Shamira Malekar, Ph.D.

member emotional intelligence consortium

Affiliation: City University of New York - Borough of Manhattan Community College  



Prior to relocating to the US, Dr. Shamira Malekar was an Assistant Professor at Aruna Manharlal Shah’s Institute of Management and Research (AMSIMR) with several research papers to her credit published in Management journals of repute. She is one of the founder members and Joint Secretary for the Forum of Emotional Intelligence and Learning (FEIL) in India. Winner of best paper awards in 2012, 2011, 2007 and 2005 at national and international conferences, she is also the recipient of the 1st prize of the Best Doctoral Paper Competition at the Association of Indian Management Scholars (AIMS – 7) International Conference organized at Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore in December 2009. She also won the Best Thesis Competition at the doctoral Conclave at ICFAI Business School (IBS) in February 2010. She also received Certificate of Merit for the 3rd position at the Emerging HRD thinker’s award of the Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) for the paper entitled ”Attracting and Retaining talent with Emotional Intelligence: A Study on Social Relationships in Organizations” in March 2010. Dr. Shamira has compiled and edited the 1st book of FEIL entitled “Emotional Intelligence and Leadership - Better work and learning environments” published by Excel Books - 2011 (ISBN No.  978-81-7446-902-1).

Details of some of her publications are given below:

International Journals
Boyad A., Lyndon S. and Malekar S., (2012), An Empirical Study of Employee Satisfaction in Textile Industries”, Journal of Strategic Human Resource Management, 1(1), 38 - 48.

Brahmbhatt, H., Raghukumari P.S. and Malekar S., (2012), “A Study of Investor Behavior on Investment Avenues in Mumbai”, Asian Journal of Marketing & Management Research, 1(1), 49 -70.

Malekar S., and Mohanty R.P., (2011), "Constructing an Emotional Intelligence Radar for Indian Professional College Students", International Journal of Scientific Research in Education, 4(2), 115 - 130.

Malekar S., and Mohanty R.P., (2011), "Constructing an Emotional Intelligence Radar for Indian School students" Educational Research, 2(1), 790-802.

Malekar S., and Sengupta S., (2011), “A Study on Social Responsibility Initiatives and Practices by Selected Management Institutes in Mumbai’, International Journal of Global Management, 2(1), 44-59.

Malekar S., and Mohanty R.P., (2009), "Factors affecting emotional intelligence: An empirical study of some school students in Mumbai" International Journal of Management in Education, 3(1), 8-28.

Indian Journals
Malekar S., (2011), “An empirical study on Spiritual Leadership", Indira Management Review, 5 (2), 43 -56.

Malekar S., (2011), "Understanding Spiritual Leadership: A Path to Achieving Excellence", IMED’s Journal of Management, 4(2), 45-57.

Malekar S., (2010), "Whistle blower programs – Trends in training and development, Gitam Journal of Management, 3(2), 17-30.

Malekar S. and Patel K., (2010), Determinants of Workmen Engagement: A Study in Some.
Medium Scale Pharmaceuticals, SuGyaan - Siva Sivani Journal of Management, 2(2), 74 - 88.

Sadri J. and Malekar S., (2010), Corporate Social Responsibility: A Synthesis of Macro and Micro Level interventions Management in the New Millennium, BVIMR’s IMED Journal of Management, 3(1), 7–24.

Malekar S., (2010), "Spiritual Leadership – A Study on Four Spiritual Leaders”, Indira Management Review, 4(2), 67–80.

Malekar S., and Mohanty R.P., (2009), “An empirical study on Emotional Intelligence for some professional college students in India", SuGyaan - Siva Sivani Journal of Management, 1(2), 3-20.

Malekar S. and Mohanty R.P., (2008), "Emotional Intelligence –Self Regulation as one of its factors" Spectrum (Online journal) – Kohinoor Business School.

Malekar S. and Mohanty R.P., (2008), "Emotional Intelligence - Social Relationships" SFIMR Research Review, 5, 37-47.

Malekar S., (2008), "Emotional Intelligence - Self Awareness" Review of Professional Management, 5(2), 46-56.

Malekar S., (2008), "Emotional Intelligence -Empathy" BVIMR Management Edge, 1(2), 37-47.

Malekar S., and Mohanty R.P., (2008), "Factors affecting emotional intelligence: An empirical study of some school and professional students in Mumbai" Vilakshan XIMB Journal of Management, 5(1), 23-42.

Malekar S. and Mohanty R.P., (2007), "Emotional Intelligence - Stress Tolerance" Indira Management Review, 1(2), 17–26.








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