Dr. Parag Sanghani
Provost & Executive Dean
Dr. Parag Sanghani is presently the Executive Dean with P.P Savani University. He is an Endeavour Fellow from QUT, Australia and has global exposure of education system in Europe, Australia and UK and has worked with leading Universities in UAE as Head of Academics.
As an academician he has been imparting his vast experience in the subjects of Innovation and Creativity, Information Systems and Operation Management at various Institutes and Universities around the globe. He has trained several executives in different part of the world.
He has several publications and scientific articles in the journals of repute. Previously, Dr. Sanghani has handled 250 Million USD PPP mode projects in education and infrastructure in India. Dr. Sanghani has worked with NAAC, India, QS, Singapore to enhance quality of Higher education.
Dr. Tejal Patel
Associate Professor & Coordinator BBA
PhD, MBA (HRM)
School of Liberal Arts and Management Studies
P P Savani University
Dr Tejal Patel is an Associate Professor, PhD supervisor and BBA Coordinator. She is one of the founding members of the School of Management at PPSU and developed courses for BBA and B.Com. She has 15 years of academic experience in teaching Management and has been functioning as a liaison with various industries for the last several years. She is a member of internal bodies like BOS, Academic Counsel, NIPM (NATIONAL INNOVATION STARTUP POLICY), SSIP and IQAC Cell at the University. Her case study is accepted in the Case Centre, USA-based, one of the largest and most diverse repositories to advance case methods worldwide. Dr Tejal has presented scientific papers at several international and national conferences and has more than 25 publications including journals of repute and book chapters. She is a certified NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Proficiency) coach. She has been a resource person in Executive Development Programmes conducted for banking employees and other industries.
Mr. Ramraj Malav
Mr. Ramraj Malav (M. Com, UGC-NET,CA-INTER) is an Assistant Professor in the school of Liberal Arts & Management Studies of P.P. Savani University. He completed his Graduation in Bachelor of Commerce and Post graduation in Master of commerce (Accounts & Taxation) from university of Kota, Kota. He has more than 03 years of teaching experience. He has Qualified UGC-NET Exam in Commerce conducted by University Grant Commission. He has also completed CA-INTER and completed 3 year Articleship Training at CA Firm as per ICAI Norms.
Area of Exposure
He has completed Orientation Training (O.T.) & Information Technology Training (I.T.T.) as per ICAI Norms. He has also been awarded Rajasthan State Certificate in Information Technology Training Course (RSCIT) From Vardhman Mahaveer Open University Kota. His area of interest is Accounts, Finance & Taxation.
Dr. Kshitij G. Trivedi
Dr. Kshitij G. Trivedi PhD (Management), MBA (Marketing), B.E (Computer Engineering) is an Assistant Professor in the School of Management of P. P. Savani University. He has obtained his PhD (Management) from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology SVNIT, Surat on thesis entitled “Consumer Behavior Towards Purchase Of Fruits & Vegetables With Special Reference To Organized And Unorganized Retail Formats In Select Cities Of Gujarat: A Comparative Study”. He has over 5 years of Academic as well as Industrial Experience with various industries.
Dr. Trivedi was an Academic Associate in the Production and Quantitative Methods (P&QM) area at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Dr. Trivedi has served as a session chair and a participant at The 2nd International Annual Meeting of Sosyoekonomi Society in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Dr. Trivedi has several international and national research papers publications indexed in Scopus and SCImago. His areas of interest are Retailing, Retail formats, Business Analytics and Intelligence, Data Mining, Perishable food purchases, Supply Chain and Logistics, Data Integration.
Ms. Sayyeda Jatniwala
Ms Sayyeda Jatniwala is an Assistant Professor in School Of Liberal Arts and Management Studies at P. P. Savani University. She has completed her Bachelors in Business Administration from B.R.C.M. College of Business Administration and Masters in Business Administration from S. R. Luthra Institute Of Management. Prior to this job, Sayyeda was a facilitator at an International School where she got a great IB exposure. She has also gained corporate experience with one of the best leading brands - Airtel as a Store Manager. She did her internship at Nielsen which is considered as one of the top most research agencies in the world. She has carried out projects at Lifestyle, Landmark Group and Central Brand. New, Future Group. She has also handled 2 stores of Le Mill International, VR Surat. During her college days, she was awarded as ‘The Best Student Of The Year’ by Sarvajanik Education Society. By God’s grace, she has also received the title of Zonal Super Speaker! Sayyeda loves social work. She has also worked with Radio Mirchi 98.3 fm whereby she has recorded stories for blind students. To her surprise, these stories are still played in blind schools. Sayyeda is a firm believer of the quote - ‘Honesty is the best policy’. It is Sayyeda’s dream to give back to the society whatever knowledge she has. And she believes what better way than teaching the future of India! Hence, she is here to shape the young minds.
Dr. Jainish Bhagat
(Ph.D., MBA (Finance) Gold Medal, CA, PGDRM, NET JRF(Commerce & Management Both), B.Com.)
Associate Professor and MBA – Coordinator
Dr. Jainish Bhagat is Associate Professor and MBA - Coordinator in the School of Liberal Arts & Management Studies of P.P Savani University. He is having 10 years of academic exposure in teaching Graduate and Post Graduate students of various specializations like Management, Commerce and Pharmacy Management. Dr. Bhagat has mentored more than 600 UG and 100 PG students for their research work. He has completed his Ph.D. on the topic entitled “A Role of Merchant Banks in Indian Capital Market” from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University (BAOU), Ahmedabad. He has published more than 10 research papers at national and international level with very good indexing. He has contributed the chapters in many books in the area of Financial Management, Advanced Financial Management, Stock Exchange and Portfolio Management, Corporate Financing, Corporate Accounting and many more. He has delivered as an expert and as a guest lecturer in several institutes nationwide. He has been awarded with the best paper for his work. He has participated in many national and international level conferences. He has been functioning as a professional with various industries for the last several years. Dr. Bhagat has organized and managed Management Development Programs in various institutes across the nation on both offline and online modes. His area of interest is Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Investment Management, Portfolio Management, Project Financing Evaluation, Banking, Corporate Laws, International Financial Management, and Financial Analytics.
Dr. Aparna Vajpayee
PhD, Post Doc-BHU, Post Doc-University of Geneva, Switzerland, MA, PGDM, NET
Dr. Aparna has performed in prestigious universities for 24 years including BHU, Varanasi, University of Geneva, Switzerland, Amity University, Adamas University and preceding designation was Professor and Dean Academics in Galgotias University. Her post-doctoral researches focus on spatial cognition, schooling and cognition, cognition and schematization of language. Rural and tribal India, intervention studies, psychology of poverty. Her contemporary researches embrace the study of Industrial Relation, Organizational Culture, Employee Satisfaction, Happiness in life and Buddhism with support from the contemporaries of the Royal University of Bhutan, Bhutan. She has also acknowledged the best research paper awards from the University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, (Deepak Bhat Award, 2017) and Chandigarh University, Punjab (SEMAM, 2018). Subsequently, by research accomplishment, she has achieved the award of Best Professor, ICBM, AMP, Hyderabad (2018). She has accomplished more than 90 research papers in national/internationals journal/book/ conferences with illustrious research work.
Dr Ronak A Mehta
PhD, MBE, MBA (Finance)
Associate Professor and MBA – Coordinator
Dr Ronak A. Mehta is an Assistant Professor with 2-years of industry experience. He published research papers in more than 8 national and international journals. He has also participated in many national and international conferences, expressing his interest in finance, Economics, Data Analysis and Research. He has worked with many management Institutions.
Mr Ankit Shah
Company Secretary & MBA (Finance)
Mr Ankit Shah is an Assistant Professor with a 12-year teaching experience. He is an MBA in Finance and a Company Secretary from ICSI. He is proficient in the subjects such as Managerial Accountancy, Costing, Corporate Tax Planning and Company Law. Besides the subjects, he is vigilant in the areas like Corporate Finance, Risk Management and Project Finance. He has published and presented three national and international research papers.
Mr Himanshu Lad
Pursuing PhD, MBA (Marketing) , B.E. Computer
Mr. Himanshu Lad has more than 11 years of experience in teaching. Currently he is pursuing a Phd from VNSGU. He is a life member for ISTD surat chapter also. His subjects of interest are Business Statistics, Production and Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Management Information System, Business Mathematics, and Information Technology.
Ms Sukriti Sharma
M.Phil (Management), UGC NET (Commerce), M.Com (Marketing Management)
Mrs Sukriti Sharma is an Assistant Professor and Exam Coordinator. She is an M.Phil in Management and an M.Com in Marketing Management (Silver Medallist). She has also qualified for UGC NET (Commerce). She has completed many certified courses in Scope (Bulats), digital marketing and many more. She has published several research papers at seminars, and conferences both at the National and International Levels. She was also appointed as Chairperson of Consumer Behaviour subject in M.Com. at Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat. She has delivered many expert lectures in many academic institutions. Her area of interest is Consumer Behaviour, Digital Marketing, Retail Management, International Marketing, Employee Engagement, Service Marketing, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management and Advertisement & Sales Management.
Mr Sumit Vadher
Mr Sumit Vadher is an Assistant Professor and IPDC Coordinator. He has more than 16 years of academic experience teaching UG and PG students. He has conducted Personality Development Programs and Motivational Seminars in different Schools and Colleges. He is an active member of the BAPS organisation and a freelance RJ on All India Radio, Surat.
Dr. Kuriakose Mathew
Ph.D. (Political Science), MA (Political Science)
Dr. Kuriakose Mathew is an Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations He is an alumna of IIT Bombay. His Ph.D. dissertation focused on the interactions between urban development, ecological change, and social transformation in a wetland region in Kerala. Being a multidisciplinary scholar, he has taught core papers in International Relations, Sociology, and Public Policy at various universities across India. Currently, he is writing a monograph on ‘The Rise of Demanding Publics’ for an international publisher.
Dr. Uma Sheokand
PhD (Public Administration), MA (Public Administration),
Dr. Uma Sheokand is an Assistant Professor of Public Administration. She has authored a book titled Human Rights and People with Disabilities. Dr. Uma has also published 16 Research Papers in International Journals and presented 11 research papers in various National / International seminars & conferences. She has been a Review Committee Member at the International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts (International Peer Reviewed, Open Access Journal) and Associate Editor at the International Journal of Advanced Education and Research. D.r Uma has also taught in Competitive/Civil services preparation coaching institutes. Her expertise lies in managing teaching research and development functions and also developing curricula to accommodate different learning styles.
Mr. Pinakin Batukram Pandya
Post Graduate in Music from Triniti College London, Sangeet Visharad, Diploma in Music
Mr. Pinakin Batukram Pandya has 22 years of experience in academics. He has done Post Graduation in Western Classical Music (Electronic Keyboard) from Triniti College London. He has performed in many concerts as a singer and accompanist. He has also played many roles as a theatre artist. He has learned Samvadini (Harmonium) from Veteran Padmashri Pundit Tulsi Das Borkar and has continued his studies with Padmashri Pundit Tulsi Das Borkar’s disciple Veteran Pundit Sudhir Nayak.
Ms Amrita Das
MPhil, NET Qualified, MA (English)
Ms Amrita Das is an Assistant Professor of English. Currently, Ms. Amrita is also doing her Ph.D. exploring theoretical approaches in Gender Studies. She is interested in World literature, mainly British. She has published in National and International journals contributing to women’s studies
Ms. Amrita Das
Ms. Amrita Das is an Assistant Professor of English language and Literature at The School of Liberal Arts and Management Studies, P P Savani University, Surat, Gujarat. She is an alumna of The University of Calcutta. She is an expert in Western Philosophy. She is NTA Net qualified. Her M.Phil. dissertation topic was Existential Feminism. Her research papers are published in both National and International Journals. At present, she is pursuing her Ph.D. in Psychoanalytic Feminism. She is an avid reader too. Her impetus to Literature procures her to read and explore various parts of it. Her research area is theoretical approaches to Gender Studies where women’s language, women’s body politics, etc. have been explored. She has presented papers at reputed International Conferences. She loves to inquire into World literature, especially British. Her language expertise comprises English and French other than Indian languages. She has a certificate course in the French Language from Ramakrishna Mission, Kolkata. She is Sangeet Visharad too in Rabindra Sangeet.
Ms. Neetu Yadav
Assistant Professor, MA (Political Science), UGC NET(JRF) Qualified.
Ms. Neetu Yadav is an Assistant Professor of Politics and International Relations at School of Liberal Arts and Management Studies. She is post graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU). She is working in the social research area (including fieldwork), and her research interest areas include; gender studies, and analyzing gender from a critical cultural lens. She is also interested in studying the impact of spatial dynamics on political behavior ( impact of growing urbanization on political culture), Urban Social Policy & Governance Studies with a special focus on India's urban culture and how it relates to its political system, urban development policy and development in society. She also worked as a “Political consultant” and “Whatsapp digital propagation team lead” in “Indian Political Action Committee” covering Goa, Bihar, and Bengal elections. She also presented a paper at “International Hybrid Conference on Post Covid Japan: Economy, Politics, Society, Culture, and Literature” at the University of Dhaka, Centre for Japanese Studies on “Politics in Japan post-pandemic: New Leadership at the Helm and Opposition time to Introspect”. She qualified UGC NET/JRF with a 99.7 percentile in all over India.
Ms. Shefeena Jacob
Assistant Professor & Clinical Psychologist
M Phil Clinical Psychology (RCI Reg:), MSc Clinical Psychology
Ms. Shefeena Jacob is an Assistant Professor of Psychology & Clinical psychologist, having professional experiences of 5 years in clinical, academics and research fields of specializations in psychotherapy, psychodiagnostics and assessments, psychopathology, neuropsychiatry, behaviour medicine and research analysis. She has pursued M Phil in Clinical Psychology from Amity University, Gurgaon.She has published more than 6 research papers at international journals and UGC care journals with very good indexing.She has participated and presented research papers at RCI – CRE accredited national and international conferences, workshops, UGC sponsored national seminars. She has been functioning as a professional with various hospitals, medical colleges, NGOs and de – addiction centres for the last several years.