Senior Associate Dean of the Amrut Mody School of Management and Associate Professor Parag Patel has been selected for a three-year term to the 15-member Associate Deans Affinity Group (ADAG) Steering Committee of AACSB International. The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International is a global nonprofit association that connects educators, students, and businesses to create the next generation of great leaders and has been synonymous with the highest standards of excellence in business education since 1916. It provides quality assurance, business education intelligence, and learning and development services to over 1,850 member organisations and more than 950 accredited business schools worldwide.
The ADAG Steering Committee includes those serving in key leadership roles at the school or college level with responsibilities in strategy, faculty qualifications, and/or assurance of learning/curriculum within AACSB International accredited and member business schools. As part of the ADAG, Professor Patel will be involved in providing overall governance and guidance to the organisation, and identifying, planning, and delivering opportunities for relationship-building, among other responsibilities.