Dr. Pooja Chopra

Assistant Professor
Zoology, Science Education

Professional Biography

Pooja Chopra’s expertise is in the area of Science Education She has teaching experience of nearly 10 years in M.D.U affiliated colleges. She joined G D Goenka University in 2017, Pooja Chopra served in academic position as Assistant Professor teaching B.Ed. and M.Ed. students.

Pooja Chopra holds a Ph.D.  ​from Jamia Millia Islamia University .B.Ed. from Central Institute of Education; M.Sc. (Zoology)​ from​ ​the ​University of Delhi; and ​ B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology from the University of Delhi, Delhi. She has qualified NET in Education and was awarded UGC Junior Research Fellowship and Senior Research Fellowship.

Publications (from 2015)

Scholarly Journals
‘Teaching science through STS approach: Paradigm shift in science education’, Ideal Journal of Education, pp 132-136. (Ahmad, J. and Chopra, P. 2015).
‘Using ICT to improve scientific literacy of science pupil teachers: Implications for teacher education programme’, Awadh International Journal of Information Technology and Education, 4(1). pp. 83-88. (Ahmad, J. & Chopra, P., 2015).

‘Investigating scientific literacy of pre-service science teacher- educators’, Jamia Journal of Education, 2(1) pp. 144-152. (Ahmad, J. & Chopra, P. 2015).
‘A study exploring pre-service Science teacher educator’s belief about STS approach of teaching Science’, Indian Journal of Social Concerns, 6(14), pp.481-490. (Ahmad, J. and Chopra, P., 2015).

‘STS Approach of Teaching Science: A Reform in Science Education’, Advanced International Research Journal of Teacher Education, 3(1), pp. 56-58. (Chopra, P., 2015).

Scholarly Conference Proceedings
‘ICT and nature of science: New possibilities in pre-service science teacher education’, Learning Technologies in Education, Faculty of Education, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, (Chopra. P., 24-25 February 2015). pp.191-197.

Research Monographs, Books and Book Chapters
‘ICT in Evaluation and Assessment of Learning.’ in Kumar, A. (Eds), ICT in Education. A.P.H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi, (Chopra, P. & Sachdeva, U., 2018). pp 89-91.

Current Research

Pooja's current research interest is on science education.

Consultancies (from 2015)

University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain), Tuning India, (Sharma, A and Chopra P), 2020.

National Institute of Open Schooling (Noida, India). Live radio-counselling sessions for the D.El.Ed Programmes. (Chopra, P).

National Institute of Open Schooling (Noida, India). Developing Video content of MOOCs for D.El.Ed Programme (Chopra, P.).

Central Institute of Educational Technology (New Delhi, India). E-content development for e-PGPathshala (UGC). (Chopra, P.).

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