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Dr. RSP Singh

Associate Professor

 Dr R S P Singh is an Associate Professor at School of Vocational Education and Training (SOVET), IGNOU. He did his M.Sc. (Ag) in Extension Education from Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Varanasi (was awarded University Gold Medal) followed by a project of Space Application Centre (SAC) DRDO on Radio Education for Adult Literacy (PREAL) at Mirzapur, UP.

He holds a Ph.D degree in Extension Education from BHU and was recipient of Junior Research Fellowship from UGC. Prior to joining IGNOU, he worked at NIOS as Faculty in Department of Vocational Education and coordinated and edited courses in the area of Plant Protection, Water Management, Soil & Fertilizer Management, Mushroom Production and Poultry Farming. He has coordinated Project HUNAR for skill development of minorities.

At present, Dr Singh is coordinating a course of Certificate in Fashion Design Programme and Ph. D Programme. He is supervisor of number of Ph.D. students. He has coordinated six programmes in different areas of Vocational Education and Training. He also coordinated Eight Pan India Projects on Skill Development sponsored by Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India.

He has several publications in journals and books of national and international repute. He has been consulted by various national and international educational institutions. He has also been members of different professional bodies and advisory board of Universities and State Public commission etc.

He specialized and area of interest in Instructional Design/Curriculum Development, Training and Assessment of Vocational Education.

EDUCATION:
 
 
Doctor of Philosophy (Ext.Edu) 1997.
Name of the university: Banaras Hindu University.
Discipline: Extension Education
Dissertation Topic: “Axiomatic Approach to Theory Building in Communication Behaviour of Farmers.”
Academic Achievement: UGC Junior Research Fellowship
Master of Sc. Ag. (Ext.Edu) 1990.
Name of the university: Banaras Hindu University.
Discipline: Extension Education
Academic Achievement: Gold Medal
Bachelor of Sc. (Ag.) 1988
Name of the university: Purvanchal University
Academic Achievement:

WORK EXPERIENCE: Twenty Five years of Teaching and Research experience in Open and  Distance learning at different level.

INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: Participated in workshop on Quality Assurance in ODL, Johannesburg (SA), Sponsored by COL. (7-13 September, 2008)
 
FELLOWSHIP/ AWARDS:
Sl.No.
Name of the Fellowship/Awards
Granting/ Awarding Institution
Year
1.
A Study Tour on Organisation, Management and delivery system of Vocational Education in the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand (TOPZ). Wellington, New Zealand. 
Commonwealth of Learning (COL)
06-18 July,2005
 
PUBLICATIONS:
BOOKS: Edited = 6
Research Papers in Peer Reviewed Journals: 13
Chapters in Books: 2
Unit written: 1
 
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODY/ STATUTORY BODY (INTERNAL/ EXTERNAL):
Membership of Professional body/ Statutory body
Name of statutory body/ institution/
Period
Life Member
National Council of Development Communication
1990
Life Member
Adult Education Association
1996
Life Member
Global Communication Research
2007
Member
MP Public Service Commission
2008
Member
Board of Studies Uttrakhand Open University
2011
Member
School Board, School of Extension and Development Studies(SEDS)
2012-2014
Member
Trade Committee, DGE&T, Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India.
2013
Member
School Board, School of Vocational Education and Training(SOVET)
2009-2019
Member
Skill Committee (CBSE)
2016-2019
Member
Academic Council Standing Committee (IGNOU)
2016-2019
Member
Academic Council (IGNOU)
2016-2019

 

 

 

Official Address:
School of Vocational Education & Training,
Indira Gandhi NnationalL Open University ,
 New Delhi - 110068
New Delhi, India
  +91-11-29571645, Mob: 9818156941
  rspsingh@ignou.ac.in
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[Updated on 06-Dec-2021]