International Advisory Board




SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) is one of the first universities in India to constitute an International Advisory Board (IAB) in 2003 with 31 Distinguished Deans, Directors and professors from top universities across the world. The membership has grown to over 50 today.The IAB is actively involved in building a stronger international dimension - in curriculum, research and teaching methodology. It has helped to create innovative avenues for research and successful careers at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), by:

  • Advising on implementation of systems and processes to take the standard of higher education to international standards
  • Identifying and facilitating cooperation with reputed universities and industries in their  country, for collaborative academic and research programs
  • Formulating research schemes for availing external funding both in India and abroad


Directory - International Advisory Board Members (A-Z)

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Dr. Al Lieberman
Prof. of Marketing, Executive Director
Entertainment, Media and Technology Program
Stern School of Business, NYU

Prof. Allan Baker
Associate Dean, Administration and International Projects
School of Cinematic Arts
University of Southern California

Dr. Allan L. Fisher
President and CEO
Carnegie Technology Education, Pittsburgh


Dr. Ashish Arora
Professor of Economics and Public Policy
Carnegie Mellon University

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Prof. Dr. Bernhard Glaeser
Social Science Research Centre

Dr. Bob Hoekstra
Former CEO, Philips R&D Center
CEO, Opportunity India Consulting

Dr. Bopaya Bidanda
Ernest E. Roth Professor and Chair, Dept. of Industrial Engg.
Prof. of Business Administration
Joseph M. Katz Graduate Business School
University of Pittsburgh

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Dr. Cauligi S. Raghavendra
Sr. Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives
Prof. Electrical Engineering and
Prof. of Computer Science
Viterbi School of Engineering
University of Southern California

Dr. Christopher R Lowe
Institute of Biotechnology
University of Cambridge

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Dr. Daniel Chandran
Deputy Head of School,School of Systems, Management & Leadership
Associate Member, Centre for Human Centered Technology Design
University of Technology, Sydney
New South Wales

Dr. Prof. David E.Luzzi
Dean, College of Engineering
230, Snell Engineering Center
North Eastern University

Dr. David L. Bartlett
Vice Chairman, Surgical Oncology & Gastrointestinal Services
Bernard Fisher Professor of Surgery
Chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Pittsburgh

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Prof. Ernest J. Wilson III
Dean and Walter H.Annenberg Chair in Communication
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
University of Southern California

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Dr. Francis Y. L. Chin
Associate Dean of Engineering
Professor and Chair, Computer Science
University of Hong Kong

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Dr. Ganesh Krishnamoorthy
Professor, Accounting
Northeastern University

Dr. Gilbert H. Mudge
Senior Cardiologist and Senior Medical Advisor
Director BWH International Program
Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Dr. H. Raghav Rao
Professor, Department of MSS, School of Management
State University of New York

Dr. Hemant K. Bhargava
Professor, and Jerome and Elsie Suran Chair in Technology Management
Graduate School of Management
University of California, Davis

Dr. Hemant K. Jain
Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

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Prof. J. N. Reddy
Distinguished Professor and Holder of Oscar S.Wyatt Chair
Department of mechanical engineering
Texas A & M University

Dr. Jeremy Howells
Dean, Faculty of Business and Law
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom

Dr. Joanne L. Russel
Director, Center for Global Health
University of Pittsburgh

Dr. John N.Fini
Homewood Intellectual Property & Technology Commercialization
(Homewood IP), Director, Fast-forward Initiative,
The Johns Hopkins University

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Dr. K. Sivakumar
Professor of Marketing
Lehigh University

Dr. Kannan Srinivasan
Rohet Tolani Distinguished Professor of International Business
H. J. Heinz II Professor of Management, Marketing and Information Systems
Carnegie Mellon University

Prof. Katsutoshi Ayano
Chief of the Dept. of Business Administration
and Political Sciences, Tokai University

Dr. Kenneth K.W. Lee
Associate Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair for Graduate Education and Program Director
Department of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh

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Dr. Lee Loke Chong
Executive Director
Singapore Institute of Manufacturing

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Dr. Malcom Peat
Executive Director
Queen's University

Dr. Mark Stehlik
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education, CSD
Carnegie Mellon University

Dr. Medini R. Singh
Senior Lecturer in Discipline in Business
Columbia University

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Dr. V. G. Narayanan
Thomas D. Casserly, Jr. Professor of Business Administration
Unit Head, Accounting and Management
Harvard Business School
Harvard University

Dr. V. Narayanamurti
Benjamin Peirce Professor and Director of Science
Technology and Public Policy Program
Harvard Kennedy School

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Dr. Oliver Linton
Professor of Econometrics
London School of Economics

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Dr. Parasuraman
James W. McLamore Chair in Marketing,
Professor, and Department Chair, Marketing
University of Miami

Dr. Pradeep Khosla
University of California, San Diego

Dr. Prasant Mohapatra
Professor, Computer Science Department
Associate Chancellor,
University of California, San Diego

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Prof. Raj Acharya
Professor and Head,
Computer Science & Engineering
Director, Advanced Laboratory for Information Systems & Analysis (ALISA)
The Pennsylvania State University

Dr. Ramaiya Balachandra
Professor, IOA Group
College of Business Administration
Northeastern University, Boston

Dr. Ravi Kumar
Associate Dean for International Programs and Professor
University of Southern California


Prof. Dr. Rer. Pol. Eberhard K. Hohl
Head of MBA Program, International Business Management
Director of International Affairs
Faculty Technology and Management
Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten
University of Applied Sciences


Dr. Rohan Abeyaratne
Quentin Berg Professor of Mechanics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. S. P. Raj
Professor, Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University

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Prof. Satish Udpa
Dean, College of Engineering
University Distinguished Professor
Michigan State University

Dr. Seeram Ramakrishna
Professor of Materials Engineering and Director of Center for Nan fibers & Nanotechnology
National University of Singapore

Dr. Shiladitya Sengupta
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Health Science and Technology
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Dr. Stacey Lawson
Co-Founder and Industry Fellow
Center of Entrepreneurship and Technology
University of California, Berkeley

Dr. Sunil Dutta
Chair, Accounting Group
Joan and Egon von Kaschnitz
Distinguished Associate Professor
University of California at Berkeley

Dr. Sunil Gupta
Edward W. Carter Professor of Business Administration
Chair, General Management Program
Harvard Business School
Harvard University

Prof. Sunil Saigal
Distinguished Professor and Dean
Newark College of Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102

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Dr. Thas Nirmalathas
Director, MERIT
Associate Dean of Engineering
University of Melbourne

Dr. Tom Byers
Professor and Academic Director
Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Stanford University

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Dr. N. Venkatraman
David J. McGrath Jr. Professor in Management
Boston University

Dr. M. S. Vijay Kumar
Senior Strategic Advisor for Digital Learning & Director,OEIT
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Vithala R. Rao
Deane W. Malott Professor of Management
Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University

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Dr. Wai K. Cheng
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director, Sloan Automotive Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. William David Evans
Head, Dept of Medical physics
Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust
University Hospital of Wales

Dr. Wong Poh Kam
NUS Entrepreneurship Centre
National University of Singapore

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