Ramesh Sharma

Ramesh C. Sharma

Ramesh C. Sharma, PhD, is working as Director of the Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), New Delhi . He was working as Regional Director of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India. From July 2009 till June 2011, he was the Director of the Institute of Distance and Continuing Education (IDCE), at University of Guyana, Guyana, South America. He is the Co-Editor of 'Asian Journal of Distance Education' ISSN 1347-9008(www.ASIANJDE.org).  He has been a member of Advisory Group on Human Resources Development for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). He has also worked with UNDP for its  Enhanced Public Trust, Security and Inclusion (EPTSI) project, Volunteer Service Overseas (VSO) and United Nations Volunteer (UNV) to develop suitable educational opportunities for communities and youth. He provides expertise to the teachers to develop OERs and online programmes using LMS and Web 2.0 applications. He has documented his experiences in co-edited books entitled "Interactive Multimedia in Education and Training" and “Cases on Global E-Learning Practices: Successes and Pitfalls” (both from IGI-Global, USA) for the benefit of others who wish to use technology and media in teaching and learning. He is an Advisory Board Member and author for the "Encyclopedia of Distance Learning" (IGI Global, USA).

Contact details:

R. C. Sharma, PhD

Defence Unit,

Room #1, Block 6A,

Indira Gandhi National Open University

Maidan Garhi, New Delhi - 110 068 (India)

http://ignou.academia.edu/RameshSharma

Email: [email protected]