SUDHARSAN

Assistant Professorsudarshan

Department of Social Work (Aided)

Madras Christian College

Tambaram East, Chennai - 600059

Contact No: 09841597456

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Education

 

  • Ph.D., Social Work, (Expected: December 2017), Madras School of Social Work.

            Area of Research: Social Capital

  • M.Phil., Social Work, (September 2010), Loyola College.

            Dissertation: “Perceived Loss of Common Property Resources”, Honour: Distinction

  • M.S.W., Social Work, (April 2009), Madras Christian College

            Specialization: Community Development, Dissertation: “Impact of Land Acquisition”

            Honour: Best research award.

  • B.Com., Commerce, (April 2006), University of Madras.  

 

Qualification for Teaching

 

SET (State Eligibility Test), Social Work, (October, 2012).

UGC-NET (National Eligibility Test), Social Work, (2012, 2013, 2014).

 

Courses Taught in MCC

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Community Organization and Social Action
  • Social Policy and Social Legislations
  • Rural and Urban Community Development
  • Development Economics

 

Administrative Experience

 

In MCC:

  • Programme Officer, National Service Scheme, MCC. (2017–till date)
  • Staff Advisor, SEWA – Social Work Students Forum, MCC. (2016 – Till date)
  • Resident Staff, Selaiyur Hall, MCC. (2015-2016)
  • Member, report preparation for MCC, National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). (2015)

            

In Other Institutes:

  • Student Counsellor, Sindhi College, Chennai. (2011-2012)
  • Programme Officer, Youth Red Cross, Sindhi College. (2013-2015)
  • Coordinator, National Service Scheme, RGNIYD. (2015)
  • Extension Coordinator, School of Youth Studies and Extension, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), GOI. (2015)
  • Committee member for developing a convergence mode Post Graduate Diploma in Youth Development course conducted by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), GOI. (2015).

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, St.Joseph College (2010-2011).
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Sindhi College (2011-2014).
  • Assistant Professor, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD). (February 2014 to May 2015).
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work (Aided), Madras Christian College (June 2015 – till date).

Research Experience

 

  • Co-Investigator, United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia (UBCHEA) (2017 – till date)

Title: “Field Action Programme in Irular settlements of Thirukazhukundram, Kancheepuram District – A pioneering initiative of Social Work students of Madras Christian College.”

 

  • Co-Investigator, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Ministry of Youth Affairs, Government of India (2016 – till date)

Title: “A study on Entrepreneurial Challenges among the youth: with special reference to Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur Districts of Tamil Nadu”

 

  • Consultant, International Justice Mission (IJM), Chennai (2017)

Title: “Status of released bonded labourers in Thiruvallur, Vellore, Thiruvanamalai Districts of Tamil Nadu”

  • Consultant, Students Partnership Worldwide India Project Trust, Restless Development, Chennai. (2016 – 2017)

Title: “Base- Line evaluation of international citizen service programme in Vellore, Kancheepuram and Thiruvallur Districts of Tamil Nadu”

 

  • Consultant, Field Services Learning India Ltd., Chennai. (2014 – 2015)

Title: A study on Sanitation and Hygiene Kancheepuram District of Tamil Nadu”

 

  • Consultant, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).(2012)

Title: A Study on the forced migration of Irula Tribal Youth for urban livelihood options in Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu.

 

  • Research Assistant, UNICEF, Chennai. (2010 – 2011)

Title: A study on the status of Early Childhood education in Tamil Nadu

 

 

  • Project Assistant, Bonn University, Germany. (2010)

Title: “Globalization and Transformation in Peri-urban spaces in Chennai: Governance Structures, Land conflicts and Local peoples perspectives”

  • Project Coordinator, UNICEF, Chennai. (2011)

Title: “A study on situation analysis of Government run hostels for SC/ST children in Tamil Nadu”

  • Fact Finding Reporter, Campaign Against SEZ Tamil Nadu (2010)

Title: “People’s Audit on Special Economic Zones in Tamil Nadu”

 

  • Project Assistant, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Chennai. (2009 -2010)

Title: “Socio Economic Survey”

 

  • Field Assistant, District Directorate of Higher Education, Tiruvallur District (2007)

Title: 17th All India Cattle’s Agricultural Implements and Fishing Equipments Census

 

  • Field Assistant, Block Development Officer (BDO), Poonamallee, Tiruvallur District (2007)

Title: A Study on Total Sanitation Scheme of Tamil Nadu

 

  • Field Assistant, District Directorate of Higher Education, Tiruvallur District (2006)

Title: 17th All India Cattle’s, Agricultural Implements and Fishing Equipments Census

 

  • Social Auditor, UNICEF, Tamil Nadu (2006)

Title: Iodine salt

 

  1. Faculty Development Programmes Attended:
  • Workshop on SPSS at Madras School of Social Work, 6th February, 2015
  • Workshop on Research Methodology at Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, from 16 – 19 April 2012.
  • TOT workshop on ‘Disability Management’ organized by Bharathiar University, 15-16 July, 2011.
  • UGC sponsored workshop on Research Grant Writing at Centre for International Social Work, Madras Christian College, on 30th March 2010.
  • UGC sponsored National Seminar on Social Work Research at Madras School of Social Work, from 29-30 January, 2010.
  • Seminar on ‘Field Work Programme in Social Work Education’ organized by the Board of Studies in Social Work, University of Madras. 21st January, 2010.
  • Workshop on Mediation organized by Saxion University and Trainer & Coach in Health Care, Netherlands in collaboration with the Department of Social Work (Aided), Madras Christian College, from 23-24 January, 2009.

  1. Paper Presentation
  • ‘Migration and Sustainable Livelihood of Irula Tribal Youth of Krishnagiri District’, at a State Level Seminar on The Livelihood Status of Tribes in Tamil Nadu held at  Department of Social Work, Ananda College, Devakottai,7th March, 2016
  • “Impact of Land Acquisition on Social Capital: Rural Climate Change – Evidence from Thervoy Kandigai Village, Thiruvallur District’ at a UGC sponsored National Conference on Global Climate Change – Issues, Challenges and Policy Implications, Government First Grade College,  Karnataka. 25th – 26th August 2015
  • “Youth volunteerism among NSS volunteers” at the 1st Annual National Seminar on youth development organized by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development.2015
  • “Adoption issues and challenges” at the Fourth International and Eighth biennial conference of the Indian Society of Victimology organized by Department of Criminology, University of Madras. 2014.
  • “Psychological and Cultural Features of Rural–Urban Migration: with special reference to Young Migrant Workers of Outer Ring Road Project, Chennai” at a National Conference on Displacement–Induced Displacement in Contemporary Society organized by Department of Social Work, DRBCCC Hindu College, Chennai. 5th March, 2014
  • “Migration and Sustainable Livelihood of Irula Tribal Youth of Krishnagiri District”, Tamil Nadu at the National Study Conference on Forest, livelihood and Tribal Development organized by Madras Christian College, Chennai, October 2013.
  •  “A comparative study on the living conditions and nutritional status of elderly in Night shelters of Chennai’ at a National Seminar on Social Defence organized by Madurai Institute of Social Sciences supported by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. 25th November 2013.
  • “Factors influencing beggars in Thiruvallur District: An empirical analysis” at the National Seminar on Social Defence organized by Madurai Institute of Social Sciences. 27th November 2013
  • “A study on employee job satisfaction in Bharat Electronics Ltd.” At National conference on ‘Innovation for sustainable growth’ organized by Vel Tech Multi tech college. 28th September 2013.
  •  “Social Capital and Bridging the Entrepreneurial Gap: With Special Reference to Indian Universities” at the International Conference on rural entrepreneurship in India – opportunities and challenges organized by A.V.S. College of Arts & Science.15th July, 2013.
  •  “Using knowledge of student cognition to differentiate instruction: An innovative practice (Working Memory) in Teaching” at NAAC Sponsored State Level Seminar on ‘Innovative practices in higher education’ organized by the IQAC, Asan Memorial College of Arts & Science. 6th July, 2013.
  • ‘Issues in quality and functioning of maternal and child health care through NRHM: An intervention of social and technical factors’ and
  • ‘Impact of migration on traditional health practices: with special reference to Irular Tribals in Tamil Nadu’ at UGC sponsored National level Seminar on Human Rights: Right to Health and Globalization organized by L.N.G. College, 9th -10th April 2013.
  • ‘Satisfaction of manufacturing workers’ at the UGC sponsored seminar on contemporary challenges in human resource development inter disciplinary perspective organized by University of Madras, 25th – 26th March, 2013
  • ‘Social Work education for Indian youth – A tool for making sense of citizenship participation’ at National Conference on ‘The Indian youth and their sustainability challenges – A life skills perspective’ organized by Department of Social Work (SFS) and School of Life Skills Education and Social Harmony, RGNIYD, 10th–11th January, 2013.
  • “A study on the forced migration of Irular tribal youth for urban livelihood options in Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu, at the 4th International Conference on Life Skills Education organized by Department of Applied Psychology, University of Mumbai, 7th – 09th December, 2012.
  • “A Study on perceived loss of CPRs” at National conference on trends in professional social work organized by Patrician College. 2012
  • ‘Changing pattern of livelihood of tribes’ at International Conference on Environment, Livelihood and Human Rights organized by Department of Social Work, Madras Christian College, Chennai, 27th – 29th September, 2010
  • “Struggle for survival of  Dalits” at National conference on Human Rights and the Marginalized organized by Department of Social Work (Aided), Madras Christian College, 23rd – 26th September,2009
  • ‘Consumer satisfaction’ at the Focus -04 International Conference on Management studies organized by International School for Management Studies, 4th March, 2004.  

Publications of research papers

  • S and Enoch. A.(2016)., “Living conditions of elderly in Night shelters of Chennai” in edited book Social Defence: Status, Interventions & Strategies published by National Institute of Social Defence, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. Ed.1. 2016.
  • S (2015), “Land Acquisition Act enforces Resource depletion in the country” published by Department of Social Work (Aided), Madras Christian College.
  • S. (2015), “Impact of real estate Development on Climate Change” published by Johanathan Challaghan Publications.
  • S. and Enoch.A. (2015)., “Impact of Land Acquisition on Social Capital: Rural Climate Change – Evidence from Thervoy Kandigai Village, Thiruvallur District published by International Journal of Law and Social Sciences.
  • S. and Enoch.A. (2014)., “Psychological and Cultural Features of Rural – Urban Migration: with special reference to Young Migrant Workers of Outer Ring Road Project, Chennai” published in edited book Displacement – Induced Displacement.
  • S.(2013), “Factors Influencing Beggars in Thiruvallur District: An Empirical Analysis”, published by Madurai Institute of Social Sciences.
  • S.(2013)., “Migration and Sustainable Livelihood of Irula Tribal Youth of Krishnagiri District”, Tamil Nadu published by Department of Social Work, Madras Christian College.
  • G. and Sudharsan.S. (2013)., ‘A study on employee Job Satisfaction in Bharat Electronics Ltd.’ published by International Recognized Multidisciplinary Research Journal
  • S. (2013)., “Grave Consequences – Growth and Dominance of the Private Medical Sector in India” published in the abstract book of 7th International Conference on Social Work in Health and Mental Health, University of South California, Los Angeles, USA.
  • S. (2013)., “Social Capital and Bridging the Entrepreneurial Gap: With Special Reference to Indian Universities” in Journal of Management and Science.
  • S. and Satyanarayana.K. (2013)., “Using Knowledge of Student Cognition to Differentiate Instruction: An Innovative Practice (Working Memory) in Teaching”, published in the book Innovative Practices in Higher Education.
  • S. (2013)., “Issues in Quality and Functioning of Maternal and Child Health Care through NRHM: An Intervention of Social and Technical factors” published in the proceedings of the LNG college.
  • S. (2013), ‘Employee Job Satisfaction’, Chennai published in the ‘Contemporary Challenges in HRD – Inter disciplinary Journal’, University of Madras.
  • S. and Kumar Vinoth.N “Social Work Education for Indian Youth: A tool for making a sense of citizenship participation”, published in the book Indian Youth and their Sustainability Challenges – Life Sciences Perspective.
  • S. (2012)., “Struggle for land and livelihood”, published in the abstract book of Global Conference 2012, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • S. (2012)., “A study on the forced migration of Irula tribal youth for urban livelihood options in Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu, published in the edited book on Life Skills Education by University of Mumbai.
  • S. and Shanmugavelayutham.K. (2012) “A Study on perceived loss of Common Property Resources”, published in the edited book on Current Trends in Professional Social Work.
  • S. (2010)., ‘Changing pattern of livelihood of tribes’ published at the proceedings of the International Conference on Environment, Livelihood and Human Rights organized by Department of Social Work, Madras Christian College, Chennai.
  • S. (2009)., “Struggle for survival of Dalits” published in the proceedings of the National Conference on Human Rights and Marginalized by Department of Social Work, Madras Christian College.

Publications of Books /Journals/Newsletters

  • Editor, News Letter “Our Voice”, published by SEWA (Social Work Students Forum), MCC, (2016 – till date), Chennai.
  • Published a chapters in Course Materials Book of the Post Graduate Diploma in Youth Development on “Environment management and Climate Change” and “Youth and Social Capital” for Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Sriperumbudur, June 2016 (ISBN: 978-93-81572-40-5)
  • Youth and Peacebuilding, abstract book, published by Today Publishers, Chennai. (2016)
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Law and Social Sciences. Vol.1, issue.1 September 2015
  • Social Work and Climate Change, abstract book, published by Jonathan Callaghan Publications, Chennai. (2015)

Training and Research Development Grants

 

Grants Received

Name of the organization

Nature of work

Amount

Year

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, GoI

Training

2,05,200

2017

National Human Rights Commission, New Delhi

Training

50,000

2017

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, GoI

Research

2,80,000

2016

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Government of India

Seminar

1,35,000

2015

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Research

20,000

2014

Field Services and Learning  (FSL)

Research

25,000

2014

UNICEF

Research

4,00,000

2013

International visits

  • International Study Tour Facilitator – visited Malaysia (Kuala Lampur and Penang Islands) as part of the field trip for II MSW students of social work department, MCC (2015)
  • International Study Tour Facilitator – visited Srilanka as part of the field work for II MSW students of social work department, MCC (2016)
  • Visited Malaysia as part of field work training during MSW course in department of social work, MCC. (2008)

Awards /Honours/ Academic distinctions

  • Best Performance Award for serving as Programme Officer in Youth Red Cross (YRC). (2015)
  • Outstanding Faculty Achievement Award from Sindhi Educational Society (2012)
  • Tamil Literacy Award from Tamizh Ayya Kalvi Kazhagam, Tamil Nadu. (2006)
  • State Award, National Service Scheme (NSS) Volunteer, University of Madras 2005.

 

Social Work Intervention: Community Development Models Developed

 

  • Rehabilitation and Resettlement process formed to get Free House Sites for Project Affected Families, Poonmallee Taluk, and Tamil Nadu. (2005-2009). Developed a ‘Community development model on resettlement and rehabilitation’ for the families experiencing homelessness in Thiruvallur District
  • Field Practicum-Community Organization Intervention in 12 villages by using ‘Locality Development Model ’for Project Affected Families under land acquisition at Tiruvallur District. (2009-2010).
  • DevelopedNeighbourhood based social work model’ for rural common property resource depletion in Thervoy Kandigai village, Thiruvallur District.
  • Facilitated Old Age/ Disability/ Widow/Destitute Pension for 63 persons through Campaign in collaboration with Taluk administration, Poonamalee, Thiruvallur District (2009 -2011).
  • Involved in the policy making process for Government run SC/ST hostels, Tamil Nadu.
  • Worked as a drafting committee member for National Food Security Bill, 2013.
  • Mid- term appraisal committee member for XIth Five Year Plan under Planning Commission of India (2009), presented appraisal report of Tamil Nadu to Planning Commission of India.  

 

Extension Services  

(Contribution in the matter of Co-curricular activities, enrichment of student welfare)

Position held

Institute

Year

Programme Officer

National Service Scheme, MCC

2017 – till date

Staff Advisor

SEWA (Social Work Students Association), MCC

2016–till date

Coordinator  

National Service Scheme, RGNIYD

2015

Field Work and Extension Coordinator

School of Youth Studies and Extension

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development

2015

Programme Officer

Youth Red Cross (YRC)

Sindhi College of Arts and Science

2013 – 2015

Student Counsellor

Sindhi College of Arts and Science

2011

Advisor

Pudhuvasantham Self Help Group, Poonamallee

2009

Programme Assistant

National Service Scheme (NSS)

Drbccc Hindu College

2005-2006

Health Project Leader

Government Municipality Hospital,Avadi

2004

Volunteer

National Service Scheme

Drbccc Hindu College.

2003-2006

Student President

Consumer Protection Council

2004 – 2009

Educator –South India

Youth for Human Rights International (YHRI)

2014- till date

Volunteer

Vallar Kalvi Maiyam

2003-2006

Leader

Red Ribbon Club

2005-2006

  1. Details of the Seminars /Conferences/ Workshops Organized:

Name of the Programme

Sponsored by

Year

Duration

(in days)

Capacity in which involved

Awareness Programme on Human Trafficking

IJM

2017

1

Coordinator

Workshop on Human Rights

Department of History, MCC

2017

1

Coordinator

Employability Skills

RGNIYD

2017

5

Coordinator

Training Programme on Human Rights                                                       

NHRC

2017

1

Coordinator

Child Rights Awareness Programme for Slum Children

World Vision International

2016

1

Coordinator

Child Rights Awareness Training Programme for the children

World Vision International

2016

1

Coordinator

Seminar on Social Justice and Social Inclusion

Youth led Sustainable Development Programme

RGNIYD

2016

2

Coordinator

National study conference on “Youth and Peacebuilding”

Lions Club International

2016

2

Organizing Committee Member

National Study Conference on Social Work and Climate Change: Society and Policy

NABARD & ICSSR

2015

3

Organizing Committee Member

Workshop for Course Writers to PG Diploma on youth development

RGNIYD

2015

1

Organizing Secretary

1st Annual Study Conference on Youth Development

RGNIYD

2015

2

Organizing Committee member  

Workshop on Youth Volunteerism

Youth Red Cross

2015

1

Coordinator

Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene for Young girls

Youth Red Cross

2014

1

Facilitator

Study Conference on Human Resource Management

Sindhi College

2015

1

Coordinator

Training to visually impaired  Group IV employees

National Institute for Visually Handicapped

2012

1

Coordinator

International Conference on Human Rights and Mental Health

MCC

2009

3

Hospitality Convenor

Consumer Awareness Programme for NSS volunteers

Thirumurugan College

2005

1

Coordinator

  1. Details of the Lectures Delivered

Topic

Year

Event

Place

Role of NSS Volunteer

2017

Resource Person

NSS Camp, MCC

TOT programme on Human Rights Education

2017

Invited Lecture

Alagappa University

Child Rights

2016

Training

World Vision International

Disaster Management for Slum Dwellers

2015

Resource Person

World Vision International

Leadership

2015

Lecture

NSS Camp, MCC

Community Resource and Participation’ for a student’s

2015

Workshop

UBCHEA & Madras Christian College

 ‘Celebrating life’

2015

Training

Commerce (SFS),  MCC

Participatory Rural Appraisal for Postgraduate Botany students

2015

Resource Person

MCC

Participatory Rural Appraisal for Postgraduate Social Work students

2015

Workshop

St. Joseph College

Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA)

2014

Resource Person

Madras Christian College

Human Rights

2013

Resource Person

Youth for Human Rights International

Team work with empowered team

2012

Training

National Institute for Visually Handicapped

Right to Information

2011

Trainer

Hindu College

Research in Social Work

2009

Lecture

Hindu College

Human Rights Education

2009

Trainer

WED Trust

Group Dynamics

2008

Workshop

NSS Camp

Leadership

2008

Training

Hindu College

Personality Development

2008

Workshop

Jaya College

Right to Information

2008

Workshop

Human Rights Foundation

Poverty Consequences

2004

Conference

Tamil Mandram, HVF, GoI.

Rural Camp/Study Tour Programmes Organized

Name of the Programme

Year

Duration

(in days)

Institution

Capacity in which involved

Rural Camp for MSW students

Patiandal, Thiruvanamalai

2015

4

MCC

Facilitator

Kuthambakkam Village, Thiruvallur District

2015

5

RGNIYD

Facilitator

Kuthambakkam Village, Thiruvallur District

2014

8

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Gummudipoondi Taluk

2013

8

Sindhi College

Facilitator

NSS Camp, Rajankuppam Village 

2013

8

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Uthukottai, Thiruvallur District

2012

10

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Senakarani Village, Thiruvallur District

2011

10

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Melmaligaipattu, Thiruvallur District

2011

3

Jaya College

Trainer

Pudukkottai District

2010

7

St. Joseph College

Facilitator

Special Camp NSS, Athivakkam Village

2009

8

Hindu College

Facilitator

Children’s Camp, Avadi

2007

6

Seva Bharat

Coordinator

Study Tour

International Study Tour Srilanka

2016

8

MCC

Facilitator

International Study Tour Malaysia

2015

10

MCC

Facilitator

National Study Tour - Karnataka

2014

7

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Study tour - Haryana

2013

10

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Study Tour – Gujarat and Rajasthan

2012

10

Sindhi College

Facilitator

Study Tour – New Delhi

2011

8

Sindhi College

Facilitator

           

 

Participation in Conferences/ Programmes

  • Workshop on Creating Green Campuses – A Comprehensive Approach, organized by Madras Christian College & USIEF, Chennai, 20 February 2010
  • Participated in a workshop on ‘Building Partnerships between US and Indian Higher Education Institutions’, organized by the United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), New Delhi, 7 – 8 February 2009
  • Workshop on Gender Concerns in Food Security organized by the M S Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai, from February 26-27, 2007.
  • National Workshop on HIV/AIDS for Teachers in Christian College, organized by MCC in collaboration with the Centre for Church and Global AIDS, USA, at MCC, Chennai, 3 – 5 November 2006
  • Training Programme on Combating Torture conducted by Asian Human Rights Commission, Hong Kong and World Organization Against Torture, Geneva, from 12-13 June, 2004.
  • TOT programme on Consumer Protection conducted by Federation of Consumer Organizations of Tamil Nadu (FEDCOT), 17th July 2004.
  • Training programme on Consumer Awareness organized by Consumer protection Council, Pattabiram, 11th September, 2004.
  • Seminar on Leadership Training and Personality Development organized by Pachaiyappa’s College in association with National Service Scheme, University of Madras, from 13th -14th October, 2005.
  • Workshop on Consumer Awareness organized by Consumer Protection Council, Poonamallee, 8th April, 2006.
  • Workshop on Counseling and Mental Health organized by Mediant from Holland in collaboration with Department of Social Work, MCC, 22nd August, 2007.
  • Workshop on Basic Legal Training conducted by International Justice Mission, from 27-28 June, 2008.
  • Internship Training at People’s Watch, Madurai, from 27th April to 26th May, 2009.
  • Seminar on ‘Competency is the dimension for social work professional in the current scenario’ organized by Department of Social Work, DRBCCC Hindu College, from 12-13 February, 2010.
  • Legal Training on Human Trafficking organized by International Justice Mission, 12th September, 2012.
  • Workshop on ‘Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013’ organized by Dr.Ambedkar Centre for Economic Studies, University of Madras, 12th June, 2014.
  • International Study Conference on ‘Glocalisation: A Paradigm Shift in Social Work’ organized by Department of Social Work, MCC, from 29th September – 1st October, 2014.
  • UGC sponsored National Conference on Adolescent Health organized by Madras School of Social Work, from 23rd-24th January, 2015.

Recognition/Special Positions Held:

  • Subject expert for IQAC Academic Audit, P.G. Social Work, D.G.Vishnav College, Chennai (2017)
  • External Member of P.G. Social Work Passing Board, Dr.Ambedkar Government Arts College (2016, 2017)
  • Subject Expert, Board of Studies for P.G. Social Work, Dr.Ambedkar Arts & Science, Chennai, 2015.
  • External Member of P.G. Social Work Passing Board, D.G.Vaishnav (2014 & 2015)
  • External Examiner of P.G.Social Work department, Annamalai University. (2014)
  • External Member of P.G. Diploma in Youth Development, Board of Studies, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development. (2013)
  • Member in the Scrutiny Board Meeting (M.A.Life Sciences), Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development. (2011)

Membership of Professional Bodies, Societies

  • Professional Social Workers Association (PSWA)
  • United for Human Rights International (UHRI)
  • World Campaign Against Torture
  • Consumer Protection Council, Tamil Nadu
  • Life member, Indian Society of Victimology

Contact Us

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Madras Christian College

Tambaram, Chennai -600 059,

Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: 044-22390675 / 22396772

Fax: 044-22394352

Email: principal@mcc.edu.in