Prof. (Dr.) Reva P RainaProfessor & Dean
Prof. (Dr.) Reva Parimoo Raina is the Dean School of Education, GD Goenka University, Gurgaon. Prof.Raina has been associated with various renowned educational organizations as teacher educator for the last 30 years and has worked at senior positions.
Prior to this, Prof. Raina was working as Prof. & Dean, JIMS School of Education, Greater Noida affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi. Prof.Raina has also served at School of Education, Lingaya’s University as Professor & Head and Amity Institute of Education, AIBAS, Noida as Head of the Institute of which she was the founder member. The Institute started with two programmes initially but three new teacher education programmes got approval from the NCTE during her tenure.
She has obtained her Master’s Degree in Science (M.Sc Chemistry), Master’s Degree in Education (M.Ed) and Ph.D in Education followed by Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education and Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management.
She has researched in the area of Educational Psychology, Teacher Education and Higher Education. As supervisor, she is guiding her Ph.D scholars who are doing research in the areas of Inclusive Education, Skill Education, Women Education and ICT in Education. She is currently associated with a project which is funded by the European Union. Dr.Raina has published articles in various national and international journals of repute. She has participated in many national and international conferences and seminars and is member of various reputed Teacher Education Associations in India.
In addition to this, she successfully established IGNOU Study Centre at Lingaya’s University, Faridabad and worked as its Coordinator. As Assistant Coordinator, she played a significant role in establishing IGNOU Study Center at Amity Institute of Education, Saket.
She was the Editor-in-Chief of the bi-annual Newsletter and Annual Magazine of Amity Institute of Education during her tenure at the Institute.
She has been on the panel of experts with the NCTE and on the panel of evaluators of various Universities like, GGSIP University Delhi, CCS University, Meerut, IGNOU, MD University Rohtak, Jamia Milia Islamia Central University, New Delhi, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Galgotias University, Greater Noida and Lingaya’s University, Faridabad.
Dr.Raina is an active member of the Academic Advisory Committee (AAC) of NIOS, SWAYAM, MHRD which approves the online courses for teacher educators and secondary school students.