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Job Objective

Assignments in Teaching as Faculty Member Economics with a reputed education institution


Brief Overview

Nearly 15 years of rich experience in the areas of Teaching, Educational Assessment, Classroom Presentation, Student Relations and General Administration. A dedicated, resourceful and innovative instructor who strives to help students change marginal grades into good grades. Experience of facilitating students by using interactive discussions and hands-on approaches to help students learn and apply concepts in various fields of Economics. A thorough professional with a proactive attitude, capable of thinking in & out of the box.



Academic Qualifications

     Ph D from the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University. 2008

- Research Work: Determinants of Rural Non-farm Employment: An Assessment Based on Village Studies in Western UP.

     M.Phil (Applied Economics) from Centre for Development Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. 1995

- Dissertation: Rural Non-Farm Employment in Uttar Pradesh, 1971-1991: A Regional Analysis

     M.A (Economics) from Panjab University, Chandigarh. 1991

- Dissertation: Burden of Agricultural Taxation: A Case Study of Uttar Pradesh

     B.A (Hons) from Meerut University, Meerut. 1987



Organisational Experience

Zakir Husain Post Graduate Evening College, University of Delhi 1994 till date

As Associate Professor

     Teaching & tutoring on Micro Economics and Macro Economics as per academic curriculum to students.

     Responding to all classroom queries in a spontaneous manner with a view to foster a healthy learning atmosphere in class.

     Maintaining productive learning environment by stating classroom rules, holding students accountable for their actions, and implementing consistent and fair consequences.

     Preparing exercises, questionnaires, assignments for students at various levels.

     Reviewing numerous classroom assessment methods & techniques; adopting effective tools that are compliant with the educational board.

     Teaching new material in the lectures, assigning exams and problem sets as well evaluating the performance of the students.

     Entrusted with the additional responsibility of acting as Convener and Member to various committees.


Conferences / Seminars / Workshops Attended

     3 Week Refresher Course in Contemporary India at Centre for Professional Development in Higher Education (CPDHE), University of Delhi in 2005.

     88th Annual Conference of The Indian Economic Association in 2005; presented a paper entitled Occupational Diversification an Access to Rural Employment - Revisiting the Non-Farm Employment Debate.

     3 Day Review Workshop on Introductory Macro Economics (A Textbook for Class XII) conducted by Department of Education in Social Sciences and Humanities, NCERT in 2003.

     3 Week Refresher Course in Economics at CPDHE, University of Delhi in 2002.

     Associate for a month at Inter University Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences, IIAS, Shimla in 2001.

     3 Week Refresher Course in Economics of Environment and Resource Management at CPDHE, University of Delhi in 1996.

     3 Week Refresher Course in Research Methodology and Computer Application in Social Sciences at CPDHE, University of Delhi in 1995.

     3 Week Course on Research Methods in Labour Economics at National Labour Institute, Noida in 1995.

     Winter School in Quantitative Economics conducted by the Economic Analysis Unit of Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore in 1991.





     The Rural Non-Farm Employment in India: A Review Based on Recent Evidence, Journal of Rural Development Vol 28 No 1 in 2009.


     Growth of Rural Non-Farm Employment in Uttar Pradesh: Reflections from Recent Data, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol 44 No 4 in 2009.


     Determinants of Rural Non-Farm Employment: Micro level Evidence from Uttar Pradesh, Social Scientist, Vol.36 No. 5 & 6 in 2008.


     Review of Rural Non-Farm Sector in India: Recent Evidence, Esocialsciences working paper, October 2007.


     Occupational Diversification and Access to Rural Employment - Revisiting the Non-Farm Employment Debate, Labour and Development Vol.11 & 12 No. 2 & 1 in 2006.


     Distress or Prosperity: The Evidence on Rural Non-Farm Employment in India, The Indian Economic Journal Vol.53 No.3 in 2005.


     Rural Non-Farm Employment in Uttar Pradesh: A Regional Analysis, Anvesak Vol.29 No.2 in 1999.


     Regional Rural Non-Farm Employment in Uttar Pradesh: Some Emerging Trends, Indian Journal of Labour Economics Vol.39 No.2 in 1996.




  1. Prof Jean Drze, Visiting Professor,G.B. Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad
  2. Prof C P Chandrasekhar, CESP, School of Social Sciences, JNU, New Delhi Email:
  3. Prof Sukhpal Singh, Associate Professor, Centre for Management in Agriculture, IIM, Vastrapur Ahmedabad.


Personal Details

Contact Address : 73A, Ayodhya Enclave, Sector 13, Rohini, Delhi 110085.

Date of Birth : 05th October 1969