Rajan Binayek Pasa

Name: Rajan Binayek Pasa

Title: Assistant Professor

Temporary Address: Kirtipur Municipality Ward Number 06, Thapagaun, Kathmandu.

Permanent Address: Sarumarani Rural Municipality, Ward Number 01, Bangesal, Pyuthan.

Email: rbpshrestha­_1942@yahoo.com

Cell Number: +9779860625432

Academic Degree:

. Ph.D. Candidate, Tribhuvan University (TU), Faculty of Education

. M.Phil. in Development Studies, Kathmandu University

. M. A. in Rural Development, TU, Central Department

. B. A. in Sociology & Tourism, TU (Mahendra Multiple Campus, Dang)

Educational Grant and Scholarship:

. Topper student scholarship, awarded by Central Department in 2010

. M.Phil. thesis writing grant, awarded by UGC, Sanothmi-Bhaktapur in 2013

Capacity & Skill Development Training:

. 20th December – 31st December 2010: 108 Hours Training of Trainers (TOT) in Training Institute for Technical Instruction (TITI).

. 16th January – 26th January 2011: Social Mobilization in Kathmandu Training Center (KTC).

. 27th January – 2nd February 2011: Participatory Rural Appraisal Training in KTC.

. 3rd February – 10th February 2011: Project Proposal & Report Writing Training in KTC.

. 13th February – 17th February 2011: Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation Training in KTC.

The Professional and Working Life Struggle:

. 10th July, 2017 to date: Assistant Professor, Central Department of Rural Development, Tribhuvan University (TU), Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal.

. August 2012 to date:  Key advisor in Namuna Dhami Community Development Organization (Local NGO), Bangesal-Pyuthan.

. June 2011 to date: Advisor in Buddha Marg Youba Club (Local NGO), Nakhipot-Lalitpur.

. November 2011- November 14: Marketing and farm management in Ideal Farmer Group, Kirtipur-6, Thapagaun, Kathmandu.

. April 2011 – October 2011: Volunteer co-trainer in KTC, Balkumari- Lalitpur.

. March 2011 to till date: Key Member Nepal Rural Development Society (District Level NGO), Nakhipot-Lalitpur

. March 2005 – May 2007: Facilitator and institutional member in Rapti Basin Development Society (Local NGO), Bangesal-Pyuthan.

· April 1992 – May 2004: Worked as a store keeper, manager and waiter in hotels & restaurants in major tourism destinations of India.

Conference Paper & Publication:

· First International Conference on Transformative Educational Research and Sustainable Development, October 21-23, 2016, Dhulikhel. Experiencing Transformative Role of Education: Reflection from my thoughtful educational and working life struggles. www.kusoed.edu.np/ter2016

. Pasa, R. B. & Garbuja, B.P. (2016). Role of Technical & Vocational Education and Training in Women Empowerment: A Case from Bima VDC of Myagdi District, Nepal. Journal of Training and Development, Vol. 2 (1), 33-41.

. Pasa, R. B. (2015). Short term vocational skill test in Nepalese contexts. Journal of Training and Development, Vol. 1 (1), 54-61. Author.

. Chaudhary, P. K. & Pasa, R. B. (2015).  Agriculture education for rural development in Nepal. Journal of Training and Development, Vol. 1 (1), 38-45. Author.

. Pasa, R. B. & Bhatta, M.V. (2015). Occupation, Vocation and Technology Education: Based on Grade 6-8. Kathmandu: Aroma Publication.

. Pasa, R. B. (2014). Changing Role of the Teachers. Jalkanyadevi Smarika. Published by Jalkanyadevi Madhyamik Vidhyalaya, Taku- Gorkha.

. Pasa, R. B. & Garbuja, B. P. (2012). Community Development: Based on Agriculture JTA Curricula. CTEVT, Bhaktapur. Published by Authors.

Mini Research Work:

. Pasa, R.B. (2014). Assessing Social Capital and Local Development Activities in Thapagaun, Kirtipur of Kathmandu District. An Unpublished Field Report Submitted to Nepal Rural Development Society, Nakhipot-Lalitpur.

. Pasa, R.B. (2013). Evaluating Targeted Budget Program in Hapur VDC of Dang District. An Unpublished Report Submitted to DDC, Dang.

. Pasa, R.B. (2012). Impact of Family Planning Services in Hapur VDC of Dang. An Unpublished Report Submitted to DDC, Dang.

Areas of Interest:. Social Science and Educational Philosophy

. Research Methodology

. Village Tourism and Institutional Agency