Dr. Ashok Chopra
Associate Professor (Management & Commerce) and Program Director PhD and MBA Programs at Amity University Dubai - UAE
A highly skilled, accomplished and experienced Senior Academician in Teaching, and Training & Development, with strong learning acumen. Demonstrated research success with multiple published articles; Expert in creating effective environments for applied learning which accommodates students’/trainees’ diverse cultural and educational backgrounds, experiences, and individual learning styles. Have more than 24 years of international industry experience at senior and leadership positions; Entrepreneurial experience of more than 10 years and more than 10 years of experience in as academician and corporate trainer. A perfect blend of academia, industry and entrepreneurship. Published Two Books, No. of Book Chapters, More than Forty Five Papers in Internal Journal of Repute, Is on The Editorial and advisory board of reputed Journals, Conferences and Institutions. PhD; MBA; Certified 6 Sigma Manager (Black Belt) Post Graduate in Business, Administrative, and Marketing & Sales Management, Chartered Fellow CILT UK & Full Member CIPS UK Served as a consultant at FIATA/NAFL (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations), Switzerland from Jan. 2014 to Dec. 2015. Currently Associate Professor (School of Management and Commerce0 and Program Leader PhD and MBA (Full Time & Working Professional) at Amity University Dubai. Have conducted more than Two Hundred Seventy Corporate Training Programs through an entrepreneurial venture – Provided Management Consultancy, to number of organizations, which are not started and managed by people having management qualification/background. Core skills as academician include ensuring program and course curricula are current, relevant and reflective of best practices within a professional/program discipline. Further defining, evaluating, and validating learning outcomes for courses and programs. Creating learning environments that accommodate students’ diversity in cultures, education, experiences, and learning styles. Designing appropriate strategies and methods for facilitating and assessing student learning that are invitational and reflective of best practices in teaching. Developing methods to assess student performance consistent with the learning outcomes of the course, and metrics that address multiple learning styles. Producing multi-media materials, alternative delivery strategies, and incorporating a variety of educational technologies into the learning process. Communicating and ensuring that students are aware of course and program learning outcomes, learning strategies and evaluation techniques; providing individual tutoring and academic counselling as per student needs Have won One Gold, Three Silver Medals and Two Cash Prizes for Topping among Twenty Six Centers in India in Post - Graduation in Business Management and Marketing & Sales Management.