SIMS Core Faculty Team

Dr.V.Radhika MCA.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.
PRINCIPAL
Sankara Institute of Management Science

Dr V. Radhika has 24 years of rich experience in the field of academics. She is a member of a Board of Studies, Academic council member and governing council member in various autonomous colleges and universities. She has received Best faculty award from VLB & Sri Krishna Institutions during the year 2009 and Cognizant Technologies for the year 2015. She has published more than 25 papers in National and International Journals and has also chaired and organized number of International and National Conferences. She has attended number of FDP’s on teaching and learning Pedagogy and other domain specific trainings. She has also guided MPhil Scholars. Her areas of interest are C, C++, .net, JAVA, Operating Systems, Networking, Advanced tools in computing and Python and has also Compiled Book on ‘C Programming’ published by Tata Mcgraw Hill publishers.

Dr.Priya Kalyanasundaram MBA, Ph.D
HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT
Sankara Institute of Management Science

Dr Priya Kalyanasundaram has 16 years of teaching experience and currently, guiding and supervising Ph.D. scholars under Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. she is also a board of studies member .To add up her credentials she has presented papers in 24 National and International Conferences, published papers in 13 International Journals and 5 National journals. She has also participated in various workshops organised by various Institutes and Universities. Her areas of interest are Human resource Management, Labour Laws, Competency Management. She is intensively involved in teaching and associated with research activities and has organized Legal Awareness Camp sponsored by National Commission for Women ,Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp sponsored by National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB) and Department of Science and Technology , workshop on Basic Human Rights, sponsored by National Human Rights Commission , Two day National Seminar sponsored by National Commission for Women, One Day National Seminar sponsored by ICSSR under IMPRESS..She speaks English, Hindi, Tamil and Marathi.

Dr.S.Sundararajan MBA.,PGDMLL.,Ph.D.,NET.,
Associate Professor
Sankara Institute of Management Science

He is a Mathematics graduate with MBA and has pursued his Ph.D., from Periyar University, Salem and has cleared his UGC/ NET Exam,. He has 5 years Industry and 16 years of academic and research experience. He has guided 3 PhD research scholars; currently he is guiding and supervising 5 Ph.D. research scholars under Bharathiar University in field of Management. He has also acted as External Examiner for PhD viva-voce, evaluated 10 PhD thesis as an Indian Examiner and acted as Question paper setter for many Universities. His areas of interest are Human Resource Management, Organisation Behaviour, Research Methodology, Organisational Development and has presented 47 papers in National level seminars/conferences and 26 papers in international seminars/conferences. He has an overall 160 publications like his 18 articles were published in International Journals and 132 articles published in National Journals and 10 articles published in e-journals (article base). He has participated in 33 National level SDP, FDP, Seminars and Workshops. He is well known for arranging and conducting seminars and soft skill development facilitation programmes for MBA students.

Dr.K.ThirugnanaSambanthan MCA.,MBA.,M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

He holds Post Graduation degree and M.Phil. in Computer Application as well as in Management. He has Ph.D. in Computer Science from Alagappa University. He possesses over 17 Years of teaching experience and 1 year of corporate experience. He has received Golden Web Award by the International Association of Web Masters and Designers for Web site creation. He has been the External Member of Board of Studies of Esteemed Colleges for two years. He has conducted Soft Skill training for students of various colleges on the modules such as Out of the Box Thinking, Lateral Thinking and Reasoning etc. He holds the ownership of Management and IT E-groups. He has participated in many webinars, FDPs, Seminars in various fields. He has also participated and presented papers in various National and International Conferences. He has organized several management competitions with high spirit and quality.

Dr.D.Sathishkumar MBA.,Ph.D.,
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

He has 9 years of teaching experience and holds a Ph.D. in Management from Anna University Chennai, MBA (SPQM) from Anna University Regional Centre Coimbatore, PGDBM from Periyar University Salem, B.E (ECE) from Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology Coimbatore and currently, guiding and supervising Ph.D. scholars under Bharathiar University, Coimbatore .His teaching interests focus on the areas of Logistics and Shipping Management, Supply Chain Management, Systems, Production, E-Commerce, Human Resource Management, TQM, ERP, Operations Management and Business Research Methods., He has coordinated over 3 National Conference and 1 IMPRESS-ICSSR Sponsored National Conference, Conducted 4 FDPs, Participated in 9 FDPs and 2 MDPs, Participated in 46 webinars in various fields, published 23 International and National research papers in International and National Referred Journals with Scopus indexed; He is also an Editor in SIMS International Journal, Editorial Member in Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Management Studies (AJSSMS), Reviewer in International Journal of Econometrics and Financial Management (IJEFM). He has received two times as a Young Educator and Scholar Award from National Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development (NFED).

Mr.S.Thilak MBA.,(Ph.D).,M.Com.,
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

He has 9 years of experience in teaching and has completed his Under Graduation in Commerce and also holds a Post-Graduate degree in Management and Commerce. He has completed and submitted his Ph. D in Management. His areas of interest are Finance, Stock Markets and Marketing, Economics. His teaching interest focuses on Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Financial Management, Direct Tax and Indirect Tax, Corporate Accounting, Financial Services, Equity and Derivative Markets, FOREX, Marketing Management, Retail Marketing and Management, Rural Marketing and Trading Tactics. He had organized many department functions and motivated students to participate in many external events in various colleges. To add up his credential he has presented papers and participated in various National and International Conferences, Seminars and has also published in 5 research papers in both National and International Journals and has also participated in various workshops organised by various Institutes and Universities.

Ms.V.Vidhya B.Sc.,MBA., - Hospital and Health systems Management
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

She has 9 years of industrial experience with 1 year of teaching experience. A graduate in Microbiology and holds her Master’s degree in Hospital and Health systems Management from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Porur, Chennai. She is the life member of Academy of Hospital Administrators and Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organisations, Noida. She has worked in various reputed hospital and was in charge of Planning and Organizing Credit facilities, Executing utilization study of support services, Development of separate software package for Insurance department. Her areas of interest in teaching are Hospital operations management, Hospital architectural planning and design, Public health systems and risk insurance and International health policy, Strategic Management, Business ethics. To add up her credentials she has also published and presented research papers in various international and national journals and seminars and has also participated in national workshops and FDP’s conducted by various Institutes and Universities.

Ms.K.Sindhuja B.Sc(CS).,MBA.,
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

She is a graduate in Computer Science and has completed her Master's Degree in Finance and Marketing as her specialization, with 4 years of teaching experience. She has also won first prize in Case Study writing competition conducted by CII. As a part of academics, she has played a vital role in organizing Workshops and Seminars for Entrepreneurship Cell and also gave her support in placing students in reputed concerns as a Placement Coordinator. Her areas of interest in handling papers are Advertising Marketing, Retail Management, and Banking. She has also participated in various National & International Seminars and Workshop and has also published a paper in an International Journal. She has also actively participated in sports events such as Throw ball and Volley Ball.

Mrs.M.Thiruchelvi M.Sc.,M.Phil.,(Ph.D).,
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Sankara Institute of Management Science

She comes with 11 plus years of teaching experience and she holds a Post Graduate degree in Mathematics from Annamalai University and M.Phil. from Bharathiar University. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. from Bharathiar University , Coimbatore. Her areas of teaching include papers like Quantitative Methods for Management, Quantitative Techniques, Probability and Decision making. She actively involves her in participating and presenting papers in National Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops. She has published 4 papers in International Journals and one paper in National journal. She was honoured with “Best Teacher Award – 2013” for her valuable service in the field of higher education by Akshaya Institute of Management Studies on the eve of Teacher’s day. She has also been a resource person for various guest lectures and also acted as panel member and judge for various interschool competitions.