Dr. Jasim Ahmad
Dept of Teacher Training and Non Formal Education,
Jamia Millia Islamia,
Dr. Jasim Ahmad, Ph.D. (Edu), M.Ed., M.Sc. (Zoology), UGC-NET (Edu), is a Professor at the Institute of Advanced Studies in Education, Jamia Millia Islamia. Prof. Ahmad has a teaching and research experience of more than 20 years; his areas of interests include Science Education, Educational Psychology, Research Methodology and Teacher Education. He has published seven books namely Teaching of Biological Sciences (PHI Learning), Pedagogy of Science-Reflective Practices (Sage Publications), Personality Pattern and Job Satisfaction: A Study on School Teachers (Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany), Computer Applications in Education (Neelkamal Publications), Educational Measurement and Evaluation (Vikas Publishing House), Action Research, Case Study and Achievement Test in Urdu (V L Media Solutions), and Understanding the Self (Edited Vol, V L Media Solutions). He has credit to have published more than 60 research papers in various journals, around 50 research papers in conferences, 13 chapters in edited books and 16 units/blocks in Self-Learning Material (SLM) prepared for Distance Education Programmes. He has delivered more than 100 invited talks and attended almost 75 workshops, and coordinated a number of training programmes. A dozen of Scholars have been awarded Ph.D. degree under his supervision and has guided around 25 dissertations at PG level. He has contributed in the university administration in many capacities like elected member of Academic Council, Dy. Director of CIE, Nodal Officer-IQAC, Sr. Warden, Warden, Member of the Proctorial Team, Flying Squad Team, Asst. Superintendent of Exams, Coordinator- Curriculum Design Committee etc. He has privilege to be the external member of BOS and COS/Faculty Committee within JMI and also in other universities. He has been associated with the monitoring of Rashtriya Madhyamic Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA), Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Mid-Day Meal Scheme (MHRD, GOI), Adolescents Education Programme for Madrasas of Bihar sponsored by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). He has also made valuable contributions in Govt. of India’s National Mission on Education through ICT (NMEICT) in the form of video lectures for ARPIT & SWAYAM Prabha. Prof. Ahmad is having substantial collaborations with many universities and institutions of higher learning and have been associated with apex bodies in the field of school education, teacher education and higher education.