YEDDU  VIJAYA BABU

Department Humanities & Social Sciences
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification Ph.D. (English), M.A. (English), B.Ed (English), SET(English)
E-Mail yvbabu.eng@nitrr.ac.in, vijay1yesh@yahoo.co.in
Contact Number 9441463659
Areas of Interest

English Language Teaching (ELT), CALL Labs, Professional Communication Skills in English

Publications

Publications

  • 10 Papers in international journals
  • 02 Books
  • 01 Book chapter
Other Info.

Project(s)

Project Title: An Empirical Study on the Contextual Relevance of ICT-CALL Modules and its Role in Promoting Employability Skills among Engineering Students in Chhattisgarh (Seed Grant Research Project):  

Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Technology, Raipur

Project No:              NITRR/Seed Grant/2016-17/007

Teaching (Courses currently being taught in NIT Raipur)

UG and PG Courses:

  • Professional Communication in English (Language)-0020111(HS) for B.Tech-I.
  • Managerial Skills- EN20524-B.Tech V Sem.
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurial Skills -EN20624-B.TechVI Sem                                                                                                                          
  • English Language Lab-0020126(HS) for B.Tech I&II Sem.
  • Professional Communication in English (Language) - HS40115 (CA) for MCA I Sem.
  • Report Writing & Seminar- HS40424 (CA) MCA IV Sem.

Professional Affiliation(s)

  • Member, English Language Teachers’ Association of India-ELTAI

Administrative Responsibilities/Committees/Other Activities

  • Member, Convocation address/Speech preparation committee for 8thConvocation, NIT Raipur-2017.
  • Member, Convocation address/Speech preparation committee for 7thConvocation, NIT Raipur-2017.
  • Member-Anti-Ragging Committee (Squad)-NIT Raipur –Autumn Semester-2017.
  • Member-Anti-Ragging Committee (Squad)-NIT Raipur –Autumn Semester-2017.
  • Co-ordinator-Remedial Classes-HSS-Department –NIT- Autumn Semester-2016.
  • Time-Table In-Charge- HSS-Department –NIT- Spring & Autumn Semester-2016-17(Since 4Semsters).
  • Paper setter for B.Tech (ISem) End Semester Supplementary Examinations -Professional Communication in English-2016.
  • Paper setter for MCA I Sem. End Semester Examinations-Professional Communication in English-Nov-Dec. 2016.
  • Paper setter for B.Tech (II Sem) End Semester Regular Examinations-Professional Communication in English-Spring-April/May 2017.
  • Member, B.Tech. Admissions-Verification Committee-2017.
  • Paper setter for MCA I Sem. End Semester Examinations-Professional Communication in English-Nov- 2017.

Abroad Visit (for academic and professional activities):

Dubai, UAE:

  • Chaired a session and delivered  keynote presentation and presented  paper in the International Conference on “­­Metaphysical Realities from the Selected Poems of John Donne: An Overview” by ICAST-2017 International conference on Arts, Science and Technology Dubai from 20th-22th December-2017at Dubai, UAE. (CPDA) 

London, UK:

  • Participated and Presented paper in the International Conference on “Fostering Communication Skills through Learning Approaches in the ELCS Labs for Indian Engineering Students: An Overview” by IJAS (International Journal of Arts and Sciences) at University of London from 8th-11th November-2016 at London, United Kingdom & Chaired a session. (CPDA)

India

  • Presented paper “An Overview on CLL, TBLT Approaches to Enhance Communication Skills for Engineering Students: The Activity Labs” organized by International Conference on Business Management and Social Innovation -ICBMSI on 19th February, 2017 at Hyderabad, India.(TEQUIP-II Sponsored).
  • Participated and Presented paper in 11th International Conference and 47th National ELTAI conference on “CoBI Content Based Instruction”, presented the paper on “Strategies to Develop Extempore Skills among ESL students: An Overview” organized by English Language Teachers ‘Association of India(ELTAI) hosted by Vasavi Engineering College(Autonomous) on 30thJune-02nd July-2016 at Hyderabad-Telangana-India.
  • Participated and Presented paper in a Two Day International Seminar on “The Role of Teachers and Teachers’ Unions in Attaining Millennium Development Goals” organized by World Federation of Teachers’ Unions (FISE) on 29-30th Septermber-2013 at Nalgonda,Telangana,India.

National

  • Participated and Presented paper in 11th International and 47th National ELTAI conference on “CoBI Content Based Instruction”, presented the paper on “Strategies to Develop Extempore Skills among ESL students: An Overview” organized by English Language Teachers ‘Association of India(ELTAI) hosted by Vasavi Engineering College(Autonomous) on 30thJune-02nd July -2016 at Hyderabad-Telangana-India.
  • Participated and presented a paper on ‘Reflections on Diaspora in Bharati Mukherjees’s Jasmine’ at the one day National seminar at CLTS-PSTU-Hyderabad on 28November 2015.
  • Participated and presented paper on “Of the sub continent: Literary Reflections-Ruminations in Indian writing Glimpses on Dalit Discourses” in two day national seminar25-26 March 2015at Palamuru University,  Mahaboobnagar,  Telangana,India.

Short Term Training, Workshops and Orientation Programs

  • Participated in TEQIP-II sponsored five day Faculty Development Program (FDP) organized by IIM Raipur in National Institute of Technology, Raipur, C. G. from 6-10 September 2016.

Organised/Participated in Workshops

  • Co-ordinator for one week National Level STTP organized on “Technical Writing in Science Framework to Empower Quality Research.”  December 5-9, 2017,NIT Raipur,C.G.India.
  • Participated one day workshop on English Language Teaching Techniques organized by ELTAI Chapter Raipur at RKC  Raipur on 25November 2015(Sponsored by Oxford University Press)
  • Participated one day National level Tech Fest “SAVISHKAR-2K13” at Ramanandatirtha Engineering College - Nalgonda -2013,TElangana,India.
  • Participated in a three-day National Workshop on Languages and Translation conducted by National Translation Mission (NTM-MYSORE) at PSTU-HYD (2013),Telangana,India.
  • Attended a three- day workshop on “Human Values in Higher Education” at IIIT - Hyderabad in collaboration with JNTUH -2012, Hyderabad,Telangana,India.
  • Participated in MHRD sponsored two-day Orientation Program on “Communication skills for professional Students” at Osmania University-Hyderabad -2007,Telangana,India.
  • Participated in MHRD sponsored three day Orientation Program on “Communication skills & Personality Development” at IASE Osmania University -2007.

Research Guidance (Ph.D Supervisor)

  • Ph.D Scholar  (Full-time ) in English:

Name of the scholar: Mrs. Shafali Yateen Jain, since August 2017(Ongoing).

Fellowship/Awards/Honours /Other Recognition:

  • UGC-POST Doctoral Fellowship Award in English (Dr. S.Radhakrishnan Postdoctoral Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences-DSRPDFHS Awarded For 2014-15.
  • Qualified State Eligibility Test In English-APSET- 2013.
  • First Rank in P.G. Entrance in English -Kakatiya University, Warangal.