Dr Madan Gupta
Dr Madan Gupta

Dr Madan Gupta

School of Land, Crop and Food Sciences
Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture and Veterinary Science
Gatton Campus

Dr Madan Gupta is a conscientious and committed academic who excels at teaching over a wide range of topics from first year to postgraduate level. His teaching practices are a reflection of his educational philosophy based on the principles of 3 Ps – Passion, Participation and Patience.

Madan’s ability to develop and implement successful strategies for teaching physical sciences/engineering courses to agriculture students has resulted in a significant improvement in student performance and course rating. He has achieved success by preparing systematic, logical and easily understood lectures, notes and study guides and through effective demonstrations and carefully graded exercises. He employs flexible modes of presentation from formal lectures to small group and individual tutoring, and encourages active student participation. Madan’s active research role and publication ensure students benefit from the most up-to-date knowledge in the field. Madan is a dedicated educator and a role model who sets a high standard for others to emulate.

Madan relates well to students and his approachability, courtesy, patience and consideration for others are central to his effectiveness. He believes support for all his students to be at the heart of his profession. He is an effective communicator, able to explain new and often complex concepts to students of varying abilities and background knowledge. He is a quiet achiever whose outstanding contribution to his discipline is valued by his students and peers.

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