Vasudevan Ramanujam

Associate Professor
Department of Design & Innovation
Weatherhead School of Management

Why are some organizations able to achieve turnarounds and dramatic performance improvements after times of crisis while others are not? What factors account for resilience in organizations? Vasu Ramanujam’s research looks at business through the lens of the turnaround, studying strategic planning, diversification, corporate performance, strategic alliances and technological change. The goal? To define the factors that drive the resilience, survival, and longevity of companies.

Initially Appointed: 1983


University of Pittsburgh
Master of Business Administration
Indian Institute of Management
Bachelors of Technology
Indian Institute of Technology

Teaching Information

Courses Taught

  • Business Policy
  • Contemporary Business and Communication

Office Hours

By Appointment Only

External Appointments

  • Committee Member, Faculty Senate Executive Committee, 2016 - Present