Chandigarh, June 11, 2019: Dr.Seema Kapoor, Professor at the Dr.SSB University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Panjab University has been selected for Distinguished Faculty in Engineering award in the 5th Faculty Awards - VIFA 2019 based on the Expert Committee report and Apex Committee recommendations. This award recognizes the extraordinary teachers who have demonstrated excellence in engaging their students in 'Inspiring - Innovative - Path breaking' ways to ignite their potential. The theme of the award is “Celebrating Teaching as the Noblest Profession in the World”. The award will be presented at 5th Contemporary Academic Meet-CAM 2019 being convened by the Centre for Advanced Research and Design (CARD) of Venus International Foundation (VIF) at Chennai on 6th July, 2019. CAM helps in connecting, People to People, People to Ideas, People with Markets and People with Opportunity. It focuses on the future shape of higher education, technological change and expectations of the next generation of students.
Various parameters considered for the award are: Patents granted/filed, PhD students supervision, Project Grants, International and National Conference/Workshop/Seminar/FDP Conducted/Participated, Articles in Journals, Papers Presented at Conferences (International
and National), Invited Talks and Special Lectures delivered, Awards/Honours/Scholarships received, community services, etc.
Prof. Kapoor is thankful to ENACTUS India, an international non-profit organization committed in using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve the quality of life and standard of living for underprivileged community, for giving her an opportunity to serve the socially and
economically deprived people by undertaking various Social-Entrepreneurship projects under Enactus SSBUICET team.