Our Board of Governance

Speaker 1

Prof. (Dr.) Nikhil Bhusan Dey

Dr. Nikhil Bhusan Dey (born 1951) Post Graduated in Commerce in 1973 and LL.B degree from Gauhati University . He was awarded Ph.D in Commerce in 1981 Professor Dey superannuated from his regular service as Professor in the Department of Commerce, Assam University, (A Central University), Silchar in April 2016 after completing 42 years of service in higher education. The UGC selected Professor Nikhil Bhusan Dey as Emeritus Fellow during 2016-2017 He served as Dean, Mahatma Gandhi School of Economics & Commerce (Feb. 2014 to April. 2016) in Assam University , Silchar, Assam, India. Professor Dey also served as Dean, School of Management Studies ( Aug 2007- Oct 2010) and as Head, PG Department of Commerce (2001 to 2005 & 2008 to 2011) in Assam University. Before that Professor Dey also worked as Lecturer and Head of Commerce Departments in two different renowned colleges of Assam namely Hojai College, Hojai (1974-1980) and Gurucharan College, Silchar, (1980-1995).

Prof. Dey has served as UGC-Visiting Fellow in the Department of Commerce in Mizoram University (2003-2004) and Department of Management in Calcutta University (2012)and as visiting faculty in Royal Global University, Guwahati (Sept 2018).

Prof. Dey has attended more than 200 Seminars and Conferences (Regional, National and International) and presented papers and also acted as Chairman in many of them. He has to his credit about 170 Publications in Research Journals,2 books and 2 edited books. Moreover, 25 Ph. D & 7 M. Phil scholars have successfully completed Ph. D / M. Phil under his supervision.

Professor Dey was also member of different important decision making bodies of Assam University like Academic Council, Executive Council, Planning Board, Finance Committee and Court and also working as member of PG Board of Studies of Nagaland and Manipur University.

He is the Life Member of Indian Commerce Association, Indian Accounting Association, Indian Accounting Association Research Foundation Kolkata, Research Development Association Jaipur, North East India Commerce and Management Association (NEICMA), Guwahati, Bharatiya Sikshan Mondol and Institute of North East India Studies Kolkata.

Prof. Dey is the Founder Editor of 'BANIJYA', an annual research Journal of the Department of Commerce, Assam University, Silchar (ISSN 0974-0010). He is also working as Advisory Editorial Board Member of some other Indian and International journals.

Prof Dey has been honoured by Indian Commerce Association (ICA) as a Fellow Member of the Association in the 2013 in their Annual Conference at Bangalore University in Bangalore.

He was jointly awarded Best Business Academic of the year-2012 (Silver Medal by Indian Commerce Association at 65th All India Commerce Conference held at K.P.B. Hinduja College of Commerce, Mumbai.

He was also awarded the privileges and the honour as dignity of merit by the International Council of CCLP Worldwide in consideration of academic contributions to Assam University, Silchar at International secretariat on 17th Dec 2010.

He was President of Science Trial Organisation (an NGO) in 2001-04 and at present President of Shiksha Vikash Parishad , Dakshin Assam Pranto an affiliated organisation of Vidya Bharati, Akhil Bharitya Shiksha Sansthan.The Government of Assam appointed Prof Dey as President of Governing Body Radhamadav College Silchar (2017- ), a leading college of Barak Valley

His area of interest in Teaching and research are, Accounting and Finance, Strategic management small business and entrepreneurship ,Business ethics corporate governance and CSR.
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