Dr C. Ramesh
Professor & Principal
Shiva Institute of Pharmacy
Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh
Prof. C. Ramesh has unique qualifications extending to diverse areas in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Management, human resources and Law. He has Ph. D in Pharmaceutical Sciences, with double MBA, one in HR and other in General management from Germany. He is also a Bachelor of Law in Administrative and Insurance Law, in addition to his PhD qualifications.He is an expert academician and Pharmacologisthaving qualifications in diverse areas, was associated with teaching, administration, consultancy and research for nearly more than two decades. Prof C. Ramesh started his academic career in the year 1995 as Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University affiliated collegerising to become a Professor in the year 2008, and to the position of Dean of a school at University level in the year 2016. His significant milestone in his career includes selection by UPSC and appointment as Lecturer inGovernment of Pondicherry (1998) and served in Gazetted Government service for a period of nearly ten years. During his Government service, he cleared the accounts test for executive officers, conducted and faced several internal and external audits pertaining to central drug stores, Pulse polio program, educational regulatory agencies of central and state Governments.
During his tenure as Dean, he developed several policies and activities that contributed to thegrowth of the University. He continuously strives for expanding the learning opportunities and is keen in providing instructional leadership. He has long experience in teaching and administration spread over different Universities of the countrysuch as Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University,Pondicherry University, JNTU Hyderabad and IIHMR University, Jaipur at various academic and administrative positions. He has heldseveral different positions, namely Chairman and Member of Board of Management, Board of studies, Academic Council, IQAC, Admissions committee, Research committee, and contributed for development of the University.
He had been a member of inspection committee of the PCI and several other regulatorybodies. Hehas been a part of various commercial pre-clinical and clinical research projects in India and abroad in the area of diabetes, obesity, hyperlipidemia, anti-arthritis and CV disorders. He has travelled to Thailand and Israel as a business delegation from India to solve Management problems of CROs, IT and Telecom Industry. His consultancy activities includeexecution and commissioning ofturnkey projects for establishment of BA/BE facility, Pre-clinical Pharmacological & Toxicological and a synthetic R&D facility at GLP and GMP standards. Has Published nearly 37 publications in peer reviewed journals at National and International level and presented papers in more than 30 national and International conferences and guided 4 Ph.D scholars for the award of PhD. Hehas received two national level awards from an NGO based at New Delhi namely “Jewel of India Award” and “Eminent Educationist Award” for his contributions in the field of higher education and research.He has been a member of RICR (U.K), APTI, IPGA and member of editorial board of some reputed Indian and foreign journals in the area of medicine, biology, medico-legal and health management. He has been trained to be an academic leader and for the development of administrative skills under ministry of MHRD program in the year 2018. He has trained good number of people to become CRA, CRCs and PIs in the clinical and Pharmaceutical Research Industry.