Faculty

 
Dr. N K Thingalaya
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Dr. N. K. Thingalaya is a Professor Emeritus at the Institute with teaching and research interests in Banking and Micro Finance and Rural Development. He is a postgraduate in Economics from Bombay University. He received his doctorate, in Inter-sectoral Price Analysis in 1966 from the same university. Dr. Thingalaya joined the Syndicate Bank, one of the largest public sector banks in India as an Economic Advisor and rose to the position of Chairman and Managing Director. He has published seven books on banking related areas and is currently, working on banking challenges in the context of globalization.
thingalaya@yahoo.com
98456 82474
Dr. N S Shetty
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Dr. N S Shetty is a Professor Emeritus at JKSHIM. He is an Agricultural Economist with a doctoral degree from Bombay University. He started his career as a Research Officer in the Department of Economics at Bombay University and later, shifted to the Bank of India as an economist. After a short stint in the banking sector, he moved to UNDP and served as a FAO consultant. Dr. Shetty also served in the Development Bank of Zambia and worked in the Common Wealth Secretariat (CFTC) as a senior agriculture economist in Uganda. He has produced many research publications on various issues relating to agriculture economics particularly with a global perspective.
98803 49538
Dr Ananthapadhmanabha Achar
Dr Ananthapadhmanabha Achar

Dr Ananthapadhmanabha Achar is presently working as Professor and Dean corporate progarmmes . He has 30 years of experience in teaching training and consultancy in Management . Before joining JKSHIM ,Dr Achar had worked as Director of Sahyadri School of Management Mangalore for 5 years and of he had worked as professor in Manipal group of institutions for than two decades. During his tenure as professor at Manipal Institute of Management, he had occupied several administrative positions like Head centre for Small Business Management, Chairman placement committee, student welfare officer etc. His areas of specialization in teaching are Human Resource Management and Entrepreneurship. He has conducted nearly 100 short and long term executive education programmes for both and SME and Large organization and has coordinated several research projects in the area of poverty elevation, rural development and women empowerment. He has presented nearly 30 research papers in the national and international conference. Presently, he is working on collaborative research on “Impact of leadership on school performance - A cross cultural comparison of schools in Malaysia and Karnataka’. He also provides consultancy services for designing Training and Development Programmes to corporate organizations Dr Achar is Bachelor in commerce, Post Graduate in Management from Mangalore University and Ph.D. in Human Resource Development from Manipal University. He is an active member of various professional bodies such as International Society for Third Sector Research, Indian Society of Training and Development, and NIPM
ap.achar@nitte.edu.in
99457 97197
Dr. Ashalatha K

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Dr. Ashalatha K is a post graduate and PhD from Mangalore University. She has a decade of experience in academia and industry. She has presented few papers in national and international conferences. She is a life member of Mangalore Management Association. She handles subjects like Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial management, Project Management, Financial Services. Her research interest is in the area of mergers, women empowerment, Inclusive growth, higher education and rural development. She has been working with JKSHIM since March 2003.
ashalatha@nitte.edu.in
9448483618

Dr. G. V. Joshi

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Dr. G. V. Joshi holds four degrees, M. A (Eco.), M. A (Pol. Sci.), M. Phil and Ph. D. He did Ph. D at the Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore. After putting in 26 years of service at Mangalore University as Lecturer, Reader and Professor, he joined the Institute on July 1st, 2009. He handles subjects like Managerial Economics and International Economic Environment. His areas of interest include Advanced Economic Theory, Agricultural Economics and Banking. He has authored five books and edited six volumes on themes like Agrarian Structure, Agro-Based Industry, Overdues in Co-operatives, Rural-Urban Migration, Rural Banking, Privatisation of Banks, WTO and the Banking Sector and New Horizons of Banking and Finance.
gvj@nitte.edu.in
9448296950

Prof.Issac K Varghese
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Prof. Issac K Varghese is a graduate in Biotechnology Engineering from Sathyabama University, Chennai. He has over 5 years of industry, and research experience. He has worked with Cognizant Technology Solutions as an Automation Test Engineer. He has also worked with The Federal Bank Limited as an Assistant Manager. He is currently pursuing FPM (Strategy) from IIM Lucknow. His teaching and research areas includes Joint Ventures, Strategic Alliances and Human Resources Management. He has been working with JKSHIM since July 2015.
issackv@nitte.edu.in
9741361868
Dr. Jnaneshwar Pai Maroor
Prof.Jnaneshwar Pai
Dr. Jnaneshwar Pai Maroor
holds Masters Degree in Business Administration from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Post-Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations and M.Phil in Management from Alagappa University and Ph.D in Management from PRIST University, Thanjavur, India. He topped Karnataka State in UGC- SLET (Management) Examinations for Lectureship/Assistant Professorship conducted by University of Mysore in 2013. He has over 14 years of Industry and teaching experience. He worked as Lecturer at SDM College of Business Management and Post Graduate Centre for Management Studies and Research, Mangaluru from 2003-06.

He has worked with JP Morgan Chase Bank in India and Newark-Delaware USA - Corporate office from 2006 to June 2012. Currently he is working as Assistant Professor at Justice K.S. Hegde Institute of Management, Nitte since July 2012.

His teaching and Research areas include Behavioral and Corporate Finance, Enterprise Risk Management and Corporate Taxation. He has published several research papers in National and International Journals and also presented research papers in various National and International Conference and Seminars. He is a life member of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance (IIBF) Mumbai, International Association of Academicians and Researchers (INAAR) Pune and Mangalore Management Association (affiliated to AIMA) Mangaluru.
Jnan_pai@nitte.edu.in
9886679611
Prof. Karthik Kudroli


Prof. Karthik Kudroli is an Engineering graduate in Mechanical Engineering from VTU, Belgaum. He holds a M.S degree in Engineering and Management from Coventry University, United Kingdom and a MBA degree specialized in HR. He has over 4 years of Teaching and research experience and 2 years of Industry experience. His area of research is Supply chain Management. He has published 6 research papers in National and International Journals and also attended 2 National conferences and 2 International conferences. He has attended short term course on Decision making models using Operations Research organised by Dept of Industrial systems Engineering, IIT Karaghpur and also Attended short term course on HR analytics held at IIT Karaghpur, VGSOM
Prof .K.P.Sandhya Rao
Prof. K.P. Sandhya Rao
Prof .K.P.Sandhya Rao
has an MBA degree from Mangalore University. She has over seven years of industrial experience in the field of advertising, media and public relations and over ten years of teaching experience in business education. Currently she is pursuing her doctoral studies from VTU, Belgaum in ecotourism marketing. She teaches courses such as Integrated Marketing Communications, Marketing of Services and Strategic Brand Management to the students of MBA Program. Her research interests include branding, advertising and media and tourism related areas. She has been working with JKSHIM since January 2009.
sandhyrao@nitte.edu.in
9845631754
Prof. Krishna Prasad
Prof. Krishnaprasad
Prof. Krishna Prasad
, is serving as Assistant Professor at the Institute. He is an MBA specializing in Finance from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and currently pursuing his PhD in the area of Foreign Exchange Risk Management from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal. After completion of MBA he had worked with Oracle Financial Services Software Ltd. (OFSS) for couple of years. He is AMFI certified Financial Consultant and NISM certified Mutual Fund Advisor. Currently he handles courses like Financial Accounting and International Financial Management courses at the Institute. His area of research includes Risk Management, Corporate Governance and Reporting Practices and Taxation. He has been working with JKSHIM since July 2010.
kprasad@nitte.edu.in
9480289368
Dr. Radhakrishna Sharma
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Dr. Radhakrishna Sharma
is a MBA Graduate from Mangalore University. He has also to his credit a diploma in commodity markets, postgraduate diploma in financial advising and certified financial manager qualification. He is a SEBI certified resource person for financial education programs. He has more than two decades of research and teaching experience. He was working at Debub University, Ethiopia in the Department of Management under UN development programs for two years. His areas of interests in teaching and research are mutual funds, portfolio management and financial derivatives. He has been working with JKSHIM since August 2004.
rksharma@nitte.edu.in
9741117251
Prof Rakhesh Shetty
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Prof Rakhesh Shetty is serving as Assistant Professor at the Institute. He is an MBA specializing in Finance from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. Before taking up the present assignment he had four years of work experience in the field of office automation in the admin wing of NMAMIT. Currently he is pursuing his PhD in the area of Disclosure practices of Indian companies from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. He handles courses like Financial Management and Management Accounting and control systems at the Institute. His area of research includes Social Development and Corporate Governance and Reporting Practices. He has been working with JKSHIM since July 2012. 
rakeshshetty@nitte.edu.in
9743286455
Prof. Rita Boro
Prof. Ritamoni Boro
Prof. Rita Boro
has a PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode and a B. Sc. Statistics (Honours) from the Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi. She has overall 5 years of industry experience in the fields of IT and ITES with IBM India, and Digital Marketing and Digital Info-publishing as an entrepreneur. She is currently handling a course on Business Communications at the Institute. Her areas of research interest include Online Consumer Behaviour and Communications. She has been working with JKSHIM since February 2014.
ritaboro@nitte.edu.in
9836644335
Prof. Saravanan
Prof. Saravanan
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rof. Saravanan completed MBA with dual specialization Marketing and HR from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. Further He obtained M.Phil in Management from the same University and has more than a decade experience in corporate and teaching. Currently he is handling Insurance Products and Services, Industrial Marketing, Rural Marketing, Digital Marketing etc at the institute. His research areas include E-tailing, Insurance, digital marketing etc. He has been associated with the institute from March 2011.
saravanan@nitte.edu.in
8105146040
Prof. Sheetal Kumar M
Prof. Sheetal Kumar
Prof. Sheetal Kumar M
is an Engineering Graduate in Electronics and Communication from SDMCET and has done MBA specialized in Marketing and Finance from KLES’s IMSR, Hubli. He has 3 years industrial experience as a Business Analyst in IT and 1 year of academic experience. Currently he handles subjects like Business Statistics and Operation Management. His research interest areas include requirement elicitation technique and information technology management. He has been working with JKSHIM since July 2013.
sheetalkumar@nitte.edu.in
9740275628
Prof.Shilpa Praveen
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Prof. Shilpa Praveen is working as an Assistant professor at JKSHIM. She is an MBA degree holder specializing in Marketing and Finance from National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal. After completion of MBA she has worked with Coca – Cola for four years in Sales & Channel Management role in the Key Accounts team, Bangalore. She handles courses in marketing currently and her research interest is in the area of Globalization versus localization, positioning strategies followed by MNC’s. She is working with the institute since September, 2014.
shilpapraveen@nitte.edu.in
72591 13076

Dr. Sudhir M
Dr. Sudhir M
Dr. Sudhir M
obtained his Doctoral degree and Masters degree in Business Administration from the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. His area of specialisation is Marketing Management and areas of teaching include rural marketing and business research methodology. He has his research interest in the areas such as higher education, CSR and experiential learning etc. He has been working with JKSHIM since October 2000.
sudhirm@nitte.edu.in
9945154746

 
Dr. Sudhir Raj K
Dr. Sudhir Raj K
Dr. Sudhir Raj K
 is a post graduate and PhD in Economics from Mangalore University. He has a Diploma in Journalism from HIJ, New Delhi. He has over three decades of teaching experience. An approved PhD Guide of VTU, Belgaum. He has conducted several management development and training programs. He is a B High Artist of All India Radio, Mangalore. He handles subjects like entrepreneurial development and strategic management to the students of MBA program. His research and training interests include neuroscience, leadership, entrepreneurship and related areas. He has been working with JKSHIM since May 2003.
sudhirrajk@nitte.edu.in
9945912075
Mr. Guruprashanth Bhat
 Mr. Guruprashanth Bhat
Mr. Guruprashanth Bhat
Kundeshwara has been serving as Corporate Relations Officer (Placement and Admission) since 2013. He is an MBA graduate with HR specialization. He has over 17 years Human Capital Management experience within the fields of Education (Training and placement), IT, Call Center , Shipping (Oil Company) and marketing in India, US, UK, Canada and Australia. He has been working with JKSHIM since January 2013.
guruprashanth.bhat@nitte.edu.in
91 9742021275
Mr. Harishchandra T
Mr.Harishchandra
Mr. Harishchandra T
has acquired B.Com and BLISc from Mangalore University. Further he obtained M.Com and MLisc from Karnataka State Open University and Annamalai University respectively. Currently he is pursuing PhD in Library Science. At present he is a librarian, and he has been serving the Nitte group since December 1992.
harishchandra@nitte.edu.in
9448788869
Ms. Natasha Samani - Systems Administrator
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Ms. Natasha Samani has completed her B.E. in Electronics and Communications Engineering from SDMCET, Dharwad. She has a Graduate Diploma in Commerce from Victoria University of Wellington and an M.S. in Operations Management from the University of Alabama. She was worked in the U.S. with companies such as Delta Air Lines, Yahoo!, Liveperson, Overstock.com, Discover Credit Cards and Revolve.com. She has been working at JKSHIM since September 2016.
natashasamani@nitte.edu.in
73497 59384
Mr. Vishwanath Shetty
Mr.Vishwanath Shetty
Mr. Vishwanath Shetty
completed Diploma in Computer Science at NRAMP, Nitte and did a Computer Hardware and Networking Course in NITK Surathkal. He has been working with JKSHIM since April 2008.
vishwanathshetty@nitte.edu.in
9611758067
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