Name

Prof. (Dr.) Ajay Kumar

Father’s Name

Sri Raghunath Prasad

Date of Birth

05.12.1971

Gender

Male

Designation

Lecturer & HOD (Psy.)

Date of Joining

 

Date of Promotion

 

Marital Status             

Married

Academic Qualification

M.A. (Psychology), Ph.D. (Psychology)

 

Reservation Category

OBC (Other Backward Class)

 

Address

JagJiwan College, Ara – 802301

 

Helpline No.

09431858101/09905259412/07779955818

 

Email

NA

Teaching Experience

1

Worked as a Lecturer & HOD of Psychology in a girls degree college (affiliated) at Jaynagar under L.N.M.U. Darbhanga from 04.03.1995 to 09.09.1998.

2

Working as a Lecturer & HOD of Psychology in Jagjiwan College, Ara, V.K.S.U. Ara, Bihar from June, 26, 2003 to till date.

 

 

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

Sl.No.

Name Of Exam.

Board/University

Passing Year

Obt. Marks

Div.

%age of Marks

1

Matic

B.S.E.B., Patna

1984

583

Ist

65%

2

Inter

B.I.E.C., Patna

1986

556

Ist

62%

3

B.A.

Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

1988

636

Ist

64%

4

B.A.(H)-Psy

Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

1989

576

Ist

72%

5

M.A.(H)-Psy

Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga

1992

515

Ist

65%

6. Ph.D. (Self) :

Awarded in February 2004. Topic-“Some Factors influencing work stress & its coping strategies in office Employees”.

7. Ph.D. Production under my supervision : No

OTHER EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION :

1

Bihar Eligibility Test (Lecturership) BET (UGC), New Delhi.

2

Doctoral Fellowship-I.C.S.S.R.-Indian Council of Social Science & Research, New Delhi, 1997-98 (Doctoral Fellowship)

3

L.L.B. Year-1994-95; Percentage of Marks-54%

EXPERIENCE:

1

Worked from July-Nov, 1994 as Research officer in “Rural Development Project” conducted by A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna.

2

Worked as research Incharge in Madhepura & Sitamarhi District in the year 1996 in General Election 1996 related with exit poll conducted by “Centre for the study of development societies” (CSDS), New Delhi by the approval of Election Commission of India.

3

Worked as Assistant Programme Officer in “Bihar Education Project Chatra” (Jharkhand) from September, 1998 to July, 2000.

4

Stayed & supported the programme of Bihar Education Project, Hazaribagh (Jharkhand) during visit of Joint Review Mission team (World Bank Team) from 10.03.2000 to 05.04.2000.

5

Worked as Assistant Programme Officer in Bihar Education Project Darbhanga from July, 2000 to June, 2003.

6

Worked Experience in world Bank Project on the post of Assistant Programme Officer from 02-09-1998 to June, 2003.

7

Successfully organized a UGC sponsored National Seminar in the department in the capacity as a convener on “STRESS MANAGEMENT: Psychology Social Interventions” on 07.03.2008 at J.J.College, Ara, V.K.S.U., Ara (Bihar).

8.

Successfully organized National Seminar on “Psycho-Social problems of Ageing & their management” as a convener on 30th Jan, 2015 at J.J.College, Ara, V.K.S.U., Ara (Bihar).

TRAINING/ORIENTATION/ REFERESHER COURSE

1

Attended training from 5th Oct, 1998 to 9th Oct, 1998 on the topic “Training programme on Methodology and Techniques of planning under DPEP” conducted by NIEPA (National Institute of Education Planning and Administration, New Delhi at DIET, Ranchi, Jharkhand.)

2

Attended training programme from 3rd to 9th May, 1999 in NSDART, Mussorie, on the Topic “Preparation of plan and Budget Under DPET” (District Primary Education Programme)

3

Participated in the UGC sponsored 40th orientation courses from 18.08.2004 to 14.09.2004 and obtained grade-A. This programme was organized by UGC Academic staff college, Patna University, Patna (Bihar)

4

Participated in the UGC sponsored refresher course on “Socio-cultural changes & Globalisation” from 04-12-2007 to 24-12-2007. This programme was organized by Academic staff college, Ranchi, (Jharkhand) and obtained Grade-“A”.

5

Participated in the UGC Sponsored Refresher courses on “Globalization in context of Indian Society and Right to Information” from 09.02.2009 to 01.03.2009. This programme was organized by UGC Academic Staff College, Ranchi (Jharkhand) and obtained Grade-“A”.

PAPER ACCEPTED, PRESENTED OR PUBLISHED

1

"Prathmaik Shiksha ka sarvvyapikaran – Samasya aur Samadhan”, Ajay Kumar, Versh-2, Ank-1, BIP, Aprahan, Traimasik, October-December, 1998, page-26-30

2

“Some correlates of Social Skills”, Bihaviometric, Vol. 20 Nos. 1-2, PP.-21-25, 2003.

3

“Optimism as moderator of stress” paper presented in the 7th International & 38th National seminar Conference of Indian Academic of Applied psychology (IAAP) organized by Department of Psychology Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jodhpur (Rajsthan) in October, 11-13, 2003.

4

“Stress and coping strategies among Nurses” paper presented in the 91st session of Indian Science congress Association held at Chandigarh from January, 3-7,2004.

5

“Effect of air pollution on mental health” paper accepted in the 8th International and 39th National Conference of Indian Academy of Applied Psychology held at Rohtak, Haryana from 15th -17th July, 2004.

6

“Life style, Burnout and coping strategies” paper presented in the 9th International and 40th National Conference of India Academic of applied Psychology held at Bodh Gaya, Bihar from 7-9 th March, 2005.

7

“A study of Depression among college student in relation to some personality characteristics”: The Hindustan Review. Vol-16, 14 April-June, 2004, PP-110-113.

8

“Joy stress in Police work”:  The Hindustan Review. Vol-(19) No.-17, Jan-March,2005, PP-08-12.

9

“Psycho-social factor underlying job satisfaction in police”: The Hindustan Review. Vol-20, 18 April-June, 2005, PP-1-3.

10

“Motivation of world peace with reference to culture of peace” paper presented in the – UGC sponsored national seminar on “Culture of peace” on the eve of XXIX annual conference of Indian society of Gandhian studies, Gandhi Adhyayan Peeth, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi on 13-15 Oct, 2006.

11

“Socio-psychological aspect of good governance with reference to Panchayati Raj Institution” paper presented in the UGC sponsored national conference on the theme “Role and Relevance of Local Self Government in Democracy” organized by R.N.A.R. College Samastipur, Bihar on 14-16 Oct., 2006.

12

“Sources of Stress among Primary teachers and their coping strategies” paper presented in the UGC Sponsored national seminar on Stress Management Among People with reference to Education, Organized by Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Khagaul, Danapur, Patna (MU, Bodh Gaya) on 23rd and 24th Nov, 2006.

13

“Women Empowerment through Livestock Management” Paper presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Political Participation of women with special reference to Rural Women”, organized by Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Khagaul, Danapur, Patna (MU, Bodh Gaya) on 4th to 5th April, 2007.

14

“Job burnout among teacher the relationship between type “A” & “B” personality” paper presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Psychology as a professional Science”, organized by JD Womens college (MU, Bodh Gaya), Patna from 4rth to 5th April, 2007.

15

“Women Empowerment through Mahila Samooh” Paper Presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Psychological factors in women Empowerment in Bihar” organized by MLSM College, L.N.Mithila University, Darbhanga from 19-20 May, 2007.

16

“Some factors Influencing Female Focticide” Paper Presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Psycho-Socio aspect of Female Feticide” organized by Mahila College, B.R.A. Bihar University, Muzzafarpur, from 27 to 28th May, 2007.

17

“Positive thinking and stress” Paper Presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Stress – Management : Psycho-Social interventions” organized by Department of Psychology, JJ College, Ara, VKSU, Ara, Bihar on7th March, 2008.

18

“Management of stress for the successful life” paper presented in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Stress Management: Psycho-social interventions” organized by dept. of Psychology at Jagjiwan College, Ara, VKSU., Ara (Bihar) on 07th March, 2008.

19

“Community participation: The moderator of Drop-out in primary and middle school section.” Paper presented in the UGC sponsored Seminar on “Literacy Scenario in Bihar : Problems, issues and interventions” organized by Gautam Budha Mahila College (MU, Bodh Gaya), Bihar on 29-30th March, 2008.

20

“Organizational Stress : Causes and coping strategies” Paper presented in the 13th International & 44th National conference of the Indian academy of applied Psychology 2009 at Aurangabad, Maharastra from January 30th to February 01, 2009.

21

“Pollution and its effects on Mental health” Paper presented in the UGC sponsored Seminar on “Environmental Pollution: A threat to Mankind” organized by S.B.College, VKSU, Ara (Bihar) from 14th – 15th Feb, 2009 sponsored by UGC.

22

“Transactional Analysis” : An art of communication (Teaching) paper presented in 97th Indian Science Congress, Jan 03 to 07, 2010 at Thiruvananthapuram.

23

“Santosam Param Sukham: The Moderator of Stress” Paper presented in a UGC sponsored Seminar at College of Commerce, Dept. of Psychology and printed in “Behavioural Research Review”, Vol-02, No.-1 & 2, Pg.-1 to 4 March & September, 2010.

24

“Psycho-social consequences of unemployment” Paper presented in a UGC sponsored Seminar from September 17-18, 2010 organized by dept. of Psychology, J.P. University, Chapra.

25

“Anta cedent factors of occupational stress among entrepreneurs” paper presented in 99th Indian Science Congress from Jan-03 to 07, 2012 held in KIIT, Bhubaneshwar.

26

“Impact of Globalization on Education” paper presented in UGC sponsored National Seminar, organized by Dept. of Psychology, Government Women’s College, Gardanibagh, Patna on 24-25 March, 2012.

27

Working and giving assistance in the Editorial Board of Journal names “Mahaviki Evam Samaj Vigyan Ki Shodh Patrika”.

28

“Conservatism Neuroticism, Sex difference and perceptual defence” Paper published in perspective in Psychological Researches, Azamgarh, UP, Vol-35, No.-1, April, 2012.

29

“Retroactive inhibition as a function of cognitive style conservatism and anxiety ” Paper published in perspective in Psychology Researches, Azamgarh, UP, Vol-35, No.-2, Oct.-2012

30

“Socio-Economic Deprivation and need structure”, Paper Presented in 100th Indian Science Congress (03rd Jan to 17th Jan, 2013) at Kolkatta.

31

“Effect of parenting style on dependence proneness conservatism and adjustment” Paper published in “ANUSHANDHAN”, Vol-XV, No.-35, 69-71, June-2013.

32

“Subjective well being, Mental Health & Life satisfaction of Internet User adolescents” Paper presented on National Conference – 2013 on Psychological well being of Indian Psychological Association (IPA), organized by Deptt. Of Psychology, Tilka Manjhi, Bhagalpur University, (Bihar), Bhagalpur on 25th – 26th Nov., 2013.

33

“Locus of Control as a Correlate of Academic Achievement and Adjustment” Paper selected for presentation at 101st Indian Science Congress, 3RD to 7Th Feb, 2014 at Jammu.

34

“Anxiety aggression and depression and Psychological well being ” paper presented in UGC Sponsored International Conference of “Indian Psychological Association” (IPA) March 29-31, 2014, Organized by Deptt. Of Psychology, MU, Bodh Gaya, (Bihar).

35

“Patterns of adjustment amongst adolescent boys and girls in terms of SES” Paper published in perspective in Psychological Researches, Azamgarh.

36

“Familiar Factors and Emotional maturity influencing anxiety and depression ” paper accepted for publication in perspectives in Psychological researches, Azamgarh, UP.

37

“Androgyny Influencing Mental Health and life satisfaction” paper accepted and published in the 3rd Indian Science Congress Association at Myssore for 3rd – 7TH Jan, 2016.

38

“Need structure and depression” paper send for presentation at UGC sponsored National Seminar that will be organized by Ranchi University, Jharkhand in March, 2016.

39

“Androgyny, Life Satisfaction and Subjective well being” paper presented in a UGC sponsored National Seminar on Marital Sexual Violence by Youth in India and symposium in collaboration with IPA on “Modern Trends in Teaching and research” at A.N.Sinha Institute of Social Studies, Patna, organized by Deptt. Of Psychology, G.D.M. College, Harnaut, Nalanda (Bihar), on 13th – 14th Dec, 2014.

40

“Managing the Problems of Aging ” paper presented on the National Seminar on “Psycho – Social Problems of Aging and their Management” on 30th Jan, 2015, organized by the Deptt. Of Psychology, J.J.College, VKSU, Ara (Bihar).

41

“Understanding aging and its related acts in USA”.

42

Awarded with gold medal for “Excellence in Psychology” by Indian Psychological Association on the occasion of its National Seminar on “Current Issues in Psychological Aspect of Student and Personal School and Family Life” organized by the deptt. Of Psychology, M.M.Mahila College, VKSU., Ara (Bihar).

43

“The Psychology of the Class Room” paper presented and printed in Indian Psychological Association (IPA) National Conference-2015 on “Current Issues in Psychological Aspects of Student, Personal School and Family Life” on 25th – 26th July, 2015, organized by deptt. Of Psychology, M.M.Mahila College, V.K.S.U., Ara (Bihar).

44

Participated in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Female Literacy in Bihar : Progress future prospects and its Psycho-Social Impact” on 30th Nov and 1st Dec, 2015, organized by the Deptt. Of Psychology and Philosopy, G.D.M. College, Patna and deptt. Of Psychology, T.P.S.College, Patna, (MU, Bodh Gaya), Bihar.