Prof. Ruchi Singh

Assistant Professor - Rural Management & Research

Prof. Ruchi Singh frame right

about faculty

Education qualification:

• Ph.D from School of Economics, Central University of Hyderabad (2018).

• Thesis Topic: Nature and Determinants of Male Out-Migration from Rural Uttar Pradesh: The study of Six Villages in Jaunpur District.

• M.Phil (Planning & Development), Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Bombay) (2011).

• M.A (Economics), FSS, Banaras Hindu University (2009).

• B.A (Economics Honors), MMV, Banaras Hindu University (2007).

• UGC NET - JRF Qualified (Economics) (2009).

Industry Exposure in Development Sector:

• Worked as a Researcher “Wages in Construction Sector in India and Gulf Cooperation Council” funded and undertaken by BWI, Switzerland.

• Worked as Research Associate in project “Domestic Maids from India: Study on Recruitment Practices and Reasons for tech Emigration from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana” funded by India Centre for Migration, New Delhi, undertaken by Centre for Development Studies (CDS), Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

• Have exposure to NGOs (Muktangan) and (Akanksha) working in education sector through field trip as part of course study in M.Phil in the year 2009.

Academic affiliations:

• Editorial board member in-charge of Sub-continent and surrounding region" of an International peer reviewed Journal "Remittances Review" published by Transnational Press London, United Kingdom.

• Paper reviewer twice in an International peer reviewed, Scopus, UGC and Web of Science indexed Journal “Migration Letters” published by Transnational Press London, UK.

• Paper Reviewer in an International and peer reviewed Journal “Border Crossing” published by Transnational Press London, UK.

Teaching Experience: 2 Years of Teaching Experience in IIT Bombay under Teaching Assistantship (TA) program.

Have also been invited as resource person in various Institutes:

1. Delivered a guest lecture in Twelfth Short Term Training Programme on “Methods and Approaches in Research and Migration Issues” held at Centre for Development Studies, Kerala from 19-24 November 2017.

2. Resource person for two sessions on Migration in “Training Programme on Methods and Approaches for Research in Migration Issues” organized jointly by Loyola College, Chennai and RGNIYD, Tamil Nadu during 28 March -1st April, 2016.

3. Resource person for a session on “Government of India Schemes and Programmes on International Migration” in two-day Planning Meeting on 14-15 September 2015 at Agra (Uttar Pradesh) for new project on International Migration.

4. Delivered a guest lecture in Tenth Short Term Training Program on “Methods and Approaches in Research and Migration Issues" held at Centre for Developmental Studies, Kerala from 24-28th March, 2014.

5. Delivered a guest lecture in Ninth Short Term Training Program on “Methods and Approaches in Research and Migration Issues" held at Centre for Developmental Studies, Kerala from 15-19th October, 2012.