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Dr. Vanita Bhoola

Mumbai, India
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Dr. VanitaBhoola Bhoola

Dr. Vanita Bhoola
is Associate Professor, Head of the Centre for Project Management (CPM), and Principal Coordinator for the Management Development Programme (MDP) at S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) in Mumbai, India.

With a Doctorate in Project Risk Management and over 20 years of experience in Project Governance, Project Management, and Decision Support Systems, Dr. Bhoola works as a Professor at SPJIMR. Apart from teaching across programs at SPJIMR, she mentors students and publishes in leading international journals; she offers tailored courses across different programs at the Institute and customised management development programs (MDP). Her expertise in the area of Project Management is based on prior research about company, sector and the immediate business environment that influences the business. She has published dozens of articles, research papers and case studies on project management. Her current research deals with team dynamics in project environment with emphasis on value creation, management, and governance of projects. In addition to this, she has given talks in various forums and seminars to champions of project management. She is also involved in voluntarily teaching in schools and colleges as Train the Trainer to bring awareness of the current trends of Project management in the VUCA world.

She currently heads the Center for Project Management & Principal coordinator at SPJIMR. The Center offers PMP® Training and Certification in Advanced Project Management. Dr. Bhoola has handled training & development projects and consultancy assignments with corporate clients, such as, CGI Group Inc. (India), Pfizer India, Siemens India, ICICI Securities, Deutsche Bank, Procter & Gamble, Colgate-Palmolive, Tata Housing Development Company, Brigade Group, KEC International, Quality Kiosks, Mahindra & Mahindra, Verchuska Infotech and Godrej Infotech and many more. She is responsible for the short-term Executive education programs at the institute, from conversion to implantation and closure.

Courses: ● International Project Management (being conducted for IMBA, Nyenrode) ● Project Management for Infrastructure / Construction / IT / Pharma / Services ● Project Governance ● Decision Modeling and Information using Spreadsheet ● Project Planning and Monitoring using Tools and Techniques
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