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Dr.(M/S). Mitali Chinara

Mitali Chinara Name : Dr.(M/S).   Mitali Chinara
Designation : Professor & Head
Qualification : MA, M Phil, Ph.D
Phone No. : 9437111456
E-mail ID : mitalichinara(at)yahoo(dot)co(dot)in
  • Economics of Social sector
  • Quantitative techniques
  • Econometrics
  • Macro-economics
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Basic Econometrics
  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Research Methodology
  • Macro-Economics.
  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 Sujata Kumari 2019 A study of Indian stock market: Volatility clustering and relationship with macroeconomic variables.
      2 Gitanjali Mahuri 2019 Use of biomass fuel and health issues of women in rural Odisha: A case study in Keonjhar district.
      3 Sasmita Dalai 2019 Status of women in construction sector: A case study in Bhubanesawr city.
      4 Sumitra Sethi 2018 Determinants of the decision to migrate and the amount of remittance of industrial labourers: A case study in Rourkela, Odisha.
      5 Dinamani Biswal 2018 Determinants of education loan for higher education in Odisha.
      6 Bijaya Kumar Mallick 2017 Existing agricultural practices of Kandha tribe: A study on Daringbadi block of Kandhamal district, Odisha
      7 Lopamudra Behara 2017 Impact of a large industry in a rural area: A case study of FACOR in Bhadrak, Odisha.
      8 Niharika Biswal 2016 Growth trajectory and sectoral inter-linkages in Odisha: An econometric analysis.
      9 Rudrakshya Pradhan 2016 Problems, prospects and challenges of Sponge Iron industries in Odisha: A case study of Jharsuguda district
      10 Rupesh Ku Maharana 2015 “A study of the link between economic growth and public debt in Indian economy: A time series analysis from 1980 to 2013”
      11 Jitendra Kumar Basti 2014 “MGNREGA and its Impact on Migration and Income: A Case Study of Nandapur Grampanchayat of Khurdha district”.
      12 Manaswini Panda 2014 Financial Inclusion and Women Empowermen: A Study on the Women of Pattamundai Block of Kendrapara district”
      13 Biswajeet Mohanty 2013 “A Study of Odishan Handicrafts:A Case Study of Raghurajpur Heritage Crafts Village, Puri”
      14 Bidisha Chatterjee 2013 East coast railways: Issues, performance and challenges”.
      15 Rajat Kumar Mallick 2012 Credit facilities for MSMEs
      16 Sanghamitra Sethi 2012 Micro-finance through Self Help Groups and its impact on poverty alleviation
      17 Sunita Mishra 2011 Tourism and Odisha economy
      18 Pradeep Kumar Swain 2011 Agricultural growth in Odisha
    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 Laxminarayan Panda 2016 ` Prof Satyakam Mishra Integrated diary development project: An impact study in selected districts in Orissa;
  2. Journal Publications :
    1. International Publications:
      1 “Synthesis of black money and voluntary disclosure of income schemes (VDIS) in India- New plans and perspectives”, (Co-author- Prof J K Parida),(2016) International journal of research in Economics and Social Sciences, 6(2), 270-280. 2016-17
      2 ‘MSMEs in Indian economy in the era of economic reforms: An analytical study’, published in Intercontinental Journal of Finance Research Review ,2015:3(9):48-59 2015-16
    2. National Publications:
      1 “Gender discrimination in wage earnings: A study of Indian wage market”, published in Indian journal of Labour Economics, (ISSN: 0971-7927 (Print) 0019-5308 (Online))March 2018, Vol 61, Issue 1,(157-169) 2018-19
      2 “What worth is a BIT? Impact of BIT on FDI inflows into India”, published in Focus: Journal of International Business, (ISSN: 2347-4459), July-December, 2017, Vol 4, Issue 2. (45-59)(Co-Author: Anshuman Kamila) 2017-18
      3 “Gender discrimination in wages across labour markets in India- A Blinder Oaxaca investigation”, published in Abhinav National Monthly refereed journal of Research in Commerce and Management, (Online ISSN-2277-1166), June. 2017, Vol 6, Issue 6 (UGC journal list no 4756) 2017-18
      4 “The tyranny of numbers- Gender wage-gaps and their decomposition”, published in Orissa Economic Journal, (ISSN No. 0976-5409), Vol. 48, No. 1, 2017.(92-102) (Co-Author: Anshuman Kamila) 2017-18
      5 “Nationalization of Indian Coal industry: An analysis from equity and efficacy”, published in International Journal of Development Studies (IJDS), (ISSN 0975-5799), Jan-June 2017, Vol.IX, Issue 1 (UGC journal list no 4534) 2017-18
      6 “Changing trends in financing of higher education: A critical review”, (Co-author – H S Rout) (2016), published in “Manthan journal of Commerce and management”, (ISSN:2347-4440 for print and ISSN:2395-2601 for online), July-December, 2016, Vol 3, Issue 2(UGC journal list no. M1900) 2017-18
      7 “Post amalgamation prospects of Regional Rural Banks in Odisha: Policies and practices, (Co-author: Anshuman Kamila), (2016), published in “Mudra journal of Finance and Accounting”, (ISSN 2347-4467 for print and ISSN 2395-2598 Online), July-December, 2016, Vol 3, Issue 2 (UGC journal list no. M1901) 2016-17
      8 “(Non-)Convergence of Indian states- behaviour of measures of inequality and evidence on neo-classical conditional convergence” (2016) Published in Odisha Economic Journal (ISSN No. 0976-5409), Vol 47, No.1&2 , Vol 48, Jan-June, July-Dec, 2016 2016-17
      9 “Women’s financial inclusion: the path travelled and the way forward”, (Co-author Anshuman Kamila) published in  Odisha Economic Journal ,2015:47(1): 108 -118 2015-16
      10 “Promotion and development of women agro-entrepreneurs for sustainable rural development: An empirical study” published in Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies,2015: 4(8):133-140 2015-16
      11 ‘The visible of the invisible trade: Trends, challenges and prospects of tourism in India’, (2015), Orissa Journal of Commerce, 36(1),107-120 2015-16
      12 “Issues and challenges in sustainability of RRBs- A case sudy of Odisha’(Co-author A Kamila)(2015), SJCC Management Research Review, 5(2), 125-149 2015-16
      13 “New horizon of women labour market in India: Retrospects and Prospects”, published in The Indian journal of Eco-Finance,2014:13(4):5-14 2014-15
      14 “A case of optimality of SME investments: Effect of integration with large units – An Indian experience” published in Economic Administration Review,2014: 31(2):45-59 2014-15
      15 “Declining child sex ratio: Cause for concern (2014)”, published in NAM Today , 2014:42(10-11):14-18 2014-15
      16 “Women in Indian Labour Market: Trends and prospects” , published in Samikshya, A Journal of Directorate of Economics & Statistics, Odisha, 2013: 7(1):39-54 2013-14
      17 ‘Missing Girl Children: A reflection from 2011 Census’, published in  Utkal Economic Papers, 2012: 15(1): 67-78 2012-13
      18 “ Urbanization in India: Trends and Challenges”, published in Odisha Economic Journal ,2012: 44(1&2):104-117 2012-13
      19 ‘Power sector reforms in Orissa- A reflection’, (Co-author M K Mishra) published in  Utkal Economic Papers, 2000:12(1): 2000-01
    3. Review Articles(State Level Publications):
  3. Conference Publication(Presented/Published in proceedings):



  1. Edited Books :
    1 Edited Books: Economic Development and Poverty in India’ (ISBN 978-81-7708-292-0) (Co-editor Bhabesh Sen), New Century Publications, New Delhi, 2012.
    2 “MSMEs in emerging India”, (Co-editor – H S Rout), (ISBN- 978-81-7708-453-5), New Century Publications, New Delhi, 2017.
    3 ‘Social Exclusion And Gender : Some reflections’ (ISBN 978-93-5074-001-9) ( Co-editors- N Rath, N Mohanty, A Mohanty), Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi, 2012.
  2. Text Books :
    1 Mineral Resources of Orissa: Exploring Development Horizons” (Co-author Sarita Supkar): Published in “National Resources and Economic Development”, Edited by Dr. Padmaja Mishra, Deep & Deep Publications Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi,2006; pp 146-154.
    2 A Gender Perspective on Food Security”, Published in ‘Social Exclusion And Gender: Some Reflections’ (ISBN 978-93-5074-001-9) (Editors-M Chinara, N Rath, N Mohanty, A Mohanty), Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi,2012; pp 74-87.
    3 Quality issues of Indian Higher Education System”, Published in “Qualitative Improvement of NAAC Accredited Colleges” Edited by Suhas Roy, Ekushe Publishers, Kolkata, 2012;(ISBN: 978-81-924889-1-2); pp 127-141.
    4 ‘Social Exclusion And Gender : Some reflections’ (ISBN 978-93-5074-001-9) ( Co-editors- N Rath, N Mohanty, A Mohanty), Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi, 2012.
  3. Book Chapters :
    1 Book Chapters: Financial Inclusion through India Post”(Co-author S K Kamila); Published in “Financial Inclusion, Inclusive Growth and the poor”, Edited by P Mishra, A R Behera and H S Rout, New Century Publication, New Delhi ,2014;(ISBN 978-81-7708-367-5); pp 55-72.
    2 “Micro-finances through Self Help Groups and its impact on povert: A case study in Odisha”, (Co-author- S Sethi), published in “Women in Indian Society on a Resurgent path: A new perspective”, (ISBN: 978-93-86714-51-0), edited S Acharya, S Tripathy, A Mohanty, N Barik, Kunal Books, New Delhi
    3 “MSMEs- Introduction and Overview”(2017), (Co-author- H S Rout) published in “MSMEs in emerging India”, (ISBN- 978-81-7708-453-5), edited by M. Chinara and H S Rout.
    4 “Sustainable women entrepreneurship in handicraft sector – A case study of KBK districts of Odisha”, published in “Women entrepreneurship in North East India”, edited by E N Singh and B K Das ( ISBN 81-8324-645-1); Mittal Publishers, New Delhi.
    5 “Quality issues of Indian Higher Education System”, Published in “Qualitative Improvement of NAAC Accredited Colleges” Edited by Suhas Roy, Ekushe Publishers, Kolkata, 2012;(ISBN: 978-81-924889-1-2); pp 127-141
    6 “A Gender Perspective on Food Security”, Published in ‘Social Exclusion And Gender: Some Reflections’ (ISBN 978-93-5074-001-9) (Editors-M Chinara, N Rath, N Mohanty, A Mohanty), Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi,2012; pp 74-87
    7 “Mineral Resources of Orissa: Exploring Development Horizons” (Co-author Sarita Supkar): Published in “National Resources and Economic Development”, Edited by Dr. Padmaja Mishra, Deep & Deep Publications Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi,2006; pp 146-154
  4. Research Books :
    1 Research Reports: A Research Report entitled " Institutional Support for women in Odisha” (with N Rath and A Mohanty), School of Women’s Study, Utkal University, Vani vihar, Bhubaneswar, 2011.
    2 A Research Report entitled “Women in corporate houses of Odisha”, (with N Rath and A Mohanty), School of Women’s Study, Utkal University, Vani vihar, Bhubaneswar, 2011.
    3 A Research Report entitled “Will Odishan handicrafts survive in a globalised world? A case study of Raghurajpur handicraft village, Puri”, financed by Ministry of Finance, Government of India, 2012.
  1. Workshops:
    1 Gender Dimensions of Rural-Urban Migration” presented in 43rd Annual Conference of Odisha Economics Association held in Department of Economics, Udayanath Autonomous College of Science and Technology, Prachi Jnanapitha, Adaspur, Cuttack during 19-20 February 2011.
    2 Women’s Financial Inclusion : Path travelled and Way forward”, presented in Annual Conference of Orissa Economic Association held in Centurion University, Bhubaneswar during 21-22 February 2015.
    3 Corporate Social Responsibility â?? The Myth and Reality”, presented in 67th All India Commerce Conference 2014, held in KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, during 27-29 December 2014.
    4 Keynote Speaker in 67th All India Commerce Conference of Indian Commerce Association held in KIIT University Bhubaneswar during 27-29 December 2014.
    5 Changing dimensions of financial inclusion in India : The Role of Postal Network” presented in World Finance and Banking Symposium 2013, held in Beijing, China during 16-17 December 2013.
    6 A Gender Perspective on Food Security” presented in National Conference on “Social Sector in India : Issues and Challenges, held in Department of Analytical and Applied Economics, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar during 29-30 March 2013.
    7 Global Skill Enhancement Programme conducted by Infosys BPO at Infosys – Bhubaneswar during 17 June – 30 June 2009.
    8 Land Acquisition and Rehabilitation and Resettlement Bill 2011 : A historical and gender perspective” presented in 45th Annual Conference of Odisha Economics Association, held in National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar, during 9 â?? 10 February 2013.
    9 Urbanisation in India â?? Trends and Challenges” presented in 44th Annual Conference of Odisha Economics Association 2012 held in LN Sahu Mahavidyalaya, Jagatpur, Cuttack during 21-22 January 2012.
    10 Poverty and Human Development” presented in UGC Sponsored National Conference on “Challenges in Financing Human Development in India” held in Department of Economics, Tagore Arts College in collaboration with Department of Economics, Pondicherry University during 20-21 January 2012.
    11 UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Economics organized by Academic Staff College, Utkal University held during 3 December – 23 December 2001.
    12 UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Economics organized by Academic Staff College, Sambalpur University held during 27 August – 16 September 2002.
    13 UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Economics organized by Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Bhubaneswar from 14 July – 2 August 2003.
    14 UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Economics organized by Academic Staff College, Utkal University held during 23 November – 13 December 2004.
    15 Training programmes/ RC/OC attended: UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme in Human Values in Education organized by Academic Staff College, Utkal University held during 18 November – 15 December 2010.
    16 Micro Finance Institutions and Women Empowerment â?? A Case Study” presented during 60th All India Commerce Conference held in Department of Commerce, Osmania University, Hyderabad during 27-29 December 2007.
    17 “Convergence of Indian States: Behaviour of measures of inequality and evidence on neo-classical conditional convergence”, presented in 48th Annual Conference of Odisha Economics Association during 13-14 February, 2016.
    18 Five Day Workshop on Research, Innovation and Technology in Higher Education, organized by Department of Higher and Professional Education, NUEPA, held at Human Resource Development Centre, Goa University, Goa, during 28 January-1 February, 2019
    19 “Woes of women workers in urban informal sector: An exposition”, presented in Golden Jubilee Conference of Orissa Economics Association, held on 10-11 February, 2018, held in NCDS, Bhubaneswar.
    20 Chaired a session on “Communication and Children: A Developmental Approach” in the National Conference on Communication for Social Change, Development and Empowerment in Rural India, organized by Centre for Children Studies, KIIT School of Rural Management and School of Mass Communicatiojn, supported by UNICEF India, held during 4-5 December, 2017.
    21 Delivered an Invited Talk in UGC sponsored Skill Development Workshop on “Mining of Open Macro Data and Analysis using SPSS”, organized by P G department of A & A Economics, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar held during 18-19 March, 2017.
    22 “The Tyranny of Numbers – Gender Wage-Gaps and their decomposition”, presented in XLIX Annual Conference of Orissa Economics Association, held on 11-12 February, 2017, held in Rama Devi Women’s University, Bhubaneswar.
    23 “Exploring Growth Drivers of Odisha economy: An Econometric Analysis from 1950-51 to 2014-15”, presented in Annual Conference of The Indian Econometric Society, held during 22-24 December, 2016, at NISER, Bhubaneswar.
    24 Specialised Course in Higher Education: Equity, Privatization and Internationalization organized by NUEPA, New Delhi and Sabitri Bai Phule Pune University held during 12-23 December, 2016.
    25 “Adaptation strategies for climate change and poverty reduction: A case study in Odisha”, presented in the National Workshop on Building Climate Resilience and Mainstreaming DRR in the State of Odisha, organized by Climate Action Network South Asia and PG Department of Geography, Utkal University, on 23-24 April, 2016, at Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
    26 "Progress of Financing of Higher Education in Odisha”, presented in Analysis framework Workshop of the National research Project titled “Financing of Public Higher Education Institutions in India: A study of flow of funds and their utilization” organized by CPRHE/NUEPA, on 18-19 April, 2016 in NUEPA, New Delhi.
    27 “Population dynamics and demographic transition in Odisha; Evidence from Census,2011”, presented in the data dissemination Workshop on Census 2011 organised by the Department of A & A Economics in collaboration with the Directorate of Census Operations, Odisha, Bhubaneswar held on 24 February, 2016.
  2. Seminars:
    1 NREGA and Poverty Reduction in Rural India” presented in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Economic Development and Rural Poverty in India” held in Department of Analytical and Applied Economics, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar during 28-29 March 2011.
    2 Women Entrepreneurship in Odisha â?? the Issues, Perspectives and Challenges” presented during UGC Sponsored International Seminar on “Development of Entrepreneurship in MSME â??a way forward to sustainability” held in P G Department of Commerce, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar during 6-7 March 2012.
    3 Financial Inclusion through India Posts” presented in National Seminar on “Financial Inclusion and Inclusive Growth in India”, held in P G Department of Analytical and Applied Economics, Utkal University, during 17-18 October 2012.
    4 Women Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development in Odisha” presented in UGC Sponsored International Seminar on “Innovation and Competitive Strategies for Sustainable Entrepreneurship” held in P G Department of Commerce (DRS - II), Utkal University, Bhubaneswar during 23-24 February 2013.
    5 Keynote Speaker in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Management Practices and Sustainable Development held by PG Department of Business Management, FM University Balasore during 23-24 March 2014.
    6 Self Help Groups and Entrepreneurship Development â?? A Critical Appraisal”, presented in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Strategic Entrepreneurial Innovation for Sustainable Tribal Area Development, held in P G Department of Commerce, Utkal University during 27 March 2014.
    7 Sustainable women entrepreneurship in Handicraft Sector of KBK district of Odisha”, presented in ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on “Women Entrepreneurship in North East India â?? Issues and Challenges”, held by Mizoram Central University, Aizawl, during 26-27 February, 2015.
    8 Employment and Employability : The New Dimensions”, presented in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Recent Trends in Business Education and Employability held in MPC Autonomous College, Baripada during 24-25 March 2015.
    9 Changing role of SMEs in a developing Economy â?? Evidences from Odisha”, presented in National Seminar on “Manufacturing Sector in India â?? Issues and challenges”, held by P G Department of Commerce, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar during 25-26 March, 2015.
    10 Changing Role of Commercial Banks in a developing economy”, presented in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Banking: Emerging Trends, Challenges and Opportunities held in Ravenshaw University, Cuttack during 29 March 2015.
    11 Corporate Social Responsibility â?? An Emerging Trend in the Banking Sector of India”, presented in National Seminar held by Department of PM and IR, Utkal University on Corporate Social Responsibility during 9-10 May 2015.
    12 Research papers presented in Seminars/Conferences: Corporate Social Responsibility â?? An Emerging Trend in the Banking Sector of India”, presented in National Seminar held by Department of PM and IR, Utkal University on Corporate Social Responsibility during 9-10 May 2015.
    13 Presented a paper titled “Attracting FDI in India bit by bit – Do BITs significantly impact inflow of FDI into India” in Two day National seminar on Indian economy: Emerging issues and challenges for sustainable development , organised by Birla Global University during 23-24 November, 2018
    14 Chaired a session in Two day National seminar on Indian economy: Emerging issues and challenges for sustainable development , organised by Birla Global University during 23-24 November, 2018
    15 “Entrepreneurship and rural development: A case study”, presented in International Seminar on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship for sustainable development”, organized by PG dept. Of Commerce, Utkal University, held during 8-9 March, 2018.
    16 Chaired a session in the International Seminar on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship for sustainable development”, organized by PG dept. Of Commerce, Utkal University, held during 8-9 March, 2018
    17 Chaired a session on the State level Seminar on “Public Sector Banks at Crossroads and their way forward”, organized by Birla Global University. Bhubaneswar, on 14 October, 2017.
    18 “Women entrepreneurs: Problems in accessing institutional finance”, paper presented in the National Seminar on Banking & Entrepreneurship: 2017((Recent trends and opportunities), held during 14-15 May, 2017, by School of Commerce, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack.
    19 “Quantifying gender gap in rural market: the Blinder-Oaxaca Technique”, presented in ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on “Gender Discrimination in Rural Labour Market in India”, organized during 28-29 March, 2017, by Ravenshaw University, Cuttack.
    20 “The hidden challenge of rural economy: Gender discrimination in rural wage market”, presented in UGC sponsored International Seminar on “Resurgent Rural India: A Paradigm Shift, organized on 18-19 March, 2017 by P G department of Commerce, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
    21 “Gender Gaps for Women at Work: A Global Perspective”, presented in National Seminar on “Women at Crossroads”, held on 21 February, 2017, organized by P G department of Public Administration and department of Journalism & Mass Communication, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
    22 “Financing of Public Higher Education Institutions in Odisha: A Study of Flow of Funds and their Utilization”, presented in International Seminar on “Innovations in Financing of Higher Education” organized by CPRHE/NUEPA and British Council, on 16-17 February, 2017.
    23 “Odishi Music: Past and present”, presented in National Seminar on “Indian Arts Enshrined in Textual Traditions: with Special Reference to Odisha” held on 30-31 January, 2017, organized by department of Sanskrit and Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts, in Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
    24 "Financing of MSMEs: Issues and challenges”, presented in the National Seminar on “MSMEs: the engine of Indian Economy”, held during 27-28 January, 2017, organized by P G department of A & A Economics, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
1 Second position in Utkal University merit list in Intermediate Science Examination, 1983.
2 Fourth position in the Utkal University merit list in Economics (Hons), 1985.
3 University Gold medal for securing the First position in First class in MA in Utkal University, 1987.
  1. Teaching:
  2. Important Activities:
    1 Member, Subject Research Committee in Economics, Utkal University
    2 Member, Board of Studies in Economics and A & A Economics, Utkal University
    3 Member, Board of Studies in Economics and Gender Studies, Rama Devi Women’s University, Bhubaneswar.
    4 Vice Chancellor’s nominee to Board of Studies of several colleges under Utkal University
    5 Vice Chancellor’s nominee to the Governing Body of D A V college of Business Management, Bhubaneswar
    6 Vice Chancellor’s nominee to the Governing Body of MIMTS, Bhubaneswar.
    7 Odisha Economic Association (Life Member)
    8 Indian Economic Association (Life member)
    9 The Indian Econometric Society (Life member)
  3. Research Projects Undertaken:
    1 Co-PI in a project entitled “Financing of higher education in India: A study of flow of funds and its utilization”, financed by CPRHE-NUEPA, New Delhi.
    2 PI in a project entitled “Will Odishan handicrafts survive in a globalised world? A case study of Raghurajpur handicraft village, Puri”, financed by Ministry of Finance, Government of India, 2012. (Completed)
    3 Co-PI in a project entitled “Women in corporate houses of Odisha”, financed by School of Women’s Study, Utkal University, Vani vihar, Bhubaneswar, 2011. (Completed)
    4 Co-PI in a project entitled "Institutional Support for women in Odisha”, financed by School of Women’s Study, Utkal University, Vani vihar, Bhubaneswar, 2011. (Completed)
  4. Invited Lectures:
  5. Administrative/Executive experience:
    1 Head, Department of Economics, Utkal University since 18 February 2019.
    2 Director, UGC – HRDC, Utkal University since 1 July 2018.
    3 Superintendent, Ladies Hostel No.V, Utkal University from 25 October, 2014 to 22 June 2018.
    4 Course Coordinator, School of Women’s Study, Utkal University from 12 July, 2011 to 11 September, 2014.
    5 Head, Department of Economics, Utkal University from 1 June, 2013 to 31 May, 2015
    6 Vice-President, Cultural Association, Utkal University since June, 2015
  6. Conference organized as Organizing Secretary:
1 An ‘A’ grade artist of All India Radio and Door Darshan
2 Has a large number of cassettes and CDs to her credit
3 Performed as a solo artist in many classical and semi-classical concerts across the length and breadth of the country and abroad
4 Has been a part of Indian contingent in the Festival of India held in the former USSR and South America
5 Recipient of the State Award as the Best female play-back singer for the year 2004
6 Has rendered voice for the first ever Theme Song of Utkal University, adopted in 2016.