Dr. Arun K. Gupta, M.A (English), M.Ed. (Gold Medalist), Ph.D. is the Chairperson of Board of Directors of Model Institute of Education and Research (MIER). He is widely regarded as the “Father” of private educational enterprise in J&K and has championed the cause of quality education over his 40 year career. He is an acclaimed researcher with over 150 research papers and books & an authority in the field of creativity, school and higher education and psychology. He is also the author of several books & fellow of United Writers Association of India.
Dr. Renu Gupta, M.A (Psychology), M.Ed., Ph.D. is the Vice Chairperson, Model Institute of Education and Research & former Principal, MIER College of Education. She is dealing with Policy Planning, Administration, Training, Research and Teaching. She has many publications and research papers to her credit. She is a national level trainer for the empowerment of women under UGC and also Director Centre for Women Studies. She is a highly experienced assessor of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Prof. Ashok Aima is presently Vice Chancellor of the Central University of Jammu. Professor Aima has a PhD in economics. Before joining as the Vice Chancellor, professor Aima was serving the Central University of Jammu as Head, Department of Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour. He is a member of the global consultancy project on competency assessment tool to assess and develop human resource professionals.
Prof. Irshad Hamal, M.Sc. (Botony), Ph.D. is an eminent academician and former Vice Chancellor of Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri. He has 23 years of teaching and 30 years of research experience. He has published numerous research papers besides participating in several national and international seminars and conferences and has membership of various University bodies/Research organizations.
Mr. Kuldeep Khoda, M.Sc. (Physics) from IIT, Delhi is a former Director General of the J&K Police. He ably led the Police deptt. during years of tumultuous change in J&K. He has also served as the Chief Vigilance Commissioner of J&K State. He is the recipient of many International and national awards for his meritorious services including the Highest Civil Services Award from the Prime Minister and President of India.
Dr. Arvind Jasrotia is Director, Colleges Development Council besides being Professor of Law at the University of Jammu. His area of specialization include Constitutional Law, Environmental Law and Human Rights Law.He has varied number of publications in peer reviewed journals on varied topics such as Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Climate Justice, Environmental Law. He has completed several projects including ISSR, UGC-STRIDE -3 and DST sponsored IUCC Project. Prof. Jasrotia has received the scholarship to attend prestigious International University Human Rights Teaching and Research Programme (CIEDHU) organized by IIHR at Strasbourg (France). He has been a Legal Expert in a Project of Ministry of Law and Justice for the translation of Constitution of India into Dogri Language.
Dr. Savita Dixit is a Professor and Head of Department, Department of Chemistry in Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal. She has over 31 years of expertise in National Products, Environmental Chemistry, Polymer and Composite Material, Biodiesel and Alternate Fuel. She has published 110 papers in International Journals, 14 papers in National Journals and have presented 85 papers in International Conference. In addition to this she has guided 15 PhDs and 6 M.Tech Students. She has generated grants of Rs 35 Lakhs from various projects and consultancy assignments. She is member of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Association of India, Asian Polymer Association and The Society of Polymer Science and ISTE.
Prof. M Y Peerzada started his career as a lecturer in the year 1983 in the state higher education department. He Completed his M Phil and Ph.D from Kashmir University. He became Principal in the year 2009 and has worked in various capacities including Nodal Principal, Kashmir Division Colleges and Dean Academic Affairs, Cluster University Kashmir. He is currently serving as Director Colleges, State Higher Education Department . In addition to this he has served in academic bodies of Universities in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh.
Prof. Adit Gupta, is the Director, MIER and Principal MIER College of Education. He has a Ph.D. from Curtin University, Australia and a double Masters in Education and Psychology. He is also an alumnus of the ‘International Visitors Leadership Programme’ of the US Government. Dr. Gupta was also conferred the prestigious ‘Endeavour Executive Award’ of the Australian Govt.
Prof. Ankur Gupta, B.E (Hons.) Computer Science and MS Software Systems degrees from BITS, Pilani and Ph.D from the NIT Hamirpur, is the Director at MIET, Jammu. Prior to joining the academia, he worked as a Technical Team Lead at Hewlett Packard. He has filed 20 patents, published 70+ research papers and received competitive funding over Rs. 2 Crores. He is recipient of AICTE Career Award.