Dr.S.Suman Babu

Dr.S.Suman Babu

Assistant Professor

M.B.A., P.G.D Human Rights, Ph.D
Assistant Professor,
Area: OB & HRM
E-mail: suman626@gitam.in
Mobile No: 9000919154


Dr. S.Suman Babu is Assistant Professor of OB & HRM at Hyderabad Business School (HBS), GITAM University. Dr. Suman’s research interests relate to understanding how work-life balance impacts on employee performance, employee stress reduction, employee retention and organizational productivity. He applies this knowledge of work-life balance in designing effective models of work-life constructs especially for IT sector. His research has appeared in leading academic journals such as International Journal of Management Sciences, NHRD Network Journal and Indian Journal of Training and Development. He has also presented numerous research papers in National and International Conferences and participated in various training programs and UGC refresher courses. He has rich industrial exposure working for various organizations ranging from electronics to IT in India and abroad. Prior to joining GHBS, he taught SHRM, Performance Management, Research Methodology and Statistical analysis for MBA Part time program at SMS, JNTUH. He is also university top ranker and recipient of JNTU fellowship to pursue his Full-Time PhD program. At HBS, Dr.Suman teaches OB, HRM, PM, SHRM & Global HRM.

Research Areas
 Work-Life Balance
 Performance Management
 Training and Development
 Strategic Management

Academic Positions

 
Currently working as Assistant Professor, Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad Campus from 30-06-10 to till date.
 
Worked as Associate Professor in Department of Management Studies, Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology (GRIET), Bachupally, Hyderabad. from Sept’2009 to June’2010
 
3.9 years as a faculty for MBA (Executive) program in School of Management Studies, JNT University Hyderabad during Oct’2002 to June’2006

Research Experience

 
3 Years Full Time-PhD- Research experience in the area of HRM on the thesis titled “ An Evaluation of Work-Life Balance Practices in Select Service Organizations in Hyderabad” from July 2006 to July 2009

Industrial Positions

 
Business Development Executive, American District Telegraph (ADT) An E-Security Organization, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-A Sister Concern of Tyco Group (A Fortune 500 Company). Feb 2002 – Sep 2002
 
Executive-Marketing, Sirveen Control Systems, Hyderabad (Winner of 1st National Award 1987, Govt. of India) – An ISO 9002 Organization. Nov 1998- March 2001

Significant Research Publications

 
Professional Communication for Better Work-Life Balance, Journal of Education and Practice (2012), Vol.3 No.6. ISSN 2222-1735 (Paper) & ISSN 2222-288X (Online). The IC Impact factor value of this journal is 7.15
 
Work-life Integration and Retention Strategies, Pramanik (2011), Vol.1, Issue No. (1), pp. ISSN NO 2249-118X.
 
A framework for leadership development in public sector banks (2011), International Journal of Research in Commerce, Economics and Management, Vol. 1, No. 3 (July), pp 5-10. ISSN : 2231-4245
 
Chapter titled “ A study on region wise analysis of SHG- Bank linkage programs” in India in Impact of Microfinance and Enhancing Competitiveness and growth of rural markets in India,2011, pp 113-121 ,ISBN 10: 0230-32268-9 / ISBN 13: 978-02300-32268-4
 
Impact of Flexi-time (A Work-Life Balance Practice) on employee performance in Indian IT Sector (2011), International Journal of Research in Computer Application an Management, Vol.1 , No.1 (March), pp 65-71. ISSN: 2231-1009
 
Chapter titled “Impact of MNCs on Employee Relations in India” published in Human Resources Management in India- Issues and Initiatives (2008), New Century Publications, New Delhi, India. ISBN: 978-81-7708-184-8.
 
“Impact of Flexitime (A Work Life Balance Practice) employee stress reduction in IT Sector-Indian Perspective” (2010), CAMS Journal of Business Studies and Research, Peer Refereed Research Journal, Vol.1 No.2, pp 1-11.
 
Work-Life Balance for an Individual (2009), International Journal of Management Sciences, Vol.5 No, pp 144-153. ISSN: 0973-2101
 
Impact of Flexi-Time as a WLB practice on Employee Retention (2009), NHRD Network Journal, Vol.2, No.3, pp 68-75. ISSN: 0974-1739.
 
Achieving Work-Life Balance-Women Perspective (2008), Indian Journal of Training and Development, Vol.XXXVIII, No.1, pp79-85. ISSN No: 0971-5592
 
Work-Life Balance-A Holistic Approach (2007), Siddhant, A Journal of Decision Making, Vol.7, No.1, pp1-11. ISSN No: 0091/2002-TC

Paper Presentations (International Conferences/National Seminars)

 
Presented research paper titled “A Close Look into Financial Crisis and Financial Market Volatality” in the International Conference on Business and Finance (ICBF) 2012 held during 6th and 7th January 2012 at IBS, Hyderabad.
 
Presented a research paper titled “Innovations in the Indian Retail Supply Chain Management” in National Seminar on “Innovation Management” organized by Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad held during 18 Nov 2011.
 
Presented a research paper titled “Risk Management Strategies and Practices of Green Banking Revolution in India” in National Seminar on Green Management organized by Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad Campus on 02-04-11.
 
Presented a research paper titled “A study on region wise analysis of SHG- Bank linkage programs” in National Conference on Impact of Micro Finance in Enhancing Competitiveness and Growth of Rural Markets in India held on 23 Dec 2010 conducted by Dept of Business Management & NABARD at P.S.G.R. Krishnammal College for Women
 
Presented a research paper titled “A study on Work-Life Balance Practice (Flexi-Time) on Employee Stress Reduction in IT Sector – A Lean Six Sigma in National Conference on “Excellence in Manufacturing & Service Organizations: The Six Sigma Way” at JNTU, Hyderabad held during 26-27 August, 2010.
 
Research paper titled “Impact of Flexi-time (A work-life balance practice) on employee stress reduction was accepted for presentation in 8th Asian Academy for Management International Conference (AAMC, 2009), “Global Economic Meltdown: Managing Change for Sustainability held during 18th-20th December 2009 in Malaysia.
 
Presented paper on “Women Entrepreneurship-Social Challenges” in National Seminar on “Women Entrepreneurship-A Key to National Development” held at Singareni Women’s Degree College, Kothagudem on 25-01-09.
 
Presented a research based paper entitled “Work-Life Integration and Retention Strategies” in the National Seminar on Dynamics of Employee Engagement- HR Initiatives at Department of Commerce and Management Studies, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam during 19-20th Dec, 2008.
 
Presented research paper titled “Impact of Flexi-Time (A Work-Life Balance Practice) on Employee Retention in the midst of the Global Financial Crisis” in the National Seminar on Managing in an Uncertain Economic Era-Embracing Change in a service Economy at School of Management Studies, Central University, Hyderabad during 5th-7th November 2009.
 
Presented a research based paper entitled “Impact of MNCs on Employee Relations in India” in the National Seminar on Competing through People –The Strategic HRM Advantage at School of Management Studies, Central University, Hyderabad during 16-17 November, 2007.

Training Programs/Workshops

 
Three weeks certified UGC refresher course on “Innovation & Technology Management” organized by UGC-Academic Staff College, JNTU, Hyderabad-85 during 13-10-08 to 04-11-08 (A-Grade awarded).
 
Three-Spell certified Faculty development pogramme on “Statistical Package on Social Sciences (SPSS)” organized by School of Management Studies, JNT University, Hyderabad & SPSS, South Asia, Bangalore, India on 14 Dec, 28 Dec 2007 & 10 Jan 2008.
 
Successfully completed certificate course on “International Business” jointly organized by Karunya Management Development Centre, Karunya University, Coimbatore and Oral Roberts University (ORU), Tulsa, USA. during March 4-16, 1998.
 
Two-Day certified workshop on “Six Sigma Methodologies” organized by School of Management Studies, JNT University, Hyderabad during 12-13 April 2008.
 
One-Day certified workshop on “Management Games” organized by School of Management Studies, JNT University, Hyderabad & MANTIS, New Delhi on 14 May 2007.
 
Coordinated One-Day certified workshop on “Soft Skills for Personality Development” organized by School of Management Studies, JNT University, Hyderabad & Tata Consultancy Services, Hyderabad on 31 Mar 2007.
 
Two-Day certified workshop on “Commodity Trading” organized by School of Management Studies, JNT University, Hyderabad & Karvy Comtrade, Hyderabad on 6- 7 Mar 2007.
 
Successfully completed ADT (American District Telegraph) “Opportunity Knocks” Training Programme at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia held during 10-12 April 2002.

Awards & Rewards

 
University Top Ranker and recipient of JNTU, Hyderabad fellowship to pursue Full Time PhD program.

Foreign Visits

 
Business Development Executive, American District Telegraph (ADT) An E-Security Organization, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-A Sister Concern of Tyco Group (A Fortune 500 Company). Feb 2002 – Sep 2002

Educational Qualifications

PhD Management Sciences, HRM Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, 2009
PGD Human Rights Human Rights Central University, Hyderabad, 2005
MBA HRM & Marketing Karunya University, Coimbatore, 1998
B.Sc Botany, Zoology & Chemistry Nagarjuna University, 1996
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