Qualification • Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (DHMCT), Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, IHM Trivandrum
• Masters in Tourism Management (MTM), Madhurai Kamaraj University
• Pursuing PhD, RUAS
Experience HOD, Housekeeping and Head Hospitality Club: August 2014 and August 2018 onwards
• Developing and delivering the curriculum
• Setting, reviewing and assessing exam question papers, assignments
• Conducting departmental meetings
• Vendor management
• Disseminating the role of a Proctor and Proctor leader
• Performing research activities
• Coordinate cultural activities for Akaira, RUAS festival
• Plan and implement intercollegiate events
• Inventory Management
• External Examiner for other universities
• Organising seminars and workshops
• Mentoring UG group project
• Delivering MBA sessions (HK related)
• Developing Hospital Housekeeping module and conducting training for the staff
• Coordinating IET assessment and conducting viva for the same
• Member of BOS
External Expert and Content Writer, Latitude Edutech: Dec 2013 to April 2014 (Freelance)
• Developing e-learning modules on Management topics.
Trainer and External verifier, Manipal City and Guilds: Dec 2013 to April 2014 (Freelance)
• Conducting front office and housekeeping certification courses for Army and Air force personnel.
Content developer, Learning Links Foundation: 2012- 2013
• Created TI’s – Teaching Ideas and AFL’s – Assessment For Learning using the assigned templates.
• Designed a range of activities like case study, worksheet, show and tell, concept map etc for the teachers to be able to facilitate the contents of the chapters.
• Created a number of assessment tools to identify the performance and level of understanding of the students.
Trainer, Frankfinn Institute of Airhostess Training, Koramangala : 2005 till 2011
• Conducted Professional Etiquette training for Corporates and staff.
• Conducted sessions on interviewing skills, customer service for faculty.
• Handled modules on Front-office, House-keeping, F& B Service and F&B Production.
• Imparted training based on Institute of Commercial Management (ICM), UK / Edexcel, the UK’s largest qualifications provider
• Was selected as the I.V.( Internal Verifier) for ICM and Edexcel to assess students work from the entire South India region
• Handled specialized research on Hospitality.
• Conducted practical sessions on PMS (Property Management System) – Fidelio
• Member of the Regional (south) Editorial Board for students’ online journal
• Actively organized cultural and inter-branch competitions
Lecturer, Army Institute of Hotel Management: 2003 till 2005 
• Conducted classes on Travel and Tourism for the 4yr BHM students
• Conducted classes on Accommodation Management
• Mentored students in Housekeeping specialization
• Conducted practical exams, viva-voce for Bangalore University
Faculty and Training Coordinator, Hindustan Academy College of Hotel Management: 2001-2003
• Coordinated training and placements
• Conducted classes on Housekeeping.
Faculty, Woodland College of Hotel management: 1999-2001
• Conducted classes in House-Keeping Operations
Faculty, M.S. Ramaiah College of Hotel Management: 1995-1998
• Conducted classes in House-Keeping Operations
• Conducted inter-college competitions
• Coordinated and conducted American Hotel and Lodging Association
• Classes (AHLA)
• Was involved in exam answer paper valuation with the Bangalore and Mangalore Universities.
Senior Asst. Housekeeper, Taj Westend, Bangalore: 1994-1995
• Responsible for Housekeeping operations
Asst. Housekeeper, Taj Connemara, Chennai: 1993-1994
• Responsible for Housekeeping operations
Research  • Interest: Sustainability in Hotel Operations
Publications (Detailed list of Publications) • Ph.D. Dissertation:
• International Conference Papers:
Presented a paper in an Intl Conference on Innovations in MSWM and Best practices for Circular Economy and Sustainable Environment, 13 and 14 Feb 2019
• Patents:
Co- patentee in development of an Intelligent Dustbin for specially- abled Hotel Guests
• Magazine Articles
Published article in Renaissance Vani
Published articles in E- newsletter, Voice of Housekeepers, Professional Housekeepers Association
Presentations (Detailed list of Presentations) • Conferences (Organized):
National conference for Sanitation and Waste Management Research Cell
Teaching  Modules Taught:
Housekeeping Theory and Practical
Environmental Science
Travel and Tourism Management
Hospitality for Home
Hotel Interiors
Linen and Laundry Management
Housekeeping Entrepreneurship-
MBA – Housekeeping module
Hotel Facilities Planning and Maintenance