Faculty

LSC professors and lecturers come from the world’s leading universities and institutions. In addition to superior teaching and mentoring, these accomplished professionals have extensive knowledge of their subject areas gained through many years of international experience.

LSC is proud to have many distinguished professors who are both researchers and authors of textbooks used worldwide. Many of the faculty have taught at world-renowned Business Schools and have worked across Europe, Australia, Asia and Africa.

A combination of academics and business professionals from Serbia and teaching staff from other LSC campuses will ensure all LSC Belgrade students have access to best teaching practise and gain valuable insight into the world of business today.

PROFILES:

Professor Geoffrey Lancaster MSc, PhD, DMS, FCIM, FLCC, MIMgt, MCIPS

Author of more than 30 textbooks on marketing and related areas and approximately 100 academic papers and conference addresses In blind refereed journals. Professor Lancaster teaches in Europe, Australia, Africa and Asia. Professor Lancaster is the Dean of Academic Studies and also a consultant in the fields of management, media and communications. Subject Specialism – Marketing Management and Strategic Marketing.

Professor Dr. Lester Massingham (PhD, MA)

A significant part of the MBA course is taught by Professor Dr. Lester Massingham. Dr. Lester Massingham (PhD, MA) is Chairman and Managing Director of CMC Consultants with alliance partners of Cambridge International Examinations at University of Cambridge (UK). He is also the Head of EMBA Programme (PhW Business School, Switzerland), and a Lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University. Previously, he was a Senior Examiner and Academic Advisor to the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). He is also a marketing guru UK parallel to Philip Kotler and the author of “Essentials of Marketing Management”.

Professor Don Harper BA (Hons), FMI, FRSA, AFBPS

Formerly Senior Lecturer at Imperial College, Professor Harper is currently Visiting Fellow in the Institute of Management at the London School of Economics. He also taught senior management programmes in the Enterprise LSE division and published numerous research papers in areas of interest and specialisation. Professor Harper is the Director of Dissertations at LSC. Subject Specialism – Research Methodology.

Dr. Uma Mohan MSc, MMS, MS, PhD

With 23 years of international teaching experience in Europe, Asia and Australia, Dr Mohan has guided numerous dissertations in the field of computing and IT. Dr. Mohan is the Senior Course Leader and Head of the Computing Department. Subject Specialisms – Numerical Methods, Strategic Systems Management, Systems Analysis and Design.

Dr. Rajendra Kumar BSc, MBA, MA, M Phil, PhD

Dr. Kumar has 14 years of industrial experience including consultancy in the fields of marketing and promotion. He has seven years of teaching experience in British and Australian university programmes and has guided several undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations. Dr. Kumar is the Course Leader for the Postgraduate degree programmes in the Commerce Department. Subject Specialisms – Managing the Workforce & Organisational Change and Project Management.

Paul Reynolds BA (Hons), MSc

Paul Reynolds has thirteen years of experience in management and marketing and has been teaching for nearly 25 years across Europe and Asia. He is also an Examiner for the Chartered Institute of Marketing and Authored textbooks in Marketing. Subject Specialisms Intemational Marketing Management.

Mervyn Sookun BSc, MSc

Mervyn Sookun has been teaching for fourteen years at various British and Australian University programmes, including University of Hull, University of Lincolnshire & Humberslde and Oxford Brookes University. He has guided a number of student research projects. Subject Specialisms – Corporate Strategy and Total Quality Management.

Alison Hough LLB (Hons)

Alison Hough is a legal consultant providing employment law advice, training and representation. She has nine years teaching experience and is currently an Examiner for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Alison also published three books on employment law. Subject Specialisms – Business Law and European Business Law.

Chandranna Rayadurg BSc, MCA

Chandranna Rayadurg has 13 years of experience in academic IT teaching and corporate IT training in both South Asia and the United Kingdom and was previously associated with Forbes (UK) In their corporate IT training division. Subject Specialisms – Programming in Java, XML Advanced programming and Database Systems Management.

Professor Vijay Shenai BTech, MBA, PhD

Professor Vijay Shenal worked in industry interationally for 20 years, both in Europe and Asia and then moved into academia, having more than 10 years of teaching experience now. He taught on various British and Australian University programmes including the University of London and is currently a visiting professor at Imperial College, London. He has been involved in the guidance of student dissertations and research projects. Subject Specialisms – Financial Management and Decision Making and Corporate Finance.

Ms. Ellie Semsar BA (Hons), MBA

Ellie Semsar worked in the corporate world for seven years then moved into academia and has been teaching for the last seven years to both graduate and undergraduate students. Subject Specialisms – Business and Managerial Economics, Microeconomics and Macroeconomics.