Department of Education

The programmes of this Department reflect certain basic assumptions about teacher education. It aims to provide an environment which encourages professional excellence growth in the exercise of responsible freedom and respect for the human personality which inculcates values and attitudes for social awareness and responsibility.

It also seeks to develop in its students the ability to think logically, critically and communicate effectively.

The B.Ed course is duly approved by NCTE (National Council for Teacher Education)

Highlights of the Programme

  • Language Resource Centre
  • Science and Mathematics Resource Centre
  • Psychology Lab
  • Information and Communication Technology Resource Centre
  • Health and Physical Resource Centre
  • Social Studies Periodical Section
  • Students will have an option of training at schools of ZEE Group

Faculty Profiles

Dr. Charu Sharma

Assistant Professor in Department of Education

Professional Qualification:

i. Ph. D in Education

ii. M. Ed.

iii. M. Com.

iv. M. A. in Hindi

Work Experience with field:

1. 15 years teaching experience in the field of Teacher Education.
2. Five Ph. D scholars are under the supervision & two M. A. (Education) dissertations have been submitted under the supervision.
3. Associate Editor of Journal named ‘Himgiri Education Review’ published in 2013 & 2014 respectively.
4. A number of research papers, chapter & articles, have been published in different journals.

Area of interest:

Value Education & History of Indian Education.

Hobbies / extracurricular / other achievement:

Traveling.

Dr. Poonam Thapliyal

Associate Professor, Department of Education

Professional Qualification:

i. Ph.D. – H.N.B.G.U. – 2009

ii. M.Ed.- H.N.B.G.U. – 2001

iii. B.Ed. – H.N.B.G.U. – 2000

iv. M.Sc. Chemistry - H.N.B.G.U. – 1999

v. B.Sc. - H.N.B.G.U. – 1997

Work Experience:

Teaching Experience: More than 20 Years,
More than 12 Years Experience as Director / Principal in Colleges Running Management, Technical and Educational Courses in Higher Education
LED SP Memorial College Management as a Director to Facilitate ‘NAAC’ Inspection of the Institute.

Area of interest:

Educational Psychology, Innovation in Teaching-Learning Process, Pedagogy, Teacher Education, Educational Technology, etc.

Hobbies / extracurricular / other achievement:

Throughout First Class from Matriculation to M.Sc.,
Published Books and a Number of Research Papers in Reputed National and International Journals.

Dr. Anup Kumar Pokhriyal

Department of Education, Assistant Professor

Professional Qualification:

i. Ph.D. Education

ii. M.Ed.

Work Experience:

Experience: Six years experience particularly in Research.

Publication: Sixteen research papers and two articles have been published in National and International peer reviewed Journals.

Participation: Participated in twenty five seminar, Workshop and conferences.

Life time member of scientific research societies: Council of Teacher Education (CTE) and Global Educational Research Association (GERA).

Guidance & Supervision: There are five research scholars pursuing Ph.D. under my guidance and supervision. Two research scholars have been awarded doctorate degree.

Hobbies / extracurricular / other achievement:

Playing Football, Cricket and Badminton

Dr. Bhopal Singh Rawat

Assistant Professor

Professional Qualification:

i. Ph.D. (Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi)

ii. M.Phil. (Delhi University)

iii. M.Sc. (Physics, H. N. B. Garhwal University, Srinagar)

iv. M.Ed. (Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi)

Area of Specialization and Interests:

Science and Mathematics Education, History and Philosophy of Science, Scientific Societies, Psychology of Teaching and Learning, Educational Measurement & Evaluation, Educational Guidance & Counseling.

Work Experience:

Over 11 years teaching and research experience.

Participation and paper presentation:

Participation and paper presentation in State, National and International level workshops and seminars along with publications in journals .

Member of Professional Bodies:

Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT).

Hobbies / extracurricular / other achievement:

Astrology and discoursing social, political, economic and religious issues.

Anjana Dobhal

Assistant Professor in Department of Education

Professional Qualification:

i. Pursuing Ph. D in Education

ii. M. Sc. (Botany)

iii.M. Ed.

iv. UGC NET in Education

Work Experience:

10 years teaching experience in the field of Teacher Education. One M. Phil thesis & three M. A. (Education) dissertations have been submitted under the supervision. Associate Editor of Journal named ‘Himgiri Education Review’ published in 2013 & 2014 respectively.

Research Area/ Interest:

Guidance and Counseling, Environmental Education

Hobbies / extracurricular / other achievement:

Reading, writing, travelling.