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manoj kumar

Dr. Manoj Kumar

Ph.D.-Finance (IIT Bombay); MBA; PGDMBFS (IMT Ghaziabad)

Associate Dean & Professor, School of Business Management, NMIMS, Navi Mumbai

Subject teaching:
Financial Accounting & Analysis, Management Accounting & Control, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Investment Management, Business Valuation, Management Control Systems, Advanced Financial Statement Analysis

Major Achievements, Honours and Awards, Certifications

Subject Expert for Ph.D. Proposal at Symbiosis International University, Pune Invited as the ‘Subject Expert’ for Ph.D. Proposal titled, “A study on the role of interest coverage and signals for credit rating in India” presented by CA Biharilal Deora. (April 17, 2017).

Subject Expert for Ph.D. Proposal at Symbiosis International University, Pune Invited as the ‘Subject Expert’ for Ph.D. Proposal titled, “Role of Selected Cognitive Biases on the Entrepreneurial Risk Perception” presented by Ms. Surya Ravi. (Jan 25, 2017).

Subject Expert for Ph.D. Proposal at Symbiosis International University, Pune Invited as the ‘Subject Expert’ for Ph.D. Proposal titled, “Explanatory Factors for Dividends in India: Developing a Linear Model” presented by Ms. Geetanjali Pinto. (Oct 17, 2016).

Member of ‘Advisory Board in Research’ of Vishwakarma Institute of Management, Pune Member of ‘Advisory Board in Research’ of Vishwakarma Institute of Management, Pune since Aug 2016. (First meeting held on Sept 10, 2016)

Member of Ph.D. Admission Panel, Faculty of Management, Symbiosis International University, Pune during 2016-17 Member of the Ph.D. Admission Panel for the Faculty of Management of Symbiosis International University during 2016-17. (July 19-20, 2016)

External Expert for the Board of Studies Meeting the Central University, Jammu Invited as an external expert by the School of Business Studies, Central University, Jammu for the curriculum review of its MBA (HRM & OB) programme as per the UGC’s Choice Based Credit System. (May 27-28, 2015)

Keynote Speaker Gave a keynote titled, “Signature Pedagogies for Teaching of Management Courses” at the UGC sponsored “National Conference on Indian Financial Market: Issues and Challenges” organized by Pragati College of Arts & Commerce at Dombivili [Feb 5, 2015]

Invited as an External Expert for the Board of Studies Meeting at the Galgotias University, Noida Invited as an external expert by the School of Business, Galgotias University, Uttar Pradesh for the curriculum review of its MBA and BBA programmes. (Jan 07, 2015)

Invited Expert for Curriculum Review Invited as a ‘Finance & Accounting’ expert by the JRE School of Management for the curriculum review of its MBA programme. (June 15, 2013)

Outstanding Dedication as a Faculty Guide Outstanding Dedication as a Faculty Guide for the CFA Institute Research Challenge 2012-13 Hosted by the Indian Association of Investment Professionals.

Occasional Reviewer Served as occasional reviewer for the following journals: Vikalpa, Management Review (IIM, Bangalore); Paradigm (IMT, Ghaziabad), AIMS International Journal of Management; Problems and Perspectives in Management; Arth Anvesan.

Selection Panels :
Selection panel for recruitment of Probationary Officers (POs) of State Bank of India for SBI during 2007-08.
Selection panel for recruitment of Chief Librarian, Chief Accounts Officer-Cum CFO for IIM Rohtak during 2012-13

Editorial Board
Member of editorial boards of following journals:

Problems and Perspectives in Management, International Research Journal published by Sumy State University, Ukraine.
Arth Anvesan, a bi-annual Journal of management published by SMVDU, J&K

Invited Paper in Plenary Sessions of Conferences Kumar, Manoj, 2006 “Challenges for Higher Education in the Post-GATS Era” National Seminar titled, “Management Education in the Era of WTO” conducted by Amrapali Institute, Haldwani, India.

Best Young Faculty Award Conferred with ‘Best Young Faculty Award’ at International Business Summit & Research Conference, held at Amity International Business School Noida from February 21-23, 2007

One of the Best Paper Award Mayur, Manas & Kumar, M. 2008 “Ownership and Performance in an Emerging market: Evidence from Indian IPO firms” was adjudged as one of the best paper at the National Conference on Indian Capital Market: Emerging Issues, jointly hosted by IBS- Gurgaon and AIMS, Feb 27-28, 2008.

Best Academician Research Paper Award Mayur, M. and Kumar, Manoj 2007 “An Empirical Investigation of Determinants of Going Public Decision of Indian Companies” was awarded 'Best Academician Research Paper Award' at International Business Summit & Research Conference, held at Amity International Business School Noida from Feb 21-23, 2007.

Best Paper Award Kumar, Manoj, 2001 “The Impact of International Listings on Liquidity: Evidence from the Indian Stock Market” [Paper won the 2nd best paper award at the COSMAR 2001 conference, Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore]

Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) University Grants Commission (UGC) awarded Junior Research Fellowship for pursuing doctoral degree in field of Business Management in any of the Indian universities. Also excelled in National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship in any of the Indian universities.

Teaching Experience

18 years

Teaching and Pedagogical Innovations

Use case method of teaching, Learning Management Systems in delivery of courses & training

Consulting Experience - 1 year

Service to the University

Working as Associate Dean at School of Business Management since April 2017. My responsibilities entail overall planning & execution of management related academic and professional programme of NMIMS University at its Navi Mumbai campus viz., PGDM (AICTE approved), BBA etc

Ph.D. - Topic

A Study of the Determinants and Impacts of Indian ADRs and GDRs

Research Interest

IPOs, Foreign listings in form of ADRs/GDRs, Corporate Disclosures in areas of Corporate Governance, CSR, Environment and Sustainability

Recent Publications

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2016). How Mutual Fund Investors' Objective and Subjective Knowledge Impacts their Information Search and Processing Behaviour Chapter 3 In Harrison, T (Editor) Financial Literacy and the Limits of Financial Decision-Making. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN/ISSN: 978-3-319-30886-9.

Puri V, Sharma B.C, Kumar M, 2016 “Voluntary Human Resource Disclosure Practices of Selected Listed Indian IT Firms” Drishtikon: A Management Journal, Volume 7, Issue 2, Mar-Sept 2016.

Bora, I., Kumar, M. (2017). Long Term Dynamics of Indian ADRs Market: The Case of Persistence and Irregular Cycles. Accounting and Finance Research, Volume 6, No. 2, May 2017

Refereed Journal Publications & Book Chapters:

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2016). How Mutual Fund Investors' Objective and Subjective Knowledge Impacts their Information Search and Processing Behaviour Chapter 3 In Harrison, T (Editor) Financial Literacy and the Limits of Financial Decision-Making. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN/ISSN: 978-3-319-30886-9.

Puri V, Sharma B.C, Kumar M, 2016 “Voluntary Human Resource Disclosure Practices of Selected Listed Indian IT Firms” Drishtikon: A Management Journal, Volume 7, Issue 2, Mar-Sept 2016.

Bora, I., Kumar, M. (2017). Long Term Dynamics of Indian ADRs Market: The Case of Persistence and Irregular Cycles. Accounting and Finance Research, Volume 6, No. 2, May 2017.

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2014). Mutual Fund Investors' Knowledge Calibration and Behavioral Biases Chapter 8 In Harrison, T & Estelami, H. (Editors) Companion to Financial Services Marketing. New York: Routledge. ISBN/ISSN: 978-0-415-82914-4.

Mayur, M. & Kumar, M. (2013). Determinants of Going Public Decision in an Emerging Market: Evidence from India. Vikalpa– The Journal for Decision Makers, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 65-86. [IIM Ahmedabad Journal]

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2012). A Comprehensive Model of Information Search and Processing Behaviour of Mutual Fund Investors. Journal of Financial Services Marketing, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 31-49. [Palgrave Journal, Rated: (i) 1 by Association of Business Schools (ABS) (ii) 'B' by Australian Business Deans’ Council (ABDC); and (iii) Q3 by SCImago Journal rating]

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2012). The Impact of Perceived Purchase Risk on Investment Behaviour of Mutual Fund Investors. Decision, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 3-20. [The IIM Calcutta Journal]

Jindal, S. & Kumar, M. (2012). The Determinants of HC Disclosures of Indian Firms. Journal of Intellectual Capital, Vol. 13, No.2, pp. 221-247. [Emerald Journal, Rated: (i) 'B' by Australian Business Deans’ Council (ABDC); and (ii) Q2 by SCImago Journal rating]

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2012). The Impact of Purchase Decision Involvement on the Investment Behaviour of Mutual Fund Investors. IUP Journal of Behavioural Finance, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 27-44.

Mishra K, S. & Kumar, M. (2011). How Product Importance Perception, Need for Cognition and Enduring Involvement Influence Investors’ Knowledge of Investment Products? Journal of Modern Accounting and Auditing, Vol. 7, No. 9, 920-933. [Rated: 'C' by Australian Business Deans’ Council (ABDC)]

Mishra K, Sanjay and Kumar, Manoj, 2011 “How Mutual Fund Investors’ Objective & Subjective Knowledge Impacts their Information Search and Processing Behavior”, Journal of Financial Services Marketing, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 27-41 [Palgrave Journal, Rated: (i) 1 by Association of Business Schools (ABS) (ii) 'C' by Australian Business Deans’ Council (ABDC); and (iii) Q3 by SCImago Journal rating]