Faculty & Staff

Dr. M.N. Chandrashekar

Dean & Professor
Ph.D, MS (NYU), MURP, B.Arch
Areas of interest: New Town Design, Educational Reforms, Architectural Tours
Brief 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.

(On deputation to the Visvesvaraya Technological University as Special Officer, Centre for Smart Cities, VTU Centre for PG Studies, Muddenahalli)

Ar. Shilpa Madan Gopal

Dean (in charge) & Professor
M. Arch (UD), B.Arch
Areas of interest: Holistic approach to Architecture

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Ar. Navnath Kanade

Professor (Design chair)
G.D. Arch (J. J. School of Arch)
Areas of interest: Affordable Housing, Vernacular Design

Dr. Sridhar Rajan

Associate Professor
Ph.D, M.Arch., B.Arch
Areas of interest: Academics: Architectural Design, Urban Design, Urban Planning, Climatology, Visual Arts, Interior Design, Psychology of Perception, Aesthetics, Metaphysics, Ecology, Geography, Theory & History of Architecture.

Ar. Jai Ganesh M.S

Professor
M.Arch (Urban Design), B.Arch
Areas of interest: Architecture and Urban Design

Ar. Venu Nataraj

Associate Professor
M.Arch, MBA, B.Arch
Areas of interest: Project Management

Mr. K T Satish Chandra

Associate Professor
ME, BE
Areas of interest: Structural engineer

Ar. Gisha Joy

Associate Professor
M Arch (Habitat Design), B Arch
Areas of interest: : I have a multidisciplinary aproach to design. I focusson clarity in design while increasing the efficiency of the buildings and minimising the maintenance cost of the buildings during their life span. I am an avid reader and am passionate about art.

Sumana Chowdhury

Associate Professor
BFA, MFA (Shantiniketan)
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. Nagaraj Y S

Associate Professor
B.Arch., MUD , MURP (Univ. of Sydney)
Areas of interest: Architectural Theory and Design

Ar. Vinayak

Associate Professor
M.Arch, B.Arch
Areas of interest: Architecture

Ar. Shwetha Pai

Associate Professor
B.Arch, MUP
Areas of interest: Architecture

Ar. Sarita Mahadik

Associate Professor
B.Arch, M. Arch, MLA
Areas of interest: Urban Planning in Architecture

Ar. Deepti Gupta

Associate Professor
M.Arch., B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Architectural Design

Ar. Deepthi Subaya

Associate Professor
M.Arch, B.Arch
Areas of interest: Architecture

Ar. Smitha H S

Associate Professor
M. Arch, B.Arch,
Areas of interest: Contemporary & Interior Design, Steel Structures

Ar. Shilpa Sompur

Assistant Professor
M. Arch(Urban design), B.Arch.
 Areas of interest:History, teaching, travelling(trying to explore the Indian Villages).

Ar. Vishwa Udachan

Assistant Professor
M. Arch (Urban Design), B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Urban Design and Contemporary Vernacular Architecture.

Ar. Vijetha .V

Assistant Professor
M.Arch (Landscape), B.Arch
Areas of interest: Architectural design, Landscape Design.

Ar. Praveen Dongre

Assistant Professor
M.Arch., B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Architectural design.

M.V. Arundathi

Assistant Professor
M.Tech , BE (civil)
Areas of interest: Urban green cover, Urban gardens, Green Infrastructure      Planning, Waste water treatment, Rural village planning.​

Ar. Akshatha Naik

Assistant Professor
M.Arch. in (CPM), B.Arch.                                                                                                    Areas of interest: Architectural design.

Sindhu. G

Assistant Professor (CAD Lab)
Master in Interior Design, Diploma in Building Design
Areas of interest: Design

Ar.Mictchelle Deepa V

Assistant Professor
M.Arch ,B- Arch , PGDUPDL                                                                                                Areas of interest: Architectural Design

Ar. Abhishek .L

Assistant Professor
M.Sc (Construction Management) (UK), B.Arch
Areas of interest: Architectural design.

Ar. Anusha T C

Assistant Professor
M.Arch, B.Arch
Areas of interest: Urban Design and Contemporary Vernacular Architecture.

Ar. Manu S Kashyap

Assistant Professor
B.Arch, MAUD
Areas of interest:Architectural In Design

Er. Manu S Kashyap

Assistant Professor
M.Th, B.E
Areas of interest: Design

Er. APOORVA V

Assistant Professor
M.Th, B.E
Areas of interest: Design

Ar. Ravi Venkatesh

Visiting Professor
B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Residential Development

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Ar. Sudhir N Surti

Visiting Professor
G.D. Arch (CEPT)
Areas of interest: Social Psychology in Architecture

Ar. Harshavardhan Jathkar

Visiting Professor
B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Architectural Design

Ar. Aruna Sujith

Visiting Associate Professor
M.Arch., B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Architectural Design

Ar. Sachin Shetty

Visiting Associate Professor
B.Arch.
Areas of interest: Architecture and interiors

Ar. Sujay Kuncham

Visiting Assistant Professor
M.Arch., B.Arch.
Areas of interest:  Architectural Design

Mallika Balu

Allied Faculty
Areas of interest: Communication Skills – verbal, presentation and written;      Literature and Architecture linkages; English Literature and Grammar

Dr. Sreedhara M

Librarian/Faculty (Kannada)
Ph.D., M.Phil., M.Lib.Sc., M.A., (Kan.), B.Sc.,

Lakshmikantha T

Office Manager
M.Com, BBM

Ganavi C.K

Office Assistant
MBA, B.Com

Vinutha .R

Office Assistant
BBA

Shivakumar .C

Office Attender
B.A

Devindra .N

Office Attender
B.A, ITI