SHAHIN SULTANA A. Professor

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  • Department of Social Work
  • School of Social Sciences & International Studies
  • shahin.samroh@gmail.com

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 M.A. Human Rights and Duties Education University of Madras, Chennai 2007
2 Ph.D Social Work Loyola College, University of Madras, Chennai 2006
3 DECE Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education IGNOU, Delhi 2005
4 PGDHRM Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management Pondicherry University, Puducherry 2001
5 M.Phil Social Work PSG College of Arts & Science, Coimbatore 1999
6 M.A Social Work PSG College of Arts & Science, Coimbatore 1997
7 B.A. English Literature Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore 1995

Area of Specializaion

Medical and Psychiatric Social Work, Social Work with Families and Children, Early Childhood Care and Development, Social Case Work and Counselling, Women and Youth Welfare, Social Policy and Social Welfare Administration

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 Best Teacher Award in Social Work REGIONAL Pondicherry University, Puducherry 2019 Certificate
2 Best Teacher Award in Social Work REGIONAL Pondicherry University, Puducherry 2012 Certificate
3 Senior Research Fellow in Social Work NATIONAL UGC, Govt. of India, Delhi 2005 SRF Fellowship Grant
4 UGC (National Eligibility Test) Examination for Lectureship (Social Work) NATIONAL UGC, Govt. of India, Delhi 2001 Certificate
5 Junior Research Fellow in Social Work NATIONAL UGC, Govt. of India, Delhi 2001 JRF Fellowship Grant
6 University Rank Holder in Post-Graduation (Social Work) REGIONAL Bharathiar University, Coimbatore 1997 Certificate
7 M.R.B. Rao Special Prize for securing the highest marks in Part III English Literature during 1992-94 REGIONAL Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore 1995 Certificate
8 Won a Special Award for (100 %) Attendance for all three years in Graduation (1992-1995) REGIONAL Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore 1995 Certificate
9 University Rank Holder in Graduation (English Literature) REGIONAL Bharathiar University, Coimbatore 1995 Certificate

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Lecturer Department of Social Work C.S.I. Bishop Appasamy College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore
2 Lecturer Department of Social Work (Delhi School of Social Work) University of Delhi, Delhi
3 Senior Lecturer Department of Social Work (Delhi School of Social Work) University of Delhi, Delhi
4 Reader Department of Social Work Pondicherry University, Puducherry
5 Associate Professor Department of Social Work Pondicherry University, Puducherry
6 Professor Department of Social Work Pondicherry University, Puducherry

Research Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution Area of Research
1 Fellow Tamil Nadu Forum for Creche and Child Care Services (TN-FORCES), Dept. of Social Work Loyola College, Chennai Early Childhood Care and Development
2 Junior Research Fellow (UGC) Dept. of Social Work and also associated with Training Programmes of (TN-FORCES) Loyola College, Chennai Early Childhood Care and Development
3 Senior Research Fellow (UGC) Dept. of Social Work and also associated with Training Programmes of (TN-FORCES) Loyola College, Chennai Early Childhood Care and Development

Industry Experience

S.No Designation Company/Corporate Nature of Work
1 Member Nippon Electricals Pvt Ltd, Puducherry Internal Complaints Committee

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

Papers Published in 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 Psychological Well-being and Life Skills among young adults. Navya Antony and Shahin Sultana. A International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research April 2021, Vol 7, Issue 2, Pg 36-39, ISSN:2455-2070 2021 ---
2 Traditional Healing for Children with Learning Disabilities: A Study Hisham. P and Shahin Sultana. A Modern Thamizh Research International Journal Pg No. 228-234 UGC Care Listed (Group-1) Journal 2021 ----
3 Psychological Well-being and Perceived Social Support among Young Adults: Role of Gender Naviya Antony. K and Shahin Sultana. A South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies Vol. XXI No.2 (Pg 75-81), January - June 2021 ISSN: 0972-4613 UGC Listed Journal No. 34425 2021 -----
4 Student Welfare Services in Higher Educational Institution (HEI) in Puducherry: A Study Shahin Sultana. A, Mirshad Rahman T.M, M.Indhumathi, Keerthana,J, Kannadasan, Darshana P.Nair Global Journal for Research Analysis May 2021, (Print ISSN: 2277-8160), UGC Sr.No. 49177 2021 ---
5 Student Welfare Services in Higher Educational Institutions during Global Pandemic: Issues and Challenges Shahin Sultana. A, Mirshad Rahman T.M, Darshana P.Nair, M.Indhumathi, Keerthana,J, Kannadasan Indian Journal of Applied Research May 2021, (Print ISSN: 2249-555X) UGC Sr.No.49333. 2021 ----
6 Psychological Well-Being and Academic Performance of Youth during Covid-19 Mohd Ajam and Shahin Sultana. A NIU International Journal of Human Rights April 2021, ISSN: 2394 – 0298, Vol 8 (IV) UGC Care Journal Group 1 ISSN: 2394-0298 2021 ----
7 Stress, Depression and Gender Differences among School going Adolescents Naviya Antony. K and A. Shahin Sultana Asia Pacific School Psychology Association Journal January 2021, ISSN: 2697-6544 Vol 2, No.1 Page 68-76 2021 -----
8 Children with HIV AIDS during COVID 19 Pandemic: A Case Study Fr. Renny Thomas and A. Shahin Sultana International Journal of Social and Development Concerns March 2021, Special Issue on Social Work during COVID-19: Article 12 Pg 138-148 2021 ---
9 Youth Mental Health and Well-being during COVID-19 Pandemic. Mohd Ajam and Shahin Sultana. A Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies January-March, 2021, Issue.Vol. 19, No. 1 ISSN 0973-8444 2021 --
10 Style and Internet Use in Higher Secondary Students: An Interconnect. Fr Renny Thomas and Shahin Sultana. A Studies in Indian Place Names – SIPN (Vol No. 40, Issue No. 92, (Pg 340-345) March 2020 (ISSN 2394-3114) 2020 ---
11 Role of Assistive Devices in the Autonomy of Orthopaedically Challenged Women in Puducherry District K.T. Anju and Shahin Sultana.A Indian Journal of Applied Research. April 2019, Volume 9 Issue-4 (Pg 11-12) PRINT ISSN No 2249-555X 2019 UGC Sr. No 49333 Index Copernicus IC Value: 86.18
12 Women Street vendors in Kalapet, Puducherry Ashok Alexander and Shahin Sultana. A Contemporary Social Work Journal January 2017, Year 5, Issue 1, (Pg 1-8), (ISSN: 0975-1793) 2017 ---
13 Awareness on Child Abuse among the School Going Adolescent Girls in Puducherry Rhea Cheryl Shivan and Shahin Sultana. A Social Welfare January 2017, Vol.63.No.10 (Pg 7-15), (ISSN: 0037-8038) 2017 ---
14 Family Participation and Quality Experiences Shahin Sultana. A Navtika Journal of Early Childhood Care and Education February 2017, Vol III. No.1 (Pg 37-41), (ISSN - 2348-8824) 2017 ---
15 Livelihood of the Scheduled Tribes in Todays Context Alan Godfrey. A and Shahin Sultana.A De Paul Journal of Scientific Research March 2017, Vol 4 Issue 1 (Pg 60-70), (ISSN: 2394-4412: E-ISSN: 2394-2509) 2017 ---
16 Influence of Early Reading Practices in the Academic Life of College Students Sujitha.T and Shahin Sultana. A International Journal for Research and Development January – February 2016, Volume 3, No.5, (Pg 51-53) (ISSN:2321-3434) 2016 ---
17 Provision of Civic Facilities Under the National Policy on Urban Street Vendors: An Imperative Requirement for the Municipal Market Vendors of Puduche Ashok Alexander and Shahin Sultana. A Paripex – Indian Journal of Research April 2016, Volume: 5, Issue:4, (Pg 17-19) (ISSN-2250-1991) Impact Factor – 5.215 (Index Copernic 2016 ---
18 Transgender Children and their Psychosocial Challenges: Perspectives for Interventions Shahin Sultana. A South Asian Journal of Participative Development January-June 2016, Vol- 16 No- 1, (Pg 31-35), (ISSN: 0976-2701) 2016 ---
19 Contribution of Asha towards maternal health: A Study conducted at Borio Block, Sahibganj District, Jharkhand Alan Godfrey. A and Shahin Sultana.A DEEKSHA Bi-annual Journal of Social Work July 2016, Vol. 14 No-2 (Pg 10-16), (ISSN 2250-3919) 2016 ---
20 National Youth Policy of India - 2014: Retrospect and Prospect Shahin Sultana. A South Asian Journal of Socio-Political Studies January-June 2015, Vol. XV No.2 (Pg 34-39), (ISSN 0972-4613) 2015 ---
21 The Scope of Social Work Practice in Disaster Management in India: An Overview Uma Devi. K and Shahin Sultana. A Annamalai International Journal of Business Studies and Research April 2015, (Pg 156-164), (ISSN: 0975-749X) 2015 ---
22 Social Problems of Tribals in Aralam Resettlement Area in Kerala: Implications for Social Work Practice Remya Madanan and Shahin Sultana. A International Journal for Research and Development March-April 2015, (Pg 57-62) (ISSN: 2321-3434). 2015 ---
23 Understanding the locale of Young Children (0-6 years) in changing Family Milieu – Measures to safeguard them Shahin Sultana. A Social Action – Lead theme Rights of Children: Attainments and Challenges October – December 2015, Volume 65, No.4 (Pg 360-373) (ISSN 0037-7627) 2015 ---
24 Psycho-social problems of Transgender in Coimbatore Mirhsad Rahman. T.M. and Shahin Sultana. A Social Vision July-September 2015, Volume 2, Issue 2, (Pg 147- 154) (ISSN 2349-0519) 2015 ---
25 A Critical Exploration of National Youth Policy of India – 2003 and 2014 Shahin Sultana. A Indian Journal of Sustainable Development, - Lead Theme – Youth and Sustainable Development July 2015, Volume 1 Issue 2 (Pg 13-22), (ISSN 2394-7675) 2015 ---
26 Early Interventions in Disability Management: How can it influence Child and Family well-being? Shahin Sultana. A LISSAH (Loyola Institute of Social Sciences and Health) Journal – Lead Theme – Disability Management July 2015, Volume 1, Issue 2, (Pg 29-43), (ISSN: 2349-8382) 2015 ---
27 Women with Disability: A waiting a ‘Coming Out’ Anju. K.T. and Shahin Sultana. A Journal of Research, Extension and Development April 2015, Vol. 3, No.8, (Pg 31-33), (ISSN: 2319-1899). 2015 ---
28 Social Exclusion among Elderly: Analysis on Ambedkar’s Humanistic Perspective Boban, K.K. and Shahin Sultana. A Rajagiri Journal of Social Development June 2014, Volume 6, Number 1, (Pg 50 – 64) (ISSN: 0973-3086). 2014 ---
29 Status of Community-Based Disaster Risk Management published in Cuddalore District of Tamil Nadu Uma Devi. K and Shahin Sultana. A Journal of Research, Extension and Development August 2014, Vol.2, No.12 (Pg 92-96) (ISSN: 2319 – 1899). 2014 ---
30 Envisioning Yoga therapy as a stride towards Successful Ageing Boban, K.K. and Shahin Sultana. A Artha Journal of Social Sciences 13(1) 2014, (Pg 25-39) (ISSN 0975-329). 2014 ---
31 Day Care Centres for Working Women: Do they really empower them? Shahin Sultana. A Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies October-December 2014, Vol. 12, No. 4, (Pg 6195-6204) (ISSN: 0973-8444), NAAS rating 3.23. 2014 NAAS rating 3.23.
32 Well-being of Adolescents – The Missing Link and ways to strengthen them Shahin Sultana. A Indian Journal of Youth Affairs December 2013, (Pg 82-84) (ISSN: 0970-4337). 2013 ---
33 Children’s Participation in School Libraries: A Study among School Students in Puducherry Sujitha.T and Shahin Sultana. A SELP Journal of Social Science, Vol. IV, Special Issue – Growth Perspective of Social Work Profession in the Changing Scenario October 2013, (Pg 403-406) (ISSN: 0975-9999). 2013 ---
34 Stress among Special School Teachers of Puducherry Mirhsad Rahman. T.M. and Shahin Sultana. A SELP Journal of Social Science, Vol. IV, Special Issue – Growth Perspective of Social Work Profession in the Changing Scenario October 2013, (Pg 268-274) (ISSN: 0975-9999). 2013 ---
35 Successful Ageing-in-place: A Gerontological Social Work Perspective Boban, K.K. and Shahin Sultana. A Social Work Journal June 2013, Volume 4 (1), (Pg) (ISSN 0976-5484). 2013 ---
36 Scope of Grounded Theory in strengthening Social Research Remya Madanan and Shahin Sultana. A Perspectives in Social Work April and August 2013, (Pg 79-92) (ISSN – 09745114). 2013 ---
37 Dalits in Catholic Church of South India: Dimensions of Discrimination Justin P. Jose, Vinod C.V and Shahin Sultana. A Voice of Dalit January-June 2013, Volume 6 (Pg 99-115) [ISSN: 0974-3545] [E-ISSN: 0976-3929]. 2013 ---
38 How Social Case Work benefits both the Learner and the Teacher Educator? Shahin Sultana. A Jharkhand Journal of Development and Management Studies October – December 2011, Volume – 9 No. 4 (Pg 4601-4611). (ISSN 0973 – 8444) 2011 NAAS rating 3.23.
39 Scope of Social Work in a School Setting Shahin Sultana. A Perspectives in Social Work April and August 2010, (Vol. No. 25, 1& 2), (Pg 39-46) (ISSN-09745114) 2010 ---
40 Developing Reading, Writing and Oral language in a Classroom setting: Perspectives for Intervention Shahin Sultana. A Navtika Journal of Early Childhood Care and Education Feb-April 2010, Vol X, No.1 (Pg) (ISSN - 2348-8824) 2010 ---
41 Maternal Mortality: A Gross Violation of Women’s Right to Health Shahin Sultana. A Women’s Link. October – December 2007, Vol. 13, No. 4, (Pg No.24-29) (ISSN 2229-6409) 2007 ---
42 Quality in Early Childhood Care and Education – Are we really concerned Shahin Sultana. A Social Welfare September 2006, Vol. No 53, No.6. (Pg) (ISSN: 0037-8038) 2006 ---
43 Commercialization of Early Childhood Education Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Journal of School Social Work January 2005, Volume 1, Issue 8.(Pg 19-22) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2005 ---
44 The Role of the Social Worker in rehabilitating women and children in the ‘Tsunami’ tragedy Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Social Welfare March 2005, Vol.51, No.12, (Pg 16-18) (ISSN: 0037-8038) 2005 ---
45 To compare is to destroy Shahin Sultana. A Journal of School Social Work June 2005, Volume II, Issue 01. (Pg 11-14) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2005 ---
46 Enhancing Knowledge about AIDS among College Students Shahin Sultana. A Social Welfare November 2004, Vol 51. No.8, (Pg 37-39) (ISSN: 0037-8038) 2004 ---
47 Earlier the Better- Nurturing Human Values in Children Lets Put an end to Admission Anxieties Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Journal of School Social Work October 2004, Volume 1, Issue 5. (Pg 9-12) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2004 ---
48 The Pre-School Teacher Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Journal of School Social Work September 2004, Volume 1, Issue 4. (Pg 15-17) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2004 ---
49 Moral Science – Value Education in SchoolsEarlier the Better- Nurturing Human Values in Children Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Journal of School Social Work August 2004, Volume 1, Issue 3. (Pg 87-89) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2004 ---
50 Lets Put an end to Admission Anxieties Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham, K. Journal of School Social Work June 2004, Volume 1, Issue No.2 (Pg 57-58) (ISSN: 0976-3759) 2004 ---

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 Make in India and Tribal Economy” in Make in India and Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Alan Godfrey. A and Shahin Sultana.A MJP Publishers, Delhi (ISBN: 978-81-8094-436-9). (Pg 277-288) 2017
2 A Study on Psychological Well-being of the Parents of Children with Autism” in Psychological and Sociological development of Adolescents and their i Mirhsad Rahman. T.M. and Shahin Sultana. A Lourdes Tabloid Media Private Limited, Chennai (ISBN:938116402-9). (Pg. 161-167) 2014
3 Confronting Adolescent Turbulences through healthy Reading habits”, in Psychological and Sociological development of Adolescents and their impact in Sujitha.T and Shahin Sultana. A Lourdes Tabloid Media Private Limited, Chennai (ISBN:938116402-9). (Pg. 42-51) 2014
4 Does Effective Conducting and Writing of Case Studies facilitate healthier interventions for Adolescents: A Conceptual Discourse?” in Psychological Shahin Sultana. A Lourdes Tabloid Media Private Limited, Chennai (ISBN:938116402-9). (Pg. 1-9) 2014
5 Status of Maternal Health in India: A National Family Health Survey Analysis Shahin Sultana. A T.R. Publications, Chennai (ISBN 978-81-8286-018-6). (Pg 413-430) 2013
6 Mainstreaming of Social Realism in Children’s Literature”, in Childrens Literature: Truth and Fiction Shahin Sultana. A Jayam Printers, Puducherry (Pg. 174-183) 2013
7 Successful Ageing: Conceptualization & Validation of culturally sensitive oriental model” in Newer concerns of Older Persons Social Work Responses Boban, K.K. and Shahin Sultana. A Niruta Print Solutions, Bangalore (ISBN-978-81-924393-9-6). (Pg 59-74) 2012
8 Promoting mother and Young child friendly communities through Nutrition and Health Opportunities’, ‘Small and Medium Enterprises under Globalisati Shahin Sultana. A Kalpaz Publications, Delhi ISBN:978-81-7835-764-5 (Pg 45-49) 2009
9 A Random Survey of Children engaged in Begging in the North District of NCT of Delhi. Shahin Sultana. A National Institute of Social Defence, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, GOI, New Delhi (Pg. 68-89). 2009
10 Living Dangerously: Migrant Families with Young Children in India – The brunt of the economic upheavals of the 1990’s. Shahin Sultana. A Korean Academy of Social Welfare, South Korea (Pg. 287-305) 2009
11 Sensitizing the right to survival of the female child: Lessons from the TN-FORCES model. In Empowerment of the Weaker Sections in India: Interface of Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K Serials Publications, Delhi ISBN: 8183870473 (Pg 201-209) 2006
12 A Study on Quality in Early Childhood Care and Education in Chennai Corporation Nursery Schools. In Productivity and Quality A Multidisciplinary Persp Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K Tata MC Graw Hill Publishing Company Limited, Delhi ISBN 0-07-061079-7 (Pg. 1061-1073) 2005
13 Right to Adequate Nutrition is a Child’s right too. In Social Problems in India Perspectives for Intervention. Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. Published by Allied Publishers Private Limited, Delhi ISBN 81-7764-708-3 (Pg. 231-240) 2004

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Quality in Early Childhood Care and Education: A Study of Chennai Corporation Nursery Schools A. Shahin Sultana Manak Publications, Delhi financially supported by ICSSR, Delhi 2009 ISBN: 9788178311913
2 A Study on The Dalit Girl Child in Tamil Nadu Shahin Sultana.A and Shanmugavelayutham. K. CHOLAI publication, Tamil Nadu 2004 Non - Governmental Organisation Publication
3 Breast Milk is the best food for the Baby Shanmugavelayutham. K, Bhuvaneswari. M and Shahin Sultana. A TN-FORCES, Dept. of Social Work, Loyola College, Chennai 2002 Dept. of Social Work, Loyola College, Chennai Publication

Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Building capacities of Youth for Positive Mental Health and Well-being Shahin Sultana. A W. Leal Filho et al. (eds.), Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, https://doi.org/10.1007/978 Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2021 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71066-2_145-1
2 Why Women Committing suicides are on the rise? An Analysis of Media Reports Shahin Sultana. A The State of Marginalization and Public Health Issues in India edited by Dr. Shashi Rani and Dr. Wakar Amin Windshield Press, Delhi 2018 978-81-934273-4-7

Edited Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Building Psychosocial Perspective on Disability Experience: Children, Elderly, Mentally Ill Persons and Caregivers Justin Pallickal Jose and Shahin Sultana. A Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany 2012 ISBN 13: 9783847346371

Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 A Study of the Student Welfare Services prevailing in Higher Educational Institutions in the Union Territory of Puducherry Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR), Delhi, Government of India Delhi Ongoing 7,00,000 rupees 2021

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 A National Evaluation Study of Indira Awaas Yojana [A Study of 12 States in Six Zones all across the nation] Planning Commission, Delhi, Government of India 2009-2011 29,32,600 rupees 2014
2 A Study of Delhi University Women’s Association – Centre for Women and Children University of Delhi, Delhi under the Scheme to strengthen R and D Doctoral Research Programme 2008-2009 1,00,000 rupees 2009
3 SOS Kinderdorf – Compare the model’ pilot project in two countries – South Africa and India – The Indian partner to assess the Quality of Institutional Child Care Providers SOS International April – June 2007 1,99,100 rupees 2007

Completed Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Village Assessment Study on selected five villages of Vanur block in Villupuram district, Tamil Nadu M/S Grace Infrastructure Ltd, Puducherry August - November 2018 35,000 rupees 2018
2 ‘Every Child Matters – A Handbook on Quality Early Childhood Education’ NCERT, Delhi, Government of India 2014-2015 Honorarium 2015

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

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

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2019 MSW 11 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
2 2018 MSW 10 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
3 2017 MSW 14 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
4 2016 MSW 11 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
5 2015 MSW 7 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
6 2014 MSW 8 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
7 2013 MSW 7 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
8 2012 MSW 7 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
9 2011 M.PHIL 2 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
10 2011 MSW 6 Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University
11 2010 MSW 1 Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi
12 2009 MSW 4 Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi
13 2007 MSW 1 Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi
14 2005 MSW 1 Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi

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 Sujitha.T. 30-07-2012 R 31194 Impact of Childhood Experiences and Behavioural Patterns among Adolescent Students (with Special Reference to Ernakulam District, Kerala) YES 30-01-2019 YES 12-07-2019
2 Ashok Alexander. P 27-07-2012 PHD 1971 Workplace Challenges of Women Street Vendors in Puducherry District YES 02-08-2018 YES 02-08-2019
3 Anju K.T. 25-08-2011 1100153001 Issues and Challenges of Women with Disabilities of Puducherry District, Union Territory of Puducherry YES 21-11-2019 NO
4 Remya M 25-07-2011 R27277 Tribal Resettlement in Kannur, Kerala with special reference to Aralam YES 20-10-2016 YES 19-02-2018
5 Hisham.P 23-07-2018 1800153002 Perceptions, Beliefs associated with traditional Islamic healing: A Study of Healers in Northern Kerala NO NO
6 Anas S.R. 23-07-2018 1800153001 Faith and Development in Social Work Practice: A Study onthe NGO Interventions NO NO
7 Justin P. Jose 2011 Women with Non-Dominant Identities in India: Validation of a Psychosocial Model of Social Exclusion YES 27-2-2014 YES 09-2-2015
8 K.K.Boban 2011 Successful Ageing Conceptualising and Validating a Culturally Sensitive Model for India YES 11-03-2015 YES 25-01-2017
9 K. Uma Devi 2011 Children’s Participation in Disaster Risk Reduction: A Study With Special Reference to Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu YES 20-09-2016 YES 07-04-2018
10 Mohd Ajam 18-12-2019 1900153010 Public Health in Social Work Practice NO NO
11 Navya Antony 16-05-2018 1800153003 Life Skills Training : A Study on Depression, Anxiety and Stress NO NO
12 Fr. Renny Thomas 08-08-2019 1900153005 Quality of Life of Institutionalised Children with HIV AIDS NO NO
13 Nafeesath Sabida 08-05-2019 1800153006 Indigenous Treatment for Snake bite in Kerala: A Study about experience of patients, families and practitioners NO NO
14 Muhammad Nafih. KM 08-05-2019 1800153005 Role of Youth in Disaster Management: A Study of Kerala Floods NO NO
15 Akhitha K. Raghu 07-08-2019 1900153004 A Study on Risky Behaviours among Adoloscent students NO NO
16 Alan Godfrey 04-03-2015 R 37360 Determinants of Maternal Health in a Tribal Community at Kodaikanal YES 24-11-2017 YES 07-05-2018
17 Mirshad Rahman. T.M 03-10-2012 1824 Understanding Child Sexual Abuse among School Going Adolescents in Puducherry District YES 31-05-2018 YES 26-04-2019

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

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 “Balancing for better health to women survivors with cancer” World Cancer Day Programme Regional Cancer Centre, Department of Medical Oncology, JIPMER, Puducherry Regional Level 16th March, 2019 16th March, 2019 2019
2 Intergenerational Bonding and Elderly” National Seminar on Elderly wellbeing and Inter-generational bonding” National Institute of Social Defence and Dept. of Social Work at Madras School of Social Work, Chenn National level 15th March 2019 15th March 2019 2019
3 Women in Public Sector forum - Guest of Honour Address International Women’s Day Programme Women in Public Sector forum at Neyveli Lignite Corporation, Neyveli Regional Level 8th March, 2019 8th March, 2019 2019
4 Social Work in Health Care Settings: Nature, Challenges and Opportunities Refresher Programme for faculty in Social Sciences UGC-HRDC at Pondicherry University, Puducherry National Level 4th March, 2019 4th March, 2019 2019
5 Scope of Social Work Practice in Family Well-being National Level Seminar on Growing Distance between families due to modern technology PG Department of Social Work, St Joseph’s College of Arts and Science, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu National level 12th February, 2019 12th February, 2019 2019
6 Child Development: Prospects and Challenges as Chief Guest National Brainobrain Competition Annual Ceremony Brain O Brain, Puducherry Regional Level 3rd, February, 2019 3rd, February, 2019 2019

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year

Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 International Womens Day Celebrations Pondicherry Human Rights and Welfare Organisation Seminar Hall, SSSIS, Pondicherry University. University Level 07-04-2017 07-04-2017 2017
2 Programme on Accessible Puducherry – 2016 a Step towards Inclusion Satya Special School, Puducherry Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University Regional 21-10-2016 21-10-2016 2016
3 A One Day International Workshop on Disability Advocacy and Current Trends in Inclusion of the Child Satya Special School, Puducherry Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University International 22-03-2016 22-03-2016 2016
4 A Three day Capacity Building Workshop for Master Trainers in Early Childhood Care and Education National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT, Delhi) Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University Regional 09-11-2016 11-11-2016 2016
5 The National Youth Day Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry Univers Seminar Hall, SSSIS, Pondicherry University University Level 29-01-2016 29-01-2016 2016
6 One day Awareness Programme on “International Suicide Prevention Week State Mental Health Authority, Govt. of Puducherry and Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research In Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University University Level 28-09-2015 28-09-2015 2015
7 Financial Management and Raising Capital for SC/ST youth in Puducherry “ for aspiring entrepreneur Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University Regional 28-01-2015 28-01-2015 2015
8 Advocacy and Lobbying for Professional Social Workers FORYOUCHILD, Chennai. Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University University Level 26-08-2014 26-08-2014 2014
9 National Consortium on Emerging Trends in Early Childhood Care and Development Honeycombs Junior, Puducherry. Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University National Level 04-04-2014 04-04-2014 2014
10 Rights and Entitlements of SC/ST under various welfare schemes launched by the State and Central Gov Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Convention cum Cultural Centre, Pondicherry University Regional Level 14-02-2013 15-02-2013 2013
11 Two day Workshop on Micro Skills training in Research and Statistics Research Colloquium, Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University University Level 08-05-2012 09-05-2012 2012

Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

S.No Name of the Position Agency/Organisation Duration Nature of Duties

Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

S.No Name of the Body/Society Nature of Affiliation Year
1 Medical Social Workers Association, India Member (2019 onwards) 2019
2 Puducherry Professional Social Workers Forum, Puducherry. Vice-President (2018 onwards) 2018
3 Indian School Psychology Association (InSPA) Puducherry, India Member (2017 onwards) 2017
4 Social Work Forum, PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, India Member (2016 onwards) 2016
5 Service and Research Institute on Families and Children, Chennai, India Member (2014 onwards) 2014
6 Association for Early Childhood Education and Development, (AECED), Mumbai, India Life Member (2014 onwards) 2014
7 National Association for Professional Social Workers in India (NAPSWI) Life Member (2013 onwards) 2013
8 Indian Society of Professional Social Work (ISPSW), India Life Member (2012 onwards) 2012
9 Delhi School of Social Work Society, Delhi, India Member (2005 onwards) 2005
10 Professional Social Workers Association, Chennai, India Member (2002 onwards) 2002

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Dean, Students Welfare, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. 27th May 2019 till date To oversee the welfare of the entire students of Pondicherry University
2 Assistant Dean (i/c), Students Welfare, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. November 9, 2017 till May 26th 2019 To oversee the welfare of the entire students of Pondicherry University
3 Head (i/c), Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University, Puducherry July 21, 2017 - June 1, 2018 To oversee the Academic/Non-Academic/ Students Welfare/Extension activites of the Dept
4 Head, Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University, Puducherry Head - July 16, 2014 –July 20, 2017 To oversee the Academic/Non-Academic/ Students Welfare/Extension activites of the Dept
5 Co-ordinator, PG Diploma in Industrial Relations and Labour Laws, Dept of Social Work July 16, 2014 – May 9, 2017 To oversee the Academic/Non-Academic/ Students Welfare admitted for the Programme
6 Co-ordinator, Pondicherry University Day Care Centre and Pre-Primary School Head - July 16, 2014 –July 20, 2017 To oversee the Academic/Non-Academic/ Students Welfare/Extension activites of the Centre
7 Honorary Director, Centre for Children & Adolescent Well-being, DSSW, University of Delhi August 2010 till February 5th 2011 To oversee the Children and Adoloscent Wellbeing, Welfare and Extension activites of the Centre

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

S.No Name of the Position (NSS, NCC, Warden etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites

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

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
1 Six Days International Webinar (Short Term) on Social Work Profession in Geriatric care- Current Roles, Challenges and Emerging Trends Heritage Foundation, Hyderabad, India Virtual Mode 6 Days 28 - 30 July, 2021 3-5 August, 2021 2021
2 Half day Workshop on Internationationalisation of Curriculum University of Delhi, Delhi under RISHII and Erasmus + Programme of the European Union Virtual Mode Half Day 17-07-2021 17-07-2021 2021
3 Eight Day National Workshop on “Statistical Analysis for Business Research” Department of Management Studies, School of Management, Pondicherry University SOM Lecture Hall Complex, Pondicherry University, Puducherry 8 days 03-01-2018 10-01-2018 2018
4 One Week Training of Trainers on School Psychology Dept. of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. Dept. of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. 7 days 03-01-2018 10-01-2018 2018
5 Eight Day National Workshop on “Statistical Analysis for Business Research” Department of Management Studies, School of Management, Pondicherry University SOM Lecture Hall Complex, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. 8 days 03-01-2018 10-03-2018 2018
6 One Day Workshop on Accessibility – A Catalyst for InclusionOne Day Workshop on “The Power of Roles: A Social Role Valorization Orientation” (Ce Dept of Social Work in collaboration with Satya Special School, Puducherry Auditorium, CCE, Pondicherry University 1 day 15-09-2017 15-09-2017 2017
7 One Day Workshop on “The Power of Roles: A Social Role Valorization Orientation” (Certificate of Professional Development) Hans Foundation, Keystone Institute, India The Banyan Academy of Leadership in Mental Health [BALM], Chennai. 1 day 17-11-2017 17-11-2017 2017
8 One Week Training of Trainers on School Psychology Dept. of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. Dept. of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry. 7 days 14-11-2016 19-11-2016 2016
9 Two Day Training Programme on “Sexual Harassment, Know where the line is” The Sexual Harassment Prevention Committee and The Training Cell, Pondicherry University Council Hall, Pondicherry University. 2 days 07-04-2016 08-04-2016 2016
10 One Day “International Workshop on Disability Advocacy and Current Trends in Inclusion of Children with Special Needs (CWSN) Satya Special School in association with the Dept. of Social Work, Pondicherry University Auditorium, CCE, Pondicherry University, Puducherry 1 day 22-04-2016 22-04-2016 2016
11 Three days Regional Consultative Workshop on Psychosocial care for children in difficult circumstances Dept. of Psychiatric Social Work, NIMHANS, Bangalore in association with Terre des Hommes Netherland Dept. of Psychiatric Social Work, NIMHANS, Bangalore 3 days 08-04-2015 10-04-2015 2015
12 One Day Workshop on “Implementation of Research Projects” Directorate of Research, Pondicherry University EC Hall, Pondicherry University 1 day 26-04-2013 26-04-2013 2013
13 Three day Regional Planning Workshop “Towards a new humanity: leading transformative social change for a thriving world” Integral Rural Development, Auroville Consulting, TDC, Auroville, Lavenir D Auroville and PondyCAN. Unity Pavilion, Auroville 3 days 30-11-2012 02-12-2012 2012
14 Five Day Refresher Master Trainer Training Programme under the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, tuberculosis and Malaria Round -7, Counselling component Dept. of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi Dept. of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi 5 days 22-02-2010 26-02-2010 2010
15 Twelve Days Induction Programme TOT Workshop on HIV/AIDS Counselling held under the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, tuberculosis and Malaria Round -7, Coun Dept. of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi Dept. of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi 12 days 09-06-2009 20-06-2009 2009
16 Two day National training Workshop on ‘Food Security and Health Promotion: Approaches and Strategies’ Rural Development Unit, Department of Research Indian Social Institute, New Delhi 2 days 27-04-2007 28-04-2007 2007
17 One Month UGC-ASC UGC Sponsored Orientation Course CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi. CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi. 30 days 03-04-2006 03-05-2006 2006
18 Three days Training of Trainers for Community Leaders’ organized by Universalisation of Elementary Education (U.E.E.) Mission, Delhi D.I.E.T., Moti Bagh, New Delhi 3 days 9th March 11th March 2006
19 Two days Qualitative Research in Social Sciences Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi. Dept. of Social Work, University of Delhi. 2 days 30th March 31st March 2005
20 Twelve Days Summer Programme on Data Analysis in Social Sciences (SPSS) and Package for Qualitative Data Analysis ICSSR, New Delhi and Organised by TISS, Mumbai. TISS, Mumbai 12 days 19th April 30th April 2004

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 IMPRESS Union Territory of Puducherry 01-09-2019 31-03-2021 2021

Enrolment under ARPIT Programme

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