Faculty

A rich and lively student-teacher interaction is at the heart of SPJIMR's success. Our faculty members are known to be great teachers, who can bring alive the subject, encourage critical thinking and offer a wider, holistic perspective that is critical in today's complex business environment.

Our faculty members are drawn from academia, industry, government sector and non-profits. Collectively, they bring in a wide range of experience in building and delivering knowledge and skills to prepare participants for leadership roles.

The teaching-learning process at SPJIMR is vastly enriched by a series of non-classroom initiatives through which our faculty help build among participants the right attitudes to enable them lead with purpose, meaning and with an idea of service to society.

We have more than 44 full time faculty members, of which 28 are PhDs. The average experience of the core faculty is over 18 years, with several who have come to academics after years of experience as practitioners. In addition, we have over 14 adjunct faculty and several more visiting faculty who engage with participants of various courses.

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Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti is a full-time professor of Information Management at SPJIMR, Mumbai. Professor Chakraborti's primary expertise and interest is in the area of business analytics including text mining, data mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, predictive analytics, big data and various techniques for knowledge discovery in databases. He also teaches courses on e-Commerce, applications of ICT for social transformation and involved in various MDP curriculum development and teaching/consulting/research for business analytics at the institute.

Professor Chakraborti earned his doctoral in Information Systems in 2017 from Indian Institute of Management, Indore and his Masters and Bachelors degrees in Computer Science & Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 1995 and 1992 respectively.  His doctoral thesis proposal won him the silver medal from the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), USA, sponsored by Microsoft Research in 2015. He was a Chancellor Gold Medalist at Jadavpur University in 1995 and also an NTSE scholar in 1986. Before moving to academics, he had worked for 19 years in reputed US multi-national software product-development companies at senior R&D positions, his last designation being Software Architect/Technical Director. He holds multiple US patents and have published in various peer reviewed international Management/IT conferences/journals, including IEEE & ACM conferences.

Professor Chakraborti has also completed the Executive General Management Programme (EGMP) from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow in 2012. He worked as visiting professor of business analytics at Shiv Nadar University & Great Lakes Institute of Management before joining SPJIMR.

Experience

Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

1. Visiting Professor of Business Analytics @ Great Lakes Institute of Management, Gurgaon : Sept 2016 to Dec 2016

2. Visiting Professor of Business Analytics @ Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida : July 2015 to Dec 2016

3. Associate Professor of Information Technology @ IILM Graduate School of Management, Greater Noida : Nov 2014 to Mar 2015

4. Software Architect (Technical Director) @ Cadence Design Systems, Inc, Noida : Sept 1998 to Oct 2012

5. Senior R&D Engineer @ Synopsys Inc, Bangalore : June 1997 to Sept 1998

6. Software Engineer @ Motorola India Electronics Ltd, Bangalore : May 1996 to Apr 1997

7. Member of Technical Staff @ Cadence Design Systems Inc, Noida : Apr 1995 to May 1996

8. Junior Engineer @ Jenson & Nicholson (Scheck Process Automation AG), Ranchi : Jul 1992 to Aug 1993

 

[Summary of Academic & Corporate Experience]

1. As Visiting Professor of Information Systems at Shiv Nadar University (SNU), I had formulated the course plan of Predictive Business Analytics (PBA) elective for MBA second year and delivered the course on regular basis for consecutive two years.

2. As Visiting Professor of Business Analytics at Great Lakes Institute of Management, Gurgaon, I had delivered part of "Predictive Modeling" course and the “Web and Social Media Analytics (WSMA)” course to PGP-Business Analytics executives and PGPM students.

3. As Associate Professor of Information Management at IILM Graduate School of Management, Greater Noida, I had formulated the course plans and delivered second year PGDM courses, namely, Predictive Business Analytics (PBA) and Business Analytics (BA).

4. As technical leader at various multi-national organizations, I had worked as technical/people manager of multiple software product development teams and possess hands-on experience on various phases of software product development cycle, namely, planning, requirements, specifications, scheduling, monitoring, release, customer interactions, support etc.

Research & Publications

Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

[Recent Publications]

1. “Multi-Level K-means Text Clustering Technique for Topic Identification for Competitor Intelligence” at IEEE 10th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS) 2016, Grenoble, France.  ISBN: 978-1-4799-8709-2  [Acceptance Rate: 28%, Conference Category: “CORE B” ]

2. “Product News Summarization for Competitor Intelligence using Topic Identification and Artificial Bee Colony Optimization” at ACM Research in Adaptive and Convergent Systems (ACM RACS 2015), Prague, Czech Republic DOI: http ://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2811411.2811465 [Acceptance Rate: 25%, Conference Category: “CORE B”]

3. “Multi-Document Text Summarization for Competitor Intelligence: A Methodology based on Topic Identification and Artificial Bee Colony Optimization” at 30th ACM SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), 2015, Salamanca, Spain. ACM Digital Library, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2695664.2696073. [Among top 50 Software Engineering conferences as per Microsoft Academic Search]

4. “Design and Analysis of a Regression Model for Prediction of Employee Salaries of an Indian IT Company”, at 6th Asia-Pacific Business Research Conference, 19-20 May, 2014, Seoul, South Korea, World Business Institute, Australia. www.wbiworldconpro.com. ISBN: 978-1-922069-51-1

5. “A Comparative Study of Performances of Various Classification Algorithms for Predicting Salary Classes of Employees” published in International Journal of Computer Science and Information Technologies (IJCSIT), Volume 5 (2), 2014, 1964-1972, ISSN 0975-9646

6. “Reflection on Crime Against Women” at Indore Management Journal (IMJ), Volume 4, Issue 3; published by IIM Indore

Additional Information

Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

1. Member of IEEE, USA

2. Member of ACM, USA

3. Reviewer of IEEE and ACM conferences

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Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

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Dr. Swapnajit Chakraborti

Associate Professor - Information Management area

swapnajit.chakraborti@spjimr.org

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