IIT Gandhinagar: 10 Years of ExcellenceNews
Fifth Academic Advisory Council
In December 2011, the Institute held the first meeting of its Academic Advisory Council. The Council, comprising some renowned academicians, industrialists, and government representatives, discussed academic issues of priority to IITGN. Envisioned as an annual meeting, the Academic Advisory Council will provide strategic and external inputs on issues of key importance as the Institute grows from being a 500 student Institute to one with 5000! In its first meeting, the Council discussed faculty recruitment strategies, establishing feedback mechanisms for the Institute, development of an academic masterplan, and nurturing young faculty at the Institute to ensure their fullest professional and personal growth.
Prof Rajendra Kumar Bordia
Professor and Chair, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University
Prof J Mark Kenoyer
Professor, Director of Center for South Asia, Department of Anthropology
University of Wisconsin
Prof. Dheeraj Sanghi
Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor
Department of Computer Science, IIT Kanpur.