Academic   Faculty

Students at DMCS are guided by faculty that come from a various fields of study, research and media and social science praxis. We are a team of seven full time and eight visiting faculty who constantly endeavor to help students understand theoretical and practical aspects of the various subjects. We ensure that the students are provided with relevant resources, access to learning tools, on-field exposure and constant inputs from industry stalwarts.

Dr. R.K. Madhavi Reddy

Professor and Head

madhavirk@unipune.ac.in
020 25696349, 020 25696348, Exn. 23

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Dr. R.K. Madhavi Reddy

Professor and Head

madhavirk@unipune.ac.in
020 25696349, 020 25696348, Exn. 23

Vishram Dhole

Assistant Professor

vishramdhole@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 25

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Vishram Dhole

Assistant Professor

vishramdhole@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 25

Ajit Gagare

Assistant Professor

ajit@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 39

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Ajit Gagare

Assistant Professor

ajit@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 39

Akash Dhopeshwarkar

Assistant Professor

akashd@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 33

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Akash Dhopeshwarkar

Assistant Professor

akashd@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 33

Parool Sharma

Assistant Professor

psharma@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 34

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Parool Sharma

Assistant Professor

psharma@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 34

Dr. Bidu Bhusan Dash

Assistant Professor

bbdash@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 30

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Dr. Bidu Bhusan Dash

Assistant Professor

bbdash@unipune.ac.in
020 25696348, Exn. 30

Amit Sonawane

Assistant Professor

amit.mcms@gmail.com
020 25696348, Exn. 31

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Amit Sonawane

Assistant Professor

amit.mcms@gmail.com
020 25696348, Exn. 31

Visiting   Faculty


Padmabushan Dr. E.V. Chitnis

Former Director of Space Application Center, ISRO, Ahmedabad. Ex-Chairman, Press Trust of India (PTI). Dr. Chitnis teaches ‘Development Communication’ and ‘Introduction to Media Technology.’

Samar Nakhate

Ex-Dean of FTII (Film and Television Institute of India, Pune) Mr. Nakhate has several years of experience in the field of Theatre, Television and Film production. He teaches different subjects related to Video Production.

Maitrayee Dey

After serving in senior leadership positions at prestigious MNC’s like Mercedes Benz, Rolex, Omega, British Airways, Kimberly- Clark for three decades abroad, Ms. Maitrayee De relocated to India to teach. She teaches ‘Advertising and Marketing Research’ and ‘Brand Management’ at DMCS. Her core competencies include ‘Brand Strategy Planning & Implementation’ and ‘Cross-cultural Advertising’.

Dr. Shrikant Paranjape

Dr. Shrikant Paranjape is a Professor at the Department of Defense and Strategic Studies, Savitribai Phule Pune University. He was a Fulbright Fellow (Post-Doctoral Research) at the George Washington University, Washington D.C. and a visiting professor at Colorado College, Colorado Springs. He teaches ‘Political Communication’ at DMCS.

Suvarna Patil

Ms. Suvarna Patil has lots of achievements in the field of Corporate Communication to her credit. She was a Senior Executive at HSBC, looking after Public Relations and Communications. She has also worked with Kanbay. She contributes to the teaching of ‘Corporate Communication and Digital PR’ at DMCS.

Shyama Dutta

Ms. Shyama Dutta has over 20 years of professional experience in Branding and Strategy planning in Marketing Communication, across audio-visual and digital platforms. She has also spent over 5 years in Training and Training Solutions and teaches ‘Media Management’ at DMCS.

Nikhil Mulay

Mr. Nikhil Mulay is a sound engineer with over a decade of experience in the field. He is an alumnus of FTII and has worked in films and live shows across the country as a recordist, mixer and post production expert. He has worked with well know bands such as Indian Ocean and is currently working with the East India Company and Papon. He teaches Sound Design at DMCS.

Sanjay Dawra

Mr. Sanjay Dawra is a well know Executive Producer and is the name behind several film productions such as "Mumbai - Pune - Mumbai (2010) and "Satrangi Re (2012). He teaches 'Production Design' at DMCS.

Office   Staff


Satyen More

Junior Clerk

Satyen is the administrative backbone of DMCS. Whether it is timetables, internal activities, information or documentation, he manages it all like a one man army.


Ashwini Khandagale

Librarian

Ashwini looks after the DMCS library. Whether you're searching for a book or a film or a research paper, Ashwini is the one to reach out for.


Vishal Chalekar

Driver

Vishal manages transport for DMCS. He also helps with the day to day administrative functions at the department.


Sukhdev Kuvar

Peon

Sukhdev manages the housekeeping and office-related duties of the department and makes sure all the faculty and students have a comfortable time here.