Prof. I. Ramabrahmam,
Professor, Dept. of Political Science
University of Hyderabad
Prof. I. Ramabrahmam works as Professor, Dept. of Political Science in the University of Hyderabad. With more than 30 years of teaching experience and widely published research articles and books on various aspects of Public Policy/Administration in national and international journals, Prof. Ramabrahmam is one of the renowned experts in political science with specialisation in Public Administration, Public Policy, Higher Education, Governance and e- Governance.
Prof. Ramabrahmam has guided about 25 Ph.D.s and M.Phils. He was a Linneaus- Palme Fellow of Uppsala University, Sweden. He visited UNESCO International Institute of Education and Planning, Paris and Stanford University, USA.
In terms of digital learning, Prof. Ramabrahmam served as the National Coordinator for Public Administration for ePGPathshala entrusted with e- content generation for post- graduate students in India. Under this project, he headed a team of more than 100 experts in Public Administration and designed more than 100 modules in Public Administration which are available on the INFLIBNET portal. Prof. Ramabrahmam is also associated with the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in Public Administration, a recent initiative by MHRD and UGC. In addition, Prof. Ramabrahmam served as the Course Coordinator for the MOOC on “Life Skills for Engineers,” offered in collaboration with the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), New Delhi.
In his career spanning more than 30 years, Prof. Ramabrahmam lectured at several prestigious institutes in India and abroad. He was recently awarded the Senior Political Scientist Award 2018 by the Indian Political Science Association (IPSA) at the 58th All India Political Science Congress.
In addition to academics, Prof. Ramabrahmam held several administrative positions- as Director of Academic Staff College, University of Hyderabad, Registrar, University of Hyderabad and Head of the Department, Political Science at University of Hyderabad.