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- - Joined February 25, 2021
Main Expertise
Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
Other expertise
Education and Training
Highest Educational Qualification
Doctorate or higher
Biographical Info
Dr. Rajasekaran V is an Assistant Professor Senior in the Division of Social Sciences and Languages works for VIT University Chennai Campus, Tamilnadu, India. He is the recipient of IATEFL Scholarship to attend 52nd IATEFL International Conference at Brighton, UK during April 2018 and recipient of Betty Azar Travel grant to attend TESOL International Convention and Expo at Atlanda, Georgia, USA during March 2019. He has visited many countries including England, Scotland, France, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Singapore, Malaysia, Oman and Srilanka. He has delivered keynote addresses in International conferences held in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. He holds an MA (English), an M.Sc (Psychology), an M.Phil (ELT) and PhD in Linguistics. He is the seasoned teacher, researcher and administrator with a decade and a half years of experience. He is the Cambridge University BEC Speaking Examiner. Currently, he teaches English as a second language, Business English, Legal English, Technical English and English for Special Purposes. He has already produced two PhD candidates. Currently five full time and one-part time candidates are pursuing their Ph D under his guidance at VIT University Chennai campus. He has served in almost all capacities in academic and administrative cadres particularly as HoD, BoS Member, International Journals -Editorial Board member, Ph.D. examiner and Assistant Director. His research acumen can be understood with his impressive track record of 5 edited books, 8 book chapters, 50 papers in reputed international journals including 18 Scopus indexed. He has participated at 26 International Conferences, 8 National Conferences, 10 seminars and 19 workshops. He is the most sought resource person and he has delivered around 100 invited talks. His association with various national and international professional bodies like International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL) UK, International Association of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) USA, English Language Teachers Association of India (ELTAI), Systemic Functional Linguistics Association (SFLA), Hyderabad, Life Member of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE) New Delhi, Indian Society of Training and Development (ISTD) India, Indian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies (IACLALS) India prove his wide connection in his field across globe. He strongly believes that Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is his USP.