By-Prof. (Dr.) Shashikala Gurpur, Director- SLS Pune, Dean- Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International (DU), Cairperson IP Cell, SIU
The session started with Introduction to Research and Formulating Good Hypothesis.
Session – 2
By: Prof. (Dr.) Anil Sutar, Professor, TISS Mumbai Associate Dean- School of Research Methodology
The session started with an Introduction to Scientific Inquiry in Social Science Research. In the session, the speaker:
Focused on Science- Its Different Connotions:
Session no. 3
Prof. (Dr.) Sairam Bhat spoke on conceptualizing the Research Design.
Session no. 4
Prof. (Dr.) Amalendu Jyotishi on Formulating a Research Objectives and Research Questions
Session no. 5
Dr. Tithi Bhatnagar spoke on Introduction to research methods.
She discussion about three methods with the help of different anecdotes.
Session no. 6
Prof. (Dr.) Kakoli Sen on Data for Research: Qualitative Research
Prof. Dr. Tanuja Kaushik, enlightened us on important aspects of descriptive statistics, categorical data by charts, measures of central tendency, co relation and regression equation, inferential statistics and providing the participants with,a practical experience of the same
Prof. Dr. Ramesh Gaur, enlightened us on important aspects of UGC regulations and guidelines, importance of UGC Care list of journals, concept of minor and major plagiarism, research ethics, research misconduct, fabrication of research, quotations and its importance, concept of citation and referencing providing the participants with an in-depth insight of the same.
Mr. Vishal Gupta, Customer Consultant South Asia, Elsevier; delivered the first session on How to find the Right Scopus Journal for Publication. Sir touched upon all the nuances of research, publication and effective tools to be used for the same. He enlightened us on research metrics used in SCOPUS, impact factor, changing scenario of research, how to choose the right journal and articles with all the essential components. He exhibited practically as to the know-how of researching the logistics of SCOPUS website and how to use it effectively along with the 7 Key Questions to evaluate the journals that have been identified.
The last session was delivered by Dr. Jaspreet Kaur, Associate Professor, Pearl Academy, Delhi on the topic, Academic Writing for Publication in Indexed Journals with High Impact Factor. Mam took us through the intricacies of finding the right journal for publication, how to prepare yourself for effective research with the pros and cons of publishing and research, its effective tools. She also spoke at length about peer review and desk rejection along with what to expect while writing a research paper and subsequently going for its publication through various personal experiences and anecdotes.
About the FDP on Research and Publication:
Unitedworld School of Law organised Five Day Faculty Development Program (FDP) on “Research and Publication” from 17th to 21st January, 2022 in hybrid mode. The FDP aimed to engage faculty and research scholars from law and social sciences in various issues concerning meaningful research and publication. The FDP on Research and Publication addressed anxieties created by need of quality publications through prominent scholars from law and social science such as – Prof. (Dr.) Shashikala Gurpur, Director- SLS, Pune,Dean-Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International (Deemed University)Chairperson IP Cell, SIU, Prof. (Dr.) Anil Sutar, Professor, TISS Mumbai, Associate Dean – School of Research Methodology, Prof. Dr. Sairam Bhat, Professor, National Law School of India University., Prof. (Dr.) Amalendu Jyotishi, Professor, School of Development, Azim Premji University, Dr. Tithi Bhatnagar, Associate Professor, Deputy Director, Centre for Leadership and Change (CLC), O. P. Jindal Global University, Haryana, Prof. Dr. Kakoli Sen, Pro Vice Chancellor, IILM University, Gurgaon., Prof. (Dr.) Tanuja Kaushik, Director, Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship GD Goenka University, Gurgaon, Prof. (Dr.) Ramesh C Gaur, Dean, Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts. Ministry of Culture Government of India., Mr. Vishal Gupta, Customer Consultant South Asia, Elsevier, Dr. Jaspreet Kaur, Associate Professor, Pearl Academy, Delhi. The FDP was participated by more than 150 research scholars, faculty members and professionals from across India. The sessions induced critical thinking and reflective action around them. Practical solutions to the difficulties which researchers face in leading a life of mind in these neoliberal times were well discussed by experts. Participants of the FDP also learnt how to translate interdisciplinary research talks into concrete, result oriented intellectual ferment. FDP focused on scientific inquiry in social science research, different approaches to literature review, conceptualizing research design, formulating research objectives, hypothesis and research questions. A special session on research integrity, ethics and anti plagiarism rules, and a session disseminating how to structure a paper to navigate through the web of indexed Journals were conducted.
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