Dr. Ashok Chopra
A highly skilled, accomplished and experienced Senior Academician in Teaching, and Training & Development (Associate Professor – Management & Commerce Program Director PhD & Member Research Committee Amity University Dubai), with strong learning acumen. Demonstrated research success with multiple published articles/papers, books and book chapters. 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 12 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 Fifty Papers in International Journals of Repute, Is on The reviewing, 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, Commerce, Program Leader PhD, and MBA 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.
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, ensuring that students are aware of course, program learning outcomes, learning strategies and evaluation techniques; providing individual tutoring, and academic counseling 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.