Dr. Shubhra P. Gaur, has a D.Phil in Psychology from the University of Allahabad, Allahabad and has twenty five years of research and teaching experience. She has been at MICA since 2001 and is currently Programme Chair- PGP and Admissions Chair at the institute.
In previous years she has held many key positions at the institute, including that of Head: Faculty Affairs and Founder Chairperson of Gender Equality and Anti-Sexual harassment committee, Chairperson of Admissions (PGP) and General Management Area. She has earlier taught at the University of Delhi. She has been a visiting faculty at the IIM Ahmedabad, School of Petroleum Management (SPM), Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) Gandhinagar, Mahatama Gandhi Labour Institute, Ahmedabad.
Her teaching areas are: leadership; personal, interpersonal, group and organisational dynamics; creativity; stress management; cross cultural and gender issues at workplace. She has published articles in Psychological Studies, International Journal of Learning, Journal of Asian Communication and Media Asia, amongst others in the areas of physical and psychological abuse amongst women, gender issues at work place, psychosocial competence and work related stress; interpersonal and internal communication.
She has been awarded research fellowship from the University Grants Commission. She has also been honoured with the award for the Best Teacher in Human Resources Management in 2011, by Dewang Mehta Business School Awards in recognition of leadership, development, innovation and industry interface.