Mary Sheila Bodra
Mary Sheila Bodra

Associate Professor, Human Resource Management

Date of Joining: 12.06.2008


Mary Sheila Bodra completed her schooling from Mount Carmel School, Hazaribagh. She completed her Intermediate and Graduation in Humanities from St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi. Thereafter she joined XLRI, Jamshedpur from where she completed Management studies with specialization in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations.

During her final trimester in XLRI, she was selected through campus recruitment by Tata Steel, Jamshedpur from where she started her corporate career. She has served the company in various positions and locations. After Tata Steel she moved on to join a Multinational Company Quaker Chemical India. as The Head, HR. She has rich Corporate Experience in both Human Resource Management as well as Industrial Relations.

She was inducted as the society member of world Vision India and is a member of India Resource Development Committee and Executive Committee. She has also been a member of the HR committee of American Chamber of Commerce (Kolkata Chapter). She has also been an active member of some of the Social Service Organizations in Kolkata. She was also a member of the Internal Complaint Committee of HEC and the Presiding officer of the XISS Internal Complaint Committee.

Professional Experience

After twenty years of rich Corporate Experience she joined Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS), Ranchi in June 2008, as a faculty of HR in the department of Human Resource Management. Her strength areas are in Organizational Behaviour, Strategic Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, Performance Management, Sustainable Development and Corporate Sustainability, and Business Communication and Soft Skills.

Courses taught by her are: Organizational Behaviour, Strategic Human Resource Management, Performance Management, Sustainable Development and Corporate Sustainability, Human Resource Management for Rural Management, Business Communication and soft skills.


She was also a part of the MDP Department of XISS, and has conducted a number of training programmes for various organizations of repute. She is currently pursuing her PhD.

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