Dr. NN Sharma, a Phd graduate from BITS Pilani and the current Officiating Dean of ARC division bagged the 2010 Kris Ramachandran Faculty Excellence Award.
The Kris Ramachandran Faculty Excellence award is an initiative to recognize BITS faculty for excellence: in inspiring and engaging teaching that stimulates discovery and inquiry, in research and innovative projects, and in their professional achievements and commitment towards BITS. It is an annual award which will be presented to the selected faculty member towards the end of the second semester every year.
The award is founded by BITS Alumnus Kris Ramachandran (Class of ’72) and comprises of a rolling plaque, a citation, and a cash award of INR 100,000. It not only strives to recognize and reward excellent faculty but also tries to stimulate other alumni to initiate similar awards.
BITSAA extends a hearty congratulations to Dr. NN sharma for securing the award and wishes that many more alumni will come forward to support similar initiatives that foster excellent research/learning environment at their alma mater.