Organisation Studies and Human Resource Management

Dr Kajal Sharma

  • Qualifications: PhD, PGCLTHE, MBA
  • Role Title: Associate Head,Organisation Studies and Human Resource Management Subject Group
  • Address: Richmond Building Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE
  • Telephone: 02392844667
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  • Department: Organisation Studies and Human Resource Management
  • Faculty: Portsmouth Business School


Prior to joining the University in 2010, I have spent seven years contributing to teaching, learning and research in various capacities within the UK and in India.

Currently, I am Associate Head of the OSHRM subject group. I also lead on units delivered on Collaborative programs overseas. In my pervious role as Senior Lecturer, I have managed courses like MSc Leadership Health and Wellbeing.

Teaching Responsibilities

I teach on both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the areas of Cross-cultural management, International & Strategic Human Resource, Work Psychology and Organisational behaviour.

I am also involved in PhD supervision, Undergraduate and Postgraduate level research dissertation supervisions.


My research areas are Healthcare management, Cross-culture Management, Organisational Culture and Stress and coping. My work in these areas has been published in international journals.

Having interest in healthcare area, I have worked as a Consultant with private hospitals like Apollo & Sterling Group of Hospitals (India).  I have conducted Management Development Programs for company executives and medical professionals on the theme of 'Executive Stress and Coping' and also steered 'Stress Audit' in various companies.  My continuing interest in aspects of people management has lead to my association with public, private and joint sector organizations abroad.


Research profile

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