Dr. B.M. Harbola
Dr Brij Mohan Harbola is an accomplished educator, trainer, academic administrator and institution development expert with over thirty eight years of national and international experience in the Tertiary Education and Public Sector Capacity Building. He has Served as ITEC Expert & Advisor to the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), Govt. of the Republic of Namibia at Windhoek, Namibia, Africa during March 2007 to March 2011 for the establishment of the National Institution for training and development of Namibian Civil/ Public Servants on an assignment of the Govt. of India, Ministry of External Affairs.
Dr Harbola has served as Joint Director (Public Administration) for 14 years at Uttar Pradesh/ Uttarakhand Academy of Administration at Nainital, a premier Public Sector Training Academy. He was instrumental in establishing the Uttaranchal Institute of Rural Development (UIRD) and also served as its first Executive Director. He has been accredited as a National Resource - Master Trainer (MT) and Recognised User by the Deptt. of Personnel & Training, Govt of India in Training and Development. Trained at Thames Valley University London, UK; Institute of Personnel and Development, London, UK, and Civil Service College, London, UK, Dr Harbola has accredited qualifications in Training & Development, Management of Training and Total Quality Management.
Dr Harbola has produced papers, study materials, reports, articles for various training programmes; have conducted training needs assessment at national and international levels; developed Policy Frameworks, Acts and Regulations, and have trained more than 600 trainers and civil/public servants. He has contributed and coordinated several national and internationally funded projects in the field of Trainer Development, Rural Development, Deregulation, Education for All, Urban Development, Water & Sanitation, Women & Child Development, Right to Information etc.
Dr Harbola is a Graduate (1976), Post Graduate (1978) and Ph.D. in Political science from Kumaon University, Nainital and is serving from 7th January 2012 as the Registrar of Doon University.