Prithwiraj Choudhury

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

Biography

Prithwiraj (Raj) Choudhury is an assistant professor of business administration in the Technology and Operations Management Unit. He joined the HBS faculty after three years as an assistant professor at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Professor Choudhury studies human capital with a focus on knowledge workers in emerging markets. The major areas of inquiry concern human capital mobility and the migration of skilled workers, employability of graduates in emerging markets, and the development of human capital. He was awarded the Haynes Prize by the Academy of International Business and recognized as the most promising scholar under the age of 40 in the field of international business. Professor Choudhury earned his DBA at HBS, receiving the Wyss Doctoral Research Award. He also holds degrees from the Indian Institute of Management and the Indian Institute of Technology. Before pursuing his doctorate, he worked at McKinsey & Company, IBM, and Microsoft Corporation.