Dr. Babu Thomas
(Professor) MA (Psychology), B ED, Ph. D
Dr. Babu Thomas currently serves as Dean (Research) at AIMIT, Mangalore for the past 5 years. He has completed MA in Psychology from Karnataka University, Dharwad and Ph.D from MS University, Baroda in the area of Industrial Psychology. He also holds a Bachelor of Education (B ED) from Karnataka University. He has a distinguished career of 25 years in teaching and research in SIBER Institute of Management and Research, Kolhapur, Maharashtra where he served as Professor and Head of the Department of Human Resource Management.
He has successfully guided 35 M Phils and 6 P HDs. He was the editor of the Journal, South Asian Journal of management Research (SAJMR). He was the Chairman of BOS in Human Resource Management and a member of academic council at SIBER Institute of Management and Research, Kolhapur. He was an examiner for different universities for management education. He has published more than a dozen papers in national and international journals. He attended various seminars and workshops both at the national and international level and presented various papers. He has co authored a Book titled‘High Performing Organisations: Issues and Challenges, a collection of essays. He has conducted many Executive Development Programmes in the area of Leadership, Creativity, Self awareness and Stress Management. Dr Babu Thomas is also a PLD guide for Tumkur University & 5 students are pursuing PLD in management discipline.