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jblsamyJohn Bosco Lourdusamy
Associate Professor
Room No.: HSB 338
Phone : +91 (44) 2257 4511
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Academic Background:
  • D.Phil from Oxford University - 1999
  • M.Phil from Pondicherry University - 1995
  • M.A from Pondicherry University - 1993
  • B.A from Loyola College - 1991
  • Queen Elizabeth visiting Scholar at University of Pennsylvania - 1996-97
Courses and Teaching Interests:
  • History of Science
  • Science and Religion
  • Science, Technology and Rural Development
  • Modern Science in India (IVil)
Projects:
  • Technology, Innovation and Rural Participation
  • Gandhian Knowledge Economy
Professional Membership:
  • Member, Editorial Committee, Journal of Science, Education and Technology
  • Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association
  • Life Member, Indian History Congress
  • Life Member, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
  • Life Member, Goethe Society of India
  • Life Member, The Goethals Indian Library and Research Society
Co-Curricular Responsibilities:
  • Member, Governing Council, National Centre for History of Science, Mysore
  • Member, NSS Committee, IIT Madras 2003-06
  • Member, Institutional Ethical Committee, IIT Madras
Departmental responsibilities:
  • Library Incharge 2004
  • Examinations Incharge 2005
  • Time Table Committee 2006-07
  • Faculty Advisor to the first batch of the Five Year Integrated M.A. Programme 2006-11