Dr. Davendranath Gokulnath Jha

PROFESSOR at K J Somaiya Institute of Management

  • Department:
    Data Science and Technology
  • Institute:
    K J Somaiya Institute of Management
  • Location:
    Vidyavihar - Mumbai
  • Email Address:


  • Contact Details:

    Landline No. : 67283000

    Extension No. : 3060

  • Office Address :

    # 79, First Floor, SIMSR Building, Somaiya Vidyavihar, Mumbai 400 077

  • Timings For Visitors:

    Mon - Fri : 9:00 to 5:00 pm

  • Curriculum Vitae

Davendranath Jha earned his PhD (Management) from University of Mumbai (earlier University of Bombay). He is currently working as Professor and Area Chairperson (HoD) – Data Science and Technology (formerly Information Technology) at K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research (SIMSR), Vidyavihar, Mumbai, INDIA – an autonomous institute. He is also the Program Coordinator of three years Masters in Computer Application (MCA).  He is currently mentoring the AACSB process at the institute as its chairperson for AACSB Accreditation@SIMSR. He is also the convener of subject board in Data Science responsible for bringing in changes in curriculum  for the courses in Data Science, information Technology for Management and Technology Programs.


He has been regularly conducting training on Data Science, "R" Prgamming, IT in Management, Database system (MS-Access, SQL), Management Information System, Software Testing and Concepts in ERP, eCRM, Innovations in IT and Essentials of Industry 4.0 at various Institutes and corporate as Invitee faculty/trainer.  


Professor Jha  also has to his credit a publication of book titled "Computer Concepts and Management Information Systems" published by Prentice-Hall of India (PHI). Its’ revised second edition has hit the stands in March 2013. He has several publications to his credit. His research encompasses Decision making, Design and Management of Information systems, Data Analytics.


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D Arts) in Management,University of Mumbai,2012


  • K J Simsr, Professor and Area Chairperson: Data Science and Technology, May 2000 - Present
  • Non Academic

    No Information Available

    No Information Available

    No Information Available

    No Information Available

No Information Available

No Information Available