Dr. Ramanjit Kaur Johal

Grant Category: Fulbright-Nehru Visiting Lecturer
Field of Specialization: Public Policy and Administration (Voluntary Sector)
Name: Dr. Ramanjit Kaur Johal
Official Address and Designation: Associate Professor and Chairperson
Department of Public Administration
Punjab University
Sector 14
Chandigarh 160 019
Telephone (O): 91-172-2541885, 2534738
E-mail: rkjohal@pu.ac.in
Duration of Grant: Four months
Lecture Topics:

  • Voluntary sector/(NGO) sector and socio-economic Development
  • Policy on the voluntary sector in India: Key issues
  • NGO-government partnerships for socio-economic development: Policy and administration issues in India
  • The public policy process in India: the role of NGOs
  • Voluntary sector in India: Issues of governance, capacity building, funding, autonomy, accountability and ethics
  • Case studies of NGOs in India

Academic Background :
Ph.D. Policy and Program Analysis Punjab University, Chandigarh 1990
M.A. Public Administration Punjab University, Chandigarh 1981
B.A. Economics Lady Shriram College for Women, Delhi 1979
Professional Background :
Chairperson Dept. of Public Administration, Punjab University, Chandigarh December 2010- till date
Associate Professor; Assistant Professor Dept. of Public Administration, Punjab University, Chandigarh 1998-till date
Assistant Professor Government College for Women, Chandigarh 1991-1998
UGC Research Fellow Dept. of Public Administration, Punjab University, Chandigarh 1984-1987
ADr. Ramanjit Kaur Johal