Pradeep Kumar Kalampukatt currently teaches Project Management and Software Engineering. His primary research interests are in the areas of project management and linking projects with organizational
strategy. e-Governance Project Management and software estimation are some of his other interest areas.
He submitted his PhD thesis on “Project Portfolio Management- A dynamic capabilities perspective” as part of the Fellow Program at the National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai.
Pradeep is a recipient of the Erasmus Mundus scholarship awarded by the European Agency for Culture, Education, and Arts of the European Union for pursuing his Master’s Degree in Strategic Project Management. He has been associated with some significant projects in using technology for higher education and e-Governance. Prior to joining academics, he worked in the position of Assistant Director with National Productivity Council, Dept. of Promotion of Industry & Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India at New Delhi for eight years.
He completed his Bachelor of Technology from Government Engineering College, Thrissur, University of Calicut. Pradeep holds and maintains the Certified Project Management Professional (R) credential from Project Management Institute, USA from 2005. He was a member of the Board of Directors of PMI Kerala Chapter for a period of five years. He has a certificate in Project Management from the Dept of Management Studies, IIT Delhi, and Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate from KPMG.
Additional Roles: Chair- Admissions; Chair- Executive Education & Centre for Continuing studies