Professor Mousumi Bhattacharya, Ph. D.
Charles F. Dolan School of Business, Fairfield University
Mousumi teaches strategy and human resource management at the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, Fairfield University. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and an MBA from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India; and a Ph.D. in Management from Syracuse University, New York, USA. She has worked for the largest steel manufacturer in India, listed in Fortune 500 (1997) for seven years in human resource management and strategic planning.
Mousumi’s main area of research is strategic human resource (HR) management, where she investigates the links between people skills, behavior, and practices and firm performance. She is also interested in the international dimensions of business, specially the role of people for global businesses. Mousumi has presented her research in many prestigious national and international conferences organized by the Academy of Management, Strategic Management Society, and Eastern Academy of Management. Her research has been published by the Strategic Management Society, and the Global Business and Technology Association. Currently she is working on several research articles under review at top journals in Management.
HONORS AND AWARDS
Outstanding empirical paper award nomination at the Eastern Academy of Management 2004
Conference for Bhattacharya, M., Gibson, D., and Doty, D.H. Human resources and competitive advantage:
The effects of skill, behavior and HR practice flexibility on firm performance.
Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society for high scholastic achievement, inducted 2001.
Phi Beta Delta Honor Society for International scholars, inducted 1998.
Academy of Management
Academy of International Business
Strategic Management Society
Society for Human Resource Management
Eastern Academy of Management
Fairfield University, CT, USA Fall 2000–till date
(Business Policy and Strategy capstone, International HRM, HRM)
Teaching evaluation: 92 percentile in 2003-04
Syracuse University, NY, USA 1997 - 1999
(Business Policy and Strategy capstone, HRM)
Steel Authority of India Ltd., India 1992 - 1996
(In-house faculty for Executive training)
Steel Authority of India Ltd. 1989-1996
(Managerial position in Strategic Planning & Coordination, Human Resource Management)
Associate Professor, Management
Charles F. Dolan School of Business
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, Connecticut 06824
Phone: (203) 254-4000