Dr. Ravi Shanker is a Senior Consultant on the panel of Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver (Canada) and has conducted "Tutor Training Workshop" for the management teachers coming from select Commonwealth countries. He is one of the key resource persons at the German Development Institute, (DIE) Bonn, Germany and a member of the Scientific Committee of the M.Sc. Programme on Fashion and Luxury Management Skema Business School, France.
He is a visiting faculty with a number of premier institutions like, Al-Ghurair University Dubai, Institute of Finance Management, Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania). He was also invited by Phorzahim University Germany for restructuring the marketing courses. In India also he has been a visiting faculty at IIM Lucknow, IIM Raipur IIM Rohtak, IIM Amritsar, Faculty of Management Studies University of Delhi, International Management Institute, TERI University, etc.
Dr. Ravi Shanker is a member of Academic Councils / Board of Studies of many Institutions and universities, like; School of Management Studies (Indira Gandhi National Open University), All India Management Association (AIMA), Indian Institute of Materials Management, TERI University and Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad.