Mr. H. B. Nanavati – Behind the scenes of a jovial professor

About MR. HEMENDRA  NANAVATI :

BIRTHDATE 22nd March, 1956
BIRTHPLACE Junagadh
SCHOOL ATTENDED N. M. Zaveri Union High School
GRADUATION B. Pharm., L. M. College of Pharmacy
POST GRADUATION M. Pharm., L. M. College of Pharmacy

Career Highlights :

  • Started career in academics in September’79 as a demonstrator at LM College of Pharmacy
  • Serving as an associate professor in LMCP
  • Went to Minnesota in a staff exchange program for 4 months in 1996.

Why teach?

  • Mr. H. B. Nanavati has always had a passion for teaching, since he believes that it can make a lot of difference in the world.
  • Hypothetically, if given a chance to restart his career, he says he would still take up teaching but become a professor the next time around.

How does he prepare for the lectures?

  • He refers to his notes once so that he is absolutely sure and clear of what he is teaching. (Yes sir, we have faith in what you teach us.)

His way of facing challenges in life :

  • He believes that actions speak louder than words. He says he’d rather lead by example than blandly put it in words. (Students learn from such men of integrity.)
  • Mr. Nanavati looks up to his father as a role model and faces the challenges head-on based on the principles and values imparted to him by the latter.

Strengths :

  • Sincere
  • Meticulous
  • Helpful
  • Content
  • Eager learner

Weaknesses :

  • Laid-back
  • Satisfied

Life goals :

  • To live a healthy and happy life.
  • To travel and see many new places with family after retirement – even if it consists of simpler joys of life such as pizza joints.
  • To be able to spend more quality time with family.

This activity was initiated by Vijaykumar Bhavsar  for the LMCP page & being managed by students of B.Pharm Sem.II (Patel Dhruv – Student Coordinator, Esha Bulsara, Rohan Gajjar, Patel Sahil, Darshil Shah & Kevin Patel).

Interviewers:

Mrunalini Deshpande

Shanaihi Patel

Khevna Maniar

Reported by – Vijaykumar Bhavsar

Edited by – Dr. Radhika Pandya & Tvisha Shah

6 thoughts on “Mr. H. B. Nanavati – Behind the scenes of a jovial professor

  1. To hear something like this gives me such a surprising moment that I’m left speechless. Being a Lmcpian I m proud to be part of this honored page.

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