Pro Vice Chancellors

Dr Naveen Das

Pro Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs and Dean School of Business and Economics

Dr. Naveen Das has a perfect blend of academic and corporate experience. Having done his B.Tech (Hons.) from IIT Kharagpur, PGDM from IIM Calcutta, and PhD from NLU Jodhpur (in collaboration with IMT, Ghaziabad), in his almost a decade of corporate experience, he has held positions like SBU Head in Godrej & Boyce – Kolkata, Vice President, Jnanasoft Inc., USA, and Vice President – Intellectual Capital at Everonn Education Systems, Chennai. In his academic experience, spanning more than two decades, he has held positions like the Founding Dean and Director, IBS Business School at both Hyderabad and Kolkata, and had a stint as Associate Director, Indian School of Business, Hyderabad before serving NSHM Knowledge Campus, Kolkata as Director, School of Business & Management.

Dr Jitendra Kumar Pandey

Pro Vice chancellor, Research and development Affairs and Dean School of Basic and Applied Sciences

Prof.(Dr.) Jitendra K. Pandey completed his Ph.D. in Chemistry (Polymer Science), 2007 from National Chemical Laboratory-Pune. His research areas are in Bio/ Nano- composites, degradation and stabilization of polymer composites, nano-material for water treatment, synthesis, characterization and analysis of reinforced composites. He has 70+ Reasearch artciles, 6 Books, 17 Patents to his credit. He was associated in Research and Development in University of petroleum and energy studies Dehradun, Brain Pool Fellow Seol National University, South Korea, The University of Tokushima, Japan, Max Planck Institute of Colloid and Interfaces, Golm Germany in various roles prior joining Adamas University.

Prof Ujjwal Kumar Chowdhury

Pro Vice Chancellor, Public Relations and Media Affairs

A leading media academic and an internationally acclaimed speaker and writer, Prof. Ujjwal K Chowdhury has spearheaded some of the finest media institutes in the country and taken them to newer heights. Formerly the Dean of the School of Media at Pearl Academy in Delhi and Mumbai, Prof. Chowdhury has also been the Dean at Symbiosis International (Deemed University) in Pune and Amity University in Mumbai. He also acted as the Dean of Whistling Woods International in Mumbai. Earlier, Prof. Chowdhury has been a Media Advisor with the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India and the World Health Organization (WHO), India. Prof. Chowdhury is widely believed to have introduced the concept of convergence in media education. He has also supported and mentored a number of amateur movies, some of which went on to bag awards at national and international film festivals. Having made 16 documentaries while working for the WHO and The Nippon Foundation; Prof. Chowdhury has been active in the Green Battles (GB) seminars and conferences in the country and abroad. A known face in television studio debates, Prof. Chowdhury has had a significant stint across multiple media organizations including but not limited to Business India TV, Zee News, The Times of India Group etc.