Lakshmi Iyer speaks at international conference on transdisciplinary research

Dr. Lakshmi Iyer, the Walker College of Business' Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research, was the chief guest at two-day conference on transdisciplinary research at Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, formerly Indore University

According a recent article from, participants had the chance to hear from a wide range of speakers as they discussed and explored problems related to transdisciplinary research.

Dr. Iyer discussed various facets of data science and transdisciplinary research and shared her interests and passions, including inclusivity for women in STEM professions and her study on ground water management in Rajasthani villages.

Global Emphasis in Appalachian's Walker College of Business

The college incorporates a global orientation as an integral component of students' academic experience. The college has partnerships with universities across the globe and continues to expand ground-breaking opportunities in emerging markets, adding new program destinations and encouraging more students to spend a semester or year abroad. All business students fulfill an international requirement, and an increasing number choose to study abroad through a wide variety of exchange programs. To learn more about the college's international educational offerings, visit

Lakshmi Iyer, second from left, at Devi Ahilya University in Indore, India
Published: Sep 18, 2022 6:07pm