|Department: Business Administration
Contact Address: P.O. Box 43844 Nairobi 00100
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Dr. M. K. Jain is holding the position of a full Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration (School of Business) Kenyatta University, Nairobi (Kenya) w.e.f October 6, 2014. Before his present assignment, he has been a Senior Professor of Management & Director, Institute of Management Studies, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He performed academic and administrative functions for around 35 years in different Universities as a Chairman, Director & Dean in Schools of Business. He has also been a Registrar, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He has also served as a Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration (School of Business), Kenyatta University, Nairobi (Kenya) in the year 2001 and 2002. He has been a founder Director, Institute of Open, Distance and e-Learning, Kenyatta University, Nairobi in 2001 to spread the higher education in Africa with a vision and mission “Education for All”. His experiences as an Administrator, researcher and management consultant span over 35 years in Business Administration.
He received Master’s Degree in 1977, Master of Philosophy in 1981, Doctorate of Philosophy in Management in 1984 and Master’s of Laws (LLM) in 2005 from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. He has been a research supervisor for 17 number of Ph.D research scholars who have been awarded the Doctorate of Philosophy degree and are holding very senior positions in India. In June, 2015 his Ph.D research scholar who is practicing as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India, New Delhi after his retirement as a Judge in the Punjab and Haryana High Court, Chandigarh has been awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy degree by Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra on the doctoral research “Communication Strategies for Legal Literacy – A Study. He has authored several research papers and case studies. His professional activities include: participation in numerous national and international seminars, conferences and workshops; lectures at educational and professional organizations in India and abroad; research and training in industrial and other organizations; subject specialist in selection committees for varied settings including professional bodies, Central and State Government departments and universities; and membership with academic and professional institutions. He has also served as a part-time Director in Ministry of Telecommunication (Govt. of India), New Delhi.
He has presented a research paper entitled “Consumer Evaluation of New Co-branded Products: The Impact of Brand Positioning Strategies” in KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research Mumbai in 11th SIMSR Global Marketing Conference held during January 13 - 15, 2016 and also chaired the technical session on “Digital Marketing”. He also presided over the Advisory Board meeting for 11th SIMSR Global Marketing Conference. He was invited by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh (India) to attend an International Convention organized at Ujjain (MP) from May 12th – 14th, 2016 to present a paper on “Women Empowerment in Africa”
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