Mr. Melvin Luke George

Personal Details

Name              : Melvin Luke George

Nationality     : Indian

Gender            : Male

Designation   : Assistant Professor

Present Address (Optional)          : Kalarickal Myalil (H), Thykoodam Bund Road, Vyttila P.O

E mail                                                :  melvinlukegeorge@gmail.com

Mobile: (Optional)                          : +91-9400076079

Educational Qualifications:  B.A.History (Loyola College, Chennai)

M.A. History (Hyderabad Central University)

M.S.W (Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai)

UGC-NET (History)

Area of Interests

Modern Indian History, Socio Economic History of 19th and early 20th centuary, Modern World History

Projects Undertaken:

  • Research Associate in the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (CTFK – U.S.A), funded research project along with Madras School of Social Work (MSSW) (2018)
  • Research study on the effectiveness of NREGA in the tribal area of Attapady for NREGS Kerala Mission (2010)
  • A study on the effectiveness of Women’s Initiative Network (WIN), a Women led project working for the empowerment of fisherwomen through Microfinance, Gender mainstreaming etc. in the coastal district of Allepey, Kerala (2009)

Any other achievements:

  • Member of the Residential Workshop for Translation of Social Science Textbook for Class X conducted by State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Government of Kerala.
  • Resource Person for Value Education Classes conducted by Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese
  • Resource Person for Santwana Home Schooling, Thrissur
  • Worked as Resource Person for Bandra East Community Centre (BECC), Mumbai in raising Self Help Groups (SHG’s) and encouraging financial inclusion in the slums of Bandra (2009-10)
  • Worked in the rural district of Singraulli in Madhya Pradesh, co-ordinating Agro-Forest based livelihood projects involving the indigenous population (tribals) (2011)
  • Worked as Programme Officer, co-ordinating the Education Project of ASHA in Delhi Slums (2012-13)