CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Dr Ravichandran Nair K is an Assistant Professor - Selection Grade at Prasanna School of Public Health in Social Work Programme, with more than 20 years of experience in teaching, mentoring PG social work students. He is a PhD holder from Mangalore University & is specialises in HRM & IR.
He has organised various international & national seminars & conferences on the practice of HR. He has developed various soft skill training programmes for students & practitioners. He was chairman of BOE for Bachelor's Programmes & a member of BOE for PG programmes. He is involved in the curriculum development of the MSW Programme.
Dr Nair has participated in various FDP's & training programmes including mind mapping, evidence-based teaching & learning, participatory HR intervention & entrepreneurship development. He is an able administrator & is presently a member of IQAC, PSPH, MAHE & also a DAC member.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Subject||Semester / Year|
|Organizational Behaviour||Year 1 - Block 4|
|HRM: Fundamentals of Human Resource Management||Year 1 - Block 4|
|Management of Social Welfare Projects and Programs||Year 1 - Block 5|
|Social Entrepreneurship and Development||Year 2 - Block 7|
|HRM: Human Resource Development and Workplace Wellness||Year 2 - Block 7|
|Project Work||Year 2 - Block 8|
|Block Social Work Practicum/ Internship|
|Concurrent Social Work Practicum|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|PhD||Social Mobility||Mangalore University, Karnataka, India||2013|
|Master of Arts (MA)||Sociology||Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi||2021|
|Master of Social Work (MSW)||Personnel Management and Labour Welfare||Shivaji University, Maharashtra, India||1995|
|Bachelor Arts||Economics||Calicut University, Kerala, India||1991|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE, Manipal||Assistant Professor - Selection Grade, MSW Programme||Academics & Publications; Field Supervision; Project & Research Management; Member of IQAC; DAC Member.||August 2019 - Present|
|Alva’s Education Foundation, Dept. of PG Studies in Social Work, Moodbidri, Karnataka, India||Professor||HOD- PG Studies in Social Work||3.5 Years|
|Alva’s Education Foundation, Dept. of PG Studies in Social Work, Moodbidri, Karnataka, India||Associate Professor||HOD- PG Studies in Social Work||3 Years|
|Alva’s Education Foundation, Dept. of PG Studies in Social Work, Moodbidri, Karnataka, India||Assistant Professor||HOD- PG Studies in Social Work||3.5 Years|
|Alva’s Education Foundation, Dept. of PG Studies in Social Work, Moodbidri, Karnataka, India||Assistant Professor||3 Years|
|Alva’s Education Foundation, Dept. of PG Studies in Social Work, Moodbidri, Karnataka, India||Lecturer||5 Years|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Research
Human Resource Management, Labour Welfare, Workplace Wellness & Organisational Behaviour
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- NAPSWI & Society for Professional Social Work - New Delhi
- Indian Society of Professional Social Work - Karnataka
- Executive Member in Malabar Coastal Institute for Training, Research and Action - Calicut
Occupational Stress and Its Impact on Work and Work-Life Balance among Nurses in a Large Private Hospital in South India.
Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology.
Sustainable livelihood intervention support through renewable energy systems for the development of women entrepreneurship.
Deeksha - Bi-annual peer-reviewed journal of social work.
Cost analysis of linen management at a tertiary care teaching hospital in South India: A retrospective study.
International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology.