As a nonprofit institution and pioneer in innovative higher education, Southern New Hampshire University is deeply committed to student success.
Our faculty’s role in student success and transformation is a central piece of our mission to provide quality education and first-class support to all students, from day one to graduation and beyond.
With a low student-to-teacher ratio, SNHU stays focused on our mission to build a values-based, student-centered environment.
Our faculty members bring their expertise, passion for pedagogy and years of industry experience to SNHU to help prepare our students for lifelong success.
Undergraduate & Postgraduate Professor
Professor Krupa has over 10 years of experience in delivering customized learning solutions in areas such as Indian capital markets, financial risk management and portfolio management. Along with this, she has years of professional experience in the banking and financial service industry. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Gujarat University, is a Certified Financial Risk Manager through GARP and obtained a Master’s in Finance from ICFAI.
Professor Krupa has been a consultant for Bloomberg Training at a leading education trust and has also taught postgraduate subjects at various business schools, including Mumbai University. In addition to teaching at SNHU, she has recently joined Russell Square International College as a visiting faculty member to teach subjects at the University of London, managed by the London School of Economics.
Undergraduate & Postgraduate Professor
Dr. Rik is an Associate Professor and the Deputy Director, Internal Quality Assurance Cell for BML Munjal University in addition to his work with SNHU. Prior to his career in academics, Dr.Rik was an EHS consultant for multiple MNCs and earned his Ph.D. in marketing from IFHE University and is professionally trained in management pedagogy from IEDC Bled School of Management, Slovenia.
His innovative case teaching techniques are recognized and appreciated by prestigious international organizations such as the Marketing Management Association and the Wharton School of Management. Dr. Rik has written successful national and international academic articles that have won several awards and recognitions from organizations such as the Emerald Group Publishing and John Molson School of Business (University of Concordia, Canada).
Professor Mahima comes to SNHU with more than 11 years of marketing and branding experience, specializing in the media industry. She has worked at companies such as Radio City 91.1 FM, Nickelodeon, ALTBalaji and TikTok. In addition to being a brand champion, Professor Mahima has also played important roles in multiple radio and television show launches, branding and rebranding campaigns, tactical social media campaigns, trade marketing and award show launches.
Prior to teaching at SNHU, she was a visiting faculty member at MET College & NMIMS Global Access School for Continuing Education in Mumbai. Professor Mahima received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Delhi University and her MBA from ICFAI University. She also holds a post-graduate certificate in Marketing and Brand Management from MICA.
Dr. Meera Iyer is a child and adolescent psychologist with over 12 years of experience as a mental health practitioner with a PhD in Psychology with a specialization in cyberpsychology.
She is a member of prominent international and national psychological associations (APA, INSPA, NAOP and BCPA). She has made notable contributions to several government-based initiatives (NCPCR, Mission Shakti-Gov. of India) for counseling trauma and domestic abuse victims. Dr. Meera’s areas of interest include cyberpsychology, psychometric tool development, child and adolescent psychology, military psychology, counseling, artificial intelligence, and educational technology.
In addition to more than 32 years of experience in the finance industry, Dr. Narasinganallur has 15 years of experience teaching MBA programs and advanced subjects in quantitative methods. He received his Ph.D. in Management from Mumbai University, where his research focused on financial derivatives and the comparison of option valuation for indexes and equities in the Indian stock market to valuations in the US stock market.
Dr. Narasinganallur has published a book on modern risk analysis and published many peer-reviewed research papers in international journals, in addition to presenting his work at many international conferences.
Dr. Poonam has over 13 years of experience in the developmental and academic sectors with expertise in teaching psychological disorders, positive psychology, multicultural psychology, community psychology and counseling. Along with this, she has years of professional experience in HIV and AIDS counseling, capacity building and research. Dr. Poonam has an Hons. degree in Psychology from Punjab University, Chandigarh and earned her PhD in the prevention of HIV among female sex workers.
Professor Poonam has been developing MOOCs on counseling skills for teachers, child safety and tribal well-being under Open Education for Better World (OE4BW) UNESCO. She is actively involved in cross-cultural collaborations with State Evergreen College, USA, Wuyi University, China and Nha Trang University, Vietnam.