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Mathematics Professor from Jamia Millia Islamia gets "Woman of the Year 2011 Award"

Updated on Fri, 04 May 2012 at 12:45 IST

Noted Professor from Jamia Millia Islamia, Prof Kum Kum Dewan of Department of Mathematics has been conferred the "Woman of the Year 2011" Award for outstanding pursuits and achievements in the field of Education instituted by American Biographical Institute, United States of America. Prof Dewan has been associated with Jamia Millia Islamia for almost 40 years.

Speaking on her achievement, Prof. Dewan said "This has all been possible because of the facilities and resources provided to me by the University from time to time and the support and motivation given to me at my hour of need, for which I shall always remain obliged."

She was also selected International Woman of the Year 1997-98 in recognition of the services of Mathematics by the International Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England.

She has published extensively and has over 100 published research papers to her credit. She has written three books also.

 
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