Lecture on ‘Research & Development’

A lecture titled ‘Research & Development’ was organized by Quality Assurance & Enhancement Cell (QA&E C) at 1000 hrs on 29 July, 2016 at UW Seminar Hall. Dr Arif Masood from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign was the Resource Person. Vice Chancellor, Principal WEC, Deans, University Directors, Chairpersons and PhD faculty attended the event.

The resource person elaborated on the importance of research and development in academia. Taking his own institution as an example, he intimated all in attendance of the steps that were taken by University of Illinois to ensure the strengthening of research culture at the institution and advised the management and senior faculty to develop an indigenous research model specific to UW. The lecture was followed by an interactive Q&A Session. In the end, Vice Chancellor thanked the resource person for his valuable input on the subject matter.