GBS - Girideepam Business School

Full time Faculty

Prof. Dr. Abraham Sebastian Aikara
M. Com, L.L.B. Ph.D. (Finance)

Graduated from Punjab University, Chandigarh, passed M.Com Examination of Gorakhpur University with SECOND RANK. He has obtained Ph.D. in Finance from Berhampur University. The Doctoral Thesis is on ‘Industrial Sickness’. Furthermore, Dr. Sebastian has Graduated in Law from Berhampur University. qualified in a Diploma course in “Aids and Family Education” from IGNOU. Dr. Abraham Sebastian has been in the teaching field for more than thirty five years at U.G. and P.G. Levels. During his tenure, he has held various prestigious positions:

  • Member of the Board of Ph.D thesis evaluators of Ranchi and Gorakhpur Universities.
  • Chairman of Ph.D Viva panel of M.G. University
  • Life member of All India Commerce Association and Travancore Management Association
  • Board member of many N.G.Os and an Active Social Worker

He has more than 20 published papers to his credit and is author and co-author of 14 books which include text books and books on social issues.

His recently published books are “Vyakthi Mudra” and "Nilavinte Niramulla Nimishangal."

Dr. Sebastian is the Vice- Chairman of College Development & Review Council (CDRC) in Girideepam Group of Institutions

Dr.Pradeep S.
M.B.A., M. Phil., PGDTRM, Ph.D
Professor & Head

Prof. Pradeep S. holds MBA in the functional area of Marketing from the prestigious University of Madras and his M. Phil Degree (Marketing) is from Madurai Kamaraj University. The research topic in Music Industry selected for MBA main project, M. Phil. and Ph.D. was the same and his research endeavour is the first exploratory work in India from Bharathiar University. He has 8 research papers to his credit exclusively from the research topic. He has developed several case lets and two major case studies are under process. His areas of interest are Customer Relations Management, Brand Building and Services Marketing. He has proved his acumen in the above areas while working with esteemed Institutions like Citibank, ICFAI and S.B. College. A longer phase in his academic career, he served Department of MBA at Caarmel Engineering College, Pathanamthitta from its inception in 2006 to July 2013.

Dr. Pradeep has attended the MBA syllabus revision workshop in 2007 and was the chief coordinator of syllabus revision committee in 2011. He has drafted the syllabi of 4 subjects in the present MBA Curriculum of M.G. University.

Dr. Pradeep has organized two National conferences, two Staff Development Programmes by NITTTR and coordinated two major Live Projects.

Prof. Pradeep has 22 years of experience out of which 8 years in industry and 15 years in teaching all through at the P.G (MBA) level.

Dr. Pradeep is the adviser to the College Development & Review Council (CDRC) in Girideepam Group of Institutions

Mr.Shailesh S Nair
M.B.A., M. Phil.
Associate Professor

Graduated in BA (literature) from MG University, holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from Bharathiar University, with a dual specialization in Marketing and Human Resource Management. Also post graduated in MA-Sociology, subsequently, completed M. Phil in Business Management, at present pursuing doctoral studies.

He has 15 years (10 years at PG Level and 5 Years UG Level) of teaching experience and 6 years of industrial experience. He has published and presented 12 papers in National and International journals and conferences. He has written 14 books for UG and PG programs of M.G University. He underwent various Faculty Development Programmes and Training sessions He was a member in syllabus revising committee of MG University –BBA program. Shailesh.S.Nair is working as Associate Professor and Chief Coordinator of Research and Consultancy Forum of Girideepam Business School. He has successfully conducted various events and Job Fairs at GIAL.

Dr. Roshini Philip
M.B.A., M. Phil., PGDTRM, Ph.D
Academic Coordinator

Merit Scholarship winner from Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) for M.B.A, with specialization in Banking and Finance, she holds an M. Phil in Management. She has also been qualified in Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Research in Management from IGNOU. She has also passed a certificate course in Counseling and Psychotherapies. Her thesis on Commodity Derivatives was awarded Ph.D by Karpagam University, Coimbatore in 2017. She has 4 years of industrial experience and 10 years of teaching experience at U.G and P.G. levels. She has published 4 papers in National journals. She has also presented 6 research papers in Conferences at National level. She has participated in Faculty Development Programs in 2010 and 2015. She was a member of the syllabus revising committee of M.G. University in 2010. She has also participated in the Two Day State Level Workshop on “Developing Leadership Qualities among Women”. Mrs. Roshini Philip is the Academic Coordinator of Girideepam Business School.

Mr. Subin Thomas
Assistant Professor & Coordinator Exams, Admissions

Mr. Subin Thomas holds MBA in Marketing & Finance from Mahatma Gandhi University. He also has a Diploma in Information Technology from NIIT. He has rich industrial and teaching experience. His areas of interest are in the disciplines of Operations Research, Quantitative Techniques and Production Management. He has a great penchant and passion for Mathematics and Operations Research. He has expressed the inevitable utility of Quantitative Methods and Operations Research in Business Decision making. Only a few academicians have expressed importance to such disciplines in the contemporary business.

Mr. Subin has presented papers in National Conferences and published articles in National and International Journals. At present he is pursing Ph.D. in Management from Karpagam University, Coimbatore. Furthermore he has undergone Faculty Development Programs and workshops. Presently he is officiating as the Secretary of Faculty Council and College Development & Review Council (CDRC) in Girideepam Group of Institutions. He is also the Convener of Examination Monitoring Cell (EMC).

Ms. Dhanya S. Nair
Assistant Professor

UGC-NET qualified Management Faculty and has done her BE (EC) from Vinayaka Missions University, Salem and MBA from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam. She is a University rank holder in MBA. Prior to joining Girideepam Business School, she was working as Asst. Professor in MC Varghese College of Arts and Science for 2 years. Her areas of specializations are HR and Marketing. Currently she is pursuing reserch in Human Resources Management from Alagappa University, Karaikkudi. Mrs. Dhanya is the Faculty - In - Charge of second Year MBA and Member of Examination Monitoring Cell (EMC).

B Tech, MBA
Assistant Professor

Moncy Kuriakose has completed MBA in Finance (Major) and Marketing (Minor) from Berchmans Institute of Management Studies, S.B. College, Changnassery. He has also cleared Junior Associate in Indian Institute of Banking Exam. He worked as Assistant Manager in HDFC Bank for 3 years. He is also experienced in IT industry and worked as a trainee in the domain of Asp. Net in CCS Technologies, Kottayam in 2009 after completed B. Tech in Computer Science from College of Engineering, Chengannur.

Dr. Sujadevi V
Assistant Professor

Ms Sujadevi V MCOM HDC MHRM MPHIL - Assistant professor who has nineteen years of experience at UG and 13 years of experience at PG level. She has published 8 articles in national journals and 5 articles in international journals. She has presented 10 research papers at national and international conference. She has participated in four 3 days workshop in SPSS which was conducted by research centres of Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam and underwent various seminars on software package for research scholars. Now she has submitted her research thesis relating to traditional industry sector in kerala and ought to make this sector as significant part in our country.