Week-long research methodology workshop concludes at HRDC KU
An online research methodology workshop for academics in social science and education disciplines concluded at the University of Kashmir on Monday.
The one-week workshop was organized by the UGC-Human Resources Development Center (HRDC).
Professor Mike Thelwall from Woverhampton University, UK, which was the guest of honor at the farewell session, spoke about new and emerging technologies that can boost social science and education research. He insisted on international research collaboration to achieve collective research activity on a global scale. He further spoke of the importance of international collaboration for a better sharing of resources, which in turn can contribute to a fruitful exchange of ideas, techniques and research methods.
UGC HRDC Director Prof. Mushtaq Ahmad Darzi also spoke about the importance of such courses for academics in social science and education. Supporting Prof. Thelwall’s presentation, Prof. Mushtaq also spoke about international research collaborations that can dramatically increase the visibility of our research in the world. global level. He thanked the university authorities in particular the Vice-Chancellor and the Registrar for their continued support to the Center. He also thanked the guest of honor and the participants for making the event a success.
Relevantly, the Dean of Academic Affairs of KU, Prof. Farooq A Masoodi, was the guest of honor at the inaugural ceremony and Prof. Preeeti Mahajan of the University of Punjab was the guest of honor. More than 40 participants from inside and outside Jammu and Kashmir attended the workshop, where experts from renowned institutions such as the University of Delhi, Central University of Tamil Nadu, l ‘University of Punjab, JNU, Jamia Milia Islamia, Muslim University of Aligarh, Center for Research on Sexuality and Health and Policy (C-SHaRP), Tamil Nadu, Central University of Kashmir and SKUAST-K have done presentations on various dimensions of research.
Dr Aadil Bashir, Course Coordinator provided an overview of the workshop while Dr Sumeer Gul, Coordinator, UGC HRDC moderated the session and also thanked the dignitaries and participants.