Faculty Department

Dr Alka Dwivedi UPES Staff

Dr. Alka Dwivedi

Associate Professor

 

  • B. Sc. (Physics, Chemistry, Maths), University of Lucknow (1995)
  • MBA (HRM & Industrial Relations), University of Lucknow  (2000)
  • PhD (Business Administration), University of Lucknow. (2010)

 

Area of Specialization

  • Management of Knowledge Worker
  • Public Community Participation
  • E-Learning

 

No. of Papers published in journals: 14

No. of Papers published in Conferences:  15

No. of Citations:  84

 

 Research & Publication:

  • Vishwakarma, S. and Dwivedi, A. (2016).  ‘Customers’ Expectations from Frontline Managers in Utility Sector: Case Study of Power Distribution Companies in Central India’ Handbook of Research on Promotional Strategies and Consumer Influence in the Service Sector, Business Science Reference, IGI Global, USA. (ISSN: 2327-5502; eISSN: 2327-5529)
  • Vishwakarma, S. and Dwivedi, A. (2013).  ‘Perceived Variables Affecting Performance of Frontline Managers in Indian Power Distribution Companies’ African Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 3, 152-162.
  • Dwivedi A. (2012). ‘Power Generation Triumph Through Community Participation’, Infraline Plus, July 2012, 1(3), 60-61.
  • Dwivedi, P. and Dwivedi, A. (2012). ‘Public Community Participation in Renewable Energy Projects in India’ published in the proceedings of World Renewable Energy Forum , May 13-18, 2012 organised by National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Denver, USA
  • Dwivedi, A. (2011). ‘Understanding Effective Leadership – The Spiritual Approach,   In S. Singh Sengupta (Eds.), Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership (pp. 215-225), ISOL Publications, New Delhi
  • Narang, R. and Dwivedi, A. (2010). ‘Managing the Job satisfaction of knowledge workers: An empirical Investigation’, Asia Pacific Journal of Business and Management, 1(1), 1-14.

 

Conference Presentations:

  • Verma, P. and Dwivedi, A. 2015 “Implementation of E-commerce in Tier II Tier III cities : Issues and Challenges”, International Conference on Management of Infrastructure organized by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies in Dehradun.
  • Dwivedi,  A. and Khanka, S. 2014 “Convergence in  HR Practices: A Case of IT industry”, International Conference on Management of Infrastructure organized by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies in Dehradun.
  • Vishwakarma S. and Dwivedi A. 2012 “Perceived Variables Affecting Performance of Frontline Managers: A Power Distribution Company Perspective” African International Business and Management Conference organized by School of Business, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Dwivedi, A. 2011 “Understanding Effective Leadership- The spiritual Approach”, International Conference on Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership organized by ISOL Foundation, Delhi.
  • Dwivedi, A. 2011 “Managing Human Resource in Knowledge Economy: Issues and Challenges”, International Conference on Value Creation for Competitive Differentiation: Emerging Business Models in the Global Economy, Indore.

Research Projects

  • "Socio-Economic Value Creation through Forest Bio-Residue Based Energy Generation in alignment with the UN’s SDGs" as Co-PI, funded by National Mission on Himalayan Studies (Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change)
  • “Improving Teaching Effectiveness in E-Learning Environment” as Project Investigator funded by Laureate Education 
  • “Design Principles of Mini & Micro Hydro Power Projects for Implementing Agencies of Uttarakhand” as Co-PI funded by Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR), India.
  • “A Study of Digital Divide Among School Students in Dehradun” as Project Investigator, Seed grant by University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun

 

Honours and Achievements:
  • ‘Best Faculty Award’ at SRMCEM 2004
  • Dedicated Service Award at UPES in 2011
  • Certificate of appreciation at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES)
  • Certificate of appreciation for ‘Online/ Hybrid Learning Project’ at UPES
  • ‘Best Faculty Award’ at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies