Deputy Director – Undergraduate programs, Dubai and Associate Professor – Communications

Academician with 19 years of teaching, research and administrative experience in higher education. Worked as a full-time faculty with reputed institutions and business schools in UAE and in India. Managed a gamut of administrative functions ranging from supervising academic programs, student recruitment, marketing to managing student affairs. Served as a member for institutional committees set up for crucial institutional work such as new program development and licensure. Reported to senior management directly on several assignments.

Areas Of Competence & Interest:

Management Communication, Written Communication and Analysis, Academic Writing, Business Writing, Cross Cultural Communication, Negotiation Skills, Conflict Management, Marketing Communication, Corporate Communication, Crisis Communication, Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Interview Skills, CV Writing

  • Associate CIPD: completed level 5 CIPD certification, April 2018
  • PhD in English from Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India, 2006
  • Master of Arts in English from Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India, 1999
    • Topper in the college and secured IV position the State University
  • Bachelor of Arts from Barkatullah University, Bhopal, India, 1997
    • Secured first position in the college and the State University
    • Gold medalist for best all-rounder student in the college

Academic experience

  • Deputy Director - UG Programs (Dubai), and Associate Professor - Communications, SP Jain School of Global Management, Dubai, UAE – Present
  • Associate Professor - Management Communication, Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Dubai, UAE, 2010-2017
  • Assistant Professor - Business Communication, SP Jain School of Global Management, Dubai, UAE, June 2007-July 2010
  • Faculty - English, T.I.M.E. Pvt. Ltd., Bhopal Centre, India, 2006-May 2007
  • Assistant Professor English, Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS), Bhopal, India, June 2001-June 2006
  • Consultant, CRISP - Centre for Research & Industrial Staff Performance, Bhopal, India, June 2000-June-2001
  • Lecturer, Govt. Women’s Polytechnic College, Bhopal, India, August 1999-May 2000


  • Khanzode, K. and Chandra, G. (2018). FiLLi Café: Going Global. Ivey Publishing.9B18A061
    Teaching Note 8B18A061
  • Vakhariya,S. and Khanzode,K.(2018). The Role of Big Data in Enhancing Customer Experience in UAE Retail. Journal of Business Administration, Sciedu Press
  • Khanzode, K., Kalia, S. and Parik, V. (2018). Journey of Dreams Turns into Nightmare at MAST Solutions. ECCH. Product Reference Number: 418-0024—1
  • Patwa, N., Tarabaz, A., Khanzode, K. et al. (2018). Factors Affecting Customer Engagement In Shopping Malls Through SOLOMO.The International Journal of Management, 6(4), 23-39.
  • Patwa, N., Pandey, N. & Khanzode, K. (2017). Impact of Mobility on Supply Chain Management. International Journal of Latest Engineering and Management Research (IJLEMR) ISSN: 2455-4847, Vol. 02 - Issue 11, pp. 60-75.
  • Seetharaman, A.,Patwa,N. Karthikeyan & Khanzode,K. (2017). Impact of Value Networks on Business-to-Business Markets in the Engineering Industry. Journal of Asian Finance, Economics, and Business (JAFEB), Vol. 02 - Issue 11, pp. 60-75.
  • Puri S., Khanzode K, Trivedi P. (2017). UAEs Lincoln University of Business and Management Looks to Solidify Success. WDI Publishing University of Michigan. 5-262-583
    Teaching Note 5-262-583
  • Puri S., Khanzode K & Jain R.(2016). Moshi Looks to Popularize Fusion fare in Dubai. Ivey Publishing.9B16A032
    Teaching Note ref. no. 8B16A032
  • Puri S., Khanzode K. & Beard A. (2016). Expand the Menu. Harvard Business Review (HBR). 94(6) pp.109-113
  • Khanzode, K., & Puri, S. (2015).Raju Omlet: Expanding in UAE. Ivey Publishing. 9B15A052
    Teaching Note ref. no. 8B15A052
  • Khanzode, K. (2014). Katherine Patterson. ECCH -029-1.
    Teaching Note ref. no. 914-014-8
  • Khanzode, K., & Puri, S. (2014).Devnish Corporation. ECCH 514
    Teaching Note ref. no. 514-029-8
  • Khanzode, K. What Neuro-Linguistic- Programming has to offer your students-primary, secondary, adults, Vol. 16 No.2 June 2009 ISSN 1813-1913

Conference Papers:

  • Khanzode, K., & Nanath, K.(2014) Business Strategy- Scrambled or Poached: Raju Omelet (RIP Case), Austin (Texas), USA
  • Khanzode, K., Kishnani, L., & Bhatnagar, A. (2013). Implications of Knowledge Management in the 21st century, IIMB, Bangalore, India
  • Jham, V., Genderen E. V., Khanzode, K.(2012).Strategic Adoption of Multichannel Banking in UAE, UOWD, Dubai