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Highly experienced and immensely knowledgeable individuals from around the globe compose the the AnantU team of faculty members.

J G Sevak

Principal, School of Design
B.Des, CEPT University; M.Des NID, Ahmedabad
Over 40 years of cumulative experience of teaching at NID, Design Development Academy, United World Institute of Design,Government projects and consulting

Ashima Banker

Vice Principal
B. Arch-TVBSHS, Delhi; PG in Urban & Regional Planning- CEPT University
10 years of teaching experience at CEPT University & Anant and 6+ years of professional work
experience at NID Ahmedabad and CRDF, CEPT University & Planners Inc. Ahmedabad.

Jasmine Gohil

Vice Principal
B. Arch, M. Urban Planning- D.C. Patel School of Architecture, VV Nagar
17 years of professional experience including teaching at Indus & SVIT and as a practicing architect

Chaitali Sheth

Vice Principal
B.Des. & M.Des- CEPT University, Ahmedabad
5 years of teaching experience at Anant & other Institutions and 7 years of industry experience of working on various residential and commercial projects

Jayant Gunjaria

Visiting faculty
B.Arch from M.S. University Baroda
More than 45 years of experience of profession work with HCP Design and teaching

Anil Khale

Visitng Faculty
B.Arch Sir J J School of Architecture
40+ years of experience of teaching and practise with Vastushilpa and other organizations

Vikram Pandya

Design Chair
B.Arch from M.S. University Baroda
45+ years of experience of teaching at NID Ahmedabad, North Gujarat University and Anant & Professional practise as Vikram Pandya & Associates

Rodolphe el-Khoury

Dean, School of Architecture, University of Miami
PhD, Princeton University
Over 35 years of experience as a practitioner and professor at international firms and universities

James Mathews
James Mathews

Visiting Faculty
Founder, ElevateX
B.S, University of North Texas
10+ years of experience in the world of business and architecture

Michel Danino
Michel Danino

Visiting Faculty
Historian, Padma Shri Awardee
More than 38 years of experience in academia and also a guest professor at IIT Gandhinagar

Jockin Aruputham
Jockin Aruputham

Visiting Faculty
Founder, Slum Dwellers Association
PhD, KIIT University
Over 40 years of experience in upliftment of slums and shanty towns to urban spaces

Steffen Lehmann

Visiting Faculty
Professor, University of Portsmouth
PhD TU-Berlin
25+ years of academic experience as a professor in international universities