Prof. R. Shivappa
Contact No : 0821 - 2419361 

Prof. R. Shivappa is currently serving as Registrar, University of Mysore, Mysuru.

Teaching and learning with Post graduate students and guiding students of Social work  towards  Doctoral  Degree  (Ph.D.)  programme  on  a  regular  basis.  Seeking assignments in Project Management, Research and RelationshipManagement   for   Rural/Urban   Development   Programs,   HRD   and   Personnel Management with leading organisations in India and overseas.

Ph.D. (Social Work) with rich experience in Teaching-Learning, Project Management, Research Initiatives, Team Management, Personnel  Management, Relationship Management in a career spanning 29 years in the Bilateral / NGO / Academic institutions /Corporate sectors.

Expertise  in  steering  projects  on  Rural  Development,  Rural  Water  Supply and Sanitation etc., 

Significant   experience   in   program   design,   planning,   implementation and introduction of innovative approaches in making the program owned by the people.

Knowledge of the development and application of participatory strategies like PRA (Participatory Rural Appraisals), PLA (Participatory Learning and Action) and PMW (Participatory  Monitoring  Wheel)  techniques, advocacy  for  policy  reforms  at government and intermediary levels in Rural /Urban Development Programs.

An effective communicator with strong relationship management skills and hands- on experience in networking with Consultants, NGOs, Government Agencies and safeguarding the interests of beneficiaries and stakeholders. Read More