Nitin Nohria became the tenth dean of Harvard Business School on 1 July 2010. He has taught courses across Harvard Business School's MBA, Ph.D., and Executive Education programs. He is co-author or co-editor of 16 books. The most recent, Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice, is a compendium dedicated to advancing research on leadership based on a colloquium he organized during HBS's centennial celebrations.
Nitin is also the author of over 50 journal articles, book chapters, cases, working papers, and notes. He has served as an advisor and consultant to several large and small companies in different parts of the world.
Prior to joining the Harvard Business School faculty in July 1988, Nitin received his Ph.D. in Management from the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (which honored him as a Distinguished Alumnus in 2007).