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Faculty Details

Name: Dr. Salokhe Shubhangi
Designation : Professor - Agribusiness Management
Phone : 91-20-22934314/17/18/19
Fax : 91-20-22934316
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Qualification: B. Sc. , M.Sc., MBA, MMM (Mkt.), DCRM, Ph. D.
Area of Interest: Marketing & Agri Business Management
Teaching Experience 12 years
Industry Experience 15 years
Total Work Experience: 27 years

Education :

  • Ph. D (Agriculture Biotechnology), Post Graduate Institute, Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola. (1994).
  • Pursuing Second Ph.D. (Marketing), D.Y. Patil University, Pune.
  • M.Sc. (Agricultural Botany), Post Graduate Institute, Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola. (1989).

  • MBA (Marketing Specialization), Indian Institute of Business Management, Mumbai. (2010).

  • MMM (Master in Marketing Management), Pune University (2013).

  • B.Sc. (Agriculture) College of Agriculture, Akola (1987).

  • DCRM (Diploma in Clinical Research Management), Fergusson College, Pune (2008)

  • Rashtra Bhasha Ratna , Rashtrabhasha Prachar Samiti, Wardha

Other Certifications:

  • Completed Certified Program of Entrepreneurship development at Maharashtra Center for Entrepreneurship Development, Aurangabad.
  • Completed Certificate Course of checking adulteration of food products at Qualichem Laboratories, Nagpur
  • Completed entrepreneurship development course on “Setting up of Fruits and Vegetables Processing” at Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture, 5th floor, MCCIA Trade Tower, ICC Complex, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune, 411016
  • Completed certificate course of “Introduction to Nanotechnology” from International Institute of Information Technology (I2IT), Pune.
  • Completed training of ISO Internal Auditor.
  • Knowledge and experience of all Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering and tissue culture Techniques.


Work Experience :

Total work experience of around 27 Years (Teaching 12years + Research, Consultancy, Production and Extension 15 years)

  • Dean, HOD (ABM & BTM) and Professor- MITCON Institute of Management, Pune (July 2008 to February 2015).
  • Scientist- Vasantdada Sugar Institute, Pune (September 1993 to June 2008).
  • Lecturer- Jyoti Junior College, Akola (June 1989 to July 1993). 


Professional Association:

  • Technical Advisory Board Member for MCCIA’s National Agriculture and Food Analysis and Research Institute (NAFARI).
  • Trustee of Jyoti Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Akola.
  •  Member of Academic Committee of MITCON Institute of Management
  • Life member of The Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding, New Delhi, India.
  • Life member of The Biotech Research Society, India.
  • Member of Indian Society of Soil Science.
  • Member of Journal of Maharashtra Agriculture Universities


Publications :

  • “Direct Marketing: An Effective Way of Linking Rural Farmers to Market for Getting Fair Price” published in Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Management review (May 2016).
  • A study on Agricultural Inputs Retailing and Factor Influencing the Performance of a Retail Store” published in International Journal of Marketing, Financial Services and Management Research (May 2016).
  • Micropropagation of Sugar Beet (Beta vulgaris L.)” published in Journal of Maharashtra Agricultural Universities, Pune (September, 2009).
  • “Managing Anthropogenic Effects on Natural Environment” published in monograph series of 2nd International conference on leadership and its role in preparing the organization for unprecedented change(2009)
  • “Sucrose Ester in Tissue Culture Media” published in Journal of Biotechnology, New Delhi (September, 2009).
  • “Effect of Different Concentrations of Sucrose on Micropropagation of Sugar Beet (Beta vulgaris L.)”  published in Journal of Maharashtra Agricultural Universities, Pune.
  • “Performance of Micropropagated Sugar Cane Seed” published in Indian Sugar Journal, LVII 3), 2007.
  • “Effect of Growth Mediums on Survival and Growth of Micropropagated Sugarcane Plantlets in Ex-vitro Condition” published in Indian Journal of soil science.
  • “Relevance of GM Technology in Indian Agriculture and Food Security” published in VSI Bulletin.
  • “Sugar and Healthy Life Style” published in VSI Bulletin.
  • Effect of Auxins and Cytokinins on Growth and Regeneration of Callus of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)” was accepted at Vth International Solanaceae conference, Botanical Garden, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  •  “Micropropagation of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)  Through Meristem Culture” was accepted at Vth International Solanaceae Conference, Botanical Garden, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
  •  “Biotechnological Approaches for Sugarcane Improvement” was published in Bhartiya Sugar Journal, Pune in June 1999.
  •  “Single Tester Triple Test Cross Analysis in Safflower” accepted at Third International safflower Conference, held at Beijing, China. (June 14-18, 1993).


Scholarly Interests and Expertise:
Marketing, Agribusiness Management, Research Methodology, Entrepreneurship Development, International Trade in Agricultural Commodities, Rural Marketing, Agricultural Input and Output Marketing, Agricultural Processing.

Research Projects and Consultancy :

  • Research for nonconventional models of marketing of agricultural commodities.
  • Research for development of protocol for tissue culture of sugarcane. Vasantdada Sugar Institute, Pune is using this protocol for production of tissue cultured plantlets.
  • Research for studying performance of tissue cultured sugarcane plantlets in VSI and at different sugar factories of Maharashtra.
  • Developed agronomy for micro propagated sugarcane plantlets through field experiments for using tissue-cultured plantlets as breeder’s seed in three-tier system of seed production.
  • Cytological study of different intergeneric and interspecific hybrids of sugarcane.
  • Research for development of protocol for tissue culture of sugar beet.
  • Developed protocol for micropropogation of Banana, and Gerbera.
  •  Brought research grants from DBT as well as DST for various research projects of sugarcane biotechnology.


  • Contract research project on “Problems and Prospects of Dairy Farming in Pune District” for Katraj Dairy.
  • Prepared Marketing Plan of Danesita (Portuguese Company producing cakes and biscuits) for entry in Indian Market.
  • Preparation of detailed project report for setting up biotechnology business incubator in University of Agricultural Sciences, Banglore.
  •  Prepared report of assessment of technical feasibility of setting up cold chain, value addition and preservation infrastructure for M/S Daulat Agro India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Selection of employees through written examination throughout Maharashtra for Maulana Azad Minorities Development and Finance Corporation.
  • Selection of employees (Programme Managers, Assistant Programme Managers and Technical officers) through written xamination for Mahatma Gandhi National Employment Guarantee Scheme, Mantralaya.
  •  Selection of Civil Engineers for Vidarbha Intensive Irrigation Development Scheme for water Conservation Department, Mantralaya, Mumbai.

Management Development and Training Programs completed:

  • Organized four curriculum and syllabus development workshop by inviting industry and academic experts (May 2010 , May 2011, May 2012 and May 2013)
  • Conducted training of “Genetic Engineering and Plant Tissue Culture” for MITCON Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Centre.
  • Conducted training of “Food Quality Control and Testing” MITCON Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Centre.
  • Conducted training programme on “Biofertilizer and Biopesticides for MITCON Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Centre.
  • Conducted training programme on “Intellectual Property rights and Regulatory Affairs” for MITCON Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Centre.
  • Conducted workshops on “Research Methodology” for summer project guidance to students.
  • Conducted workshop on ‘Tissue culture for sustainable agriculture” for agribusiness Management students.


Papers presented in Conferences:

  • “Tissue Culture: A Boon for Agriculture" has been accepted for oral presentation in 5th International Conference on Agriculture (Agri2016)", June 27-29, 2016, Cape Town South Africa.
  •  “Business Potential in Upcoming Field: Biotechnology” presented in International Multi Track Conference on Science, Engineering and Technical Innovations, Organized by ISRO and CT Group of Institution, Jalandhar. 
  • “Quality Control and Management in Biotech Industry” presented in International Conference of Operations and Management Science, 2010, Nagpur. (December 2010), 459-461.
  • “Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice in Management Education”, presented in International Conference of Operations and Management Science, 2010, Nagpur (December 2010).
  • “Managing Anthropogenic Effects on Natural Environment” published in monograph series of 2nd International conference on leadership and its role in preparing the organization for unprecedented change (2009).
  • Effect of Auxins and Cytokinins on Growth and Regeneration of Callus of Tomato(Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)” was presented at Vth International Solanaceae conference,Botanical Garden, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. 
  • “Micropropagation of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)  Through Meristem Culture” was presented at V th  International Solanaceae Conference, Botanical Garden, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
  •  “Single Tester Triple Test Cross Analysis in Safflower” presented at Third International Safflower Conference, held at Beijing, China. (June 14-18, 1993).


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