About the State Resource Organization (SRO)
he Department of Sociology has been encouraged to adopt quick-response institutional mechanism to respond to short-term and urgent work-requirements. The DoS is expected engage with a range of multi-disciplinary qualified agencies and experts, empanelled with it adopting a standard and transparent procedure so that such entities could be assigned turnkey assignments within short time whenever such needs arise.
The status of an SRO was conferred upon the department of sociology (DoS), Lucknow University by the Department of Urban Development (DoUD), Government of Uttar Pradesh (GoUP) seeking assistance to the DoUD and carry out range of studies, surveys, pilot projects and snap-monitoring assignments.
The DoS has also been encouraged to set-up an academic stream on urban development and formally consider instituting (a) research projects to award M Phil and PhD degrees, (b) internship and summer projects for students of undergraduate, post-graduate and of research fellows, and also (c) a volunteering certification program.Read More...