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Faculty Name VINIT KUMAR
Father Name
Designation Assistant Professor
Department Name DR. S. R. RANGNATHAN INSTITUTE OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Total Experience (Years) 6
Research Experience (Years) 9
Date Of Joining 26/11/2011
Brief Information Dr. Vinit Kumar is an Assistant Professor at BU. Before that he worked as Research Fellow at the DRTC, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore. He obtained his masters degree from BHU, Varanasi. His research interests are library online services, faceted classification, open data and digital libraries. He had been resource person to workshops on building digital repositories. He is awarded with the Goethe Institute fellowship to visit the library Wissenschaftskollege zu Berlin, Germany.
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Number Of Research Paper 11
Number Of Research Student 3

Consulting Service :

  1. Website for DRTC, ISI Bangalore. (Voluntary Work)
    URL: http://drtc.isibang.ac.in

Specialization :

  1. Digital Libraries
  2. Semantic Web
  3. Metadata and Resource Discovery
  4. Research Methodology
  5. Statistical Techniques for Library and Information Science

Qualification :

S.No Qualification University Year
1 Ph.D. University of Calcutta, Kolkata(work done at DRTC, Bangalore) 2014
2 M.L.I.Sc. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 2007
3 B.Sc. University of Allahabad, Allahabad 2005
4 UGC-NET with JRF University Grants Commission, New Delhi 2007
5 JRF Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata 2007

Experience :

S.No Institute Univercity From Date To Date
1 DRTC, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Senior Research Fellow 03/09/2009 26/11/2010
2 DRTC, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Junior Research Fellow 03/09/2007 02/09/2009

Technical Area:

  1. Metadata Practice
  2. Digital Library: Installation, customisation and functionality
  3. Research Methodology: Quantitative techniques
  4. Knowledge Organisation
  5. Web Scale Discovery Services

Recent Book:

  1. For an updated list of publications please download the Resume.

Award Name :

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