Dr. Usha Mujjo Munshi
Director, School of LIS
Dr. Usha Mujoo Munshi, a Fulbright Scholar is currently with India International Centre (IIC). Prior to joining IIC, she has served at many prestigious organizations like IIPA, INSDOC (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research), New Delhi, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. She has over 100 research and conference publications and a few books to her credit, besides a number of other publications.
Her publication christened “Multimedia Information Extraction and Digital Heritage Preservation” brought out by World Scientific is a detailed & distinctive anthology on various facets of the research issues in the area contributed by the world experts. Her publication on “Knowledge Management for Sustainable Development” brought out by Scientific International has been released in October 2013 by the Vice President of India. Her publication on “Indian Higher Education – Research Landscape in the Global Context” by CBS Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd has been released in 2016. Her latest book on “Data Science Landscape: Towards Research Standards and Protocols”, published by world leading Publisher, Springer under their book series ‘Studies in Big Data’ has been released in April, 2018.