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technology transfer researcher

Ram Harijan, Indian technology transfer researcher. Chairman North Devon District Labour Party, 1972-1977, Chairman Devon Association for Racial Equality, 1977-1980; campaigner for a corruption-free, caste-free India

Background

Harijan, Ram was born on June 3, 1938 in Keecheri, Kerala, India. Son of Narayanan and Devaki (Amma) Nambiar.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Madras University, India. Master of Arts with award, Southampton University, England. Doctor of Philosophy, Reading University, England.

Career

Lecturer Kerala (India) University.

Mining officer Singareni Collieries, India.

Lecturer Bosworth College, England. Tutor consultant Open University, England.

Researcher Center for Studies in Technology Transfer, England.

His countrywide campaign for a computer-literate India and his research on the Late-Development Syndrome in the 1980s influenced the computerization policies of Indian governments of 1980s and 1990s.

Religion

Believes that the Hindu caste-system is unjust, untenable and unsustainable. Campaigns for a totally caste-free Hinduism.

Politics

campaigns in the social media for a corruption-free, caste-free India

Views

Believes in an egalitarian and inclusive world where all people are valued/

Quotations: Failure is not the end of the world as long as we take it as an opportunity to strive harder and as a challenge to reach new heights.

Membership

Chairman North Devon District Labour Party, 1972-1977

Chairman Devon Association Racial Equality, 1977-1980.

Personality

http://diwakaranblogs.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/dr-ram-harijan-profile.html

Interests

  • Philosophers & Thinkers

    Plato, Russell

  • Politicians

    Gandhi, Lincoln

  • Writers

    Gunther, Galbraith

  • Artists

    Picasso, Beethoven, Haydn

  • Sport & Clubs

    Leicester City Football

  • Athletes

    Milkha Singh, PT Usha

  • Other Interests

    Bridge, Draughts, Chess, Cosmology

  • Music & Bands

    Classical music

Connections

Married Lakshmi VP, August 19, 1977. 1 child, Pooja Devi.

father:
Narayanan Nambiar

mother:
Devaki (Amma) Nambiar

spouse:
Lakshmi VP

child:
Pooja Devi Harijan