St. Xavier`s College, Kolkata
Atish Prosad Mondal is a third-generation teacher. Born in 1970, he completed his master’s in commerce from University of Calcutta. He is teaching in the department of Commerce of St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous) Kolkata since 1998 as a full-time faculty in the substantive post. He worked as guest faculty in number of colleges and management institutes. He has been awarded Ph.D. degree by University of Calcutta in 2009 on the topic “A Study of Ecotourism in the Sunderbans of West Bengal”. UGC has granted him a funded research project to work on a master plan to develop tourism perspectives of the Sunderbans region which has been completed by him in 2008. He had been the member of the Indian delegation to Pakistan in 2005. He has been invited in number of international conferences abroad to deliver on tourism and business issues. He has written number of articles on tourism and taxation issues in various journals.