Education
Educational Qualifications
M.Com

Ph.D.

Professional Experience
Professor

University School of Open Learning, Panjab University

Responsibilites:
Dean Research

Panjab University

Responsibilites:
Chairperson

University School of Open Learning, Panjab University

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Responsibilites:
Achievements
Seminars
“Seminar on Distance Education: Experiments, Practices and Challenges”; Panjab University March, 2009.
“Seminar on Intellectual Property Right”; Centre for Industry Institute Partnership Programme, (CIIPP) Panjab University, Chandigarh 26th April, 2009.
“National Seminar on Experiments and Innovation in Distance Education and Open Learning in the Globalised Era”; Panjab University, Feb., 2010.
“CIIPP Awareness Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)”; Panjab University, 30th Nov. 2010.
Workshops/Training
Attended Workshop

on “Workshops on Soft Skills”; Center for Industry Institute Partnership program, Panjab University, in 2010

Attended Workshop on “One day Workshop on Academics-Industry Interface”

on University Institute of Hotel Management & Tourism, Panjab University, in 2011

Attended Workshop on “Soft Skill Workshop”

on University Institute of Hotel Management & Tourism, in 2011

Attended Workshop on “Tourism and Hospitality Industry – Omissions, Innovations and Challenges”

on University Institute of Hotel Management & Tourism,

Attended Workshop on “Entrepreneurship in Hospitality Industry”

on University Institute of Hotel Management & Tourism, Panjab University, in 2013

Attended Workshop on “Entrepreneurship in Hospitality Industry”

on “Audio Content Development Workshop”; University School of Open Learning, Panjab University, in 2013

Books/Chapters of Book Published
Regional Development Banks and Industrialization, Deep and Deep Publications, New Delhi July, 1988

Mutual Funds: Management and Working, Deep and Deep Publications, New Delhi (Hard Bond), April, 1996

Merchant Banking and Financial Services, Unistar Publications, Chandigarh Sept, 1997

Research Paper/Articles Published
“Role of UPFC in Financing Industrial Growth in U.P.- An Analysis”

Journal: Lok Udyog, May 1984

“Project Planning”

Journal: Udyog Yug, August, 1984.

“Responsibility Accounting”

Journal: The Management Accountant, July, 1985

“Financial Ratio Analysis and Statistics”

Journal: The Management Accountant, Dec. 1985

“Cost of Public Issue”

Journal: Chartered Secretary, April, 1986

“Lease Financing-Indian Experience”

Journal: Udyog Yug, January, 1987

Udyog Yug, January, 1987

Journal: Chartered Secretary, Sept. 1986

“Social Responsibility of Development Banks”;

Journal: Journal of Banking and Finance, 1987-88

“Relevance of Cost Accounting in University Management”;

Journal: Udyog Prabandh, Vol.2 No.2 July, 1987

“Regional Development Banks and Financing of Industries-A study of Panjab”;

Journal: A Research Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 4, No.2 Vol. 5, No.1 January, 1988.

“The Role of Non-Bank Financing Institutions in the Funding of Large and Medium Industries in Panjab and Haryana”;

Journal: P.U. Management Review, Vol. XII, 1989.

“Factoring- Another Financing Source”;

Journal: Chartered Secretary, January, 1990

“Investors Right at Stake"

Journal: The Management Accountant, October, 1990

“Investor, The King of Mighty Capital Market at Cross Road” ;(An abstract of the paper for Annual Conference of Indian Commerce Association 1990)

Journal: Indian Journal of Commerce, Dec. 1990.

“A New Dimension in Corporate Reporting-Cash Flow Reporting-An Insight”;

Journal: Chartered Secretary, January, 1991.

“Portfolio: Handle With Care”

Journal: The Tribune, Feb.4, 1991.

“Making Venture Capitalist to Act”

Journal: Chartered Secretary, June, 1991.

“Challenges for Mutual Funds in India”;

Journal: Chartered Secretary, October,1991

“Financing Resources and Related Issues of Regional Development Banks”;

Journal: Journal of Accounting & Finance, Fall, 1991.

“Mutual Funds-A Case Study of Master Share of U.T.I.”

Journal: Indian Journal of Commerce, June, 1992.

“Lease Accounting-Yet To Take Shape in India”;

Journal: Chartered Secretary, March, 1993.

“Free-Pricing”;

Journal: Chartered Secretary, March, 1994.

“Leasing Environment in India”;

Journal: Finance India, Sept. 1994.

“Should Cash Flow Statement Replace AS-3? A Theoretical and Empirical Evaluation”;

Journal: Journal of Accounting and Control, Vol.2, 1994.

“Asset Securitization”;

Journal: Journal of Accounting and Finance, Fall, 1995.

“Signals from Annual Reports of Mutual Funds”

Journal: Chartered Secretary, Sept., 1995.

“NAV of Mutual Funds”;

Journal: Business Analyst, Dec., 1995.

“Mutual Fund Investors taken for Granted

Journal: Chartered Secretary, April, 1996.

“Investor from Capital Market to Money Market via MMMFs”;

Journal: Modern Management, April, 1996.

“Bought out Deals-Innovative Indian Experience”;

Journal: Finance India, Dec., 1996.

“Mutual Funds in Dock: How to Make them Investor Friendly”;

Journal: Political Economy: Journal of India, Jan-June, 1998.

“Credibility of Distance Education: A Challenge”

Journal: Indian Journal of Distance Education, Dec. 1998.

“Credit Rating Agencies Regulation: Sans Accountability”;

Journal: SEBI & Corporate Law, Jan 24, 2000 Vol. XXIII Part 4

“Demutualisation of Stock Exchanges: The New Governance Structure”;

Journal: SEBI & Corporate Law, April 7-13, 2003 Vol. XLIII Part 1

“Mutual fund –Investor’s Loss Under SEBI Nose: Accounting Mischief in IISFUS Scheme of erstwhile UTI”;

Journal: SEBI and Corporate Laws, Jan.8,2007,Vol.73.Part II

“The Impact of Mergers and Acquisition on Corporate Performance in India (co-authored)”;

Journal: Management Decision, Vol. 46.No.10 2008.

“South Asian Travel: Tourist Attachment, Control and Confusion”;

Journal: Tourism Development Journal, Vol. 9.No. 1, 2011.

“Service Quality in Internet Banking: Customers’ Perceptions (co-authored)”;

Journal: Indian Journal of Research, Jan- Jun 2012.

“Expectations and Experiences of Tourists: A gap Analysis of adventure tourists in Himachal Pradesh (co-authored)”;

Journal: Tourism Innovation, Aug., 2013.

Research Papers/Articles Presented
Paper Presented on “Profitability - An Aspect of Operational Efficiency of Regional Development Banks”

presented at Development Planning and Administration, 1992

Paper Presented on “A Role of Non – bank Financing Institutions in the funding of large and medium Industries in Punjab and Haryana”

presented at A Survey of Research in Commerce and Management, 1992.

Paper Presented on “Corporate Social Accounting: A New Perspective”

presented at Social Accounting, 1993.

Paper Presented on “Accounting Education: To Meet the Changing Needs”

presented at Developments In Accounting Vol. I, 1994

Paper Presented on “Needs for Cash Flow Accounting Standards”

presented at Development In Accounting Vol. II, 1994

“Financial Services in India: A Retrospect”

presented at Essential Services for Global Development, 1995.

“Mutual Funds: Bright Future in India”

presented at Financial Services in India, 1995.

“Marketing of Bank Services at the grass root Level”

presented at Marketing of Services, 1995

“Bank Services and Marketing Approach”

presented at Marketing of Services, 1995.

“Corporate Governance in Mutual Funds: Role of Trustees”

presented at Corporate Governance, 2003.

“Making mutual funds trust-worthy”

presented at Economic Reforms in India, 2003.

“Marketing: A challenge for Distance Learning Institutions”;

presented at Distance Education: A quest or Excellence Academic, 2004.

“Rejuvenating Stock Exchanges: Indian Experiences”;

presented at Investment Management and Stock Market, 2005.

“International Tourism Scenario”;

presented at Tourism for Development : A Managerial approach, 2011

“Mutual Fund Governance: Investor’s Perception”;

presented at Corporate Finance, 2012.

Paper Presented on “Cash Flow Reporting: Another Dimension of Corporate Financial Reporting”

presented at All India Conference of Indian Accounting Association, Rajkot, 1991.

Paper Presented on “A Case For Revising Accounting Standards-3”

presented at Seminar on Accounting and Finance, P.U., Chandigarh, 1991.

Paper Presented on “Marketing of Bank Services at Grass Root Level"

presented at Seminar on Challenges and Problems, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1992

Paper Presented on “Services and Marketing Approach in Banking ”

presented at Seminar on Challenges and problems in Marketing of Services, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1992.

Paper Presented on “Mutual Funds: Bright Future in India”

presented at XLV Annual Conference, All India Commerce Association Bangalore, 1992

Paper Presented on “Mutual Funds: A Case Study of Master share of U.T.I. ”

presented at XLV Annual Conference, All India Commerce Association Bangalore, 1992

Paper Presented on “Corporate Social Accounting”

presented at International Conference on Accounting Issues, Jaipur, 1992

Paper Presented on “Some Legislative Measure to Combat Sickness in India"

presented at International Conference on Accounting Issues, Jaipur, 1992.

Paper Presented on “Management of Financial Services: Impact of Government Guidelines”

presented at XLVI Annual Conference All India Commerce Association, Rohtak, 1992

Paper Presented on “Stock Market Reforms: Investor Protection and SEBI”

presented at XLVII Annual Conference All India Commerce Association, Kurukshetra, 1993

Paper Presented on “Financial Services in India: Towards Globalization”

presented at “Financial Services in India: Towards Globalization”

Paper Presented on “Quality in Distance Education: A TOM Approach”

presented at National Seminar on Distance Education and Challenges, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1994

Paper Presented on “Mutual Fund: Aspiring for Reforms”

presented at XLVIII Annual Conference of All India Commerce Association, Warrangal, 1994.

Paper Presented on “Strategic Profile of UTI: X-ray”

presented at Seminar on Strategic Investment and Management Perspective: Problems and Strategies: University Business School, Punjab University, Chandigarh, 1995.

Paper Presented on “Management Audit for Quality in Distance Education”

presented at National Seminar on Distance Education Problems and Prospective, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, 1996

Paper Presented on “Investor Protection: An Insight of Mutual Fund”

presented at UGC Sponsored National Seminar, Rajkot (Gujarat), 1997

Paper Presented on “Mutual Funds in the Dock: How to make them investor friendly”

presented at National Seminar on Banking and Finance Under Globalization, CIDS, Chandigarh, 1997

Paper Presented on “Marketing Mix of Mutual Funds”

presented at Indian Experiences, Challenges and Prospects of Marketing of Services, University Business School, Panjab University, 1998.

Paper Presented on “Sustainable Development of Indian Mutual Funds: Some Challenges”

presented at National Seminar on Financial Sector Reforms- An Unfinished Agenda, University Business School (UBS), Panjab University, 2000.

Paper Presented on “Making Mutual Funds Trust-worthy”

presented at National Seminar on Second Generation Reforms in India: Settled and Unsettled Issues, (UBS) Panjab University, 2002.

Paper Presented on “Corporate Governance in Mutual Fund: Role of Trustees”

presented at National Seminar on Corporate Governance in India,(UBS) Panjab University, Chandigarh, 2003

Paper Presented on “Demutualisation of Stock Exchanges: Challenges in India”

presented at 55th All India Commerce Conference- Udaipur, 2003

Paper Presented on “Marketing: A Challenge for Distance Learning Institutions”

presented at National Seminar on Distance Education, Department of Correspondence Studies, Punjab University, 2004

Paper Presented on “Open and Distance Learning: A Strategy”

presented at ICSSR Seminar on Distance Education: Experiments, Practices and Challenges, 28-29 March 2009, USOL, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 2009.

Paper Presented on “ODE Model Envisaged by National knowledge commission”

presented at National Seminar on Experiments and Innovational in Distance Education and Open Learning in the Global Era” USOL, P.U. 2010.

Paper Presented on “Community based Tourism Invitation (CBTI): Benefits and Challenges”

presented at International Conference on Challenges and Strategic Interventions for Tourisms in India, University of Lucknow, 2010

Paper Presented on “International Tourism Scenario"

presented at 3 rd International Conference Indian Tourism Conference, Srilanka, 20113 rd International Conference Indian Tourism Conference, Srilanka, 2011

Paper Presented on “Voices in Tourism Development”

presented at 9 th National Tourism Conference of Indian Tourism Congress Tezpur University, Assam, 2012

Paper Presented on “Distance Education and Five Year Plans: Challenges Ahead”

presented at Golden Jubilee Celebrations of Distance Education in India, National Conference on Correspondence Education to Distance Education, 50 Years of Revolution and Challenges Ahead, USOL, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 2012.

Paper Presented on “Expectations and Experiences of Tourists”

presented at A Gap Analysis of Adventure Tourist in Himachal Pradesh” 5th International Conference of Indian Tourism Congress, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, 2013.

Invited Lectures and Chairperson-ships
Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Political Wars and Cross Border Tourism”; 3 rd Director’s Conclave, Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Gwalior, 24-25 Dec., 2011.

Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Tourism and Global Peace: Setting Agenda for Future”; Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, Gwalior

Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Sustainable Tourism and Entrepreneurship Development”; 9 th National Tourism Conference, Tejpur University, Assam. on 2012-08-06

Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Corporate Social Responsibility”; UGC sponsored National Seminar “Value Metamorphosis, Ethics and Morality in Business and Governance”; MCM DAV College for Women on 2012-02-11

Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Tourism Marketing”; 5 th International Conference of Indian Tourism Congress, Taylors University, Kualalumpur, Malaysia on 2013-09-05

Chaired Technical Sessions

on “Special Open Session”; HPCMA National Seminar on Corporate Social Responsibility for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, Maharaja Agarsen University, Himachal Pradesh on 2013-12-13

Attended Conference on “Major Jiwan Tiwari Memorial Lecture”

on Vice-Chancellor of IGNOU, University School of Open Learning, Panjab University on 2012-03-17

Attended International Conference on "Raid: An Exponential Raid into Storage with Speed"

on University School of Open Learning, Panjab University June, 2012

Attended national Conference on “National Conclave of Directors/ CEOs of Open and Distance Institutes”

on University School of Open Learning, Panjab University on 2012-06-06

Attended national Conference on “HOSTOCON -2013 One Billion Tourist – One Billion Opportunities”

on ; University Institute of Hotel Management & Tourism, Panjab University, February, 2013

Project Work
Professional Association
Editor in Chief, Indian Journal of Distance Education, University School of Open Learning, (USOL) Panjab University, Chandigarh
Member, “Vitta Shodh-The Journal of Finance” a biannual publication of Department of Financial Studies, Faculty of Management Studies, VBS Purbanchal University, Jaunpur-U.P.
Member, “The Journal of Accounting and Finance” Research Development Association, Jaipur.
Member, “The Journal of Banking, Information Technology and Management” Research Development Association, Jaipur.
Member, “Accounting Studies” a Journal of Department of Accountancy and Business Studies” PG School of Commerce, University Campus, University of Rajasthan, Rajasthan.
Member, Indian Journal of Research
Member, ICSSR North-Western Regional Centre, Chandigarh
Member, Journal of Management Outlook
Member, “Academic Council” (Supreme Academic Body)
Member, MBA (Banking and Insurance) at University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS)
Member, Faculty of Business Management and Commerce
Member, Advisory Board of University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS)
Member, ICSSR, North Western Regional Center, Chandigarh
Member, “Advisory Committee of Academic Staff College” at Punjab University
Member, Faculty of Arts and Languages, Kurukshetra University (KU)
Member, Board of Studies (Tourism) Faculty of Business Management and Commerce
Member, Board of Studies (Hotel Administration) Faculty of Business Management and Commerce
Executive Council, Panjab University Alumni Association
Member, “Advisory Committee of Department of Correspondence Studies Panjab University, Chandigarh”
Coordinator, UGC-NET examination at Panjab University
Member, Provident Fund Investment Committee, Panjab University
Member, Panjab University Committee for “Refund of Provident Fund Advance"
Member, Building Committee of Panjab University
Member, “Overhauling and Re-arranging Rules and Regulations of University Calendars Vol. I, II and III.”
Member, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Chandigarh Council
Member, Panjab University Committee for “Refund of Provident Fund Advance"
Member, Building Committee of Panjab University
Member, “Overhauling and Re-arranging Rules and Regulations of University Calendars Vol. I, II and III.”
Member, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Chandigarh Council
Member, Indian Accounting Association
Member, Indian Commerce Association
Member, Research and Development Association
Member, Indian Tourism Congress