GIM   >>   Core and Adjunct Faculty   >>   Shiva Kakkar



Shiva Kakkar

Shiva Kakkar
Assistant Professor
Email Id:
  • Ph.D., (IIM-Ahmedabad)
  • B.E. (Nagpur University)


Dr. Shiva Kakkar completed his Ph.D. in organizational behavior from IIM-Ahmedabad. Before joining the doctoral programme he worked as an SAP consultant with Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. He has published in various international journals and has consulted with leading organizations in India such as the Indian Hotels Company Ltd., Taj Sats Air Catering Ltd. And Opshub Ltd. (India).

Area of expertise:

HR systems, Performance management, Employee motivation, Public service motivation, Indian knowledge systems

Courses offered:

Organizational behavior, Inter-group processes, Leadership in organizations, Performance management, Organizational development and change management.

Research and consulting area:

HR systems and employee motivation, Public service motivation, Indian knowledge systems.

Research & Publications:

  1. Kakkar, S. (2019). The Goblet and Two Faces: Understanding Transcendence and Paradox from the perspective of Advaita Vedanta. The Learning Organization, Vol. 26 No. 4, pp. 412-424.
  2. 2. Kakkar S. (Forthcoming). LMX and Employee resilience: The Mediating role of Regulatory Focus. Management Research Review (Accepted).
  3. Chaudhuri, M., Kakkar, S., & Shekhar, S. (2013). A study of the effect of HR practices on organizational effectiveness. International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, 6(1), 22-32.
  4. Kakkar, S.; Shekhar, S. and Chaudhuri, M. (2010). SMC: A Case Study on the Effect of HR Practices on Organizational Health. In H P Gupta and Tojo Thatchenkery (Eds.) Leveraging Global Competitiveness for Organizational Excellence: Management Cases, Macmillan Advanced Research Series, New Delhi.