Projects

Various projects have been undertaken by the faculty members from the national and international agencies including UNDP, Government of India, Government of Uttarakhand, ICSSR, GDN, World Bank, NIRD & PR, Asia Pacific Network, JSPS, IRDA, RBI, and others. This page lists some of the ongoing and completed projects.

Ongoing Projects

Title Investigators Years/Duration Grant & Funding Agency Remarks
Indian Surrogates as Women Migrant Workers: Being Professional Prof. Nagendra Kumar (PI), Prof. Pooja Garg (Co-PI) 2021- National Commission for Women(NCW), Delhi
Impact of weather variability on hill agriculture: A comparative study of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh Prof. Subir Sen ICSSR
Understanding local court culture and its effect on judicial performance Prof. Ram Manohar Singh IIT Roorkee
The measurement of productive and economic effi ciency of Indian insurers Prof. Subir Sen Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)
Missing Middle in Indian Enterprises: Study on the Problems and Prospects of MSMEs in Uttarakhand Prof. Pratap Chandra Mohanty 2017- FIG, IIT Roorkee
Assessment of Convergence Activities under MGNREGA in Uttarakhand Prof. S.P. Singh (PI), Prof. Pratap Chandra Mohanty (Co-PI) 2017- National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD), Panchayati Raj (PR), Gov. of India   Team: Prof. S. P. Singh, Prof. D. K. Nauriyal, Dr. Falguni Pattanaik, Prof. Pratap C. Mohanty
Understanding farmers risk perceptions and farm-level risk management policies in India: Do policies serve their requirement? Prof. Subir Sen 2015- Global Development Network

Past/Completed Projects

Title Investigators Years/Duration Grant & Funding Agency Remarks
Impact of social environment on Lifestyle diseases among women: A study of Uttarakhand Prof. Anindya Jayanta Mishra 2 years ICSSR, New Delhi
Impacts of Investment on Watershed Projects Prof. S.P. Singh National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD), Hyderabad
Socio-Economic-Cultural (SEC) component of ‘Ganga River Basin Management Plan’ Prof. S.P. Singh, Prof. D. K. Nauriyal MOE Executed by the consortium of seven IITs comprising IIT Roorkee, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Guwahati and IIT Madras
Testing for Competition in Indian Banking Industry: An Econometric Analysis Prof. Rachita Gulati 2014-2017 FIG, IIT Roorkee
Crafting Jobs to Facilitate High Performance Practices and Positive Organizational Scholarship: A Kaizen Approach Prof. Pooja Garg 2014-2016 FIG, IIT Roorkee
Building an empirical case of Mindfulness, Stress Resiliency, and Psychological well-being of Medical Practitioners working in NCR Region Prof. Pooja Garg (PI), Prof. Azizuddin Khan, Dept. of HSS, IIT Bombay (Co-PI) 2018-2021 Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi
Willingness to pay for risk management against natural disasters: A study of selected districts of Uttarakhand Prof. Subir Sen 2 years FIG, IIT Roorkee
Influence of Cognitive Load and Emotions on Cognitive Performance Prof. Indiwar Misra IIT Roorkee
Stress Determination among the Students through Graphology Prof. Smita Jha -2013 FIG, IIT Roorkee
Role of Affective Processes in Self- regulation and Volunteerism Prof. Indiwar Misra 2013- Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)
Ecology, Development and Gender: Eco-feminist Perspectives in the post 1990 Indian Fiction Prof. Rashmi Gaur 2008-2010 (Completed in 2012) FIG, IIT Roorkee
Concurrent Evaluation of MNREGS in the State of Uttarakhand Prof. D. K. Nauriyal, Prof. S. P. Singh -2010 United Nations Development Programme
Teaching of Technical and Professional Communication: A Case Study of Engineering Colleges of Uttarakhand Prof. Nagendra Kumar -2010 MHRD / IIT Roorkee
Gender & Identity: A Study of Feminism in Indian Context Prof. Smita Jha -2010 FIG, IIT Roorkee
System and Process Review and Impact Assessment of NREGS in the State of Uttarakhand Prof. S. P. Singh, Prof. D. K. Nauriyal -2009 United Nations Development Programme