Vishi Kumaran
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Vishi Kumaran

Associate, BSc, MA, Ph.D

Contact Vishi:

(416) 945-9913

Vishi Kumaran is an Associate with DPRA Canada in the Organizational Effectiveness practice area. He holds a Ph.D in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, a Master of Arts degree in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of Guelph, and a Bachelor of Science degree from McMaster University. His education includes training in the areas of organizational development, employee performance, employee development, leadership development, work attitudes and behaviour, recruitment and selection, research design, measurement and statistics.


Vishi has extensive experience working with public sector organizations. He has conducted training needs assessments, developed competency models, performed psychometric analysis of employee survey and benchmarking data, conducted interviews and focus groups, designed and delivered training workshops, and coached managers and employees through performance reviews.


Vishi’s projects at DPRA have included developing a professional development framework for teachers, conducting an organizational review and restructuring, creating a standards and procedures manual for social workers, and developing hiring processes for permanent and contract nurses.