Dr Mamata Bhandar is a Professor of Information Systems and Knowledge Management at the GlobalNxt University an accredited pioneering online university with academic head-quarters based in Asia (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) with a diverse student base across 75 different countries. She holds a PhD in Information Systems from the National University of Singapore.
Dr Bhandar teaches courses on IT in Business, Information Systems, Knowledge Management and Business Process Management. In addition she supervises the capstone projects for the MBA and Masters in IT programs. She was also involved in the development and facilitation of the Online Faculty Training program at U21Global, an online graduate school established in 2000 between 21 leading universities in the Universitas 21 network and Thomson Learning where she served as an Asst Professor for over four years. Over the last five years she has implemented many of the latest tools and technologies in her online classrooms to make the learning experience more engaging and effective.
Her initiatives, passion and excellence for teaching have won her several teaching accolades and awards. She received the Excellence in Online teaching award and the Most Innovative Professor award while at U21global and also received the Excellent Teachers award while at the National University of Singapore during her six year tenure there.