Management Institute

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain


Total Experience 30 Year
Educational Qualification BE, PGDBM, PhD
Research Area Quality, Organizational Effectiveness, Project, Supply Chain Management
General information
Designation Professor
Office Phone 079-30642642
Cabin No IMNU Ground Floor, Faculty Wing-'B'
Email rajeshjain@nirmauni.ac.in

Dr Rajesh K. Jain is Professor at Institute of Management, Nirma University. He is Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management; Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from MITS; Post Graduated in Business Administration from K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai. Recipient of ‘Shiksha Rattan Award’, and National Merit Scholarship, Dr. Jain is engaged in teaching, research and corporate training for the last twenty seven years. His career span includes a decade of rich industrial and academic experience at Mumbai. He has taught at leading management and engineering institutes, including at N.L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai and K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai, to name a few. He has conducted sessions in a variety of management development programmes; presented research papers in many national and international conferences and seminars. He had visited South Korea, Austria, Switzerland, China, and Hong Kong on academic assignments. He had co-authored 6 management books, edited chapters in books published by Pearson and others. He has been instrumental in organization of many National and International Conferences, Seminars, and Workshops of repute. He has Co-Chaired Nirma International Conference of Management (NICOM-2007). He is Vice-Chair for the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Local Members Community, Ahmedabad. Dr Jain is Life Member of Indian Society for Mechanical Engineers. Life Member of Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD), he has been the Vice Chair of ISTD Ahmedabad Chapter and currently he is National Council Member of ISTD. He was the Chairman of the Executive Diploma Programme at IMNU (2008-11). His research interest include Lean Six Sigma, Quality, Project, Supply Chain Management. He is a nominated member to the Academic Council, Faculty of Doctoral Studies & Research, and Faculty of Management statutory bodies of the University. Currently he is the Chairman of Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques, and General Management Area at the Institute.


Current Activities : Training, Teaching, Research and Consultancy
Experience
Teaching 27 Year 8 Month
Industry 3 Year
Contact
Website -
Blog http://drrajeshkjain.blogspot.in/
Membership American Society for Quality (ASQ), Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Indian Society for Mechanical Engineers (ISME)

Specialization
Specialization Areas Operations Management, Organizational Effectiveness, Strategic Management
Subject Taught UG Operations Management, Quality Management, Mechanical Engineering, Quantitative Techniques in Management, Business Environment Management etc.
Subject Taught PG Operations Management, Lean Six Sigma, Project Management, Total Quality Management, Research Methodology, Quantitative Techniques in Management etc.

Hobbies
Community of Practice Development, Reading, Social Work

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Achievements


TitleDescriptionAchieved On
Jury at ONGC Natioanl Case Competition Jury for the Case Study Competition of the National Finals of Business Games organized by ONGC at Baroda January 2017
Inaugural Speech on Global Operational Excellence at Ahmedabad Management Association Delivered the Inaugural Speech on Global Operational Excellence at Ahmedabad Management Association February 2017
Guest Speaker at Rajkot Management Association Invited for a Guest Session during the Seminar on “Quality for Educational Excellence” organized by Rajkot Management Association August 2016
Member of the Panel for Awarding Best Research Paper by ISTD Member of the Panel for Awarding Best Research Paper by the ISTD April 2015
Invited as Chief Guest at Times Press Ahmedabad Invited as Chief Guest during, “Organizational Excellence for Star Achievers of Times of India”, at Times Press Ahmedabad January 2015
Invited as Chief Guest at Bosch Rexroth Plant Ahmedabad Invited as Chief Guest during Quality Day on “Quality for Everyday Excellence”, at Bosch Rexroth India Pvt. Ltd., Sanand February 2015
Key Note Speech at GCET, Vallabh Vidyanagar Invited for Key Note Speech during Valedictory of FDP on “Quality Engineering & Management – Summing up” at GCET, Vallabh Vidyanagar December 2014
Member of Best Book Award Panel Member of the Panel for Awarding Best Book by the ISTD April 2014
Ph.D. Examiner to IIT Roorkee   2013
Member Member Diploma Board of ISTD 2012
Invited for Lecture Invited to Lecture on Six Sigma Technique of Quality Management during Seminar on Quality Management at Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering Dept., Ganpat University 2012
Vice-Chair, ASQ Local Members Community, Ahmedabad From 2011 till Date 2011
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of PJ International Journal of Applied Services Marketing From 2011 to 2014 2011
Subject Expert for the Selection of Faculty in the LMT School of Management, Thapar University   2011
National Council Member of Indian Society for Training and Development From 2010 till Date 2010
National Merit Scholarship Awarded National Merit Scholarship by the Government of India throughout the engineering degree. July 1985

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Experience


Institute / OrganizationDesignationDuration
Institute of ManagementProfessor January 2016 To till date
Institute of Management, Nirma UniversitySr. Associate Professor April 2009 To January 2016
Institute of Management, Nirma UniversityAssociate Professor June 2008 To April 2009
Institute of Management, Nirma UniversityAssistant Professor January 2006 To June 2008
Institute of Management, Nirma UniversityLecturer (Selection Grade) November 2004 To December 2005
Prestige Institute of ManagementAssistant Professor August 1999 To November 2004
N.L. Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, MumbaiLecturer March 1998 To August 1999
Orient Syntex Group of Companies, MumbaiManager (Business Development) June 1995 To March 1998
K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering, MumbaiLecturer March 1990 To June 1995

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Publication


 

Article

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Investigation and CAPA: Quality system for continual improvement in pharmaceutical industry 2455-698XInternational Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences22017

Book

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
GLocal Challenges: Excellence through Quality & Innovation 978-81-930216-3-7ASQ South Asia20182018
Lean Imperatives Lessons from Indian Organizations 978-81-930216-2-0ASQ India 2016
Transforming India Through Quality Leadership 978-81-930216-1-3ASQ India 2015
Quality Management for Zero Defect and Zero Effect 978-81-930216-0-6American Society for Quality (ASQ) India 2014
Enhancing Enterprise Competitiveness (Strategy, Operations, and Finance) 81-8424-154-2ALLIED 2007
Enhancing Enterprise Competitiveness (Marketing, People, IT, and Entrepreneurship) 81-8424-157-7Allied 2007
Value Based Management for Organizational Excellence 978-81-7446-711-9EXCEL 2007

Book Chapter

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
GLocal Challenges: Excellence through Quality and Innovation 978-81-930216-3-7ASQ South Asia20182018
Lean Startup: Concept, Global Challenges and Issues 978-81-930216-3-7ASQ South Asia 2018
Six Sigma Project to Reduce Defects in Capsules: Challenges and Benefits in a Mature Organization 978-81-930216-3-7ASQ South Asia 2018
A Study of E-Commerce and SMEs’ Performance: An Empirical Evidence 9789386724700EXCEL 2018
Supply Chain Practices of Indian Pharmaceutical Industry, Research Trends in Economics, Finance & General Management 978-93-86256-75-1Excel 2017
Lean Supply Leading to Business Competitiveness, Research Trends in Economics, Finance and General Management 978-93-86256-75-1Excel 2017
Toward Improved Crop Acreage Estimation using Multi-Source Information: A Study in Macro & Micro Dynamics for Empowering Trade, Industry and Society 978-93-85777-07-3Excel India 2016
Lean: Panacea for all Ill! in Lean Imperatives Lessons from Indian Organizations 978-81-930216-2-0ASQ India 2016
A Journey Towards Enterprise Excellence in Lean Imperatives Lessons from Indian Organizations 978-81-930216-2-0ASQ India 2016
A Study of Agile Supply Chain Frameworks in Lean Imperatives Lessons from Indian Organizations 978-81-930216-2-0ASQ India 2016
Enriching Students Experience through Six Sigma in Lean Imperatives Lessons from Indian Organizations 978-81-930216-2-0ASQ India 2016
Spend Analysis for Increasing Ease of Doing Business in Transforming India Through Quality Leadership 978-81-930216-1-3ASQ India 2015
Quality Metrics: Performance Measures for Pharmaceutical Industry in Transforming India Through Quality Leadership 978-81-930216-1-3ASQ India 2015
An Application of Supply Chain Planning and Forecasting Model for the Automobile Industry 978-93-84869-41-0Excel 2015
5S Implementation in Government Health Centres 978-81-930216-0-6ASQ India 2014
Demystifying Quality 978-81-930216-0-6ASQ India 2014
Total Quality Management: An Empirical Study on Employees Perspective 978-81-7446-711-9EXCEL 2008
Quality Measurement-Conceptual Issues 81-8424-154-2ALLIED 2007
Outsourcing: Reaffirming or Challenging the Theories 81-8424-154-2ALLIED 2007
Re-Strategizing for Survival 81-7446-550-2EXCEL12007
Components of Intellectual Capital and Their Measures: An Indian Perspective 81-7446-429-8EXCEL 2005
The Management of Intellectual Assets: Delivering Value to the Indian Business, in Intellectual Capital: Accounting and Managing the Issues in the Indian Context 0-07-058334-XTata McGraw Hill 2004
Designing and Developing an Effective Marketing Information System for Financial Corporation 81-7446-278-3EXCEL 2002
Moving beyond CRM: The Critical Path to Successful Demand Chain Management 81-7446-278-3EXCEL 2002

International Conference

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Suppliers Evaluation: A Futuristic Approach  Twelfth Global Conference on Flexible Systems Management on Systemic Flexibility and Business Agilit 2012

International Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Review of FDA Warning Letters to Pharmaceuticals: Cause and Effect Analysis 0974-3618 (Print), 0974-360X (Online)Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology112018
Cellular manufacturing-throughput reduction in a pharma company (E): 2277- 7695 (P): 2349-8242The Pharma Innovation72018
Evolution of GMP in Pharmaceutical Industry 0974-3618Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology10(2)2017
Creating Intellectual Capital: A Role of Human Capital 2320-7523International Journal of Knowledge Management and Practices4(1)2016
A Study of Quality Practices of Manufacturing Industries in Gujarat 18770428Elsevier: Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences1892015
Measuring Website Quality of the Indian Railways 23362960International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge32015
A Study of Service Quality of Blood Banks 1800 – 6450International Journal for Quality Research9(4)2015
Toyota Culture-The Heart and Soul of the Toyota Way 22496920Transteller Journal Publications and Research22012
Is ISO 9000 Certification Losing its Credibility 1800 – 6450International Journal for Quality Research102012
Triple Bottom Line: Sustainability Strategy of a Steel Plant 1985-4579Asian Journal of Case Research32010
Aap Ki Panchayat 8090161European Case Clearing, Cranfield 2009
Majumdar Transformers Ltd. 808-029-1European Case Clearing, Cranfield 2008
Ruby Woolens Ltd. 405-025-1European Case Clearing, Cranfield 2005

National Journal

TitleISSN / ISBN No PublisherVolumeYear
Early Estimation of Crop Sown Area by Integrating Multi-Source Data 0976-1330Journal of Geomatics10(1)2016
Monitoring Rabi crop area using multi-year MODIS data: A case study of Gujarat 0976-1330Journal of Geomatics 2014
Intellectual Capital: A Preliminary Study of Indian Business Schools 0032-9924PRODUCTIVITY512010
Total Quality Management Implementation in Emergency Services 2231-4350Atharva Journal of Management22010
Knowledge Management 22495630Nirma University Journal of Business and Management Studies22007
Intellectual Capital and Business Performance in Indian Industries 1071-0736Fortune Journal of International Management12004

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Qualification


QualificationSpecializationUniversityPassing Year%Class
Ph.D. Management ABV IIITM Gwalior (Autonomous Institute under MHRD, Govt. of India) ABV IIITM Gwalior (Autonomous Institute under MHRD, Govt. of India) May 2008  N/A
M.B.A Financial Management K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai K.J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai May 1995  First
B.E. Mechanical Engineeering Jiwaji University, Gwalior MITS Gwalior June 1989  First

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Activity


Activity TypeActivity TitlePlaceDateFaculty Role
National Seminar Chairman, Operations Management Conclave IMNU, Ahmedabad30/11/2013PRAYOJAN- 2013, Operations Conclave Management
National Seminar Governing Council Member, ASQ LMC IMNU, Ahmedabad23/11/2013Coordinator, Annual Quality Seminar
Country Visit Coordinator, Country Visit Programme - International Orientation for a 79 members’ academic delegation-comprising of two faculties & 77 students of MBA in Family Business & Entrepreneurship – China and Hong Kong China, HongKong08/10/2013Coordinator
Industrial Training Invited Resource Person, Rajkot Management Association Rajkot16/08/2013 
National Seminar Governing Council Member, ASQ LMC IMNU, Ahmedabad23/11/2012Coordinator, Annual Quality Seminar
National Seminar Governing Council Member, ASQ LMC IMNU, Ahmedabad23/11/2011Coordinator, Annual Quality Seminar
International Symposium Rapporteur, International Seminar on CSR MGLI, Ahmedabad12/11/2009Rapporteur for International Seminar on CSR
National Conference Organizing Secretary, 39th ISTD National Convention IMNU, Ahmedabad06/02/2009Organizing Secretary,39th ISTD National Convention
Country Visit Overall Coordinator, Country Visit Programme - International Orientation for 39 members’ academic delegation- comprising two faculties and 37 students of MBA in Family Business & Entrepreneurship – Korea, China, & HongKong Korea, China, HongKong05/10/2008Overall Coordinator
State level Conference Coordinator, Round Table Discussion IMNU, Ahmedabad25/03/2008Coordinator, Round Table on KM Practices
State level Workshop Coordinator, KM Workshop IMNU, Ahmedabad17/02/2007Coordinator, KM Workshop
International Conference Co-Chair, Nirma International Conference on Management (NICOM-2007) IMNU, Ahmedabad04/01/2007Organizing International Conference
National Workshop National workshop on “Information Technology: An Ever Expanding Universe for People with Disabilities”  16/02/2001Organizing Committee Member
National Conference Organizing Committee Member Mumbai11/02/1994Organizing Committee Member
Management Development Programme Chairman, Executive Diploma Programme IMNU, Ahmedabad Management of EDP in 5 different streams
In-House Training Programme Faculty Resource, Adani Diploma Programme   Lecturing
Other Technical Events Chairman Executive Club of Ahmedabad from Year 2008-11 Ahmedabad Chairman, Executive Club of Ahmedabad

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Research Projects


TitleFund TypeAgencyStart DateDurationPrincipal Investigator
Study of Foundry IndustryInternal FundingNirma University01/09/2013 - PI - Prof. Yogesh Manharlal Doshit, Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain
Critical Success Factors for Foundry Industry in the State of GujaratInternal FundingNirma University01/01/2013 - PI - Prof. Yogesh Manharlal Doshit, Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - Project Guided


Project TitleDescriptionDuration
A study on Bringing Improvement through Kaizen In a Textile Processing Unit   2013
Supply chain management, concept and application at La-Gajjar Machineries Pvt. Ltd.   2013
Supply Network Design & Co-ordination   2013
Business Plan on Vertical Axis wind Turbines   2013
A Dissertation on Inventory Management   2013
Competitive Study of Service and Manufacturing Industry   2013
Operations management in service industry Dissertation   2013
Supply chain mangement in construction industry   2013
Business analysis on procurement of BASF   2013
Value chain analysis of dairy sector in Ahmedabad   2013
Supply Chain Management: Concepts & Application at La-Gajjar Machineries Pvt. Ltd.   2013
Bringing Improvement through Kaizen In a Textile Processing Unit   2013
Plan to set up tour operator business providing tourism services   2012
Extraction of NEEM oil and Neem care manufacturing B-Plan   2012
Restaurant business in Jaipur B-Plan   2012
Backward integration at Kashi manufacturing   2012
Supply Chain Management A Dissertation   2012
Impact of RFID technology on process performance- in the FMCG supply chain   2012
A Dissertation on Supply Chain Network Design   2012
Study of supply chain mangement in SMEs   2011
Expansion of an Architectural firm B-Plan   2011
Mfg. & installation of wind turbine B-Plan   2011
Development of grass root innovation B-Plan   2011
Latest Commercial and Operational Trends in Power Industry   2011
LEAN TECHNIQUES IN STONE INDUSTRY   2011
Effective Project Management to avoid cost overrun – Mehta & Associates Fire Protection Systems Pvt. Ltd   2011
IMPLEMENTATION OF QMS IN SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES   2011
Effective implementation of Statistical Process control tools in Newspaper Printing   2011
Understanding effectiveness of Supply chain management in International Business at Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited   2011
A STUDY OF THE DIVERSIFICATION IN TO A NEW PRINTING TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS   2011
Assessment of suppliers and the supplier network of an organization   2010
Study on clearing and forwarding of imports   2010
Flexibilities in the Supply Chain of Laptop Retailing   2010
Evaluation of Suppliers and Supplier Network • Final year Dissertation on “Evaluation of Suppliers and Supplier Network” (Candidate: 2010). 2010
Lotus Pre-School B-Plan   2010
Multiplex B-Plan   2010
White Duplex Coated Board B-Plan   2010
Kissan Haat B-Plan   2010
Cotton Gin B-Plan   2009
Biscuit Shop B-Plan   2009
Retailing of Pharmaceuticals products through a chain of pharmacy store   2009
Farming of eucalyptus B-Plan   2009
Study of Blood Banks   2008

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jain - PhD Students


StudentResearch TitleResearch FieldStatus
Dhani Ram Rajak Multi-level crop acreage estimation using remote sensing technique and resource management. Multi-level crop acreage estimation using remote sensing technique and resource management.Pursuing
Samrat Abhimanyu Gautambhai A Study on the Effectiveness of the ISO Certifications A Study on the Effectiveness of the ISO CertificationsPursuing