Dr. M. Gopi Assistant Professor & HOD

Chennai

044-2245 1746, 044-2244 4621

biologyshift1.hod@gurunanakcollege.edu.in

Specialization

Experienced and motivational botany professor studied in an array of Sciences like Morphology, Taxonomy, Anatomy, Physiology, Ecology Genetics, and Insect Plant Interaction etc. We also performed administrative duties on departmental committees that designed course development, college guidelines and performed faculty and student evaluation.  
An exceptional academic individual with awards [In recognition of performance in the Ph. D. Degree Examination Madras University was awarded PROF. R. KALYANASUNDARAM MEMORIAL Prize during the 152nd Annual Convocation of Madras University held on January 19, 2010.] and recognitions associated in Plant Science, committed to develop excellence in every student community. Great ability to motivate and drive students to succeed in everything that they do, Coordinates with other professors to come up with programs to give more information about the course. 
A student oriented and having expertise in handling student queries possesses 10 years experience as an Assistant Professor.
Proficient in developing skills in students and provide them a growing path. Extensive experience in organizing Tree Census program (Tamil Nadu Forest Department, Urban Forestry Division, Chennai – 6, awarded and highly appreciated certificate for Valuable and Meritorious service rendered to the “Tree Census” Program on 04.07.2013). Excellent knowledge of subject and also have great practical knowledge. Outstanding track record in assuring student success.

Expertise & Skills

Ten years as a dedicated teacher of Plant Biology to large and diverse student groups. Proven ability to develop and implement innovative, student- centred teaching strategies and lesson plans. Successful introduction of motivational incentives to significantly improve student achievement. Solid commitment to student development and the provision of an encouraging learning environment that supports individual needs. Experienced of teaching basic and advanced concepts of Plant Biology to students communities.

  • Skilled in demonstrating live examples and holding lab experiments.
  • Excellent knowledge of research and best practices in Plant Biology.
  • Experienced in integrating latest technology into teaching.
  • Ability to assess students' strength and weaknesses and assist them.
  • Patient, understanding, and caring attitude for students.
  • Ability to coordinate with faculty and assist in enhancing college’s curriculum.
  • Willingness to go beyond what is expected to ensure that each student grasps the materials given and concepts taught.
  • Proficient in using all the common computer aided tools.

 

Work Experience

10 years

Education

M.Sc., M.Phil.,Ph.D.