Designation : Professor
School / Centre : VIT Business School
Department : HR and OB

Educational Details

Ranchi University, Ranchi

B.A. (Honors)
Psychology Honors
Graduated in 1999

Utkal University, Bhubaneswar

Human Resource Management & Marketing Management
Graduated in 2001

Ranchi University, Ranchi

Industrial Psychology & Clinical Psychology
Graduated in 2004

Ranchi University, Ranchi

Psychology: Industrial Psychology
Graduated in 2011

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Management: Organisational Behaviour & Human Resource Management
Graduated in 2017

Post Doctoral Experiences

Research Details

Areas of Specialization
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management
  • Industrial Psychology
  • Stress Management
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Psychological Capital
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychological Contract
  • Organizational Justice
  • Talent Management & Leadership.

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Completed Consultancy Project Details

Title Funding Agency
Training and Counselling Academy of Prison and Correctional Administration, Vellore, T.N.

Completed Funded Project Details

Title Funding Agency
A Study on Stress and Probability of Psychiatric Problems among the Under Trial and Convicted Men and Women Prisoners in Vellore Prisons Indian Council of Social Sciences Research (ICSSR), New Delhi

Books / Book Chapters Published Details

Title Publisher Published Year
Behaviour in Financial Markets: A Psychological Perspective Paramount Publishing House 2017
Neuro-HR: Need and Importance in 21st Century Workplace Pulam Publications 2017

Awards & Recognitions Details

  • Received Second Best Research Paper Awards in HR Track in the International Research Summit AVLOKAN- 2021 organised by Faculty Research Cell – Gyanidhi and SRDC – Vidhyanidhi, CMS, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), Bengaluru, India.
  • Received Certificate of Appreciation for the Best Research Award in the Year- 2020, 2019, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2011 by VIT University, Vellore.
  • Received first prize in the faculty debate competition on “Teaching challenges for Teachers in 21st century and solutions” conducted by Academic Staff College, VIT University, Vellore on the occasion of Teachers Day, 2014.
  • Received Star Performer Award by Nicholas Piramal India Ltd. in Bangkok, Thailand, 2006
  • Received I -Man Award by Nicholas Piramal India Ltd., 2006

Other Information

Editorial Experience : Reviewed research manuscripts for the reputed international peer reviewed journals (Emerald Publishing, Sage Publications, and Elsevier- Scopus Indexed & ABDC Listed Journals).