Rajagiri Faculty Overseas Exchange Programme

  • Dr Anish K R visited Eastern Finland University for Social Work Symposium in October 2016
  • Prof Kiran Thampi visited Nepal School of Social Work and offered a half day workshop on PRA for the students and practitioners in August 2016
  • Prof Rajeev attended and presented a paper in an International Conference at Indonesia in June 2016
  • Prof Anil John visited SriLanka in June 2016
  • Dr Fr Joseph visited ACU and CSU in Australia in February 2016
  • Dr Anish KR, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, was awarded Travel Award for Paper by World Association of Psycho-social Rehabilitation Presentation during 12th World Congress of WAPR at nd th Seoul, South Korea from 2 to 5 November 2015.
  • Dr. Anish presented two papers during the conference – (1) Development of A Social Competence Model for Promotion of Adolescent Mental Health and Prevention of Mental Illness, and (2) Stories of Recovery From India: An Explorative Review of Elements-of Success Among Homeless Persons with Schizophrenia. Prof Anish K R also visited the School of Social Welfare, Kyungsung University on 4 November 2015 and had discussion with Prof. Kim Soo Young, Director, School of Social Welfare and other Professors.
  • Mr Kiran Thampi, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work visited Nazareth College, Rochester, USA during 2015 summer as part of Faculty Exchange Programe. Mr. Kiran Thampi offered a 3 credit course (40 hours) for the students in the Department of Social Work, Nazareth College, Rochester, USA. The course was titled as "East and West: Integrated Perspectives in Health and Mental Health".
  • Dr Fr Saju M D -Attended triennial conference of International Federation of Catholic Universities- in Australian Catholic University- Melbourne from 08 July 2015 to 31st July 2015
  • Dr. Manoj Mathew, Prof. Pramod U Korula & Mr. Honray Gonsalvez visited Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, France & Germany in connection with faculty exchange and collaboration from 11th November to 28th November 2014. They took part in the International Staff Week-2014 at Vives University, Belgium and delivered lectures.
  • Dr. Binoy Joseph, Prof. Jaedong Kang & Prof. Pramod U Korula visited South Korea from 28th July to 10th Aug 2014 in collaboration with Korean universities. They visited Dongguk University, Seoul, Sookmyung Women’s University, Seoul, Youngnam University, Kyungsan, Youngsan University, Kyungsung University, Pukyung National University, Pusan.
  • Dr. Lizy P.J., Dept. of Social Work was a resource person in the 5th Summer University Programme in Social Work – ‘Vulnerability, Empowerment and Social Work’, organized by the School of Social Work & Health Sciences, University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Lausanne, Western Switzerland from 30th June to 11th July 2014. In the programme, Dr. Lizy presented a paper titled “Problems of Rural Elderly Women in Kerala and the Need for Social Work Intervention.”
  • Dr Fr Saju M D visited Western Washington University- Washington State, Seattle, Western Michigan University – Kalamazoo , Columbus University- Georgia state,Nazareth College, Rochester, University of Maryland from 25th May 2014 to 30th June 2014