To expose members of faculty to the latest developments in the business & to promote their skills & knowledge, the institute offers sponsorship to the members of faculty for attending national level /state level conferences/seminars /workshops organized by other institutes/universities.
The institute has a strong policy and programme for faculty improvement. There is a proper criteria for deputing our faculty members for various Faculty Development Programmes.
Faculty Development Programme at LLIM 2018
"Effective Teaching & Research Engagement"
A Faculty Development Programme under the theme “Effective Teaching & Research Engagement” was organized on 22nd February 2018 from 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. in Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management – Seminar Hall.
The main aim of the Faculty Development Programme (FDP) was to enhance effectiveness of teaching faculty in learning and research. Also, it aimed at equipping the faculty with the latest signature pedagogies used in the management education and preparing faculty for their role as motivators, facilitators, mentor and guide for helping students in achieving excellence. In his inaugural address Dr. Sunil Shete (Former Jt.Director of Higher Education, Pune Division, and Pune) shared his knowledge about ‘Drafting a Good Research Proposal’. Dr. Parvathi Venkatesh Director, Mulund College of Commerce delivered a talk on ‘Curriculum Development and Signature Pedagogies. Dr.Barnana Sarkar (Academician and Corporate Trainer) shared her views on the topic ‘Effective Communication and Behavioural Skills ’. Dr. V.B.Angadi, Director, LLIM discussed ‘Research Engagement’ where he advised all to use research studies in classrooms to engage the students.
The participants feedback was appreciative of the Programme.
‘MOTIVATING THE MOTIVATORS.’
Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management (LLIM) organized a Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on 24th March, 2018, titled ‘MOTIVATING THE MOTIVATORS.’ The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts. Being a teacher is very rewarding but it is also demanding. He is expected to motivate students, yet sometimes it’s hard to keep oneself motivated and refuel one’s own tank. The mental frame of the mind is one of the most important aspects for effective teaching. Several factors contribute to high levels of motivation viz advancement, autonomy, personal growth, recognition, responsibility and the work itself. Realizing the significant role of motivation, in teaching, Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management has conducted the FDP focusing on Motivating the Motivators.
The occasion was graced by Dr. V.B. Angadi, the Director of the Institute. Around 28 faculty members from various Graduate & Post Graduate Institutes participated in the programme. The expert speakers on the occasion were:
Mr. Shannon Chavan Roque- Professor, Consultant and Corporate Trainer with an experience of 12 years and specializes in Behavior training to Industries like aviation, hotels & banking. The Topics covered by Mr. Shannon was “Using Spiritual, Emotional and Passion Quotient in Volatility Uncertainty Complexity Ambiguity World and Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation for Effective Teaching”.
Sister Deepa- Faculty member of Brahma Kumari’s business and industry wing and has conducted several workshops and programs and is also a Trainer for Business and Industry Wing Faculties. The Topics covered by Siter Deepa was Stress Management and Art of Balance.
The organizing committee included Prof. Vikas Sharma, Prof. Ritika Vohra, Prof. Gagan Bhatia who are the faculties at LLIM. The program concluded with valedictory address and distribution of participation certificates by Director Dr. V.B. Angadi &vote of thanks by Prof. Vikas Sharma, the FDP convener.