Dr. Asoke Rocky Mehera

PhD (Business Sustaianbility), MBA, MPA, Grad Dip.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Rocky commenced his corporate career in the field of finance and procurement (2010-14) followed the completion of his MPA/MBA degrees in Australia (2005-08). He is Prince2 (UK) certified project professional.

Dr Mehera shifted from corporate field to academia in 2011 and since then, lecturing at vocational and tertiary educational institutions. He has worked for Australian School of Management, Southern Cross University, ATMC Federation University, ATMC Sunshine Coast University, Macleay College and Box Hill TAFE as a sessional lecturer in the field of business and project management. His tertiary teaching experience include units: Project Management, Managerial Decision Making, Global Business Strategy, Academic and Professional Skills, Enterprise Innovation (Entrepreneurship), Business Ethics and Research.

He is also a co-founder and associate researcher of Australian Centre for Suatainable Development Research & Innovation - A Research Centre (An Australian Registered Charity Org) www.acsdri.com and also   founded South Asian Institute for Sustainable Development (SAISD) www.saisd.org.in to promote sustainable development.

Research Interests

Areas of expertise include:

  • CSR and Sustainability
  • Co-creation and Stakeholder Engagement
  • Organisational Strategy
  • Qualitative and Case Study Research

Current Projects

CDU Post-doc Project – Integration of Sustainability in University Curriculum

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Publications & Resources


Mehera, A. R., Sardar, I. and Kannan, S. (2020). Sustainable and Shared Value Creation: The Key to Organisational Success in the New Era of Innovation. NY: Nova Publishing. (Awaiting Submission 2020).

Book Chapters

Mehera, A. R. (2020). Multiple Case Explorations of Australian Property Organisations Creating Social and Economic Value. In A. Gupta (Ed. – 6th Edition), Research Trends in Management: Recent Trends Opportunities and Challenge. Akinik Publications.

Journal Articles

Mehera, A. R. (2017). Shared Value Literature Review: Implications for Future Research from Stakeholder and Social Perspective. Journal of Management and Sustainability, 7(4), 98-111.

Mehera, A. R. (2018). Multiple case explorations of Australian property organisations creating social and economic value: application of shared value framework. The Int’l Journal of Sustainability in Economic, Social and Cultural Context, 14(4), 57-82.

Mehera, A. R. (2019). Shared Value Creation in Australian Insurance Industry: The Qualitative Case Studies of IAG and AIA. European Journal of Business and Management, 11(30), 60-70.

Mehera, A. R. & Ordonez-Ponce, E. (2020). Customers and Communities as Stakeholders in Creating Social and Economic Value: Case Study of Bendigo Bank and Stockland Property Group. Journal of Social Responsibility and Environmental Management. (Awaiting Submission)

Conference Papers & Presentations

Banking on Shared Value: Multiple case explorations in Australian banking. Conference Paper presented at 14th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, Cairns, Jan 2018.

Customers and Communities as Stakeholders in Creating Social and Economic Value: Case Study of Bendigo Bank. Conference Paper to be presented at 7th CR3+ Conference, La Trobe University, Oct 2019.


Mehera, A. R. (2018). Shared Value Business Concept: An Alternative Strategic Business Model. ACSDRI e-Newsletter.

Mehera, A. R. (2020). Education for Sustainability – Integration of Sustainability in the Business School Curriculum. ACSDRI e-Newsletter.

Professional Memberships

  • 2019-20 Founding Member and Associate Researcher - Australian Centre for Sustainable Development Research & Innovation
  • 2019-20 Professional Member (Associate Fellow) - Institute of Managers and Leaders
  • 2019-20 Project Practitioner Member - AXELOS UK
  • 2018 Associate Member - Common Ground Research Network
  • 2012 Associate Member - Project Management Institute USA

Professional Awards

  • Gold Medalist – Master of Arts in History
Dr. Asoke Rocky Mehera


T: +61 431 714 462
E: australiarocky@gmail.com