UJJWAL JANA Associate Professor

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  • Department of English
  • School of Humanities
  • ujjwaljn@gmail.com,ujjwal.eng@pondiuni.edu.in

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D. Indian Poetics and Indian Writing in English Dept of HSS, IIT, Kharagpur 2008
2 M.A. English Language & Literature Calcutta University 1999
3 B.A. English Language and Literature Calcutta University 1997

Area of Specializaion

Indian Literary Theory and criticism; Translation Studies; Digital Humanities; Literary Disability Studies

Awards / Prizes Conferred

S.No Name / Title of the Award Type Name of the Agency conferred the Award Year of the Award Amount for Cash Award
1 Faculty Mobility Award (Wait listed) INTERNATIONAL Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute and Ministry of Human Resource Development 2020 NA
2 Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration (SPARC) project on Digital Humanities with Western Sydney University, Australia. INTERNATIONAL MHRD -GOVT OF INDIA 2019 NA
3 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Department of English, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. ICSSR (India) -NIHSS (South Africa) Joint Research Project in Social Sciences INTERNATIONAL ICSSR 2016 NA
4 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship,ICSSR (India) – DFG(Germany) Joint Research Project in Social Sciences 2013 INTERNATIONAL ICSSR 2014 NA
5 Sahitya Akademy Travel Grant Award NATIONAL Sahitya Akademy 2013 NA
6 Fulbright Visiting Faculty INTERNATIONAL USIEF 2007 NA
7 Jindal Scholarship NATIONAL Jindal Group 1993 NA
8 Merit Scholarship STATE Govt. of West Bengal 1992 NA

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Associate Professor English Pondicherry University
2 Assistant Professor English West Bengal State University, Kolkata
3 Assistant Professor English Bajkul Milani Mahavidyalaya (affiliated to Vidyasagar University, WB)

Research Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution Area of Research
1 Research Scholar Humanities and Social Sciences Indian Institute of Technology,Kharagpur Indian Poetics and Indian Writing in English
2 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Department of English, Leipzig University, Germany Leipzig University, Germany Literature and Religion
3 Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Department of English University of Johannesburg,South africa Dalit and Apartheid literature

Industry Experience

S.No Designation Company/Corporate Nature of Work

Contribution towards Innovation

S.No Name of the Work/Contribution Specialization Remarks

Patent Details

S.No Title Status Patent Number Year of Award Type Commercialized Status

Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 MAPPING THE ROLE OF DIGITAL PLATFORMS FOR LEARNING ONLINE IN INDIA: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY Dr. Ujjwal Jana & Ms. Pooja Smrity B Towards Excellence June, 2021. VOL.13. ISSUE NO. 2, 770-784 2021 5-10
2 Text as a Cultural Archive: A Close Reading of Madan Vasishta’s Deaf in Delhi: A Memoir Mohaiminul Islam, Ujjwal Jana Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies Volume 15, Issue 2, 2021 pp. 203-218 2021 5-10
3 Digital Storytelling and Digital Social Reading in Social Media: A Case Study Of Instagram And Wattpad Ujjwal Jana, Nivedya Chandrasekar Panjab University Research Journal Social Sciences Volume 27 Issue 1,2,3,216-234 2020 5-10
4 Appropriating Baul Tradition: Tagore and his creative Experimentation Ujjwal Jana Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies Vol 26: 82-86 http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2542344 2018 5-10
5 In search of an Indian Theory of Translation: Some reflections from Indian Poetics Ujjwal Jana Litscape: Journal of VUETEC,Midnapur India Vol.10.No1 2018 Between 5 and 10
6 Text as an archive of Community: A reading of Aravind Malagatti’s Dalit autobiography Government Brahmana Ujjwal Jana, Vinutha Kunderi Middle Flight (Vol. 6.No.1):82-91 2017 Between 5 and 10
7 Scope of Santa Rasa in Indian Context: Some Observations Ujjwal Jana Literary Miscellany Vol 6,No.1 :77-87 2017 Between 5 and 10
8 “Translating the Peripheral Voice: A comparative study of the Translation/s of Mahasweta Devi’s select stories” Ujjwal Jana Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies Vol.23,: 12-21 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1itv9vdNQ2tS6xKUhusQY7XT7IyVohgZh/view 2014 Between 5 and 10
9 “Blistering aboriginal voice: An overview of Ali Cobby Eckermann’s Select Poems” Ujjwal Jana Middle Flight (2.1): 89-95 ISSN 2319-7684 2013 Between 5 and 10
10 Diasporic Dilemmas: A Study of Displacement, Memory in Select Poems of Meena Alexander” Ujjwal Jana Dibrugarh University Journal of English Studies Vol No 20,. : 94-100 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_52IiMeVTW6WIWK6VE9EVCzkAHVM-LEr/view 2011 Between 5 and 10
11 “Theatrical Performance and aesthetic enjoyment in the Indian context: a study in Rasa theory of Indian Poetics”,. Ujjwal Jana Aperception Vol 4,pages-116-129 2009 Between 5 and 10
12 “The struggle to annihilate caste will be victorious”: Meena Kandasamy in Conversation” Ujjwal Jana Postcolonial Text Vol.4.No. 4 https://www.postcolonial.org/index.php/pct/article/view/909 2008 Between 5 and 10
13 Locating Space, Identity: A study of R.K.Narayan’s The Guide” Ujjwal Jana The Atlantic Critical Review Quarterly 6.2:97-100.(ISSN-0972-6373) 2007 5-10
14 Rasas, their Number and their Interrelationship: Some Reflections” Ujjwal Jana Muse India http://museindia.com/MuseIndiaClient/MuseIndiaUI/Home/ViewContentData?arttype=focus&issid=15&menuid= 2007 Between 5 and 10
15 Riders to the Sea in the light of Indian Aesthetic Tradition Ujjwal Jana Litscape: Journal of VUETEC,Midnapur India Vol.2.No1 2005 Between 5 and 10

Papers Published in Non UGC Approved Peer Reviewed Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 “Memory, Culture and Identity: A cultural reading of The Legends of Pensam” l Jana, Ujjwal & and Tanushree Dutta Ostrava journal of English Philology vol.13, no. 1, 2021 p.51-60 (ISSN 1803-8174 (print) 2021 5-10
2 Revisiting Baul Philosophy: A study of the Baul Songs of Bengal Dr. Ujjwal Jana Kakatiya Journal of English Studies. 34, 134-142 2015 5-10
3 Writing Trauma, Retrieving Memory and Casting Self: A study of Harold Pinter’s Ashes to Ashes Ujjwal Jana The Mysore Literary Review (1.2): 58-66 2013 5-10
4 Mapping out Gendered space: A Study in R. K. Narayan’s The Guide Ujjwal Jana Indian Journal of World Literature and Culture Vol 3 & 4 :70-74 2009 5-10
5 Journey as a post-colonial metaphor in Amitav Ghosh’s Hungry Tide Ujjwal Jana Pragati English Journal 8.1 : 16-21. 2008 Between 5 and 10
6 Nativizing Stylistic Equivalence in Translation: A study in Indian poetics perspective Ujjwal Jana Translation Watch Quarterly Vol.4.No1 pages-80-87 2008 Between 5 and 10
7 Rasa in performance: Contextualizing Indian Classical Drama Ujjwal Jana Journal of Drama Studies (2.1): 42-53 2008 5-10

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Details of Conference Publication Page Nos. Year
1 Influences on the origin and growth of Bengali Drama from 1795-1850 Dr. Ujjwal Jana National Seminar on Indian Aesthetics: Convergences and divergences, Organized by the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT, Kharagpur in collaboration with Indian council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi, February 26-28,2010 00 2010
2 Dalit poetics in contemporary Inian Context’ Dr. Ujjwal Jana ‘Dalit poetics in contemporary Inian Context’ at the UGC sponsored Regional Level Seminar on ‘Nation and Narration’ organized by the Dept. Of English ,Sitananda College,West Bengal,January 21-22,2009. 00 2009
3 ‘Rasa Theory and The Serpent and the Rope’ Dr. Ujjwal Jana ‘Rasa Theory and The Serpent and the Rope’ at the Raja Rao Birth Centenary International Conference in Bangalore, organized by Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi, November 8-10,2008. 00 2008
4 ‘ Perspectivising advertising English: A study in functional mode of language’ Dr. Ujjwal Jana ‘ Perspectivising advertising English: A study in functional mode of language’ at the International Symposium on Grammar and Meaning held during organized by the Department of English,Acharya Nagarguna University,Andhra Pradesh, January 29-31, 2007. 00 2007
5 Contextualising Equivalence in Translation: A Study in Indian Perspective’ Dr. Ujjwal Jana ‘ Contextualising Equivalence in Translation: A Study in Indian Perspective’ at the 28th All India Conference of Linguists, organized by the Department of Linguistics, Banaras Hindu University, India, November 02-04,2006. 00 2006

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 English I I (Applied Phonetics) Ujjwal Jana Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry University 2016 NA
2 English I (Communication Skills & Grammar) Ujjwal Jana Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry University 2015 NA

Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Text as Socio-cultural Archive: A reading of Binodini Dasi’s My Story and My Life as an Actress Dr. Ujjwal Jana Ahead of their Times Essays on Women Autobiography in India Kalpaz Publications 2019 ISBN 9789353240301
2 Abhinavagupta and his exposition of Santa rasa: A critical Appraisal Ujjwal Jana Acarya Abhinavagupta Cultural,Literary and Philosophical study Jammu KashmirStudy Centre,New Delhi 2018 978-81-934808-3-0
3 Abhinavagupta and his key contribution to Rasa theory of Indian Poetics: A critical appraisal Ujjwal Jana Sanskrit Kavyasastra: contemporary essays vidyanidhiprakashan,New Delhi,India 2017 978-93-855-39- 48-0
4 Theatre and Drama in India: a brief historical Survey Ujjwal Jana Essays on Text and Performance Book Age Publications ,New Delhi 2017 9789383281701
5 Arun Joshi’s Last Labyrinth: An interface of Existentialism and Indian Philosophy Ujjwal Jana Sahitya Akademi Award-winning English Collections: Critical Overviews and Insights Authorspress, New Delhi, 2014 8172737289
6 Eco-centric literary studies and criticism from the Indian and western perspective: A comparative formulation Ujjwal Jana Sahitya Bichare Paribeshkendrik Dristinbhangi Mitram, Kolkata,India 2012 978-81-88171-93-4
7 A new voice I heard. It’s a voice to tell of my own people”: an interview with Manohar Mouli Biswas Ujjwal Jana Dalits and Social Marginalisation Aavishkar ,Jaipur 2012 9788179103951
8 Exile,Memory and Diaspora:Transculturality in Sujata Bhatt’s poems Ujjwal Jana Inter-Readings:Text,Context,Significance Department of English,Pondicherry University 2012 81-87300-52-3
9 Representation of Nature in Ancient Indian Literature: Some Reflections Ujjwal Jana Ecological Criticism for our Times: Literature, Nature and Critical inquiry Authors Press,New Delhi 2011 978-81-7273-588-3
10 Articulating Silences: a reading of select Indian English women poets Ujjwal Jana Indian English women writing Creative Books: New Delhi 2009 81-8043-063-4
11 Perspectivising Rasa theory of Indian Poetics in postcolonial context Ujjwal Jana Presentations of Postcolonialism in English: New Orientations Authorspress, 2007 81-7273-383-6

Edited Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Subaltern Vision: A Study in Postcolonial Indian English Text Aparajita De, Amrita Ghosh ,Ujjwal Jana Cambridge Scholars Publishing 2012 1-4438-3665-6
2 Green Symphony: Studies in Ecocriticism V. Rajakrishnan, Ujjwal Jana Sarup & Sons,New Delhi 2011 978-81-7625-5
3 Ecological Criticism for our Times: Literature, Nature and Critical inquiry Murali Sivaramakrishnan,Ujjwal Jana Authorspress, 2011 978-81-7273-588-3

Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Digital Humanities in the Indian Rim MHRD, Govt. of India 2019-21 63,14,398 2019

Ongoing Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Completed Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Dalit Literature in Bangla: A historical study and Literary analysis of select Texts UGC 2012-2014 Rs.3,80,800/- 2016
2 Influence of various Philosophical schools of India on Rasa theory of Indian Poetics ICPR 2012-2014 Rs.1,00,000/- 2016

Completed Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Career Guidance Offered to students

S.No Name of the Scheme No. of Students Competitive Examinations/ Career Counseling No. of Students Passed No. of Students Placed
1 CAMPUS PLACEMENT DRIVE: 20 CAMPUS PLACEMENT DRIVE: 08 08

List of capability enhancement such as Soft skill development, Remedial coaching, Language lab,
Bridge courses, Yoga, Meditation, Personal Counselling and Mentoring etc.,

S.No Name of the Programme/Scheme Date of Implementation No. of Students Enrolled Agencies Involved
1 Remedial Coaching 01-01-2019 50 Equal Opportunity Cell,Pondicherry University

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2019 M.A. 04 Department of English
2 2018 M.A. 07 English
3 2017 M.A. 03 English
4 2016 M.A. 08 English
5 2015 M.A. 04 English
6 2014 M.A. 03 English
7 2013 M.A. 03 English
8 2012 M.A. 06 English
9 2011 M.A. 04 English

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Registration Date Registration No. Thesis Title Thesis Submitted Status Thesis Submitted Date Vivavoce Completed Status Date Awarded
1 Mr. Hemant Kumar Golapalli 12-09-2013 PU/CE/E9/PHD/2013-2014/844 The Semiotics of a Disordered World-A select study of Robert Anton Wilson YES 2019 YES 17-11-2022
2 Mr. Aditya Ghosh 19-10-2015 20151109013 Contemporary Indian Fiction in English YES 19-03-2021 YES 07-11-2022
3 Mr. Soumya Kanti Mandal 15-09-2014 PU/CE/E9/PHD/2014-2015/1048 Marginality, Aesthetics and Gender: A select study of Bengali Dalit Short Stories in Translation YES 22-07-2020 YES 10-08-2021
4 Ms. Chandreie Mukherjee 04-09-2013 PU/CE/E9/PHD/2013-2014/845 Navigating the Detective World of Satyajit Ray– A Critical Study YES 31-10-2017 YES 10-08-2018
5 Ms. Meera Mathews 20-09-2013 PU/CE/E9/PHD/2013-2014/843 EXPERIMENTATION IN POST-INDEPENDENCE INDIAN DRAMA: A STUDY OF THE SELECT PLAYS OF HABIB TANVIR, K.N. PANIKKAR, AND RATAN THIYAM YES 10-11-2017 YES 04-05-2018
6 Ms. Anusree B 21-09-2015 20151109009 Anthology and the Canon: Astudy of Select Indian English Poetry Anthologies YES 01-02-2022 NO
7 Ms. Anju O.K 14-09-2016 201611090002 Text as an Archive: A select study of Colonial images in Post –Independence Indian Fiction NO NO

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

S.No Scholar Name Designation Funding Agency Fellowship Title Year of Joining Year of Completion

Financial assistance availed to attend conferences / workshops and to pay membership fee
of professional bodies during the year

S.No Conference/ workshop attended for which financial support provided Professional body for which membership fee is provided Amount of Support Place From Date To Date Year

E-Lecture Details

S.No E-Lecture Title Development of e-content/e-learning/delivering Member of Editorial Bodies Reviewer/Referee of
Content/Module Title Institution/Platform Year Weblink

Details of Online Education Conducted

S.No Nature of Online Course No. of Sessions Target Group Date
1 SEVEN DAY INTERNATIONAL E-WORKSHOP 14 Students, Scholars, f/aculty Members 28-06-2020

Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Communication in the Digital Era National Conference on Empowering Employability with English communication Department of English, The Quaide Milleth College for Men, Chennai National 08-02-2020 08-02-2020 2020
2 Gandhi and his impact on Indian Literature One day Seminnar on Gandhian principlesof Ahimsa and its Relevance Today Centre for Gandhian Studies, Pondicherry University University Level 02-10-2019 02-10-2020 2019
3 Linguistics and Phonetics Special Lecture Department of English, Garhbeta College , Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal College Level 05-01-2019 05-01-2019 2019
4 digital humanities in India Refresher Course Academic Staff College, Dr. Hari Singh Gour Viswavidyalaya,Sagar,Madhya Pradesh National 08-11-2019 08-11-2019 2019
5 How to read a Literary Text: Contemporary approaches Invited talk Siddhinath Mahavidyalaya, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal College Level 21-08-2019 22-08-2019 2019
6 Philosophical Speculations of Gandhian Ideas: Some Reflections ICPR Sponsored National Seminar on Gandhian principlesof Ahimsa and its Relevance Today Department of Philosophy and English,Panchanan Barma University National 08-04-2019 10-04-2019 2019
7 Research Methodology for Huminaties Workshop Department of English, Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai University Level 09-02-2019 09-02-2019 2019
8 Indian Literary Theory: Critical Evaluation Refresher Course Academic Staff College, Pondicherry University, Puducherry National 10-09-2018 10-09-2018 2018
9 Impact of Social movements on Indian Literature National Seminar Dept of Tamil.English, and History ERK Arts & Science College National 27-07-2018 27-07-2018 2018
10 Theory of Emotions in Sanskrit Drama National Seminar Karnataka Sanskrit University in collaboration with Indian Council of Philosophical Research,New del National 27-03-2018 28-03-2018 2018
11 Gender Representation in Indian Literature National Seminar AVS College of Arts and Science, Salem, Tamilnadu National 05-03-2018 05-03-2018 2018
12 Dalit Literature in India: Grwth, origin and Development One day Symposium Department of English, University of Johannesburg International 18-05-2017 18-05-2017 2017
13 Dhvani Theory of Indian poetics: a Linguistic study Workshop Department of English, Panskura Banamali College,Purba Medinipur National 06-01-2017 06-01-2017 2017
14 Translation in Pre-colonial India: problems in constructing Theoretical Framework National Semnar Department of English,Annamalai University National 04-04-2016 05-04-2016 2016
15 Indian Aesthetics and Literary Theory Invited Lecture Department of Philosophy and English,Panchanan Barma University University Level 21-09-2015 22-09-2015 2015
16 Two Lectures – one on Romantic Poetry and the other on American Poetry- Invited Lecture Department of English, Dumdum Motijheel College (Postgraduate) College Level 05-04-2011 05-04-2011 2011
17 Delivered two Lectures on ‘English Consonants and Vowels’, Training Program Department of English, Netaji Subhas Open University, Kolkata, University Level 12-06-2011 12-06-2011 2011
18 Lecture on “Reading of Diphthongs” Workshop Staff Training Centre, Directorate of School Education, Government of Puducherry Regional 07-02-2011 09-02-2011 2011
19 Two Lectures on ‘Indian Aesthetics’ Refresher Course Academic Staff College, Dr. Hari Singh Gour Viswavidyalaya,Sagar,Madhya Pradesh National 28-07-2011 29-07-2011 2011
20 Two Lectures on ‘Ecocriticism: some thoughts on its emergence, concepts and interdisciplinary re Refresher Course Academic Staff College, Sambalpur University, Orissa, National 08-09-2010 09-09-2010 2010
21 A special Lecture on “Wyatt’s I find No Peace”. One day Symposium Dept of English,Seva Bharati Mahavidyalaya, Jhargram, West Bengal, College Level 28-11-2006 28-11-2006 2006

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Gandhi and his Contribution to the making of Indian Regional Literatures Sahitya Akademi In collaboration with Pondicherry University The Department of English, Pondicherry University, Puducherry,Monday, 9 September 2019 National 09-09-2019 09-09-2019 2019
2 MHRD SPARC SPONSORED ONE DAY SEMINAR ON: DIGITAL HUMANITIES: THEORY AND PRAXIS THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH PONDICHERRY UNIVERSITY PUDUCHERRY-605014 in collaboration with DEPARTMENT Seminar Hall I, School Of Human,September 18th, 2019ities Pondicherry University, Puducherry-605014 National 19-09-2019 19-09-2019 2019
3 National Seminar on science Fiction Dept of English, Pondicherry University Dept of English, Pondicherry University September 22-23,2016 National 22-09-2016 23-09-2016 2016
4 National Conference on Tagore in Indian Languages and Literatures Dept of English, Pondicherry University Dept of English, Pondicherry University March 22-23,2012 National 22-03-2012 23-03-2012 2012

Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 TWO DAY NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON DIGITAL HUMANITIES MHRD, GOVT OF INDIA SPARC SPONSORED PROJECT Department of English, School of Humanities,Pondicherry University National 09-03-2020 10-03-2020 2020
2 TWO WEEKS INTERNATIONAL COURSE ON DIGITAL HUMANITIES RESEARCH METHODS MHRD- SPARC SPONSORED PROJECT Department of English, School of Humanities,Pondicherry University International 23-09-2019 11-10-2019 2019
3 TWO LECTURE CUM WORKSHOP O N DIGITAL HUMANITIES MHRD, GOVT OF INDIA SPARC SPONSORED PROJECT Department of English, School of Humanities,Pondicherry University National 20-09-2019 21-09-2019 2019
4 Three Day National Workshop on Documentation,Digitization & Archiving of Endangered Languages Pondicherry University Department of English, School of Humanities,Pondicherry University National 06-03-2020 07-03-2019 2019

Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

S.No Name of the Position Agency/Organisation Duration Nature of Duties
1 Doctoral Committee Member for Ms Ann Christina Pereira Vellore Institute of Technology 2020-2024 Monitoring progress of Research work, Providing advice for qualitative improvement f the work
2 Doctoral Committee Member for Ms Sritama Maitra Vellore Institute of Technology 2018-2020 Monitoring progress of Research work, Providing advice for qualitative improvement f the work
3 Doctoral Committee Member for Ms. Vasundhara Vellore Institute of Technology 2019-2023 Monitoring progress of Research work, Providing advice for qualitative improvement f the work
4 Doctoral Committee Member for Mr. Kathik Vellore Institute of Technology 2019-2023 Monitoring progress of Research work, Providing advice for qualitative improvement f the work
5 Member of the Board of studies, Tamil Nadu Open University,Chennai 2020-2023 Providing guidance and feedback for the qualitative improvement of the Department of English
6 Member of Advisory Commmittee Avvaiyar Govt College for Women,Puducherry 2019-2022 Providing guidance and feedback for the qualitative improvement of the Department of English

Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

S.No Name of the Body/Society Nature of Affiliation Year
1 Daath Voyage: An International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in English Review Board Editor 2017
2 Anuranan: An International Journal Of Humanities & Social Sciences Advisory Board member 2015
3 Indian Journal of Comparative Literature and Translation Studies Editorial Board member 2014
4 Comparative Literature Association of India Member 2012

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Doctoral Committe Member,VIT UNIVERSITY, VELLORE 2015- , 2018--- Approving Research proposal,Prescribing Course work.Monitoring Progress of the work
2 Coordinator, UGC NET English 2017 Corcordinating the program in the Department of English
3 Convener of two national seminars in the Department of English 2012 & 2016 Organizing Seminars
4 ICSSR-Sponsored Visiting Professor Program (Coordinator) 2017 Organising Special Invited Talks in the Dept of English
5 Faculty ad visor, Post graduate students in the department of English 2011-2018 Academic coordination, Research Feesback
6 Doctoral Committe Member,Department of English, History, Sanskrit,Media Studies 2015,2017,2018 Approving Research proposal,Prescribing Course work.Monitoring Progress of the work
7 Content Writer, Study Materials for DDE,Pondicherry University 2014-2015 Writing Modules for BA Hindi and Sanskrit
8 Course Writer for Comparative Literature,Tamilnadu Open University 2018 Writing Modules for MA Comparative Literature
9 Coordinator & Judge, Bengali, Matribhasa Diwas,2018 2018 Corcordinating & Conducting the program in the University
10 Judge, English poems 2018 Selection of Poems
11 Judge for Children Day 2018 Assessing performance of the children
12 Translator, 2015-2018 Translating Sahitya Akademy Award Winning Novel
13 Adjudicator of MPhil and PhD thesis of Mysore University, EFL University, Osmania University, Dibrug 2013,2015,2016,2017,2018,2019,2020 Evaluation of Thesis
14 Question paper Setter for Pondicherry, Calicut Universty 2016,2017,2018 setting question paper
15 Observer for CBSE NET, NEET Exam 2015,2016,2017,2018 Conduct of smooth Examination
16 Reviewer for Journals 2015,2016,2017 Blind Reviewing of Journal papers

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

S.No Name of the Position (NSS, NCC, Warden etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Warden Since 19/06/2015 Managing and Supervising Bharathidasan Hostel
2 Observer for Students Election 2013, 2016 Conducting Election Smoothly
3 Subject Coordinator for UGC NET 2016-2017 Coordinating for Smooth Run of the Program
4 Resource person for awareness program 2013 Judge for the Awareness Competition
5 Member, Admission Committee,Department of English,PU 2015 Conducting PG Admission
6 Stock verification committee Member 2013 Responsibility includes physical stock of belongings in the dept.
7 Purchase committee Member 2013,2014 Approval of purchase propposal
8 Merit Scholarship Committee Member 2014 Selecting Candidates for the Award
9 Member, Advisory Committee, Equal Opportunity Cell 2018 Giving Feed back and Suggestions for better management
10 Resource Person forpersonal Contact Program, DDE 21.04.2018 & 13.05.2018 Briefing and Clarifying Doubts in English

Collaboration with Institution/Industry

S.No Collaborator Name Designation Institution/Industry Type Nature of Collaboration Period of Collaboration Visits to Collaborating
Institution / Industry
Details of Collaborative Research/Teaching
From Date To Date From Date To Date
1 Dr. Sikhumbuzo R. Mngadi Associate Professor University of Johannesburg,South africa INTERNATIONAL Colaborative 01-01-2016 30-12-2017 13-05-2017 13-07-2017 Both the Collaborators made Exchange visits to the respective Departments ICSSR (India) – NIHSS(South Africa) under Joint Research Project in Social Sciences 2016-2018
2 Prof. Dr. Elmar Schenkel, Professor Leipzig University, Germany INTERNATIONAL Collaborative 01-04-2014 31-12-2015 04-06-2014 30-08-2014 Both the Collaborators made Exchange visits to the respective Departments ICSSR (India) – DFG(Germany) under Joint Research Project in Social Sciences 2014-2015

Faculty Development Programme Attended (Orientation, Refresher, other Short Term Course during the year)

S.No Title of the FDP Organiser Venue Duration From Date To Date Year

Details of Executive Development Prog/Management Development Prog. conducted

S.No Name of the Programme No. of Participants Venue Duration From Date To Date Year Revenue Generated

Participation in IMPESS, IMPRINT, SPARC, STARS, LEAP Programme etc and DSF Funding Programme

S.No IMPRESS/IMPRINT/SPARC/STARS/LEAP/Others Place From Date To Date Year
1 International Online Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Healthcare Technology in Post-COVID-19 Era’ Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 08-08-2020 09-08-2020 2020

Enrolment under ARPIT Programme

S.No Name of the Programme Period of the Programme
From Date To Date