IIT Dhanbad’s Faculty Development Programmes [May 16-June 5, May 25-June 14, June 1-21]: Multiple Deadlines
The Faculty Development Center (FDC) at The Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad, has been sanctioned by the Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India, under the Scheme of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching.
Faculty development has a critical role to play in promoting academic excellence and innovation. FDC will incubate and nurture, on a continuous basis the professional development of teachers and will create opportunities for professional growth.
Faculty development programmes include the four possible types of development: personal (interpersonal skills, career development, and life planning issues); instructional (course design and development, instructional technology); organizational (ways to improve the institutional environment to better support teaching); and professional (ways to support faculty members so that they fulfill their multiple roles of teaching, research, and service).
- Training programme for the entry level teachers or faculties on probation will be planned so that the person who enters the college/university/institute is sensitized of his/her roles and responsibilities in their respective organizations.
- Raising the quality of teaching in colleges/universities/Institutes.
The Faculty Development Centre will also offer a wide variety of services, as outlined below:
- Teaching & Learning
- Research & Creative Activity
- Career Planning o Collegial Conversations
- Communication Technology
- Resources & Support
For Mathematical Sciences (May 16-June 5): Fundamental & advanced topics of Mathematical Analysis, Algebra, Topology, Differential Equations and Numerical & Computational methods.
For Physics (May 25-June 14): Nanoscale Science (including Physics, Chemistry, Engineering and Biology).
For Chemistry (June 1-21): Fundamental & advanced topics in Chemistry with a special focus on catalysis, supercapacitor, energy storage materials, corrosion, photochemistry, sensors, green chemistry and drug delivery.
College/university/institute teachers in Mathematics who are in continuous service.
Registration Fee: Nil
How to Apply:
The application form along with terms and conditions are enclosed with this brochure.
The same can be downloaded from the IIT(ISM) website (http://iitism.ac.in/dep) and send the hard copy of the duly filled application form by speed post to the Programme coordinator(s).
Last date of receiving filled-in application form:
For Mathematical Sciences: May 5th
For Physics: May 10th
For Chemistry: May 25th
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