Acharya Nagarjuna University

Sociology & Social Work

Dr. Marrapu Trimurthi Rao
Associate Professor
M.A., M.HRM, B.L., P.G. Dip. in T&D., M.Phil., Ph.D.

Date of Birth 1/7/1967
Date of Joining 05/09/1995
Contact 0863-2346448, , +919885798796 ,
PhD Thesis
Title of Thesis University from which Ph.D. awarded Awarded Year
Voluntary Retirement Scheme and Employees Response: A Study in Select Public and Private Sector Undertakings Andhra University 2006
Areas of Research Interest
Community Development, Psychiatric Social Work, Human Resource Management
Academic Achievements
Member, Expert Committee, Social Impact Assessment (SIA), A.P Capital Region Development Authority, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh; Member, Institutional Ethics Committee, Govt. Medical College, Guntur and Member, Regional Advisory Committee, Central Board for Workers Education, Vijayawada Region, Govt. of India. Secured Gold Medal and Distinction Certificate for University First in MSW Course, ANU in 2012 Convocation. Bagged an Award and a Certificate for Best Team Leader in Janma Bhoomi, Guntur District, Govt. of A.P. Chaired as Resource Person in 10 National and International Seminars/Conferences. Organized UGC sponsored two National Seminars. Recipient of Best Research Paper Award in Arts, Commerce, Social Sciences and Law for research paper published in National Journal during 40th ANU Foundation day Celebrations, September 2016. Member in UG Board of Studies, ANU, Member, P.G Board of Studies, ANU, Berhampur University, Adi Kavi Nannaya University. Life Member in Indian Society of Labour Economics, Member, Indian Society of Professional Social Workers, NIMHANS Bangalore, Life Member in National Institute of Personnel Management, Life Member of Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Teachers Welfare Association, Mumbai. Edited two books for M.Phil. & Ph.D. Course material in Sociology and Social Work for CDE, ANU, Edited one book for B.A. Sociology First Year, CDE, ANU. Chapter writer in Sociology, Board of Intermediate, A.P & Telangana States. As a Facilitator cum Evaluator, monitored and evaluated 10 CAPART funded projects, Govt. of India. Published 40 research articles in National, International Journals and Books, and presented more than 60 papers in National and International Seminars/Conferences, Lesson Writer in Sociology, Social Work and HRM for Centre for Distance Education, ANU, Andhra University, Dravidian University. Held several Administrative Positions such as Coordinator, Dept. of Sociology & Social Work, served as Chief Warden, ANU Boys Hostels for two and half years, Successfully conducted APPSC Group IV Exam in ANU campus in 2014, worked as CTA, ACTA, confidential work/exams of ANU, and worked as organizing Convener/Member in several Committees of ANU, Member of Anti Ragging Cell, and worked as Warden for six years. As Research Guide for M.Phil. & Ph.D. Scholars of ANU, regular and distance mode of Sociology, Social Work, Rayalaseema University, Kurnool. Five Ph.D., degrees and five M. Phil., degrees are awarded under my guidance.
No. of Books Published and Edited 1
No. of research articles published/presented since the inception:

Research Students Information

Guided Successfully Submitted Presently Guiding
Ph.D 5 8 5
M.Phill 5 5 3

Journals For Details of PublicationsClick here

National Journals 32
International Journals 8


Conference National 45
Conference International 15
Research Collaboration