Sayantani has been in academics for more than 15 years. Her domain spreads in the field of Economics, Statistics, Quantitative Techniques, Research Methodology, Econometrics, and Women Studies. She is a visiting faculty at IIM Udaipur
She has done her MSc in Economics with a specialization in Econometrics and Statistics from Calcutta University. She had secured her MPhil degree with a specialization in Gender and Urban Economics, from Calcutta University. She was awarded a Ph.D. degree in Economics from Calcutta University in 2011. Her Ph.D. was on ‘Female Labour force Participation Decision and Factors behind It’. She has more than 10 refereed journal publications, 2 book chapters, and 1 book adding to her credentials. She had presented her research at many national and international conferences. Dr. Sayantani is an editorial board member in three international journals. She was a member of the Board of Studies of the School of Economics, Amity University-Kolkata.
Before joining Praxis, Sayantani was associated with a large number of academic institutions like Shri Shikshayatan College, Amity University, NYU, MDI, United world School of Business, GNIT, and IIPM. She provides consultancy to any kind of quantitative and qualitative research. Sayantani is actively involved in research work in different fields of social sciences.
Dr. Sourav Saha
Dr. Sourav Saha is a Machine Learning professional turned Educator in the Advanced Analytics domain having close to two decades of global experience around Data-Driven insights in Business Consulting and R&D. With a focus on actionable insights for Digital experience Personalization, he helped in setting up Advanced Data Science practice in the Organizations before embarking on academics full-time.
Post completion of Doctorate from IIM Calcutta in the area of Machine Learning heuristics with applications to Computational Advertising, he has conducted sessions on Business Analytics, Data Mining and Machine Learning to post-graduate and executive programs at Business Schools. Prior to joining Praxis Business School, he was the tenured Chairperson for Data Science & Analytics programs at SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) and was instrumental in launching several programs in applied analytics for under-graduate students and post-graduate executives. He is committed to making education an enriching experience and accessible to all.
Dr. Saha has been a mentor and evaluator for the “Smart India Hackathon” – a national initiative from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), India. He encourages democratizing technology for the masses and aspires to apply AI for Social good in creating value for the people at the bottom of the pyramid.