Sanjit Sengupta, Ph.D.

Sanjit Sengupta, Ph.D.

Fall 2023 Office Hours- Mondays, 11 AM – 12 PM, in DTC 5th floor or by Zoom. Mondays, 3-4 PM, in BUS 209F Tuesdays, 5-6 PM in Biotech MBA Program, South San Francisco, or by Zoom
Phone: (415) 817-4366
Location: BUS 209F


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Sanjit Sengupta joined the Lam Family College of Business in 1996. He is a former chair of the Marketing Department and also former Faculty Director, Graduate Business Programs. Before coming to San Francisco State, Sanjit taught at the University of Maryland, College Park. His teaching interests include marketing strategy, business-to-business marketing, and marketing of high-technology products and services. In the early 80s, Sanjit worked in marketing in the nascent personal computer industry in India. He received his doctor of philosophy in business administration (marketing) from UC Berkeley.


  • Ph.D. (1990), University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests: 

  • New product development and technological innovation
  • Strategic alliances
  • Sales management
  • International marketing

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