Qualification • MA. Tourism Management, Madurai Kamaraj University, 2014
• BHM, M.S.Ramaiah College of Hotel Management, Bangalore University, 2004
Experience Academic:
1) Ramaiah University (Faculty of Hospitality Management and Catering Tech)
 Duration: June 2011 – June 2017, Aug 2018 – till date
 Designation: Asst. Professor- Front Office Department
2) Daffodils English School
 Duration: June 2010 – May 2011
 Designation: Class Teacher(VII Std)
1) Oberoi, Bengaluru
 Duration: Oct 2006 – May 2007
 Designation: Banquet Sales Supervisor
2) Halliburton Logging and Drilling Services Asia Ltd.
 Duration: Oct 2004-March 2006
 Designation: HR-Admin-Executive
3) Taj Westend Bengaluru
 Duration: June 2004-Sep 2004
 Designation: Front Office Executive
 Active member of the Sanitation Waste Management and Environmental Engineering Research Centre, Ramaiah University
Research  • Interest: Hospitality and Tourism
• Expertise: Hospitality, Front Office  
Publications (Detailed list of Publications) • National Conference Papers:
 Published research paper titled: “Innovations leading to skill development in students”, in the book bearing ISBN 978-81-927564-1-7.
 Participated and presented paper in the Regional Conference on “Facets of Hospitality: An overview of Accommodations”. The title of the paper was “Guest Complaint Management”. Paper got published in a Journal.
• International Conference Papers:
 Presented paper entitled “Sustainability in waste management-A comparative study on urban vs rural hotels”, at the International Conference on Innovations in Municipal Solid Waste Management and Best Practices for Circular Economy and Sustainable Environment-2019 organized by Clean India Technology in association with Waste to Energy Research and Technology Council (WTERT-India), Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bengaluru at International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru. Full paper to be published in “Clean India Journal”.
• National Journal Papers:
 “Facets of Hospitality: An overview of Accommodations”. The title of the paper was “Guest Complaint Management”.
 “Sustainability in waste management-A comparative study on urban vs rural hotels”- Clean India Journal
Presentations(Detailed list of Presentations) • Invited Lectures:
Conducted Management Development Programme for:
 The Welcome LEAD Programme which is ITC Hotels path breaking programme in hospitality education which involves extensive hospitality training for a career in hospitality industry.
Conducted Workshop for:
 Conducted workshop on grooming and etiquette on 4th Sep 2018 at Faculty of Dental Sciences, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore
• Conferences (Invited):
 Participated in the National Conference on “Entrepreneurial Challenges and Opportunities in Hospitality and Tourism Industry” and presented a paper on “Waste Management Challenges of the Hospitality Industry” held at Ramaiah University in association with Karnataka Tourism Forum.
 Participated and presented paper in the International Seminar on “Tourism and Universal Accessibility- Challenges and Opportunities” held at St. Joseph’s College of Commerce. The title of the paper was “Niche Tourism in Karnataka”.  
Teaching  • Modules Taught: Front Office Management, Accommodation Management, Travel and Tourism Management, Resort Management
• UG Thesis Advised:
 Supervised dissertation on Hospitality Management Core Subjects for Bangalore University students.
• PG Thesis Advised:
 Supervisor for MBA dissertation titled “Analysis of Online Reviews on Travel Agencies Business Performance” under Ramaiah University.