A gold medalist having 9 years of corporate experience in Major FMCG and services industry. She braved into the teaching field with the objective of contributing to research and application oriented learning systems. Now with over 19 years in teaching, research, training and consultancy, she is currently working as Director at Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM). Her exemplary work in curriculum development and competency requirements of corporate has contributed in shaping SIOM.
Dr. Vandana is also registered Ph.D. guide in the area of Management. She was awarded the” Distinguished Service award” by AIMS International for her contribution to promoting of management research. She is also awarded the ‘Best Professor in Marketing’ by the 2nd Asia’s Best B- School Award in 2011.She is on the Editorial Advisory board of IJSCMS Journal.
Teaching areas include Leadership Studies, product and brand management, Marketing management.
Brand management, Customer focus & satisfaction, Leadership training & teaching.
Mr. Prashant B. Barge
Assistant Professor -IT & Systems Pursuing Ph.D., MBA, BE, UGC-SET Total Experience: 17.33 years
Mr. Prashant B. Barge - Assistant Professor (IT & Systems)
Pursuing Ph.D. (e-Learning Student Support Systems)
MBA (Systems and Marketing)
UGC - SET ( Management )
SAP-ERP ( University Alliances Programme - Trainer )
Total experience in years: 17.33
He has over 16 years of Cross-functional Experience from industry, as an entrepreneur and as academician. He was Production Engineer in Indo-Japan Venture, Fuji Air Tools for 3 years. He headed family business of Training and Consultancy for 6 years. He is also Online Certified Trainer (OnCET) for Maharashtra Knowledge Corporation Limited (MKCL), Pune.
He is associated with Symbiosis International University from 2008 at Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management, Nashik as Assistant Professor for IT and Systems stream. He has expertise as a Trainer for Advanced Excel and conducted MDPs for many corporates like Bosch, M and M, Parle, etc. He is also SAP-ERP Trainer for SAP University Alliances Programme in SIOM.
Mrs. Mrunalini Dodkey
Teaching Associate Pursuing PhD, CPIM, MBA, B.E. Total Experience : 22.5 years
Mrs. Mrunalini Dodkey has 23 years of Corporate E xperience in the field of Information Technology with major consulting and IT Companies. She held various responsible positions such as MIS-In charge, Manager-Systems, Senior Consultant in reputed companies like Thapar Group of Companies, Godrej GE Appliances, and Tata Consultancy Services respectively. Has a hand on experience in Product Implementation of Oracle Apps, Baan, BPCS, and PeopleSoft. She has expertise in Data Warehousing, Data Mining, Business Intelligence and Performance Management with domain knowledge of Manufacturing and Retail Industry.
Mr. Rishabh Jain
Assistant Professor - Finance M.Com, PGDBA, UGC Net Total Experience : 8 years
10 years of academic experience with colleges affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University and ICFAI University, handling Post graduate courses in Management and Commerce. He was the topper of Batch at Faculty Training Program at ICFAI. Presented papers at regional conferences. He has also conducted various personality development and motivational workshops. His teaching areas include Financial and Management Accounting, Financial Management and Security Valuation and Analysis.
Assistant Professor Ph.D, SSBB, PGDBM, MBS, M.Phil Total Experience : 22 years
Post-Doctoral Fellow (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisboa, Portugal)
PhD (IIT Roorkee)
MSc (University of Reading, United Kingdom)
Total experience in years: 3
Industry – Over 1 year as Executive Officer (R&D),NGO – Over 2 years as Research Officer
Operations and Supply Chain Management,
Multi Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA)
Dr Kumar is a faculty of Operations and Supply Chain Management. He did Post-Doctoral in Management Science from “CEG-IST, Universidade de Lisboa”, Lisbon, Portugal. He is a recipient of Noel Deerr Gold Medal for the best paper presented during 72nd Convention of STAI. He also worked with the NGO - “Abhinav” as Research Officer and has industrial experience of more than one year with “The Sugar Technologists’ Association of India”, New Delhi in R&D division. He was awarded with doctoral degree with full funded MHRD assistantship from Department of Management Studies at IIT Roorkee, India. His areas of interest are Operations, Supply Chain Management, Multi-Criterion Decision Analysis, and Information Technology. He had presented and participated in national and international conferences and published several papers in refereed journals. He also published a chapter in a book and reviewer of the journals like “IGI Global”, etc. His Master’s degree in IT and e-Business is from University of Reading, United Kingdom with full funded European Commission scholarship. He did several projects in different countries like Greece, Spain, and United Kingdom related to e-Commerce, IT, Networking, etc.
Dr. Aditi Vivek Mishal
Associate Professor PhD,MBA, B.Pharmacy Total experience : 13.5 years
Dr. Aditi Vivek Mishal - Associate Professor, H.R.M. & Gen. Mgt
MBA (Marketing Management and Human Resource Management)
Total experience in years: 13.5
She is a thorough academician, researcher trainer and experimenter. She has rich 13 years of experience across diverse fields of Industry, Academics and Family business. She is currently handling teaching assignment for H.R.M. and Gen. Management subjects as full time faculty with SIOM. Her research interest lies in the applications of timeless Spiritual wisdom to Management, Real Estate Management, Human Resources Management and Sustainable Marketing for the purpose of creating a better world. She has conducted several Workshops and Training Sessions for Corporate and Governmental Organizations as well as provided consultancy in Real Estate. A keen motivational speaker and Life-skill trainer with realized knowledge of higher principles of life.
General Management, H.R.M., Assertiveness, Coaching, Negotiations and Conflict Management
Applying timeless Spiritual Wisdom to Management, Changing Role of H.R., m-Learning for effective Training, Sustainability, Green Marketing, and Real Estate.
Dr. Paluri Achuta Ratna
Associate Professor Ph.D, M.B.A Total Experience : 15 years
Dr. Paluri Achuta Ratna - Associate Professor- Economics & Finance
12 years of experience in academics handling post graduate courses in the areas of Management and Computer Applications. Presented papers at various national and international conferences. Areas of interest are financial services and economics.
Shiba Prasad Parhi
Assistant Professor Pursuing PhD, AIMA, FDPM, PGDM Total Experience : 14.5 years
Area of Research: His research interests are in the field of Behavioral Finance and Mathematical Finance. He is actively involved in writing analytical cases and has over 70 online published articles to his credit .He has published several papers in National and International journals and presented papers in various international conferences in India and abroad .He has also completed Research Projects with IIM Ahmadabad on Sports Management and Solid Waste Management.
Dr. Shilpa S. Parkhi
Deputy Director Ph. D., FCMA, ACS, UGC NET,M.ComTotal Experience : 14.33 years
Mrs. Aasha Sharma has 15 years of academic experience with colleges affiliated to Pune University and ICFAI University along with campus administration experience for 3 years. Her teaching areas include Marketing management, Services marketing and Consumer behavior. Her research interests revolve around green consumerism, sustainable development and management education. She is currently researching in areas related to sustainability in management education and greening of MBA curriculum.
Dr. Rohit Kumar Singh
Assistant Professor Ph.D, MBA, B.Tech, UGC NET-JRF Total Experience : 2 years
Dr. Rohit Singh is a faculty of Operations and Supply Chain Management. He has obtained his bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering followed by his Master’s degree in
business administration in area of operations management and earned doctorate (PhD) in area of supply chain Management. His primary research and teaching areas are operations management,
materials management, flexible business systems and supply chain management and have published over 40 papers in reputed national and international journals and presented in national/international
conferences. He is actively involved as a resource person of Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs). He is a member of various societies like Production and operations management society (POMS),
European operations management association (EuROMA), Society of operations Management (SOM) etc.
He is also Reviewer of ABDC listed prestigious International Journals like International Journal of Production Research (Taylor and Francis), Benchmarking: An International Journal (Emerald),
Global Journal of flexible systems and Management (Springer) etc.
Dr. Sachin Modgil
Assistant Professor Ph.D (NITIE, Mumbai)
MBA-Operations (Thapar University)
M.Sc Physics (B.U- Jhansi) Experience :8 years
Dr. Modgil is a Ph.D. from NITIE, Mumbai in area of Supply chain and Quality and teaches Operations management. His areas of interest includeTotal Quality Management, Operations and Production Management, Supply Chain Management, Productivity Techniques and Six Sigma.He has worked with organizations like L&T, Godrej, Emami and Transpek-Silox, with over 8 years of work experience in the electrical and electronics, cosmetics,
chemicals and education sectors. He has got young scientist travel grant in 2012 from Govt. of India to present his research abroad (USA) and scholarship from California State University, USA.
He is actively involved in research and published papers in ABDC ranked Journals. He has overall more than 25 papers
in National and International Journals including International and National conferences.
He is reviewer of various ABDC journals viz. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management Emerald),
Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Emerald),
International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management (Emerald), International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management (Inderscience),
Business Process Management Journal (Emerald).
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