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Name : Dr. Piar Chand
Designation : Professor
Department : Department of Humanities & Social Science
Qualification : Ph. D.
Phone : 254124 (O)
Email ID : piaru@nith.ac.in

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Position Held

Professor

Degrees

Awards & Honors

PhD. Awarded :
1.Determinants of Academic Achievement of Science Students in Government and Private Schools in Himachal Pradesh (Himanshu, 2014)
2.Establishing A Gap between Creation and Perception of The Advertising Discourse (Shivani Chaudhary, 2012)
3.Women & Health : A Socio-Psychological Study of Female Foeticide in Himachal Pradesh (Shashi Punam, 2012)
4.Socio-Economic Study of HIV/AIDS Infected People and their Affected Families: A Case Study of Hamirpur District of Himachal Pradesh (Yogesh Gupta, 2011)
PhD work under progress:
1The study of Emotions, Social Justice Work Stress Correlates of Counterproductive Work Behavior (Pawan Kumar)
2The study of Transformational Leadership, Emotional Intelligence and alienation as antecedents of OCB (Tanvi Mahajan)
3.Work Place Spirituality, Emotional Ownership and Stress. (Vikrant Jaswal)
MBA projects in the Department of HSS
     Guided more than 260 students for their projects
 Evaluated thesis of M.Phil./PhD of various universities
 Acted as external expert for Comprehensive Exam, RDC and Pre PhD submission, Viva-Voce etc.

Teaching

Administration

Institution Level Administrative /Academic Responsibilities /Positions:
1 Chairman of various academic committees.
2 Member of Board of Management for many Universities
3 Member of BOG.
4 Head of Department for 5 years
5 Member of senate & academic council for last15 years
6 Member of Admission Committee for ten years
7 Student’s counselor for 10 Years.
8 Members of committees to maintain discipline among students.
9 Academic Counselor for IGNOU since 1995 and Guiding MBA students for their different projects.
10 Coordinator, SC/ST and OBC.
11 NSS Programme officer for 2 years
12 NCC Officer from1989 to 2013.
13 Officer in charge Basket Ball for nine years
14 Officer in charge Volleyball for two Years.
15 Officer in charge Departmental Library For three years.

Book/Book chapters

Chapters Published in Books: 07

Professional Publications in National Dailies: 04
 Lectures Delivered in the area of Stress Management, Monitoring and Evaluation, Positive Attitude, Business Skill Development, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, etc. : 15
Short- Term Courses/ Workshops Organized: 10
List of Publications:
Papers Published In National and International Journals: 44
Papers Published In National and International Conferences/ Seminars/Workshops: 71
Papers Communicated In Journal (National/International): 1

Research Projects:
1 “Status report on Technical Education in HP” IIHS (UGC Centre of Excellence) Shimla
2 “Social Assessment and Community profile of Distt. Hamirpur (HP)” MHRD, TEQIP 2005
3 “Patterns of academic Development among Engineering students in relation to certain socio-cultural factors” Ford Foundation Project, ASC, Shimla-5
4 “Road networking facilities and its cost of construction in Pangi valley of Chamba distt. In HP”

Books Reviewed:
1 Management Research Methodology: Integration of principles, methods and techniques by K.N. Krishnaswamy, Appa Iyer Sivakumar and M.Mathirajan published by Dorling Kindersley (India) Pvt. Ltd, Licensees of Pearson Education in South Asia.
2 Real World Research by Colin Robson published by Blackwell Publishing.
3 Research Methodology by Pannerselvam Published by PHI Learning

 Books Published:
1 “Dynamics of Behavioral Science in Industry”, published by H.G. Publication (Regd.) 77, Madangir, New Delhi-62.
2 “Organizational and Psychological Factors in the Development of Work Stress,”
3 Behavioral Science and Management (in Press)

 Monographs and Reports:
1 Piar Chand et.al. “An evaluation study of road network facilities and its cost of construction in Pangi block of District Chamba.”
2 Piar Chand: “Patterns of academic Development among engineering students in relation to certain socio-cultural factors” A Monograph submitted to Ford Foundation Project, ASC, Shimla -5.
3 Piar Chand: “Status report on Technical Education in HP” A Monograph submitted to IIHS (UGC Centre of Excellence) Shimla.
4 Piar Chand and R. K. Sharma: “Social Assessment and Community profile of Distt. Hamirpur (HP)” A Monograph submitted to MHRD, TEQIP 2005.
5 Piar Chand: “Drug Abuse Awareness” A Monograph on workshop.

Expert Talks

Professional Activities

Reviewer for International Journals:
1 Journal of Enterprise Information Management (Emerald)
2 Management Research Review (Emerald)

Selection Committee Member

Courses Organized