Dr. Hari Mohan Prasad, presently Director, Academy of Foreign Languages was formerly Professor and Head, Department of English and Dean Faculty of Humanities, Magadh University, Bodh Gaya, Bihar. An erudite scholar, he is an author of outstanding repute whose books have been published by world-class publishers like Oxford University Press, Macmillan India Ltd., Arnold Heinemann, Lucas, McGraw Hill Education, Motilal Banarasidas and some others. He has contributed research papers to almost all important journals published in India.
He has worked on several UGC financed projects and has delivered expert lectures at UGC sponsored Refresher Courses at several Universities across the states. He has guided D.Litt. and PhD dissertations of more than two dozen research scholars. He was also a nominee of Government of India, MHRD on the Board of Governors, NIT, Kurukshetra, as well as Vice Chairman in Board of ManagementJSS, Gaya. Uma Rani Sinha is a freelance writer and an Educational Advisor. She is also Chairman, Language Forum, Gaya and the Secretary of the Council of Academic Development, a centre of excellence for research, innovative teaching, career counseling and personality development programmes.