Editor In Chief

Dr. S. S. Bhakar
Qualification: — Ph.D, MBA,MCS, AMIETE
E-Mail: — ssb1958@rediffmail.com
Contact No: — 91-9009185775

• Dr S. S. Bhakar is currently heading Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior as Director. He has been extensively involved in various research activities including supervising PhD scholars. Four scholars have been awarded PHD degrees under his supervision and one has submitted his thesis. Currently nine scholars are pursuing their PhD degrees under his guidance from two Universities, Jiwaji University, Gwalior; and Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He is presently working on research projects in the area of Supply Chain Management, Forecasting, Quality Control, Productivity and Value addition in Retailing. He has published 110 research papers, book reviews and case studies in refereed journals and books. He has published eight edited books as sole editor or as first author among the editorial team. The edited books have been published by McMilan International, Excel Books New Delhi and Crescent Publishers, Allahabad. Two edited books are in their final stages of publication. He has Chaired Sessions and presented papers in about sixty conferences and seminars across the country. Dr. Bhakar is a well known trainer and he has conducted in-house training programs for some of the most reputed organizations in the country such as Essar Steel, Eicher Motors, Syncom formulations etc. and has organized and conducted Executive Development Programs on ISTD platform. Dr. Bhakar has successfully organized four national conferences and three International conferences as conference chairman; Nine Case Writing Workshops as main resource person and supervisor/editor; and four National Research Methodology workshops (one of them AICTE Sponsored) as Main resource person. He has been the main resource person in more than fifteen other Research Methodology workshops organized by various National level institutes. Dr. Bhakar has held senior positions of various bodies such as Chairman, Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) Indore chapter (2003-2004), Secretary ISTD, Indore chapter (2000-2001) and Executive President, Gwalior Management Association from 2005 till date. Dr. Bhakar is a life member of Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) New Delhi, associate member of Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers, New Delhi and member, All India Management Association, New Delhi. He can be contacted at ssb1958@rediffmail.com, ssb1958@gmail.com