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BIO-DATA

Name Debdulal Dutta Roy

Date of birth November 11, 1957

Designation Assistant Professor

Address for communication Psychology Research Unit,


( including e-mail & Ph. No.) Indian Statistical Institute
203, B.T. Road,
Kolkata – 700108
E-mail: ddroy@isical.ac.in
Ph: 2575-3454

Educational Qualifications
1983-90 Ph.d. in Organizational Behaviour
(Indian Institute of Technology,
Kharagpur), Title: A study of
Organizational Health and its effect on
Quality of Working Life

1980-82 Post graduation in Psychology,


University of Calcutta, Kolkata

1976-79 Under graduation in Psychology


(Hons.),University of Calcutta, Kolkata

Certificates and Diploma


1983-84 Certificates in Organizational
Behaviour, Human Resource
management, Research Methods,
German Language (Indian Institute of
Technology, Kharagpur), Grade A.

1986-87 Post-graduate diploma in Personnel


Management,(Part-1) , (National Institute
of Personnel Management ,Kolkata.),
2nd class.
Past Positions
April, 2009-Contd. Assistant Professor, Indian Statistical
Institute, Kolkata.

2000 -March,2009 Lecturer (Senior Scale), Indian Statistical


Institute, Kolkata.

1996-00 Lecturer, Indian Statistical Institute,


Kolkata.

1991-92 Visiting Scientist, Indian Statistical


Institute, Kolkata.

1990-91 Project Assistant, Indian Statistical


Institute, Kolkata..

1989-92 Consultant Psychologist, Psychological


Consultancy Centre, Kolkata.

1985-88 Visiting Lecturer, Swami Vivekananda


P.G. Institute of Social work, Howrah

Publications of research papers in the Journals

1. Dutta Roy,D.(2010).Cluster Analysis for Test-Retest Reliability. International


Journal of Psychological Research ,(published from USA). 3,1,132-140.
2. Dutta Roy,D.(2010).Construct validity of Reading motivation. Journal of the
Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, (to be published in January 2011,
vol.37,No.1).
3. Dutta Roy,D. (2010). Roy,A. and Dutta Roy,D. (2010). Predicting cash flow of
Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan in West Bengal: An exploratory study of public finance.
Journal of Management Research in Emerging Economies , 1,1, (paper to be
published).
4. Dutta Roy,D. and Mondal,A. (2010). Information organization errors in
backward digit span task. PSYBER NEWS: International Psychology Research
Publication,1,3,43-49.
5. Dutta Roy,D. (2010). Stem-Leaf Plot:Problem of Data Visualization. PSYBER
NEWS: International Psychology Research Publication,1,3,50-54.
6. Dutta Roy,D.(2010). Challenges of Psychometrics. PSYBER NEWS:
International Psychology Research Publication,1,3,18-19.
7. Ganguly,A. and Dutta Roy,D. (2010). Web Content analysis to study
researches on entrepreneurial psychology. PSYBER NEWS: International
Psychology Research Publication,1,2,27-31.
8. Dutta Roy,D.(2010). Data entry error.PSYBER NEWS: International
Psychology Research Publication,1,2,36-39.
9. Dutta Roy,D.(2010). Psychoinformatics: Innovation in mining randomized data.
PSYBER NEWS: International Psychology Research Publication,1,1,23-31.
10. Dutta Roy,D.(2010). Pre-Requisites of Psychological testing PSYBER NEWS:
International Psychology Research Publication,1,1,13-14.
11. Dutta Roy,D.(2009)- Self-efficacy of Agricultural farmers:A case study. Journal
of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology,, 35,2,323-328.
12. Dutta Roy,D. (2008).Statistical models in Selection of Army officers, Selection
Centre East journal, 8, November, 71-75.
13. Dutta Roy,D. (2008). Psychological stress management for CBI officers :
Ecological approach, The Vision, Vol. 4, No.1, 55-61 .
14. Dutta Roy, D. (2008). Sustainable Reading Motivation. Pratyay, 3, 1, 6-12
15. Dutta Roy, D. (2008). Assessing Validity of Web-Based Computer Adaptive
Training Modules, Journal Of The Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, Vol.
34, No.1, January, 127-136.
16. Dutta Roy,D. (2006). Non-financial accounting for innovation: A Conceptual
framework, The Vision,Journal of Management and Allied Sciences, 2,3,1-7.
17. Dutta Roy,D.(2006). Clusturing academic profiles of tribal and non-tribal school
students of Manipur. Journal of Psychometry, 20,2, 1-12.
18. Dutta Roy,D. (2006). Managing Incentive for Innovation, Effective Executive,
8,11,87-90.
19. Dutta Roy, D.(2006). Managing school infrastructure for indigenous people in
hills of Manipur, The Vision, Journal of Management and Allied Sciences, 2,1,
27-32.
20. Dutta Roy, D. (2006).Psychological distress and body weight in Antarctic
expedition,Indian Journal of Applied Psychology, 43, April, 63-69.
21. Dutta Roy, D. and Roy, S.K.(2006). Effect of workers education in achieving
organizational excellence: A case study in Jute mill. Proceedings of the 4th
Indian Congress on Quality, Environment, Energy and Safety management
system,Kolkata: Oxford Publishing House, 1-14
22. Dutta Roy,D.(2006). Development of picture drawing test to assess
consciousness layers of tribal children of Tripura, Journal of the Indian
Academy of Applied Psychology,Vol. 32, No. 1, 20-25
23. Dutta Roy, D. (2005). What do computer programmers want for job
satisfaction ?: Problem of Human resource Management, Journal of Applied
Psychological Issues, Vol. 11, 1&2, 7-14.
24. Dutta Roy, D. (2005).Clustering state anxiety scores across twelve months in
the Antarctic expedition,Journal of Psychometry,Vol.XIX,1,January,pp 14-20.
25. Dutta Roy,D. (2005). Some strategies to make organization innovative. The
vision, 1,4,19-25.
26. Dutta Roy, D. (2004). Analysis of drawing of tribal children in Tripura to
understand different patterns of consciousness levels. A Quarterly Research
Journal on Tribal life and Culture, 13, 45,17-23.
27. Dutta Roy, D. (2003).Individual characteristics for the success in computer
programming, Journal of Personality and Clinical Studies,19,1,57-61.
28. Dutta Roy, D. (2003).Organizational Diagnosis,Tapasya,Vol.3, 25th
December,pp 7-10.
29. Dutta Roy, D. (2003).Cluster analysis of GHQ-12 items using Indian Antarctica
Expeditioners' Responses,,Journal of Psychometry ,Vol.17, No.1&2,pp 38-44.
30. Dutta Roy, D. (2003).Organizational Diagnosis: Behavioural Perspectives,, AIM
EXPLORE,Vol.1,1,July-December,pp 36-39.
31. Dutta Roy,D. (2002). Correspondence between item and rating on the
checklist of relative importance of computer programming tasks., Journal of
Psychometry, 16,2,67-76.
32. Dutta Roy, D. (2002). Aptitude Importance Profile Similarity of Computer
Programmers Across Different Organizations, Indian Journal of Psychological
Issues, 10, 1&2, 129-132.
33. Dutta Roy, D. (2002)
34. Personality differences across four metropolitan cities of India, Indian
Psychological Review, 58,2,71-78.
35. Dutta Roy, D. and Paul, M. (2002). Reading motivation of children in grades III
and IV, Indian Educational Review, 38,1,43-51.
36. Dutta Roy,D. (2002). Computer programming job analysis, Management and
Labour Studies, 27,4,255-262.
37. Dutta Roy, D. and Mallik, R. (2000)
38. Ranking General aptitudes for success in computer programming, Journal of
the Indian Academy of applied Psychology, Journal of the Indian Academy of
Applied Psychology, 26, 1-2, 135-139.
39. Dutta Roy, D. (2000) Maximizing coefficient alpha of state anxiety inventory in
repeated measurement design, Indian Journal of Psychometry and Education,
31, 2, 111-114.
40. Dutta Roy, D. & Mukhopadhyay, S. (1999) Organizational coping and
organizational commitment across organizational hiearchies in heavy
engineering organizations, Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 10, 2, 5-20.
41. Dutta Roy, D., Mallik,R, Banerjee,I. (2000) . Factor analysis of computer
programming tasks, Vignana Bharathi, 16,1, 43-48
42. Dutta Roy,D., Maitra,M. and Deb,N.C. (2000). State anxiety profile similarity
of scientists and logistic personnel in the Antarctica expedition using'rp' index,
Psychological Studies, 45,1&2, 87-89.
43. Dutta Roy,D. (1999). Perceived importance of computer programming
aptitudes, Indian Journal of Applied Psychology, April, 36, 6-9. (Paper recived
Prof. T.E. Shanmugam Award for excellence in research for 1999 and 2000).
44. Dutta Roy, D. (1999). Item response theory in Organizational Psychology : A
Review, Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, 25, 1-2, 125-
128.
45. Dutta Roy, D. and Deb, N.C. (1999).Item-total score correlations of state
anxiety inventory across different months in Antarctic Expedition, Psychological
Studies, 44,1&2, 43-45
46. Dutta Roy.D. and Bannerjee,I.(1998). Correspondence analysis between
stimulus length and amount of forgetting in assessment of short term memory
span,Indian Journal of Psychometry and Education, 29,1,7-12
47. Dutta Roy,D. and Ghosh,M. (1997). Assessing the health of a hospital - A
process state approach Management and Labour studies, 22,1,6-12.
48. Dutta Roy, D. (1997) Relative prediction of Organizational Health Variables in
predicting Job satisfaction,Productivity, 38,3,458-461.
49. Dutta Roy,D.,Kar, R.,Chakraborty,M.(1997). Psychiatric personality
profile similarity among splenectomy,non-splenectomy beta thalassaemic
children,Indian Journal of Psychology, 72(1&2),9-13.
50. Dutta Roy,D.(1997). Resisting decline in short term memory span:Effect of age
and Education, Psychological Studies, 42,2&3,75-77.
51. Dutta Roy, D. and Ghosh, M.(1997) - Awareness of hospital environment and
organizational commitment, Journal of Social Psychology, (published from
USA) 137,3,380-386.
52. Dutta Roy, D. (1996). Differential patterns of state anxiety of scientists during
Antarctic expedition, Journal of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology,
22, 1-2, 43-45.
53. Dutta Roy, D. (1996). Organizational health survey,Productivity,37,3,464-466.
54. Dutta Roy, D.(1996) - Personality model of fine artists, Creativity Research
Journal(published from USA),9,4,391-394
55. Dutta Roy, D.(1995). Differences in personality factors of experienced
teachers,physicians, bank managers and fine artists,Psychological Studies,
40,1, 51-56.
56. Dutta Roy, D. (1995). A comment on the similarities in the sixteen PF profiles
of Indian and American creative artists,Indian Journal of Psychological Issues,
1,(1 & 2), 11-14.
57. Dutta Roy, D. (1995).Personality profile similarity of Indian and British
physicians,Asian Journal of Psychology and Education, 28, 5-6, 5-8.
58. Dutta Roy,B.and Dutta Roy,D.(1994). Mathematics preference,Anxiety and
Achievement motivation,Psychological Studies, 39,1,34-36.
59. Mukerjee,M.and Dutta Roy, D. (1994). A Cross cultural study on similarity of
personality profiles of teachers and physicians developed on the basis of 16
PF,Indian Journal of Psychology, 69, 3 & 4, 79-86.
60. Dutta Roy, D. (1994). Personality structure of teachers,Indian Educational
Review,25, 34, 89-92.
61. Dutta Roy,D.(1994). Relative importance of personality factors in discriminating
four occupational groups, Indian Journal of Applied Psychology, 31,1,34-38.
62. Dutta Roy,D., Mukerjee,M., and Chatterjee, A. (1993). Application of
correspondence analysis in understanding organizational awareness
pattern,Journal of Psychometry, 6,2,11-18.
63. Dutta Roy,D.,Chatterjee,A.(1992). Factor structures of Organizational Health
Scale, Journal of Psychometry, 5,2,19-26.
64. Dutta Roy,D. (1992). Personality traits of Antarctic expeditioners,Psychological
Studies, 37,2&3, 95-98.
65. Dutta Roy,D.(1992). Organizational health and life satisfaction : A Path-analytic
model,Managerial Psychology,51-62.
66. Dutta Roy,D. (1991). Organizational awareness: Relationship to employee
age,education and tenure,Management of labour studies, 16,4,189-191.
67. Dutta Roy,D. (1991). A comparative study of organizational awareness
strategies in private and public sector, Decision,18,1,41-44.
68. Dutta Roy,D.(1991). A model of change in Organizational health to improve
Quality of life,Social Science International, Vol.16, No.4, pp. 189-191.
69. Chatterjee,A.& Dutta Roy,D (1991). Awareness of external
environment,environmental satisfaction and mental health,Indian journal of
Applied Psychlogy, 29,2, 74-77.
70. Bandyopadhyay,S.,Dutta Roy,D.,Basu,A.K. and Chattopadhyay,P.K.(1987).
Emotional status of orthopaedically handicapped subjects and neurotic
patients, Indian Psychological Review, 32,8&9,1-7.
71. Saha,A.K. and Dutta Roy,D. (1985). Re-evaluation of NSS
programme,Rashtriya Seva, 8,1,5-10.

Publications in the Books

1. Dutta Roy,D. Chatterjee, Debalina (2009).PREVENTION OF SUICIDE


AMONG FARMERS: SELF-EFFICACY APPROACH. In. Sandhya Ojha and
Shambhu Upadhyay (Eds.). Psychosocial aspect of health and illness. New
Delhi: Global Publishing House.
2. Dutta Roy,D.(2009).Interplay of medicine and psychology. In. Ojha,Sandhya,
Srivastava, Urmila Rani,and Joshi, Shobhna (Eds.) Health and Well Being:
Some Emerging Trends. New Delhi: Global Vision Publishing House. Pages
51-57.
3. Dutta Roy,D. and Panda, Amrita (2009). Attitude towards school infrastructure
among girls of primary schools ; A Survey in West Bengal. In Roy, Rajarshi
(Ed.) Women, Education and Development: Perspectives, Issues and
Concerns. New Delhi: Shipra Publications. ISBN: 978-81-7541-459-4; Pages
160-175.
4. Dutta Roy,D.(2008). Making organization innovative. In.
Mukherjee,S.P.,Ray,H.S. and Maiti, H.S. (Eds.) Innovation and Technology
Management. Delhi: Macmillan India Ltd.
5. Dutta Roy, D. (2007). Taxonomic approach in Job analysis. Psychological
assessment in Personnel selection. In Dr. S. Subramony and S.B.Raj (Eds.),
Psychological assessment in Personnel Selection. Delhi: Defense Institute of
Psychological Research.
6. Dutta Roy, D. and Roy, S.K.(2006). Effect of workers education in achieving
organizational excellence: A case study in Jute mill. Proceedings of the 4th
Indian Congress on Quality, Environment, Energy and Safety management
system, Kolkata: Oxford Publishing House, 1-14
7. Mukhopadhyay, S. and Dutta Roy, D. (2005). Spiritual Health of Organization :
A New vision of Organizational change in Rural bank development., In Joshi,
K. and Cornelissen, M. (Eds.). Consciousness, Indian Psychology and Yoga,
Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy and Culture, Darshan Bhawan,
New Delhi, 404-418.
8. Dutta Roy, D. (2004). Teaching Models of Writing Motivation, In Psychological
approaches to Teacher Education, Panch Ramalingam (Ed.).Chennai, Inland
Books, 30-41.
9. Dutta Roy,D. (2004). Expressing desire for death among elders in rural West
Bengal. In Kapoor,A.K. India’s elderly: A multidisciplinary dimension, New
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 169-174.
10. Dutta Roy,D. and N.C. Deb (2000) Role stress profiles of scientists and
defence personnel in fifteenth Antarctic Expedition, 15th Indian Expedition
to Antarctica, Scientific report, 1999, Department of Ocean Development,
technical Publication No.13, 371-375.
11. Dutta Roy, D. and Chakrabarti (1997) Psychological stress of elderly people
in a village of W.B. In Chakravarty,Indrani (Ed.) Life in twilight years, Calcutta,
Kwality Book Company, 317-325.

Invited lectures

1. Invited by the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology to give talk on


Music therapy in Geriatric disorders" 17:00 to 18:30 dated 5.5.2010 and
12.5.2010.
2. Invited to conduct workshop on " Emotional intelligence and its role in
teaching " at Army school, Barrackpur dated 27.3.2010 from 11-2 pm.
3. Invited to give lecture on "Library - Evaluation Assessment and Effectiveness"
and "Capacity building for librarians " at the National seminar on Quality
development in Library and Information services held in the Mizoram
University ,sponsored by the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata dated
25.2.2010 from 2pm to 4 pm.
4. Invited to give training on " Library data analysis using MS-Excel and
Application of Statistical Models in LIS Research" to the students of Library
sciences Of different North Eastern States dated 22-23rd Feb., 2010.
5. Invited to give lecture on "Application of Rabindrasageet in Psychotherapy"
at the Sir C.V. Raman Centre for Physics and Music, Biren Roy Research
Building Jadavpur University, Kolkata - 700 032 dated 10.2.2010 from 5-30 to
6-30 pm.
6. Invited to be the couse director for the workshop on "Psychometrics & SPSS"
from 23rd-24th January, 2010 between 10:6pm at the Lalit kala Academy,
Delhi. The workshop was organized by Prasad Psycho Corporation , Delhi.
7. Invited to give lecture on " Personality mapping for managers " dated 9.1.2010
between 11.45 a.m. to 1.15 for the workshop on "Mapping & Developing
Competencies", Jan. 8 -9 , 2010 at Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata.
8. Invited to chair the session in "Stakeholder's meet-Experience sharing and
review of CBWE syllabus for the benefit of stakeholders" by the CBWE,
Kolkata at Swami Vivekananda Shramik Shikshan Bhavan, Kolkata-107 on
14th December, 2009 at 10:30 AM.
9. Invited to organize workshop titled "Performing Art Therapy in geriatric Care"at
Paripurnata , 1912 Panchasayar Road, Kolkata Pin- 700094 dated 12th
November,2009 from 11-30 to 14-30.
10. Invited to give lecture titled "Gender sensitivity in adolescent boys and girls"
at Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1, Kanchrapara (Defense sector), WB. Pin-743163
dated 29th October, 2009 from 12 to 1 pm.
11. Invited to give lecture titled "Techniques and data collection methods'
and 'Regression analysis'" at IISWBM, Kolkata on 10.11.09 and 12.11.09.
12. Invited to give lecture titled "Problems of Test-Retest Reliability" at Department
of Studies in Statistics, Manasagangotri, Mysore-570006 at 3 PM dated
28.8.09.
13. Invited to give lecture in the short term Training program on 'Teacher stress
and burnout management, Writing Research Proposal' at National Institute of
Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Kolkata, Block-FC, Sector -III,
Saltlake city,from 11:00to 13:00 dated 13.8.09.
14. Invited to give lecture in the short term Training program on 'Teacher stress
and burnout management, Writing Research Proposal' at National Institute of
Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Kolkata, Block-FC, Sector -III,
Saltlake city,from 11:00to 13:00 dated 13.8.09.
15. Invited by the Psychology Association and department of Psychology of
the Mithibai College, Vile Parle (West),Mumbai-00056 to conduct workshop
on 'PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE' from 11-
00 to 6 pm on 7th August, 2009 and 8-30 am to 3 pm on 8th August, 2009.
Workshop covers exploring research variables,item construction, testing
reliability and validity using Ms-excel.
16. Invited by the Vinod Gupta School of Management to give lecture on 'TQM of
academic institution, Personality of teachers, Teacher as Leader,Emotional
intelligence and Counseling skills' from 9-30 to 7pm on 2nd August, 2009. I
taught them TQM of academic institution using student information data base
system.
17. Invited to give lecture in the short term Training program on 'Writing Research
Proposal' at National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research,
Kolkata, Block-FC, Sector -III, Saltlake city,from 14:00 to 16:00 dated 28.7.09.
18. Invited by the CBI Regional Training Cetre, Kolkata to conduct one-day
workshop on stress management on 24.7.09.
19. Invited to conduct summer training on "Small sample data Analysis through
Excel" at the Indian Institute of Psychometry, Kolkata from 10-00 to 17:00 pm.
on 1st August, 2009.
20. Invited by Phoneix Yule for safety audit and suggestion, 11.6.09.
21. Invited by Staff Selection Commission as adviser for selection of personnel in
Central Police Organization from 1.6.09-8.6.09
22. Invited to conduct summer training on "Survey Data Analysis" at the Indian
Institute of Psychometry, Kolkata from 10-00 to 13:00 pm. from 11th May to
17th may, 2009
23. Invited by the CBI Regional Training Cetre, Kolkata to deliver lecture on 'stress
management' at 1700 to 1815 hrs on 30.4.09.
24. Invited by the Department of Bengali, West Bengal State University, Barasat,
to give seminar on "Moner Shushrushay Rabindrasangeet" in the International
conference dated 13.3.2009 from 12 am. to 12:30 am.
25. Invited by the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology to give talk on Role
of Psychologist on Geriatric care in the institute from 15:50 to 17:30 dated 6/
3.09.
26. Gave lecture on "Retirement Counseling" at Indian Oil Company, Kolkata from
14:00 to 17:00 pm. dated 5.12.09
27. Invited by the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology to give talk on
Geriatric Psychology in the institute from 14:00 to 15:15 dated 4/3.09.
28. Invited to give training on Questionnaire development and Multivariate
Statistics in the 2-days workshop on "Psychological Research: Questionnaire
Development & application of statistical Tools" at the Department of Clinical
Psychology, sri ramchandra University, chennai from 21st-22nd February,
2009.
29. Invited to give lecture in the short term Training program on 'Students'
guidance and counseling'on "Guidance & Counseling :The Student database
system", at National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research,
Kolkata, Block-FC, Sector -III, Saltlake city,from 14:00 to 16:00 dated 17.2.09.
30. Gave lecture on "QUESTIONNAIRE: TOOL FOR MANAGING SURVEY
QUALITY " at Omeo Kumar Das Institute of Social Change and Development,
Guwahati, Date:4.12.2008, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
31. Gave lecture on "Retirement Counseling" at Indian Oil Company, Kolkata from
14:00 to 17:00 pm. dated 27.11.08
32. Invited to conduct workshop on "Data Analysis by SPSS" at the Indian Institute
of Psychometry, Kolkata from 10-30 to 13:30 pm. dated 15.11.2008.
33. Invited to attend workshop as advisor on "Questionnaire development to
assess different dimensions of Private Tuition" at "State council of Educational
research and Training, Kolkata" from 11:00 to 5:30 pm. dated 10th November,
2008
34. Invited to conduct workshop on "Workshop on Questionnaire Development
For Psychological And Educational Researches" at the Indian Institute of
Psychometry, Kolkata from 9-30 to 5:00 pm. dated 7.11.2008.
35. Received invitation to give lecture on "Teachers’ Burnout & Stress
Management: Approaches & Strategies" by the NITTTR, Kolkata, Block- FC,
Sector-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata- 700 106 from 14:00-16:00 Hours on 4th
Nov., 2008
36. Conducted workshop on 'Vocational Service Career Guidance' at the Center
of Rotary Club of Calcutta North Subarban (Code 3291 of Rotary International
District) from 7 to 8_30 pm dated 25th October, 2008.
37. Gave lecture on " Application of Statistics in Psychiatric Research " at the
Department of Psychiatry, Guwahati Medical College and Hospital, 9-10:30
am. 24.9.08.
38. Gave lecture on "Multivariate Statistical Models", NIPCCD, 3-4 pm., 22.9.08
39. Gave lecture on "Principles of Questionnaire Design for Psychological and
Educational Researches" at Mind India , 10-5 pm., 20.9.08
40. Gave lecture titled "Principles of Questionnaire Design for Survey
Researches",at Department of statistics, Guwahati University, 1-2 pm., 16.9.08
41. Gave talk on "Career challenges in Psychology" at the Department of
Psychology, Guwahati University, 11-12:30 pm.,16.9.08
42. Conducted workshop on "Training impact evaluation" at CBWE, Guwahati ,
15.9.08, 11:30 - 6:30.
43. Gave invited lecture titled "Innovative Leadership simulation Process" at Indian
Institute of Plantation Management Bangalore, 8th August, 2008.
44. Chairing one session at the 2-day National Conference on 'Behaviour
modification Skills for Teachers of Higher Education' at the UGC-Academic
staff College, Manasagangotri, Mysore-570006, 8-9, August, 2008.
45. Invited by the Vinod Gupta School of Management to conduct sessions related
to " Total quality management in Education " at the AICTE approved short term
course " Competency Development for New Management Faculty" on 18th
July, 2008 from 9:30 to 19:00.
46. Invited by the Vinod Gupta School of Management to conduct sessions
related to " Self-efficacy, Veracity and aspects of positive psychology related
to leadership" at the MHRD/AICTE sponsored summer school on practical
leadership on 1st and 2nd July,2008.
47. Chairing session in the 2-day National seminar on Building Organizational
core competence through workers education" organized by CBWE on 25th
June, 2008. In another session, presented research paper titled "Building self-
efficacy through Workers Education: A Social Cognitive Approach".
48. Invited by the Central Bureau of Investigation , Regional Training center,
Kolkata to give lecture on "Psychological Stress Management" from 3:30
onwards on 6th May,2008.
49. Invited by Defense Institute of Psychological Research,DRDO, Timarpur,New
Delhi to teach on Discriminant function analysis on 20th Feb, 2008 from 14:00
to 17:30 and Correspondence Analysis from 09:00 to 13:00 on 21st feb, 2008.
50. Invited by CBWE to give lecture on "Quality circle-Philosophy, Concept and
Application in Industries and Team work for effective participation in Industrial
management" to the workers and executives of Burn Standard Co. Ltd. from
11-30 to 1:15 on 29th January, 2008.
51. Invited by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNICAL TEACHERS' TRAINING
& RESEARCH, KOLKATA, BLOCK FC, SECTOR-III, SALT LAKE CITY,
KOLKATA- 700 106, to give lecture on "Teachers’ Burnout and Stress:
What, Why & How" in their Short Term Training Programme on ‘TEACHERS’
BURNOUT & STRESS MANAGEMENT’.from 14:30 to 16:30 dated
14.01.2008.
52. Invited by Centre for Behavioural and Cognitive Science, Allahabad to prepare
curriculum on Cognitive Science in 4-day seminar on curriculum design of
cognitive science from 20-24th Dec. 2007.
53. Invited by CBWE (Barrackpore), to give talk on 'Total Quality Management'
and 'Interpersonal Relations' to the managers, trade union leaders and workers
of NTPC, Farakka on 13.12.07.
54. Invited by Rotary club of Calcutta (North Subarban) to give seminar on career
guidance at 4 PM on 8.12.07.
55. Invited by Aditya Academy (Sr. Secondary), Kadambagachi, Barasat, North 24
pgs. to give seminar on "Students information data base system" dated 14.9.07
at 3-30 pm.
56. Invited by CBWE (EZ), Kolkata to give talk on 'Psychological Planning for
happy retire life' to the senior managers of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. from
14 to 16-40 dated 26.2.07 at the HQ of Kolkata in the 2-Day Special Training
Programme on Retirement Planning.
57. Invited by CBWE (EZ), Kolkata to give talk on Problems of workers in North
Eastern Region and 'Role of workers in developing North Eastern Region' to
the trade union activists and workers of north east region at ICMARD, Kolkata
in their 5-day training programme for same group from 14-00 to 16-45 on
21.2.07 and 14.3.07, 30.3.07
58. Invited by the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology to give talk on
Geriatric Psychology in the institute from 13:45 to 17:00 dated 12.2.07.
59. Invited by Rotary Club of Calcutta North Suburban to give talk on "
Globalization and Challenges in Career guidance on 21.1.07 from 10 to 1 P.M.
at Head Quarter of said Rotary club (RI Dist 3290).
60. Invited by CBWE to give talk on " Changing scenario-Challenges and
opportunities" and "Total quality Management" on 9.1.07 from 10 to 1 P.M. at
Damodar Vallley Corporation Head Quarter in the 3-day training programme
on " Workers Participation in Management.
61. Invited by the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology to give talk on
Principles of Geriatric Psychology and Geriatric Assessment,Counselling and
Psychotherapy for the one month certificate course on the basic issues of
geriatric care under the auspices of National Institute of Social Defense (NISD),
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment dated 2.11.2006 from 1:45-4:30
P.M. and 10.11.06 from 10-12-45 A.M.
62. Invited by the Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad to give guest lecture
on 'Multivariate Statistics' in a training programme on 'Psychological issues and
statistical methods' for their participants at their office in Kolkata from 14th to
19th September, 2006.
63. Invited by Bikasayan (institute for persons with mental retardation) to
inaugurate 'Awareness-Cum-Training package in disability (for parents and
community workers), A collaborative programme of Indira Gandhi National
Open University and Rehabilitation Council of India', 12.00 a.m., 19.8.06.
64. Invited by CINI, International to give talk on "Development of indicators for
evaluation of early childhood stimulation" in their workshop on Early childhood
stimulation (ECS)dated 26.6.06, from 10.00am to 5.15pm.
65. Invited by CBWE to give lecture on " Total Quality Management" at the Burn
Standard Co. Ltd., Howrah. dated 24.2.06 at 10.00 A.M.
66. Invited by CBWE to give lecture on " Total Quality Management" at the
Ordnance Factories Institute of Learning, Ishapore, North 24 Pgs. dated 7.2.06
at 14.00 hrs."
67. Invited to give lecture titled "Impact assessment report on Workers education"
in the National workshop of the Central Board for Workers education held in
IIWE training centre, Kurla, Mumbai, dated 25th July, 2005.
68. Invited to give lecture on "Organizational Behaviour-Culture Management"
and "How to develop Total Quality Culture in the Organization" in the two
day programme on Total Quality Culture for the employees of Indian Oil
Corporation Ltd., Eastern Region at Indian Oil Bhavan, Dhakuria, Kolkata
dated. 5th July, 2005.
69. Invited to give lecture on "Reading and Writing Motivation of Children in
Primary Education" in the Refreher course in Education organized by the
Department of Education, Calcutta University, 21.6.2005.
70. Invited to Inaugurate and to give key note address titled "Scientific methods
of Knowing" in the Faculty development program on Research Methodology
organized by the Department of Business Administration, Kalyani University,
20.6.2005.
71. Invited to give lecture on "Organizational Behaviour:Analysis and Approach"
in the workers' participation in management at Haldia Dock Complex, 23-24th
Feb., 2005 by the invitation of the Directorate of CBWE, Kolkata.
72. "Pre school years intervention and autism" at 'STEP ONE',a model school for
Child education at 8B,Rajendralal Street,Kolkata,17.2.05
73. "Invited by CBWE to give lecture on Organizational Behaviour in Trade Union
Activities " at the Directorate of CBWE, Kolkata to the trade union leaders of
different public sectors dated 29.1.05
74. "Research methodology in Organizational psychology" at the Department of
the Business Administration, Annamalai University dated 7.1.05
75. "Application of statistics in Research " in the Academy of Staff college,
Pondicherry University, dated 10.1.05
76. Being co-chair in the 2nd International Seminar on Integral Yoga Psychology
and 6th National Conference on Integral Education held in Pondicherry from 8-
9th January, 2005.
77. Invited to deliver a talk on 'Work Motivation' by the 'The Indian Institute of
Metals (Ghatshila chapter) and the Hindustan Copper Limited, Ghathshila.
dated 17.11.2001
78. Invited to deliver a talk on 'Organizational Diagnosis' by the Department of
Humanities and Social Sciences of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur,
dated. 20.3. 2001
79. Invited to deliver a talk on 'Application Of Multivariate Statistics In
Psychological Researches ' by the Department of Humanities and Social
Sciences of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, dated. 20.3. 2001

Research papers presented in the Seminar

1. "Autistic Behaviour analysis", in the UGC sponsored seminar on Disability,


Bethune College, Kolkata, 11.11.2009
2. "Development of the Questionnaire to assess reading motivation of children
in primary education", in the Seminar on Educational testing, counselling and
guidance, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, 3.1.2006
3. "Effect of Workers Education in Achieving Organizational excellence: A case
study in Jute mill" in the 4th Indian Congress on Quality, Environment, Energy
and Safety management system", New Delhi, December 15-16,2005.
4. Awareness of Organization's External environment, satisfaction with external
environment and mental health of employees, IIT., Kharagpur, 12.11.93
5. Environmental awareness, environmental satisfaction and general health of
employees, IIT., Delhi, 22.12.1992
6. Environmental awareness, environmental satisfaction and general health of
employees, IIT., Madras, 9.2.1993
7. Psychological assessment of mental abilities, N.I.M.H., calcutta, 29.3.1993
8. Computer simulation approach to develop teaching strategies for learning
disabled children at Annamalai University, Chennai, 5.2.1993

Research papers presented in the conferences

1. Dutta Roy,D. (2008). Principles of questionnaire development: multivariate


approach, 13th International and 44th National Conference of Indian Academy of
Applied Psychology, January 30 to 1st February, 2008. organized by the Department of
Psychology, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathawada University, Aurangabad.
2. Dutta Roy,D.-Assessing validity of web-based computer adaptive training modules,
11th International and 42nd National Conference of Indian Academy of Applied
Psychology, February 15-16, 2007. organized by the Department of Psychology, Jamia
Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025.
3. With Fouzia Alsabah Shaikh, -Mapping Psychological complaints of school going
adolescents, 11th International and 42nd National Conference of Indian Academy of
Applied Psychology, February 15-16, 2007. organized by the Department of Psychology,
Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025.
4. Dutta Roy, D.- A Survey to explore Need for financial allocation in Primary school
infrastructure for tribal children in Manipur. First Annual Conference on Financing of
Human development in India, Organized by the 'National Institute of Public Finance and
Policy, New Delhi', Planning Commission of India andUNDP, March 9-10, 2006.
5. Dutta Roy, D.- Making Organization Innovative. International conference on
innovation & technology management,Organized by the Central Glass and Ceramic
Research Institute, Kolkata 3-5 February, 2006.
6. Dutta Roy, D. and Roy, S. K. - Effect of workers education in achieving
organizational excellence: A case study in Jute mill. Proceedings of the 4th Indian
Congress on Quality, Environment, Energy and Safety management, New Delhi,
December, 2005. Paper published in the Conference Proceedings.
7. Dutta Roy, D. - Assessing drawing of Tribal children in Tripura : A Study based
on the Essence of Psychic Education of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother. International
Seminar on Integral Yoga Psychology, Pondicherry, 26-27 th June, 2004., Proceedings
of the conference, Page 57.
8. Dutta Roy, D. : What do computer programmers want for job satisfaction ? Problem
of Human resource management. Proceedings of the National Seminar on Applied
Psychology, Prof. S.K. Dasgupta (Editor), University of Calcutta, 6, 2003.
9. Dutta Roy, D. : Predicting academic achievement with writing motives. Proceedings
of the 90th Indian Science Congress, section of Anthropological and Behavioural
Sciences, (including Archaeology, Psychology and Educational Sciences), vol-90, Prof.
L.I. Bhushan (Editor), Indian Science Congress Association, Bangalore, 64, 2003.
10. Mukhopadhyay, S. & Dutta Roy, D. : Spiritual health of organization : A new vision
of organizational change in rural bank development. Proceedings of the National
conference on Yoga and Indian Approaches to Psychology, Pondicherry Psychology
Association, Pondicherry, 32, 2002.
11. Dutta Roy,D. - Subjective well-being and task engagement, Section of Psychology
and Educational Sciences, Proceedings of the 88th Indian Science Congress
Association, New Delhi, 3-7th January, 2001, Page 4.
12. Mukhopadhyay, Susmita. & Dutta Roy, D. - Organizational health from Behavioural
perspectives: A Review, Section of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Proceedings
of the 88th Indian Science Congress Association, New Delhi, 3-7th January,2001, Page
10.
13. Dutta Roy,D. and Kar, Ranjana -Attribution to reading motivation, Section of
Psychology and Educational Sciences, Proceedings of the 88th Indian Science Congress
Association, New Delhi, 3-7th January,2001, Page 46.
14. Dutta Roy, D. & Mukhopadhyay,S. - Relative importance of organizational health
in predicting the mental health of employees across the hierarchies, 4th Annual
conference of Indian association of mental health, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 7-8
th September, 2000. (S. Mukhopadhyay presented the paper)
15. Dutta Roy, D. - Identifying the high and low anxiety susceptible months in the
Antarctica. 4th Annual conference of Indian association of mental health, Osmania
University, Hyderabad, 7-8 th September, 2000.
16. Dutta Roy,D. and Mallik,R, - Factor analysis of computer programming tasks, 5th
International and 36th Indian academy of Applied psychology Conference, University of
Bangalore, December 27-29, 1999. (abstract published in the proceedings, p-7, R. Mallik
presented the paper)
17. Dutta Roy,D. , Kar,R. & Maitra,M. - A study on reading motivation, 5th International
and 36th Indian academy of Applied psychology Conference, University of Bangalore,
December 27-29, 1999. (abstract published in the proceedings, p-14, R.Kar presented
the paper)
18. Dutta Roy,D. & Mukhopadhyay,S. - Organizational coping and organizational
commitment across organizational hierarchies in heavy engineering organizations, 5th
International and 36th Indian academy of Applied psychology Conference, University
of Bangalore, December 27-29, 1999. (abstract published in the proceedings, p-7, S.
Mukhopadhyay presented the paper)
19. Dutta Roy, D. & Maitra,M. - State anxiety profile similarity of scientists and logistic
personnel in the Antarctica expedition, 5th International and 36th Indian academy
of Applied psychology Conference, University of Bangalore, December 27-29,
1999. (abstract published in the proceedings, p-8, M. Maitra presented the paper)
20. State anxiety during Antarctica expedition , International conference on disaster
management and Emergency care, Apollo hospital, Hyderabad, 8.2.1994
21. Personality pattern of Antarctica expeditioners, Indian science congress, Goa
University, 7.1.1993
22. Computer simulation approach to develop teaching strategies for learning disabled
children,Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu,
5.2.1993
23. Dutta Roy, D. - Hierarchical Cluster Analysis of Months Using State Anxiety data
in the Antarctic Expedition, International conference on Statistics, Combinatorics and
Related Areas and the Eighth International Conference of Forum for Interdisciplinary
Mathematics, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522,Australia, December
19-21, 2001
24. Dutta Roy, D. - Assessment of Short-term visual memory span, Third International
Conference on Cognitive Sciences , Beijing, August 27-31, 2001
25. Dutta Roy,D. - "Differential patterns of state anxiety in different periods of antarctic
expedition", 23rd
26. International Congress of Applied Psychology (Madrid'94)
27. Dutta Roy,D. - Analysis of Corresondence between stimulus Length and short term
forgettingConference of Iranian Statistical Society.

Researches conducted for Ph.D. award

1. A Study of Organizational Health and Job Satisfaction in Rural Banks from


Psychological Perspective - thesis submitted to the Department of Psychology,
University of Calcutta - Dr.Susmita Mukhopadhyay,Ph.D, 4th August,1999-February,
2005. Awarded Ph.D.
2. A Study on Short-term Memory Assessment with Successive Decrease in Stimulus
Presentation Time using Computer-aided Digit Span Test, thesis submitted to the
Department of Psychology, University of Calcutta - Dr.Manjishtha Maitra,Ph.D. 4th
August, 2000-2005.
3. Academic Procrastination- Ms.Fouzia Alsabah Shaikh, 4th July,2006 to 26th
August, 2007 (discontd.)
4. On Schizophrenia - Ms.Shivani Santosh, joined 21.8.2010 (contd.)
5. On Cognition - Ms. Anwesha Chakraborty, joined 16.8.2010 (contd.)

Researches conducted for the award of M.B.A. degree

1. Inflow and outflow analysis for school education: An appraisal of public finance. -
Anirban Roy, Globsyn Business School, Kolkata, Sept.-Nov., 2009.
2. Awareness of perceived environmental uncertainty and perceived innovative climate
of the bank in SBI and NON-SBI- Mr. Rajib Jaiswal, Management education centre
Narula institute of technology 81, Nilgunj road, Agarpara, Kolkata – 700 109 15th June -
31st July, 2009.
3. Perceived Environmental uncertainty in public & private sector banks -Mr.Dip Kumar
Saha, Management education centre Narula institute of technology 81, Nilgunj road,
Agarpara, Kolkata – 700 109, 15th June - 31st July, 2009.
4. Helmet as an important equipment of industrial safety and its marketing strategy-
Mr.Amitava Sen. Management education centre Narula institute of technology 81, Nilgunj
road, Agarpara, Kolkata – 700 109, 15th June - 31st July, 2009.
5. A study on performance appraisal, satisfaction and absenteeism of employees at
jessop and co ltd. Kolkata- Ms. Sunita Kejriwal, Indira Gandhi National Open University
(IGNOU),Study centre code:2801, Iswarchandra Patha Bhawan, 299, A.P.C. Road,
Kolkata- 700 009, 13th august to 15th october, 2008.
6. Awareness of external environment and perceived innovative climate of the
organizations in public & private sectors - Ms. Moumita Samaddar. Management
education centre. Narula Institute of Technology, 81, Nilgunj road, Agarpara, Kolkata –
700 109,21st May-28th July, 2008.
7. Roles stress management in the public and private sector- Ms. Shramika Purkait.
Management education centre. Narula Institute of Technology, 81, Nilgunj road,
Agarpara, Kolkata – 700 109,21st May-28th July, 2008.

On-going researches for M.B.A and M.D.

1. Analysis of income saving relationship of agricultural farmers in West Bengal –


Ayan Chakraborty
2. Analysis of agricultural and non-agricultural expenses of agricultural farmers in
West Bengal- Sayan Chakraborty
3. Ration shop image analysis –Suvankar Banerjee
4. Attitude towards rationing service : Problems of market segmentation-Poulami
Sengupta
5. Perception to ration shop - Debopratim Haldar
6. Analysis of financial statement of Myanmar - Thet
7. Mapping of psychiatric symptoms across different demographic groups: an
epidemiological problem. - Dr.Uday Sankar Mandal. Institute of Post-graduate Medical
education and Research. 1st February to 28th Feb.2010

Completed research projects funded by the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

1. Ms. Ishani Banerjee,Development of Computer Algorithm for Construction of


Aptitude Test Battery for Computer Programmers (1998-2002)
2. Ms. Ranjana Kar,Development of the Questionnaire for Assessment of
Reading and Writing Motivation of Boys and Girls of Grades III and IV (1999-2003)
3. Ms. Rama Mallick,Development of Computer Algorithm for Construction of Aptitude
Test Battery for Computer Programmers (1998-2002)
4. Ms. Arpita Roy,Analysis of GHQ-12 data collected from Antarctica Expedition
(2003-2004)
5. Ms. Mitali Paul,Development of the Questionnaire for Assessment of
Reading and Writing Motivation of Boys and Girls of Grades III and IV (1999-2003)
6. Mr. Shubhobrata Bhattarchya,Development of Computer Algorithm for Construction
of Aptitude Test Battery for Computer Programmers (1998-2002)
7. Ms. Nandini Biswas,Development of Computer Algorithm for Construction of
Aptitude Test Battery for Computer Programmers (1998-2002)
8. Ms. Sanchita Ghosh,A Study on Preferences to different Reading And Writing
Motives of Tribal Children in Primary Education of Tripura and Manipur (7.10.2005 -
31.3.2006)
9. Mrs. Amrita Panda,"Attitude towards School infrastructure in Rural areas (30th
August, 2007 - 31st March, 2008)"
10. Ms. Debalina Chatterjee,"Self-efficacy of agricultural farmers, (29th July,2009 -19th
January, 2010)"

On-going research project funded by the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata

Ms. Rupa Roy, Self-efficacy of agricultural farmers. (July,2010 –contd..)

Externally funded projects

1. Co-investigator for the project on “Impact assessment of Workers


Education : A Study of Training Effectiveness ”. Report submitted to the Central
Board for Workers Education, Govt. of India. 2004.

2. Chief coordinator for assessment of training and IEC program for the project
titled “Report on Mid-Term review of IPP-VIII in CMA”. The project was submitted
to ISI and funded by the World Bank., 1998.

Convened workshop and seminar

1. Convener of different selection committees for selection of Research fellow position


in 1999, 2000, 2006,2008,2009.
2. Convener to organize one workshop titled “Workshop on Application of Advanced
Multivariate Statistical Tools In Psychological And Educational Researches” held in
August 10 & 11, 2006 , and one seminar titled “ Seminar on Schedule Design for
Psychological and Educational Survey Researches” held in December 8, 2006 in ISI.
3. Convener to organize two workshops titled ‘Psycho-Social support for Disaster
survivors’ and ‘Reading motivation’ held in March,30,2009 and July, 2008 in ISI.

Important professional/editorial work

1. Editor-in-Chief of ‘PSYBER NEWS: An International Psychology Research


publication’ since November 2009. 3 issues had been published.
2. Invited to attend workshop as advisor on "Questionnaire development to assess
different dimensions of Private Tuition" at "State council of Educational research and
Training, Kolkata" from 11:00 to 5:30 pm.
3. Statistical Advisor and Trainer for the project titled " Evaluation of Social Safety Net
Programme and Tracer Study on Impact of Job Seperation " conducted by the Institute of
Public Enterprise, Hyderabad.
4. Evaluated project proposal “Psychobiological evaluation of the selection instrument
SOAP (Selection of Antarctic Personnel)” of the Research council of Norway
5. Reviewed manuscript titled " Process based measures of Creative problem solving
skills" for the Creativity Research Journal (Published from USA).
6. Evaluated several manuscripts as the member of Editorial Board of the Journal
– The Vision, Journal of Management and Allied Sciences. The journal is published
from the School of Management Sciences, Bengal Engineering and Science University,
Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal.
7. Reviewed 40 manuscripts of the journal – Indian Academy of Applied Psychology.

Design and development of computer software:

1. Using QBASIC, developed software of one aptitude test battery consisting of 9


psychological tests (Absurdity, Anagram, Vocabulary, Inference, Coding and Decoding,
Memory for Commands, Short term Test, Comprehension, Creativity ) for my project
titled " Development of computer algorithm for construction of Aptitude Test Battery for
Computer programmers ". Report was submitted to the Technical Advisory Committee of
ISI dated 31st March, 2002.
2. Using QBASIC, I developed software for computer aided assessment of digit span.
Two research papers were published based on the data.
3. Using QBASIC, I developed software for Computer aided personality testing. I
administered this on B.Tech students of the Institute of Engineering and Management,
Kolkata for teaching computer aided psychological testing.
4. Using HTML codes I designed WebPages of two Conferences:
5. http://www.isical.ac.in/~psy/pjconf/psyana1.html : National Conference on Applied
Cognitive Psychology
6. http://www.iaapconf2008.org/ : 12th International and 43rd National conference of
Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (iaap)

Professional awards/honors received

1. Recipient of Psychometric Educational Services Award by the Pondicherry


Psychology Association in January, 2008
2. Recipient of 'ICQESMS 2005 Excellence award’ for best paper presentation in the
4th Indian Congress on Quality, Environment, Energy and Safety management system",
by the Central Board for Workers Education and Centre for Quality Management system,
Jadavpur University,16.12.2005
3. Best Poster Award of Indian Science Congress Association , 2004
4. Best Poster Award of Indian Science Congress Association , 2003
5. Recipient of Best Paper Award by the Pondicherry Psychology Association in 2003
6. Professor T.E. Shanmugam Award for excellence in research for 1999 and 2000 by
the Madras Psychology Society, 2003
7. Young Scientist Award of Indian Science Congress Association, 1988

Membership of Academic body

1. Member, Academic Council of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata from


2009.
2. Member, Executive Council of the Indian Academy of Applied Psychology from
2008;
3. Member, Advisory Board. Performing Arts Therapy center, Rabindra Bharati
University, Kolkata from 2009.
4. Member, Academic Council of the Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology,
Kolkata from 2009.

Any other relevant information

1. Chairing session in the 2-day National seminar on Building Organizational core


competence through workers education" organized by CBWE on 25th June, 2008. In
another session, presented research paper titled "Building self-efficacy through Workers
Education: A Social Cognitive Approach".
2. Chairing one session at the 2-day National Conference on 'Behaviour modification
Skills for Teachers of Higher Education' at the UGC-Academic staff College,
Manasagangotri, Mysore-570006, 8-9, August, 2008.
3. Invited by Centre for Behavioural and Cognitive Science, Allahabad to prepare
curriculum on Cognitive Science in 4-day seminar on curriculum design of cognitive
science from 20-24th Dec. 2007.
4. Doing collaborative project with Rutgers University, USA and Scientific Learning
Corporation, USA for the project titled “A Study conducted in India to assess Validity of
Fast For Word Language Gateway Edition Product” since 2006. Final report was
submitted.
5. Conducted collaborative project titled “Evaluation of the impact of training by
CBWE to the workers of Ambica Multifibres Ltd., Belur, Howrah”. Report was submitted
in 2006.