MBA Faculty Members
MBA@IICMR feels proud to boasts about its faculty members. We have a team of eminent teachers who hold significant years of experience in academics and corporate.
We believe that teaching skills as a key factor in imparting quality MBA education and thus our teachers make sure that each subject is taught with complete dedication combined with a strong classroom delivery.
Dr. Abhay Kulkarni
Head – PGRC & Centre of Excellence,
Ex.Chairman – Board of Studies, Faculty of Management in Production Operation Service Management
He holds 22 years of rich corporate exposure at managerial level and 11 years of the directorial level, in academia. He is an approved director of the S.P. University of Pune. He is an approved Ph.D. guide of University of Pune & Symbiosis in Organisational Management. He has contributed to MBA Syllabus revision & CAP. He also takes corporate training on Operations and Business Excellence.
Ms. Manisha Kulkarni
Head of the Department - MBA
She holds a degree in Law and is enthusiastic in studying in teaching Business Laws. She is pursuing Ph.D. in Organisational Management. She holds 8 years of experience in corporate law and 10 years in academia.
Dr. Sudhir Hasamnis
Adjunct Faculty - MBA
Dr. Sudhir Hasamnis has done PGDBM with dual specialization. He is a Doctorate in Management Science.
He has expertise in Strategic Planning and 4 decades of Industrial experience in almost all fields of Operations and Business Excellence. His experience helps MBA students in understanding Operations, Supply Chain, Materials, Services & IT, HR and IR, Ideation and Innovation, etc in details. He has many case studies and technical papers on his names and facilitates case study solving very effectively.
Dr. Manik Rajopadhye
Librarian, Knowledge Center, IICMR, Co-ordinator, PGRC, IICMR
Dr. Manik is a knowledge management professional with more than a decade of experience in Library Management. Her pioneering research work in “Digitization of Manuscripts” has been appreciated by the library community for the model proposed. She is passionate about dissemination of knowledge and has taken leadership in popularizing reading in Students as well as the teaching community. The characteristics and needs of library users are constantly changing in response to societal changes. To cope up with this environment and to cater to the needs of users, we have adopted social media for dissemination of knowledge.
Ms. Vahida Asif Pathan
Head Corporate Relations
Ms. Vahida Pathan is an MA in Literature and MBA in HR with 8 years of experience in Corporate and Academia.
She is a self-directed enthusiastic educator and counselor who designs challenging, enriching and innovative activities that address the diverse interests and needs of aspiring MBAs. She has proven abilities to conduct workshops on personality development while supervising the development of all HR functions such as interviewing, training and professional development. She has a passion to develop the young minds and instill in them the zest of dynamism for achieving their social & career goals, which will help them acquire a better lifestyle, in turn, will contribute to the growth of our Nation.
Ms. Vidhya Hittalmani
Statistical Data Analysis professional, with a proven expertise in research processes. She is a science postgraduate with M.Sc. in Statistics, coupled with MBS in Finance. She is a relentless stickler of perfectionism. With 15 years of rich experience in teaching and mentoring all streams of graduates and postgraduates students, Vidhya makes the subject Statistics sound easy and simple.
Dr. Hemant Anbhule
He is a Science graduate with a Masters in Human Resource Management & Marketing Management followed by Doctorate in Human Resource. He also completed a diploma in Pharmaceutical Selling. His areas of interest are Stress Management & Consumer Behavior. He has published research papers in several national & international journals.
He has more than 14 years of corporate as well as national and international teaching experience. Being interested in the overall development of the students, he takes initiatives in organizing seminars, pre-placement training, community development activities and much more. His inclination is towards teaching as well as guiding students to choose the right career path.
Mrs. Bhagyashri Deshpande
Mrs. Bhagyashri Deshpande is a commerce graduate and holds a Management Degree in Finance. She had an opportunity to complete Certification in Business Administration from Deanza College of California.
She holds 3 years of experience in corporate and 7 years in academia and currently is pursuing Ph.D. in Financial Management.
She is known for her ability to join the dots and “make it happen” attitude.
Ms. Ramya Nair
Faculty - HR and Marketing
Ms. Ramya Nair holds a range of degrees like BBA, Executive MBA in HRM, PGDBM, and MBS in Marketing and is currently pursuing Ph.D. in Human Resource Management.
She holds 8 years of experience in Academics and 2 years in Corporate. She is an experienced Learning and Development faculty with a demonstrated history of working in the Education Management Industry. She is skilled in Soft Skills Training, Mentoring, Lecturing, Curriculum Development, Educational Research, and Management. She has presented and Published 10 articles in the National and International Conferences. Was also associated with universities like YCMOU, Anand Agricultural University in designing developing their Study Instruction Materials.
Dr. Khushboo Sahu
Faculty - Marketing and Finance
Dr. Khushboo Sahu is an energetic academician who has done her MBA in Marketing and Finance, followed by a Doctorate in Branding and Consumer Behaviour.
She has an ability to think unique and creative, which stands her apart from the crowd. She holds a rich experience of six years in academics, wherein she was involved in many research paper writing. Under her name, she has 11 published research papers in National Journals and 4 published research papers in International Journals. She has worked as an editor of journals, newsletters, and has coordinated conferences, seminars and workshops.
With the subject knowledge of marketing management, she is enriching students in the area of Branding, Advertising, Consumer Behaviour, Retailing and Service Marketing.
Ms. Anshita Gupta
Faculty - Marketing and Human Resource; Digital Marketing Specialist
Anshita Gupta is a Mass Communication graduate with a Masters in Marketing and Human Resource. She is also a certified Digital Marketing Specialist.
She has over 9 years of national and international experience in corporate, entrepreneurial and academic areas. A communication evangelist, she believes in blending her industry experience with academic theories for a practical and result-oriented learning to students of management at the post-graduate level. She takes subjects of Marketing; Digital Marketing and Human Resource.