Prof. Umakanta Dash possesses a rich expertise in the area of Marketing and General Management. He has to his credit a work experience of 20 years in teaching and research and 6 years in industry. He excels in the approach of case based teaching. His major interest areas include Marketing management and strategic management. He has conducted MDPs for working executives in the areas of Personal Effectiveness, Building Learning Organization, Strategy Execution, Time Management and Quality & Effectiveness through Systems Thinking. Apart from being an adept professor, he is an efficient administrator. He holds the designation of Vice-Principal.