Day – One of One Week Faculty Development Program on Research Methodology
Research not only generates useful insights but also acts as a stimulant for academic growth. Resource person for the Day – One was Prof. Sushanta Kumar Mishra, IIM- Indore for One Week FDP on Research Methodology organised by Faculty of Business Management,Marwadi University. He has received IFCI Award at IIM Ahmedabad for the best thesis proposal. He is also an editor at Indore Management Journal. Prof. Sushanta Kumar Mishra, an eminent academician in the field of Research introduced the concept of research to the academicians with a purpose of building a strong foundation within aspiring researchers. He commenced the session with foundation of Empirical Research where in he emphasised on several aspects which mainly included Conceputual Variables, Operational Variables, Literature Review, Hypotheisis, Validity, Reliability, Measurement Scale and Sampling Techniques. He further discussed key points which a researcher should consider while preparing a manuscript. He also gave a detailed explanation on the process for Research which begins from Epistemology -> Theoretical perspective -> Methodology -> Methods. At the end of the day participants felt richer and well equipped.