Dr. Rachana Vishwakarma
PhD (__, BHU)
Areas of Expertise/Research interest:
Finance and Corporate Governance
Work experience: Dr. Rachana Vishwakarma joined as Assistant Professor in the Department of Commerce and Business Studies, School of Management in August, 2019.Prior to joining CUSB, she has 4 years teaching experience as Assistant Professor (B.Com. (Hons.)/B.Com. (Hons.)– FMM) at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus, Banaras Hindu University. She has also taken the classes of M.Com, B.Com. (Hons.)and MBA (Financial Management) during her research duration in the Faculty of Commerce, B.H.U. She has completed her M.Com and Ph.D. degree from Faculty of Commerce, Banaras Hindu University in the area of Finance and Corporate Governance. She has also qualified UGC-NET/JRF (Commerce and Management). She has published 1 edited book and 19 Research papers in UGC approved, ABDC listed and Scopus indexed Sage Journal. She has also presented paper at various national and international conferences and seminars at premier institutes such as IIM Bangalore, IIM Shillong, XLRI Jamshedpur, and Delhi University. She has visited abroad (Bali, Indonesia) for International conference.She had administrative experiences of Administrative Warden and Warden of Vindhyavasini Girls Hostel, RGSC, BHU (2015-18) and worked as a core committee member in various committees.
Awards and achievement: :
She won Professor Samiuddin Memorial ICA Research Scholars’ Award, 2018 and Cash Prize by the Indian Commerce Association in 70th All India Commerce Conference at Jaipur ,India. She was Project Winner in 2014 at FDP organized by Centre for Professional Development, SRCC, University of Delhi. She also won Overall Excellence Hostel Award, 2017 and Appreciation Prize 2016 for Hostel Excellence by Banaras Hindu University. She obtained Junior Research Fellowship Award in 2011 by UGC, New Delhi.