Faculty & Staff

Core Faculty

Dr. M.N. Chandrashekhar
Dean & Professor
Ph.D, MS (NYU), MURP, B.Arch
Mobile: +9194839-74133
Areas of interest: New Town Design, Educational Reforms, Architectural ToursBrief profile: Dr. M N Chandrashekar is an Architect- Urban Planner, based in Bangalore. After his B. Arch from Malnad College of Engineering (1997) and Master of Urban & regional Planning (2000), he obtained his Ph.D in the area of ‘Planning and Design of New Towns’ from University of Mysore in 2005. He has worked with Bangalore Metropolitan Region Development Authority and played a key role in its ambitious ‘Integrated Townships’ Project which aimed at creating five sector specific townships around Bangalore. He has also studied Real Estate Finance at Schack Institute of Real Estate, New York University and works on raising capital for Real Estate projects in India along with his current position Dean and Professor of SJB School of Architecture & Planning, Kengeri, Bengaluru. He was a founding member of the University School of Design, Mysore and has taught at BMS College of Engineering and BMS School of Architecture in the past. He currently serves as a member of Board of Studies and Examination of several institutions.
smithambAr. Smitha M B
MS (CRP) (USA), M. Arch (USA) B.Arch
Email: smb@sjbsap.edu.in, smithamb92@yahoo.com
Mobile: +91-99807-69819
Areas of interest: Sustainable Planning and Architecture, Health Care Space Planning, Architectural tours
jai-ganeshAr. Jai Ganesh M.S
Associate Professor
M.Arch (Urban Design), B.Arch
Mobile: +91 9886216932
Areas of interest:Architecture and Urban Design
shilpa-raoAr.Shilpa Rao Madan Gopal
Associate Professor
M. Arch (UD), B.Arch
Email: shilparao_mg@yahoo.co.in
Areas of interest: Holistic approach to Architecture
Ar. Nagaraj Y S nagraj-ys
Assistant Professor
B.Arch., MUD , MURP (Univ. of Sydney)
Email: rajyaraganal@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9886466226
Areas of interest: Architectural Theory and Design
Ar. Manju C Nair
Assistant Professor
Email: jmanjucnair2004@yahoo.com
Mobile: +91-9620221284
Areas of interest: Architectural Design, Housing & Sustainability
Ar. Mani Kuruvilla 
Assistant Professor
M.Arch, Theory & Design (CEPT), B.Arch
Email: ar.manikurivila@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9663633799
Areas of interest: Sustainable planning, Residential architecture, Vernacular architecture
 Ar.Shilpa Sompur
 Assistant Professor
 Email: shilpa.sompur@gmail.com
 Mobile: +91-9986053149
 Areas of interest:History, teaching,travelling(trying to explore the Indian Villages).
m-deepa Ar.Mictchelle Deepa V
 Assistant Professor
 Email: vmd@sjbsap.edu.in
 Mobile: +91-9611909642
 Areas of interest:Residential & Commercial Space Design, Building Construction, Building Services & Working Drawings.
sumana-chowdurySumana Chowdhury
Visiting Assoc. Professor
BFA, MFA (Shantiniketan)
Email: ch2002.sumana@gmail.com
Areas of interest: Artist in residence at KENT INSTITUTE OF ART AND DESIGN, UK,recipient of National scholarship, Central Cent Martin’s College UK
Ar.Venu Nataraj
Assistant. ProfessorEmail: vn@sjbsap.edu.in
Areas of interest: Design, BIM, Construction Management, Technology based design solutions
Ar.Vishwa Udachan
Assistant. Professor
M. Arch (Urban Design), B.Arch.
Email: vishwaudachan5@gmail.com
Areas of interest: Urban Design and Contemporary Vernacular Architecture.
Master in Interior Design, Diploma in Building Design
Email: sindhguna@gmail.com
Areas of interest: CAD

Visiting Faculty

navanath-kanadeNavnath Kanade
Visiting Professor
G.D. Arch (J. J. School of Arch)
Mobile: +91-9341231616
Areas of interest: Affordable Housing, Vernacular Design
sudir-n-surtiSudhir N Surti
Visiting Professor
G.D. Arch (CEPT)
Mobile: +91-9900144879
Areas of interest: Social Psychology in Architecture
ravi-venkateshRavi Venkatesh
Visiting Professor
Email: ravi_venkatesh@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9341231616
Areas of interest:
Residential Development
smitha-hsSmitha H S
Visiting Assoc. Professor
Email: hssmita@gmail.com
Areas of interest: Contemporary & Interior Design, Steel Structures
anantha-ramuAr. Anantha Ramu R
Visiting Professor
Email: aramu_2@yahoo.co.in
Mobile: +91-9886431103
Areas of interest: 
Design of complex scientific structures (As the former Chief Architect of ISRO), Architectural photography
tulsi-ramThulasi Ram C
Visiting Assoc. Professor
Email:  architect.ram@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9845397973
Areas of interest:
Architecture & Interior Design
pradeep-kambathall01iPradeep Kambathalli
Visiting Assoc. Professor
B.F.A (Sculpture) 2004
Email: pradeepkambathalli@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9342817438
Areas of interest: Art, Literature, Travelling, Teaching
sujaySujay Kuncham
Assistant Professor
M. Arch (Glasgow School of Arts), B.Arch
Email: sujayk30@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9886060603
Areas of interest:  Architecture and Urban Design
Ar. Sudha J Gopinath
Visiting Professor Email: sudha.gopinath@gmail.com
 Mobile: +91-9900317799
Areas of interest: Geometry in Architectural design& Basic design & large span structures
Ar. Sudarsan P Holla
Visiting Professor
M.Arch (U.S.A.), M.C.A., A.I.I.A.
Email: sudarsanholla@gmail.com
Ar.Gisha Joy
Assistant Professor
M Arch (Habitat Design), B Arch
Email: gisha2@yahoo.com
Mobile:  +91-9740519241
Areas of interest: : I have a multidisciplinary aproach to design. I focusson clarity in designwhile increasing the efficiency of the buildings and minimising the maintanence cost of the buildings during their life span. I am an avid reader and am passionate about art.
Ar. Ashwin V. Nadkarni
Visiting Professor
M.Arch (U.S.A.), M.C.A., A.I.I.A.
Email: ashwinvn.ap@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9740920888
Areas of interest: Alternative building technology, sustainable design
Ar. Sonalika Dugar
Visiting ProfessorEmail: aakriti02@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9886096937
Areas of interest: Architectural (Heritage) Documentation and Conservation
Ar. Gautham Shanbhag
Visiting ProfessorEmail: shanbhag.gautham@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9900058645
Areas of interest: To provide solutions with agility and expertise—between different environmental and design disciplines in different cultural and climatic contexts, as well as to make sense of and create the contemporary world.
Ar. Meenu Ranka
Visiting Assistant ProfessorEmail: armeenugoyal@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9740060246
Areas of interest:
Ar. Sudeep Dev M
Visiting Assistant Professor
Email: sds.archstudio@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9886417777
Areas of interest:Residential architecture
Ar. Raghavendra S Naidu
Visiting Assistant Professor
Email: sukavira@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9887196881
Areas of interest:
Visiting Assistant Professor
Email: smrithi51@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9972307100
Areas of interest:
Ar. Chetana Gopalan
Visiting Professor
Email: chethanasc@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9483003258
Areas of interest:Building construction Architectural graphics
Ar. Anuradha .K.Bettadapura
Visiting Professor
Email: anu.bett@gmail.com
Mobile: +91-9980009778
Areas of interest:Sustainable Architecture, Conservation Music, Reading and Traveling
Ar. Thashmaie Bagmane. P
Visiting Assistant Professor
Email: thashmai_bagmane@yahoo.in
Mobile: +91-9845185268
Areas of interest:Vernacular Architecture Sustainable Architecture Carpentry, pottery, Oil painting, traveling, trekking, camping

Allied Faculty

Mallika Balu
Allied Faculty  Email: mallikabalu@yahoo.com
 Mobile: +91-9980769819
Areas of interest: Communication Skills – verbal, presentation and written; Literature and Architecture linkages; English literature and grammar

Non Teaching Staff

ShreedharDr.Sreedhara M
B.Sc, M.Lib.Sc, PhD
LakshmikanthLakshmikantha T
Office Manager
BBM, M.Com
Ganavi C.K
Office Assistant
B.Com, M B A