Department of Education (DE)

Dr. G. Viswanathappa

Dr G. Viswanathappa is M.Sc. in Statistics from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh in 1986; M.Ed. from Regional College of Education affiliated to the University of Mysore, Mysore in 1988, and PhD in Education from the University of Mysore, Mysore in 1992. He worked in Government of Andhra Pradesh before joining NCERT.

Dr. T.V. Somashekar

Trying to be more professional in teacher-education field, with more zeal to learn advanced knowledge incorporating modern technology and strategies to make myself more conversant and amicable to larger groups of people.

Prof. Anil Kumar K

Prof. Anil Kumar K. holds Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Education. He has also done the Diploma in Educational and Vocational Guidance (EVG) from the NCERT, New Delhi and the Diploma in Distance Education from the IGNOU, New Delhi. Dr. Anil Kumar is presently working as Professor of Education at the NCERT, and posted at the Regional Institute of Education (RIE), Mysuru. He is also the in-charge of the Academic Section at RIE, Mysuru.

Dr. M.U. Paily

• Currently working as professor of education at RIE, Mysore and prior to this he worked as Head Department of Extension Education at RIE, Bhopal.

• Graduation and post graduation from RIE, Mysore and has secured 2nd Rank from the university of Mysore for Post-Graduation.

• Ph.D in Education (Critical Thinking) from Goa University and Diploma in Higher Education from IGNOU.

• Started the career as a TGT in Kendriya Vidyalaya and on qualifying UGC-NET JRF switched over to teacher education and completed 25 years of service as Teacher Educator.