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M/S. Bhaswati Patnaik

Bhaswati Patnaik Name : M/S.   Bhaswati Patnaik
Designation : Professor & HEAD
Qualification : PhD (Utkal University)
Phone No. : +91-9437039375
E-mail ID : bhaswati(dot)patnaik(at)gmail(dot)com
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management
  • Positive Psychology
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Theory of Mind
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Children with Special Needs
  • Organizational Learning
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management
  • Social Psychology and its Applications
  • Educational Psychology
  • Language Lab
  • Life Span Developmental Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Positive Psychology
  1. Guidance :
    1. MPhil Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Topic of MPhil Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
      1 Madhusmita Rout 2019 Relationship between Internet addiction and Personality attributes among students
      2 Saswati Sipra Sahoo 2017 Attitude towards Menopause and Quality of Life: A comparative Study of Working women and Homemakers
      3 Smruti Sarita Majhi 2016 Entrepreneurial Intention as a Function of Proactive Personality, Self-efficacy and Entrepreneurial Attitude
    2. PhD Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Registration No Name of the Co-guide if any Fellowship received if any during research Topic of PhD Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
      1 Dr Aradhana Panigrahi 2019 ` Prof Seemita Mohanty ICSSR Fellowship Positive Health Aspects in Health Management of Diabetes patients
      2 Dr. Bikash Ranjan Debata 2016 ` Prof S.S.Mohapatra Evaluating and Modeling Service Quality in Medical Tourism: A Study in Indian Perspective
      3 Dr Gouri Shankar Beriha 2015 ` Prof S.S.Mohapatra Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Issues in Social Marketing
      4 Dr.Pravat Surya Kar 2013 ` Buyer-Seller Relationship in Retail Selling of Financial Services
  2. Journal Publications :
    1. International Publications:
      1 Prangya Paramita Biswal & Bhaswati Patnaik, (2019) Relationship Management and Customer loyalty in Retail Sector, Advances in Economics and Business Management, Vol 6 (2) p-ISSN: 2394-1545; e-ISSN: 2394-1553 (Quarterly open access international journal) 2019-20
      2 Inter-relationships between the Dimensions of Health Management Skills among Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach: Aradhana Panigrahi and Bhaswati Patnaik, Journal of Health Promotion Practice (accepted) 2018-19
      3 Amjad Ali and Bhaswati Patnaik– (2018) Influence of Organizational Climate and Organizational Culture On Psychological Well-Being of Managerial Personnel, Review of Research, Volume - 8 | issue - 1 | October 2018-19
      4 Aradhana Panigrahi and Bhaswati Patnaik, (2018) Inter Correlation of the Positive Health Aspects among The Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients; International Journal of Current Research Vol. 10, Issue, 07, July 2018-19
      5 Bose, Suchandra & Bhaswati Patnaik (2015), A theoretical model of transformational leadership and organizational identification of employees: The role of organizational learning, organizational justice and psychological empowerment,International Journal of Management & Information Technology Vol 10(5), January, ISSN 22785612 2015-16
      6 Ali, A. & Patnaik, B. (2014) Influence of Organizational Climate and Organizational Culture on Managerial Effectiveness: An Inquisitive Study. The Carrington Rand Journal of Social Sciences, Vol1(2), 001-020. ISSN 2203-2967. 2014-15
      7 Amjad Ali & Bhaswati Patnaik (2014) Comparison of Perceived Organisational Climate in Private and Public Undertakings, International Research Journal of Management Sociology and Humanity ,Vol 5 (2) ,83-93 2014-15
      8 Ali, A. & Patnaik, B (2014) Organisational culture: A study on managers of private and public undertakings. International Journal of Management Research and Review .Vol 4 (9).pp861-871 2014-15
      9 Ali, A. & Patnaik, B. (2014) Managerial Effectiveness: A Comparative Study between Managers of Private and Public Undertakings. European Academic Research, Vol: II (I), 233-254, ISSN: 2286-4822. 2014-15
      10 Patnaik, B., Beriha, G.S., Singh, N. and Mahapatra, S.S.(2013), “Organizational Learning in Educational Settings (Technical): An Indian Perspective”, The Organizational Learning, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 153-172 2013-14
      11 Bhaswati Patnaik, Rosalin Samal and Aradhana Panigrahi (2013) Parental attitude towards schooling and education of tribal children Indian Journal of Health and Wellbeing ,Vol 4(5) , July 2013 2013-14
      12 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B, Mahapatra, S. S. and Sreekumar (2013) Efficiency Measurement amongst Medical Tourism Service Providers In India, International Journal for Responsible Tourism, Vol. 2 No.1, pp. 24-31. 2013-14
      13 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. (2012), “Assessment of Occupational Health Practices in Indian Industries: A Neural Network Approach”, Journal of Modelling in Management, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 180-200. 2012-13
      14 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B., Mahapatra, S.S. and Padhee, S. (2012), “Assessment of Safety Performance in Indian Industries using Fuzzy Approach”, Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 3311-3323. 2012-13
      15 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B, Mahapatra, S. S. and Sreekumar (2012), An Integrated Approach for Service Quality Improvement in Medical Tourism: An Indian Perspective International Journal of Service Operation Management, Vol. 13 No.1, pp. 119-144. 2012-13
      16 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. (2011), “Safety Performance Evaluation of Indian Organizations using Data Envelopment Analysis”, Benchmarking: An International Journal, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 197-220. 2011-12
      17 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B, Mahapatra, S. S. and Sreekumar(2011) Development of an Instrument for Measuring Service Quality of Medical Tourism in India, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 4 No.6, pp. 589-608. 2011-12
      18 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. and Sreekumar (2011), “Occupational Health and Safety Management using Grey Relational Analysis: An Indian Perspective”, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 298-324. 2011-12
      19 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. (2011), “Measuring the Perception of Safety Officers on Occupational Health in Indian Industries”, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 30-47. 2011-12
      20 Satapathy, S., Patel, S.K., Biswas, A., Mahapatra, S.S. and Beriha, G.S. (2010), “A QFD and ISM Approach to a Service Industy”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 191-196. 2010-11
      21 Datta. S., Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. (2009), “Use of COPRAS-G Method for Supervisor Selection: A Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) Approach”, International Journal of Vocational and Technical Education, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 007-013. 2009-10
      22 Bhaswati Patnaik, Recursive nature of thought in Speech acts of children, , NIT, Rourkela, Social Science International, Vol 22, no.1, Jan 2006 2006-07
    2. National Publications:
      1 Bhaswati Patnaik, Emotional competencies in building a learning organization, United Journal of Awadh Scholars, Vol-5(2), June 2011 2011-12
      2 Dhal, P. R., Beriha, G. S., Datta, S., Patnaik, B., Mahapatra, S.S., Mondal, G., Chakraborty, P.S. and Majumdar, G., (2010), “Application of Grey Relational Analysis and RIDIT Method for Selection of Service Quality Indices in Performance Evaluation and Appraisal of Employees in a R&D Sector”, Industrial Engineering Journal, Vol. II, No. 9, pp. 28-32. 2010-11
      3 Recursive Attribution of Mental states in Children’s Lying-Joking Distinction, Bhaswati Patnaik, United Journal of Awadh Scholars, Jan.2009, Vol.3, No.1. 2009-10
      4 Bhaswati Patnaik, Social Sciences in Management Education: ASBM Journal of Management, Vol. I, No.1, 2008. 2008-09
      5 Educational Practices for Reflective Mind, Bhaswati Patnaik, Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, Vol 34(2), July 2008 2008-09
      6 Bhaswati Patnaik and Nandita Babu, Relationship between children’s acquisition of a theory of mind and their understanding of mental terms”, Utkal University, Psycho-Lingua, Volume 31, No.1, January 2001, Pg 3-8 2001-02
      7 Fakir M.Sahoo and Bhaswati Patnaik, Lens Model as a Social Research Paradigm- The case of Judging Teachers’ Effectiveness”, , Utkal University, Journal of Community Guidance and Research, Volume 18, No.1, March 2001, Pg 37-50 2001-02
    3. Review Articles(State Level Publications):
  3. Conference Publication(Presented/Published in proceedings):

    1. Presented:
      1 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B., Mahapatra, S.S. and Sreekumar,Benchmarking of Medical Tourism Service Providers: A DEA Approach 6th International Conference of AAAB, Bandung, Indonesia,2013
      2 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B., Mahapatra, S.S. and Sreekumar, A Quality Deployment Framework for the Service Quality of Medical Tourism in India 5th International Conference of the Asian Academy of Applied Business (AAAB), Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2011
      3 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S. “Social Marketing on Occupational Health and Safety in Indian Industry: An Interpretive Structural Modelling Approach”, 2nd International Conference on Services in Emerging Markets (ICSEM 2011) Organized by Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay Jointly with Service Research and Innovation Institute (India Chapter), September 29th -October 1st, 2011.
      4 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Assessment of Injuries in Industries using A Neural Network approach: An Indian perspective”, National Conference on Convergence of Management Practices (NCCOMP-2010) Organized by School of Management, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, December 17-18th , 2010.
      5 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B., Pradhan, Subrat and Mahapatra, S.S., “Assessment of Safety Practices to Minimize Materials Damage in Industries using Neural Network Approach: An Indian perspective”, 43rd Annual Convention of Operational Research Society of India & International Conference on Operational Research for Urban and Rural Development, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai-625015, December 15-17th, 2010.
      6 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Assessment of material damage in industries using a neural network approach: An Indian perspective”, National Seminar on Global Leadership Thro’ Continuous Innovation, IIPM‐School of Management, Kansbahal, Near Rourkela, Odisha, October 23rd, 2010.
      7 Satpathy, S., Patel, S.K., Biswas, A., Mahapatra, S.S. and Beriha, G.S., “A QFD and ISM Approach to a Service Industry”, 4th International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME) organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Gujarat, Surat, September 23-25th, 2010.
      8 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach for Benchmarking of Safety Performance”, 2010 International Conference on Management Technology and Application (ICMTA 2010) organized by IACSIT Management Science and Engineering Society (MSES) and Information Technology Society (ITS), Singapore, September 10-12th, 2010.
      9 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Benchmarking on Safety Performance using Data Envelopment Analysis”, AIMS International Conference on Value-based Management, Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, August 11-13th, 2010, pp. 623-628.
      10 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Perception of safety officers on occupational health services in Indian industries”, International conference on Environment, Occupational & Lifestyle Concerns - Transdisciplinary Approach, (envocHEALTH2009) organized by Regional Occupational Health Center (ROHC - NIOH), Bangalore, September 16-19th, 2009.
      11 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “A framework for occupational health and safety management using Grey relational analysis: An Indian Perspective”, International Conference on Marketing in Emerging Market, (incon-M’09) Organized by Rourkela Institute of Management Studies, Rourkela, Orissa, India, September 6-8th, 2009.
      12 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Service Quality Evaluation on Occupational Health in Fishing Sector using Grey Relational Analysis to Likert Scale Surveys”, First IIMA International Conference on Advanced Data Analysis, Business Analysis and Intelligence, IIM Ahmedabad, June 6-7th, 2009.
      13 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B., Datta, S. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Benchmarking of technical education setting: a multi-attribute decision making approach”, International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing and Automation (INCAMA 2009) Organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Instrumentation and Control engineering, Kalasalingam University, Anand Nagar, Tamilnadu, India, March 26-28th, 2009.
      14 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Service Quality Evaluation on Occupational Health in Fishing Sector Using RIDIT Analysis to Likert Scale Surveys”, National Seminar on Impact of Globalization on Livelihood of Fisheries Workers, Mahatma Gandhi Labour Institute, Drive-In Road, Memnagar, Ahmedabad-380052, March 18-19th , 2009.
      15 Bhaswati Patnaik, Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness through Reflective Orientation, , Proceedings of National Seminar on Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness in Globalised Economy, 6-7 February, 2009, ISM, Ranchi
      16 Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S., “Framework for Improving Occupational Health Services in Industry to Retain Competitive Edge”, National Seminar on Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness in a globalised Economy, Institute of Science & Management, Pundag, Ranchi, February 6-7th, 2009.
      17 Bhaswati Patnaik & S. Jayanthu, An Integrative Approach for Study on Effect of Stress Levels on Accident Proneness in Coal Miners, , Mining Engineering Dept, NIT, Rourkela, Proceedings of the National Seminar on Development of Mining Industry-Infrastructural Priorities, 12-13 October, 2007, Puri, Orissa Organized by Mining Engineers,Association of India, BBSR Chapter
      18 Bhaswati Patnaik, Children’s Communication and Recursive Thought, Proceedings of 16th Annual NAOP Conference at IIT, Bombay, 14 -16 December, 2006
      19 Bhaswati Patnaik, Theory of Mind: A Reflective Cognitive System, , NIT, Rourkela, Proceedings of 26th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Athens, Greece, July 16-21, 2006
      20 Bhaswati Patnaik, Humanities for Technocrats: Scope and Relevance,Proceedings of National Conference on Integrating Humanistic Values and Social Concerns in Technical Education, 24-25 February,2006,PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.


    2. Presented/Published in proceedings
      1
      1. Bose, Suchandra & Bhaswati Patnaik (2015), A theoretical model of transformational leadership and organizational identification of employees: The role of organizational learning, organizational justice and psychological empowerment, International Journal of Management & Information Technology, Vol 10(5), January, ISSN 22785612
      2. Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B, Mahapatra, S. S. and Sreekumar,(2015): Interrelations of Service Quality and Service Loyalty Dimensions in Medical Tourism: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach, Benchmarking: An International Journal, 22 (1), 18-55

       

      1. Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B., & Mahapatra, S. S. (2015),“Medical Tourism Service Quality: An Indian Perspective”, In Hajime Eto (Ed)New Business Opportunities in the Growing E-Tourism Industry, Hershey, PA:IGI Global,Page:149-180 ISBN13: 9781466685772|ISBN10: 1466685778|EISBN13: 9781466685789|,DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8577-2
  1. Edited Books :
  2. Text Books :
  3. Book Chapters :
    1 Debata, B. R., Patnaik, B., & Mahapatra, S. S 2015 Medical Tourism Service Quality: An Indian Perspective. In Hajime Eto (Ed)New Business Opportunities in the Growing E-Tourism Industry, Hershey, PA:IGI Global, Page:149-180 ISBN13: 9781466685772|ISBN10: 1466685778|EISBN13: 9781466685789|,DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8577-2
    2 Overview of Economy, Financial Systems and BFSI Market in India. Kar, Pravat Surya and Patnaik, Bhaswati , Financial Risk Management, Patra et al Eds., Excel Books (ISBN 978-81-7446-910-6), 2011
    3 A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach for Benchmarking of Safety Performance”, Beriha, G.S., Patnaik, B. and Mahapatra, S.S, In Management Technology and Application, Research Publishing, Singapore, pp. 6-11, ISBN-13:978-981-08-6884-0, DOI: 10.3850/978-981-08-6884-0_C002., 2010
    4 Marketing Health Insurance to BOP: An Indian Perspective, P.S.Kar, & Bhaswati Patnaik, In ‘Marketing in Emerging Markets’, Excel Books, April, 2009
    5 A framework for Occupational Health and Safety Management using Grey Relational Analysis : An Indian Perspective, G.S.Beriha, Bhaswati Patnaik & S.S.Mohapatra, In ‘Marketing in Emerging Markets’, Excel Books, April ,2009
    6 Children’s Theory of Mind: Implications for their Schooling and Social Competence”, In A.K.Tiwari (Ed).’Psychological Perspectives on Social Issues and Human Development’, Concept Publishers, New Delhi, 2009
    7 Recursive nature of thought in children’s understanding of Friendship, Bhaswati Patnaik, NIT, Rourkela, In ‘Psychology Matters: Development, Health and Organization’, Eds- M.B.Sharan and D.Suar, 2007, Allied Publishers
  4. Research Books :
  1. Workshops:
    1 International Conference on Education, Humanities, Business Management, Engineering, Sciences and Agro ecology (EHBSA),Organized by Krishi Sanskriti, New Delhion 9th March 2019 at RIE, Bhubaneswar, Relationship between Customer Relationship Management and Customer loyalty in Retail Sector,Co-author: Prangya Paramita Biswal
    2 27th Annual Convention of National Academy of Psychology, IIT Kharagpur(22-24, December 2017)Presented Paper titled “Entrepreneurial Intention as a Function of Proactive Personality, Self-efficacy and Entrepreneurial Attitude” : Smruti Sarita Majhi & Bhaswati Patnaik
    3 Attitude towards tribal education and schooling, Bhaswati Patnaik, XXII Annual Convention of NAOP, India, Christ College, Bangalore, December 2012
    4 Perception of Organisational Learning in Educational Organizations, In Symposia, Attitude of Indian Workers, at XXI Annual Convention of NAOP, India, IRMA,Anand, December 2011
    5 Organizational Learning and Organisational Climate in Educational Settings in the 8th International Conference on New Directions in Humanities held at University of California, Los Angeles during 29th June- 4th July, 2010
    6 Organizational Learning in Educational Sector in the 45th National and 14th International Conference of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology on Quality of Life and Globalizations: Effective Self Care Interventions held during 18th -20th February, 2010 at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
    7 Perception of safety officers on occupational health services in Indian industries at theInternational Conference on Environment, Occupational & Lifestyle Concerns -Transdisciplinary Approach”, (envocHEALTH2009) organized by Regional Occupational Health Center (ROHC - NIOH), Bangalore, September 16-19th, 2009.
    8 Role of Human behavior in Accident Proneness in Mines at the National Conference on Socio-Economic Development: Challenges before Women Scientists, Technologists & Engineers, Feb.13-15-2009, NIT, Rourkela
    9 A framework for occupational health and safety management using Grey relational analysis: An Indian Perspective, at the International Conference on Marketing in Emerging Market”, (incon-M’09) Organized by Rourkela Institute of Management Studies, Rourkela, Orissa, India, September 6-8th, 2008.
    10 Children’s Theory of Mind: Educational, School and Instructional Implications at the 12th International and 43rd National Conference of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP) Feb.7-9, 2008 organized by Psychology Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata Department of Applied Psychology, University of Calcutta, Kolkata and National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Kolkata
    11 Emotional Intelligence and Effective Communication at the National Seminar on Communication challenges in workplace organized by Languages Group, BITS, Pilani,10-11 Sept, 2004.
    12 Recursive nature of thought in children’s understanding of friendship at the 14th Annual Conference of National Academy of Psychology at IIT, Kharagpur, Feb 26-28, 2004.
    13 Lens Model as a Social Research Paradigm: The Case of Judging Teacher’s Effectiveness” in UGC sponsored state level Psychology seminar at Banki, Cuttack,2000
  2. Seminars:
    1 A Framework for Improving Occupational Health Services in Industry to Retain Competitive Edge G.S.Beriha, B.Patnaik and S.S.Mahapatra, National Seminar on “Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness in a globalised Economy” Institute of Science & Management, Pundag, Ranchi, February 6-7th, 2009.
    2 Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness through Reflective Orientation, at the National Seminar on Enhancing Managerial Effectiveness in Globalised Economy, 6-7 February 2009, ISM, Ranchi
    3 Corporate Social Responsibility in Indian Context: Expectations and Reality, at the National Seminar on Corporate Social Responsibility, 17th May, 2008 at Purushottam Institute of Engineering and Technology, Rourkela
    4 Individual Differences in Stress and Coping at the One Day State Level Seminar On “Psychosocial Stress: Issues and Interventions” held on 16th March 2008, at Govt College, Rourkela
    5 An Integrative Approach for Study on Effect of Stress Levels on Accident Proneness in Coal Miners, at the National Seminar on Development of Mining Industry: Infrastructural Priorities, 12-13 October, 2007, Puri. Organized by Mining Engineers Association of India, BBSR Chapter
    6 Children’s Communication and Recursive Thought at the 16th Annual NAOP Conference at IIT, Bombay, 14 -16 December, 2006
    7 Theory of Mind: A Reflective Cognitive System at the 26th International Congress of Applied Psychology, held in Athens, Greece, July 16-21, 2006.
    8 Humanities for Technocrats: Scope and Relevance at the National Conference on Integrating Humanistic Values and Social Concerns in Technical Education, 24-25 February, 2006 at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.
    9 Social Sciences in Management Education at the National Conference on Management Education Ahead: Innovative and Creative Perspective, 11-12, March 2005, New Delhi, Organized by FIIB, IMI, India and IASSI.
1 UGC NET-JRF Fellowship
2 Received merit scholarship for securing 5th rank in +2 Arts Examination
3 Received UGC scholarship for securing 2nd rank In Psychology (Hons) in the +3 Arts Examination.
4 Received UGC /NET Junior & Senior Research Fellowship for qualifying as a Research Fellow.
  1. Teaching:
  2. Important Activities:
    1 Expert Member in Panel for several Educational and Administrative Recruitments
    2 Coordinator, Literary Festival for Platinum Jubilee Celebration of Utkal University (19-20 November, 2018)
    3 Coordinator, Eighth Distinguished Lecture by Prof Manoj Das, Platinum Jubilee Celebration of Utkal University (8-9 February, 2019)
  3. Research Projects Undertaken:
    1 2019 September: Centre for Research, Development and Neuro-cognitive Interventions for Individuals with Disabilities (Proposal accepted by Department of SSEPD, Govt of Odisha for up-gradation of “Samarthya”, Department of Psychology, Utkal University)
    2 2018- Continuing till date: Partnership Project with UNICEF for establishing Centre of Excellence on Early Childhood Development at Department of Psychology, Utkal University, (Financial Outlay 4 crore)
    3 2010-2011: Worked as Post Doctoral Research Associate in the area of Cognitive Theory, in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada (3300 $ per month, Dec 2010-June 2011)
    4 2009-2011: Completed Sponsored Research Project worth 3.85 lakhs titled “A Comparative Study of Organizational Learning and Organizational Climate in Public and Private Education Organization”, at NIT, Rourkela, Sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi.
  4. Invited Lectures:
    1 TEQIP Workshop on Pedagogy in Engineering Education, 11th January, 2009, NIT, Rourkela, Topic: Teaching- Learning Process
    2 Faculty Development Programme at Govt College of Engineering and Textile Technology, Serampore, Kolkata, 29th January 2009 on the topic Teaching –Learning Process and Teacher-Student Interaction (Organized by Centre for Personal Transformation, Kolkata)
    3 Faculty Development Programme at NIT, Silchar on 9th March 2009 on the topic Student Motivation and Teachers’ Behaviour in Teaching –Learning Process (Organized by Centre for Personal Transformation, Kolkata)
    4 Talk on Motivating Self and Others at Work at National Workshop on Self-Management for Managing Your Organization, Date: 28th March, 2009, PIET, Rourkela
    5 Multi disciplinary UGC sponsored Refreshers Course organized by Academic Staff College & Sociology Department, Sambalpur University from 23rd July 2012 to 11th august 2012. Topic: Social Constructivism model in Research
    6 Invited Lecture at National Seminar on Quality Management in Higher Education during January 2013, at RIMS, Rourkela .Topic: Building a learning Educational Classroom and Institution
    7 Resource Person at ICSSR sponsored Ten day workshop on Research Methodology during March 20-29, 2013 ,NIT Rourkela. Topic: Logic and Research Methodology
    8 Invited Lecture “Adolescence & Parenting” at Sri Aurobindo School of Integral Education, Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar on 21.02.2017
    9 Delivered a Talk on ‘Motivation in Organisation’ on 20.11.2017 in Induction Training OT & OS Class II officers at Madhusudan Academy, Bhubaneswar
    10 Delivered a Talk on Logic and Research Methodology (Research Methodology Workshop, KSoM, March 10-11, 2018)
    11 Delivered Talk in Orientation and Refresher Courses in HRDC, Utkal University in 2017-18 (Topics:Social Constructivism and Development Discourse, Learning Organisation, Mental Health Perspective in Disaster Management
    12 26th Sept 2018 for the Refresher Course in Research Methodology and for the Orientation programme November 2018
    13 11th December 2018: Induction for Odisha civil service new recruits
    14 Ranjita Mishra Memorial Lecture on “Journey Towards Innocence” 28.10.2018 at. DRTC building, CYSD, Bhubaneswar
    15 UNICEF State level Media Roundtable on Early Childhood Development, 20 December 2018 – Press Club – Bhubaneswar
  5. Administrative/Executive experience:
    1 HOD of Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, NIT Rourkela (July 2007-2010)
    2 Served as Asst Warden in Ladies Hall for one year (2004-05)
    3 HOD, Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, NIT Rourkela (2013- 2016 January)
    4 Chairperson, Internal Complaints Committee, NIT, Rourkela (2015-16)
    5 HOD, Department of Psychology, Utkal University (June 2016- 2019 September continuing till date)
    6 Member, Internal Committee for students with Disabilities, Utkal University
    7 Convenor, Students’ Mentoring & Support Cell, Utkal University
    8 Additional Professor in Charge, Parija Library, Utkal University (2019 September onwards)
  6. Conference organized as Organizing Secretary:
    1 Co-Convener, National Seminar on Women in Science and Technology: Issues and Prospects, Jan 8-9, 2005, NIT, Rourkela
    2 Convener, National Conference on Technological Advances and Emerging Societal Implications, March 24-25, 2007, NIT, Rourkela
    3 Co-Coordinator of Short term Course on Development of Interpersonal Skills held during 22 -24, June, 2006.
    4 Co-Coordinator, Training programme on Organizational Ethics and Interpersonal Skills (For Executives of NSPCL, Rourkela), at NIT, Rourkela, August 12-13, 2008
    5 Coordinator, Short term course on Managing People in Changing Work Environment, 14-18, Nov 2008, NIT Rourkela
    6 Convener, XXIII Annual Convention of National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), India, December 13-15, 2013
    7 Utkal University-ICSSR Capacity Building Programme on “Social Science Research and Development of Quality Research Proposals” for Social Science Faculty Members ICSSR, New Delhi May 1-11, 2017,Organised as the Course Co-Director
    8 Regional (Northern region) consultation on Early Childhood Care and Education in Odisha with UNICEF, 29-30 June 2017, Baripada (Organised and also one of the Resource persons)
    9 Regional (Southern region) consultation on Early Childhood Care and Education in Odisha with UNICEF, Koraput (23-24 June 2017) (Organised and also one of the Resource persons)
    10 Igniting Young Minds: State-Level Dialogue on Early Childhood Care and Education in Odisha , Department of Psychology, Utkal University and UNICEF17-18 November 2017 at Hotel The New Marrion, Bhubaneswar.
    11 NUA ARUNIMA Workshop with UNICEF 19-20 September 2018.at Hotel Seetal (Revision of the State ECCE curriculum and Orientation of ICDS functionaries and instructress on ECD standards and its interrelation to early development and school readiness.) (Organised and Participated)
    12 Visioning workshop on “Preparation of plans for Centre of Excellence on Early Childhood Development”, with UNICEF on 10th & 11th of January, 2019.Hotel Seetal, (Organised and Participated)
    13 Workshop on Observance of Early Childhood Care and Education Day with UNICEF, on 27th February 2019 Hotel Seetal, (Organised and Participated)
    14 Workshop on Child Protection awareness with UNICEF, 28th February 2019, Hotel Seetal, (Organised and Participated)
1 Member, American Psychological Association (APA)
2 Member, National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), India
3 Member, International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
4 Life Member, Indian Academy of Applied Psychology
5 Life Member, the Professional Industrial –Organizational Psychologist Network