S. No. Committee Members Functions
1 Grievance Cell Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak (Chairperson)
Dr. Jose Sebastian, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor
Sri Dharmendra K Sahoo, Asst. Registrar (Convener
Deals with redressal of grievances, if any, of faculty, students and staff members, and develops a responsive and accountable attitude among all the stake-holders, in order to maintain a congenial and productive educational and research atmosphere in the Institute. Anyone from IISER Berhampur fraternity with a genuine grievance may drop her/his grievance in writing to the Committee.
2 Institute Open Online Course committee Prof. S N Mishra, Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor (Nodal Officer)
Implements open online courses, as per the principle of Swayam, Vidyanjali and MOOC etc. of MoE, in the Institute and will be accountable to the Senate of the Institute.
3 Campus Wellness Committee Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Blessymol Varghese, Medical Officer
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar (Convener)
Involves faculty and staff, their families and children in cultural and recreational activities
4 Hindi-Rajabhasha Implementation Cell Dr. Prem Prakash Pandey,Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Hemant Kumar Yadav, Jr. Hindi Translator (Convener)
Implementation of Official Language Policy of the Government.
5 Institute Computer Center Committee (Website Committee) and Committee for ERP Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Ajay Perumal, Asst. Professor
Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor
Dr. Malay K Rana, Asst. Professor
Dr. Vinay Bulusu, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor
Technical Officer, Computer Centre (Convener)
Design and modification of all computer related policies, execution and monitoring of all technical works. To guide on policies and working model of Computer Center IISER Berhampur.
6 Institute Medical Committee Prof. T S Sridhar, V. Professor (Chairperson)
Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor
Dr. Vivek Tiwari, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi B, Asst. Professor
Dr. Blessymol Varghese, Medical Officer (Convener)
Oversees the functioning of the Institute Dispensary.
7 Disaster Management Committee Sri Shyam Sunder, Superintending Engineer (Chairperson)
Dr. Adinarayana Doddi, Asst. Professor
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer
Sri Sudhira Panda, Jr. Superintendent (Convener)
Formulates policies for Disaster Management and is responsible for taking safety measures to prevent loss of men and material.
8 NIRF Committee (National Institute Ranking Framework) Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta (Chairperson)
Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor
Dr. Vivek Tiwari, Asst. Professor
Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar
Deals with National Institute Ranking Framework.
9 Media Cell Dr. Prosenjit Daw, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Nagabandi Jayababu, Scientific Officer (Convener)
Deals with all Media viz. print, TV, social networking etc. related issues.
10 Patents and Consultancy Committee Dr. Shashi B Singh, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Malay K Rana, Asst. Professor
Sri Arun F Adrakatti, Asst. Librarian
Deals with Patents and Consultancy issues.
11 Incubation/ Innovation Committee Dr. Natasha Sharma, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Arunkumar Krishnan, Asst. Professor
Dr. Rohit Soni, Asst. Professor
lDr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Deals with all incubation and innovation on the Campus.
12 Institute Library Committee Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Rohit Soni, Assistant Professor
Dr. Vinay Bulusu, Asst. Professor
Sri Arun F Adrakatti, Assistant Librarian, (Convener)
Mrs. Sai Sangeeta Nayak, LIA
Recommends policy on purchase of books, subscription to journals, and other library-related issues.
13 Committee for Institute Supported Special Lectures Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor* (Chairperson)
Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor
Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Invites appropriate speakers and to attract an audience from nearby Institutes.
14 Transport Management Committee Dr. Rakesh K Pathak, Asst. Professor(Chairperson)
Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor
Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri Sudhira Panda, Jr. Superintendent (Convener)
Formulates policies for regular transport of students, faculty and staff
members: both within the campus and from/to Berhampur/ Bhubaneswar. The committee will also oversee transport requirements of guests etc. and make suitable arrangement of vehicles.
15 Guest House Management Committee Dr. Jose Sebastian, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri Surajit Patro, Junior Assistant (Convener)
Formulates policies for accommodation of guests/academic visitors, faculty and staff members. Regarding management of Guest Houses, the committee will supervise maintenance of facilities, room allocation to guests, own faculty and staff, etc. as per the approved policy of the Institute.
16 Publication Committee, Committee for Preparation and Publication of Annual Report Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee (Chairperson)
Dr. Vinay Bulusu, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Vivek Tiwari, Asst. Professor
Sri Hemant Kumar Yadav, Jr. Hindi Translator (Convener)
Responsible for preparing the Annual Report, flyers and brochure of the Institute, which should be updated every year. It will send the flyers/ brochures to different schools, colleges and universities. The convener will report to the Director and update him about the progress from time to me.
17 Hostel-Cum-Mess Committee Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Sanjay Majhi, Executive Engineer
Sri A Praveen Kumar, Asst. Engineer
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer, Coordinator, Student Affairs
Dr. Nagabandi Jayababu (Convener)
The members of SAC committee and Student Mess Committee
Arranges proper accommodation of students in hostels, sanitation, food and other stalls and mess related matters. The committee should also establish a proper code of discipline among students and hostel staff.
18 Security Advisory & Executive Committee Dr. Jose Sebastian (Chairperson)
Shri B J Acharyulu, Sr. Project Administrator
Shri Shyam Sunder, Superintending Engineer
Shri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Shri Sanjay Kumar Muduli, ASO cum TM (Convener)
Deals with deployment of security personnel at the Institute (Transit Campus and permanent campus), contract management and all other related affairs.
19 Cosmetic Maintenance and Housekeeping Committee Dr. Rakesh Pathak, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Senthil Raani K S, Asst. Professor
Sri Sanjay Majhi, Executive Engineer
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri A Praveen Kumar, Asst. Engineer (Convener)
Deals with issues pertaining to the maintenance of Institute building, hostels guesthouses.
20 Internal Complaints Committee(ICC) Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Ms. Jaya Lakshmi, Chairperson, Roland Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Berhampur.
Dr. Blessymol Varghese, Medical Officer
Ms. Minati Padhi, Secretary, Institute for Women Development
Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor*
Dr. Amiya Mondal, Asst. Professor
Deals with cases in accordance with Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013.
21 Tender and Purchase Committee Dr. Jose Sebastian, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak, Asst. Professor
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Swarup Narayan Behera, Asst. Registrar
Indenter- Special Invitee
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar (Convener)
Deals with all purchase related matters (Institute and project fund) as per GFR and FC/BoG approved norms
22 Institute Committee for Safety including Laboratory Safety Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Santanu Bhattacharyya, Asst. Professor
Dr. Jose Sebastian, Asst. Professor
Sri Shyam Sunder, Superintending Engineer
Sri A Praveen Kumar, AE(C)
Sri Sudhira Panda, Jr. Superintendent (Convener)
Deals with safety practices in handling of waste chemical & solvent, bio-safety, Disposal Management, Fire Hazard, implementation and compliance.
23 Institute Write Off/ Condemnation Committee Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar (Chairperson)
Dr. Ujjal Kumar Dey, Asst. Professor
Sri Dharmendra K Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri Nagireddi V Mohanarao, Jr. Superintendent (Convener)
In charge of disposal of obsolete/ Unserviceable materials of the Store of the Institute.
24 Counselling Committee Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru,Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Rohit Soni, Asst. Professor
Dr. Senthil Raani K S, Asst. Professor
Dr. Balaram Mahapatra, Scientific Officer
Dr. Blesseymol Varghese, Medical Officer(Convener)
Deals with counselling.
25 Ceremonial Committee Dr. R Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Sri B J Acharyulu, Sr. Project Administrator
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Dharmendra K Sahoo, Asst. Registrar (Convener)
Dr. Nagabandi Jayababu, Scientific Officer
Sri Sudhira Panda, Jr. Superintendent
SAC Members (as required)
Discusses and decides various ceremonial issues.
26 Cafeteria Committee Sri Shyam Sunder, Superintending Engineer (Chairperson)
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri Kalluri VVS Rajesh, Superintendent
Sri Surajit Patro, Junior Assistant (Convener)
Deals with the functioning of Cafeteria.
27 Statistical Cell/ Reports/ Parliament Questions Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar (Chairperson)
Sri Gaurav Choudhury, Deputy Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Furnishes replies promptly as and when called for.
28 Travel and Hospitality Desk Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri Sudhira Panda, Jr. Superintendent
Sri Hemant Kumar Yadav, Jr. Hindi Translator
Sri Surajit Patro, Junior Assistant
Oversees requirements of guests viz travel needs & accommodation etc.
29 IWD Committee Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor
Dr. Thirupathi Barla, Asst. Professor
Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor
Dr. Kasi Viswanadham G, Asst. Professor
Sri Shyam Sunder, Superintending Engineer
Sri Sanjay Majhi, Executive Engineer (Convener)
Sri A Praveen Kumar, Asst. Engineer
Sri Dharmendra Kumar Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Deals with works related activities and issues.
30 Honours and Awards Committee Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor (Chairperson)
Prof. S N Mishra, Visiting Professor
Dr. Sulakshana P Mukherjee, Associate Professor
Dr. Ujjal Kumar Dey, Asst. Professor
Dr. Kasi Viswanadham G, Asst. Professor
Dr. Rakesh Pathak, Asst. Professor
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar (Convener)
Deals with issues related to honours and awards.
31 Institute Ethics Committee Dr. Shikha Gandhi, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Arunkumar Krishnan, Asst. Professor
Dr. Victor Mukherjee, Asst. Professor
Dr. Md Nasim, Asst. Professor
Dr. Natasha Sharma, Assistant Professor
Ensures proper work ethics in the campus
32 Institute Committee for Security Measures of Sealed Radioactive Sources Dr. Md Nasim, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Santanu Bhattacharyya, Asst. Professor
Dr. Mukund Ramakrishnan, Asst. Professor
Dr. Pranat Jain, Scientific Assistant, RSO (Convener)
Formulates and implements security measures of sealed radioactive sources as specified by Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB)
33 Standing Committee for Academic Matters for Non-Dept. Subjects Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor*
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor
Dr. Vinay Bulusu, Asst. Professor
Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee, Asst. Professor
Examines and recommends suitable remedial measures for academic issues pertaining to subjects where no departments exist. The committee shall forward the recommendation through Dean, Academic Affairs.
34 Central Advanced Instrumentation Facility (CAIF) Committee Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor* (Chairperson)
Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor
Prof. Raghavan Sadagopan, V. Professor
Dr. Vivek Tiwari, Asst. Professor
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer
Dr. Abhishek Rai, Scientific Officer
Dr. Nagabandi Jayababu, Scientific Officer (Convener)
Deals with the functioning and issues related to CAIF
35 Institutional Bio-Safety Committee (IBSC) Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Assistant Professor, Member-Secretary
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Pathak, Assistant Professor, Member
Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Assistant Professor, Member
Dr. Jose Sebastian, Assistant Professor, Member
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer, Member
Dr. Blessymol Varghese, Medical Officer, Biosafety Officer
The committee (which also includes a DBT nominee and an external expert) is to implement “Rules for the manufacture, use/import/export and storage of hazardous microorganisms/ genetically engineered organisms or cells, 1989” (commonly referred as Rules, 1989) notified by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), Government of India under the Environment (Protection) Act (1986)
36 Women Welfare Committee (WWC) Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor* (Chairperson)
Dr. Natasha Sharma, Asst. Professor
Dr. Senthil Raani K S, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor
Dr. Sheshadri Chintapalli, Asst. Professor
Deals with the following
· Promote a healthy working environment for all our female staff, students and faculty
· Work towards building a gender-sensitized environment at our institute
· Organize workshops and awareness programmes at regular intervals towards building a gender-neutral workplace
37 Anti-Ragging Committee Dr. Jose Sebastian, Asst. Professor (Chairperson)
Dr. Sulakshana Mukherjee, Associate Professor*, Member
Dr. Ruthrotha Selvi Bharathavikru, Asst. Professor, Member
Dr. Prabhat Singh, Scientific Officer, Coordinator, Student Affairs, Member
Dr. Nagabandi Jayababu (Convener)
SAC Members (as required)
Deals with ragging related issues.
38 ID cards issuing Committee Sri Debashmit Parida, Technical Assistant, Computer Centre
Sri Hemant Kumar Yadav, Junior Translator, Official Language Implementation Cell
Sri Suman Kumar Mahanta, Technician, Computer Centre
The committee shall be responsible for proper checking and verifying the ID card application form, printing and issuance of the ID card, and record-keeping of the ID card issued.
39 Archives Committee Prof. K.V.R. Chary, Director (Chairperson)
Prof. Yogendra Sharma, Professor
Prof. S N Mishra, Visiting Professor
Dr. Bodhisatta Nandy, Asst. Professor
Dr. Ritabrata Sengupta, Asst. Professor
Dr. Rakesh Pathak, Asst. Professor
Dr. Vivek Tiwari, Asst. Professor
Sri B J Acharyulu, Acting Registrar
Sri Korada Manjunath, Asst. Registrar
Sri Dharmendra K Sahoo, Asst. Registrar
Sri. Dipak Kumar Maharana, Sr. System Administrator (IC)
Dr. Vyas Akondi, Asst. Professor (Convener)
Creation and maintenance of archives system of the Institute. Sri. Dipak Kumar Maharana is to collate all photographs and videos of the events of the Institute.