Humanities and Social Sciences

ERDA's Centre for Promoting
Education & Research in Humanities and
Social Sciences (CPERHS)

Center for Promoting Education & Research in Humanities and Social Sciences (CPERHS) has been established with the primary goal of advancing education and research within the realm of Humanities and Social Sciences. CPERHS will be led by a Center President, and in the pursuit of its objectives, multiple Center Vice Presidents will be appointed. During the selection of Vice Presidents, careful consideration will be given to ensure that they represent diverse major areas of Humanities and Social Sciences. Specific objectives of CPERHS are as follows:

  • Organizing National and International Seminars/Conferences addressing emerging issues in the field of Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • Conducting Workshops, Faculty Development Programs (FDPs), Training Programs, ERDA Talent Search Exams (ETSE), and other similar activities.
  • Overseeing the publication of ERDA’s Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • Managing the publication of edited books, working papers, study materials, and more.
  • Selecting deserving candidates for the ERDA Academic Excellence Award and the ERDA Young Academician Award in the field of Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • Identifying eligible candidates for the Scholarship/ Fellowship. 
  • Undertaking any other initiatives as determined by the Executive Body, with the aim of enhancing education and research in Humanities and Social Sciences.
List of President / Vice Presidents of
Centre for Promoting Education & Research in
Humanities and Social Sciences (CPERHS)

SN

Name of Members

Country

Designation

Specialization

1

Dr. Arshad Hussain Bhat

Jammu & Kashmir

President

Gender Economics, Agricultural Economics and Agricultural Impact Assessment

2

Dr. P. Maneesh

Kerala

Vice President

 

3

Dr. Ashu Maharshi

Rajasthan

Vice President

Corporate law, Competition Law and Environmental law

4

Dr. Shivakumar Kandekar

Telangana

Vice President

 

5

Dr. Firdous Ahmad Sofal

Jammu & Kashmir

Vice President

 

6

Dr. Rimple Manchanda

Haryana

Vice President

 

7

Dr. Rajeshkumar M. Sosa

Gujarat

Vice President

 

8

Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat

Jammu & Kashmir

Vice President

 

9

Dr. G. Parthasarathi

Tamil Nadu

Vice President

Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness Management and Agricultural Extension

10

Dr. T. Musthafa

Tamil Nadu

Vice President

 

11

Dr. K. Alaguraja

Nagaland

Vice President

Sports Training, Sports Psychology and Sports Nutrition

12

Dr. Sheriff Olamide Olatunji

Nigeria

Vice President

 

13

Dr. Murali Basa

Assam

Vice President

 

14

Dr. Gulshan Akhtar

Uttar Pradesh

Vice President

Foreign Direct Investment and Micro-Economics