Dr Rajendra Baikady, Golda Meir Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel has been appointed as the Senior Research Associate at the Department of Social Work, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. This special appointment is for a period of three years (from September 2019 to October 2022) and the position encourages academic visit, enables to work on the collaborative projects and Publications. Dr Baikady has carried out extensive research on the development of social work education in India and China. His research and teaching area cover, social welfare, social policy and social work education. During this appointment at University of Johannesburg Dr Baikady will work on various joint projects along with faculties in the department of social work.