Session on “Navigating Research During the Pandemic” was delivered by Dr. Jagdish Khubchandani, Professor of Public Health at New Mexico State University, USA and Dr. Sushil Sharma, Associate Dean of Operations of the Miller College of Business, on March 26, 2021. Dr Sushil Sharma conveyed that Teaching & research two core duties in academia, need to be pursued in a way, that it is joyful as well as productive, Characteristics of a 21st Century Professor needs to be adopted, Fear of failure needs to be removed and acceptance to criticism needs to be developed. Through the popular research pursued by both the speakers they shared systematic ways of identification of research questions, Collection of original data, utilization of current platforms like Google trends, Amazon Turk etc. and meaningful interpretation and analysis of data. The session was coordinated by Dr Sonal Jain.