Bobby Parmar is associate professor of business administration at the Darden Graduate School of Business. His teaching focuses on ethics, collaboration and value creation. His research explores how managers make decisions and collaborate in uncertain and changing environments to create value for stakeholders. His consulting work helps executives to better handle ambiguity in their decision making. He was recently named one of the top 40 young business professors in the world.
Parmar is a fellow at the Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics; the Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University; the Olsson Center for Applied Ethics; and Darden’s Experiential Leadership Development Lab.
Parmar’s work has been published in Organization Science, Psychological Science, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organization Studies, Business & Society, and the Journal of Business Ethics. Parmar has worked with companies such as Mars AB Inbev, UVA Healthsystem, PPG, The US Navy Seals, State Farm, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Accenture.
He holds an MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia, and lives in Charlottesville with his wife and two daughters.