Prof. Jayant Shekhar, a great luminary in technology with multidisciplinary knowledge and approach joined as Principal of the Chhatrapati Shahuji Subharti Institute of Technology & Engineering (SITE) in 2012. He brings with him the rich working experience of India’s topmost Central University, JNU, New Delhi, as well as India’s renowned Professional University, GGSIPU, New Delhi. He has made rich contributions to research in the frontier areas of software and hardware security.
Dr. Shekhar has to his credit the experinece of heading innovative research at the international level. He has richly contributed to the growth of science and technology through research publications in various journals of high rupute. His research work is mainly focused to benefit the common man in the academic field. A Software known as Sanskrita Pradipika developed by him and approved by Technology Development for Indian Languages (TDIL) under a programme initiated by the Department of Information Technology (DIT), Govt. of India, is a commendable contribution in breaking the language barrier.
Dr. Shekhar collaborated with Total Nurture Technology as consultant and established a specialized Cloud Technology Lab in Subharti University, Meerut. As Technical Director, he executed several MoUs with prominent organizations like IBM, Total Nurture Technology and Pearson Education Services (P) Limited to promote high-tech learning.
Dr. Shekhar attended quite a large number of National and International Conferences. Many of the papers presented by him have been published in the National and International journals. Dr. Shekhar has taught several courses in the field of Computer Science.
Dr. Shekhar has organized several National and International conferences including “Recent Trends in Engineering & Technology”, “Role of Technology in Nation Building” and “Role of Engineers as Entrepreneurs in Current Scenario-2014” at SITE, as well as Workshop on “Java, J2EE, WebSphere, Linux Technologies” conducted by Industry Professionals on the SITE Campus.