Yogesh K. Dwivedi is a Professor of Digital Marketing and Innovation, Founding Director of the Emerging Markets Research Centre (EMaRC) and Co-Director of Research at the School of Management, Swansea University, Wales, UK. Professor Dwivedi is also currently leading the International Journal of Information Management as its Editor-in-Chief.
Professor Dwivedi completed his Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Information Systems at Brunel University London (UK), an M.Sc. in Plant Genetic Resources at the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (New Delhi, India) and his B.Sc. (with Botany, Zoology and Chemistry) at the University of Allahabad (Prayagraj, India).
Professor Dwivedi has successfully supervised more than 20 doctoral students to completion and has examined more than 70 doctoral theses at various institutions from Australia, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Pakistan, the Netherlands and the UK. In recognition of his efforts to provide supportive, stimulating and inspirational supervision, Professor Dwivedi was selected as one of the five finalists for the “2017 Outstanding Research Supervisor of the Year” Award as part of the prestigious annual Times Higher Education Awards. This nomination was a tremendous achievement and deservedly apt, given Professor Dwivedi’s commitment to support scholars at all stages of their careers.