Dr. S. K. Mishra is currently working in the capacity of Director & Head – Higher Education & Research Analysis & Capacity Building at NABET, Quality Council of India. He bears more than 25 years of experience in multi-disciplinary areas from multinational hi-tech industry, central & private universities to autonomous bodies. He has been instrumental in design and development of higher academics and research programs, assessment, impact analysis, ranking & accreditation of high-end R&D programs of govt of India, establishment and execution of incubation centers, as well as development of novel technologies as well as prototypes under industrial & technopreneurship research projects. He is well known in nurturing research-based institutions besides, facilitating accreditation & certification, quality assurance, skill development, faculty development programs through UGC-HRDC, capacity building, long workshops, conferences & seminars, hi-tech products, collaborative programs/MoUs along with editing and publishing journals, proceedings, research papers, patents, books as an editor/author. Dr. Mishra has 7 patents to his credit and more than 100 research papers in referred international journals and conferences, two books, more than 1000 citations having H-Index 18. He is reviewer of several reputed international journals and awarded by research excellence award by ICDD, USA (International Centre for Diffraction data) for his paradigm work on X-ray powder diffraction patterns. He has been awarded as innovator for TePP program of DSIR. Dr. Mishra has guided a number of B.Tech, M. Tech and Ph.D. scholars under his supervision.
Higher Education & RACB
Research Analysis, Capacity Building (RACB) and Higher Education (HE) Division has a mandate to provide a foresight analysis and evaluation of projects in the field of academics and high-end research. The division works to explore new opportunities in the areas related to assessment of important academic projects having relevance in promoting insights to NEP 2020. The assessment may support the reliability phenomenon and process building in real time evaluation of higher education and research. The division has also the mandate to explore independent and collaborative research and capacity building activities in the frontier areas of education, science, research, industrial technology and incubation
Collaborative Research Activity between Indo-German Science & Technology Centre (IGSTC) and Quality Council of India
RACB & Higher Education Division has collaborated with IGSTC with a purpose to assess and evaluate the R&D capabilities of industries against IGSTC’s 2+2 projects. The thrust area refers to evaluation, certification and assessment of the R&D infrastructure of industries/ SMEs/start-ups.
Prospective Impact Assessment Study of the Centre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE)
Prospective Collaboration between University Grants Commission (UGC) and QCI
An alliance has been formed between University Grants Commission and RACB & Higher Education Division to perform Third-Party Impact Analysis of various UGC schemes.
Audit of Haryana State Private Universities
RACB & Higher Education Division is in process of auditing private universities in the State of Haryana.
Third Party Evaluation of Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF) Scheme
RACB & Higher Education Division is working with PPID to conduct Impact Analysis of Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship Program. The sole purpose is to evaluate the research capabilities of Research fellows associated with the scheme.