Dedicated Faculty Mentors

School of Business and Management Faculty

The faculty mentors in CalSouthern’s School of Business are experienced business professionals as well as dedicated, responsive and highly credentialed educators.

They will be there for you—via phone, email or Skype—to answer any questions you may have and to help you master the course material. And, equally important, they will help you take the concepts you learn and apply them to resolve challenges commonly faced in today’s increasingly complex and globalized business world, using the latest best practices.

CalSouthern’s faculty mentors are positive, encouraging and supportive—and entirely dedicated to your academic and professional success.


Charul Shah, PhD

Faculty Mentor, School of Business

Areas of Interest and Expertise
Information Technology, Business Strategy and Operations

Dr. Shah received his doctorate degree in engineering from University of Southern California and MBA from University of California, Irvine. He has been teaching for over 15 years in Business, General Education and Information Technology programs at various Universities. He has also worked in the industry both in manufacturing and software at various capacities for over 20 years. He has a keen research interest in the field of business process improvements, global marketing, IT strategy, IT Project Management and operational effectiveness.

He is passionate about traveling to various parts of the World. He also enjoys reading personal development, spiritual and management books in his spare time. He lives in Southern California with his wife and two children.

Educational Background
PhD, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; MBA, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California


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