By SK.Vyas :
Amritsar, April 6.2020: School of Education (SOE), GNDU, Amritsar, under the scheme of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya Nation Mission on Teacher and Training (PMMMNMTT), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India is organizing a one-day online workshop on Planning and Organising Research using Scopus and Mendeley to be held on April 10, 2020.Prof Jaspal Singh Sandhu, Vice-Chancellor said during this lockdown period, which is quite stressful, is very important for faculty to engage in activities that give them a sense of satisfaction towards their professional development.
Prof. (Dr.) Amit Kauts Project Coordinator, School of Education, & Prof Inchage, Library Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar said that the purpose of workshop is to provide participants with exhaustive Hands-on Practice for using ‘Scopus and Mendeley’ which would help the teachers and scholars to plan and organize the research work more effectively. He said that this program is designed to gain insights on: What editors/reviewers want?, How to choose journals?, How to find appropriate funding opportunities?. How to find relevant collaborators and How to find research trends and impact?
The workshop will be held on April 10, 2020, in collaboration with Elsevier in online mode. He requested All teachers and scholars of the university to
make best use of this opportunity when we all are locked down. The workshop will be organized by using ZOOM as online media.
Approximately 450 faculty members and scholars from universities and colleges from around 20 states of the country have already applied out of 500 seats.
Interested /nominated candidates to fill the registration form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf_sdId0nRGGtwW-G-EqwYsTkt2MQZedQPNgNZhTSE8eKGWaw/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1) at the earliest.
There is No Registration Fee. All programmes under School of Education under PMMMNMTT, MHRD will count for API score in the selection and promotion as per UGC guidelines.
For details, prof Amit kauts could be contacted at 9815222084.