Prof. B. C. Mahapatra
I am Prof. (Dr.) Bhuban Chandra Mahapatra had earned my Bachelor Degree in the discipline of Education in 1989 from Utkal University, BBSR, Orissa, India. In the year 1991 I had earned M.Ed. Degree from Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya(DAVV), Indore, India with specialization of Educational Technology and Computer Education. Apart from that, I have been awarded Ph. D. by the same University in the year 1995 with super specialization in Educational Technology i.e. Technology of Teaching and Instructional Design.
After completing my studies I have taught two years in Institute of Management Study Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya(DAVV), Indore with specialization subjects(Operational Research and Computer Application in Management Studies). In 1997 I have joined Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar National Institute of Social Sciences(BANISS), MHOW, Indore, for my Post-Doctoral research work and to promote research, extension and teaching activities by the institution for the M.Phill. and Ph.D. scholars. In 2003 I joined Madhya Pradesh Bhoj(Open) University, a Global Mega University as Lecturer in Education(Assistant Professor)in the Department of Multimedia Education. After two years the University gave me an opportunity to work in the Department of Special Education for the development of innovation in Instructional Designing through Multimedia approaches of learning. During my professional career I have taught various educational subjects with specialization in Research Methodology, Educational Psychology, Special Education, Educational Technology in different Universities and Institutions. I enjoy student-teacher supervision very much, and I consider such applied responsibilities to be among the most important contributions I also like to work for education of children. Apart from that, I have twenty two years of Research, experiences with my Ph.D. and Post-Doctoral research activities associated with the problem of India Education System. With more than five dozen of Research Papers, Articles and sixteen books available in International market. With un-doubtable administrative capacity in the University/Institution, academic contribution, direction and management of educational problems of staff, students and administrators with suave co-ordition in the International bodies, Government and NGO’s reveals my suitability. I have visited several countries for exploring higher education in general and Teacher Education in special.