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Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai

Dean

Professor Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai currently serves as Dean Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore and Bengaluru, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Qualification: MBA, Ph.D
kishorepillai@amrita.edu

Bio

Professor Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai currently serves as Dean Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore and Bengaluru, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Professor Kishore holds a Ph.D. from Florida State University and an MBA from IIM Calcutta.  His research focus is on consumer knowledge, social networks and retailing.  His papers have been published in leading Journals such as the Journal of Retailing, Research Policy, International Journal of Research in Marketing, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Thinking and Reasoning, British Journal of Management, Journal of Business Research etc.  He is on the editorial boards of Journal of Business Research and Industrial Marketing Management.

Prior to joining Amrita School of Business, Prof. Kishore held academic positions at several leading British Universities, including full Professorial appointments at the Bradford University School of Management and Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia.

His research has attracted funding from the British Academy.  Prof. Kishore has given keynote/plenary speeches at several international conferences and chaired tracks in prestigious conferences.  In 2019, he was awarded the Amity Global Academic Excellence Award, in recognition of contributions to the academia. Prior to his academic career, Prof. Kishore served in the industry and has been a Senior Project Manager with TNS India and the Market Analyst (at the rank of National Manager) at Arvind Brands Limited.

Publications

Journal Article

A Longitudinal Examination of JIT Purchasing Practices

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Larry C. Giunipero, Stephen N. Chapman, Ronald A. Clark

Publisher : Emerald

Calibration of Consumer Knowledge of the Web

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Charles Hofacker

Publisher : ScienceDirect

Print Advertising: Typesize Effects

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Constantine S. Katsikeas, Caterina Presi

Publisher : ScienceDirect

Consumer Trial, Continuous Use, and Economic Benefits of a Retail Service Innovation: The Case of the Personal Shopping Assistant

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Heiner Evanschitzky, Gopalkrishnan R. Iyer, Peter Kenning, Reinhard Schütte

Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

The negative effects of social capital in organisations: a review and extension

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Gerard P. Hodgkinson, Gurumurthy Kalyanaram, Smitha R. Nair

Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

Consumer Knowledge Discrimination

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Michael Brusco, Ronald Goldsmith, Charles Hofacker

Publisher : Emerald

Do parent units benefit from reverse knowledge transfer?

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Smitha R. Nair, Mehmet Demirbag, Kamel Mellahi

Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

Regulatory focus, nutrition involvement, and nutrition knowledge.

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Yong-Siang Liang, Desmond Thwaites, Piyush Sharma, Ronald Goldsmith

Publisher : ScienceDirect

Let’s Be Friends: National Homophily in Multicultural Newcomer Student Networks

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Constantinos N. Leonidou, Xuemei Bian

Publisher : Scientific Research

Diversity effects in subjective probability judgment.

Authors : Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Constantinos Hadjichristidis, Janet Geipel

Publisher : Taylor & Francis Online

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