Institute for Social and Economic Change

Established in 1972 by Professor V K R V Rao, ISEC is an All-India Institute for Interdisciplinary Research and Training in the Social Sciences

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D Rajasekhar
Director

Ph.D. in Economics from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1994. Area of Specialisation: Decentralisation; Poverty Reduction; Development through and Interface among Local Organisations; Micro Finance; Social Security for Unorganised Workers and Child Labour, Email: director(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in


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Meenakshi Rajeev (on EOL)
Professor, CESP

Ph.D. Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata Area of Specialisation: Banking and credit related issues; Issues relating to Development Economics (game theoretic modeling); Industrial Economics; Labour Relations. Email: meenakshi(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

S Madheswaran
Professor, CESP

Ph.D. in Econometrics, Department of Econometrics, University of Madras (1996) Area of Specialisation: Economics of Labour; Economics of Education; Environmental Economics; Applied Econometrics Email: madhes(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Parmod Kumar (on Deputation)
Professor, ADRTC

Ph.D. in Economics from Centre for the Studies of Regional Development, JNU, New Delhi, 1997.Area of Specialisation: Agriculture and Allied Activities; Agro Processing; Rural Development Email: pkumar(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Sunil Nautiyal (on Deputation)
Professor, CEENR

Ph.D. in Botany (Ecology), G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, H.N.B. Garhwal University, Srinagar – Garhwal Area of Specialisation: Natural resource management and conservation; Production system analysis; Protected Area Management; Ecological Modeling; GIS and Remote Sensing in landscape analysis; Climate Change and Socio-Ecological Development Email: sunil(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Kala Seetharam Sridhar
Professor, CRUA

Ph.D. in Public Policy & Management, The Ohio State University, 1998 Area of Specialisation: Regional disparities, Urban poverty, Land use regulations Email: kala(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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C M Lakshmana
Professor, PRC

Ph.D. Bangalore University, 1998 Area of Specialisation: Linkages of Population, Development and Environment; Evaluation and monitoring of Public Health System; Demographic Change and the Middle class and its impact on Environment Email: lakshmana(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Krishna Raj
Professor, CESP

Ph.D. in Economics (Environmental Economics), University of Mysore, Mysore, 2005 Area of Specialisation: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics; Natural Resource Conservation and Management: Forest and Water; Urban Water Supply and Management (Bangalore City); Ecotourism in Protected Areas (Economic Valuation of biodiversity); TRIPs, Biodiversity Conservation and Traditional Environmental Knowledge; Deforestation and Climate Change Email: krishnaraj(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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T S Syamala
Professor, PRC

Ph.D. in Population Studies, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai, 1994 Area of Specialisation: Population and Health, Women and child Health Email: syamala(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Ramappa K B
Professor, ADRTC

Ph.D. in Agribusiness Management from UAS, Dharwad Area of Specialisation: Agricultural Marketing, Rural Development, Agribusiness, Supply Chain Management, Food retailing. Email: ramappa(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in.
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V Anil Kumar
Professor, CPIGD

Ph.D. University of Delhi Area of Specialisation: Policy Processes; Social, Political Theory; Federalism, Devolution; Agrarian Change; Urban and Rural Governance; Development Studies Email: anilkumar(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in .
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S Manasi
Professor, CRUA

Ph.D. Department of Economics, Mysore University, 2002 Area of Specialisation: Urban Governance; Urban Ecology; Water Resources Management; Waste Management Email: manasi(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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B P Vani
Associate Professor, CESP

M.Sc. (Statistics), Bangalore University. Area of Specialisation: Poverty and Income Distribution Email: vani(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Lekha Subaiya
Associate Professor, PRC

Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park Area of Specialisation: Demography and Stratification Email: Lekha(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in.

Marchang Reimeingam
Assistant Professor, CSSCD

Ph.D. Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Area of Specialisation: Economics of Labour, Migration Studies, Human Resources Development and Regional Development Email: reimeingam(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)
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Sobin George
Assistant Professor, CSSCD

Ph.D. Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Area of Specialisation: Marginalities, Social Gradients of Health, Medical Industry and Labuor Rights Email: sobin(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in.
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A V Manjunatha (on Deputation)
Assistant Professor, CEENR

Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics, Justus Liebig University, Germany Area of Specialisation: Agricultural water management- water markets, pricing, valuation, pollution; Natural Resource Management - valuation, efficiency, equity, sustainability; Agricultural markets - value chain analysis, transaction costs; Impact analysis of developmental programmes and technology adoption; Energy and climate change in Agriculture -valuation, management Email: manjunath(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Malini Laxminarayan Tantri
Assistant Professor, CESP

Ph. D in Economics, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), through Mysore University Area of Specialisation: International Trade and Development Economics: Indian and Chinese Special Economic Zones (SEZs); Trade Facilitation; Agriculture and Trade; Trade and Gender; Trade and Food security; Skill Development, Trade and Labour Email: malini(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in .
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M Balasubramanian
Assistant Professor, CEENR

Ph.D in Environmental Economics from Madurai Kamaraj University Area of Specialisation: Green Accounting, Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, Climate Change, Solid Waste Management, Environmental Policy, Sustainable Development and Sustainability, Urban Ecology Email: balasubramanian(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Indrajit Bairagya
Assistant Professor, CHRD

Ph.D. in Economics (2012), Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore, India. Area of Specialisation: Informal sector and informal employment, Economics of education, Applied Econometrics, Input-Output Analysis and Computable General Equilibrium Modelling. Email: indrajit(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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Channamma Kambara
Assistant Professor, CRUA

Ph.D. (2011), Kannada University, Hampi Area of Specialisation: Informal Economy, Gender Studies and Development Studies Email: channamma(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Vilas Jadhav
Assistant Professor, ADRTC

Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK,Bengaluru Area of Specialisation: Agriculture Production Economics, Econometrics, Agricultural Finance and Co-operation, Time Series Analysis, Agricultural markets- value chain analysis, Natural Resource Management- valuation, efficiency, equity, sustainability; Impact analysis of developmental programmes and technology adoption; transaction costs, Agricultural price analysis, cost estimation, Energy and climate change in Agriculture Email: vilas(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Thomas Felix K
Assistant Professor, ADRTC

Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore Area of Specialisation: Agricultural Production Economics, Agricultural Finance and Marketing, Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, Law and Economics. Email: thomas(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Mallesh Ummalla
Assistant Professor, CESP

Ph.D. in Economics from University of Hyderabad Area of Specialisation: Macroeconomics, Energy Economics, International Economics, Development Economics, SDGs related issues Email: mallesh(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Stanzin Nouskit
Assistant Professor, CHRD

PhD. in Education from University of Jammu Area of Specialisation: Education of marginalized and socially disadvantaged segments, Sociology of Education, Women and Inclusive Education Email: stanzin(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

K C Smitha
Assistant Professor, CPIGD

PhD. in Political Science and Public Administration, Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), through Mysore University Area of Specialisation: Governance, Urban Governance, Urban Infrastructure (Water Supply and Sanitation), Public Policy, Urban Development, Urban Political Economy, Urban Poverty, Gender, Space and the City, and Urban Political Ecology. Email: smitha(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in Google Scholar

Akshata Nayak
Assistant Professor, ADRTC

PhD. in Agricultural Economics, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK,Bengaluru Area of Specialisation: Agricultural Marketing and Co-operation, Agricultural Economics, Time Series Analysis, Meta- Analysis. Email: akshata(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

Karthick V
Assistant Professor,CESP

Ph.D. in Economics from University of Mysuru, through the Institute for Social and Economic Change Area of Specialisation: Agricultural Economics, Development Economics, Social Economics, Applied Econometrics, Impact Evaluation Email: karthickv(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in

R Manjula
Assistant Professor, CDD

Ph.D. in Economics from University of Mysore, Mysore. Area of Specialisation: Decentralisation and public service delivery, Women Leadership in Panchayats and Cooperatives, Social Security, Rural Development Email: manjula(at)isec(dot)ac(dot)in
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