Prof E Haribabu delivered a guest lecture followed by an interactive session with the faculty of the Department of Sociology and Social Work as well as the students of MA Applied Sociology and Masters in Social Work. Prof Haribabu delivered his lecture on the Sociology of Science and Technology at 3 pm in the Council Hall on December 7, 2017.
Prof Haribabu is an extremely eminent Sociologist who is Ex.VC & Retd. Prof of Sociology, University of Hyderabad and is currently Adjunct Senior Fellow, Research and Information System (RIS) for Developing Countries, New Delhi. He has worked extensively in the area of science technology and society and has published extensively on his research projects on the area.
During his interaction with the faculty, he also spoke about the discipline of Sociology as well as its relevance today. He also addressed the issues and concerns that Universities are experiencing in the contemporary era.