Dr. N Sivakami

  • ABOUT
  • Committed Professional with a rich experience of twelve years in teaching, field work and administration as Head, Department of Social Work and have produced 15 ISBN and ISSN publications. Trained by think tanks and veterans in Social Work profession and served in well-established organizations/Institutions. Strongly believe that social work is the essence and meaning of life and have guided about 100 research studies at the Post graduate level with a focus on various community issues. Currently member of Board of Studies in two Institutions and Nodal officer for Swachh Bharat Programme, representative member in OBC Cell in Central University of Tamilnadu.

  • RESEARCH AREA
  • Ethnicity: Social Inequality, Inclusion and Exclusion, Social demography, Gender Studies, Working with the Vulnerable and Development Management
  • TOP 5 PUBLICATION
  • Foundational Concepts in Social Work- A Roadmap to Professional Social Workers, Edited Book in Process, Sage Publications, New Delhi, India (2018)
  • Co-authored an E-book titled Job Satisfaction as a Predictor of Organizational Commitment, Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN-13: 978-3-659-37182 (available in Amazon)
  • Published an article titled “Strategic HRM in a Software Company – A Case Study” in the special issue on “Recent Trends in Management Practices” in the journal “Research Explorer” (ISSN,2014)
  • Published an article on Adjustment of married women working in IT Sector in UGC listed International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research. (2016)
  • Article on Mental Health of College Students at the National Conference on Health and Social Work
  • Practices – New Frontiers and Challenges published by Centre for Rural Development, Periyar Maniyammai University, Tanjore (ISBN-2014)
  • EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
  • Ph.D. in Social Work, School of Social Sciences, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.
  • MBA., Human Resources, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
  • M.Phil., Women’s Studies, Centre for Women’s Studies, Mother Teresa University for Women, Kodaikanal
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations, Annamalai University, Chidambaram.
  • Master of Social Work with Specialization in Community Development, Bishop Heber College, Tiruchirappalli.
  • B.Sc., Seethalakshmi Ramasamy College, Tiruchirappalli
  • AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
  • Received Best Teaching Faculty Award from Indian Academic Researchers Association and Bharathidasan University for the year 2016
  • University Fourth Rank in Master of Social Work – Bishop Heber College, Tiruchirappalli
  • College First Rank in Community Development Specialization in Post-Graduation level.
  • Developed a Unique model for marketing SHG products in co-ordination with DRDA, Recognized by the State Government.

EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Madras School of Social Work, Chennai

  • Head, Department of Social Work, Srimad Andavan Arts

  • Assistant Professor and HR Trainer, Department of Management Studies, KSR Engineering College, Tiruchengode

  • Lecturer, Post Graduate Department of Social Work, Loyola College, Chennai

  • Head, Department of Social Work, Srimad Andavan Arts

  • Development Executive for PRADHAN - worked alongside Mrs. T. Chinnapillai, the Stree Sakthi Puraskar awardee under the guidance of Dr. P. Vasimalai, TATA Dhan Academy-Madurai.

  • Casual News Reader-Part-time in All India Radio, Tiruchirappalli