G.S.Vijaya, PhD

Assistant to the Dean of COBA for Female Student Affairs / Associate Professor
+966 11 2242222 Ext: 4203
Areas of Expertise
  • Enterprise Resource Planning/Business Process Reengineering/ Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Management/Six Sigma Green Belt/Design of Experiments Operations Management/Project Management
  • Operations Research
  • Research Methodology
  • Leadership Management
  • Entrepreneurial development

Biography

Dr. G.S. Vijaya is an Associate Professor and Assistant to the Dean of COBA for Female Student Affairs in the College of Business Administration, Al Yamamah University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. She has 3 years of industry experience and more than 18 years of teaching experience.

Before joining Al Yamamah University, she has worked in the prestigious Indian Universities and colleges i. e; Jain University, Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology and Birla Institute of Technology Mesra.

3 Students have completed PHD under her supervision and 3 more are at the completion stage. She has published several papers at National and International level and holds a membership in Indian Society of Technical Education. She is also an External Examiner and Adjudicator for PHD Thesis in few Indian Universities.

She holds an Engineering degree in the field of Electrical & Electronics Engineering.  In addition she has completed M.B.A. and PHD in the area of Management.   She is also a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt.

Publications

Selected Journal Articles:

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2019). A Study on Current Levels of Community Engagement in Higher

     Educational Institutions- Faculty Perspective.  International Journal of Research and Analytical   

    Reviews. 2348- 1269. (with Smitha Kavatekar).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2018). Quality Audit and Operational Excellence in Aviation Industry. Journal of

     Business & Financial Affairs, OMICS International, Volume 7:  Issue 4 (with Abdullah Alshehri).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2017). TQM and its importance in Saudi Arabian Manufacturing Organizations,

    International Journal of Research in Management & Social Science 5:82-87.

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2016). A study of Women Entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia. International Journal

    of Advanced Engineering, Management and Science, 2: 1956-1959 (with Dr.Rana Almasri).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2016). Supply Chain Management in Saudi Arabian Organization-Goals and

    challenges. International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology

    4: 8-15. (with Dr. Shafiq Ahmed).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2015). Effectiveness of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems -Consultants

    Perspective.  Journal of Science, Engineering and Management,   “ANUSANDHANA”, Nitte  

    Meenakshi Institute of Technology. 4: 35-41.

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2013). World Class Manufacturing- Indian Perspective. “Growth” Journal of

    Management Training Institute, Steel Authority of India Limited, Ranchi,   4: 35-39. (with Dr.    

    HariHaran)

  1. Vijaya.G.S. (2013). A Study of Japanese 5 S Practice and its benefits in the Indian

     Manufacturing Organizations. International Journal of Management and Behavioral Science,

     3: 71-175.

Research Interests:

  1. Enterprise Resource Planning
  2. Business Process Reengineering
  3. Supply Chain Management
  4. Quality Management
  5. Design of Experiments
  6. Project Management
  7. Leadership Management
  8. Entrepreneurial development

Conferences

Selected Conferences:

  1. Vijaya.G.S. Factors influencing current levels of Community engagement in Higher Educational

       Institutions, Best Practices and Limitations.   4th International Conference on “Challenges and  

       Responses of Organization during Turbulent Global Business Environment. June 2019.  Aaaarya

       Business College, Singapore (with Smita Kavatekar).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. TQM and its importance in Saudi Arabian Manufacturing Organizations.  2nd    

       International Conference on Opportunities & Challenges in Management and Social Sciences.     

       June 2017 Guwahati, India.

  1. Vijaya.G.S. A Roadmap towards international quality standards for higher education sector in

      KSA. 4th Teaching & Education Conference held at International Institute of Social and Economic

      Sciences. April 2017.  Venice, Italy, at the Venice International University (with Dr. Maqsood

      Memon).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. Skill Development Initiatives for Community Engagement. IMRA-IIMB International

    Conference International Management Research Academy (IMRA) London, United Kingdom in  

    collaboration with Indian Institute of Management  Bangalore (IIMB) Bengaluru (Bangalore), India

    on “Inclusive Growth and Profits  with Purpose: New Management Paradigm” December 2015. (

     with Smita Kavatekar).

  1. Vijaya.G.S. A study of Japanese 5 S Practice and its benefits in the Indian manufacturing

     organizations.  7th International Conference of management and Behavioural Sciences, Delhi,

     India, 2013.

  1. Vijaya.G.S. Business process Reengineering- a way to success in the organization. 6th International

     Conference of Management and Behavioural Sciences, Ahmadabad, Gujarat, India, December

      2012.

  1. Vijaya.G.S. Enterprise Resource Planning – an Innovative key for the success of an organization.

     International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology, Mysore, India. June

     2012.

Teaching

Post Graduate Teaching:

  • Foundations of Leadership/Management and Leadership
  • Organizational Theory and Behavior
  • Quantitative Methods for Business Management
  • Introduction to Management
  • Entrepreneurship- Corporate Ventures & Start-ups
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Project Management Strategies
  • Supply Chain Management

Under Graduate Teaching:

  • Design of Experiments
  • Total Quality Management
  • Production Methods and Process
  • Operations Management
  • Introduction to Quality Management
  • Quality control
  • Quality Assurance
  • Introduction to Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Theory
  • Entrepreneurship.

 

Services

Service and Administrative Experience:

  • Assistant to the Dean of COBA for Female Student Affairs in the College of Business Administration, Al Yamamah University, 2018-Present.
  • Member of COBA College Council Board, 2018- Present.
  • Member of ACBSP Steering Committee and Chairman of Standard 3-Student and Stakeholder Focus, ACBSP Steering Committee, 2017.
  • A team member for the preparation of Annual Program Report (APR) for EMBA, 2017.
  • A Committee member to prepare PROGRAM PROPOSAL PACK for the major “Management” according to the new study plan of Bachelor of Science in Business  Administration (BSBA), March 2017.
  • Chair Person for the preparation of Annual Program Report for LAW 2016- 2017.
  • A Team member for the preparation of Annual Program Report for EMBA, 2018.