Dean

Prof. Dr. Chikkahejjaji Mahadev

Prof. Dr. Chikkahejjaji Mahadev

Prof. Dr. Chikkahejjaji Mahadev
MA, PhD

Qualification

  • M.A. Kannada (Mysore University) 1989
  • Ph.D Kannada (Bengaluru University) 1995

Academic and Administrative Experience

  • Served 25 years as Head of the Department & Professor and Vice-Principal & in-charge principal in Bangalore University affiliated colleges
  • Worked as Research Scholar in Bharathiya Vidya Bhawan, Bangalore
  • Worked as Sub-Editor “Basava Patha” monthly magazine.
  • Worked as Academic Counsellor & Asst. Co-ordinator in IGNOU, Bangalore
  • Recognized guide of Bangalore University
  • Worked as N.S.S. programme Officer in Bangalore University
  • Worked as Director, Apex Professional University
  • Worked as Registrar, Apex Professional University, Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh
  • Worked as Pro Vice-Chancellor, Apex Professional University, Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh

Papers Published: 25 papers & articles published in State & National Level new papers & magazines and books

Books Published: 5 Books

Conferences attended: State, National & International level more than 50 conferences attended

Travel Abroad: Visited more than 10 foreign countries such as Dubai, Abudhabi, Sharja, Aznam, Srilanka, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand etc. for International Conference.

Experience as a Social Worker

  • Served as Co-ordinator in “Friends circle for the Blind & disabled children care
  • Served as Director in “SAHELI” social organisation voice for the voice less
  • Served as member, Zone Membership Advisor (ZMA), Education Committee Chairman, President and Zone Chairman (ZC) in “Lions Club of Bangalore”.

Important Awards Received
Literary, cultural, social, educational, religious and other organisations conferred more than 100 awards of State, National & International fame, such as:

  • Popular Teacher Award – 2004
  • Suvarna Karnataka State Award – 2007
  • Aryabhata International Award – 2007
  • Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Award – 2007
  • Manav Seva Award – 2007
  • Rajeev Gandhi Ektha Award – 2007
  • Vishwa Kannada Kanmani Award – 2007
  • Jnana Rathna Award – 2007
  • Best Teacher Award – 2008
  • Swami Vivekananda Award – 2008
  • Nethaji Puraskar Award – 2008
  • Vishwa Kalaa Rathna Award – 2008
  • Vishwa Chaithanya Rathna Award – 2009
  • “Guru Rathna” Award – 2009
  • Rashriya Rathna Bapuji Award – 2009
  • Dr. Rajkumar Award – 2010
  • International Ideal Teacher Award – 2010
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Award – 2011
  • Kempegowda Award – 2011
  • Kuvempu Vishmanava International Award – 2011 (at Singapore)
  • Bharath Vikas Rathna Award – 2011
  • World Best Citizen Award – 2011
  • Rashriya Rathna Indira Priyadarshini Award – 2012
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Award – 2012
  • Sree Basaveswar Award – 2012
  • Karnataka Rajyothsava Award – 2013
  • Vishwaguru Basava Rathna Award – 2013
  • Karnataka Padmabhushana Award – 2013
  • “Dasarashree 2013” Award – 2013 etc

Extra Curricular Activities: Acted in more than 200 movies in Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi & English