Mr. Suresh. N

 

Mr. Suresh. N

Designation: Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr)

Email ID: suresh.n@srmus.ac.in

Area or Subject: Hospitality and Tourism Management

Affiliation: SRM University Sikkim

Department:  School Of Hospitality & Tourism Studies

 

Education

Ph.D. (Thesis Submitted)

Historical Tourism

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, 2017

P.G.D.C.A.

Computer Application

Gates and Windows, Madurai

P.G.D.J & M C. 

Journalism & Mass Communication

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, 1997

M. A.

History

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, 2003

M.T.M.

Tourism Management

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, 1996

B.B.A.

Business Administration

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, 1994

Other Details:

Courses: 

  • B. A.- Vocational Tourism – Tourism Business, Tourism Product, Tourism Marketing, Travel Agency and Tour Operator Business, Emerging Policies of Tourism,  
  • M. A. - History – Natural Heritage of India, Historical Tourism  Products in India
  • P.G. - Department of History  - Tourism, Arulmigu Palaniandavar College of Arts and Culture, Palani, Affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
  • B. Sc. - THM / BTHM – Fundamental of Tourism, Cultural Resources of India, Hospitality and Tourism Marketing, Hospitality Management,
  • M. Sc. - THM / MTM – Introduction of Tourism Studies, Travel Management, Hospitality Management, Travel Documentations.
  • Centre for Tourism and Hotel Management, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

Research Interests:  

  • Tourism Management

Selected Publications/Papers Presented:

  • The Role of Green Buildings Concept in Hospitality Industry- Paper Presented in ICSSR Sponsored Two Day National Seminar on Responsible Tourism and Clean India Mission: 3Cs- Commitment, Consistency, Conviction organized by Department of Tourism, Tagore Arts College,(Government of Puducherry), Puducherry, on 15th and 16th September 2016
  • Mangala Cult in Palani Tourism- Paper Presented in two days National Level Seminar on Opportunities and challenges in Hospitality Education in India organized by Center for Tourism and Hospitality, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, on 22nd and 23rd February 2014.
  • Soma Cult – with special reference in Timing of Hindu Cultural Observance- Paper Presented in State Level Seminar on Cultural Resources of India organized by PG Department of History, Arulmigu Palanaiandavar College for Women, Palani, on 21st February 2014.
  • Eco – Friendly Adventure Tourism in Palani Hills- Paper Presented in UGC Sponsored International Conference on Eco and Sustainable Tourism organized by E.M.G. Yadava Women’s College, Madurai, on 11th and 12th March 2013.
  • An Innovative Entrepreneurial Role of Exploring the Treasures in Palani Tourism- Paper Presented in UGC Sponsored one day National Conference on The Role of Stakeholders in the Development of Tourism in India§ organized by Arulmigu Palaniandavar College for Women, Palani, on 2nd May 2011.
  • The Concept of  Navagraha Vahanas- Paper Presented and Published in The Proceedings of The South Indian History Congress, 31st Session, held at Kadappa, on 28th – 30th January 2011.
  • Nature Worship and Navagraha Cult: A Study- Paper Presented and Published in The Proceedings of Indian Art History Congress, 19th Session, held at Kanniyakumari on 30th October – 1st November 2010.
  • Rural Tourism Sustainability in Dindigul District- Paper Presented in UGC Sponsored one day National Conference on Issues and Trends in Sustainable Tourism§ organized by G.V.G. Visalakshi College for Women, Udumalpet, on 21st August 2010
  • A New Perception on Palani Tourism – A study on Adventure Tourism Potentiality- Paper presented in Regional Seminar on Tourism, Sponsored by Department of Tourism, Government of Tamilnadu at Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai on 19th and 20th August 2002

Academic Experience:

  • Lecturer in Tourism, Department of History, (Vocational Tourism), Arulmigu Palaniandavar College of Arts and Culture, (Affiliated with Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai) Palani, Tamilnadu, 1998-2017.
  • Visiting Faculty – Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai. G.V.G College, Udumalpet, PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Coimbatore, IHM – SRM University Chennai.

Other Professional Experience:

  • Co-founder and CEO in “holiday dreams” – Travel Consultancy, 2000 - 2010

Workshops /Seminars/Conferences:

  • Organized one day National Level Seminar on Memories of Historical Studies - 2016 on 04th January 2016
  • Organized one day State Level Workshop on Non-Violence and India’s Struggle for Freedom & Human Rights and Indo – Srilankan Relations – on 11th March 2014
  • Participated and Organised a one day National Level Workshop on India – the Heaven for Medical Tourism organized by PG Department of History, G.V.G. Visalakshi College for Women, Udumalpet, on 3rd February 2014.
  • Organized one day State Level Workshop on Indian National Movement with Focus on Tamilnadu on 7th March 2013
  • Organized one day National Level Seminar on Present Scenario on Historical Tourism–2012 on 22nd March 2012. (as Raportier Technical Session).
  • Organized one day State Level Workshop on Present Scenario on Religious Tourism – 2009 on 8th March 2009
  • Organized one day State Level Seminar on Present Tourism Scenario – 2007 on 17th February 2007 (as Raportier Technical Session).
  • Organized one day State Level Workshop on Present Tourism Scenario – 2005 – on 8th October 2005
  • Organized one day State Level Seminar on Present Scenario on Modern Tourism – 2004 on 11th October 2004.

Memberships:  

  • Life Member – Youth Hostels Association of India – Since 1997
  • Member Board of Studies, Department of History – Tourism, GVG College for Women, Udumalpet – 2009 – 2017.
  • Member in Indian Art History Congress -  2010 – 2014
  • Member in South Indian History Congress – 2011 – 2013
  • Member in Indian Tourism and Hospitality Congress – 2011- 2014

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