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Shyam B. Menon

Vice Chancellor

PhD in Education, MS University, Baroda

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Education & Research

Shyam Menon has been a Professor at the Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi since 1994. He had been Dean, Faculty of Education and the Proctor of the University of Delhi. He had earlier been Director, School of Education, Indira Gandhi National Open University and a Professor at the Central Institute of Educational Technology, NCERT. He had also taught at the M.S. University of Baroda for several years.


Professor Menon studied at the University of Kerala, and at the M.S. University of Baroda. He was later at the University of Wisconsin, Madison as a Fulbright Fellow. His doctoral work was in the area of Curriculum and Cognition, and his postdoctoral research was in Higher Education. Much of his work has been in Curriculum Studies, Higher Education and Teacher Education. He edited the journal, Perspectives in Education, for many years. He is at present on the international advisory board of Comparative Education, Teaching Education and Asia Pacific Journal of Education. He is currently on the Task Force on Access and Equity in Higher Education constituted by the International Association of Universities.


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Professor Menon is with the Ambedkar University, Delhi since August 2008 as its first Vice Chancellor.

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