Jyoti Bachani  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  |  Service  


Teaching Experience:

  • Associate Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (July 2008 - Present)
    Graduate and undergraduate level classes in Capstone Strategy, Global Business Strategy & Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation.
  • Assistant Professor - University of Redlands (July 01, 2005 - June 30, 2008)

Research Experience:

  • Board Member - North American Case Research Association (2008 - Present)

Other Experience:

  • President - Western Case Association (2008 - 2009)

Professional Experience:

  • Editor in Chief - Emerald Emerging Markets Case Collection (February 2012 - Present)
  • Strategy Consultant - Strategic Decisions Group


  • Outstanding Research Faculty - SEBA Saint Mary's College of California (May 01, 2013)
    Peer recognition from my colleagues within the College
  • Fulbright Senior Scholar - The Fulbright Foundation (2012)
  • Early Career Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship - Saint Mary's College of California (2010)
  • Early Career Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship - Saint Mary's College of California (2009)
  • Above and Beyond the Call of Duty Award - Academy of Management, OMT (August 2007)
    Awarded for quality of reviewing papers for the conference.


  • Fulbright Senior Research Scholar - Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India (January 2012)


  • Faculty Research Grant - Saint Mary's College



Selected Presentations

  • Using Cases to Build Theory - a professional development workshop hosted by the Research Methods division of the Academy of Management.. Bachani, Jyoti (co-author)
    Academy of Management Conference
    (August 2011)

Peer Reviewed Conference

  • Hospice Care in India. Bachani, Jyoti (co-author, associated proceeding, report in print)
    Western Casewriters Association
    (March 25, 2011)
  • Financing Rural Telemedicine. Bachani, Jyoti (paper, co-author)
    Yale Great Lakes Management Conference

    How to finance tele-medicine programs that serve remote rural populations in developing countries.
    (December 26, 2010)
  • Leaders and Listening: An Empirical Exploration of Nonprofit Leaders. Bachani, Jyoti (paper, co-author)
    18th Annual International Conference of the Association on Employment Practices and Principles (AEPP)
    (September 2010)
  • Reviewer. Bachani, Jyoti
    Academy of Management Conferences
    2010, 2009, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2001 and 2000.
  • Intergrative Leadership in Non-Profit Organizations. Bachani, Jyoti (paper, primary presenter, associated proceeding, report in print)
    International Conference on Advances in Management
    An empirical study of Intergrative Leaders in the non-profit context.
    (July 18, 2009)
  • Oracle's Application Strategy. Bachani, Jyoti (primary presenter)
    Western Casewriters Conference
    (March 2008)
  • A History of Punctuated Change. Bachani, Jyoti (paper)
    Western Academy of Management
    (March 2008)


Professional Development Workshop

  • Using Information and Communication Technologies in the Classroom. Bachani, Jyoti (panel or forum member)
    Academy of Management 2010
    (August 2010)
  • Using Cases to Build Theory. Bachani, Jyoti (panel or forum member)
    Academy of Management 2010
    How to use case-based research to contribute new theory?
    (August 2010)
  • Management Scholars and India 2.0. Bachani, Jyoti (other-Caucus Organizer)
    Academy of Management 2010
    (August 2010)
  • Management Scholars and India: An Open Dialog. Bachani, Jyoti (panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
    The Academy of Management Meetings 2009
    A panel of leading scholars studying Indian businesses in dialog with peers interested in India. This popular professional development workshop is being continued this year again.
    (August 2009)


  • Bachani, Jyoti. (2013). Strategic Planning For the Future at a University. In Bhatnagar, Jyotsna, Bajaj, Gita and Ghosh, Somnath(Eds.), Innovations in People Management: Cases in Organizational Behavior, HR and Communication. India: Macmillan Publishers.
  • Bachani, Jyoti & Vradelis, Mary. (2012). Strategy Making in NonProfit Organizations: A Model and Case Studies. New York: Business Expert Press
  • Bachani, Jyoti & Kamath, Shyam. (2012). To Die With Dignity: Providing Hospice Care in India. In Emerald, UK (Ed.), Emerald Emerging Markets Case Collection (pp. 15). United Kingdom: Emerald .
  • Bachani, Jyoti & Vradelis, Mary. (2012). Nonprofit Leaders and Listening. Great Lakes Herald, Vol. September 2012, Vol. 6, Issue 2, 25.
  • Bachani, Jyoti & Young, Alanna. (2011). Financing Rural Telemedicine: Bringing Healthcare to the Underserved. Great Lakes Herald, Vol. March 2011, Vol. 5 Issue 1, 15.
  • Bachani, Jyoti, Hindupur, Ramakrishna and Sarkar, Avijit. 2008. Business Analytics Success: A Conceptual Framework and an application to Virtual Organizing, Knowledge Management and Virtual Organizations: Networking and Possibilities, eds. Camison, CesarPalacios, DanielFernando Garrigos, Carlos Devece, Idea Group
  • Bachani, Jyoti. 2008. Oracle Corporation.: Transformation to e-business., Strategic Management, Concepts and Cases, eds. and Carpenter, Mason and Sanders, Gerry, Pearson
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Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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