Name Dr. Sumati Sidharth
DesignationAssistant Professor
Highest Qualification MSc, MBA, Ph.D
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(Brief Description / Abstract) :

Dr. Sumati Sidharth is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Technology Management in Defence Institute of Advanced Technology. She holds degrees MSc, MBA, and Ph.D. in Management. She is Certified Six Sigma Green Belt and IPMA Level “C.” She is an Accredited Management Teacher from AIMA, New Delhi. She is a life member of professionals associations. She has five book chapters to her credit. She has many publications in national and international journals. Her research focus area is the Performance Management System, Strategic Management, and Human Resource Management.



  • 1996, MSc (Botany), Pune University
  • 2002, MBA (Mktg), Pune University
  • 2003, MBA (HR), Pune University
  • 2011,Ph.D (Management), Tilak Maharashtra University (DU), Pune Topic: Performance Measurement by Modern Techniques of Corporate sectors in Pune Region.”
  • 2012.  Accredited Management Teacher (AMT), All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi.
  • 2014. Six Sigma Green Belt, Indian Statistical Institute, Hyderabad
  • 2015. Level ‘C’ certified, International Project Management Association, Delhi

Professional Experience (Institution, Position and Period):

  • 2007-2012. Associate Professor,  JSPMs, Kautilya Institute of Mgt & Research.
  • 2003-2007. Deputy Manager –Admin.  Reliance Infocomm Ltd.  
  • 1998-2003. Deputy Manager –Project. Polymermann  (Asia) Pvt. Ltd. Nasik.
  • 2013-2014 Assistant Professor  (on contract) Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, (DU) Pune
  • 2014 – Till today Assistant Professor.  Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, (DU) Pune

Research Domains:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management

Specific Projects:

  • A study and identification of Critical Success Factors for projects in Pune based DRDO laboratories.

Research Collaborations:

  • Institute of Technology Management, Mussoorie
  • National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore

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Awards/Scholastic Achievements:

  • Awarded the Best Paper at International Conference on Emerging Trends in Management and Technology 2016

  • Best Research Paper Award for the paper Modeling Sustainable Freight Transportation at IIITM, Gwalior,2016

  • Emerald Publishing: Literati 2017. Outstanding Paper for the paper, A TISM modelling of Critical Success Factors of a smartphone manufacturing ecosystem in India

  • Emerald Publishing: Literati 2018, Highly Commended Award
  • Emerald Publishing: Literati 2017

  • Outstanding Paper for the paper, A TISM modeling of Critical Success Factors of a smartphone manufacturing ecosystem in India

  • Emerald Publishing, Literati 2018, Highly Commended Award

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