From the Principal's Desk


       Dr. SUNIL JOHN. J 

Designation : Principal,  Govt College Attingal, Attingal, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.  
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Professional Experience
1. Principal 24-7-20- Govt College Attingal
2. Principal 30-12-2017 - 17-7-20 GPM Govt College Manjeswaram 
3. Associate professor in Sociology 31-12-2010 – 29.12.17 Govt College Kanjiramkulam 
4. Sel Gr Lecturer 31.12.07- 30.12.2010 Govt College Kanjiramkulam
5. Senior Lecturer 31.12.02-30.12.07 Govt College Kanjiramkulam
6. Lecturer 31.12.97-30.12.02 Govt College Kanjiramkulam
Academic Record
Ph.D supervising Teacher University of Kerala ( 2015)  
UGC Research Award  (2012) 
PhD in Sociology from University of Kerala (2008).
M.Phil. with specialization in Urban Sociology (1996) 
UGC NET ( 2004) 
MA in Sociology from Loyola College Trivandrum (1993)  
Present Academic Assignments
Member Academic Council University of Kerala 
Member  BOS Sociology (UG) University of Kerala 
Member  BOS Sociology  CMS College Kottayam ( Autonomous ) 
Member BOS Sociology  SSUS Kalady 
member BOS Sociology (UG) Calicut University 
Member Research Committee SSUS kalady 
Details of publications (last Five years)
Free trade Agreement and Indian economy – Prospects, potentials and Experiments, B Digest Publications, 2013 (ISBN 978-81-923975-3-5) ( Co – editor ),2012
“Financial inclusion – policies should be a passion and not a fashion for India’s more inclusive growth” In Biju SK & Rani L ( Eds) , Financial inclusion and inclusive growth, New Delhi , Regal Publications 2013
Urban Poverty – Emerging trends and Concerns” In Dileep KG & Abraham Vijayan (eds) , Facets of Social Outliers , New Delhi , Reliance Publishing House 2013
“ Exploring new trends in the study of Social sciences and solution for the contemporary problems” In Rajesh ( ed)  Studies in social Sciences ,  Trivandrum ,2014
“ Calorie, Income or Vulnerability: The social dimensions of Urban Poverty in Kerala” In Studies in Development and Administration , Vol 24 No 1 January March 2014 
“ Right to food and urban Poor in India “ In Social Action , Vol 64 No 1 January March 2014   
“Gram Sabha, Direct Democracy and Good Governance: Some Lessons From Kerala” In Review of Social Sciences Vol 14 January June 2014  
Urban Development : Challenges , concerns and considerations ( Co edited book ) , Discovery Publishing House 2016 New Delhi ( ISBN 978-93-5056-772-2)
International Assignments (last 5 Yrs ) 
Participated and presented a paper in World Congress of Sociology held in Yocohama Japan in July 9-15  2014 
Participated and presented a paper in Association of Third World Studies , South Asia chapter in University of Jaffna Srilanka in 28-30 Nov 2017 
Participation in Professional Associations 
Member Indian Sociological Society 
Executive member , association of Third world Studies South Asian chapter 
Executive member , Kerala Sociological society 
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