Faculty Members

Dr. Mahesh R. Deshpande
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D.,M.Phil.,MBA (HRM), PGDBM 

Dr. Mahesh Deshpande is the Professor at MITSOT. Dr Mahesh has previously served at esteemed industrial houses/premier academic institutions over 18 years in various capacities. He as an MBA Gold Medalist and completed Ph.D. in Management from University of Pune. His areas of expertise are Administration, Assessment and Evaluation Methodology, Compliance for Regulatory Affairs and Policy making. He is Recipient of “Rashtriya Vidya Saraswati Award” for outstanding achievements at national level.
Dr. Mahesh R. Deshpande Professor

Dr. Jaideep G. Jadhav 
Designation: Associate Professor - Finance and Head Academics
Qualification: PhD, MBA, M.Com 

Dr. Jaideep  Professor in Finance Department and Head Academics. He has a widespread academic experience of 16 years. He has presented research papers at national; international forum. His areas of expertise are Management Accounting, Financial Management, Banking; Financial Services. Prof Jaideep is a qualified trainer certified by Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC).


Dr. Jaideep G. Jadhav Associate Professor - Finance and Head Academics

Prof. Rajashri Kadam
Designation: Asst. Professor - Marketing
Qualification: Pursing PhD, MBA, B.Sc, UGC-NET

Prof. Rajashri is Faculty in Marketing Department. She has an extensive academic; training experience of 11 years. She has presented research papers at national; international level Conference. Her areas of expertise are Services Marketing, Product; Brand management, Retail and Strategic Management.Pursuing PhD in Marketing. Prof Rajashri is a qualified trainer certified by Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC).

Prof. Rajashri Kadam  Asst. Professor - Marketing

Prof. Suhrud Neurgaonkar 
Designation: Asst. Professor - Finance
Qualification: Pursing PhD,MBS,M.Com, B.Com 

Prof. Suhrud is Professor In-charge Student Development, In-charge National Entrepreneurship Network Cell;  Faculty in Finance Department. He has an extensive corporate, academic; consulting experience of 12 years. He organizes; manages student development activities for the students of MITSOT. His areas of expertise are Indian Economy, Taxation, International Business; Banking and Finance.Pursuing PhD in Finance.Prof Suhrud is a qualified trainer certified by Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC).

Prof. Suhrud Neurgaonkar Asst. Professor - Finance.

Dr. Malhar Pangrikar 
Designation: Asst. Professor - Marketing
Qualification: Ph.D., MMM, MBA, B.E 

Prof. Malhar is Professor In-Charge Admissions & Faculty in Marketing Department. He has an extensive corporate & academic experience of 05 years. He organizes & manages student development activities for the students of MITSOT. He has presented research papers at national & international forum. He is an active member of National Entrepreneurship Network. His areas of expertise are Telecom Business, Telecom Solutions Consulting, Sales, New Business Development and Entrepreneurship Development.He is PhD in strategic management. Prof Malhar is a qualified trainer certified by Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC).

Dr. Malhar Pangrikar Asst. Professor - Marketing

Dr. Sonali Saha
Designation: Assistant Professor-HR
Qualification: Ph. D, MBA, DBA, B.Sc.

Dr. Sonali Saha Professor in HR. She has a rich 10 plus years of experience in Corporate and Academics. Certified Trainer In HR Processes From PACE HR INNOVATIONS PVT.LTD. Merit Rank Holder in MBA with specialization (HR & IT). Book Published on HRM based on syllabus of University of Pune with ISBN -978-93-82249-36-8 and 23 papers published and presented at various National and International level.
Niche area of expertise in conducting Student Development, Career Enhancement and Employee Enhancement Programs. Excellent in handling role of coordinator ship in major events like NAAC Accreditation, Post Graduate Research Center. A highly organized Faculty Member and Mentor; able to quickly assess needs and provide tools to resolve difficulties, enhance learning, and improve performance.

Dr. Sonali Saha Assistant Professor-HR

Prof. Shashank Divekar
Designation: Asst. Professor 
Qualification: M.Com, MMS

Prof. Shashank is Faculty in Strategic Management. He has 20 years extensive experience as industrial expert in functional areas of Marketing, Finance, Contracts Management, Stock broking and Financial Services and 5 Years academic experience.

Prof. Shashank Divekar  Asst. Professor

Dr. Pooja Shukla
Designation: Assistant Professor - Marketing 
Qualification:PhD., MBA, B.Sc

Dr. Pooja Shukla is a Professor in Marketing Department. She is a University Merit Rank Holder in MBA. She has a widespread experience of 12 years in Industry and Academics. She has presented research papers at national and international forum. Her areas of expertise are Rural Marketing, Integrated Marketing Communications, Supply Chain Management, Brand Management and Corporate Communications.Her other area of interest is writing short stories/articles and Poems.

Dr. Pooja Shukla Assistant Professor - Marketing

Prof. Rashmi Paranjpye 
Designation: Asst. Professor - Finance
Qualification: Ph. D., MBA (Finance), B.Com. 

Prof. Rashmi is Faculty in Finance Department. She has academic experience of 8 years and entrepreneurial experience of 20 years. She has completed her MBA from PUMBA in finance and Ph. D. from Pune University. She has presented research papers at national level conference. Her areas of expertise are Management Accounting, Cost Accounting, Financial Services and Financial Management.

Dr. Rashmi Paranjpye Asst. Professor - Finance

Prof. Sangeeta Dokey 
Designation: Ass.istant Professor – General Management, systems
Qualification: Exe-MBA, DSD , B Sc. 

Prof. Sangeeta is having more than 25 years of experience in teaching, Training and Administration. She has been senior faculty at NIIT, Datapro at each for more than 6 years. She has handled successfully various portfolios as Faculty , Chairperson Executive Development Program ,Head –IT , Head –Corporate Relations at symbiosis SIBM ,SCIT and also visiting faculty at SCMHRD, SICSR.
She has conducted many lectures for esteemed corporates on IT as well as general management topics . She has presented Paper on LMIS e-learning at National conference at IME Delhi in the year 2005 .Her major contribution is in designing developing innovative management development programs for various levels of employees for esteemed corporate clients in India as well as overseas .She has written book on PPM and also written lot of articles on management topics. Through virtual centers she has delivered sessions on Marketing, Basics of business, Packaging and Branding for the large number of women population in rural area of Maharashtra. She has worked on foreign University collaborations. .

Prof. Sangeeta Dokey Ass.istant Professor – General Management, systems

Prof. Sameera Mahajan 
Designation:  Asst. Professor - Systems
Qualification: Pursing MBA, M.Tech, B.E

Prof. Sameera is Faculty in Systems Department. She has training experience of 2 years and Software Product Development experience of 4 years in MNCs including a short stint in US. She has research paper published in international level Conference. She has a masters degree in telecommunications from IIT Kanpur and a bachelors degree in Electronics and telecommunications with distinction. She is currently pursuing a second masters' degree in Telecom management. Her areas of expertise are Networking, Information Technology, Telecommunications and Software Engineering. 

Prof. Sameera Mahajan Asst. Professor - Systems

Ms. Shobana Anand 
Designation: Head ( Corporate Relations & Placements
Qualification:MBA(Operations ), PGDBM ,B.Tech (Electrical & Electronics – CET)

Mrs. Shobana Anand is heading the Corporate Relations & Placements of MIT School of Telecom & Management Studies. She has extensive industry experience (IEPC ltd & Sharp Automation) & Academic experience of more than 15 years. ; She has also worked as Corporate Relations Manager with various management institutes. The Institute has established a separate Office for Industry – Academia Collaborations headed by her. This Office co- ordinates with Industry regarding Final Placement , Summer Internship Program, , Guest Lectures & organizes Industrial Visits ensuring very strong Industry - Institute Relationship. Shobana manages student development activities & maintain consistent relationship with corporate houses to coordinate events in association with them. She has represented MITSOT in various National & International conferences. She is an active member of HR & IR panel –CII( Confederation of Indian Industry) ,Pune from 2012.

Ms. Shobana Anand  Head ( Corporate Relations & Placements

Prof. Jyoti Kappal 
Designation: Asst. Professor
Qualification:MPM, PGPM

Prof Jyoti Kappal is the sheet anchor specialist in corporate employability skills development, with a 15+ years of professional career. For more than 10 years, Jyoti was working with various coveted banks like BoB, ICICI and HDFC, in operations and strategic roles. Post her core banking experience, she transitioned into skill development and has been doing so for last 5+ years. Jyoti is a qualified trainer certified by Indian Society for Training & Development, Cambridge(UK) and Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC). She has delivered professional business management skill based programs to more than 5000 students, a mix of corporate professionals, undergraduates, graduates and post graduates. Jyoti also holds a post graduate degree in business management from IMI, New Delhi and a first class graduation in Commerce from Delhi University. 

Prof. Jyoti Kappal  Asst. Professor

Prof. Vachaspati Mishra
Designation:Visiting Faculty – Strategic Management
Qualification: PhD, MBA, AISM,PGD – Foreign Trade, PTSC 

Dr. Mishra has worked with Indian Defense Force in the capacity of Lieutenant Colonel, Chief of Logistics – Indian Scientific Research Station, Maîtri, Antarctica, Director at BIMHRD – Pune. He is the Head of new projects at MIT Group of Institutions, Pune Secretariat ABU Asia Pacific ROBOCON, and Vice President IMCI – Pune Chapter. His areas of expertise are strategic management, operations research, Statistics; quantitative methods.

Dr.Vachaspati Mishra Visiting Faculty – Strategic Management