Faculty Profile

Dr. Sonia Elizebeth Thomas
Assistant Professor


A post-graduate in Business (MBA) and a graduate in Mathematics (B.Sc.), she teaches in
the domain of Human Resource Management. She has presented papers in HR in
national and international conferences. She is awarded with her doctorate in
management studies, in the stream of Human Resource Management. She has many
publications to her credit in National/International Journals of repute. Dr. Sonia
Elizebeth Thomas is an academic professional with more than 13 years of teaching and
research experience all through PG level. Her interest areas include HR, Quantitative
Techniques and Operations Research.

Research & Publications

  1. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, George Jins, Redefining HR practices: An in-depth analysis of Agile Methodologies, Their Application in HR Processes, and Implications for Organisational Performance, Vol. II, No.2, October 2023, Lux Montis, International Journal of Management and Commerce – Peer Reviewed Annual Research Journal, ISSN: 2321-8053
  2. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, George Jins, Internet marketing Elements and its Effect on Consumer Behaviour: An Empirical Study with Special Reference to Sports Brands in Kochi, Kerala, Vol.17, No.3 (II), July-September 2023, Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship (UGC CARE Group I Journal), ISSN: 2229-5348
  3. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, Ravi Sruthi, Women in STEM: A Literature Review on Factors Influencing Career Choices, April 2023, ISBN – 978-93-5895-903-1
  4. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, A M Merli, Role of Education in Promoting Environmental Sustainability, April 2023, ISBN – 978-93-5895-903-1
  5. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, An Assessment on the Pioneering Gender Based Human Resource Constraints Exists among IT Employees in Kochi, Kerala, Vol.08, Issue 4, October 2021, IJRAR, (E-ISSN 2348-1269, P- ISSN 2349-5138)
  6. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, Impact of Globalization on Gender Equality, Volume 9, Issue 10, October-2021, International Journal of All Research Education and Scientific Methods (IJARESM), ISSN: 2455-6211
  7. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, HR Practices in SME Sector, Vol.10, Issue 1, January 2016, Erudition: The Albertian Journal of Management, ISSN-0973-7839.
  8. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, HR Practices – the propellant to the growth engine MSME, Vol. 8, Issue 2, July – December 2015, SJCET Journal of Engineering and Management, ISSN-2394- 8647
  9. Elizebeth Sonia Thomas, Paper Presentation and Publication: ‘Impact of Globalization on Gender Equality’ at International Conference held at Viswajyothi College of Engineering and Technology, Vazhakkulam on 19 and 20 February, 2016.


FDPs/Trainings attended

  1. Participated  in the 7th International Conference on Flexibility, Resilience and Sustainability, organised by IQAC, Girideepam Business School, Kottayam on 20 Sepetember, 2023.
  2. Participated in the National Conference, QUESTA 2023, based on the theme “Unleashing Management and Technology for Green Earth”, organized by Santhigiri Institute of Management, Thodupuzha on 26 April, 2023.
  3. Participated in the FDP on Outcome Based Education organized by Santhigiri Institute of Management, Thodupuzha and IPSR Solutions on 02 September, 2022.
  4. Participated in the online FDP on “Strengthening Research Strategies organized by DMI College of Engineering on 16 June, 2021.
  5. Participated in the Two Day FDP on “Theory Building and Data Analysis in Research” organized by A2Z EduLearningHub on 29th & 30th May 2021.
  6. Participated in the Short-Term Training Program (STTP) on “Outcome Based Education and Quality Assurance in Teaching” under AICTE’s Quality Improvement Scheme, conducted online by SCMS School of Technology and Management, Kerala from 17th to 22nd August 2020.
  7. Attended 45th Annual National Convention (ISTD NATCON 15), 10-11 December 2015 at XIME Campus, Kalamassery.
  8. Attended an International Conference on “India’s External Sector: Challenges and Strategies” conducted by Mar Thoma School of Management Studies (sponsored by ONGC) on 5th and 6th February, 2014.
  9. Attended the “NIPM – 31st Annual National Conference 2012 – NCON 2012” from 6th – 8th September, 2012 organized by National Institute of Personnel Management (Kerala Chapter).
  10. Attended International Conference on “Management Practices and Research in Emerging Markets” conducted by Marthoma College of Management and Technology on 23rd July, 2012.
  11. Attended an AICTE sponsored seminar on “Forex and Commodities Derivatives” conducted by Marthoma College of Management and Technology on 19th and 20th September, 2011.
  12. Attended a one-day workshop on “Blue Ocean Strategy” conducted by Marthoma College of Management and Technology in association with Kerala Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 16th August 2011.
  13. Attended a seminar on “Improvement in Housekeeping Through 5S Implementation – A Basic Awareness and Kaizen” conducted by Kerala Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 2nd April, 2011.
  14. Attended a seminar on “Employee Involvement”, conducted by Employers’ Federation of southern India (EFSI), The Cochin Chamber of Commerce and Industry and The West Coast Employers’ Federation on 26th March, 2011.
  15. Attended FDP on “Excellence in Nurturing Managerial Skills: Innovative Approaches”, organized by School of Management and Business Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam from 22nd to 26th November, 2010.