Dr. Ashwini Sharma is a faculty with Institute of Management, JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur in the area of Information Systems and General Management. He has over 16 years of teaching, training, research and consulting experience. Before joining this University, he has worked with a couple of University affiliated institutes at Indore (Madhya Pradesh). He has conducted a number of Executive Development Programmes and Management Development Programmes for various organizations, such as JK Lakshmi Cements, JK Tyres, JK Papers, Institute of Chartered Accountants, Tax Practitioners Association, and Armed Police Training College, Indore. He has also been regularly invited as a Guest Faculty for FDPs conducted by a number of management institutes. As a freelancer, he has successfully developed and implemented a number of information systems for the organizations across various verticals, such as Automobiles, Pharmaceuticals, Paper, and Hospitality. He was also associated with Container Corporation of India Limited for maintenance and enhancement of their information system.
He is on the Board of Studies of a number of Institutes and has also been empanelled as a paper setter and examiner by number of Universities. He is a registered Ph.D supervisor with JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur and currently two research scholars are pursuing their Ph.D under his supervision. He has varied teaching interests that include courses like Information Systems, Database Management Systems, Information Technology, E-Business, Computer Programming, Statistics, and Research Methods. He is a member of various professional bodies, such as Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD), New Delhi; NHRD Network; Computer Society of India, Indian Science Congress Association and Insurance Institute of India.
He is also currently Vice Chairman of ISTD Jaipur Chapter and a National Council Member of ISTD, New Delhi. He has authored/co-authored more than fifty publications that include research articles published in refereed national and international journals, case studies, monographs, books, research reports and manuals. Several case studies authored by him have been published by European Case Clearing House and have been adopted by various publishers in their Case books. He has also been awarded with cash prize by ISB Hyderabad for his case writing skills. He has attended a number of conferences, seminars and workshops and presented his research works at leading institutions across the country and abroad, such as Abu Dhabi University, UAE; IIM-Bangalore; IIM-Indore; AIMA, New Delhi; and Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad. He has also won Best Research Paper awards for three of his research publications at various National and International Conferences.
• He has received the Best Paper Award for one of his paper at a National Conference organized in 2012.
• He has won cash award for one of the case studies authored by him and was shortlisted for final round of Case Chase contest organized by ISB, Hyderabad.
• Case studies authored/co-authored by him have also been published by European Case Clearing House, Cranfield University, UK.