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1. Name                                     Haribandhu Panda                    

2. Date of Birth                         28 May 1959

3. Civil Status                           Married with two children

4. Nationality                            Indian

5. Present Position                  Pro Vice Chancellor

                                                  School of Management

                                                  Centurion University of Technology and Management (CUTM), Odisha

                                                  Tel.91-674-2726555, Mobile: 91-93373 88801

                                                  E-mail:[email protected]

6. Education

      Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical).

      Regional Engineering College (now NIT), Rourkela, India in 1982.

      Master of Business Administration (MBA).

      Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi, India in 1991.

      Master of Engineering (Energy Technology)

      Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand in 1992.

      PhD (Management of Technology).

      Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand in 1996.

      Research topic: Technological capability assessment of a firm in the    electricity sector

7.  Training

    (a) Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., Sunabeda, India in 1980

    Manufacturing of aircraft engines (For one month during undergraduate engineering)


    (b) Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), Rourkela, India in 1981

    Manufacturing of steel, rolled products, fertilizer, air liquefaction and waste treatment systems (For one month during undergraduate engineering)


    (c) National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), New-Delhi, India in 1982 - 1983

    As an Engineering Executive Trainee in the company, trained in all aspects of the electricity utility business through lectures, simulators and on the job practical training. The following areas were covered:


    (d) Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), Bangkok, Thailand in 1995

    During Doctoral research, for four months, analysed company's functions both at its corporate office and at Bang Pakong and Nong Chok where the company's major generation facilities and maintenance facilities respectively are located.


    (e) Electricite De France (EDF), Paris, France in 1995

    During Doctoral research, for two months, analysed company's activities at its headquarters in Paris and at various sites such as Le Havre, Les Renardieres, Clamart, and Porcheville.


8. Work Experience

  1. Pro Vice Chancellor, School of Management, Centurion University of Technology and Management (CUTM), Bhubaneswar (June 2013  Till date)
  2. Director (Academic), Center for Environment and Development, Cuttack (January 2013  May 2013)
  3. Director, HDF School of Management, Bhubaneswar (January 2008  December 2012)
  4. Dean, KIIT School of Rural Management (KSRM), KIIT University, Bhubaneswar (November 2006  December 2007)
  5. Professor, Institute of Rural Management, Anand (IRMA) (April 1998  October 2006)
  6. Technology Management Specialist, South East Asia Technology Company (SEATEC), Bangkok (August 1996  January 1998)
  7. Senior Research Associate, Energy Technology Division, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok (September 1992-April 1993)
  8. Assistant Chief Design Engineer (position held before leaving) at the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Delhi (September 1982  December 1990)


9. Subjects Taught at Post Graduate Level

Strategic Management, Project Management, NGO Management, Livelihood Management, Quality Management, Materials Management, Management Thought, Energy Management, Technology Management


10. Member in Professional Bodies and Institutions

  1. Life member of the Solar Energy Society of India
  2. Life member of the Indian Dairy Association
  3. Managing Trustee, Harsha Trust, Bhubaneswar
  4. Chairman, Livolink Foundation, Bhubaneswar
  5. Director (independent), Adhikar Microfinance Ltd.