Dr. Gaurav Mishra ( Assistant Professor )

Dr. Gaurav Mishra
Email : gmishra@dmi.ac.in


Gaurav Mishra earned Ph.D. from the University of Reading in International and Rural Development, United Kingdom. Before joining DMI, he was associated with Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad and Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT), Gandhinagar, as Assistant Professor. Prof. Gaurav Mishra has worked with International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad and in other ICT for development projects aimed at enhancing rural livelihoods by providing relevant information through innovative technologies. His field roles during research have been multi-dimensional which included being a facilitator, trainer, extension worker, ethnographer, advisor, and manager.

Summary of Experience

Development Management Institute (DMI) - Assistant Professor- June 2018 to Present Institute of Management,

Nirma University (IMNU)- Assistant Professor- May 2016 to May 2018 Development Management Institute (DMI) - Assistant Professor- June 2015 to January 2016

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT)- Assistant Professor- June 2012- May 2015

Area of Interest

ICT and Development, e-Governance, Business Intelligence, e-Learning


Peer Reviewed International Journal (Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Year):

Mishra, G., & Unny R, B. 2018. Understanding the Role of Rural Entrepreneurs in Telecentre Sustainability: A Comparative Study of the Akshaya and eSeva Projects in India. Technology Innovation Management Review, 8(1): 16-23. http://doi.org/10.22215/timreview/1130

Book Chapter (Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Year):

Gaurav Mishra and Balakrishnan Unny, ‘Internet of Things (IoT) deployment in Wearable Healthcare: A socio-technical evaluation’ in Handbook of E-Business Security” to be published by CRC Press, August, 2018

Balakrishnan Unny and Gaurav Mishra, ‘Strategies for improving cyber resilience of data intensive business information systems’ in Handbook of E-Business Security” to be published by CRC Press, August, 2018

Gaurav Mishra, ‘Telecentres as a Medium for Good Governance in Rural India.’ Handbook of Research on Democratic Strategies and Citizen-Centered E-Government Services. IGI Global, 2015. 56-72. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-7266-6.ch004


Faculty Qualification

Ph.D. (Specialization - University - Passing Year): Information and Communication Technologies for Development - University of Reading - 2013

Post-Graduation (Specialization - University - Passing Year): IT in Agriculture - Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology- 2007

Graduation (Specialization - University - Passing Year): B.Sc. in Agriculture- Tamil Nadu Agricultural University-- 2005

Conference Attended

Devendra D. Potnis, Chengalur-Smith, I., and Gaurav Mishra, ‘Information Networks for Bridging Information Divide in Isolated Communities of Farmers in Rural India’, The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), 2017 Annual Meeting,

Chengalur-Smith, I., Devendra D. Potnis, and Gaurav Mishra. ‘The Adoption of IBM's Spoken Web in Information Poor Communities: A Pilot Study with Farmers in Gujarat, India’ 2016 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Koloa, HI, USA . IEEE, 2016.

Gaurav Mishra, ‘e-Government in rural India: An insight into the sustainability issues of telecentres’, International Conference on Information and Communication Technology for Competitive Strategies, 14th-16th November 2014, ACM, DOI: 2677855.2677945

Gaurav Mishra., ‘Role of telecenters in empowering citizens: A case study of ‘Mahiti Mitra’ project in Kutch district of Gujarat, India,’ Global Humanitarian Technology Conference: South Asia Satellite (GHTC-SAS), 2013 IEEE , vol., no., pp.10,14, 23rd-24th Aug. 2013

Abhay Sukumaran, Satyan Ramal, Eyal Ophir, Vangala RamNaresh Kumar, Gaurav Mishra, Vanessa Evers, Venkataraman Balaji, Clifford Nass (2009) Intermediated Technology Interaction in Rural Contexts, Computer Human Interaction (CHI) 2009, 4th-9th April, 2009, Boston, MA, USA (http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1520577) 

Faculty Consultancy Project's

Techno-feasibility study on automation of hydroponics and greenhouse cultivation for urban areas, State Horticulture Mission, Gujarat, India, 6 months (2015).