Dr. C.J. Unny

A   PERSONAL PROFILE
Name                                              :  Dr. Unni C. J.
Present  Address                            :  Chakkalaparambil Ukken House,
                                                          Menanchery Gardens
                                                          Nallamkara,  Ollukkara P.O.,
                                                          Thrissur 680 655, Kerala                                                           
Permanent Address                         :  Chakkalaparambil Ukken House,
                                                          Menanchery Gardens
                                                          Nallamkara,  Ollukkara P.O.,
                                                          Thrissur 680 655, Kerala                                                                   
 
Phone Numbers                     Resi :   0487 2374545                 Mob: 9446401545
Email Address                                 :  unnicj@yahoo.com
Age and Date of Birth                    :  52 years, 28-11-1956
Gender                                            :  Male
Religion                                          :  Christian, Roman Catholic
Blood Group                                  :  B +ve
 
B. ACADEMIC PROFILE
Bachelor’s Degree                         : Bangalore University, 1982
                                                         Division : First Class
                                                         Main  : History, Economics, Politics
Master’s Degree                            : University of Calicut, 1985
                                                         Main  : Economics
 
Computer    Awareness                 O S      :  Windows
                                               Software     :   MS Office     
C. Career profile
     Date of joining in college service                :   5-6-1986  
     Department                                                  :   Economics
     Designation                                                  :   Lecturer, Selection Grade
     Area of Specialization                                  :   Rural Economics 
     Years of teaching experience in    a)  Post graduate classes         :  23 years
                                                            b)  Undergraduate classes      :  23 years
     Positions holding                : Member, Board  of Post Graduate Studies, Kannur University
 
     Details of  Refresher/ Orientation course attended  
     
           Orientation Program        :  Academic Staff College, University of Calicut
           Refresher Course             :  Department of Economics, Cochin University of Science 
                                                                                                                            and Technology  
                      ,,                               Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi
                      ,,                               Academic Staff College, University of Calicut,
                                                                                                            4-10-2008 to  3-11-‘08
    Date of retirement                                         :   31-3-2012
 
    Other co curricular  positions holding in  college  : Advisor Catholic Students’ Association
 
                      Previously held in college : Returning Officer, College Union Elections
                                                                  Coordinator, Career Guidance and   Placement Cell
                                                                  Coordinator, UGC sponsored national conference
                                                                  Chief Editor, Golden Jubilee Souvenir
 
D. Research experience  
 
   Ph. D.                                    :  Mahatma Gandhi University, 2004
                                                   Title : Determinants of Saving Behavior  of   Rural
                                                                                                                   Households in Kerala
  Topics  of interest                 :   Micro Finance, Social Sectors.
 
                        
 
       Presentation of papers / Participation in  regional/ state level/national/international seminars/ Conferences.
    
      Presented a paper entitled  “Determinants of Saving Behavior  of   Rural   Households in  Kerala” in the Vth  Money and Finance  conference held at  IGIDR, Mumbai
 
      Presented a paper entitled   Micro Enterprises & Kudumbasree” in the foundation  day seminar at NIRD, Hyderabad.
  
 
      Publication of  papers in national/international journals
        
1.      An empirical study of financial  assets  portfolio of rural households in Kerala. Advances in Arts  and Ideas, Vol 2, 2006
 
2.      Inclusive  growth  through  Microfinance-Kudumbasree  and  NGO   experience  in
Kerala, Advances in Arts  and Ideas, Vol 1 & 2, 2007.  
 
Publication  of  books
 
                     Economics book for Plus two classes 
 
Details of  research projects completed
     Title             : A comparative Analysis of NGO  and Kudumbasree  SHGs in providing 
                            sustantiable livelihood  to the poor left out  in globalization.
     Tenure         : One year.
     Funded by   : National foundation for India , New Delhi
      Present Status  : Completed
 

E.  Extension Work/Community Service

 
    Positions held/Leadership role played in organizations linked with     Extension work  
    and National Service Scheme (NSS), or NCC or any other    similar activity.
 
    Advisor, Catholic student’s Association in the College
    Faculty of  Common Proficiency Test  training