Dr. Siddhartha Sharma

  • Haldwani Uttarakhand
Dr. Siddhartha Sharma

Professor & Dean


A researcher and a teacher with experience of mentoring international students on diverse topics. An individual with a strong urge to make students learn right knowledge and skills that will make them employable. I strive hard to possess right insight and determination to add value to my students, department and institution as a whole. My recent, orientation during faculty development program at Indian Institute of Management, Indore helped in sharpening teaching and learning skills particularly research methods, pedagogy and evaluation which I try to integrate for better academic systems, processes and results. 



Academic Design & Implementation 

Overseeing academic planning and delivery of courses including B. Com.(Hons.), BBA and MBA at Faculty of Commerce & Business Management.

Teaching & Learning 

Taught courses including Marketing Management, Marketing Research, Business Communication, Entrepreneurship, Project Management 


Undertaken research projects for international and national organizations. Mentored international students in diverse areas of research including health economics, education, livelihood, micro finance. 

Curriculum Design 

Designed MBA - NGO Management Course at Amity Institute of NGO Management. Designed certification programs for BBA and MBA programs.

Program Management 

Designed and implemented marketing programs, seminars/workshops/conferences, cultural and management fests.  

Work History

Work History
Jan 2015 - Present

Professor & Dean, Faculty of Commerce & Business Management 

Amrapali Group of Institutes, Haldwani (Uttarakhand) 

Responsible for academic planning and delivery of courses including B.Com.(Hons.), BBA and MBA. 

Nov 2011 - Jan 2015

Associate Professor, Faculty of Commerce & Business Management 

Amrapali Group of Institutes, Haldwani  (Uttarakhand)
  • Teaching and learning at MBA level. Taught courses in Marketing Management, Marketing Research, Project Management, Entrepreneurship, Business Communication, Cross Cultural Business Management.  
  • Additional role as Training and Placement Manager for MBA and BBA programs. In this role I oversee, track and report training and placement needs of the students.
  • Additional role as Admission Head. In this role I designed and implemented marketing programs to secure enrollment in various courses offered at the institute. 
  • Design and implementation of certification program in Rural Management. 
Dec 2010 - Nov 2011

Assistant Professor

Amity University, Noida
  • Academic planning and implementation.
  • Teaching & Learning at post graduate level. Taught Research Methodology, Project Management and Social Entrepreneurship.
  • Design of course-MBA NGO Management
Oct 2008 - Oct 2010

Freelance Consultant

  • Program design and implementation of rights based rural livelihood project funded by Indo Global Social Service Society IGSSS in Sagwada district of Rajasthan.
  • Training and development of self help groups and youth in the area of micro entrepreneurship.
  • Project proposal development and Fundraising.
Sep 2006 - Sep 2008

Program Director

Foundation for Sustainable Development, Udaipur 
  • Mentoring international research students on rural development projects.
  • Networking with local NGOs and government agencies.
  • Fundraising with international students for rural projects. 
Jul 2005 - Aug 2006

Freelance Consultant

  • Training, research and documentation and project proposal development for agencies including DFID, ILO, Catholic Relief Services, UNICEF, CSR Units and several NGOs.
Jul 2004 - Jun 2005

Program Intern

Participatory Research in Asia(PRIA) 
  • Capacity Building of Community Based Organizations (CBOs) towards good governance
  • Capacity Building of Urban and Rural Elected Representatives
  • Program Management during Pre Election Voter Awareness Campaign
  • Networking with District Officials, NGOs and Media


2007 - 2010

PHD Doctorate

H.S Gaur University, Sagar
  • Title: Governance of Non-Governmental Organization: A Framework for Good Governance
  • Awarded in December 2010
Jul 2002 - Jul 2004

M.B.A - Rural Management

Xavier Institute of Management, Jabalpur 
  • Percentage: 65%
Jul 1991 - Jul 2001

M.A - Sociology of Development

H.S Gaur University, Sagar
  • Percentage: 68
  • Awards: Gold Medalist
Jul 1996 - Jul 1999

B.B.A (Hons.)

H.S Gaur University, Sagar 
  • Specialization: Marketing and Human Resource Management 
  • Percentage: 63%


Mar 2014 - Apr 2014

Faculty Development Program in Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India 
  • Completed Faculty Development Program in Entrepreneurship from 21st March to 1st April 2014, sponsored by Department of Science & Technology and conducted by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India.
Apr 2013 - Jun 2013

Faculty Development Program

Indian Institute of Management, Indore
  • Completed Faculty Development Program at Indian Institute of Management, Indore from 22 April 2013 – 28 June 2013.