FACULTY PROFILE
Gaddam Samba Siva Reddy
Professor
+91 9490122461
gsrhistory@yogivemanauniversity.ac.in
Qualification :
Ph.D. in S.V.U., Tirupati, in 2002
Experience :
1. Worked as Lecturer, Sr.Lecturer, Selection Grade Lecturer and Reader in History from 1985 to 2009 in S.B.V.R.Degree College, Badvel, Y.S.R.District.
2. Acted as Principal (in-charge), S.B.V.R.College of Education, Badvel, Y.S.R.District, from 1995 to 1998.
3. Acted as Inspection Team Member for B.Ed, and Degree Colleges in Y.S.R.District during the years 2010 and 2011.
4. Acting as Member for Central Admissions Committee, Yogi Vemana University.
Area/s of research interests :
Indian Nationalism, Press, Regional Studies, Communalisation of Education, Gender Studies, Non-Brahmin Movement etc.
Achievements/Awards :
Fellowship: UGC Faculty Improvement Programme (FIP), New Delhi, for two years (1999 – 2001).
Visit of Chintakunta: Along with other Faculty Members of the Dept., I visited Chintakunta Rock Art Painting area on 24 August 2010. Chinthakunta is in Muddanur mandal of Y.S.R.District. It is the second biggest rock art painting in India.
Given Radio Talk: Two talks were given on “Kadapa Zillalo Sri Krishnadevarayala Paripalana: Nayankara Vidhanamu”, and “Kadapa Zillalo Sri Krishnadevarayala Paripalana: Sanghika, Ardhika Paristhithulu”, on the eve of the Celebration of Fifth Centenary Coronation of Sri Krishnadevaraya, by the District Collector, Sri S.Sasibhushan Kumar, I.A.S., District Collector & Magistrate, Kadapa, Y.S.R.District, at Neknamkhan Kalakshetram in Kadapa from 25 to 26 July 2010, Kadapa.
Details of significant paper publications :
2003 - “Industrial Conditions in Kadapa District during the British Raj (A.D.1858-1947)”, Proceedings of the South Indian History Congress, Tiruchirappalli (Tamilnadu).
2003 - “Growth of Hindu-Muslim Amity in Kadapa District during the British Rule”, Proceedings of the Indian History Congress, Mysore (Karnataka).
2004 - “The Role of Kadapa (Cuddapah) District Association (A.D.1890-1926) in the National Movement: A Study”, Proceedings of the South Indian History Congress, Calicut (Kerala).
2004 - “Contribution of Kadapa District in the Home Rule Movement, 1916-18: A Regional Perspective”, Proceedings of the Indian History Congress, Bareilly (Uttarachal).
2005 - “Indian Nationalism: Social Awakening in Kadapa District during the Raj (A.D.1858-1947)”, Proceedings of the South Indian History Congress, Madurai (Tamilnadu).
2005-06- “Communal Harmony and Print Culture: A Study of the Andhra Chandrika, 1910-1918”, Proceedings of the Indian History Congress, Shantiniketan (Visva-Bharti) (West Bengal).
2006 - “Combating Communalism in a Colonial Context – A Study in Rayalaseema, A.D.1832-1947”, Proceedings of the South Indian History Congress, Bangalore (Karnataka).
2007 - “Colonial Kadapa District as a Venue of Meetings and Conferences during A.D.1900-1947”, Proceedings of the South Indian History Congress, Rajapalayam (Tamilnadu).
2007 - “Making of Micro-Regional Identities in Colonial Context: Studying the Rayalaseema Maha Sabha, A.D.1934-1956”, Proceedings of the Indian History Congress, Feroke College, Calicut (Kerala).
2008 - “Non-Brahman Movement in Colonial Rayalaseema, A.D.1916-1937”, Proceedings of the Indian History Congress, Kannur University, Kannur, Kerala.