Dr Debashis Chatterjee returns as IIM-K director

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Dr Debashis Chatterjee, who served as the director of the Indian Institute of Management – Kozhikode, (IIM-K) from 2009 to 2014, is returning to the post for a second term. The post had been lying vacant for nearly four years. Dr Debashis has been credited with admitting more than 50 percent women in its flagship postgraduate programme.

Dr Debashis has been a Senior Professor and Dean (International Relations) at IIM-Lucknow and is currently serving as the Director General of International Management Institute, Delhi, overseeing its three campuses. He handled the leadership classes at Harvard University and at the IIMs, Kolkata, Lucknow, and Kozhikode. He is awardee of the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship twice for pre-doctoral and post-doctoral work at Harvard University.