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Associate Professor

Department of Business Management

University of Pretoria


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Das is an Associate Professor in the Department of Business Management, University of Pretoria (UP). Born in India, she obtained her PhD in Statistics from the University of Connecticut. She moved to South Africa in 2006 and worked at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in Pretoria for over 12 years where she gained extensive experience in quantitative research within a trans- disciplinary environment. She has published widely and continues to supervise post- graduate students. Das holds a C-rating (Established researcher) with the South African National Research Foundation. In 2018 Das chaired the 2 nd International Women in Science Without Borders conference in Johannesburg. In 2019, she was the recipient of the prestigious 6 th edition of Science By Women program for visiting senior research fellowships in Spanish centres of excellence. She is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI), and currently a South African Statistical Association (SASA) Executing Committee member.


Quantitative research


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