CORE FACULTY

Director

Prof. Akhtar Chauhan, FIIA,

G.D. Arch., Dept. of Architecture, Bandra School of Arts,

Mumbai, Maharashtra 1970

P.G. Diploma In Planning, School of Planning

Centre For Environmental Planning and Technology, Ahmadabad, 1975

COA Certificate for Ph.D. Equivalence 2009

Past Vice President, World Society of Ekistics, Athens, Greece 2000-02

Winner of MASA Gold Medal 2012 for Life Time Contribution to Architectural Education

 

PROFESSORS

Prof. Zainul Abedin Sayed,

G. D. Architecture, Dept. of Architecture,

Bandra School of Arts, Mumbai, Maharashtra 1970

 

Prof. Pradnya Chauhan, FIIA,

G.D. Architecture, Dept. of Architecture, Bandra School of Arts, Mumbai 1976

COA Certificate for Ph.D. Equivalence 2009

 

Prof. Abhay Godbole

M.Tech (I.I.T) Bombay 1981

B.Tech. 1978

 

Prof. Varsha Raut Puranik

Dip. Interior Design, Stage Craft & Furniture Design,

Sir J.J. School of Arts, 1973 Dip Foundation Course,

Sir J.J. School of Arts 1971, Sgd , Architecture, L.S.Raheja

B.Arch (Bridge Cource) L.S.Raheja School of Architecture, Bandra W, Mumbai

 

Prof. Anand Achari

AIIA, IGBC AP, GRIHA Trainer, WSE Member

B.Arch, Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai 2000,

M.Arch (Environmental Architecture) Inst. of Env. Arch, YCMOU 2009

Ph.D. Research Scholar (IIT Bombay) 2013-

Winner of MASA Award for Best Teacher for Environmental / Sustainable Design

 

Prof. Anvar Chauhan, FIIA

FIIA, G.D. Architecture, Sir J.J.College of Architecture Mumbai 1976

 

Prof. Himanshu Upadhyay

G.D.Arch, Sir. J.J. College of Architecture Mumbai

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Architectural Design 2008

 

Prof. Sakina Kasubhai

AIIA, Indian Institute of Architects Mumbai 1987

Certificate in Town & Country Planning 1969

Diploma in Architectural Draughtsmanship / Assistantship

 

Prof. Anil Bhingade

G.D Arch Academy of Architecture

P.G Diploma in Planning, CEPT, 1975

 

 

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

 

A. Prof. Tania Shah

B.Arch, Sir J.J College of Architecture, 2003

M.Arch (General) RCA, YCMOU, 2003

 

A. Prof.  Rekha Desai

B.Arch., Maharaja Siyajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat 1992.

M.Arch (Env. Arch), RCA, YCMOU 2012

 

A.Prof. Prakash Mankikar

G.D. Architecture, Dept. of Architecture, Bandra School of Arts, Mumbai

 

 

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

 

A.Prof.  Fatema Kabir

B. Arch, Rizvi College of Architecture, 2001

M. Arch in Criticism, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA 2007

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Humanities 2012

 

A. Prof.  Minaz Ansari

B. Arch, NDMVPS College of Architecture, Nashik, 1998

GPPM , NICMAR, Pune  

 

A. Prof. Yezdi V Karanjawala

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2005

M. Arch in Sustainable Architecture, The University of Sheffield, UK – 2011

 

A. Prof.  Sheela Bhole 

G.D. Architecture, Academy of Architecture, 1985

 

A. Prof. Rupali Inamdar

B. Arch, Academy of Architecture, 1994

 

A. Prof. Rajeel Arab

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2004

 

A. Prof. Wasim Noori

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2005

 

A. Prof. Ajit Nirmal

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

PART TIME CORE AND VISITING FACULTY

Emeritus Professor, Madhav Deobhakta, FIIA, RIBA,

G.D. Architecture, Sir J.J. College of Architecture (1957),

Winner of MASA Gold Medal 2008 for Life Time Contribution to Architectural Education

Immd. Past President, World Society of Ekistics, Athens, Greece.

 

Prof. Meera Deobhakta, FIIA,

B.A. SNDT University 1962

G.D. Arch., (1965) Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai

Ex. Member, Executive Committee of World Society of Ekistics

 

Prof. A. Z. Sethna

M. Phil (Sociology), University of Bombay

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Humanities 2007

 

Prof. Anil Nagrath, FIIA,

B.  Arch, Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai

M. Arch. (Environmental Architecture) YCMOU 2008

Ex. Member of Executive Committee of World Society for Ekistics

 

 

Prof. Arun Kale

B. Arch, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat

 

A.Prof.Albert D’Souza

B.E. Civil Engineering, University of Mumbai, Mumbai

 

Prof. Harshad Bhatia,

Indian Institute of Architects

Bachelor of Architecture (1981) (Gold Medalist) Sir J. J. College of Architecture

Master of Urban Design, 1984(Gold Medalist ) School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi,

Member, Executive Committee, World Society of Ekistics 2011-13.

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Urban Design, 2011

 

A.Prof. Sameer Shaikh

B. Arch (Hon), University of Mumbai, 1994

M. Urban Design, University of Colorado, USA, 2002

PGDFM, University of Mumbai, 2010

 

Ar.Ajay Sharma

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 1997

 

 

Prof. Vilma Fernandes,

M. Phil (Sociology), University of Mumbai

 

 

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

 

Sunil Magdum,

G.D. Arch., L.S. Raheja School of Architecture, 1984

B. Arch., University of Mumbai 1986

 

 

 

Leena Dalvi,

G.D. Arch., Academy of Architecture, 1985

B. Arch., University of Mumbai 1985

 

Faizan Khatri

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 1998

 

Ebrahim Sitabkhan

B. Arch. (Hon), Rizvi College of Architecture, 1998

 

Afsha Rakhe

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 1998

 

Conrad Gonsalves,

Indian Institute of Interior Design, Mumbai

 

Smita Sugbhand

B. Arch, University of Mumbai, 1986

G.D Architecture, Academy of Architecture

 

Ashlesha Raut

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2004

 

Shaveer Irani

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2005

 

Ruchi Shah

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2005

 

Niyati Mehta

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2006

 

Somdatta Majumdar

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2006

 

Natasha Shah

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2006

 

Kimberley Advani

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2006

 

Jinisha Lodaya

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2006

 

 

Smarini Vuppala,

B. Arch., Rizvi College of Architecture, 2010

 

 

 

 

M.ARCH FACULTY

Prof. Akhtar Chauhan, FIIA,

G.D. Arch, Dept. of Architecture, Bandra School of Arts,

Mumbai, Maharashtra 1970 P.G. Diploma In Planning, School of Planning

Centre For Environmental Planning and Technology, Ahmadabad, 1975

COA Certificate for Ph.D. Equivalence 2009

Past Vice President, World Society of Ekistics, Athens, Greece 2000-02

Winner of MASA Gold Medal 2012 for Life Time Contribution to Architectural Education

 

Prof. Anand Achari

AIIA, IGBC AP, GRIHA Trainer, WSE Member

B. Arch, Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai 2000,

M. Arch (Environmental Architecture) Inst. of Env Arch, YCMOU 2009

Research Scholar (IIT Bombay)

Winner of MASA Award for Best Teacher for Environmental / Sustainable Design

 

Prof. Harshad Bhatia,

Indian Institute of Architects

Bachelor of Architecture (1981) (Gold Medalist) Sir J. J. College of Architecture

Master of Urban Design, 1984(Gold Medalist) School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi,

Member, Executive Committee, World Society of Ekistics 2011-13.

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Urban Design, 2011

 

Sheerish Deshpande

GBCI, USGBC, Trainer for IES-VE, GRIHA trainer

LEED-AP, Green Building Inst., USA

Certified Energy Auditor – BEE

PG in Export-Import management, Indian Merchants Chambers

B.CE, University of Mumbai

 

Prof. Anil Nagrath FIIA,

Trainer at GRIHA,

B. Arch, Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai

M. Arch. (Environmental Architecture) YCMOU 2008

 

Prof. Anil Bhingade

G.D Arch Academy of Architecture

P.G Diploma in Planning, CEPT, 1975

 

A.Prof. Sameer Shaikh

PGDFM, University of Mumbai, 2010

M.Urban Design, University of Colorado, USA, 2002

B.Arch (Hon), University of Mumbai, 1994

 

 

Ashok Madhav Joshi

M.Sc., University of Mumbai

 

Sadhana Mahashabde

B. Sc. (with Statistics) University of Mumbai, 1984

L.L.B., University of Mumbai, 1996

L.L.M., Jurisprudence from Univ. of Mumbai, 2001

Ph.D., Env. Law from Bharati Vidyapeeth, 2008

 

 

Maneesha Sharma

B. Arch, Bhopal University, M.P.

PG, Town Planning, Poland

M. Arch, Construction Management, YCMOU

 

Nilesh Gandhi

LEED trainer,

B. Arch., N.D.M.V.P’s College of Architecture, Nasik. University of Poona, India

M. Arch. In Construction and Project Management, CEPT, Ahmedabad, India

 

Prof. A.Z. Sethna

M.Phil (Sociology), University of Bombay

Winner of MASA Best Teacher Award for Humanities, 2007