MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES
(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )
A stalwart in the field of Psychology, Dr. Chadha was awarded ‘Global Practitioner of the Year 2015 by National Career Development Association, USA at Denver, USA in 2015. He was also the recipient of the Life Time Achievement Award in Psychology by the International Conference on Multidisciplinary Healthcare in January 2014 held at AIIMS, New Delhi. Dr.Chadha is recipient of prestigious ‘Presidential Recognition Award; by NCDA in 2017.
Dr.Chadha has held several eminent positions in his lifetime in the following capacities:
- President: India Career Development
- Panel of Judge of Prime Minister’s Trophy (2009-2015)
- President, Indian Association of Positive Psychology
- President Elect: Asia Pacific Career Development Association, USA.
He has also been a Task Force Member in the Performance Management Division, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India. Dr Chadha has been a Professor in the Department of Psychology, University of Delhi, and holds a PhD from Delhi University and Post Doctorate from the University of Virginia, USA. He has authored 25 books many of which are used for MA (Psychology and Applied Psychology) and MBA programs. Having crisscrossed the globe on various academic assignments to countries like USA, UK, Japan, New Zealand, Malta, Spain, Germany, France, Sweden, Hungary, The Netherlands, Australia, Canada, Italy, Bangkok, Taipei and Hong Kong, DrChadha has supervised 52 PhD theses, 28 dissertations and 118 M.A. dissertations. He has also been involved in the Development of Psychological tests for the DIPR, DRDO, Ministry of Defence, GoI; Hotel Management and Hospitality, Ministry of Tourism; Edu comp, US based organizations and private sector too.
Dr Chadha has held the position of Test Administrator for a UK International Group for testing senior level positions for selection and placement in India.
He was invited by the UN at the head quarter in New York to represent India on Family Issues to Intergenerational solidarity.
Dr.Chadha who brings to Manav Rachna wealth of his 40 years of experience in academia and corporate, professes a keen interest in Applied Social Psychology and Organizational Behavior.