Dr. Papiya Banerji comes with the rich experience of leading one of the top management Institutes of India. Dr. Banerji, former Deputy Director of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Bangalore had joined the institute in its founding year and played a major role in shaping it. At SIBM, Bangalore Dr. Banerji was instrumental in building its brand image and adeptly engaging industries in different activities of the institute.
A member of the Board of Studies at SIBM Bangalore during her tenure, Dr. Banerji led all academic activities including designing courses, curriculum and academic administration. She was also a member of the Academic Council, Symbiosis International University for the period 2009-2011.
A Doctorate in Applied Psychology from the University of Calcutta Dr. Banerji started her career as a Research Scholar, in the Dept. of Applied Psychology, in the University of Calcutta. During this engagement she was involved in various research projects in a wide array of subjects related to her area of research specialization. Her current research interests include teamwork, managerial effectiveness and management teaching.
Designing and delivering behavioral training is yet another strength and key area of interest for Dr. Banerji. She has designed and delivered training programs for middle and senior level managers of various reputed public and private enterprises such as BEL, NMDC, CESC, TATA Projects, Basix, Sumtotals Pvt. Ltd, World Vision, to name just a few.
As an education entrepreneur she has organized many educational events in diverse areas like management, digital marketing, media, film, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility and management education in association with chambers of commerce, renowned international & national institutes and reputed business leaders.