Ajinkya is an Assistant Professor in the area of OB & HRM at IIM Jammu. He holds a Ph.D. in organizational behavior from IIT – Bombay. His Ph.D. research is on ‘Karma Yoga at the Workplace and its impact on positive psychology’. His doctoral work has garnered awards like ‘Best Paper of the Conference Award’ at Biennial Conference of INDAM – 2020 and ‘Best Paper in HR track Award’ at COSMAR – 2018 (COSMAR) held at IISc, Bangalore.
In doctoral work, Ajinkya developed a psychometric assessment of Karma Yoga at the workplace which is widely used in academia and corporate. Hundreds of employees have taken the test and it has shown a significant impact on employees’ energy levels, happiness, and well-being. His Karma Yoga scale is well appreciated by senior managers and academicians.
His research interests include workplace spirituality, Indian management thought, positive organizational behavior, Yoga and positive psychology, and business ethics.
Ph.D., IIT – Bombay
MBA – Sydenham Institute of Management, Mumbai
B.Com. (Accounting & Finance) – University of Mumbai
Human Resource Management
Learning & Development
Organizational Theory & Design