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researcher , Education educator

V. S. Sheth, Indian education educator, researcher. Member executive committee African Studies Society of India, New Delhi; member advisory committee V.P. Mandal's Center for International Studies, Mumbai; member local consultant committee Indian Council for Social Science Research, Bombay.

Background

Sheth, V. S. was born on February 1, 1947 in Ahmedabad, India. Son of Sankalchand Himatlal and Champaben Sankalchand Sheth.

Education

Bachelor in Political science, Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Arts College, Ahmedabad, 1967. Master of Arts in Political science, University Mumbai, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1980.

Career

Lecturer in political science SNDT University, Bombay, 1980—1981, Gokhale College, 1981—1982, Vasai College, 1982, Patkar College, 1983—1984. Postdoctoral research fellow Center East African Studies, University Bombay, 1981—1983, research associate, 1984—1987, lecturer, reader, professor. Lecturer political science Patkar College, Goregagon, 1983—1984.

Director Center for African Studies, University Mumbai, 1996—2001, convener, member University Grants Commission interdisciplinary advisory committee, 1996—2001. Examiner and paper setter for Master of Arts exams Bombay University, since 1986. Examiner University Grants Commission NET exams, examiner Doctor of Philosophy dissertations University Delhi and Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Works

Membership

Member executive committee African Studies Society of India, New Delhi. Member advisory committee V.P. Mandal's Center for International Studies, Mumbai. Member local consultant committee Indian Council for Social Science Research, Bombay.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cricket, football, volleyball.

Connections

Married Tillottama Vanaraj Shah, May 14, 1976. Children: Pushan V., Udit V.

father:
Sankalchand Himatlal

mother:
Champaben Sankalchand Sheth

spouse:
Tillottama Vanaraj Shah

child:
Pushan V. Sheth

child:
Udit V. Sheth