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KIRAN PAWAR, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR & SPOC NPTEL

General

Institution
MGM'S INSTITUTE OF BIOSCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY, AURANGABAD, MS, INDIA.
Contact
kiranpawar510@gmail.com

Languages

Native/near native level proficiency
English Hindi Marathi

Areas of expertise

Open Education - General
Oversight of open education at an institution
Awareness raising and outreach
Open Access
Implementation of open access practices
MOOC
Overall project management for MOOC development
Using MOOCs in formal education programs
Expertise in a particular discipline
My research interests are in the areas of agriculture, environment and education from the point of view of its potential for social justice and sustainability of nature. I am actively involved in the use of technology in the education (e-learning). I currently work with NPTEL as SPOC an initiative by IIT and IISC. I am also an active contributor to curriculum development, research and teaching in the areas of plant biotechnology and plant breeding.
Geographic regions of professional expertise
Asia/Pacific

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