Dr. Sher Singh Bhakar
Ph.D, M.B.A., MCS, AMIETE Director
Certified lead assessor for ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
Dr. Bhakar is currently heading Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior as Director. Before joining PIMG as Director, Dr. Bhakar has worked with Prestige Institute of Management and Research, Indore for nine years and was coordinator for Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques for the entire tenure of nine years.
Dr. Bhakar completed his Ph.D. in Management from Devi Ahilya University, Indore on the topic “A Comparative Study of Material Handling Systems in Automobile Industry.”; Post Graduation in Management (M.B.A. – Operations Management from IGNOU, New Delhi; Masters in Computer Science from Indo-German Cultural society, Mumbai and Graduation in Engineering (B.E.- Electronics and Telecommunications, AMIETE) from IETE, New Delhi. He has undergone six month’s training on missile technology by British Aerospace in U.K.
Dr. Bhakar has been extensively involved in various research activities including supervising PHD Scholars. Eight scholars have been awarded PH.D Degree under his supervision and one has submitted his thesis. Currently 6 scholars are pursuing their Ph.D. 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 150 research papers, book reviews and case studies in refereed journals and books. He has published Twelve edited books as sole editor or as first author among the editorial team. The edited books have been published by Bloomsbury, McMillan International, Excel books New Delhi and Cresent Publishers, Allahabad. Four 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.
During his tenure as Director PIMG, Dr. Bhakar has successfully organized four International conferences and four National conferences as conference chairman, Eleven Case Writing Workshops as main resource person and supervisor/ editor, and five National Research Methodology Workshops (one of them AICTE Sponsored) as Main resource person. He has been the main resource person in twenty other Research Methodology workshops organized by National Institute of Agricultural Marketing, Jaipur; Petroleum University, Gurgaon; MDS University, Ajmer; IILM, Jaipur; Pioneer Institute of Management, Indore; Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Gwalior; Podar Institute of Management, Jaipur; JK Business School, Gurgaon; Centurion Institute of Professional Studies, Jaipur; Gitarattan Institute of Business Studies, New Delhi and Baba Ramdev College of Engineering and Management Nagpur.
Dr. Bhakar has held senior positions of various bodies such as Chairman, Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) Indore chapter (2003-2004), Secretary ISTC, 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.