Prof. Ajit Kumar

Associate Professor, Information Systems
Information Systems Area Coordinator

Postdoctoral (Taiwan), PhD (Taiwan), MCA (India), BSc (India)
Phone: +91-674-6647717
Email: ajit@ximb.ac.in
Home Page:http://ajit.maskara.space

Teaching Interests

Business Information System
IT Strategy/Digital Strategy
Business Process Re-engineering and Automation/Digital Transformation
IT Risk Management
Knowledge Management Strategy
Business Transformation using Artificial Intelligence
Human Centred Design

Research Interests

Health Informatics
Usability of Healthcare Software
Human-Computer Interaction
Applications of Human Centered Design Approach

Administrative Responsibilities

Area Coordinator, Information System (2019 to Date)
Member, Career Advisory Services Committee, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar, India (2016 to Date)
Member, Media and Linkage, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar, India (2018-2019)

Member in Editorial Board

Editorial Board Member, SAMVAD International Journal of Management (2016-Date)
Editor-in-Chief, Indian Journal of Medical Informatics(2016-2017)

Other Membership

Life Member, Computer Society of India
Life Member, Telemedicine Society of India
Life Member, Indian Association for Medical Informaticians
Member (2014-2017), The Interaction Design Foundation, Denmark
Member (2008-2012), Medical Computer Society of India
Member (2010-2011), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Member (2009-2010), Association for Computing Machinery

Research & Publications

#Journal

2018, JOURNAL: From A Literature Review to A Conceptual Framework for Affordable Quality Healthcare Service using Internet of Things (IOT) Network, Inderscience, United Kingdom (ABDC 'B,' ABS - Grade I, and Scopus Indexed)

Conference/Seminar

2018, Seminars-Talks: Health IT of India - An Overview, Venue: Taipei, Taiwan

2018, Conference-Attended: A Primer on Internet of Things Ecosystem and 5G Networks, Venue: College of Engineering & Technology, Bhubaneswar, India

Training/Workshop/FDP

2018, FDP-Attended: Case Method Teaching, Venue: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneshwar, India

2018, FDP-Attended: SPSS Training, Venue: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneshwar, India

2018, FDP-Attended: Case Writing Workshop, Venue: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneshwar, India

2017, FDP-Attended: Case Pedagogy as a Learning Tool, Venue: Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier University, Bhubaneshwar, India

2016, Training-Conducted: India HCI 2016 Workshop - HCI in Healthcare, Venue: Mumbai, India

Projects / Consultancy

2014, Distinguished Young Researcher and Teacher, Client: National Central University, Status: Completed

2014, International Cognitive Neuroscience Cooperative Project, Client: National Central University, Status: Completed

2014, An Eye-Worn Information and Communication Projection Device equipped with Camera for Profiling Senior Travellers, Client: Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Status: Completed

2013, Designing User-Friendly Interfaces for Clinicians, Client: John Lab, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, Status: Completed

2013, A Genre Analysis and Evaluation of Documents , Client: John Lab, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, Status: Completed

2012, 3D Colonoscopy System, Client: Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Status: Completed

2011, Building Professional Training Workshop and Collaborative Research Platform on Smart Technology Innovation for Societies in Southeast Asia, Client: Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Status: Completed

Work Experience

Associate Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar, India, Jul 2019 to Date
Assistant Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneshwar, India, May 2016 - Jun 2019
Assistant Professor, Goa Institute of Management, Goa, India, Apr 2015 Nov 2015
Postdoctoral Fellow, National Central University, Zhongli,Taiwan, Mar 2014 Dec 2014
Research Assistant, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, Sep 2010 31 Jan 2014
Lecturer, Zawia Engineering College, Zawia, Libya, Oct 2008 Aug 2010
Senior System Engineer,IBM India Private Limited, Bangalore,India, Feb 2005 May 2008
Visiting Lecturer, Kano University of Technology, Wudil, Nigeria, Aug 2003 Aug 2004
Lecturer, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, Sep 2002 Sep 2004

Hobbies

Watching movies