Sripirabaa B Dr., BE, MBA, PhD
Dr. B. Sripirabaa earned her PhD in Management from Anna University, Chennai in 2008, MBA from GRG School of Management Studies in 1998 and BE (EEE) from PSG College of Technology in 1996.She is a certified “Accredited Management Teacher” in Human Resource Management from All India Management Association.
She has over three years of industry experience and 19 years of teaching and research experience. She joined GRG School of School of Management Studies in October 2008 and she is currently the Academic Coordinator and Coordinator for International Relations at the B-School. She spearheaded the International Accreditation process the B-School is accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), USA. As the academic coordinator she has developed and implemented Outcome Based Assessment at her institution. She has designed and implemented the MBAPLUS Scheme, a unique programme to enabling the students to realize their potential for leadership after graduation. As the coordinator of International Relations she initiated offering short duration programmes on Social Entrepreneurship, and Social Media Marketing which has gained popularity amongst the international partner institutions.
She is the recipient of the CMA-GRD Best Management Teacher Award 2011 from the Coimbatore Management Association in February 2011. GRGSMS Best Management Faculty Award for the year 2010-11 and also in 2018-19. Ramaswamy P Aiyar Best Young Teacher Award from Association of Indian Management Schools and the recipient of Silver Medal for the JL Batra Best Research Paper Award from Association of Indian Management Schools in August 2012.Her research paper has won the best paper award in the Bangalore HR Summit 2014: Strategic HR for Business Performance in December 2014. During her Sabbatical at MM Gears Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore she conducted Job Analysis and prepared Job Description and Job Specification, and designed a system for Recruitment and Selection and Performance Appraisal.
She has presented around 50 papers in National and International Management forums both in India and abroad and has published around 60 articles widely in National and International journals.She was the founder editor of “PRERANA: Journal of Management Thought and Practice”, the bi-annual Journal published by GRG School of Management Studies and is currently serving as the Executive Editor of the journal. She is also a member of the Review Board for many peer management journals.
She is a recognized guide under Bharathiar University and has the credit of producing 12 MPhils and eight PhDs. She is currently working on project funded by Indian Council of Social Science Research on “Entrepreneurial Competencies among Women Entrepreneurs”.
She has organised and conducted a number of Workshops, and Conferences, at GRGSMS, including the AICTE Sponsored Two-week Faculty Development Programmes. Research Methods being her core competency, she has organised eight editions of the FDP on Skills Development for Business Research in six years.
She believes that empowerment starts from self and demonstrates it in all her accomplishments.
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