My Meeting Notes

Workshop on Good Practices in Quantitative Social Science Research: A Journey from Conceptualization to Research Application ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram August 7-12, 2017

ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (ICAR-CTCRI), in collaboration with the Centre for Research on Innovation and Science Policy (CRISP), Agricultural Extension in South Asia (AESA) and National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE) organised a first-of-its-kind self-sponsored workshop aimed at equipping social scientists and research scholars on critical skills in conducting quality social science research and to develop them into master researcher-trainers in disseminating these good practices. Mr. D.R.K. Saikanth, Dr. S. Subash, Dr. P. Mooventhan and Dr. Nisha Verma, who participated in this workshop, share their experiences here.  


D.R.K.Saikanth is a Research Scholar (Extension Education) at TNAU – Agricultural College & Research Institute, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, Email:, Dr. S. Subhash is a Scientist (Dairy Extension), SRS of ICAR-NDRI, Bengaluru, Karnataka Email:, Dr. P. Mooventhan is a Scientist (Agrl. Extension), ICAR-NIBSM, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Email: & Dr. Nisha Verma is a Scientist, ICAR-IIFSR, Modipuram, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh Email: