Dr. Jessy Abraham
Department of Teachers & Non-Formal Education(IASE),
Jamia Millia Islamia,
Hony. Director Schools (Evening Shift& Bridge Course).
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Presently working as Professor in Education in IASE, Faculty of Education. I have more than two decades of experience in the field of teacher education. Fields of Specialization include Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, ICT, Guidance and counselling , Home Science Education and Early Child care Education. Taught at Lady Irwin College affiliated to Delhi University, DPSIHE affiliated to GGSIPU prior to joining IASE in 2002 as lecturer in Teaching of Home Science. In 2006, got selected as Reader in In-service Education through Direct recruitment and later promoted to Professor through CAS. Completed four externally funded research projects and guided fifteen PhDs(completed) and 8 on going . Recipient of JRF and SRF from UGC while pursuing PhD and also Intel’s National award in 2004 for Integration of Technology. Recipient of merit scholarship while pursuing MEd and Watts Memorial Medal in 1991 from University of Kerala.
Delivered several invited talks, chaired many sessions in conferences, acted as an expert in several panel discussions, Presented many papers in conferences, authored many books, wrote many articles in Journals and reviewed articles and edited research journals. Reviewed content developed by NCERT and IGNOU. Evaluated many PhD theses of different Universities and conducted PhD Viva as external expert in many Universities. Acted as member of Jury for NILE Leadership award 2014, Debate competitions, essay competitions and cultural competitions in several interschool competitions.
I had worked as course coordinator of BEd(General and Nursery education ) and MA Education programmes. I also acted as timetable in-charge and assistant examination superintendent. I was member of admission committee and cultural committee of Jamia. I have coordinated in-service programmes, acted as resource person for several in-service programmes organized by Academic staff College, Jamia Millia Islamia, DIETs, SCERT, Delhi, NCERT and KVS.
The founder Honorary Director of Gerda Philipsborne Day Care Centre at Jamia Millia(2007-2010) and worked as Honorary Director of both Gerda Philipsborne Day Care Centre and Mushir Fatima Nursery Schoolfrom June 2016 to Sept 2017. Also acting as nodal officer of Unnat Bharat Abhyan. Presently holding the post of Hony. Director Schools (Evening Shift& Bridge Course)