About me

WhatsApp Image 2020-04-24 at 1.51.26 PMHello there, This is Lakshmi. Welcome to my personal website! I am an Assistant Professor (Senior) at the Methodology and Statistics Department of Utrecht University, The Netherlands. My work explores the rigor, transparency, and impact of research methods (qualitative, specifically) in management.

My articles have been published in various academic journals (Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Management Inquiry, Research Synthesis Methods, Scientometrics, M@n@gement, Qualitative Research in Psychology, to name a few) as well as other academic publications (Sage Research Methods Cases, Sage Business Cases, Academy of Management Proceedings etc.). I have also authored a book and various book chapters which have been published by Financial Times Press and ACPI Publishers.

For my work, I have won several awards and honors (Academy of Management Best Paper Award, British Academy of Management Best Full Paper Award, Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy Legate, ISS Emerging Scholar Award, ECRM Teaching Research Methods Excellence Award). On this website, I share more about my research, writing, and other academic activities. You can also find me on linkedin and twitter.