Prof. S.L Hiremath Date of Appointment : 1st August, 2015
Basically a Professor of Sociology with M. A. (Sociology),Ph.D.(Industrial Relations), Ph.D. (Organizational Behaviour).
Served as Member of Karnataka Knowledge Commission,Registrar, Finance Officer, Committees of Higher Education Council, Director Distance Education, Dean, Member of Syndicate, Senate, Academic Council. Finance Committee Coordinator, PMEB, IQAC, AAAC, Chairman, Dept. of Sociology, Women's Studies, Journalism and Mass Communication.
Visited Germany, Canada, USA, UK, France, Sweden, Australia, South Africa, Japan, Singapore on Academic Assignments.
Sociology of Professions, Corporate Social Responsibility, Industrial Relations, Organizational Behaviour are the areas of specialization by research and publications.