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Rajendra K Bandi
Quantitative Methods & Information Systems

Associate Professor

Chairperson, ERP Implementation Committee

PhD, Computer Information Systems, College of Business Administration, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Post Graduate Honors Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, XLRI Jamshedpur, India
BSc (Engg.), Regional Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur, India

Phone:  +91-80-26993095
Address:  B-105

Research Areas:
ICT enabled Relocation of Jobs
Social / Ethical issues in a ICT enabled society
Measurement, Metrics & Software Engineering
Object-Oriented Technology and Reuse
Knowledge Management
Distance Learning & Appropriate Educational Tools


Academic Positions:
IIM Bangalore: 1998- present
Assistant Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University, USA, August 1997 -December 1998
Temporary Instructor, Georgia State University, USA September 1996 - June 1997
Teaching Assistant, Georgia State University, USA March 1995 - August 1996


Other Assignments:
EDP Officer, ITC Bhadrachalam Paperboards Limited, Secunderabad, India, September 1988 - August 1991
Senior Systems Executive, National Institute of Information Technology, New Delhi, India, April 1986 - August 1988


Corporate / Public Sector Leadership:
Member Technical Advisory Panel, Department of IT, Karnataka Government
Member, Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)


Received the "Best case Award" for the case titled "Service Delivery in Remote Customer Support: A BPO Case" at the 16th AIMS Convention, August, 2004, Goa, India
Received "Best Elective Award" for the course titled "Information Systems Analysis", IIM Bangalore, March 2000
Ranked among the top 10 faculty on Executive Education Program Participant's feedback for the year 1999-2000
Awarded CIS Instructorship (a competitive position) for 1996/1997
Teaching Assistantship: College of Business, Georgia State University, Spring ‘95 - Summer ‘96
Research Assistantship: College of Business, Georgia State University, Fall ‘91- Summer ‘96

Significant Publications:
1. "Putting People First", an interview with Prof Rajendra Bandi in CIO, August 15, 2007, volume 2, issue 19. pp. 60 - 63 

2. Nena Lim & Rajendra K Bandi, "Passive Piracy: Why Pirates Are Not Necessarily Potential Buyers of Digital Products" in Proceedings of the Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Adelaide, Australia, December 6-8, 2006 

3. Vishal Shah & Rajendra K Bandi, "Service Delivery in Remote Technical Support Services: A Business Process Outsourcing Case" in Proceedings of the International Conference on Management of Globally Distributed Work, Bangalore, India, December 28-30, 2005 

4. Rajendra Bandi, "The employment perspectives of source and recipient countries in global sourcing of financial services" Presentation at ILO Tripartite Seminar on Social Dialogue on Global Sourcing in Financial Services for Selected Countries from Asia and Pacific plus the United Kingdom, New Delhi, India, 23-25 November 2005 

5. Rajendra Bandi & Vikas Mehra, "An exploratory study of knowledge contributing & seeking behaviors through knowledge repositories" in Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Science, Technology, and Management, Gurgaon, India, July 24-26, 2005 

6. Rajendra Bandi & Vasanthi Srinivasan, "Jobs on the Move: De-localisation and Relocation of eWork - Discussion", IIMB Management Review, Volume 17, Number 2, June 2005
7. Rajendra Bandi, "Internationalisation of employment: A Destination Country Perspective" Workshop on The Internationalisation of Employment: Challenges for a Fair Globalisation, Annecy, France, 11-12 April 2005, hosted by ILO, Geneva