A faculty development workshop was recently held in Uttaranchal University. The expert speaker at the workshop was Professor Rakesh Belwal from Sohar University Sultanate of Oman. The workshop was inaugurated by the Chancellor of the University, Mr Jitender Joshi. In his address to the participating faculty members he stressed the need of research work for enhancing professional competence and urged the faculty to undertake research projects and publish their research papers, periodically. Addressing the workshop in the capacity of the expert speaker, Prof. Rakesh Belwal , emphasized upon the need of ensuring the quality of research work by maintaining originality in research and avoiding plagiarism.
Prof (Dr) S.C. Joshi, the Vice- Chancellor of the University was also present at this occasion. Dr. N.K. Joshi, Dean of Academic Affairs of the university organized the workshop and also anchored the program.