After the north campus of the Panjab University (PU) being wi-fi enabled,the PU,in yet another development launched the official website of the Academic Staff College on Tuesday.
The website was inaugurated by the Vice-Chancellor of Kurukshetra University,Lt. Gen.(Dr) DDS Sandhu and Vice-Chancellor,Panjab University,Professor Arun Kumar Grover at a function organized to inaugurate the Short Term Course of Assistant Professor Grade-III in the Academy Staff College.
The website,prepared by Monika Rani,faculty member from University Business School and Dr Harish,from University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET) will have links to all important institutes involved in recruitment of teachers.
Professor Grover said the website would serve as an important interactive forum for the development of human resources and innovative inter-disciplinary courses besides helping in the development of the college as a nodal centre of its kind in northern India.
Meanwhile,Dr Sandhu,said that teachers in various departments need to keep themselves abreast with latest advancement in technology.
This will also help the teachers earn respect from their students, he said. Also,he highlighted India had made remarkable strides in the field of higher education. India has moved from just 19 universities and 476 colleges at the time of independence,to 640 universities and 37 thousands colleges at present, he said.
Director,Academic Staff College,Professor Karamjeet Singh said soon the website would provide database for resource persons and allow online