Prof. Mridul Maheshwari is a Fellow in Management from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad in Personnel and Industrial Relations area. She has more than 8 years of experience in academics which spans over around 4 Years with IIM Udaipur as Assistant Professor, close to a year with Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar as Assistant Professor and around 3 years with DAV Institute of Management, Faridabad as Lecturer. Over these years, she has taught various courses such as Managing People in Organizations, Individual Dynamics in Organizations, Strategic Human Resource Management, Talent Management, Qualitative Research Methods and Basics of Marketing Management.
Her research involves several dimensions of managing gender in organizations such as Dynamics of Gender and Diversity, Gender in STEM, Gender and Entrepreneurship, Work-life Balance, HR in small-scale firms, and Strategic Human Resource Management. She has published in both in international and national peer reviewed journals and has presented her research in renowned international conferences organized by academic bodies such as Academy of Management, European Group of Organization Studies, Academy of HRD etc.
She has been part of a team involved in providing academic consulting to senior HR executives of BPCL at their learning and development centre, Pune and delivered modules on qualitative approach to business data analysis.
Organizational readiness for performance-related pay: Focus on Indian govt. employees. Maheshwari, M and Singh, M. (2010). Vikalpa. 35(1), 63-73
Child labor in India: From welfarist to economic perspective. Maheshwari, M and Singh, M. (2009). South Asian Journal of Management, 16(4), 85-111
Mridul Maheshwari; Illusions or Realities: Workplace Experiences of Self-Employed Women; (2015). Available at SSRN http://ssrn.com/abstract=2620156.
Maheshwari, Mridul, Aspirations, Expectations and Realities to Gain 'Access to Work': Insights
from Women's Narratives (June 8, 2014). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2447400
Maheshwari, Mridul, Experiences of Dilemmas to Gain 'Access to Entry' to Work: Insights from Women's Narratives (May 27, 2014). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2442160
Maheshwari, Mridul, 'Access to Work' and Motherhood: From the Perspective of Professional Women (April 5, 2013). Indian Institute of Management Udaipur Research Paper Series No. 2012-2171274. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2245414 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2245414
Maheshwari, M., & Singh, M. 2008. Factors affecting child labour in India. Working Paper No. 2008-01-01, IIM Ahmedabad.
Main Conference Papers
"Opportunities and Realities to Gain Access to Position of Power: A study on Women in STEM in India". Maheshwari, M., & Sanan, N. (2016). Paper Presented at the European Group Organisation Studies (EGOS) Conference, held at Naples, Italy, during July 2016.
"Aspirations, Expectations and Realities to Gain "Access to Work": Insights from Women’s Narratives". Maheshwari. M. (2015). Paper accepted for presentation at the November 2015 Asian Academy of Management (AAOM) Conference to be held in Abu Dhabi.
"Responses to Experiences of Gender Practices at Work: Insights from Women’s Narratives". Maheshwari. M., & Joseph, J. (2014). 14th International Conference on Diversity in Organizations, Communities, and Nations; Vienna; July 9-11, 2014.
Building an institution of the future: A case study. (2013). Maheshwari, M., & Tatachari (S). Presented at PAN-IIM World Management Conference 2013; Goa; May 30-Jun 1, 2013; 2014; 82-90.
"Access to Work" and Motherhood: From the Perspective of Professional Women". Maheshwari. M. (2012). Paper accepted for presentation at the August 2012 Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting, held at Boston, Massachusetts.
"Gender Dilemmas and Responses at Workplace Points of Access: Insights from Women’s Narratives". Maheshwari, M and Jerome. J. (2011). Paper Presented at the European Group Organisation Studies (EGOS) Conference, held at Gothenberg, during July 2011.
"Access to Hiring’ and the Workplace Interface and Interactions: Insights from Women’s Narratives". Maheshwari, M and Jerome. J. (2010). Presented at the European Group Organisation Studies (EGOS) Conference, held at Lisbon, during July 2 – 4, 2010.
"Child Labor in India: From Welfarist to Economic Perspective". Maheshwari, M and Singh, M. (2008), Presented at the 2008 Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting, held at Anaheim, United States, during August 8-13, 2008.