Dr. Shyam Lal Soni
National Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand
Phone: +91-9829128150; 9549654492 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Experience of 37+years in teaching, research and administration.
Director NIT UK since 07-11-2017.
Dean (R & C) MNIT Jaipur : Framing rules for industrial research and consultancy. Facilitating the project investigators in procuring equipments necessary for their projects. Providing guidance for project submission to the funding agencies. Brand building of the Institute. Handling research and consultancy projects worth ₹58.18 crores and projects ₹25.94 crores in pipe line.
Faculty Coordinator Training and Placement of the MNIT Jaipur : Highest placement with highest pay packages record. Framing the policies for Training/Internship and placements of the students within and outside India, coordinating and organizing practical training of students inviting various reputed Organizations to the Campus for internship and recruitment of the students and for collaborative projects/research. Arranging various soft skill development workshops, career counseling sessions/programmes, lectures and maintaining the database of the students.
Served as Head of the Largest Department : Mechanical Engineering Department, MNIT Jaipur for 3.5 years. It involved strategic planning, financial management of the department, good coordination among the faculty members, technical and non-procurement of equipment, conduction of experiments etc.
Served as Registrar of MNIT Jaipur : Conducted BWC, FC and Bog meetings, faster/ accelerated completion of the official/administrative works related with all the sections of the employees of the institute. All the duties assigned to the registrar of the NIT
Served as Chief Vigilance Officer of MNIT Jaipur : Ensuring integrity in the institution working. Sending monthly reports of the major works to the CVC. Coordinating with investing agencies for any type of investigations.
Served as Chairperson Golden Jubilee Year Celebrations of MNIT Jaipur : Organized 700 activities during the year. Prepared a unique calendar for the events. Hon'ble president of India, Minister of HRM (GOI), Minister of Renewable Energy (GOI), Governor of Rajasthan, and chief Minister of Rajasthan were some of the dignitaries to visit the institute during the yearlong celebrations.
Member of Academic Council and Board of Studies of several universities
Publications : 82 papers in international journals and conferences & 28 national journals and conferences
Supervised 17 Ph.D. scholars (7 awarded, 4 submitted and 6 in progress)
Projects & consultancy work of nearly ₹ 50 lakhs.
Organized several Seminar/FDP/STP/Workshops.
Have been trained for multi-disciplinary management by going through "Integrated Multi-disciplinary Management Training", by SETYM International Inc. held in Montreal, Canada.
Ph.D. (Alternate fuels in IC engines) from IIT Delhi in 1997
M.Tech. (Thermal Engineering) from IIT Delhi with CGPA of 9.59 in 1990
B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) from MREC (now MNIT)Jaipur with 'Honours' (71.15%) in 1979
Higher Secondary (Science) from Rajasthan Board with 82.00% PCM-1974
Secondary (Arts) from Rajasthan Board with 63.07% -1973