Dr. E.M. Thomas

A   PERSONAL PROFILE
Name                                              :  Dr. E. M. Thomas
Present  Address                            :  Poovanpuzhakkal House, “Mythri Nagar”
                                                          Fr. Dismas Road, Irinjalakuda North P. O.
                                                          Thrissur  - 680 125, Kerala
Permanent Address                          :  Poovanpuzhakkal House, “Mythri Nagar”
                                                          Fr. Dismas Road, Irinjalakuda North P. O.
                                                          Thrissur  - 680 125, Kerala
Phone Numbers                     Resi :   0480 2824979       Mob:    9446474979
Email Address                                 :  drthomasem@yahoo.com
Age and Date of Birth                    :  49 years,  23-5-1959
Gender                                            :  Male
Religion                                          :  Christian, Roman Catholic 
Blood Group                                  :  B +ve
 
B. Academic PROFILE
Bachelor’s Degree                         : University of Kerala, 1979
                                                         Main  : Economics
Master’s Degree                            : University of  Kerala, 1981
                                                         Main  : Economics
                                                         Division: First class
 
 C. Career profile
     Date of joining in college service                :   2-6-1983   
     Department                                                  :  Economics
     Designation                                                  :  Reader
     Area of Specialization                                 :   Economic Planning  
     Years of teaching experience in    a)  Post graduate classes         :  25 years
                                                            b)  Undergraduate classes      :  25 years
     Details of  Refresher/ Orientation course attended  
        
              
 
 
    Date of retirement                                         :  
 
    D. Research experience  
 
      Ph. D                                  :  University of Calicut, 2003
                                                   Title :  Decentralized Planning and Transfer of Development 
                                                                                                                                       functions
       Topics  of interest              :   Economic Planning
                        
      Presentation of papers / Participation in  regional/ state level/national/international seminars/ Conferences.
 
           Presented two papers in the international seminar conducted by the Jawaharlal  Nehru 
           University   in 2008. 
 
     Overseas Exposure           :  Completed  six  months  training programme in economic
                                                  planning at the  University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 1987-88  
                  
 
Research guidance to students  completed and ongoing
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Details of  research projects completed/ ongoing
 
        Ph. D.(On going)                    :  Mahatma Gandhi University
                                                         Title : Decentralized planning and poverty allevation

E.  Extension Work/Community Service

 
    Positions holding/held/Leadership role played in organizations linked with     Extension work  and National Service Scheme (NSS), or NCC or any other    similar activity.
 
               NSS programme officer
               Planning forum coordinator
               India Population Project  Coordinator