IIT Gandhinagar: 10 Years of ExcellenceNews
Fourth 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. Pratim Biswas
Chairman of the Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering
St. Louis, USA
Prof. Nitesh Chawla
Frank Freimann Collegiate Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Notre Dame
Prof. Dheeraj Sanghi
Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor
Department of Computer Science, IIT Kanpur.
Prof Shyam Sunder
Professor of Accounting, Economics, and Finance
Yale School of Management, Yale University