Helm of Affairs
Rev. Dr. Jose Cletus Plackal CMI holds a Doctorate in Ministry, a professional doctorate in applied psychology and theology. He is a Clinical Member International of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors, Licensed Clinical Psychologist HRT (Homeostasis Reality Therapy), and Member of the Catholic Psychologists of India. He has widely travelled around the world, and has pastoral experience in USA and Canada. He has published numerous articles on psychology in books and magazines.
Rev. Fr. Dr. George Peter Pittapillil, received his Bachelor's Degree from St. Thomas College, Thrissur and PhD from Cochin University of Science and Technology. After completion of his post-graduation, he began his teaching career as a Lecturer with Sacred Heart College, Thevara in 1979, and then joined Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology, Cochin in 2006. He received his Post-Doctoral from Max Plank Institute, Stuttgart, Germany in 1991.He has been serving as the Director of Renewable Energy Centre, Chunangamveli, Aluva since 1998. He has elected as the Vicar Provincial and Secretary of Education, S.H. Province, Cochin in 2014
Rev. Fr. Alex Oruthayappilly CMI, received his Master’s Degree in Social Work with specialization in Community Development from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai in 1974. He has a teaching experience of 23 years and served as the Principal of Rajagiri College of Social Sciences from 1984 to 1997. He has served as the Director of Rajagiri College of Social Sciences and Rajagiri School of Engineering & Tech. for 9 years. He has also severed as the Provincial of S.H. Province for 9 years. Fr.Alex is the present Director of Rajagiri Institutions and Rajagiri Hospital.
Dr. Joseph I. Injodey is a Post Graduate (Loyola College, Chennai) and Ph.D (M.G University, Kottayam). With 25 years of teaching experience at Post Graduate level in Rajagiri College of Social Sciences and Loyola College, Chennai, he is widely travelled and has been a visiting international scholar at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan State, USA. An accomplished trainer, he has offered various training programmes both in India and abroad, including "Skills for Counseling for Managers", for the Senior Managers, Bank Muscat, Oman. His areas of interest are mentoring, employee resourcing and counseling. He is counselor and part of the expert panel for employee selection in many companies and educational institutions. With his wide experience in teaching and administration, he sets very high standards for the Centre and supports the progress of faculty and students through regular training programs and academic inputs.
A Bachelor in Commerce from Kerala University, Dr.Jose is a quadruple post graduate with First Rank in M.Com from the University of Calicut and doctorate in Social Science from the Cochin University of Science and Technology. He has a teaching experience of over three decades. His areas of interest include Marketing, Human Resource Management, Student Counseling, Communication Skills and Accounting. Prior to his post in Rajagiri, he was the Head of the Post Graduate Department of Commerce and Management Studies at Vimla College, Thrissur (Nationally Accredited with Five Star Status). He is also an approved Ph. D guide for MG University, Bharathiar University, Christ University and Indira Gandhi National Open University in Commerce and Management and a Ph.D. Examiner for eight Universities. He was a member of various academic and professional bodies which include Board of Studies in Commerce of Madras University, Life Member of World Association for Psycho Social Rehabilitation. He is a resource person for various training institutions like Academic Staff College as well as industries for the Government of Kerala; Dr. Jose is the recipient of Dr.M.M.Ghani Award for the Best Teacher of Calicut University for the year 2006-07. He also served as Secretary of Commerce Association of Kerala. He has been a Visiting International Scholar at Nazareth College Rochester, Western Washington University, Columbus State University and the Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, USA
Dr. Binoy Joseph has extensive expertise in the areas of Employee Resourcing, Performance Management, Reward Management and HR Accounting and Auditing and his core research interest lies in HRM Innovations. He has had professional experience in the hospitality industry. He has been a Visiting International Scholar at Western Michigan University, USA, and was also engaged in research on Employee Plan and Corporate Performance. He has received his doctoral degree from Cochin University of Science and Technology in the topic "Innovative Human Resource Practices and HR Outcomes in Software Firms. He has received the prestigious AUDI Professorship 2013 Fellowship. He made a presentation in Audi Company in Ingolstadt Germany on 'People Management Challenges for German Managers in India'. He also took a course ' International Human Resource Management' for the students in Catholic University, Ingolstadt, Germany.
The Board of Members
The RBS has to its credit, eminent professionals from the corporate circle and distinguished social leaders, on its Advisory Council. The Council guides and ensures progress of the institute in achieving highest standards. The governance at Rajagiri encourages a creative and flexible atmosphere where everyone is respected and valued as individuals within a community. The corporate-academia partnership ensures that the content for the programmes is relevant, well-timed and global in its perspectives.
Mr. Vittaldas Leeladhar
Advisor, Tata Group, Former Deputy Governor, RBI
Founder & CEO of MetaDrsti Advisory, Pvt. Ltd. Chennai
Mr. Venugopal C. Govind
Senior Managing Partner, Varma & Varma Chartered Accountants
V A George
President & CEO, Thejo Engineering Ltd
Mr. A. Satish Kumar
Managing Director Henkel India Ltd.
Dr. N. Casimir Raj S.J
Former Director, XLRI & Founder Director LIBA
Mr.T.T Srinivasa Raghava
Managing Director Sundaram Finance Ltd
Dr. Abraham Koshy
Professor Indian Institute of Management Vastrapur, Ahmedabad
Mr. Ninan Thariyan
Asst. Vice-President & Response Head Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd.