The Summer School faculty bring wide-ranging experience in areas including Development Management, Economics, Finance, Organizational Behavior, Political Science, Public Policy and Public Health, and Strategy.
Anirudh Krishna is a Professor of Public Policy and Political Science at Duke University. His research investigates how poor communities and individuals in developing countries cope with the structural and personal constraints that result in poverty and powerlessness. Before turning to academia, Krishna worked for 14 years in the Indian Administrative Service where he managed initiatives related to rural and urban development. He earned a Ph.D. in Government from Cornell University (2000) and a Master's in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics.
Soorjith Karthikeyan is a faculty member in the Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management area at IIM Udaipur. His research interests include organizations, industry evolution and economic sociology. He has a PhD from the University of Lugano in Switzerland and was a Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Business Studies at Uppsala University in Sweden before joining IIMU.
M S Sriram is a Visiting Faculty at IIM Bangalore, Distinguished Fellow of the Institute for Research and Development of Banking Technology and a Visiting Professor at IIM Udaipur. Recently he was on the External Advisory Committee to RBI that recommended licences to new Small Finance Banks. He is on the board of NDDB Dairy Services and NABARD Financial Services and a Trustee of Pratham Books and Dastkar Andhra.
Corinne Krupp is Associate Professor of the Practice of Public Policy and Director of Graduate Studies, Master's Program in International Development Policy (MIDP), Duke Center for International Development. Corinne Krupp received her B.A. degree in economics from Indiana University (1984) and her M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania (1986, 1990). Her primary fields are international trade and finance, and econometrics and statistics.
Eric Wibbels is a Professor in the Department of Political Science, Duke University. His teaching and research focus on development, decentralized governance, and other areas of political economy. He earned his Master's and Ph.D. from the University of New Mexico and is co-general editor of the Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics series.
Hriday Kant Dewan is an Adjunct Professor at Azim Premji University and an Educational Advisor of Vidya Bhawan Society. He is involved in developing curricula and materials for capacity building of pre-service and in-service teachers at the National and State level (Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, and Haryana). He obtained his Ph.D. in Physics from Delhi University.
Professor Janat Shah is the Director of Indian Institute of Management Udaipur. His research interests include supply chain management, design of manufacturing systems and project management. He is an alumnus of IIT Bombay and is a fellow of IIM Ahmedabad.
Marc Jeuland is an Assistant Professor with a joint appointment in the Sanford School of Public Policy and the Duke Global Health Institute. His research interests include non-market valuation, water and sanitation, environmental health, the planning and management of trans-boundary water resources and the impacts and economics of climate change. He earned his Master's and Ph.D. from North Carolina – Chapel Hill.
Rajiv Khandelwal is founder and Director of Aajeevika Bureau, a pioneering initiative dedicated to providing services and solutions to the vast number of unskilled, vulnerable migrant workers in India. Rajiv graduated from IRMA, Anand and has been a development practitioner for over 22 years. He has written and taught extensively on the subject of livelihoods, labor and migration.
Sandhya Bhatia is a faculty member in the Finance and Accounting area at IIM Udaipur. Her research interests include financial accounting and management, working capital management, business restructuring and management of financial services. She is a qualified Chartered Accountant and obtained her Ph.D. from Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur.
Sharad Iyengar is an M.D. trained in Pediatrics and Public Health. He worked for several years with the United Nations in India and abroad providing technical assistance on issues such as contraception, maternal health and neonatal health care. He is a co-founder of Action Research & Training for Health (ARTH) (www.arth.in), an NGO providing preventative and curative public health interventions based in Rajasthan. Sharad serves on committees of the World Health Organization and the Indian Council of Medical Research and is an Adjunct Professor at the Sanford School of Public Policy USA in which capacity he teaches global health.
Srinivasan Tatachari is a faculty member in the Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management area at IIM Udaipur. His research interests include social identity in organizations, group dynamics, organizational learning and knowledge management, and social capital. He is an alumnus of IIM Bangalore and is also a fellow of IIM Bangalore.
Thomas Joseph is a faculty member in the Business Policy and Strategy area at IIM Udaipur. His research interests include strategy and international business; strategic alliances; competition; and market structure and conduct of firms. He is a fellow of IIM Bangalore.