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Dr. Tanusree Chakraborty , PhD

Associate Professor

Dr.Chakraborty is an Associate Professor in Organizational Behaviour and Human Resource area, with Ph.D in Applied Psychology, M.A. (Applied Psychology), MBA (HR), PGDHRM, B.A. (Psychology). Dr. Chakraborty is a Psychologist and is interested in the area of understanding human behaviour. Dr. Chakraborty has been associated with the academic industry for the past 14 years. Prior to joining Rajalakshmi School of Business, she has worked with Presidency University, Bangalore as an Associate Professor. Previously she was working as a faculty and Dean PGDM programme at Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai. A University rank holder throughout, Dr. Chakraborty was an ex-research fellow with Indian Council of Medical Research. She has hands on experience in coaching and counseling too.

As a Trainer, Dr. Chakraborty has facilitated approx. 100 sessions for both public and private sector organizations in the areas of Behavioural Science and Psychometric Testing. She has a number of publications in leading Scopus and ABDC indexed National and International journals. She has presented around 45 of her research papers in national and international conferences of repute. She has also handled pre-placement training of students, held the portfolio of Chairperson-Placements and Corporate Relations, Chairperson-Soft-Skills Training, organized seminars and conferences, headed student driven clubs, been editor of Journals and Newsletters of institutes she has worked for.




Research Papers Published in Journals

  1. Chakraborty, T.& Upadhyay, P. (2018) .Managing Self towards Managing People: Role of Perceived Emotional Competencies in Health Care Organizations’, International Journal of Work Organisation and Emotion. Vol.9, No.1, pp.4 – 20, (Indexed in ABDC- B category / Scopus). Available online at: https://www.inderscienceonline.com/doi/abs/10.1504/IJWOE.2018.091333

  2. Chakraborty. T. Saha, R. (2018). Digital Innovations: Breakthrough Opportunities To Build Novel Business Models, Business Perspective, - (ISSN 0972 7612), Vol. 17 No. 1 | pp 46-60. (Indexed in Indian Citation Index) Available online at: https://www.bimtech.ac.in/Uploads/image/395imguf_4.DigitalInnovationsBreakthroughOpportunitiesToBuildNovelBusinessModels.pdf

  3. Chakraborty. T. Nag, K. (2018), A Snapshot of Digital Sports Entrepreneurship, Accepted for publication in Global Journal of Enterprise Information Systems (Indexed in EBSCO UGC Listed Journals)
  4. Chakraborty, T. Desai, M. Saha, R. (2018), Preparedness to Change: Moderating Role of Resilience on Environmental Mastery and Subjective Vitality among Indian and Nepalese Would be Managers. Journal of Business Studies, Forthcoming Issue
  5. Chakraborty, T. , Chatterjee, B. Saha, R. (2018), Can Knowledge of Strength Make You More Determined and Confident?, HSB Journal, Forthcoming Issue.(Indexed in UGC Listed Journals)
  6. Chakraborty, T. Bhandari, A. (2018). Digital Entrepreneurial Engagement: The Art of Neuromarketing, Accepted for publication in Global Journal of Enterprise Information Systems (Indexed in EBSCO UGC Listed Journals)
  7. Chakraborty, T., Sampathkumar, K. Munneeswaran, Y. (2017). Identity Orientation and Facebook Intensity: A Changed Way of Meeting and Staying in Touch with People’, ELK Asia Pacific Journals – 978-93-85537-03-5 4th IHRC -2017 Available online at: https://www.elkjournals.com
  8. Chakraborty, T. Saha, R. (2017). No Risk, No Reward: Risk Behaviors of Adolescents at Crossroads, SIDDHANT (Vol. 17, No. 1, JAN-MARCH 2017) -(Indexed in Indian Science, Google Scholar, EBSCO Discovery, Summon (Proquest), J- Gate) Available online at: http://www.indianjournals.com/ijor.aspx?target=ijor:sjdmvolume=17issue=1article=004
  9. Chakraborty, T. Saha, R. (2017). If Women Lead Good and Deal Better Then Why is Women Leadership Still a Snake and Ladder Game?"- The International Journal of Indian Psychology’, Volume 4, Issue 3, No. 97, DIP 18.01.016/20170403 ISBN: 978-1-365-91636-6 (Indexed in Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, Indian Psychological Asscociation, Crossref) Available online at: https://www.ijip.in/index.php/component/content/article/80-v413/1228-if-women-lead-good-and-deal-better-then-why-is-women-leadership-still-a-snake-and-ladder-game.html
  10. Chakraborty, T. Saha, R. (2017). Are Entrepreneurs Trainable towards Success: Reviewing Impact of Training on Entrepreneurship Success’, Training and Development Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, January - June, 2017, pp- 44-59- (Indexed in Indian Citation Index, EBSCO Discovery, Summon-Proquest) Available online at: http://www.indianjournals.com/ijor.aspx?target=ijor:tdjvolume=8issue=1article=006
  11. Chakraborty, T. Janarthnan, B. (2017). Exploratory tendencies in consumer behaviour in online buying across gen X, gen Y and baby boomers, International Journal of Value Chain Management, Vol.8, No.2, pp. 135–150 (Indexed in Scopus, ABDC-C category) Available online at: https://www.inderscienceonline.com/doi/abs/10.1504/IJVCM.2017.085483
  12. Chakraborty, T. Gupta, D. Saha,R. (2017), Role of Psychological Predisposition on Employability of Management Students: Moderation Analysis through Soft Skills Training’- The International Journal of Indian Psychology , ISSN 2348-5396 (e) | ISSN: 2349-3429 (p), Volume 4, Issue 2, No. 95, DIP: 18.01.172/20170402 ISBN: 978-1-365-84231-3 http://www.ijip.in | January-March, 2017 (Indexed in Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, Indian Psychological Asscociation, Crossref) Available online at: https://www.ijip.in/Archive/v4i2/18.01.172.20170402.pdf
  13. Gohain, D. Chakraborty, T., (2017). Locus of Control, Personal Efficacy and Financial Affluence: Do they make Indian Entrepreneurs Succesful? In Business Sciences, International Research Journal, Vol 5, Issue 1, 41-52. ISSN 2321-3191 (Indexed in Google Scholar, Proquest) Available online at: http://imrfjournals.in/pdf/MATHS/BSIRJ-NEW-JOURNALS/BSIRJ-51/9.pdf
  14. Chakraborty, T., Saha, R. (2016) Corporate Restructuring: Trail of downsizing and solutions to the survivor syndrome, EIJMMS, February issue. Abstract published in- DCWC Research Bulletin, Vol. XVI Issue 1 January - March 2012, , ISSN-0970-0765 Available online at: Not available online
  15. Desai, M., Majumdar, B., Chakraborty, T., Ghosh, K. (2011). The second shift: working women in India, Gender in Management: An International Journal, Vol. 26 Iss: 6, pp.432 – 450, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, ISSN No-1754-2413 DOI-,10.1108/17542411111164920 (Indexed in Scopus) Available online at: https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/17542411111164920
  16. Deb, S. Chakraborty, T. (2010). Depression and Risk Behaviour among Adolescents in Kolkata,( 2010),—Indian Journal of Life Skills Education, Volume 1 Number 2 Jan 2010 P: 105 – 123, ISSN No.- 0975-6019 Available online at: https://www.academia.edu/24309350/Depression_and_Risk_Behaviour_among_Adolescents_in_Kolkata
  17. Deb S, Chakraborty T. (2010) Sexual Abuse of Adolescents and its Relation with High Risk Behavior, 2010, Indian Journal of Criminology and Criminologistics (Q), Vol 31 (2), July-Dec., 2010,pp.51-66, ISSN-09704345 Available online at: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318902121_Sexual_Abuse_of_Adolescents_and_its_Relation_with_High_Risk_Behavior
  18. 2008 Deb, S. Chakraborty, T,, Chatterjee, P. Srivastava, N. (2008). Job-Related Stress, Causal Factors and Coping Strategies of Traffic Constables.,– (2008), Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, January vol 34, No. 1, pp-19-28, ISSN NO.-019-4247 (Indexed in Scopus) Available online at: http://medind.nic.in/jak/t08/i1/jakt08i1p19.pdf
  19. 2006 Chatterjee, P. Chakraborty, T., Srivastava, N. Deb, S. (2006). Short and long-term problems faced by the trafficked children: A qualitative study. Social Science International, 22, 167-182.Short And Long-Term Problems Faced By The Trafficked Children: A Qualitative Study, Social Science International, Vol 22, January 2006, pp 167-182 –( Google Scholar, EBSCO Discovery, Summon (Proquest), J- Gate) Available online at: Not available online
  20. 2005 Psychological Stress of Traffic Police Officers, Causal Factors behind the Same and Their Coping Strategies., Indian Police Journal, Vol L-2, pp 16-30. (2005) Available online at: http://www.bprd.nic.in/WriteReadData/userfiles/file/8386418098-july-sept-1-7.pdf
  21. 2005 Deb, S. Chatterjee, P.,., Srivastava, N., Chakraborty, T.(2005). Processes in Child Trafficking Incidences in West Bengal: A Qualitative Study. (2005), Social Change, Sage,DOI-10.1177/004908570503500208 (Scopus Indexed) Available online at: http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.895.2760rep=rep1type=pdf
  22. 2005 Deb, S., Chakraborty, T.,Chatterjee, P.,Srivastava,N.(2005) Are West Bengal Police Officers Stressed? (2005), - Indian Police Journal Vol LII-I, January-March , 63-72 Available online at: Not available online

Research Papers Published as Book Chapters

  1. Chakraborty, T. Saha, R. (2018). Food Advergames and Children-The Psychodynamics, accepted in book in Application of Gaming in New Media Marketing (to be published in June 2018.) IGI Global Publication. ISBN13: 9781522560647
  2. Chakraborty, T. Ganguly M. (2018) Crafting Engaged Employees through Positive Work Environment, accepted for the upcoming IGI Global book, "Management Techniques for Employee Engagement in Contemporary Organizations."
  3. Chakraborty, T. Dey S. (2017). Job Satisfaction. Introduction to Social & Industrial Psychology. Publisher- B.B.Kundu& Sons.ISBN- 978-93-84080-83-9
  4. Chakraborty, T., Sathyakumar J& Suresh V. (2016). Organizational Disaster during Global Recession: Role of HR in Managing Downsizing. -Managing Disaster -A Strategic Perspective. World Literature Books Center and Publishers Pvt. Ltd. ISBN:978-8-1930-234-26
  5. Chakraborty, T., Ramaswamy, R., Rengarajan, D. (2016). Aftershock: Role of HR in Disaster Resilience. Managing Disaster -A Strategic Perspective. Publisher-World Literature Books Center and Publishers Pvt. Lted. ISBN:978-8-1930-234-26
  6. Chakraborty, T. & Deb S. (2005). Applied and Community Psychology (2 Vol.set) edited by S.K. Srivastava, The Processes in Child Trafficking Children: A Qualitative Study- Sarup& Sons, Page- 163-17
  7. Chakraborty, T. & Deb S. (2010). The Processes in Child Trafficking Children :A Qualitative Study. Empowerment of Neo Literates, Prabhat Kumar Sharma for Sarup& Sons, 163-173

C.Paper Presentations in Conferences

  1. Mishra, N., Natarajan A.,& Chakraborty T. (2018). Boardroom Diversity Dynamics: An Organizational Theory Perspective. Paper accepted for presentation at Academic Conference on Organisation Development, Change and Leadership, 2018, Organized by Tata Institute of Social Sciences. Mumbai
  2. Chakraborty, T., Vedula S, Fathima S.N. (2018). Blue oceans People Practices: Journey from Disengagement to Engagement. Paper Accepted for presentation at International Conference on Advances in Business Management- ICABM. Organized by Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, under Faculty of Management(FOM), Pune
  3. Roy, S., Chakraborty, T., Ganguly, M.& Roybardhan, M. (2018). A study of sustainable development with respect to HRM in startups and well established organizations. Paper accepted for presentation at the International conference Sustainability Development – SDVP 18, A Value Chain Perspective. Organized by Management Development Institute, Murshidabad.
  4. Rameshwar, R., Saha, R., Chakraborty, T. Dahia, R. (2018). Managing CSR and Corporate Sustainability: A Conceptual Framework (Combining CSR Engagement, Economic Value and Corporate Sustainability Contributing to Organizational Performance). Accepted for presentation at the First International Conference on Sustainability and Business [SUSBUS 2018]- CDEP, Indian Institute Of Management Calcutta
  5. Natarajan, A.& Chakraborty, T., Can Firms Commit Themselves to a Program of Sustainable Social Responsible Behavior? Evidence from India. Paper presented at AGBA's 15th World Congress at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Bangkok. Thailand.
  6. Mishra, N.& Chakraborty, T. (2018). Education Entrepreneurship: Sustainability Challenges and the Way Forward. Paper accepted for presentation at the International conference Sustainability Development – SDVP 18, A Value Chain Perspective. Organized by Management Development Institute, Murshidabad.
  7. Chakraborty, T., Gupta, D.,& Chatterjee, B.(2018). Strong Yet we are Vulnerable: Psychological Panorama of Sustainable Women Entrepreneurs. Paper presented at AGBA's 15th global conference to be held at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Bangkok. Thailand.
  8. Chakraborty, T.,& Ganguly M. (2018). Predicting Entrepreneurial Satisfaction: Women Digital Entrepreneurs’ Perspective. Paper presented at AGBA's 15th World Congress at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Bangkok. Thailand.
  9. Chakraborty, T.& Saha, R. (2018). Digital Twist – Millennium marked by Innovation and Entrepreneurial Landscapes, presented paper in the First International Conference on Digital Entrepreneurship: Prospects, Perils, Dividends and Challenges, April 20-22, organized by School of Management, Presidency University. Bangalore. (also accepted for publication in UGC listed journal)
  10. Chakraborty, T.& Nag K, (2018). Digital Innovation and Sports Entrepreneurship: Sport is the Next Digital Innovation Hub- presented paper in the First International Conference on Digital Entrepreneurship: Prospects, Perils, Dividends and Challenges, April 20-22, organized by School of Management, Presidency University. Bangalore. (also accepted for publication in UGC listed journal)
  11. Chakraborty, T.& Gohain, D (2018). Innovation in Entrepreneurship- What are the Indian Women Entrepreneurs doing towards Sustainable Entrepreneurship?. Paper Accepted for presentation at 11th ISDSI International Conference from December 27-30, 2017 Organized By Indian Institute Of Management Tiruchirappalli.
  12. Chakraborty, T.& Ganguly, M. (2018). Model and Framework Establishment determining Knowledge Management Efficacy through Empowering Human Resource. Paper accepted for presentation at the International conference Sustainability Development – SDVP 18, A Value Chain Perspective. Organized by Management Development Institute, Murshidabad.
  13. Chakraborty, T.& Bhandari, A. (2018). Digital Entrepreneurial Engagement: The Art of Neuromarketing, paper presented in the First International Conference on Digital Entrepreneurship: Prospects, Perils, Dividends and Challenges, April 20-22, organized by School of Management, Presidency University. Bangalore. (also accepted for publication in UGC listed journal)
  14. Chakraborty, T.& Ganguly, M. (2018). Women Entrepreneurs in Rural India: A Journey From Deprivation to Flourishment Through, Innovation. Paper presented at the 9th Conference on Excellence in Research and Education. Indian Institute Of Management-Indore, Presented during 03-06 May 2018.
  15. Chakraborty T.& Mishra N. (2018). Using Technology to Augment the Academic Journey: Perspectives of Sustainable Education Entrepreneurship. Paper accepted for presentation at 7th Annual International Sustainability Conference (SUSCON VII). Organized by Indian Institute of Management Shillong, Shillong
  16. Chakraborty T.& Mishra N.& Natarajan A. (2018). Gender Balanced Board and Business: Exploring Women Leadership and Sustainable Firm Performance. Paper accepted for presentation at 7th Annual International Sustainability Conference (SUSCON VII). Organized by Indian Institute of Management Shillong, Shillong
  17. Chakraborty T.& Ganguly, M. (2018). Does Relation Matter? Looking at Employee Job crafting behavior through the Lens of Leader Member Exchange, Perceived Organizational Support and Change Readiness. Paper accepted for presentation at Academic Conference on Organisation Development, Change and Leadership, 2018, Organized by Organized by Tata Institute of Social Sciences. Mumbai
  18. Chakraborty, T., Sampathkumar K.,& Muneeswaran Y. (2017). Determination is the Wakeup Call to Human Will: Do Positive Relationships, Environmental Mastery and Happiness Lead to Grit? - Conference proceedings at 4th International HR Conference Building Organizations of Tomorrow: Leadership Challenges of Human Capital in a Digital Workplace on February 3rd& 4th 2017, K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai.
  19. Chakraborty, T., Sampathkumar K.,& Muneeswaran Y. (2017). Identity Orientation and Facebook Intensity: A Changed Way of Meeting and Staying in Touch with People- Conference proceedings at 4th International HR Conference Building Organizations of Tomorrow: Leadership Challenges of Human Capital in a Digital Workplace on February 3rd& 4th 2017, K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai.
  20. Chakraborty, T., Saha, R.& Bakshi, P. (2017). Social Media: An Impression towards Revolution. Paper Presented at 17th International Business Horizon-INBUSH ERA-2017, organized by, Amity University.New Delhi.
  21. Chakraborty, T., Saha, R, Gohain, D., Kennet, E. (2017). Effective Women Entrepreneurship: Overview of Women’s Entrepreneurial Engagement in 21st Century: Turning Challenges into Opportunities. Paper presented at the Organized by Christ University, Bangalore
  22. Chakraborty, T., Malini, K., Kennet, E.& Supreet S. (2017). Emotional Exhaustion, Mood and Tension among a Group of Bank Employees’ vis-vis the Demonetization Phase 2016. Presented a paper at The Southern Regional Conference on Management Education, A Global Perspective. Organized by PSG College, Coimbatore.
  23. Chakraborty, T., Desai, M.& Natarajan, S. (2017). To Exist is to Change: Preparedness to Embrace Change through Environmental Mastery and Subjective Vitality, Conference proceedings at 4th International HR Conference Building Organizations of Tomorrow: Leadership Challenges of Human Capital in a Digital Workplace on February 3rd& 4th organized by K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai.
  24. Chakraborty, T.,& Saha, R. (2017). Testing Optimal Stimulation Level Theory: Moderation Analysis Using Personality on Purchase Intention towards Online Shopping, Paper Presented at NASMEI Summer Marketing Conference organized by Indian Institute Of Management, Indore.
  25. Chakraborty, T.,& Saha, R. (2017). Perceived Usefulness, Perceived Ease of Use, and Problems in Shopping: Exploring Adoption of Online Shopping in Madurai City - Paper Presented at NASMEI Summer Marketing Conference organized by Indian Institute Of Management, Indore.
  26. Chakraborty, T.,& Saha, R. (2017). Entrepreneurial Innovation and Women: Push Factors in Indian Rural Markets- Paper accepted for presentation at 16th International Entrepreneurship Forum (IEF) Conference 14-16 September, 2017 | Kathmandu, Nepal.
  27. Chakraborty, T.,& Gohain, D. (2017). Role of Self Belief and Resilience in Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Women Entrepreneurship in Snapshot- Paper accepted for presentation at 16th International Entrepreneurship Forum (IEF) Conference| Kathmandu, Nepal.
  28. Chakraborty, T.,& Gohain, D. (2017). Locus of Control, Personal Efficacy and Financial Affluence: Do they Make Women Entrepreneurs Successful?- International Conference on Women Entrepreneurship, E Commerce, Management, Law, Gender Studies, Humanities,& Social Sciences 2017, Organized by International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation, Goa.
  29. Chakraborty, T.,& Dey, S. (2017). Change Preparedness: Are Today’s Budding Managers Ready? - Paper presented at the Two-day International Conference on “Managing Change, Creativity and Innovation in a Dynamic Environment” Organized by Future Business School, 7-8th April 2017.
  30. Chakraborty, T.& Saha, R (2017).Variety Seeking& Millennial’s shopping Online: Does Personality Matter, International Conference on "Disruptive Technologies: Accepted for presentation at PAN IIM World Management Conference 2017, organized by all IIMS, Lucknow.
  31. Chakraborty, T.& Gohain, D (2017).Training Effectiveness and the Trainer: Is There any Link? Paper presented at One-Day International Conference organized by Fatima Institute of Management on "Global Talent Management in the Digital Era”, Madurai.
  32. Chakraborty, T.& Chatterjee B. (2017). Psychological Well Being and Grit: Mediation Analysis by Knowledge of Strength- Presented paper at National Conference on Expanding Fronytiers of Applied Psychology-, Calcutta University. Kolkata.
  33. 2017 Chakraborty, T.& Bardhan, S. (2017). Work Life Balance and Employee Engagement: Moderating Effect of Stress among IT and Marketing Professionals. Presented paper at the Two-day International Conference on “Managing Change, Creativity and Innovation in a Dynamic Environment” Organized by Future Business School, Kolkata.
  34. Sathyakymar J, Chakraborty, T.& Suresh V. (2016). Organizational Disaster During Global Recession: Role of HR in Managing Downsizing. Presented paper at the International Conference on Managing Disaster-A Strategic Perspective on , 29th-30th September 2016, organized by Fatima College, Madurai.
  35. Chakraborty, T., Sampathkumar K.,& Muneeswaran Y. (2016). A Lifelong Learner is a Lifelong Winner: Role of Skill Development in Success of Entrepreneurship. Conference Abstract proceedings, at International Management Institute, Bhubaneshwar.
  36. Chakraborty, T., Ramaswamy, R.& Rengarajan, D. (2016) Aftershock: Role of HR in Disaster Resilience, Presented paper at the International Conference on Managing Disaster-A Strategic Perspective, organized by Fatima College, Madurai.
  37. Chakraborty, T.,& Chatterjee, B. (2016). A Way forward to Women Empowerment in India: A Snapshot of Enablers and Barriers- Conference proceedings- International Conference on Gender and Empowerment, organized by Bijoy Krishna Girls’s College, and Jadavpore University, Kolkata.
  38. Chakraborty, T. (2016). Nature vs Nurture: Are Women Entrepreneurs Born Or Made?. Presented paper at the International Conference of Facets of Doing Business in Emerging Markets, organized by IMT Ghaziabad in association with College of Business Administration, University of Texas, El Paso, at Ghaziabad.
  39. Chakraborty, T. (2016). Does Self-Belief and Proactivity Ensure Success? Perspectives of Women Entrepreneurs- Presented paper at 26th Conference of National Academy of Psychology (NAOP) 2016, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
  40. Chakraborty, T.& Janarthanan, B. (2016). The Role of Exploratory Tendencies in Consumer Behaviour and Intention to Buy Online: Moderation Analysis using Big Five Personality Dimensions – Presented paper at at on 22-24th December, 2016, at Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.
  41. Chakraborty, T., (2012). Organizational Role Stress, Role Efficacy, Role Clarity and Job Satisfaction among Group of Insurance Workers- Paper presented at National Conference on Emerging Research Paradigms in Business Management, organized by George College, Kolkata
  42. Chakraborty, T., (2012). Job Satisfaction: Its Relation To Employee Engagement And Organizational Role Stress Among A Group Of Banking Professionals- Paper presented at National Conference on Emerging Research Paradigms in Business Management, organized by George College, Kolkata
  43. Chakraborty, T. (2006). A Probe in to the Nature Of Risk Behavior , Psychological Stress and Adjustment Of Female Students, Paper presented at National Conference On Applied Psychology: Trends And Direction, Calcutta University, Kolkata
  44. Chakraborty, T. (2005). A Probe Into the Nature of Risk Behavior, Psychological Stress, Depression and Adjustment Pattern among a Group Of Female Students of Kolkata City- National Conference On Applied Psychology- Trends And Direction.
  45. Chakraborty, T.& Chatterjee, P. (2005). The Processes in Child Trafficking Incidences in West Bengal: A Qualitative Study. Paper presented at International Conference on Applied and Community Psychology: Trends And Directions. Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar.