Professor of English & Director - Students Welfare
VIT University, Chennai, India
Prof Dr Rajasekaran is a Professor of English & Director - Students Welfare at VIT University Chennai Campus, Tamilnadu, India.
He is the recipient of IATEFL Scholarship to attend 52nd IATEFL International Conference at Brighton, UK during April 2018 and recipient of Betty Azar Travel grant to attend TESOL International Convention and Expo at Atlanda, Georgia, USA during March 2019.
He has visited many countries including England, Scotland, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Singapore, Malaysia, Oman and Srilanka. He has delivered keynote addresses in International conferences held in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
Keynote Addresses at International Conferences
Delivered Keynote address in International Conference on ‘ELT and Digital Tools’ Phrankhon University, Thailand on 5th & 6th October 2019 on ‘Modern Digital Tools in English Language Teaching’
Delivered Keynote address in 15th International conference on Learning, Education and Pedagogy (ICTEL) held at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore on June 14th and 15th 2017 on ‘Strategies to become an Ideal Teacher’
Delivered Keynote address in 15th International conference on Social Science & Humanities held at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia on June 20th and 21st 2017 on ‘Modern Digital Tools in Language Teaching’
Keynote Speaker in International Conferences (India)
Delivered Keynote address on ‘Education 4.0’ at International Conference on ‘ELT and Cultural Studies’ organized by Department of English, Crescent University, Chennai, Tamilnadu held on 21st May, 2021.
Delivered Keynote address in International Workshop on ‘ELT Through Literature’ organized by Department of English, Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore, Tamilnadu held on 5th March, 2019 on ‘Latest Trends in English Language Teaching and Publishing’
Latest Invited Talks
Total given : 135
Resource Person for One Day National Level Multi Disciplinary Workshop on ‘Emerging Trends and Practices in Research Integrity and Publication Ethics’ in Government Arts College, Dharmapuri on 26.03.2023.
Chief Guest for Sports Fiesta’22 annual sports day celebrations of Sri Kanchi Mahaswami Vidhya Mandir (CBSE School), Tambaram, Chennai on 27.01.2023.
Resource person in the Job Oriented Value Added Course " Predicting the Unpredictable: Revolving Corporate Readiness Dynamics" held during January 3-8, 2023 at GLA University Mathura.
Resource Person for 10 days short term course on ‘Research Methodology’ conducted by Prerna College of Commerce, Reshimbag, Nagpur, Maharastra held from 25.11.22 to 4.12.22.
Resource person for the Fresher’s orientation programme Samparna’22 and gave a session on ‘Critical Thinking Skills’ at Universal Group of Institutions, Bangalore on 27.09.22
Gave a invited talk on ‘Soft Skills for Career Success’ at SNMV College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore on 20.5.22
Gave a talk on ‘Creative Writing’ at Mahindra College of Engineering ( Autonomous) Salem on 13.5.22
Gave a invited talk on ‘Basics of Research for PG Students at CTTE College of Arts and Science, Chennai on 10.5.22
As expert member attended BoS Meeting of English at Sengunthar College of Engineering, Tiruchengode on 6th May, 2021.
Gave a talk on “Research and Publication’ at National Level Seminar organized by CSI Bishop Appasamy College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore on 5.5.22
Gave a talk on “Thesis Writing” in the workshop on Research Methodology organised by Vinayaka Missions Research Foundation (Deemed to be University), Salem on 5.5.22
As expert member attended BoS Meeting of English at Mahindra College of Engineering ( Autonomous) Salem on 12.4.22
Chief Guest for FDP on ‘Research Methodology’ at Sri Kaleeswari College, Sivakasi organized under the auspices of Virudhunagar District Cluster of Colleges Joint Faculty Programme in English on 9 .4.22
Resource person for Virtual Workshop on ‘Research Methodology for PG Students’ organized by Holy Cross Home Science College, Thoothukudi on 20 .4.22
Gave a Talk on ‘Be a better version yourself’ in first year Induction Programme of NIT Puducherry on 23.12.21.
Gave a talk on ‘How avoid plagiarism?’ in FDP A Confluence of Changes & Incentives: Language, Literature & Research’ organized by PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore 9.12.21.
Gave a talk on ‘How to write a research paper?’ in FDP A Confluence of Changes & Incentives: Language, Literature & Research’ organized by PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore on 8.12.21.
Speaker for Motivation Talk on ‘Discover Yourself’ to students of Jairam College of Arts and Science, Karur on 7.12.21.
Resource Person for A one week International Faculty Development Programme organized by St Joseph College for Women Autonomous, Vishakhapatnam & ELTAI Vishakhapatnam chapter on 22.10.21
Gave a Talk on ‘Life Skills through Literature’ in A Four day International Faculty Enrichment Programme at Srimad Andavar Arts and Science College, Srirangam on 9.10.21.
Resource Person for one day workshop on ‘Digital Tools in Teaching’ at Jain University, Bangalore on 9.10.21.
Gave a talk on ‘How to become an effective communicator’ at SNMV Institute of Management, Coimbatore 10.10.21
Gave a talk on ‘Change Making Leadership’ organized by NIPM, Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia on 15th September, 2021.
Gave a Lecture on ‘Personas vs Ethos’ at Krishana Jayanthi Arts and Science College, Bengaluru on 23rd September, 2021.
Gave Motivation talk on ‘Be the best version of yourself’ at ‘First year orientation programme’ of Kathir Arts and Science College on 17th September, 2021.
Keynote Speaker at 4th International E-conference on Incipient Research in Information Technology, Commerce, Management and Linguistics’ on 17th September, 2021.
Gave Motivation talk at ‘First year orientation programme’ at Prathyusha Engineering College on 30th August, 2021.
As expert member attended BoS Meeting - English Department of University of Mumbai on 10th August, 2021.
As expert member attended BoS Meeting of English at Nandha College of Arts and Science, Erode on 5th August, 2021.
Invited Speaker for ELTed Talk on ‘Digital Tools in ELT Classroom’ hosted by ELT Ireland on 3rd July, 2021.
Resource Person for a National Seminar ‘Research Methodology in English Studies’ organized by DES’s R.S.Mundle Dharampeth Arts & Commerce College, Nagpur, SNM’s Rajkumar Kewalramani Girls College, Nagpur SSPM’s Mahila Mahavidyalaya , Nagpur on 30th July, 2021.
Resource Person for National Level FDP on ‘How to avoid plagiarism?’ organized by PPG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore on 5th July June, 2021
Resource Person for National Level FDP on Digital Tools for Effective Teaching organized by Dr NGP College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore on 21st June, 2021
Resource Person for National Level Workshop on MLA Style of Referencing: The 9th Edition Updates R. D. Deore Arts and Science College, Mhasadi, Tal. Sakri, Dist.Dhule Maharashtra on 18th June, 2021
Inaugurated English Literary Club and gave special address on ‘Literature and Life’ at Nehru Arts and Science College, Coimbatore on 5th June 2021.
Gave Webinar on ‘Creativity and Innovation in Teaching and Learning’ organized by K S Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode on 3rd June, 2021.
Gave SDP session on ‘E mail Writing’ organized by RGUKT-AP Srikakulam Campus on 20th May, 2021.
Gave FDP session on ‘Research Methodology’ organized by Prerna College of Commerce, Nagpur on 11th May, 2021.
Gave SDP session on ‘The Secrets of Students Success’ organized by Government Arts and Science College, Lalgudi Trichy, on 20th April, 2021.