Mar Dionysius receives Honorary D. Litt Award by University of South America
Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius Metropolitan receives Honorary D. Litt Award by University of South America
Bhilai : The University of South America conferred Honorary D. Litt to Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius Metropolitan, on the recommendation of Dr. S. Radha Krishnan Foundation, a teacher welfare association founded in 2003 and affiliated to the University of South America.
The honorary Doctorate aims at promoting research and development. Dr. S. Radha Krishnan foundation says the award is a symbol and tribute to those eminent teachers for their contributions to the society at large. Dr. Joseph Mar Dionysius has proved his merit by winning first rank and gold medal for M.Sc. Zoology from the University of Madras and as a proficient researcher and eminent teacher in the University of Kerala. His Grace has also won the prestigious At. Berchman’s Award for the best college teacher Kerala (2008). H.G. is the first orthodox priest to be awarded Ph.D in Science faculty from the University of Kerala. Mar Dionysius is ever active in the educational scenario as a research guide, faculty in ecology and director of educational institutions. Calcutta Diocese and St. Thomas Mission Bhilai congratulated His Grace on receiving this prestigious D. Litt award.