Dr. Jyoti Chandiramani
Director, Symbiosis School of Economics
Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – SIU
Prof Jyoti Chandiramani has over 30 years of experience in Teaching, Institution Building, Administration, and Research. Presently, she teaches – International Trade Policy, International Organization and Regional Cooperation and Urban Economic Development at the Masters level. She has conducted more than 50 Management Development Programs for corporates, such as WIPRO, AZTEC, HP, Intel, Godrej, Zensar Technologies, WNS, Cognizant, EXL, Deloitte, Deutsche Bank, Continum Solutions, Dr. Reddy’s etc. Prof Jyoti has been a founder core member of the Symbiosis Centre for Liberal Arts.
In 2007, she was awarded a short-term scholarship at the University of DePauw, Indianapolis – to study Liberal Arts Education. In 2013, she was a part of the Indian delegation to Pakistan for the Tenth South Asian Economic Students Meet (SAESM) at Lahore University of Management Sciences, and in 2015, she has been conferred with the iCongo instituted Gold Karmaveer Chakra and Rex Karmaveer Global Fellowship in Delhi, for her contributions to the field of education. Recently, she was invited to the 5th ASEM Rectors’ Conference and as a Mentor for the Students’ Forum (ARC5, organized by Charles University in Prague and the Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) at Prague.
Prof Jyoti Chandiramani research interest lies in the urban economic development and international economic cooperation. She has steered and focussed the activities at the Symbiosis School of Economics in this direction. To this effect, a course on Urban Economic Development has been introduced in the Masters Programme since 2014 (Specialisation: Development Studies). Besides writing a couple of textbooks, she has jointly edited a book with Ramanath Jha on ‘Perspectives in Urban Development: Issues in Infrastructure, Planning, and Governance.’ Her areas of research interest in urban include Urban Infrastructure, Urban Transport, Urban Poverty and is presently working on Pune centric cases. Besides she keenly studies and follows trends in International Development Cooperation –from the MDGs to the SDGs.
Mr. Krishna Kanta Roy
Mr. Krishna Kanta Roy is NET and SET qualified and he has done his Post Graduation in Economics and is currently pursuing M.Phil in Economics from University of Pune. He has done his B.Sc Economics (Honours) from Calcutta University. He has 3.5 years of corporate experience with companies like CMIE, ValueNotes, etc. Currently, he is working as Programme-In-Charge (B.Sc). Additionally, Mr. Roy handles the sports activities, admissions and exam related work at SSE. His areas of interest are Poverty, Microfinance, Rural Development, Welfare Economics and Stock Markets. He is a member of Royal Economic Society (UK) and also a life member of Indian Economic Association.
Ms. Ishita Ghosh
Ishita Ghosh is a researcher and Ph.D. student and has been a faculty associated with various academic institutions in Pune, especially with SIU and UoP. With over ten years of work experience, she has a Masters in Economics – specialized in Trade – and is UGC NET qualified. Ishita has worked on urban policy and planning for Maharashtra with special emphasis on Energy, Economic Policy, and Governance. Her Ph.D. focuses on trade in services and the latter day new-new trade theories. Currently, Ishita teaches Research Methodology, Trade, Macroeconomics, Economic Journalism, Public Finance and Econometrics and handles students’ dissertations logistics and the Economic Journal, Oeconomica Scriptis. Ishita has also had a brief stint in the corporate prior to her full-time academic career.
Ms. Khushbu B. Thadani
Ms. Khushbu B. Thadani is associated with SSE for more than four years now. She is pursuing her Ph.D. from University of Pune in the domain on Health Economics. She has done her Bachelors in Economics from St Mira’s College, Pune, and Masters in Economics from Fergusson College, Pune. She has been a rank holder and a topper throughout starting from her board exams in Shillong to her Bachelor and Masters in Economics in Pune. She has cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) and her areas of interest are Development Economics, Health Economics, Industrial Economics, Indian Economy, Microeconomics and issues related to the Urbanization process. At present, she is an Assistant Professor and teaches Development Economics, Industrial Economics and Indian Economy in SSE. Apart from academics, she is the Faculty in charge for International Initiatives at the institute and the moderator for the college website. Ms. Khushbu is an ardent follower of yoga and meditation and an avid reader of philosophy.
Ms. Ishita Ghoshal
Ms. Ishita Ghoshal has done her B.Sc. in Economics (Hons) with Mathematics and Statistics from Lady Brabourne College, University of Calcutta and went on to pursue her M.A in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. Ishita has secured the 1st position in the Maharashtra SET (State-level Eligibility Test) Exam for eligibility of lecturership in May 2012. Her areas of interest are Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, International trade. Currently, she teaches Macroeconomics and Econometrics to the Under Graduate students and teaches Macro-Economics and Econometrics to M.Sc. and B.Sc. Economics students. She is also the faculty-in-charge for M.Sc. Economics programme and is constantly involved in student activities. She is also trained in classical vocal music and Odissi dance.
Mr. Abhinav Pal
Abhinav Pal has done his B.A. in Economics (Hons) from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi and went on to pursue his M.A in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune. He cleared the NET (National Eligibility Test) for eligibility of lectureship in June 2014. His areas of interest are Development Economics, International Economics, and Transport Economics. At present, he teaches International Economic Co-operation and Indian Banking Financial System to the undergraduate students. He takes a keen interest in sports.
Dr. Savita Kulkarni
Dr. Savita Kulkarni has obtained her doctoral degree from the Department of Economics, University of Mumbai in September 2014. Her area of specialization is Development Economics, Game Theory, and Experimental Economics. Her doctoral thesis elaborates on bargaining between economic decision-making units at informal institutional levels by employing an experimental game theory approach.
Savita has presented research papers at various national and international Conferences and has publications in prestigious academic journals including the Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) to her credit. She has also been awarded second position in the “National Research Student Convention: Anveshan 2013” organized by the Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi. She has administered various laboratory experimental studies in economics and behavioral economics for the Centre for Computational Social Sciences, University of Mumbai the University of Warrick. She pursued her Masters’ degree in Economics from the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune in June 2006. Savita has also worked as a research analyst with corporate institutions including CARE Ratings and IRIS Business Services Ltd. for a noteworthy period of three years after her post-graduation
Dr. Shuchi Benara Misra
Dr. Shuchi B. Misra is a Ph.D. in Economics from Symbiosis International University, Pune. Her thesis is on Rural Non-Farm Sector Employment in Maharashtra where she has extensively worked on unit level NSS data. She has a keen interest in research pertaining to employment, unemployment, labour studies and issues related to the social sector (development). She has to her credit various research papers presented at national and international conferences and publications. She has been invited by the World Bank, New Delhi Office to present her published work “Growth and Structure of Rural Non-Farm Employment in Maharashtra: Reflections from NSS data in the Post-Reform Period”. She has been an active participant in Workshops on Quantitative Methods in Labour Research organised by V.V.Giri National Labour Institute, Noida and Contemporary Issues in Labour Economics under SARNET by IHD, New Delhi in collaboration with ILO.
She has 5 years of teaching and research experience and has been associated with Symbiosis School of Economics since January 2012 as a Research Associate, Teaching Associate and currently as an Assistant Professor. She teaches courses in Microeconomics, Indian Economics, Labour Economics, Demography & Economics and Computer and its Application in Economics (SPSS Software). She is also the Mentor for under-graduate students Projects. She was previously associated with Symbiosis Law School, Pune as a Visiting Faculty; Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad and is a Life Member of the Indian Economic Association.
Ms. Devanshi Kulshreshtha
Devanshi Kulshreshtha has completed her masters in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics and her graduation from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi. She cleared UGC-NET in December 2014.
Her interests include economics of labor, gender economics, economics of development and economic sociology.
Dr. Ranjan Kumar Dash
Dr. Ranjan Kumar Dash is working as Assistant Professor at Symbiosis School of Economics and holds Ph.D. and M.Phil. in economics with a specialization in financial economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University. He has completed his postgraduate degree in economics from University of Hyderabad, with specializing in econometrics, international trade and finance, economic growth, money and financial intermediaries. Dr. Dash has more than ten years of research experience at various institutions like Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) and Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), New Delhi.
He has also more than one year of industrial experience at IPE Global, New Delhi. Dr. Dash has published more than a dozen academic articles in reputed international refereed journals such as the World Economy, Economic Modelling, Empirical Economics, Journal of policy modeling, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Journal international trade, and Singapore economic review. He has also published two books in financial economics and international economics of current topical relevance by the reputed publisher, Springer. He has also refereed many articles for international Journals. His areas of research interest are financial economics, international trade, Growth, applied econometrics, and development economics.
Ms. Urvashi Gill Dhingra
Mr. Sebin B. Nidhiri
Sebin B Nidhiri completed his BA in Economics from Loyola College, Chennai and went on to do his M.Sc Economics with specialisation in Development Studies from Symbiosis School of Economics during which time he qualified NET.
Sebin had interned at an investment bank, research institutes and think tanks and worked with a think tank in the development sector for a year before moving to academics. During his tenure in the development sector, he travelled to villages across the country organising Gram Sabhas and training villagers in order to improve citizen engagement in the governance process. He has co-authored a manual for citizen engagement in infrastructure monitoring. His research interests are Behavioural Economics and History of Economic Thought.
Dr. Varun Miglani
Mr. Tarun Khandelwal
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Mr. Nikhil Narkar Pursuing Ph.D. in Cinema Studies, M. Phil. in English Literature, M.A. in English Literature
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Ms. Deepika Chawla
Ms. Bhanu Shikha
Ms. Ashlesha Swaminathan
Ms. Ashlesha Khedekar-Swaminathan is a former banker. She has more than ten years of experience in the banking industry. She has worked in the Treasury departments of ABN AMRO Bank NV and HDFC Bank Ltd, in the area of Foreign Exchange & Interest Rate Risk management. As Head of the Corporate Training Centre at Foundation for Liberal & Management Education, for three years, she has designed and coordinated numerous leadership & managerial development programs for a large number of organizations. She has been teaching at various colleges in Pune for the last seven years. She topped her B.Com. class at Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce as well as her M.B.A. Finance class at University of Hull, U.K. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Behavioral Economics from Symbiosis International University. At SSE, she teaches International Financial Management, conducts career counseling and coordinates the placement and internship effort. Her areas of interest include Behavioral Economics, Financial Markets, and Gender Economics.
Ms. Simi Malhotra
Senior Co-ordinatoB.Com, M.Com. (Adv. Accounting & Taxation), PGDIB, Diploma in German
Mrs. Deepashri Bhagwat
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