The Faculty Development Programme organised by IMI-KOLKATA met with an overwhelming response and participation from the Faculty Community from Eastern India

A one-day Faculty Development Programme on The Art of Paper Writing and Publishing on March 10, 2015. The programme aimed at not only developing the requisite skills needed for good research writing but also focused on inspiring the participants to explore other non-academic avenues of writing. The programme covered topics such as developing ideas, writing different sections of the paper, kinds of writing, ethical issues in writing, etc. The programme was based on lectures, in-class exercises and interactive sessions. The workshop received an overwhelming response. With thirty eight participants including faculty, research scholars and doctoral students from various premier institutes such as IIT Kharagpur, St. Xaviers’s College and universities such as University of Calcutta and Jadavpur University, to name a few, attended the programme. The programme was highly appreciated and acclaimed by the participants.

Resource Person: Dr. Padma Prakash, Editor of e-Social Sciences and former Associate Editor of Economic and Political Weekly.

Programme Co-ordinator: Dr. Khushbu Agrawal