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Mr. R. Kishokumar

RKishokumar

Mr. R. Kishokumar
MBA (SEUSL), BBA Hons (EUSL), PF (IBSL), PF (AAT), SDC (UKSL),  PDTT (USA), CAUT (Australia), EAWC-IHEI (USA)
Lecturer
Telephone: +94 65 2240737(Office), +94 65 2250127(Res),
                     +94 75 2310747(Mobile)
Emailkishokumarr@esn.ac.lkkisho767@gmail.com

Biography

Full Name: Rajasekaram Kishokumar
Permanent Address: 81/118 A, Ambross Road, Karuveppenkeni, Batticaloa.
Official Address: Department of Management, Eastern University, Chenkalady, 30350, Sri Lanka
Academic Position: Lecturer (Probationary)

Academic Qualifications:

  • PhD, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia (reading)
  • MBA, South Eastern University, Sri Lanka
  • BBA (Hons), Eastern University, Sri Lanka

Professional Qualifications:

  • Completed the Professional Development for Teacher Trainers course, facilitated by Arizona State University, USA and sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, with funding provided by the U.S. government. 
  • Completed the Contemporary Approach for University Teaching course; An open-access MOOC for the Australian Higher Education Sector - 2020 (Developed by experts from 20 Australian universities & a UK university, and a collaboration between 10 Australian universities).
  • Completed the  Establishing Academic Writing Centers at International Higher Education Institutions course, facilitated by Lowa State University, USA and sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, with funding provided by the U.S. government.
  • Staff Development Programme, Staff Development Center, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, SDC Kel'ya (2016)
  • Diploma in Banking & Finance and Certificate in Banking & Finance, Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka, IBSL (2012)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management, All India Institute of Management Studies, AIIMS (2012)
  • Certificate Course in Information and Communication Technology, IDM Affiliated Campus (2012)
  • Certificate in Accounting and Business II (Reading), Institute of Chartered Accountant, Sri Lanka, ICASL (2012)
  • Passed finalist, Association of Accounting Technicians, Sri Lanka, AAT (2011)
  • English for All course in English for Adult Learns, Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka (2010)

Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer (Probationary), Eastern University, Sri Lanka, (November/2015 to date)
  • Management Trainee, People’s Bank, (June/2015-October/2015)
  • Temporary Assistant Lecturer, Eastern University, Sri Lanka, (November/2013-June/2015)
  • Intern, Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka, (July/2013-September/2013)
  • Undergraduate Trainee, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, (April/2013-July/2013)
  • Audit Trainee, Tilakaratnam & Co, Chartered Accountants, (March/2011-March/2013)

Nationality: Sri Lankan
Date of Birth: 16th of December, 1988
Gender: Male
Civil Status: Single

Contact

Tel No:
+94 (0) 65 2240737 (Office)
+94 (0) 65 2250127 (Home)
+94 (0) 75 2310747 (Mobile)

Email: kisho767@gmail.com

Publications

Book Publications:

  1. Kishokumar, R., (2018), Influence of Market Orientation on Corporate Social Responsibility, (LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing is in cooperation with: More Books! Marketing SRL Balti, 4 Industriala Street, Moldova, Europe).

Publications in International Conference:

  1. Kishokumar, R., and Kishomigah, S. (2017). Influence of Service Brand Communication on Consumer's Psychology: With Special Reference to Consumer Attitudes on the Private Professional Educational Institutes in Batticaloa District. 8th International Conference on Business & Information ICBI – 2017, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. p.61.
  2. Kishokumar, R., (2017), The Influence of Knowledge Management Factors on Knowledge Management Practices: The Study on Commercial Banks in Trincomalee District”, 2nd Interdisciplinary Conference of Management Researchers (ICMR) in collaboration with the 10th Tourism Outlook Conference, Sabaragamuwa University of Sri Lanka.
  3. Kishokumar, R. and Vino, V. (2015), A Comparative study on Consumer perspective of Relationship Marketing in Banking Industry – Special reference to State Bank and Non-State Bank, 2nd International Conference on Contemporary Management (ICCM), University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, Volume 01.
  4. Kishokumar, R. and Pavithira, P. (2015), Influence of Task Technology fit on Individual Job performance in Insurance Industry Special Reference to Batticaloa District, 12th International Conference on Business Management (ICBM), University of Sri Jeyewardenepura, Sri Lanka.
  5. Kishokumar, R. and Dilanthy, T., (2015), Supervisor-subordinate relationship in the work engagement in Sri Lankan insurance industry: with special reference to Batticaloa district, International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Multidisciplinary Research and Practice”, South Eastern University Arts Research Session (SEUARS – 2015).

Publications in International Journal:

  1. Kishokumar, R., (2019), Impact of Perceived Corporate Social Responsibility on Market Orientation in Systematically Important Banks; The Mediating Role of Organizational Commitment, International Journal of Advance Research and Innovative Ideas in Education, Volume 5, Issue 6.
  2. Kishokumar, R & Suganya,K., (2019), Impact of Marketing Mix on Consumer Brand Preference In Milk Powder Industry, International Journal of Advance Research and Innovative Ideas in Education, Volume 5, Issue 5.
  3. Suganya,K & Kishokumar, R., (2019), The Impact of Product Packaging on Consumer Purchase Intentions: Special Reference To Beauty Care Products In Batticaloa District, International Journal of Research, Volume 6, Issue 10.
  4. Kishokumar, R., (2018), An Investigation on Corporate Social Responsibility Practices in Banking Sector: Special Reference to State and Private Banks in Batticaloa District, Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, Volume 7, Issue 1. 
  5. Kishokumar, R., (2018), The Impact of Psychological Contract on Organizational Citizenship Behaviour: An Investigation on Banking Sector in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, Volume 6, Issue 1.
  6. Kishokumar, R., (2018), The Influence of Knowledge Management Factors on Knowledge Management Practices: Special Reference to the Licensed Commercial Banks in Trincomalee District, Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting Volume 5, Issue 4.
  7. Kishokumar, R., (2017), A Study on Service Brand Communication: Special Reference to the Private Professional Educational Institutes, Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting, Volume 4, Issue 4.
  8. Kishokumar, R., (2016)., Influence of Social Networking in the Work place on Individual Job Performance: Special reference to the Financial Sector in Batticaloa District, International Journal of Engineering Research and General Science Volume 4, Issue 6.
  9. Kishokumar, R. and Lakshika, K. (2016), Influence of Personality Factors on Organizational Citizenship Behavior of Employees in Financial Institutions, International Journal for Social Studies, Volume 02, Issue 10.
  10. Kishokumar, R. and Lakshika, K. (2016), The Status of Work Life Balance among Post Graduate Students: Eastern Province, Sri Lanka., Journal for Studies in Management and Planning, Volume 02 Issue 10.
  11. Kishokumar, R. (2015), Influence of Market Orientation on Ethical Responsibility – Special Reference to the Licensed Commercial Banks in Batticaloa, International Journal of Engineering Research and General Science, Volume 3, Issue 2.
  12. Andrew, A. and Kishokumar. R. (2015), Quality of Education and Performance of Students at G.C.E (O/L) Examination – A study in the District of Batticaloa, International Journal of Research, Volume 2, Issue 3.
  13. Kartheepan, K. and Kishokumar, R. (2015), A Study on the Role of Human Resource Management in Terms of Employee Perspective, Journal for Studies in Management and Planning, Volume 1, Issue 3
  14. Andrew, A. and Kishokumar, R. (2015), Relationship between Employee Commitment and Employee Readiness for Organizational Change – Special reference to the Government schools in Batticaloa District, International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, Volume 5, Issue 5.
  15. Andrew, A. and Kishokumar, R. (2014), Influence of Working Environment and Workload on Occupational Stress Among Staff in the Financial Services Industry, International Journal on Global Business Management and Research, Volume 2, Issue 2.

Publications in National Journal, Annual Research Session and News Letter

  1. Madhushi S. K, Kishokumar, R and Ragel, V.R., (2019), Market Orientation and Service Innovation: Examining the linkages to Organizational Performance with Special reference to Licensed Commercial Banks in Kurunegala Divisional Secretariat, Annual Research Session of Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University Sri Lanka.
  2. Mithulah.K , Kishokumar, R and Ragel, V.R., (2019), The Effect of Billboard Advertising on Customer Attention (Special Reference to Travelling Consumer in Batticaloa, Annual Research Session of Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University Sri Lanka.
  3. Kishokumar, R. and Logananth, T. (2015), Relationship between Interpersonal Communication Skill and Organizational Commitment with Special reference to the Insurance Industry in Batticaloa District, 11th Annual Research Session, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
  4. Kishokumar, R. (2015), Influence of Market Orientation on Discretionary responsibility of Licensed Commercial Bank, Mentor. Journal of Business Studies, Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka, Volume 01.
  5. Kishokumar, R. (2015), A Global View of Corporate Social Responsibility in The Banking Industry, Economic Review, Research Department, Peoples Bank, Sri Lanka, Volume 41.
  6. Kishokumar, R. (2015), Growth and Development of Sri Lankan Financial Sector – A View of 2014, Leader-Business News Letter, Dept. of Management, Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka, Volume 14.
  7. Kishokumar, R. (2014), Introduction to S & P SL 20 Index, Leader-Business News Letter, Dept. of Management, Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka, Volume 13.
  8. Kishokumar, R. (2014), Consolidation of Financial Sector in Sri Lanka, Thedal-Business News Letter, Dept. of Commerce, Faculty of Commerce and Management, Eastern University, Sri Lanka, Volume 13.

Research Interest

  • Market Orientation
  • Service Marketing
  • Stress Management
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Destination Marketing
  • Sustainable Tourism

Teaching

  • Marketing Communication
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Management of Customer Service
  • E-Marketing
  • Project Planning
  • Business Environment
  • Perspective and Practice of Management

Awards

  • Tuition fee scholarship Award, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia (2019)
  • Best Portfolio Report Award, SDC Cycle-16, Staff Development Centre, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, (2016).
  • “Sivagananathan Memorial Trust Award” for obtaining the highest marks in the Monetary and Financial Systems for the Diploma in Banking and Finance examination conducted by the institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka, Sivagananathan Memorial Trust, Sri Lanka, (2011).
  • “Academic Excellence – 2007” for Best Performance in G.C.E (A/L) and Top 10 Rank in Zonal Level, Zonal Education Office, Batticaloa, (2008).

Positions Held

  • Faculty Web Representative, faculty of Commerce and Management(2017-2019)
  • Staff in Charge, Computer Laboratory, Faculty of Commerce and Management(2016-2019)
  • Member of Sports Advisory Board-2017/2018, Eastern University, Sri Lanka(2016-2017)
  • Coordinator, National Link, Faculty of Commerce and Management(2016-2019)
  • Student Counsellor, Eastern University, Sri Lanka(2016-2019)
  • Member, Faculty Board, Faculty of Commerce and Management(2016-2019)
  • Department level member/representative of University Business Link programme (2018-2019)
  • Event coordinator of Annual Research Session conducted by Faculty of Commerce and Management, EUSL (2019)
  • Steering committee member of Annual Research Session conducted by Faculty of Commerce and Management, EUSL (2019)
  • Coordinator - Web Management, Poster and Banners printing of Annual Research Session conducted by Faculty of Commerce and Management, EUSL (2019)
  • Coordinator -Fund raising of Annual Research Session conducted by Faculty of Commerce and Management, EUSL (2019)