Dr. Mohd. Karar Ahmad
Centre for Distance and Open Learning,
Jamia Millia Islamia,
Dr. Md. Karar Ahmad is presently working as an Academic Coordinator/ Assistant Director Centre at Distance and Open Learning, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. Dr. Ahmad has completed his Masters and Ph.D. in Geography. Besides, he has also done an Advanced Diploma in Computer Assisted Cartography from the Department of Geography, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He has qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) in Geography. He has successfully completed a six-month project work on Thermal Power Plant Site Selection Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques Sasan Madhya Pradesh at BSES (Realiance Energy) at Nehru Place, New Delhi. He has worked as a Research Assistant under Prof. Sawa Muneri, Graduate School of Human Development and Environment, Kobe University, Japan on the Project titled Development and Socio- Economic Change in India Mega- Region Previously he worked as a Guest Faculty for the course of Diploma in Disaster Management, Department of Geography, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
Dr. Ahmad has more than ten research papers published to his credit in different national and international journals. He has attended various national and international conferences and also presented many research papers. He has participated three-week UGC Orientation Programmme at UGC Centre for Human Resource Development at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He has successfully completed one week Research Methodology course using SPSS in Social Sciences held at Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Developmental Studies, JMI, New Delhi. He has attended workshops in various academic institutions on different issues related to academic research skills. He has worked as an Advisory Committee of ARSEAM (Academic Research in Science, Engineering, Arts and Management) Foundation and conducted a successful international conference on International Conference on Contemporary Development in Business-2016 ICCDB-2016) held 28-May-2016 at the Rotary Club, Bareily, U.P. India. He delivered a lecture on disaster related issues at Society for Bright Future, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi. Dr. Ahmad is a member to the editorial board of International Journal of Applied Social Science (monthly) published from Muzaffarnagar, UP.