Conference on Ethics in Higher Education

Organised by

Department of Political Science,

Madras Christian College

 in association with

Globethics.net and Journal of Dharma.

On

November 30 and December 1, 2018.

Venue

Madras Christian College, Tambaram, Chennai – 600 059

 

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Programme 

 

 

 
Time Particulars Speaker
Friday, November 30, 2018
9.00 Registration

Inaugural Session (9.30 to 10.30)

Venue: Anderson Hall

9.30 Prayer Mr. C Sundaraj
Bursar
Madras Christian College
9.35 Welcome Address Dr. K Palani
Head
Department of Political Science
9.45 Principal's Remarks Dr. R. W Alexander Jesudasan
Principal
Madras Christian College
9.55 Keynote Address Dr Anil Pinto
Registrar
Christ University, Bangalore
10.20 Felicitation   Ms. Nadia Balgobin
Senior Associate
Globethics.net, Geneva
10.25 Vote of Thanks Association of Political Science
Tea Break (10.30 - 11.00)

Session - I (11.00 - 12.30)

Research and Pedagogical Ethics in Higher Education

11.00 Chairperson's Remarks  Dr. Gabriel
Former Head, Department of Philosophy
11.10 Speaker I  W. Lawrence S. Prabhakar
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
11.40 Speaker II  Dr. Bernard D' Sami
Coordinator
Loyola Institute of Social Science Training and Research
12.10 Discussion
Lunch (12.30 - 1.30)

Session - II (01.30 - 03.00)

‘Ethics in Higher Education as a Catalyst for Societal Progress’

1.30 Chairperson's Remarks  P. K. Abdul Rahiman
Head, Department of JBAS Center for Islamic Studies
1.40 Speaker I Fr. Jose Nandhikkara
Director
Globethics.net - India
2.10 Speaker II  Ms. Nadia Balgobin
Senior Associate
Globethics.net, Geneva
2.40 Discussion
Tea (3.00 - 3.30)

Session - III (03.30 - 05.00)

Ethical Dilemmas of Privatization of Education 

3.30 Chairperson's Remarks  Dr. A. Subramanian
Former Head
Department of Political Science
3.40 Speaker I  Dr. Ramu Manivannan
Head, Department of Politics and Public Administration
University of Madras
4.10 Speaker II (Topic to be confirmed) Prof A Karunandam
4.40 Discussion
Saturday, December 01, 2018

Session IV (9.30 to 11.00)

Governance Ethics in Higher Education

9.30 Chairperson's Remarks  Rev. Fr. A. M. Jayapathy Francis SJ
Rector,
Loyola College
9.40 Speaker I  Dr. R. W Alexander Jesudasan
Principal
Madras Christian College
10.10 Speaker II  Fr.P.Christie,SJ
Director
Loyola Institute of Business Administration
10.40 Discussion
Tea Break (11.00 - 11.30)

Session V (11.30 to 01.00)

Teaching Ethics in Higher Education Institutions

11.30 Chairperson's Remarks  Dr. Nirmal Selvamony
Department of English Studies
Madras Christian College
11.40 Speaker I (Topic to be confirmed) Dr. Satya Sundar Sethy
Associate Professor
Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras
12.10 Speaker II (Topic to be confirmed) Prof G M James,
Former Head, Department of English
Loyola College
12.30 Discussion

Valedictory Session (01.00 to 02.00)

01.00 Welcome Address Dr. Bernard D' Sami
Coordinator
Loyola Institute of Social Science Training and Research
01.10 Valedictory Address Dr. Tamma Suryanaryana Sastry
Vice-Chancellor
Dr. Ambedkar Law University
01.50 Sum-up and Vote of Thanks Mr. Kirubakar
Chairperson
Association of Political Science

 

 

 

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Tambaram, Chennai -600 059,

Tamil Nadu, India

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