Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in sociology
Dr. Hiremath Siddharamesh Lingayya
Professor
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in sociology
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail:
Tel No.: +91 8472-263279 (O)
+91 8472-263205/06 (Fax)
Residence
B-9, Staff Quarters University Campus
Jnana Ganga
Gulbarga - 585 105 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 245839 (R)
+91 9342352068 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 15th August 1955
Academic Qualifications: M.A., Ph.D., Ph.D.
1.

M.A. in Sociology with First Class and Second Rank (with Industrial Sociology as Specialization) from Karnatak University.

1978
2. Ph.D. in Sociology, in the area of Industrial Relations from Karnatak University, under the guidance of Dr. K. Chandrashekhariah, M.A., D.Phil. (Frankfurt), Ph.D., Senior Professor and Chairman, Department of Sociology, Karnatak University, Dharwad. 1984
3. Ph.D. in Social Work in the field of Organizational Behavior from Karnatak University under the guidance of Dr. G.S. Bidarkoppa, Professor and Chairman, Department of Social Work, Karnatak University, Dharwad. 1993
4. C.C.Y.Ed., one year course in Yoga Education from Karnatak University, Dharwad. 1978
5. Registered for Diploma in Higher Education with Indira Gandhi National Open University.  
Areas of Specialization

Industrial Relations, Sociology of Professions, Gender Studies.

Teaching Experience
1.

Three years at Karnatak University as UGC Senior Research Fellow between 1980 and 1983 for students of MA in Sociology.

2.

One academic term at Karnatak University Post Graduate Campus, Belgaum as Lecturer for students of MA in Sociology (1983).

3.

Teaching MA, M.Phil and Pre-Ph.D. students at Gulbarga University as Lecturer, Reader and Professor since November 1983.

4.

Teaching Indira Gandhi National Open University students from 1988.

5.

Engaging classes at IAS and KAS Coaching Centre.

6.

Teaching Research Methodology to M.Ed., students at vocational M.Ed., Course, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

7.

Teaching PG M.Phil. Courses in Women’s Studies since 1997.

8.

Teaching UG and PG Students of Karnataka State Open University Students.

9.

Served as guest faculty at Siddharth Law College, Gulbarga.

Positions Held
1. Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences
2. Member, Gulbarga University Senate
3. Member, Syndicate
4. Member, Academic Council 
5. Member UGC Advisory Committee for SAP
6. UGC Observer for NET, SLET Subject Chairman
7. Chairman, Local Enquiry Committee, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
8. Member Secretary, Academic and Administrative Audit Committee (UGC)
9. Member NAAC Steering Committee
10. Chairman, Department of Sociology
11. Chairman, Department of Women’s Studies
12. Chairman, Board of Studies in Sociology
13. Chairman, PG BOS in Human Resources Management
14. Chairman, PG BOS in Journalism and Mass Communication
15. Chairman, PG BOS in Women’s Studies
16. Chairman, UG BOS in Rural Development
17. Chairman, UG BOS in Fashion Design Technology
18. Chairman, UG BOS in Defence and Strategic Studies
19. UG BOS in Philosophy.
20. President, Gulbarga University Sociological Society.
21. Vice President, Karnataka Sociological Association.
22. President, Karnataka Sociological Association.
23. Member, Research Advisory Committee, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
24. Member, XI Plan Proposal Committee.
25. Member, Core Committee on Quality Assurance Cell.
26. Member, Internal Quality Assurance Committee.
27. Member, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Board.
28. Chairman, Academic Council Sub-Committee on Assessment of ECA.
29. Member, Statute Committee (LIC).
30. Chairman, Affiliation Committee for PG Courses – Gulbarga, Raichur, Bidar, Bellary and Koppal.
31. Chairman, Affiliation Committee (LIC) for Bellary
32. Member, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Personality Test (Interview) Board.
33. Chairman, Manipur Public Service Commission, Civil Service Main Exams in Sociology.
34 Member, Bihar Public Service Commission Board of Exams.
35 AP Public Service Commission, Punjab PSC.
36 Member, Ministry of HRD Advisory Committee on National Policy on Youth.
Administrative Experience
1. Served as Chairman, Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Served as Chairman, Department of Women’s Studies, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Served as Programme Coordinator NSS, Gulbarga University from 24th January 1992 to 24th January 2000.
4. Worked as Student Welfare Officer of the Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
5. Served as Resident Warden of University Hostels.
6. Served as Member of NAAC Steering Committee.
7. Served as Member of Reception Committee for UGC Visiting Committee.
8. Served as Member Secretary of Academic and Administrative Audit Committee for preparation of reports to be submitted to UGC.
9. Served as Member of Annual Reports Committee of the University.
10. Served as Co-Convener of SAARC International Youth Festival.
11. Served as Co-Convener of All India Inter University Youth Festival (Guldasta).
12. Served as Co-Convener of South Zone Inter University Youth Festival (Gulfest).
13. Served as Member Secretary, School Betterment Committee, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
14. Served as Member, X Plan Midterm Review Committee, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
15. Serving as Member Gulbarga University Malpractice Committee for Teachers (two terms).
Academic Responsibilities and Positions
1. Serving as Member on Editorial Advisory Committee of India Sociological Society’s, National Journal – Sociological Bulletin.
2. Severed as Member, NAAC Steering Committee, 2001.
3. Member Secretary of Academic and Administrative Audit Committee to prepare and submit report to the UGC.
4. Member, Drafting Committee for preparation of IX Plan Proposal of Gulbarga University.
5. Member of Drafting Committee for preparation of X Plan Proposal for Gulbarga University.
6. Member, Committee for Development Plan for Gulbarga University, Gulbarga to be submitted to UGC.
7. Member, Committee for Evolving Common Question Paper Pattern for UG Courses.
8. Chairman, Ad-hoc Board of Studies in Human Resources Management for Formulating Syllabus and Regulations.
9. Chief Coordinator, PG Entrance Exams.
10. Served as UGC Observed for UGC NET Exams at……
11. Served as Chairman, BOE in Sociology for SET Exams of Department of Education, GOK in Collaboration with UGC.
12. Served as member of IQAC Internal Quality Assurance Committee of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
13. Member of AC for Preparation of Reaccreditation Appraisal Report of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for NAAC.
14. Served as Chairman of Local Inquiry Committee (Affiliation Committee) of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for Gulbarga Rural, Gulbarga District (Local) Bellary District and Gulbarga District.
15. Serving as member of Academic Council Sub-Committee for Evolving Guidelines for Assessment of ECA in Colleges Affiliated to Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
Research Guidance

Doctor of Philosophy: 07

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Dr. Raghavendra Gudagunti Executive Functions:  A Sociological Analysis.  
2. Dr. Laxmi Devi Harsoor A Sociological Study of Korcha Community.  
3. Dr. C. Somashekhar Physicians:  A Sociological Inquiry  
4. Dr. Ramesh Sonkamble Personnel Policies and Practices in Cement Industries. (in Social Work)  
5. Dr. Jayashree Vinayakrao Kulkarni Workers’ Participation in Management.  
6. Dr. S.B. Hulimani. Social Implications of Natural Disaster  
7. Dr. K.S. Malipatil Human Resources Development (HRD):  HRD Practices in Public and Private Industries. (in Social Work)  

Master of Philosophy : 14

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Raghavendra Gudagunti Student Technician: A Study of Occupational Aspirations Among Engineering Students. 1988
2. Pothalkar Shivputra Industrial Disputes in Karnataka. 1989
3. Sindhe Jaganath Grievance Procedure in Cement Industries. 1990
4. Sedamkar Chandrakumar Small-Scale Industries: A Sociological Analysis. 1991
5. Kulkarni Suvarna Women in Medical Profession: A Study of Role Conflict. 1992
6. Nainoor Dashrat Role of Zilla Parishad in Rural Industrialization. 1993
7. Astagi Shanta Socialization of Child in Veerashaiva Community. 1994
8. Miskin Rajendra Rural Industrialization in Hyderabad-Karnataka. 1994
9. Jaikishan Thakur Dimensions of Divorce. 1995
10. Satish Kumar Gaikwad Child Marriage: Causes and Consequences. 1996
11. Haji Begum International Migration: Its Implications for Family Among Muslims. 1996
12. Jyoti Kamaradgi Child Labour: Causes and Consequences.  
13. Ramanna Amarappa Sociological Study of School Drop-outs in Hyderabad-Karnataka.  
14. Manjula Kale Electronic Media and Life Style.  

Research Fellowship

1. Awarded UGC Junior Research Fellowship to carryout Doctoral Research from 1978 to 1980.
2. Awarded UGC Senior Research Fellowship to carryout Doctoral Research from 1980 to 1983.
Research Projects

On going

Sl.No. Title of the project Funding Agency Duration

Amount sanctioned

1. “Social Realities of Rural Education:  Constraints and Remedial Strategies” (Major Project) University Grants Commission 3 years 3.8 lakhs
2. “Strategies for Human Resources Development – An Educational Approach” – submitted University Grants Commission    

Completed

Sl.No. Title of the project Funding Agency Duration

Amount sanctioned

1. Development of Cottage and Village Industries in Hyderabad-Karnataka Hyderabad-Karnataka Development Board    
2. Alienation and Job Satisfaction Among Industrial Workers Gulbarga University, Gulbarga    
3. Population Dynamics:  Social Strategy for Development of Hyderabad-Karnataka Hyderabad-Karnataka Development Board    
4. Project on Corporate Social Responsibility at JVSL, Steel Plant      
5. Project on Quality of Life Index carried out research project on Comparative Study of Industrial Democracy in India and France on Indo-French Academic Exchange Programme. Jindal Steel Limited    
6. Served as UGC Observer on SAP research programme at Shivaji University, Kolhapur      
7. Served as member of Azim Premji Foundation for evaluation of Sarva Sheksha Abhiyan      
8. Human Fertility in Rural Karnataka:  Social Components of Policy Perspective Karnataka Social Welfare Advisory Board    
9. Hospital Waste Management:  Assessment of Socio-cultural Impact. (Part of Major Project) Central Pollution Control Board and Center for Environment Education    
10.

Review of BPL Survey in Gulbarga District (Co-project)

Zilla Panchayat, Gulbarga    
Awards :
1. Indo French - Faculty Exchange Award.
2. DAAD - German Academic Exchange Programme.
Books Published :
1. Participative Management and Industrial Performance.
2. Industrial Relations System.
3. Union Leadership - An Industrial Relations Approach.
4. Executive Professionalism.
Research Publications
1. “Trade Union Leadership:  An Industrial Relations Approach” (Book) published by Arihant Publisher, Jaipur, 1989.
2. “Motivational Analysis of Union Membership”, Indian Psychological Review, Vol.31 (1986) pp.31-40.
3. “Occupational Choice of Doctoral Students”, Welfare Economist, Vol.6, No.2, p.31, 1982.
4. “Women, Work and Wedlock:  A Study of Attitudes”, Gulbarga University Research Journal, Vol.1, No.1, 1988.
5. “Alienation of Urban Youth”, Indian Psychological Review, Vol.32, No.10, pp.35-39, 1987.
6. “Industrial Disputes and Union Strategies”, Economic Times, Vol.29, 1989.
7. “Anatomy of Strike:  A Case Study”, Indian Psychological Review, Vol.32, No.1a, pp.21-28, 1987.
8. “Organizational Development”, Gulbarga University Research Journal, Vol.2, No.1, pp.85-90. 1989.
9. “Why Workers Join Unions”, Souvenir, Conference of Centenary Year of Experimental Psychology, 1979.
10. “A Study of Socio-Economic Background of Research Scholars”, Welfare Economist, Vol.7, 1983.
11. “Strategies of Union Leadership”, Gulbarga University Research Journal, Vol.2, No.2, 1989.
12. “Union Leadership in Industrial Relations:  An Appraisal”, in B.L. Mathur (Ed), Industrial Relations:  Challenges and Scene, Arihant Publishers, Jaipur, pp.31-49, 1990.
13. “Women and Employment”, Welfare Economist, Vol.8, 1984.
14. “Union Leadership:  Attitudes and Orientations”, in B.L. Mathur (Ed), Industrial Relations, Jaipur, Arihant Publishers, 1991.
15. “Organizational Development – A Motivating Force in Human Resource Development” in S.C. Jain and Subhas Garg (Eds.), Managing Human Resources, Bombay, Ajanta Book House, 1992.
16. “Industrial Relations Scene in Karnataka” in B.L. Mathur (Ed), Landmarks in Management, Vol.4, Jaipur, Arihant Publishers, 1993.
17. “Organizational Development and Change”, Indian Psychological Review, Vol.36, No.7-8, 1991.
18. “Management of Industrial Relations:  Union Approach” in B.L. Mathur (Ed), Management of Industrial Relations, 1994.
19. “Student Technician:  A Study of Aspirations”, Indian Psychological Review, Vol.38, No.10, 11 & 12, 1992, pp.1-13.
20. “Industrial Relations in Karnataka:  A Causal Analysis” in N.S. Bhist (Ed), Management:  Trends and Issues, Nainital, Gyanodaya, 1994.
21. “Choices for Indian Women:  A Study of Reproductive Behaviour” in R. Indira and D.K. Behera (Eds.), “Gender and Society in India”, Asia Publishing House, Delhi, 2000.
22. “Educational Inequality:  Status of Girl Child in Karnataka” in R.P. Sinha (Ed), Educational Inequalities in India, New Delhi, Vikas Publishing House, 1997.
23. “Empowerment of Rural Women:  Myth or Reality?” in R. Indira and D.K. Behera (Eds.), Gender and Society in India, Asia Publishing House, Delhi, 2000.
24. “Socio-Causal Analysis of Industrial Relations in an Urban Setting” in M.S. Dhadave and C.R. Bada (Eds.), Studies on Rural and Urban India, Jaipur, Rawat, 1996.
25. “Professionalism Among Indian Executives” in Helena Lopata and Anne Figert (Eds.), Current Research on Occupations and Professions:  Getting Down to Business, Greenwhich (USA), JAI Press, 1996, USA.
26. “Social Correlates of Job Satisfaction”, Jnana Ganga Journal, Vol.3, 1994, pp.111-121.
27. “Men Who Manage – A Study of Professionalism in Indian Work Organizations”, Jnana Ganga, Vol.4, No.9-10, 2001, pp.34-50.
28. “Managerial Profession in India”, (book co-authored), ADB Publishers, Jaipur (in Press).
29. “Oligarchic Democracies:  Internal Structure and Administration in Indian Unions (Book), Kanishka Publishers, New Delhi (in Press).
30. “Participative Management, Productivity and Industrial Performance”, Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi (in Press).
31. Published Book Review on “Unity in Diversity:  The Indian Experience of Nation Building” by M.S. Gore, Jaipur and New Delhi, Rawat Publications, 2002 in Sociological Bulletin, Journal of Indian Sociological Society, Vol.53, No.1, Jan-April, 2004.
32. Published Book Review on “Law, State and Society in Indian Context” by J.S. Gandhi, Jaipur and New Delhi, Delhi, Rawat Publications, 2004 in Sociological Bulletin, Journal of Indian Sociological Society, Vol.54, No.3, Sept-Dec, 2005.
33. Wrote Foreword for Book by Prof. R. Venkatasubbaiah, entitled “Scheduled Caste Students in Higher Education:  A Study of Mobility Experience”, published by Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2004.
34. Wrote Foreword for Book by Dr. Ramesh M. Sonkamble, entitled “Personnel Policies and Practices in India”, published by Classical Publishing Company, 2002.
35. Globalization and Emerging Patterns of Corporate Social Responsibility, Seandinanan Journal of Social Issues, Vol.02, Issues January 2006.
36. “Relative Deprivation and Relegious Conversions”, Indian Journal of Mass Movements, Vol.06, March 2006.
37. “Socialization and Gender Identity” in SN Srivastava (Ed), Social Development Cultural Issues Pradhan Publishers, 2006.
38. “Patterns of Participative Management in the Context of Globalization” Sociological Abstracts 2006 (July).
39. “Transnationalizastion, Emerging Organizational Forms and Participative Management”, Sociological Abstracts 2006 (July).
40. “Globalization and Issues of Corporate Identity” Sociological Abstracts, 2006 (July).
41. “MNCs and Participative Management” Sociological Abstracts, 2006 (July).
42. Globalization and Changing Focus of Academic Research”, Sociological Abstracts, July 2006.
43. “Gender Stratification in Higher Education”, Sociological Abstracts, July 2006.
  Accepted for Publication
44. “Trade Union Democracy” Issues and Determiants”, Zen Publications, New Delhi.
45. “Cottage and Village Industries in Hyderabad-Karnataka” in    S.L. Hiremath (Ed), Proceedings of the Workshop on Futurology of Hyderabad-Karnataka Region, Gulbarga University.
46. “Executive Professionalism:  A Study of Indian Work Organizations” in Proceedings of the XXIV All India Sociological Conference (Ed), Prof. K. Narsimha Reddy.
  Communicated
47. “Gender Perspective on Professions”, Concorde Publications, Hongkong.
48. “Corporate Social Responsibility Trends and Challenges”, Proctor Publications, Greenwitch, USA.
49. “Occupational Aspirations Among Engineering Students in an Indian Setting”, Journal of Higher Education.
50. “Machineries for Industrial Peace”, Indian Journal of Industrial Relations.
51. “Women in Medical Profession:  A Study of Role Conflict”, Indian Journal of Social Work.
52. “Social Profile, Orientation and Commitment Among Engineering Students”, Indian Psychological Review.
53. “Education and Aspirations:  A Study of Indian Engineering Students”, Gulbarga University Research Journal.
54. “Role of Relative Deprivation in the Emergence of Social Movements in India” in Prof. Peffer (Free University of Berlin, Germany), (Ed), Social Movements, Psycho-Social Approach.
Research Papers Presented
1. Paper entitled “Organizational Structure and Employee Satisfaction”, presented in Absentia at 21st Annual Meeting of Western Decision Sciences Institute, Reno Nevada, USA, 1992.
2. Paper entitled “Why Workers Join Unions:  Theories of Labor Movement Reconsidered”, Presented at the Conference of the Centenary Year of Experimental Psychology, 1979 at Karnataka University, Dharwad.
3. Paper entitled “Cottage and Village Industries in Hyderabad-Karnataka:  A Blue Print for Development”, presented at Workshop on Futurology of Hyderabad-Karnataka, organized by Institute of Applied Sciences.
4. “Strategies for Rural Development”, presented at Workshop on Rural Development in Hyderabad-Karnataka, organized by Institute of Applied Sciences, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, February 1992.
5. Attended and presented two papers at the XXIV All India Sociological Conference held at Osmania University, Hyderabad from 22nd to 24th December 1997.
6. “Organizational Structure and Employee Satisfaction” in Research Committee on Clinical Sociology [RC 46], Session on Work and Organizations at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
7. “Social Determinants of Job Satisfaction” in Research Committee on Alienation Theory and Research [RC 36], Session on Alienation and Work at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
8. “Social Correlates of Job Satisfaction” in Research Committee on Sociology of Work [RC 30], Session on Sociology of Work and Management Theory at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
9. “Educational Attainments and Occupational Aspirations of Engineering Students” in Research Committee on Sociology of Education [RC 04], Session on Educational and Occupational Attainments at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
10. “Women in Medical Profession” in Thematic Group [RC 06] on Sociology of Occupational Groups, Session on Emergence of New Professional/Occupational Groups at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
11. “Relative Deprivation and Emergence of Social Movements in India” in Research Committee on Social Classes and Social Movements [RC 47], Session on Movements, Markets and Marginalization of Lower Classes in Developing Countries at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
12. “Occupational Aspirations:  A Study of Indian Engineering Students”, Thematic Group No.6, Sociology of Occupational Groups, Session on Education and Work at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
13. “Decision Making in Indian Unions” in Working Group No.01, on Collective Behaviour and Social Movements, Session on New Research on Social Movements at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
14. “Education and Social Change” in Research Committee on Social Stratification [RC 28], Session on Education and Social Change at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
15. “Organizational Determinants of Managerial Satisfaction” in Research Committee on Clinical Sociology [RC 46], Session on Work and Organizations at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
16. “Social Correlates of Workers’ Participation:  An Indian Experience”, Research Committee on Participation, Workers’ Control and Self Management [RC 10], Session on Ideologies and Realities in Participation at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
17. “Organizational Structure and Employee Satisfaction” in Research Committee on Sociology of Organization [RC 17] at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
18. “Education and Social Change Among Muslim Women” in Research Committee on Sociology of Education [RC 04], Session on Education, Modernization and Liberation in Third World Countries at XIII World Congress of Sociology, Bielefield, Germany, July 1994.
19. “Determinants of Professionalism – A Study of Indian Executives” in RC 02, Economy and Society, Session 09C (The New Corporatism:  Innovations in Social Coordination Across World Markets, Chairs:  Matilde Luna and Christina Puga, Universidad Nacinol Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
20. “Gender, Education and Inequality” in RC 04, Sociology of Education, Session 03 (Education, Stratification and Mobility-I, Chairs:  Harry B.G. Ganzeboom, University of Utrecht and Jaap Dronkers, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
21. “Privatization of Medical Education and Professional Practice” in RC 04, Sociology of Education, Session 12 (Marketization, Privatization and Education, Chair:  Julia Kwong, University of Monitoba, Canada) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
22. “Gender Education and Inequality:  A Policy Perspective” in RC 04, Sociology of Education, Session 15 & 16 (Poster Session, Chair:  Jaap Dronkers, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
23. “Democracy in Indian Trade Unions” in RC 10, Participation and Self Management, Session 03 (Round Table, Chairs:  Jolanta Kulpinska, University of Lodz, Poland and Wiking Ehlert University of Oanbruck, Germany) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
24. “Participation for Industrial Peace:  Union Leadership in Industrial Relations” in RC 10, Participation and Self Management, Session 04 (Organizational Changes and Work Place Participation, Chairs:  Peter Leising Utrecht, University of Netherlands and Volkmar Kressig, WIESO, Europa, Germany) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
25. “Professional Commitment Among Indian Physicians” in RC 15, Sociology of Health, Session 04 (Health Care and Professional Education in Developing Countries, Chair:  Eugene B. Gallagher, University of Kentucky, USA) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
26. “Democracy and Representative Rule in Unions and Associations:  Social Techniques of Identification and Measurement” in RC 26, Socio Techniques and Sociological Practice, Session 05 (Social Techniques in Non-Governmental Settings, Chair:  Melinda MacDonald, Canada) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
27. “Gender, Education and Inequality” in RC 28, Social Stratification, Session 04 (Education, Stratification and Mobility I, Chairs:  Harry B.G. Ganzeboom, University of Utrecht and Jaap Dronkers, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
28. “Professional Orientations Among Executives” in RC 30, Sociology of Work, Session 11 (Distribution of Accepted Papers, Chairs:  Leni Beukema, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
29. “Women, Education and Fertility:  An Indian Experience” in RC 41, Sociology of Population, Session 10 (Fertity II, Chair:  Dimeji Togunde, Albion College, USA) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
30. “Professional Competence:  A Study of Indian Physicians” in RC 46, Clinical Sociology, Session 15 (Professional Training as Clinical Sociology Issue, Chair:  Francesco M. Battisti, University of Cassino, Italy) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
31. “Professional Commitment Among Indian Executives” in WG 02, Sociology of Occupational Groups, Session 01 (Professional Socialization and Identity, Chairs:  Claude Dubar, Universite de Saint Quentin en Xvelines, France and Magali Sarfatti Larson, University of Temple, USA) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
32. “Women in Medical Profession:  Work and Family Interface”, WG 02, Sociology of Occupational Groups, Session 03 (Gender and Profession, Chairs:  Johnne Collins, University de Montreal, Canada and Mesyl E. Aldridge, University of Nottigham, U.K.) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
33. “Professionalism Among Indian Physicians” in WG 02, Sociology of Occupational Groups, Session 05 (Health and Welfare Professions, Chairs:  Mike Saks, De Montfort University, U.K. and David Coburn, University of Toronto, Canada) at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada, July-August 1998.
34. “Professionalization, Professional Competence and Professionalism Among Indian Physicians”, presented in Session 08 of RC 52 of XV World Congress of Sociology at Brisbane-Australia, July 2002.
35. “Workforce Obsolescence:  Extent and Implications”, presented in Session 04 of RC 46 of XV World Congress of Sociology at Brisbane-Australia, July 2002.
36. “Stiff Collar Women:  Mistaken Identities and Pre-mature Aspirations”, presented in Session 03 of RC 06 of XV World Congress of Sociology at Brisbane-Australia, July 2002.
37. “Organizational Climate, Work Culture and Work Life”, presented in RC 36 of XV World Congress of Sociology at Brisbane-Australia, July 2002.
38. Delivered invited lecture on “The Social Indicators of Regional Imbalance” at one day National Seminar on Nanjundappa Committee (High Power Committee) on Reddressal of Regional Imbalance on 14th November 2004, organized by the GUPTA.
39. Participative Management and Corporate Performance - XVI World Congress of International Sociological Association, Durban, South Africa, July 23 – 29, 2006.
40. “Globalization and Gender Stratification of Higher Education” XVI World Congress of International Sociological Association, Durban, South Africa, July 23 – 29, 2006.
41. “NINCs and Changing Corporate Identities – A Study on MNCs in India”, XVI World Congress of International Sociological Association, Durban, South Africa, July 23 – 29, 2006.
42. “Quality of Life Index:  Reflections and Review”, National Conference on Social Indicators, Reliance Foundation, April 2006.
43. “Regulations of UG Semester Scheme”, Workshop on Restructuring of Syllabus – Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, September 2006.
44. “Agencies for Funding Social Science Research Workshop” for College Teachers March 2007.
45. Chaired Session on Family Disorganization”, Issues and Challenges in UGC, Sponsored National Semester at Bibi Raza College, Gulbarga, March 2007.
46. Chaired Session on “Women and Work” at VII Karnataka Sociological Conference at Karnatak University, Dharwad, October 2006.
47. Chaired a Session on “Industry Economy and Society at Karnatak University, Dharwad, October 2006.
48. Chaired a Session on “Counselling in Higher Education”, Workshop Organized by Department of Psychology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 26th March 2006.
49. “Trends in Social Research”, Lecture Delivered at ICSSR Sponsored,, Workshop on Research Methodology, 2006.
Membership of Professional Organizations
1. Member, International Sociological Association (ISA).
2. Convener, ISA RC 10, Sub-Committee for Asia-Oceanic.
3. ISARC 10 Executive Board Member.
4. Member, Indian Sociological Society.
5. Elected Managing Committee Member of ISS.
6. Member, American Sociological Association.
7. Member, American Studies Research Center
8. Member, Indian Institute of Public Administration.
9. Member, Western Decision Science Institute, USA.
10. Member, Indian Society of Criminology.
11. Member, Forum for Sociologists.
12. Vice-President, Karnataka Sociological Association.
13. President, Karnataka Sociological Association.
14. Executive Member, Karnataka Sociological Association.
15. President, Gulbarga University Sociological Society.
16. Executive Member, Indian Institute of Public Administration, Gulbarga Branch.
17. President, Karnataka Sociological Association Research Committee on Gender and Society.
18. Member, Asia-Pacific Sociological Association.
19. Executive Board Member of International Sociological Association Research Committee

Membership of Research Committees of International Sociological Association (ISA)

1. President of Sub-committee of Research Committee 10 for Asia-Oceanic Region of International Sociological Society.
2. Executive Board Member of Research Committee on Participation, Organizational Democracy and Self Management (at Brisbane, Australia) of International Sociological Society.
3. Member, Research Committee on Housing and Built Environment [RC 43].
4. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Migration [RC 31].
5. Member, ISA Research Committee on Community Research    [RC 03].
6. Member, ISA Research Committee on Social Stratification      [RC 28].
7. Member, ISA Research Committee on Labor Movement          [RC 44].
8. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Communication, Knowledge and Culture [RC 14].
9. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Education [RC 04].
10. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Leisure     [RC 13].
11. Member, ISA Research Committee on Urban and Regional Development [RC 21].
12. Member, ISA Research Committee on Participation, Organizational Democracy and Self-Management [RC 10].
13. Member, ISA Research Committee on Ethnic Race and Minority Relations [RC 05].
14. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Work        [RC 30].
15. Member, ISA Research Committee on Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change [RC 48].
16. Member, ISA Working Group on Sociology of Occupational Groups [WG 02].
17. Member, ISA Thematic Group on Socio-Cybernetics and Social Systems [TG 02].
18. Member, ISA Research Committee on Alienation Theory and Research [RC 36].
19. Member, ISA Research Committee on Social Classes and Social Movements [RC 47].
20. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Organization [RC 17].
21. Member, ISA Research Committee on Comparative Sociology [RC 27].
22. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Sport        [RC 27].
23. Member, ISA Research Committee on Socio-Cybernetics          [RC 51].
24. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Professional Groups [RC 52].
25. Member, ISA Working Group on Social Indicators [WG 06].
Sessions Chaired at XIV World Congress of Sociology, Montreal-Canada
1. RC 17, Sociology of Organizations, Session 12, “Democracy in Organizations”, 30th July 1998.
2. RC 18, Political Sociology, Session 13, “Democracy at Grass Roots:  Forms and Performance of Local Self Government’, 1st August 1998.
3. RC 21, Urban and Regional Development, Session 12, “Social Implications of Urbanization in the Third World-I”, 29th July 1998.
4. RC 21, Urban and Regional Development, Session 25, “Social Implications of Urbanization in the Third World-II”, 1st August 1998.
5. RC 44, Labor Movements, Session 14, “Union Democracy in Developing Countries”, 31st July 1998.
Session Chaired XV World Congress of Sociology, Brisbane-Australia
1. RC 10, Session 10, “Participatory Management in Third World Countries” in ISA Research Committee on “Participation, Organizational Democracy and Self Management” at International Sociological Association’s XV World Congress of Sociology, 7-13 July, 2002 at Brisbane, Australia.
Special Lectures Delivered
1. Delivered valedictory address of UGC sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers in Sociology at Bangalore University, Gulbarga on 21st March 2005.
2. Delivered invited lecture as a Resource Person at UGC Refresher Course on 20th March 2005.
3. Delivered Special Lectures as Resource Person at Orientation and Refresher Courses for College and University Teachers.
4. Delivered valedictory address of UGC sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers in Sociology at Bangalore University, Gulbarga on 21st March 2005.
5. Delivered Invited Lectures to the Newly Recruited Supervisors at ACC and ABL, Shahabad on “Supervisor:  Man and Function”, and “Human Relations Approach in Supervision”.
6. Delivered Special Lectures as Resource Person at NSS Training and Orientation Center, Mysore University on “Adoption of Villages:  Problems and Prospects”.
7. Delivered Special Lectures as Resource Person to the NSS Officers on “Psychological Aspects of AIDS” in the Training Programme for NSS Programme Officers Under UTA by Life Style Education Center, Mysore.
8. Delivered Lecture on “Problems of Research Supervisor in Social Sciences” at Workshop for Research Guides, organized by American Studies Research Center, Hyderabad (ASRC).
9. Delivered Lectures on “Applications of Oral History as a Method of Research in Industrial Relations” at National Workshop on Oral History, organized by United States Educational Foundation (USEFI) in India and Madras University at Madras in India.
10. Delivered Lectures on “AIDS:  Warding-off a Social Stigma” at Training Programme on AIDS for Key NSS Personnel, sponsored by Ministry of Human Resources Development, GOI at Coimbatore.
11. Delivered Invited Lecture at the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for College and University Teachers, organized by Kuvempu University, Shimoga on “Urbanization and Urban Social Problems”.
12. Delivered Invited Lecture at the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for College and University Teachers, organized by Bangalore University at Bangalore on “Current Research in Sociology of Occupations and Professions”.
13. Delivered Invited Lecture at University of Poona at Pune on “Social Policy and Social Development”.
14. Delivered Invited Lecture at S.K. University, Anantpur on “Occupations and Social Structure in Modern India”.
15. Delivered FIVE Lectures at the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for the University and College Teachers, organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 26th September to October 1998.
16. Delivered FOUR Lectures at the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers, organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 30th October to 19th November 1998.
17. Delivered Lecture on “Interfacing Social Sciences” at National Workshop on Integrated Academics, 2001.
18. Delivered Lecture on “Recasting, Reinforcing and Reorienting Social Sciences” at Foundation Day Workshop, 2001.
19. Delivered Lecture on “Right to Protection Against Economic Exploitation and Sexual Abuse” at National Workshop on Children Code Bill, 2000, 2002.
20. Delivered TWO Lectures in Research Methodology Workshop at Bangalore University, Bangalore on “Research Design and its Functions” and “Types of Research Designs” on 17th April 2004.
21. Delivered THREE Lectures at UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers in Sociology between 8th and 22nd March 2004.
22. Delivered Lecture on Landmarks in Indian Sociology at Shivaji University, Kolhapur in UGC Workshop.
23. Delivered two Special Lectures on Interfacing of Theory and Research in Sociology at Kuvempu University.
24. Delivered three Lectures to Participants of UGC Refresher Course in Sociology for College and University Teachers at Karnatak University.
25. Delivered invited Lecture in Symposium on Nuances of Social Research in 21st Century at KSA Annual Conference at Mysore, February 2006.
26. Delivered Lecture on Future of Sociology at KSA Annual Conference at Gulbarga.
27. Delivered invited Lecture at Utkal University, Bhubaneshwar on Social Indicators Progress.
Conferences, Workshops and Seminars Organized
1. UGC National Workshop on “Human Rights Education”, 1999.
2. Third Karnataka Sociological Conference, 1998.
3. National Seminar on Youth, 1997, sponsored by Ministry of HRD.
4. National Seminar on “Dynamics of Rural Development”, 1996.
5. National Seminar on “Urban Development and Urban Planning”, 2000.
6. Workshop on “Futurology of Hyderabad Karnataka Region”, 1994.
7. Organized UGC Sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers in Sociology from 8th to 27th March 2004.
8. Served as Organizing Committee Member of National Seminar on “Importance of Vijnaneshwera’s Mitakshara Law in 21st Century, December 31, 2004 at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
9. Served as Organizing Committee Member of National Workshop on “Human Rights Awareness and Training”, sponsored by National Human Rights Commission at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 8th to 9th October 2005.
10. Served as Organizer/Consultant of UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Family Disorganization:  Issues and Challenges, Organized at Bibi Raza College, Gulbarga, March 2007.
11. Served as Member of Organizing Committee of VII Karnataka Sociological Association Conferences at Dharwad, October, 2006.

Conferences, Workshops and Seminars Attended – Presented Papers

1. Conference of Centenary Year of Experimental Psychology, conducted by Indian Psychological Association in 1979 at Karnataka University, Dharwad, presented a Research Paper therein.
2. UGC’s National Workshop (Under Faculty Improvement Programme – FIP) on Organizational Behavior at Wltair.
3. International Youth Center’s Short Term Course on Leadership in Social Welfare at New Delhi.
4. National Seminar on ‘Women and Modernization Issues and Problems’, 1984 at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
5. Indian Institute of Management’s (IIMs) Orientation Course for Programme Officers of National Service Scheme, 1986.
6. Attended and Delivered Lecture in the Short Term Foundation Course on Research Methods in Social Sciences, sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research.
7. Participated in and Contributed to the Workshop on Restructuring of Syllabus at UG Course in Sociology.
8. Participated in and Contributed to the Workshop of Construction of Teaching Material for UG Course in Sociology.
9. Seminar on Population Education and Family Planning, conducted by Family Planning Association of India.
10. Attended Seminar on New Education Policy at Gulbarga University.
11. Attended Academic Staff College’s Orientation Course from May to June, 1989 at Karnatak University, Dharwad.
12. Attended United States Educational Foundation in India’s (USEFI) National Workshop on Research Methodology at Madras, May 1990.
13. Attended American Studies Research Centre, Workshop for Research Guides, March, 1990.
14. Attended IGNOU Academic Counselors’ Orientation Course at Bangalore, February 1991.
15. Attended Workshop on Western Ghat Ecology, Organized by Kuvempu University, October 1991.
16. Attended XIII World Congress of Sociology at Bielefeld, Germany from 18th to 23rd July 1994 and presented Eleven Papers in Sessions of various ISA Research Committee.
17. Attended ASC Refresher Course in Sociology at Gujarat University, Ahmadabad, 1992.
18. National Convention of NSS Key Personnel at Parliament, New Delhi, 1993.
19. “Universities Talk AIDS” Workshop for NSS Key Personnel, Coimbatore.
20. National Convention of NSS Key Personnel for Formulation of Strategies on AIDS, Coimbatore.
21. National Conference of NSS Silver Jubilee at New Delhi, September 1993.
22. Workshop on Rural Development conducted by Institute of Applied Social Sciences and presented a Research Proposal on Rural Industrialization, 1992.
23. Attended Workshop on Futurology of Hyderabad Karnataka and presented a Paper on Cottage and Village Industries, May 1995.
24. Attended National Convention of NSS Key Personnel at Trivendrum on 23rd to 24th September 1994.
25. Attended Seminar on ‘University Industry Interaction’, organized by District Science Centre and Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, March 1996.
26. Attended Chaired Sessions and presented Papers at XIV World Congress of Sociology at Montreal, Canada, July-August 1998.
27. Attended National Workshop on Integrated Academics, 2001.
28. Attended National Seminar on “Dr. Ambedkar and Review of Indian Constitution”, 2001.
29. Attended Workshop on Children Code Bill 2000, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 2002.
30. Attended Chaired Session and presented Papers at XV World Congress of Sociology at Brisbane, Australia, July 2002.
31. Invited to Restructure Syllabi for Integrated BA and MA (Hons) Course in Sociology by Bangalore University, Bangalore.
32. Attended three days’ workshop on Awareness-Cum-Preventive Conservation of Paper and Palm Leave Manuscripts, organized by Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad (Min of Culture, GOI) held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 16th to 18th February 2005, Chaired a Session.
33. Attended Workshop for Review of Syllabus for Family Welfare and Counseling Advanced PG Diploma at S.B. Arts and KEP Science College, Bijapur on 19th and 20th February 2005.
34. Attended three day Workshop for Reviewers of SIM, organized by Directorate of Distance Education and Distance Education Council at Karnatak University, Dharwad from 10th to 12th January 2005.
35. Attended National Seminar (and Chaired a Session) on the “Role of NSS in the Formation of Youth in the New Millennium”, organized by the NSS Cell of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 7th to 9th January 2005.
36. Served as Chairman of Local Inquiry Committee (Affiliation Committee) of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for the year 2004-05.
37. Azim Premji Foundation and MHRD Seminar on Enhancing Learning at Primary and Secondary Schools at National Institute of Advance Studies, Bangalore, September, 2004.
38. Attended as Resource Person the Workshop on “Curriculum Redesign of Karnataka State Women’s University, Bijapur, August, 2004.

Service Activities

1. Member, Academic Council, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Member, Syndicate, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Member, Senate, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Member, UGC Advisory Committee for SAP in Sociology.
5. Coordinator, Institute of Applied Social Sciences, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
6. Resource Person for Question Bank of UPSC.
7. Member on the Panel of Examiners, Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC).
8. Served as Member of Board of Appointments at Mysore, University of Mysore, Karnatak University, Mangalore University and Osmania University.
9. Member on Panel of Examiners, Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC).
10. Working as Academic Counselor of Indira Gandhi National Open University from 1998.
11. Resource Person, Academic Staff College, Mysore, Bangalore and Karnatak Universities.
12. Resource Person at IAS and KAS Coaching Centre.
13. Subject Expert, Selection Board, Karnataka Public Service Commission.
14. Examiner and Member, BOE, Indira Gandhi National Open University.
15. Member, UPSC Personality Test Board.

Co-Curricular Activities

1. Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences.
2. Chairman, Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Chairman, UG Board of Studies in Women’s Studies, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Serving as Member of Editorial Advisory Committee of Sociological Bulletin, published by Indian Sociological Society.
5. Chairman, PG and UG Board of Studies in Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
6. Chairman, Department Council, Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
7. Chairman and Member, Board of Examiners at Post-Graduate, M.Phil. and Pre-Ph.D. Exams.
8. Chairman, BOE, Post-Graduate Entrance Test in Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
9. Member, Board of Examiners, Karnatak University, Mysore University, Bangalore University, Kuvempu University, Mangalore University, Sri Krishnadevaraya University.
10. Member, Faculty of Social Sciences, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
11. Organized UGC sponsored Refresher Course for University and College Teachers in Sociology, September-October 1998.
12. President, Gulbarga University Sociological Society, 1998 till date.
13. Chairman, UG BOS in Rural Development, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
14. Chairman, UG BOS in Philosophy, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
15. Chairman, UG BOS in Fashion Design Technology.
16. Chairman, UG BOS in Journalism and Mass Communication.
17. Chairman, UG BOS in Defense and Strategic Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
18. Member, Faculty of Social Sciences, Karnatak University, Dharwad.
19. Member, Ph.D. Registration Committee, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
20. Served as Member of BOS and BOE of Several Universities.
21. Served as Editor of Jnana Ganga Research Journal.
22. Associated with UPSC, UGC, KPSC, TNPSC, and APPSC as Paper Setter, Examiners and Board Member.
23. Member on ICSSR Panel of Referees for Evaluation of Research Projects Proposals for Sanction.
24. Visited France for one month under Indo-French Exchange Programme for Promotion of Social Sciences, sponsored by French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Coordinated by MSH in France and UGC in India from 22nd November to 24th December 1998.
25. Chief Supervisor, Post-Graduate Entrance Exam.

Extra Curricular Activities

1. Worked as Student Welfare Officer of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Worked as Joint Convener of South Zone Inter University Youth Festival, Gulfest, 1993.
3. Worked as Joint Convener of All India University Youth Festival, 1994.
4. Worked as Resident Warden of Post-Graduate Hostels for two years.
5. Passed NCC ‘C’ Certificate.
6. Attended Rock-Climbing Course at NCC Academy, Purandhar.
7. Worked as NSS Programme Officer of Post-Graduate NSS Unit for eight years.
8. Represented Karnatak University as Cricket University Blue.
9. Nominated as a Member of Selection Committee for Selecting University Cricket Team, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
10. Organized National Integration Camp, sponsored by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, Ministry of HRD, GOI, October-November 1998, involving 200 NSS volunteers from 14 States.
11. Organized State Republic Day Parade Selection-Cum-Training Camp, involving 240 NSS volunteers from eight Universities at Sandur, December 1997 and January 1998.
12. Coordinated Pulse Polio Immunization Programme as Coordinator on National Immunization Days at Division Level, 1995, 1996, 1997 and 1999.
13. Organized National Seminar-Cum-Workshop on “Our Youth in Motion Need Direction”, sponsored by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, Ministry of HRD, GOI, for Deans of Student Welfare and NSS Coordinators of all the Universities and State Liaison Officers and Heads of NSS Regional Center’s of all States from 6th to 8th October 1998 as Joint Convener.
14. Organized University Level “Eco-Development Camp” from 30th June to 9th July 1998.
15. Invited to attend the “National Convention for Finalization of National Policy on Youth”, organized by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, Ministry of HRD, GOI, under the Chairmanship of MOS for Youth Service at Delhi on 16th September 1997.
16. Attended State Workshop for Bringing Uniformity in Implementation of NSS, organized by the Department of Information, Tourism and Youth Services, GOK at H.D. Kote, November 1997.
17. Worked on the Youth Awards Committee as a Member for the years 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999.
18. Worked as a Member of National Consultation Committee on Integration of NSS into Curricula of Higher Education.
19. Worked as a Member of Committee on National Policy of Youth – 21st Century of MHRD.

Social Service Activities

1. Served as NSS Coordinator, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for eight years.
2. Member, State NSS Advisory Committee, Ministry of Youth Services and Sports, Govt. of Karnataka.
3. Member, State Level Steering Committee on Mass Programme for Functional Literacy, Ministry of Education, Govt. of Karnataka.
4. Executive Member, Universities Talk AIDS (UTA) Programme, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India.
5. Member, District Adult Education Committee, Gulbarga.
6. Member Secretary, Gulbarga University NSS Advisory Committee.
7. Member, University Advisory Committee.
8. Member, Youth Awards Committee, Nehru Yuvaka Kendra.
9. Resource Person, NSS Training and Orientation Centre, Mysore University, Mysore.
10. Organized “University Level NSS Social Forestry Camp for Boys”, 1992.
11. Organized NSS “National Integration Camp for Girls”, 1992.
12. Organized Two Master Trainers Training Programme for NSS Officers, 1993 and 1994.
13. Organized Two Principals’ and NSS Officers’ Convention, 1993 and 1995.
14. Member, State Committee for Evaluation of Mass Programme on Functional Literacy Scheme, Ministry of Education, Govt. of Karnataka.
15. Attended National Integration Camp as an Officer at Hampi, March 1991.
16. Participated as an Officer in University Level Camp on “Literacy and Environment”, July 1990.
17. Attended as an Officer, University Level Camp on “Social Forestry and Leadership”, 1991.
18. Attended as an Officer, “University Level Eco-Development Camp”, 1991.
19. Attended as an Officer, “University Level Social Forestry Camp”, 1998.
20. Led Gulbarga University Contingent at Five NSS State Level Festivals, organized by Commissionerate of Youth Services and Sports, Govt. of Karnataka at Mandya, Bangalore, Sirigere, Dharwad and Janpada Loka.
21. Organized Two Training Programmes for NSS Officers on AIDS under UTA Programme of Department of Youth Affairs and Sports (GOI) sponsored by Life Style Education Centre, NSS TOC, Mysore, 1993 and 1994.
22. Organized University Level “Silver Jubilee Eco-Development Camp” at Jnana Ganga Campus, October 1994.
23. Organized “Launching of Silver Jubilee of NSS of Gulbarga University” by Sri Arjun Singh, Union Minister for HRD, GOI, September 1994.
24. Organized “Orientation Course for Karnataka NSS Contingent of Republic Day Parade”, December 1994.
25. Organized University Level Camp on “Youth for Sustainable Development Through Watershed Management and Wasteland Development”, October 1995.
26. Organized VII Watershed State NSS Festival, sponsored by Department of Youth Services and Sports, GOK and Ministry of HRD, GOI from 2nd to 9th February 1996 at Jnana Ganga Campus, Gulbarga.