He is Institute Professor at EDII and Editor of The Journal of Entrepreneurship. Also, he chairs the Centre for Research in Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CREED) and Biennial Conferences on Entrepreneurship. He is Professor of Organisational Behaviour (Emeritus) IIM Ahmedabad. Previously, he was Vice-Chancellor, Berhampur University, Odisha; Visiting Professor, McGill University (Canada) and University of Munich (Germany) and Bamberg University (Germany). He is an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow (Germany), Commonwealth Faculty Research Fellow (UK) and Shastri Indo-Canadian Fellow (Canada). He was a Ford Foundation Visiting Scholar at Harvard Business School (USA). His publications (including books, chapters and journal articles) are numerous. He is an educationist of repute and a behavioural scientist of distinction. He serves on Boards and Governing Councils of several institutions of higher education.