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Fr Kiran Cotha's
Dr (Fr) Kiran Cotha SJ

Assistant Professor, MA (Economics), K-SET, Ph.D

PhD (HRM) XIM University, Bhubaneswar, 2021; Research Scholar 2015; KSET (Economics) 2013; MA (Economics and Econometrics) Mangalore University, 2008; BPh (Philosophy) JDV, Pune 2005

Research Publications
  • Cotha, Kiran SJ (2020), Learn, Learning and Self-development. International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research, Volume 9, Issue 01, ISSN 2277-8616. (Scopus Indexed)
  • Cotha, Kiran. “Anti-consumption of Brands Which Leads to Sustainable Development.” (2017), Published in IJETSR, Volume 4, Issue 9, September 2017, ISSN 2394-3386.
  • International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management, and Applied Sciences, the paper is on The Essence of Strategic Leadership and Creative Management, will be published, ISSN 2278-2540.
  • Book
    Cotha, Kiran (2019). Leadership, Strategic Leadership and Creative Management: Challenges for tomorrow. Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN-10: 6200326177.
Research Presentations
  • 2017. Presented a paper on Anti-consumption of Brands, which leads to sustainable development, Venue: St Aloysius College (Deemed to be University), Mangalore.
  • 2020, March 7 to 9: Presented a paper titled ‘The Jesuit style of education and its implication on faculty members’ commitment: an exploratory study’, at International Academy of Business and Economics at Keizer University, West palm beach, Florida.
Workshops and Conferences attended
  • Participated in JEA SA triennial 2017 with the theme ‘Our mission our schools from GC 36 perspective’ held at Xavier University Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
  • 2017, February 2: Participated in Research Methods Workshop on Structural Equation Modelling for Behavioural Research organised at Xavier University Bhubaneswar
  • 2017, February 3-4: Participated in National Conference on Rethinking People Management held at Xavier University Bhubaneswar in collaboration with National HRD Network.
  • Participated in 1st Xavier University Doctoral Conference, held on June 2, 2018 at City Campus, XUB.
  • 2018, April 5: Participated in the Case Method Teaching Seminar presented by Harvard Business Publishing.
  • 2019, December 11 – 13: Presented a paper titled “Impact of Distributed Leadership on Organizational Commitment among Faculty Members” at the International Conference on “Inclusive Work Organizations Needs, Trends and Possibilities”, organised by Sona School of Management, Goa, India,
  • 2020, May 18: Participated in a National Conference Leadership In Times Of Crisis held at IIM Indore.
  • 2018, June 4: Attended one-day Case Writing Workshop by Prof. Craig and Michael from Rockhurst University, USA.
  • 2014, Training-Attended: 3rd International Workshop on Inclusive Finance, Venue: XLRI
  • 2013, FDP-attended: Research Methodology, Venue: St Aloysius College, Mangalore.
  • 2020, April 4 to 30: Attended workshop on Stock Market Analysis – Udemy online international workshop.
  • 2020, March 27 to April 5: Participated in an International online workshop on Zero To Nvivio 12: Qualitative Data Analysis, an online workshop by Udemy.
Other significant achievements
  • 2018, conducted an Orientation Programme for the high school teachers of St Arnold School, Kalinga Vihar, Bhubaneswar.
  • 2019, February 6 to 8: conducted training programme on the theme “Management and Management as Career” organised by Xavier Council of Innovations for the graduate students of St Xavier’s College, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
  • 2019, July 21 to 24: Was part of organising committee and participated in the International Association of Jesuit Business Schools (IAJBS), an international conference held at Xavier University Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
  • 2020, April 29 to 30: Participated in a National FDP programme on Education 4.0: Future of Learning-Refresher Course for faculty, organised by Anand Institute of Higher Technology, in Chennai.
  • 2023, conducted an Orientation Programme for the school teachers of St Aloysius School, Mangalore.
  • 2023, conducted an Orientation Programme for the school teachers of St Joseph Indian High School, Bangalore.