Dr. M.Subbiah, ( Posted to Community College )

Designation: 
Assistant Professor
Gender: 
Male
Academic
Academics: 
DegreeSpecializationUniversity / InstitutionYear of Completion
1NET & JRFPerforming Arts (Drama &Theatre Arts)UGC, India-
2Ph.D.Drama and Theatre Arts - Folklore - InterdisciplinaryManonmaniam Sundaranar University-
3M.Phil.Tamil Performance StudiesMadurai Kamaraj University-
4M.Phil.SociologyMadurai Kamaraj University-
5M.A. Drama and Theatre ArtsPondicherry University-
6M.A. Mass communication & JournalismManonmaniam Sundaranar University-
Total Experience: 
10 Years
In Teaching: 
5 Years
In Industry: 
5 Years in Administration
Area of Specialization/Interest: 

Acting, Folkloristics, Indigenous Arts, Theatre for Social Change, Film and Television Media, Development Communication, Writing for Media, IEC/ BCC / IPC,  Media  Management,  Public Relations Management & Event Management

Publications (in last 3 years): 
1. Books (as the only author)   --    4
2. Books (coauthored with others) --    2
3. Edited Books (as the only editor)  --    2
4. Books edited with others  --    1
5. Refereed International Journals   --    1
6. Refereed National Journals --    14
7. Publications in refereed conference proceedings --    14
8. Other publications --    30

 

Seminars/Conferences/Workshops Conducted(Last 3 Years): 
Year Program Sponsor Position Held
2012 Actor’s Training Program  for the Tele Serial Child Actors of ” 7th C” for Star Vijay Tv STAR VIJAY TELEVISION NETWORK LIMITED Program Organizer,        Program Director cum Trainer
2012 International Conference on Multiple Streams of a Performing Tradition - 2012 School & Department of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University Conference                                   Co ordinator cum Organizer
2012 Play Production Workshop for the NSD Festival 2011 National School of Drama, New Delhi & Department of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University Stage Manager cum Production Manager
2011 A National Seminar on Challenges in Theatre Department of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University. Seminar Co ordinator
2011 National Seminar on Novel and Cinema School & Department of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University Seminar Co ordinator
2011 Intensive Residential Workshop on Therukoothu                  Department of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University. Co organizer, Workshop Manager & PRO
2011 Actor’s Training Program  for the Tele Serial Actors of ” Kana Kaanum Kaalangal” for Star Vijay Tv Star Vijay Television Network Limited, India Program Organizer,        Program Director cum Trainer
2010 National Level Theatre Workshop for the College Students of South Zone University Grants Commission,
New Delhi
Co - organizer, Trainer
2008 National Level Experience Sharing on Communication NATIONAL AIDS CONTROL ORGANISATION, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India Co – organizer
2008 Workshop on Sharing Best Practices of Communication Campaign                               USAID- APAC-VHS Co-organizer
2008 Street Theatre Cum Communication Workshop For Community Based Organizations Tamilnadu AIDS Control Society,
Govt. of  Tamilnadu
Program Organizer, Program Director
2008 IEC Workshop On HIV/AIDS And Watsan World Bank & Tansacs Co – Organiser
2008 Orientation Cum Workshop For Traditional Drama Artistes Of Tamil Nadu Song And Drama Division,                        Ministry of Information & Broadcasting ,
Govt. of  Tamilnadu
Co – organizer
2008  Inter School National Level Meet-An Inter School National Level Literary &Cultural Competitions Tamilnadu AIDS Control Society,           
Govt. of Tamilnadu,
 Clinic Plus
Program Organizer
2008   Police Advocacy Programme Tamilnadu AIDS Control Society,
Govt. of  Tamilnadu
Program Organizer
2008 Multimedia Campaign Tamilnadu AIDS Control Society,
Govt. of  Tamilnadu
Program Organizer
2008 State Wide Multimedia Campaign Tamilnadu AIDS Control Society,
Govt. of  Tamilnadu
Program Organizer
Seminars/Conferences/Workshops Participated(Last 3 Years): 

1. Plenary Lectures -- National - 20
2. Invited Talks -- National -- 15
3. Contributed Oral Presentations -- National -- 25
4. Poster Presentations -- International -- 4

Year Organized Level of Participation* Title of Program (International/National/Institution)
2011 Central Institute of Classical Tamil, Chennai Resource Person, Trainer “ Workshop cum Conference  on the Literary Principles of Tolkappiyam and the Efficacy of Sangam Classics”
2011 UGC&SVN College, Madurai Resource Person, Trainer “UGC sponsored  National Level Theatre Workshop on Sanga Ilakkiam”
2010 UGC&SVN College, Madurai Resource Person UGC sponsored National Seminar on   “ Sangam Literature and Theatre”
2008 Dept of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of Tamil Nadu Resource Person, Trainer “Effectiveness of Mass Communication Programmes on Behavior Change”                          
2008 Dept of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of Tamil Nadu Resource Person, Trainer “Theatre and Health Communication”
2008 Dept of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of Tamil Nadu Resource Person, Trainer “Media  is a tool for Positive  Social Change ”
2008 Dept of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of Tamil Nadu Resource Person, Trainer “Theatre and Behavior Change Communication”

 

Honours / Awards (if any): 
Prize / Medal / Certificate/
Award
Awards / Honors Field/Area Department / Organisation
Gold Medalist Awarded for the Outstanding Performance in M.A., Drama and Theatre Arts  – University Gold Medalist.  Theatre Arts Sri Sankaradoss  Swamigal School of Performing Arts, Department of Drama, Pondicherry Central University.
Scholarship Award of Scholarship to Young Workers in Different Cultural Fields in India. Acting- Theatre Arts Department of Culture, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Government of India.
Fellowship Award of Junior Fellowship to the Outstanding Artistes in the field of Performing Arts in India.
(Field : Folk Arts)
Folk Arts Department of Culture, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Government of India.
Award of Junior Fellowship in the field of Theatre. Theatre Department of Culture, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Government of India.
Award of National Culture Fellowship in Arts in India (Field : Theatre) Theatre Sangeet Natak Akademi, National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama, Govt. of India.
Performer Award  Excellent Theatre Performer Award  Theatre V.O.C. College of Education, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu.
Best  Performer Award Illangalai Thendral Award (For Acting) Acting Thoothukudi Tamil Association, Tamil Nadu
Medals For Distinction  2 Gold Medals, 10 Silver Medals and 52 Appreciation Awards for the Best Performances in the field of Communication, Performing Arts / Media Arts. One Act Play, Skit , Mime, Dance, Theru-k-koothu, Tribal Arts, Elocution, Mask-Making, Leather Shadow Puppet Theatre
  • Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi.
  • Lalit Kala Akademi – New Delhi.
  • Calicut University (SZUDF), SIUYF – Kerala,
  • Pondicherry University,
  • M.S. University – Tamil Nadu
Projects Undertaken: 
Sl.No Sponsors name Projects title Year of completion
1. Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Culture,  Govt. of India. An Actor’s Training Imbibing our Traditional Methods. 1997
2.  Department of Culture, Ministry of Tourism & Culture.                           Govt. of India. Folk Arts in Gender  Perspectives 2000
3.  Department of Culture,   Ministry of Tourism &  Culture.                          Govt. of India. Masks in Folk and Ritual Performances of Tamil Nadu 2002
4.  Sangeet Natak Akademi, National Academy of Music Dance and Drama, India. Govt. of India,                                                         New Delhi An Ethnographical Study of Masks in Folk and Ritual Theatre Forms of Tamil Nadu 2004
Contact Details
Present Address: 
Dr. M.Subbiah, Assistant Professor, Department of Performing Arts, School of Performing Arts, Pondicherry University, Puducherry 605 014
Telephone No: 
0413-2654722
Mobile No: 
94872 79439
Email: 
subbaiahm.pat@pondiuni.edu.in