Dr. D. RADHAKRISHNA PILLAI

Email: radhakmakayiram@gmail.com
Ph: +919447061705(M)
+914792471245 (R)
+914772262654 (O)

Present Official Address

:

Principal
Kerala University Institute of Technology
Alappuzha Regional Centre
Alappuzha

Residential Address

:

Makayiram
Cheppad P.O.,
Muthukulam,
Alappuzha – 690507

Educational Profile

Qualification MA M Phil PhD
Subject Economics Economics Economics
Year of Passing 1981 1993 2004
University Kerala Kerala Kerala

Teaching Experience

Degree level

:

32 years as on May 2015

PG level

:

28 years as on May 2015

Administrative Experience

:

(i) Two years as HOD of PG Dept of Economics and Four years as Principal of DB Colleges.

(ii) Co-ordinator, Decentralized Planning, Govt. of Kerala at Chittumala Block Panchayat in Kollam District during 1997-98.

(iii) Member, Academic Council of Kerala University for 4 years from March 2007 onwards.

(iv) President, DB College Staff co-operative Bank during 2012.

(v) Principal, MG University Institute of Arts & Commerce, Kaviyoor, Thiruvalla from November 2015 to May 2018.

(vi) Principal, Kerala University Institute of Technology Regional Centre, Alappuzha w.e.f.14/11/2018.

Areas of Specialization

:

Food Security

Disciplines of Interest and competence

:

International Economics
Public Economics
Development Economics
Macro Economics

Published works

:

PDS: A tool for Food Security and Development: in Governance and Development, R.K. Suresh Kumar and P. Suresh Kumar (ed) A.P.H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi, 2007.

Professional Services

:

(a) Member, Academic Council, University of Kerala during 2007-2010

(b) Member, Board of Question paper setters of “Graduate and Post Graduate Examinations of Calicut and M.G. University .

(c) Educationist Member of the Vidyalaya Management Committee and Vidyalaya Executive Committee of Kendriya Vidyalaya NTPC Kayamkulam .

(d)Member of the Selection Board of Assistant Professors in Travancore Devaswom Board Colleges during 2011 &2012.

(e)Member of the Selection Board for Contractual Teachers / Coaches of Kendriya Vidyalaya (NTPC), Kayamkulam for the academic year 2013-14 ,2014-15,2015-16 and 2016-17.

Paper presentations

:

(1) “Food Security in Kerala – A Regional perspective”, Bodhi National Seminar, D.B. College, Sasthamcotta, 2007

(2) Budget Discussion papers in different years.

Paper presentations

:

(1) “Food Security in Kerala – A Regional perspective”, Bodhi National Seminar, D.B. College, Sasthamcotta, 2007

(2) Budget Discussion papers in different years.

Degree Level (as Addl. Examiner)

:

25 years

(as Chief examiner) :

:

7 years

P.G. Level

:

28years

Chief superintendant of University examinations

:

2009 (MG University)

2010-12 (Kerala University)
2015-17 (MG University)
2018 onwards (Kerala University)

Refresher course/orientation course / National Seminar/Workshop attended

(i) Refresher course held at SB College, Changanacherry from 11-03-1991 to 08-04-1991.

(ii) Refresher course conducted by Academic Staff College, University of Kerala from 01-03-1995 to 22-03-1995.

(iii) Refresher course conducted by the Dept. of Economics, University College, Thiruvananthapuram from 08-02-1999 to 01-03-1999

(iv) Workshop on Research Methodology and Regional Economy of Kerala, organized by Dept: of Applied Economics CUSAT from 05-04-1999 to 14-04-1999.

(v) National Seminar on “Globalization and Agriculture” organized by the Dept of Economics, FMN College, Kollam on 20th January 2004.

(vi) National Seminar on “Economic Reforms and the Indian Labour Market” organized by the Dept. of Economics, FMN College, Kollam on 11th and 12th of 2006.

(vii) National seminar on “Basic Resources and Policy Implications in Kerala” organized by Dept of Economics, Govt. College, Attingal on 6th and 7th of 2007.

(viii) National seminar on “Development as Deprivation: Case of Kerala” organized by Dept. of Economics, Govt. College for women, Thiruvananthapuram on 7th and 8th March 2007.

(ix) Workshop for Principals of Colleges in Kerala conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College, University of Kerala on 5th & 6th March 2012

Research Experience

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Project guidance to Post-Graduate students since 1996.