Dr. Arjun Chakravorty has a PhD degree from Indian Institute of Management, Raipur in the Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource Management area. He has completed his PGDM from T.A.PAI Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal and B.E. in Information Technology from Pt. Ravi Shankar Shukla University.
His doctoral dissertation is in the area of employee burnout where has identified the antecedents, consequences and buffers of burnout among school educators in India. Apart from burnout, his other research interests include employee engagement, health and wellbeing, work/family conflict, abusive supervision, and emotional intelligence.
Prior to starting his PhD, he was the Program Manager for the ICDS Leadership Program, an intervention aimed at district-level ICDS (Integrated Child Development Services) officers to help them lead their respective sub-organizations in delivering an effective ECCE (Early Childhood Care and Education) program. He was also a Teach for India fellow, where he taught children from underserved communities.
His formative years were spent in the in the corporate sector where he worked with organization like Oracle, HCL Infosystems, and IMS Learning resources , among others.
Arjun has presented papers at reputed national and international conferences like National Academy of Psychology and Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management. His papers have been accepted/published in ABDC and Scopus indexed journals.