Shri Manoj Kumar K,
INFLIBNET Centre (An IUC of University Grant Commission (UGC), Min. of HRD, Govt of India)
Manoj Kumar K is working as Senior Scientist in INFLIBNET Centre, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, an IUC of University Grant Commission (UGC), Min. of HRD, Govt of India since 2004. He is heading the award winning project Shodhganga of INFLIBNET which received e-INDIA jury choice award from Mrs. Smriti Irani, former MHRD Minister, coveted NTLTD Leadership Award from Washington DC, USA in 2017 and EduShine Excellence Award 2019 from Shri Suresh Prabhu, Hon'ble Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation.
France. He has Visited 5 countries for official purpose US, France, Belgium, Bhutan and Mauritius.
He was also holding the charge of Acting Director from June 01, 2006 to 30th Aug 2007. He has delivered experts lectures in 100+ Universities, 4 IITs, 4 IIMs, NIFT, New Delhi visited all 29 States in India and edited 4 Books and published 30 papers in national and International journals. He was also the Conference Convener in 5 International Conferences and 15 National Workshops.
He has more than 27 years of wide experience in Information and Technology which includes more than 5 years service in Indian Institute of Management,
Kozhikode (IIMK), One and half year experience each in Coal India Ltd, Ranchi, Bihar as System Officer and Asst. Engineer in CEDTI, Calicut.
He was Guest faculty in Gujarat University for MTech (Networking Tech) and Dissertation, Faculty for MSc (IT) for 6 years in Roll Wala Computer Centre, Gujarat University, Expert Committee member in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Pondicherry University, Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Gujarat University, Gujarat Vidyapith, DAIICT. He is MCA from Kerala University with Distinction, Pursuing PhD in Semantic web in Gujarat University.
He is the Network Administrator and Chairman of Purchase Committee and President of Credit Society in INFIBNET Centre and Nodal officer of National Knowledge Network and Working group on Libraries member of National Knowledge Commission under Dr Sam Pitroda. He has served as Right To Information Officer, PIO, of the Centre for 3 years and also holding Purchase Committee Chairman, President of Corporative Society, INFLIBNET Centre, Estate- Incharge in INFLIBNET Centre.