Dr. Gurumurthy Kalyanaram, is a distinguished professor, a management consultant and a corporate advisor.
Dr. Kalyanaram is the Editor-in-Chief of Management Review, the Journal of Economics and Public Policy and Engineering and Technology Review Journal.
Dr. Kalyanaram is currently an advisor to and professor at International University of Japan. He advises the University on academic and accreditation matter. He is also a professor at City University of New York, and a visiting professor at Tata Institute of Social Sciences.
Dr. Kalyanaram served as the Inaugural Dean for Research at NMIMS University. Reporting to the Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Kalyanaram led, mobilized, nursed and mentored research efforts across all schools at NMIMS including in the Schools of Business, Commerce, Economics, Engineering, Pharmacy, and Science.
Dr. Kalyanaram has also served as Dean for Research, Dean for Business, Director of the Master’s Programs, Director of Research and as the Senior Faculty Liaison for External Development. He has been a visiting scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, a fellow at the Center for Russian and East European Studies, and the Inaugural Endowed Professor in Kazakhstan.
Dr. Kalyanaram’s areas of expertise are marketing, innovation and management science, and international business and strategy. His research and teaching have been eclectic and inter-disciplinary. He has been a tenured professor, management consultant and an academic administrator. He got his doctoral degree from MIT Sloan School of Management. He is a well-known scholar whose research work is highly cited. His publications have appeared in major journals such as Business and Strategy, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, Marketing Science, and Review of Industrial Organization. He has served on many editorial boards including those of Management Science and International Journal of Research in Marketing, and he currently serves on the editorial boards of International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing and Journal of Indian Business Research.
Dr. Kalyanaram has lectured and taught at many renowned universities all over the world, including Boston University, Jiang Xi University of Finance, London School of Economics, Loughborough University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), New York Institute of Technology, St. Petersburgh State University, and The University of Texas.
Dr. Kalyanaram is also a management consultant. He has consulted with several universities globally, and major corporations.
Dr. Kalyanaram has been recognized by MIT with Harold Lobdell Award for his contributions. He has served on several MIT boards and committees including the Alumni/ae Board, Enterprise Forum Board, Nomination Committee for Visiting Committees and Technology Day Committee. Currently, he serves as the President-elect of MIT South Asian Alumni/ae Association. Dr. Kalyanaram has received the Outstanding Educator of the Year by Greater Dallas Asian American Chamber of Commerce, and he has been listed in the Who’s Who in America.
Dr. Kalyanaram got his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.