Dr. Nune Srinivasa Rao is working as Faculty Member with School of Entrepreneurship and Extension (SEE) & Cheif Administrative Officer Incharge and focus on Training and Research related to Promotion of Entrepreneurship, women entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and promotion of SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) through young entrepreneurs. Dr. Rao has Ph.D. in Social Work from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. He has 21 years experience in Social Development Sector including Microfinance, livelihood promotion, women empowerment, gender budgeting, entrepreneurship promotion, skill development and ICT4D. He worked with M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), APMAS, C-DAC, Aga Khan Foundation, WD&CW Dept (NMEW), GoAP and AP Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC). He has published 10 articles in various Journals and conferences of National and International repute. He has leaded and participated in Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA), research studies, impact studies and project evaluation and prepared various innovative project proposals. He also coordinated various national TOT programmes, developed training modules & IEC/ ICT material and provided guest lecturers on Participatory Training Methodologies (PTM), SHGs & microfinance, livelihood promotion, Community based Institutions building, CSR, Gender equality & Gender Budgeting etc.