FACULTY PROFILE

Dr. REJEESH C JOHN

Assistant Professor & Head

Department of Statistics

Nirmalagiri College

Email : rejeeshcj@nirmalagiricollege.ac.in

Mob   : 9446166351

 

Current Professional status
  • Presently working as Assistant Professor of Statistics, Nirmalagiri College, Kuthuparamba from 24th August 2005 onwards.
Academic Bodies/ Duties of Universities
  • Life Member of International Indian Statistical Association (IISA)
  • Life Member of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics (ISPS)
  • Member, Board of Studies (Statistics – UG), Kannur University
  • Member, Question Paper Setting Board (Statistics – UG), University of Kerala
  • Member, Question Paper Setting Board (Statistics – UG), University of Calicut
  • Member, Question Paper Setting Board, Kerala Public Service Commission.
Doctoral Research Experience
  • Research Guideship in Statistics at Department of Statistical Sciences, Mangattuparamba Campus, Kannur University as the Centre for Research.
  • Worked as the Statistical Consultant for the SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDY OF THIRUVANANTHAPURAM AND KOLLAM CORPORATIONS, conducted by Loyola College of Social Sciences, Thiruvananthapuram in 2004, under the Kerala Sustainable Urban Development Project, Govt. of Kerala.
  • Working as the co-guide of M. A. Economics students, Nirmalagiri College, Kuthuparamba in their P. G. Dissertation work since 2005.
Academic qualifications
  • Ph. D. in Statistics from Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi (2011).
  • UGC-NET in Mathematical Sciences in June 2002.
  • First Class Masters Degree in Statistics from Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi (2002).
  • First Class Bachelors Degree in Statistics from Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam (Affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam) (2000).
Academic Achievements
  • Secured First Rank in M.Sc (Statistics) Degree Examination from Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi in 2002.
  • Secured First Rank in B.Sc (Statistics) Degree Examination from M.G. University, Kottayam in 2000.
  • Qualified CSIR-JRF in Mathematical Sciences conducted by CSIR and UGC on June 2004.
  • Qualified GATE in Engineering Sciences conducted by I.I.T, Madras in 2003.
  • IISA Best Student Paper Presentation Award in Theory and Methodology by International Indian Statistical Association in 2010.
Areas of Academic Interest
  • Probability Distribution Theory
  • Reliability Theory
Publications in International Journals
  1. Asha & Rejeesh C. John (2008): Probability Models Characterized by Generalized Reversed Lack of Memory property, Electronic Journal of Statistics, arXiv: 0810. 0914v1 [math.ST] 6 Oct 2008, ISSN: 1935 – 7524.
  2. Asha & C. John Rejeesh (2009): Characterizations Using the Generalized Reversed Lack of Memory Property, Statistics & Probability Letters, Volume 79, 12, 1480 – 1487.
  3. Asha & C. J. Rejeesh (2015): Characterizations Using Past Entropy Measures, Metron, Volume 73, Issue 1, 119 – 134.
  4. Asha, I. Elbatal & C. J. Rejeesh (2016): Further Results on Discrete Mean Past Lifetime, Communications in Statistics – Theory and Methods, Volume 45, Issue 4, 1081-1098.
Publications in National Journals
  1. G. Asha & Rejeesh C. John (2007): Models Characterized by the Reversed Lack of Memory Property, Calcutta Statistical Association Bulletin, Volume 52, Nos.233-234, 1 – 14.
Papers presented in International Symposia
  1. Presented a paper entitled “On the Generalized Cumulative Entropy Measure” in the 31st Annual Convention of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics and International Conference on Statistics, Probability and Related Areas’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on December 19 – 22, 2011.
  2. Presented a paper entitled “On Characterizations of Discrete Distributions Using Reversed Hazard Rates” in the ‘International Conference on Actuarial Statistics, Bio-Statistics and Stochastic Modeling’ organized by Department of Statistical Sciences, Kannur University, Kannur on January 10 – 14, 2011.               
  3. Presented a paper entitled“ Characterizations of Distributions Based on Generalized Past Entropy Measures” in the ‘International Conference on Development and Applications of Statistics in Emerging Areas of Science and Technology’ organized by Department of Statistics, University of Jammu, Jammu on December 08 – 10, 2010.
  4.  Presented a paper entitled “Generalizations of Reversed Lack of Memory Property” in the ‘International Conference on Statistics, Probability, Operations Research, Computer Science and Allied Areas’ organized by Department of Statistics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on January 04 – 08, 2010.
Papers presented in National Seminars
  1. Presented a paper entitled “Characterizations Based on Past Entropy Measures” in the National Conference on Advances in Statistical Sciences in conjunction with the Annual Conference of the Kerala Statistical Association (KSA) organized by Department of Statistical Sciences, Kannur University, Kannur on February 17 – 18, 2017.
  2. Presented a paper entitled “On the Boundary Class of Increasing and Decreasing Reversed Hazard Rate Distributions” in ‘25th Conference of Indian Society for Probability and Statistics and Annual Meeting of Indian Bayesian Society’ organized by Department of Statistics, University of Bangalore, Bangalore on December 28 – 30, 2005.
  3. Presented a paper entitled “Application of Statistical Methods in Social Sciences” in the ‘Workshop on Research Methodology in Social Sciences and Humanities’ organized by Institute for Research in Social Sciences and Humanities, recognized research centre of Kannur University, at Thalassery on May 29 – 30, 2009.
Invited Lectures
  1. Presented a paper entitled “Important Concepts in the Quantitative Research” in the Two-Day National Workshop on ‘Elementary Statistics in Economic Research’ organized by the Post-Graduate Department of Economics, E.K.Nayanar Memorial Government College, Elerithattu, Kasaragod on October 08 – 09, 2015.
Independent Projects
  • UGC Funded Minor Project entitled “FORECASTING FISH PRODUCTION IN KANNUR AND KASARGOD DISTRICTS WITH ARIMA MODEL”.Year of Sanctioning: 2013, Sanctioned Amount: Rs. 2,00,000/-
Symposia/Conference/Workshop/Industrial Visit Conducted/ Attended
  • Worked as Member of Organizing Committee, National Conference on Advances in Statistical Sciences in conjunction with the Annual Conference of the Kerala Statistical Association (KSA) organized by Department of Statistical Sciences, Kannur University, Kannur on February 17 – 18, 2017.
  • Chaired the session on “Health and Nutrition of Tribals – Past and Present” in the ‘National Seminar on Impact of Tribal Education on Health and Nutrition – Need for an Effective Strategy’ organized by the P. G. Department of Economics, Nirmalagiri College, Nirmalagiri on August 16 – 17, 2013.
  • Attended a ‘National Workshop on Data Analysis Using Statistical Software’ organized by Department of Statistics, Nehru Arts and Science College, Kanhangad on October 16 – 17, 2014.
  • Attended the ‘Three Day National Workshop on Data Analysis Using SPSS’ organized by Centre for Advanced Research and Training (CART), Christ University, Bangalore, on May 16 – 18, 2013.
  • Attended a ‘National Seminar on Stochastic Modeling and Analysis’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on March 24 – 25, 2011.
  • Attended a ‘Workshop on Statistical Genetics’ organized by Centre for Population Studies, Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on December 29 – 30, 2009.
  • Attended a five day workshop for ‘Restructuring Statistics U G Curriculum’ conducted in compliance with the direction of Kerala State Higher Education Council and Kannur University at Payyanur College, Payyanur on February 26 – 27 & 01 – 03 April, 2009.
  • Attended a ‘National Seminar on Infrastructure Investment for the Transformation of Modern India: Vision 2020’ organized by Postgraduate Department of Economics, Nirmalagiri College, Nirmalagiri on March 26 – 28, 2009.
  • Attended a ‘National Seminar on Recent Trends in Statistics’ organized by Department of Statistics, Nehru Arts and Science College, Kanhangad on February 12 – 14, 2009.
  • Attended a ‘National Seminar on Statistical Methods and Reliability Analysis’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on January 28 – 30, 2008.
  • Attended an ‘International Seminar on Environmental Science, Religion and Ethics’ organized by Centre for Religion and Science, IRISH and Nirmalagiri College, Nirmalagiri, Kannur on February 23 – 24, 2007.
  • Attended the ‘Joint Statistical Meeting and International Conference on Statistics, Probability and Related Areas’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on January 02 – 05, 2007.
  • Attended a ‘National Seminar on Modelling and Analysis of Life Time Data’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on February 20 – 22, 2006.
  • Attended an ‘International Conference on Teaching of Calculus’ organized by Department of Mathematics, University of Kerala, Thiruvanathapuram on January 12 – 14, 2004.
  • Attended a ‘National Workshop and Lecture Series on Statistics in Theory and Practice’ organized by Department of Statistics, St.Thomas College, Pala on October 01 – 03, 2003.
  • Attended an ‘International Conference on Statistics in Industry and Business’ organized by Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi on January 02 – 04, 2003.
Refresher/ Orientation Programmes Attended
  • Attended the Refresher Course in Computer Applications (Interdisciplinary) at the Academic Staff College, Kannur Univesity, Kannur from 25-11-2014 to 15-12-2014.
  • Attended the Refresher Course on Computer Applications in Statistics at Applied Statistics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata from 08-03-2010 to 26-03-2010.
  • Attended the UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme (IT – Oriented Multidisciplinary) at the Academic Staff College, University of Kerala, Trivandrum from 09-11-2007 to 06-12-2007.
Awards / Fellowships / Grants / Certificates
  • IISA Best Student Paper Presentation Award in Theory and Methodology by International Indian Statistical Association in 2010
  • Qualified CSIR-JRF in Mathematical Sciences conducted by CSIR and UGC on June 2004. Independent Programmes / Committees
  • Worked as the Quiz Master, Dr. U.S.Nair Memorial State Level Quiz Competition in Statistics conducted by Kerala Statistical Association at Department of Statistical Sciences, Mangattuparamba Campus, Kannur University on 18/02/2017.
  • Working as the Local Coordinator for Kannur Region, All Kerala Inter Collegiate Statistics Quiz Competion, organized by Old Students Forum, Department of Statistics, Cochin University of Science and Technology, since 2012.
  • Worked as the Returning Officer, Students’ Union Election, Nirmalagiri College during 2016 – 2017.
  • Working as the Staff Council Secretary, Nirmalagiri College since 01/06/2016.
    Working as the College Level Nodal Officer for the All India Survey for Higher Education (AISHE) conducted by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India since 2013.
  • Working as the coordinator for college safety club, Nirmalagiri College, Kuthuparamba under the scheme established by Kerala State Disaster Management Authority, since 2012.
  • Working as the Secretary, Nirmalagiri College Co-operative Society (No. C 661) since 2011.
  • Worked as the Academic Counselor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) for various courses at the Leaner Support Centre 1485, IRISH, Nirmalagiri College, Kuthuparamba during 04/06/2010 to 31/12/2010.
Computer Knowledge
  • Knowledge in C Programming 
  • Practical knowledge in using SPSS
  • Knowledge in LATEX Typesetting.
Personal details

Sex                             : Male

Date of birth              : 02-02-1980

Father’s name          : John Joseph

Mother’s name         : Elsy John

Nationality                 : Indian

Marital status            : Married

Languages Known: Read/ Write/ Speak
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
Hobbies
  • Reading
  • Listening to Muusic
Permanent Address

Chirappurath (H), P. O. Kottappady, Ernakulam, Kerala – 686692.