TamilNadu State Coordinators


Dr. N.R.V. PRABHU Born at Palghat District of Kerala State on 6th February 1956, he had his schooling at the Chitoor Patasala (Palghat) upto 1971 and then came to Madras for his Graduation ( in English Literature ). He went on to pursue Post Graduation Courses in Commerce, Education, Engineering, Management Studies, Psychology and Sociology. He received Ph.D. in Multi-Disciplinary studies which includes Continuing Management Education from the University of Madras (1988 ). He is also awarded with Post-Doctoral Degrees in Non-Formal Education (D.Sc.) and Management Sciences (D.Phil.) during the Millennium years.  His teaching experience accounts for 25 years with a variety of Institutions ( to name a few W.H.O., Centre for Research on New International Economic Order, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, University of Madras, Andhra Pradesh State Council for Child Welfare, Maharishi Institute of Management, Vellore Institute of Technology’s Business School, SRM University, Sambhram Group, Sunshile Group of Educational Institutions, Gujarat) and a few Engineering Colleges in the Outskirts of Chennai.  Presently he is the Dean with Management Studies department and Entrepreneurship Development Cell of Agni College of Technology. Prior to this assignment he was Director, Farook Institute of Management Studies, Calicut (Kerala).. He was also with Prist University as its Dean; he has served as Advisor ( for about 6 Years with M/s. Shaw Wallace, South India). He has published more than 300 Research articles appearing in journals such as the Journal of Management Sciences, Academy of Human Resources, Journal of AIMS International, and the Knowledge Hub of RATM.  He was Chair Person for the HR Sessions of few IIMs and AIMS International Conferences over a period of five years.  He has received numerous awards including “Best Teacher Trainer” from the State Government of Andhra Pradesh in the year 1994. He has also written 24 Books and edited half-a-dozen management books.  Presently he is the Chief Editor for International Journal of Advancements in Management. His research focuses on InSAR (Electronics), Macro- HR issues, International HR Practices and Performance Appraisal and effective HRM Practices (Compensation Management) which are noteworthy, apart from his cherished area of Entrepreneurial Development.
He can be reached at : drnrvprabhu@yahoo.com