By Jagpreet Sandhu ,Chandigarh , January 11 : A.C. Joshi Library’s Assistant Librarian, Neeraj Kumar Singh of Panjab University has been selected for the Commonwealth Professional Fellowship at University of East London, London.
The awarding body of this fellowship is the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK. The Fellowship will be administered jointly by the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) in London and the British Council in Manchester. The duration of the fellowship is for three months starting from January 16, 2012 to April 15, 2012.
Mr. Singh obtained his M. Sc (Chemistry) from R.D. University, Jabalpur and Master of Library and Information Science from Delhi University. He has designed and developed the Chemistry portal for which he was decorated with the prestigious Best service award 2009 presented by Prof. R.C. Sobti, Vice-Chancellor, Panjab University and again in the year 2011, a portal on Handling of Hazardous Materials for which Hon’ble Vice- Chancellor presented him an Award on the occasion of Republic Day ceremony, 26 January 2011.