Primary Area : Strategy
Fellow Program in Management (FPM), Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.), Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi
Indian School Certificate (ISC), St. Columba's School, New Delhi
Entrepreneurhsip-indvidual, firm & institutional levels
Firms dominant logic
Institutional entrepreneurship-paradox of embedded agency
Associate Professor, IIM Ahmedabad, India, 2015-Present
Associate Professor, Fairfield University, CT, USA, 2013-2015
Assistant Professor, Fairfield University, CT, USA, 2009-2013
Assistant Professor, Augustana College, IL, USA, 2006-2009
Academy of Management (since 2005): Entrepreneurship/Organization & Management Theory Divisions
Entreprenuer (1980-2000) : involved in engineering start-ups, established and ran job shops engaged in abrasive blasting & metal/plasma spraying
2010 - Invited talk at the 2010 Research Colloquium on Social Entrepreneurship hosted by the Skoll Centre at the University of Oxford Said Business School
2009 - Distinguished Research Award by Allied Academics for "Prolegomena to a New Ecological Perspective in Entrepreneurship" jointly with McKenzie, B. M. at New Orleans, Louisiana, April 2009.
2008 - Presidential Research Fellowship- Awarded by the President, Augustana College, June 2008.
2008 - Coleman Foundation - Small Business School Scholarship to attend the 2008 USASBE Conference in San Antonio, Jan 2008.
2007 - Kauffman Foundation- Scholarship to attend "The Experiential Class Room", Syracuse University, Sept 13-16, 2007.
2007 - Creative Teaching Award "The Experiential Class Room", Sept 13-16, 2007.
2007 - Distinguished Research Award "A Hermeneutical Approach to Understanding Entrepreneurial Failure" jointly with McKenzie, B. M. at Jacksonville, Florida, April 2007.