Dr. A. V. Shyam earned his doctorate from the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode in the IT& Systems area. He also holds a B.Tech. (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Government Engineering College, Thrissur and PGDM from Amrita Institute of Management. He has 18 years of experience in industry, teaching and research. Before joining IIM Kozhikode, he was a full-time faculty member at ASB Coimbatore engaged in teaching, research, consultancy and academic administration. He has also taught MBA courses as visiting faculty at School of Management Studies, NIT Calicut, and at Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Tiruchirappalli. He has also handled sessions in Management Development Programs at ASB, Faculty Development Programs at ASB and NIT Calicut, and Entrepreneurship Development Programs at the Technology Business Incubator, NIT Calicut.
Currently, he is the Chairman of the Information Systems and Analytics area at ASB Coimbatore. He is also a member of the Post Graduate Programme Committee, Research and Publications Committee, Student Professional Development Committee and the Summer Internships Committee. He is also a member of the Board of Studies for MBA and MTech (Innovative Engineering and Entrepreneurship) at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
Dr. Shyam’s research interests are in the domains of Cognitive Business Intelligence, issues in technology-human interface etc. For MBA students, Dr. Shyam teaches courses on Data Analytics, Management Information Systems, Business Analytics, Decision Support Systems, and Advanced Tools for Decision Support.