Professor, Department of Adult and Continuing Education & Extension
38A, Jubilee Park, Kolkata-700033
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Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 1988 University of Calcutta
M.Sc 1978 University of Calcutta

Teaching Experience (3)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur university Professor 08.11.2007 to Till date
Jadavpur university Reader/Assistant Director 04.06.1999 to 07.11.2007
Jadavpur university Project officer 01.12.1993 to 03.06.1999
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Adult Education,
Continuing Education,
Extension & Field Outreach,
Special Education,
Economic Geology
Courses Taught/Teaching
1. Development, implementation, monitoring and quality improvement of Continuing education courses.
2. Development of rural and urban extension centres.
3. Organizing vocational training programmes for street children and destitute woman.
4. Development of continuing education and training programmes for mentally retarded and physically challenged.
Research Area
Adult Education,
Continuing Education,
Extension & Field Outreach,
Special Education,
Economic Geology
Experience
Teaching - 17 years
Conference Papers Published (4)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Indian perspective of Adult education: relevance of Grundtvig Grundtvig International Conference, Jadavpur University 2003 First Author -136-154
Continuing Education-Jadavpur University Perspective International workshop on study and research in Adult education, Goteborg University, Sweden 2000 First Author -
Continuing Education-an approach to extend half life to technical personnel National Seminar on Metallurgical education in India, Kolkata 1996 Second Author -
Achieving comprehensive rural development linking post-literacy continuing education with cooperation role of Universities in Post literacy continuing education, Jadavpur University 1994 Second Author -1-11
Journal Papers Published (18)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

University NGO interfacing for Socio Economic Development- A Jadavpur University Experience with Emphasis on Women Empowerment Indian Journal of Adult Education 2010 Second Author 71(1)-61-69
Lifelong learning- A changed paradigm in educational order Journal of Lifelong Learning and Development 2009 First Author 1-4-6
Continuing Education for Technocrats-Indian Perspective Facets of Continuing Education, Sarup Book Publishers Pvt. Ltd 2009 First Author Special Volume-87-94
Impact of petrographic properties on the burning behaviour of pulverized coal using a Drop Tube Furnace Energy and Fuels (American Chemical Society) 2007 Third Author 21-3130-3133
Skill enhancement of rural women for community development through batik and block printing training Technology to Society (Compendium on Action Research & Reports), SPFU, TEQIP, Govt. of West Bengal 2007 Second Author December-38-46
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Books Published (2)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Education and Development Jadavpur University 2003 First Author
Role of Universities in post-literacy continuing education: problems and perspectives Jadavpur University 1991 Second Author
Awards(3)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Geol Min Met Soc of India M K Ray Memorial Medal 1993
Asiatic Society S. L. Biswas Memorial Medal 1989
Asiatic Society Prof. N. N. Chatterjee Memorial Medal 1985
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Tamali Bhattacharya Impact of educational software in rural and urban backward child and adult education None Ongoing 2007
Nandita Choudhury Studies on the role of coal petrography on the combustion behaviour of Indian thermal coals None Ongoing 2005
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (2)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Evaluation of Nonformal Education in Midnapore and Hoerah Co-Investigator Govt. of West Bengal 250000 1 year . to . Complete
Special Education Co-Investigator UGC 2500000 5 years . to . Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (12)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

International workshop on Community Development through Continuing Education Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education and Extension, Jadavpur University Production Engg. Dept., J.U. 2008 Organized and presented paper
National workshop on Teaching Learning in Mass Communication Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University 2006 Attended
National Seminar on Changing trend in International Reporting Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University 2005 Organized & attended
State level seminar on Narrative Journalism: a new concept in Journalistic writing Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University 2005 Organized & attended
National Seminar on Teachers' Education in New Millenium- a Challenge Dept. of Adult, Continuing Education & Extension, Jadavpur University & Nopany Charitable Trust Birla Sabhagriha, Kolkata 2005 Organized & attended
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Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)