Faculty Details

Prof. Sourabh Sharma

Specialization : Information Systems

Designation : Associate Professor

Email : sourabh@imibh.edu.in

  • Ph. D. in Management from Institute of Commerce and Management, Jiwaji University, Gwalior
  • MBA (Systems/IT), IMS, Devi Ahilaya Vishwa Vidhyalay, Indore
  • MCA, IASE University, Sardarshahar
  • B.Com., University of Rajasthan, Jaipur
Dr. Sourabh Sharma is an Associate Professor for Information Systems at International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneshwar. He is an eminent Management Consultant, outstanding Professional Practitioner, Trainer, Academician and Educationist Counselor in Management, has been associated with Management Education and Industrial practitioner for over a decade now. He is expertise in the areas of Management Information System, Database Management System, Software Project Management, Data warehousing & Mining and many different Programming languages. He has also given his consultancy to Union Bank, Ujjain to convert their pension management software from Foxpro to Visual Basic. He started his career with Reliance Communications as a database consultant and served there for four years. Since last 11 years he is in management consultancy and teaching.

Dr. Sourabh Sharma did M.B.A. from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore and completed his Ph.D. from the Institute of Commerce and Management, Jiwaji University, Gwalior. He has published more than 30 research papers into different peer reviewed journal of good repute. He is also guiding Ph.D. to two research scholars in the area of Management. One of the scholar has already awarded Doctoral degree in Management under his able supervision.

Dr. Sharma is associated with an international journal, “Business and Management Studies”, as a reviewer and has reviewed many of the international research papers. Business and Management Studies (ISSN: 2374-5916; E-ISSN: 2374-5924) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal, published by Redfame Publishing, USA. Dr. Sharma has also organized many Research Methodology workshops for faculties and research scholars. He has also chaired the International conferences into different universities and management institutes. . He is a life time member in editorial board of many national and international academic bodies. He is also the member of the advisory board for People’s Journal of Management, Bhopal. He has been holding several administrative positions since last one and a half decade.

Recently Dr. Sharma has organized an International Conference as a convener at IMI-Bhubaneswar along with EGADE business school, Mexico City, Mexico on “Global Business Environment: Business Analytics and Cyber Security Management”. The International Conference got a huge success which was accorded recognition by ICSSR and was highly appreciated by the participants from India and Abroad.

Books

 Sharma, S. (2016), Management Information System, Horizon Publishers, New Delhi.

 Conference Proceedings & Papers

 Sharma, S. (2016), “Electronic Banking Service Quality Assessment A Comparative Study of State Bank of India and ICICI Bank”, in National Conference on “New Paradigms in Management, Economics & Commerce (NCNPMEC-2016), 11-12 March, Modi University, Modinagar, India.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Assessing the Determinants of Adoption of M-Banking by Students: A Study Using an Extended TAM Model”, in International conference on Global Business Environment: Strategies for Business Analytics and Cyber Security Management, 11-12 December, International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar, India.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Employees Perspectives on the Effectiveness of Computerization of Retail Banking Operations in India: Analysis of Public and Private Bank Segments”, in International conference on Global Business Environment: Strategies for Business Analytics and Cyber Security Management, 11-12 December, International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar, India.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Impact of Computerization: Public vs. Private Sector Banks (An Employee’s Perspective)”, in International Business Research Conference 2015, 6-7 February, International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar, India.

Sharma, S. (2014), “A study of Security Issues in E- Banking”, in National Conference, June, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, India.

Sharma, S. (2014), “Factors Influencing Online Shopping And Payment System: An Exclusive Study of Female’s Perception Towards e-Shopping”, in Emerging Paradigms in Corporate Finance and Regulatory Framework, January, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, India.

Sharma, S. (2014), “Impact of Service Quality, Service Convenience and Perceived Price Fairness on Customer Satisfaction in Indian Retail Banking Sector”, in Management and Labour Studies, SAGE Publications, Jamshedpur, India.

Sharma, S. (2014), “Social Entrepreneurship and Institutional Environment in an Emerging Economy”, in AICTE sponsored National Conference, February, IILM-AHL, Jaipur, India.

Sharma, S. (2013), “Benefits and potentialities of e- Banking services: study to find the acuity of student’s community”, in National Conference, February, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, India.

Sharma, S. (2011), “Strategic IT: Application in Rural Prospects”, in National Conference, February, The Technological Institute of Textile & Sciences, Bhiwani, India.

 

Journal Article

 Sharma, S. (2016), “Assessing the Determinants of Adoption of M-Banking by Students: A study using an extended TAM Model”, Business Analytics and Cyber Security Management in Organizations.

Sharma, S. (2016), “Employees Perspectives on the Effectiveness of Computerization of Retail Banking Operations in India: Analysis of Public and Private Bank Segments”, International Journal of Business Competition and Growth, December.

Sharma, S. (2015), “An Assessment of customers’ E-Service Quality Perception through WEBQUAL Scale: A Study on Online Banking Services”, Researchers World-Journal of Arts, Science & Commerce, July.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Benefits and potentialities of e- Banking services: A study to find the acuity of student’s community”, Business Analyst, A refereed Journal of Shri Ram College of Commerce, Oct-Mar.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Electronic Banking Service Quality Assessment: A Comparative Study of State Bank of India and ICICI Bank”, PRAGYAA- Journal of Management.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Examining Factors Affecting Females’ Perception Towards The Usage Of Electronic Payment System: An Exclusive Study On E-Shopping”, Journal of Advances in Business Management.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Impact of Computerization on Employees – A Comparison of Public and Private Sector Banks”, Emerging Trends in Management, Feb.

Sharma, S. (2015), “Service Quality, Service Convenience, Price And Fairness, Customer Loyalty, And Mediating Role of Customer Satisfaction”, International Journal of Bank Marketing, Vol. 33 No. 4.

Sharma, S. (2013), “Crimes and Risks of Computerization in Indian Banks”, MIMT Journal of IT & Management Research, Dec.

Sharma, S. (2013), “Customer Perception of Service Convenience: A Comparison between Public and New Private Sector Banks”, Global Business Review, Sept.

Sharma, S. (2013), “Customer Perception of Service Quality and Perceived Price and Fairness: A Comparison between Public and New Private Sector Banks”, Journal of Strategic Marketing, June.

Sharma, S. (2012), “An Implication of Computerization: Public Vs. Private Sector Banks”, Pranjnan Journal of Social and Management Sciences, Oct-Dec.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Customer Perception on the Acceptance & Performance of Internet Banking in Public Sector Banks”, Journal of Production Research and Management, April.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Determine the Factors of Adoption for Radio Frequency Identification Technology by the Retailers of Hypermarket”, Journal of Control and Instrumentation, April.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Positive Psychology and Its Relevance with S4 (Stress, Self-Efficacy, Self Confidence and Self Esteem)”, Lachoo Management Journal, June.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Relevance of Positive Psychology with Stress and Self Confidence”, People’s Journal of Management, Dec.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Strategic IT: Application in Rural Prospects”, Strategic Transformation in Globalised Era, May.

Sharma, S. (2012), “Technological Determinants of RFID Adoption in retail industry: An Exploratory Analysis”, 4D International Journal of IT & Commerce, Dec.

Sharma, S. (2011), “An Analysis of Various Factors With Reference To Computerisation Effects in Public and Private Sector Banks”, The journal of Indian Management & Strategy, Jan-March.

Sharma, S., “Customer Satisfaction and Customer Loyalty in Public and Private Sector Banks: A Comparison”, NSHM Journal of Management Research and Applications.

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Organized an International Conference
  • Successfully organized an International Conference in association with EGADE Business School, Mexico City, Mexico, on “Global Business Environment: Strategies for Business Analytics and Cyber Security Management” on December 11-12, 2015 at International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneswar. Also received ICSSR funding for organizing the conference.
Session Chair Conferences
  • Chaired a session at an International Conference on "System Modelling & Advancement in Research Trends (SMART)" organized by Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, U. P., Oct. 2012
Research Guidance
  1. Research supervisor of Ms. Vinita Kaura. She was enrolled for Ph.D. programme in management under the Faculty of Management Studies, Mody University of Science and Technology, Lakshmangarh. She has been awarded the doctoral degree. Her research title was: “Analysis Antecedents and Consequence of Customer Satisfaction: An Empirical Study of Indian Banking Sector”.
  1. Providing research guidance to one full time research scholars Ms. Gazal Punyani. She is enrolled for Ph.D. programme in management under the Faculty of Management Studies, Mody Institute of Technology & Science, Lakshmangarh. Ms. Gazal Punyani’s research title is: An analysis of information technology adoption and evaluation of e-service quality with special reference to public, private and foreign banks in Rajasthan”
Workshop / Faculty Development Program (FDP)
  1. Organized one day workshop on “Awareness Creation on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy” in association with IIT Roorkee, Sponsored by Department of IT, Government of India, at MITS Lakshmangarh on September 03, 2006
  2. Attended a four days FDP on “E-Business” at ABV-IIITM Gwalior, July 08.
  3. Attended a three days “HR Conclave”, New Delhi, Organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), November 2008 & 2012
  4. Attended a three days “HR Conclave”, Jaipur, Organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), February 2009 & 2012
  5. Attended FDP on “The Indian HR Convention”, New Delhi, organized by Tackyon Pvt. Ltd., September, 2010
  6. Attended FDP on the topic “Facilitating Alignment and Double-Loop Learning”, Organized by Faculty of Management Studies, Mody Institute of Technology & Science, Rajasthan, December 2012
  7. Attended FDP on the topic “The Championship Journey”, Organized by Faculty of Management Studies, Mody Institute of Technology & Science, Rajasthan, August 2013
  1. Evaluator  for Rajasthan University’s answer books
  2. Evaluator for  MBA(IT) of “Gandhi Vihar University (Sardarsahar)”
  3. Paper setter for “Suresh Gyan Vihar University”, Jaipur
  4. Member of advisory board for People’s Journal of Management, Bhopal
  5. Worked on the Prepaid Customer Database of Reliance Infocomm (Mumbai)
  6. Taken Charge of MBA Placements from last five years at FMS-MUST

International Management Institute (IMI), Bhubaneshwar

Associate Professor (Information Systems)                              29 Nov’ 2014 to date           

Faculty of Management Studies, Mody University of Science & Technology, Lakshmangarh, Sikar, Rajasthan, India

Associate Professor (Systems/IT)                                            01 Apr’ 06 to 25 Nov’ 2014

Jagan Institute of Management Studies, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India                               

Lecturer (Systems)                                                                  Jul’ 05 to Mar’ 06

Shri Akula College of Management Studies, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India                       

Lecturer and HOD                                                                    Jul’ 04 to Jul’ 05

Reliance Infocomm, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Customer Response Executive- Pre Paid, (CRE)                      Nov’ 03 to Jul’ 04

Reliance Telecommunication, Indore, M.P., India                    

Re-Activation Manager                                                      Aug’ 00 to Nov’ 03