M.A.,M. Phil (Pol. Sc.), MBA HRM) , Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Management, Bhubaneswar Campus
 
Phone: 9437365754
 

About Me

Dr. Umakanta Nayak is awarded Ph.D. in Management. He has undertaken a study on Urban Governance in his doctoral research. His M.Phil dissertation is on Public Policy.  He has completed his MBA from IGNOU with HR specialization. Presently facilitating courses in HR area and General Management areas in the School of Management. Besides teaching, he is actively involved in administration, projects and imparting trainings.

 
Research Fields

  • Behavioural Studies
  • Local Governance

Teaching

  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organization Change and Development
  • Human Resource Planning and Sourcing

Expertise

  • Local Governance
  • Organization Behaviour
  • Public Policy
  • Human Resource Management

Interests

  • Behavioural Studies
  • Local Governance

 
   

Research Fields

Carried out research from the system perspective to analyse the commonalities and differences of the San Diego City Council in USA and Bangalore Municipality Corporation in India. The focus of the study was on the growth of local governments, the intergovernmental relationships among different levels of Governments, the powers (legislative, administrative and financial) and functions (amenities and services) of the local governments, and the role of civil society in shaping the governance system.