S.S. Khanka, M. Com., Ph. D. is the Former Professor (HR) from the National Institute of Financial Management (NIFM), Ministry of Finance, Government of India, Faridabad (Haryana). Prior to joining NIFM, Professor Khanka has served as Professor in Tezpur University (A Central University), Tezpur; as Professor in Assam University (A Central University), Silchar; as Reader in the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi and as Lecturer in the Kumaun University, Nainital. Professor Khanka has also served as Professor (HR) on reemployment in the University School of Management and Entrepreneurship (USME) of Delhi Technological University (DTU), Delhi during 2017-2020.
Professor Khanka has written so far 06 reference and 10 text books and published over five dozen research papers. His areas of academic interest include Entrepreneurship, Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Ethics and Values. Professor Khanka has also served as Visiting Professor in the Bishkek International School of Management and Business, Bishkek, Kyrghyzstan and National University of Mangolia, Ulaanbataar, Mangolia. He is the recipient of the Shiksha Ratan Award and the Best Teacher Award in Human Resource Management. He is the National Trainer on Ethics and Values in Public Governance recognized by the Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). In March 2021, Professor Khanka was conferred as the Professor of Eminence in the School of Commerce and Economics of the Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), deemed to be University, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.