Prof. Kumar Suresh

Dept. of Educational Administration

M. Phil in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University; Ph.D. in Federal Studies from the Centre for Federal Studies, New Delhi; Diploma with Suma cum Laud (High Distinction) in federalism, decentralization and conflict transformation from the Institute of Federalism, University of Fribourg, Switzerland; published research papers, monographs and books on the theme of policy response to diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion, federalism and multilevel governance, human rights education etc.; served as co-editor and as a member of the editorial committee of Indian Journal of Federal Studies, one of the lead journals in the specialized area of Federal Studies; contributed a large number of papers in national and international seminars and conferences; delivered more than thirty invited lectures in national and international programmes including Academic Staff Colleges of different universities in India; served as member of different expert committees and advisory boards of universities and institutions including the University Grants Commission, Institute of Open Learning, Al-Mustafa International University, Iran to its India Branch etc; association with a number of national and international projects and competence development/ training Programmes sponsored by international agencies including the Forum of Federations, Canada, GTZ and the Bergoff Foundation for Conflict Studies, Germany; visited Switzerland, Canada Srilanka and Nepal in different international academic programmes; a number of Ph.D. and M. Phil completed under his supervision; currently engaged in the studies and research on inclusive policies and practices in education.

Designation Department Specialization E-Mail Id.
Professor Educational Administration Public Policy and Diversity Management,
Federalism, Educational Policy and Governance