Dr. Alam Shaikh is the “Campus Director of Vasantdada Patil Pratishthan and Principal of Vasantdada Patil Pratishthan’s College of Engineering and Visual arts”. He serves as VC nominee & subject expert on interview panel of Mumbai and Shivaji University. He has published five patents and more than 25 papers in national and international conference & journals. He has conducted 4 International Conferences in successive years. Dr. Shaikh is an approved PhD guide with 4 research scholars working under him till date. He has received various awards and accolades in his career, to name a few; “The Mahatma Jyotirao Phule National Meritorious Teacher” Award by Panjabrao Deshmukh Rashtriya Shikshak Parishad, Maharashtra on 17th February 2019; “Award for Excellence in BEST “PRINCIPAL” from ASIA AFRICA ICT EXCELLENCE Award 2018 at NCRDSIMS Navi Mumbai on 1st December, 2018; “Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Shikshan Ratan National Award” from IISER, Bengaluru and various others.