Prof. Bhimrao Bhosale, Professor and Head at the Centre for Applied Linguistics and Translation Studies, University of Hyderabad (UoH) has been appointed as Non Official Independent Director on the Board of National Building Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India. He is a member of Advisory Board of Health Education Development Research Associates (HEDRA) Vienna, Austria EU, a member of the Advisory Committee on a Translation Project of the Writings of a Marathi author Lokshahir Anna Bhau Sathe, a member of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Writings and Speeches Publication Committee Government of Maharashtra, besides he is co-ordinator of English, Post Graduate Diploma in Communicative English, Centre for Distance and Virtual Learning, UoH. One of his major contributions is – A Systemic Functional Profile of Marathi, written jointly with Prof. MIM Matthiessen based in Hong Kong.

Prof. Bhimrao Bhosale

Prof. Bhosale did his M.A and Ph.D. in English from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marthwada University, Aurangabad, Maharashtra. He is the recipient of Late Professor M. N. Wankhede Award for standing first in the Order of Merit in M. A. degree in English (1987) and is the first scholar from Department of English, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University to qualify the UGC-JRF Fellowship in English (1991) and his current interest is in Language Description, Discourse Analysis and Translation Studies applying SFL theory. He has 32 years’ experience of teaching and research at various colleges and the two universities referred above. He has delivered lectures as a resource person at various colleges, universities, orientation and refresher programmes (UGC-MHRD), and public lectures on national issues of social and political relevance. He was associated as president of associations in educational and social life at the State Level. He has guided successfully, several research scholars for M. Phil, and Ph.D. Degree in English at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, Marathwada University, Aurangabad, and the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad. As an academician, he has been Co- ordinator for several international and national seminars, workshops, and conferences, besides UGC-MHRD orientation and refresher programmes for college and University teachers. He represented several Academic Committees such as Board of studies, Peer Review Committee for academic and administrative Audit, Academic Council.