Principal’s Profile

A highly experienced management educator and researcher with comprehensive skills in strategic planning, content development and administration.


Twenty years experience in teaching Business Management, Economics and Operations Research,

A passionate motivator: able to synergize employee energy and enthusiasm to meet organisational objectives

A highly organized manager and coach: able to quickly identify needs and provide tools to resolve difficulties.

A reputation for building cohesion among disparate groups and individuals.


2004 – Present:  Vijayalakshmi Institute of Hospitality Sciences, Mangalore

Position:  Principal

Organisational Leadership & Team Building

  • • Built a strong team of faculty members, fostering both independence and a cohesive team environment.
  • • Utilized employee empowerment and positive work ethics to establish a spirited organisational Culture.
  • • Planned and structured resources necessary to establish a new institution

Core Subjects

  • • Business Economics

  • • Human Resource Management

  • • Marketing Management


 Workshops on teaching effectiveness

  • • Leadership training for the students
  • • Developed training modules for students to enhance their professional skills.


1995 – 2004:      Srinivas College of Hotel Management, Mangalore

Position: Professor cum Training and Placement Officer (2002 – 2004)

Associate Professor (2000 – 2002)

Sr. Lecturer (1997-2000) 

Lecturer (1995-1997)

  • • Taught courses on Business Economics, Applied Behavior SciencesHuman Resource ManagementMarketing Management, Business Mathematics and
  • • Enhanced students’ employment potential through interventions like Interpersonal skill development and leadership training workshops.


University Experience:

  • • Member of the Mangalore University Syndicate 2011-2012
  • • Member of the Mangalore University Academic Council 2010-2012
  • • Member of the Mangalore University Board of Studies for Hospitality Sciences (2006-09)