Faculty Details

Prof. T. Kumar

Assistant Professor, Information System & Development Studies
Fellow(IRMA), B.E(Electronics & Communication), NIT,Trichy
Home Page:http://www.xub.edu.in/
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Teaching Interests

Management Information Systems(MIS), ICT & E-Governance for Development, Development Studies

Research Interests

Management Information Systems(MIS), ICT & E-Governance for Development, Development Studies

Administrative Responsibilities

Member of Admissions Committee, Co-Coordinator for International Conference on Rural Management (ICRM), Co-Editor of International Journal of Development & Social Research (IJDSR)

Research & Publications


2017, JOURNAL: E-Governance and Decentralisation - Study of an Indian District, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR), India

#Book Chapter

2008, Chapter: Decentralization And E-Governance In Indian Context: A Case Based Study, Global Institute of Flexible Systems Management (GIFT) Publishers, New Delhi

2007, Chapter: Development Perspectives On The Digital Divide, McMillan India, Advanced Research Series

2007, Chapter: Decentralization And E-Government Services In Indian Context: Case Based Study In Gujarat, GIFT Publishing, Global Institute of Flexible Systems Management, New Delhi

#Working Paper

2012, WorkingPaper: Last Mile Service Delivery at the Rural Grassroots through e-Governance - Institutional Options Ahead, KIIT School of Rural Management(KSRM), KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India


2007, Seminars-Talks: Research and Training Seminar (RTS), XIMB, Venue: XIMB


2017, Training-Attended: Revamping the Post Graduate Program in Rural Development Management, Venue: NIRDPR

2014, FDP-Attended: Discourse Analysis, Venue: XIMB Campus

2013, FDP-Attended: General Faculty Development, Venue: KIIT University, Bhubaneswar

Projects / Consultancy

2014, Impact Assessment of the Project Extending Solar Lighting to 30 Villages of Koraput and Mayurbhanj Districts in Odisha, Client: Rural Electrification Corporation(REC) & The Energy and Resources Institute(TERI), Status: Completed

2013, Impact assessment of CAL (Computer Aided Learning) project under SSA (Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) in primary schools of Odisha situated across 12 districts, Client: OPEPA (Odisha Primary Education Program Authority), Status: Completed

Work Experience

1. Assistant Professor, Xavier School of Rural Management(XSRM) - From 2/6/2014 till date

2. Assistant Professor, KIIT School of Rural Management, (KSRM), KIIT University, Bhubaneshwar - From 2/6/2010 till 30/5/2014

3. Project Researcher, IRMA, Gujarat - From 1/2/10 till 31/5/10

4. Project Research Associate, IRMA, Gujarat - From 1/1/08 to 31/3/08

5. Analyst Programmer, Ramco Systems Ltd, Chennai - From 1/6/1998 to 10/3/2003