Dr. Arun K. Gupta, M.A (English), M.Ed. (Gold Medalist), Ph.D. is the Chairperson of Board of Directors of Model Institute of Education and Research (MIER), the parent body which has promoted the establishment of Model Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET). He is deeply wedded to the cause of quality education for the last 35 years as Educator and Researcher (including 25 years as Director MIER). He was twice selected for the “National Award” by the National Council of Educational Research and Training, Delhi. He is also the North India and J&K State Chancellor for the International Association of Educators for World Peace (IAEWP). Acclaimed as a leading Authority in the discipline of education, Dr. Gupta has directed prestigious research projects sponsored by reputable agencies. He is a member of several prestigious academic and professional bodies. Noteworthy among these are, the American Educational Research Association, Society for Research into Higher Education London, Psychometric Society USA, International Council for Distance Education Norway, Indian Association of Teacher Educators, and Indian Association for Educational Research. He has published more than 150 research papers in reputed professional journals in India and other countries. Widely traveled, Dr. Gupta is also the author of several books. He is also the Fellow of United Writers Association of India.
Dr. Renu Gupta M.A Psychology, M.Ed., Diploma in Distance Education, Ph.D., is the Director, Model Institute of Education and Research and Principal MIER College of Education, Jammu. She has over 30 years of teaching, research and administrative experience across diverse domains. She is a member of several prestigious academic and professional bodies and social organizations such as International Council for Educators for World Peace, USA, Women International Network, International Community Education Association and Indian Association of Teacher Educators. She has attended various conferences, workshops at various national & international levels. She has a wide range of research experience and has published many research articles in reputed professional journals in India and other countries. She is also a renowned women activist and helped establish the Center for Women's Studies under financial assistance of the UGC. She is a highly experienced assessor of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and been a part of NAAC assessment team for prominent institutions across India.
Dr. C.l. Kundu, M.A (Psychology), M.Ed., Ph.D. (T.D.P North Western U.S.A) is the Vice Chancellor, Deemed to be University, Bhav Nagar, Gujrat. Dr. Kundu has been closely associated in different capacities with several Universities doing active work in the field of education. He has been the Professor of Education, Kurukshetra University and also the Professor & Head of the same University. He has also been the Vice-Chancellor, Himachal Pradesh University and remained as Advisor Rehabilitation Council of India for a number of years. Dr. Kundu is a member of several prestigious national and International bodies and is a prolific writer and a Research Scholar. Widely traveled, Dr. Kundu has presented many research papers and is a well-known author of dozens of books on Educations.
Dr. Bhim Singh Dahiya, M.A (English), Ph.D. (University of Cincinnati, USA) is a renowned educationist and former Vice Chancellor, Kurukshetra University (1993-96), He has enjoyed various high positions during his professional career. He has been the Pro-Vice Chancellor, Kurukshetra University (1992-93), Registrar, M.D University, Rohtak (1977-79) and a member, Governing body, United States and Educational Foundation in India (1996-98). He has also been the Professor of English, Kurukshetra University and M.D University, Rohtak. Dr. Dahiya has been awarded various fellowships by national and international bodies and is recipient of numerous awards. He is a member of several prestigious national and International bodies and is a prolific writer and Research scholar. Widely traveled, Dr. Dahiya has presented many research papers and is a well-known author of books on Education and English.
Dr. Y.R. Malhotra M.Sc., Ph.D. & Fulbright-Hays Fellow (University of Minnesota, U.S.A) is a renowned educationist and former Vice Chancellor, University of Jammu (1992-97). Prof. Malhotra has been closely associated in different capacities with several Universities. He has been the Professor (1976-1992) in the Department of Zoology, University of Jammu. He is also a member of several educational committees. He has been the member of University Council, University Syndicate and Academic Council of the University of Jammu. He has also been the Member J&K Legislative Council (MLC) nominated as Educationist / Scientist. Prof. Malhotra is also a member of various academic and professional bodies. Noteworthy among these are the National Academy of Sciences of India, Academy of Zoology, Indian Society of Environment, Society of Ichthryology and Hydrobiology and the President Society of Progressive Zoologists. He has also received numerous awards at national and international levels. He has outstanding contribution for about 45 years in the research and has published more than 200 research papers in reputed professional journals.
Prof. Janak Raj Rathore M.A Mathematics, D.P.A is an eminent personality in the field of education. He has occupied various high positions and is a renowned educator. He has been the Professor of Mathematics in J&K Govt. Education Deptt. for 22 years, Secretary J&K Board of School Education for two years, Director School Education J&K Govt. for one year and Chairman J&K Board of School Education for six years. He has also worked as Registrar, University of Jammu and Director Colleges Development, University of Jammu for four years. Prof. Rathore has been awarded various fellowships by national and international bodies. Among these are Fullbright Fellowship by Council of International Exchange of Scholars by USA; British Council for study of Higher education system in U.K; UNFPA as Director Population Project J&K Prof. Rathore was also appointed as a member of the committee constituted by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Deptt. of Education and was elected as President of Council of Boards of School Education India in 1993.
Dr Adit Gupta (M.A, Psychology, M.Ed., Ph.d.) is currently the Joint Director of the MIER Group of Institutions and a Professor at the MIER College of Education. He has also served as Principal of Model Academy, a prestigious 79 year old Higher Secondary school in Jammu (J&K State), India for close to 10 years. He has over 20 years of teaching and administrative experience at the school and at the college level and his area of specialization is Educational Technology (CAI and ICT in Education), Educational Psychology, Educational Measurement and Evaluation, Teacher Education & School Education. He received his PhD in Learning Environments from the prestigious Curtin University at Perth, Australia and is a recipient of the Endeavour Award of the Australian Government which involves financial assistance to outstanding researchers. He is a graduate of the St. Stephens College, Delhi University and has many research papers and projects to his credit. Dr. Gupta is also an empanelled assessor of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Maj.Gen S.K.Sharma, AVSM (Retd) is the Director Academics of Model Institute of Engineering and Technology since Apr 2008. Son of the soil, he served Indian Army for 36 years, leading the troops from the front by setting personal example. On academic side he got three post graduate degrees, two in engineering and one in management from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Osmania University and MCEME, Secunderabad. He pursued his super-specialization in communication engineering in U.S.A and Hungary. He had been the Director of Army Engineering College at Vadodara and Chief Registrar of Defense Services Staff College, Wellington (TN). Widely traveled, he has been associated with the engineering companies in USA, Europe and countries of Middle East Asia and visited educational institutions like MIT U.S.A, Harvard University USA and Rutger University, New Jersy, USA. A Fellow of IETE, he had been the patron/chairperson/ member of a large number of national professional bodies. For his distinguished services, he was commended by the Governor of Gujarat and is recipient of Ati Vishisht Seva Medal from the President of India.
Dr. Ankur Gupta is the Director at the Model Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jammu, India, besides being a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Prior to joining the academia, he worked as a Technical Team Lead at Hewlett Packard, developing software in the network management and e-Commerce domains. He has two patents pending at the US Patents and Trademarks Office and twelve patents at Indian Patent office . He obtained his B.E Computer Science and MS Software Systems degrees from BITS, Pilani and his PhD from the National Institute of Technology, India. His main areas of interest include peer-to-peer networks, network management, software engineering and cloud computing. He has published over 45 peer-reviewed papers in reputed international journals and conferences and is a recipient of the AICTE's Career Award for Young Teachers, awarded to promising researchers under the age of 35 on a nationally competitive basis. He is the Managing Editor for IJNGC. He is a senior member of the ACM, senior member IEEE and a life-member of the Computer Society of India. He has received grants over Rs. 1 crore from various funding agencies.