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Hirak Dasgupta | Sustainability | Best Faculty Award

👨‍🏫Hirak Dasgupta, Dr at University of University of Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Pune, stands as a distinguished Academician/Research Scholar in the domain of Sustainability. Holding a PhD*-Managementstudies, Himachal Pradesh University, their professional journey exemplifies dedication and expertise. 📚

🌐 Professional Profiles:


CBSE (UGC-NET-Management) Exam (2016) Online Executive Education in Applied Business Analytics from ISB Business (Aug-Nov 2021) Pursuing Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Statistics from IGNOU, New Delhi. PhD in Management Studies from Himachal Pradesh University (2010).MBA from Himachal Pradesh University (1991).M.Sc. in Dairying from National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal (1988).B.Sc. from Himachal Pradesh University (1985).


➡️Teaching Experience:

Associate Professor at Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS), Symbiosis International (Deemed University) from Feb 2016 to Present, instructing various courses and mentoring students. Visiting Faculty at Management Institutes in Pune from July 2015 to Dec 2015.  Professor & Director at Balaji Institute of Modern Management (Sri Balaji Society, Pune) from July 2013 to July 2015, overseeing academic planning and teaching. Associate Professor at Lovely Professional University, Phagwara from Aug 2011 to May 2013, teaching diverse subjects and mentoring faculty members.

🔍 Dr. Hirak Dasgupta’s Extensive Research Endeavors 📊


Doctoral and MBA Student Supervision:

Currently overseeing the research work of 5 Ph.D. students specializing in Marketing and Human Resource Management. Mentored Ms. Nidhi Phutela’s extensive study on “Dimensions of Consumer Trust for Online Tourism Companies in India,” earning her a Ph.D. from Lovely Professional University, Punjab. Actively mentoring 12 MBA students, guiding their research endeavors and aiding in the publication process.

Published Works:

Co-authored the book “Role Stress among Doctors; an In-house Study” with Kumar Suresh, published by LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH in 2011. Authored chapters in esteemed edited books, such as “Companies’ Perspective on trust-building factors” in the book “Tourism Marketing – A Strategic Approach” by Apple CRC Press, a Taylor & Francis Group, among others.

Research Projects:

As a Co-Project Director, spearheaded the Minor Research Project titled “An Empirical Study to support Policy Making on International Student Mobility: A National Education Policy 2020 Perspective,” approved and fully funded (Rs 3 Lakhs) by ICSSR, New Delhi (Ongoing). As a Principal Investigator, successfully completed a minor research project on the “Impact of Higher Education imparted by Indian Universities on Pro-Sustainability Orientation of Students,” fully funded (Rs 1.40 lakhs) by Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Pune, India, in 2018. As a Co-Investigator, contributed to the completion of a minor research project titled “Indian Higher education Institutions: Attaining Competitiveness through Internationalization,” fully funded (Rs. 1.10 lakhs) by Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Pune, India, in 2017.

Top Noted Publications 📚:

  1. Ghorpade Reshma, Dasgupta Hirak (2023). “Impact of COVID-19 on the Eating Out Culture and Sensory Priorities”. Published in NMIMS Management Review, Vol.30(5), pp 26-44.
  2. Abhilash Dhankhar, Hirak Dasgupta (2023). “A Study on factors Influencing Customer brand switching behavior in Indian Telecom Market”. Published in American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference Proceedings, 2523, 030007. (Scopus)
  3. Suhas Bagal, Hirak Dasgupta (2022). “Factors Effective for Implementation of Lean in Manufacturing Organizations of India”. Published in Cardiometry, Issue 24, pp 437-443.
  4. Shribatsa Shah, Hirak Dasgupta, Sanchari Debgupta (2022). “Analyzing the impact of COVID-19 on the Hotel industry in Nepal”. Published in Cardiometry, Issue 22, pp-244-250. (WoS)
  5. Deepak Saini, Hirak Dasgupta (2022). “A study on Impact of Coronavirus pandemic on the Education System”. Published in Cardiometry, Issue 22, pp 335-342.
  6. Mandavkar, Gagan, Dasgupta Hirak (2021). “Healthcare optimization, medication management and preparedness in Retail Pharmacy industry during the COVID-19 pandemic in India”. Published in Cardiometry, Issue 19, pp 68-77.
  7. Kumar Atul, Dasgupta Hirak (2021). “Perception study on IOT based Waste management”. Published in J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 1964 062110. (Scopus, WoS)
  8. Bhattacharya Sanjay, Dasgupta Hirak (2021). “The Essence of Emotional Labour in the Life world of Indian hospitality sector employees: A Phenomenological Approach”. Published in The Qualitative Report, Vol 26(8). (Scopus)
  9. Dasgupta Hirak, Pawar Sanjay (2020). “Impact of Higher Education imparted by Indian Universities on Pro sustainability Orientation of Students”. Published in Journal of Applied Research in higher Education, Vol.13(4), pp-1110-1132. (Scopus)
  10. Pawar, Sanjay, Dasgupta Hirak, Vispute, Swati (2019). “Analysis of Factors influencing International student destination choice: a case of Indian HE”. Published in Journal of Further &Higher Education, Vol.44(10), pp-1388-1400. (Scopus)


Hirak Dasgupta| Higher Education &Sustainability | Best Faculty Award

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