Faculty of Department of: Home Science                                                                

Prof. Rajni Dhingra

Dr. Neeru Sharma

Dr. Sarika Manhas

Dr. Samridhi Arora

Dr. Shashi Manhas


                                                                                                                                                           

1.    Name Of The Faculty Member: Prof. Rajni Dhingra

2.    Designation: Professor

3.    Educational Qualification: Ph.D     

4.    Have You Qualified?

                                     Not Applicable

NET                Yes/No

SLET              Yes/No 

5.     

i) Work experience in years in the University of Jammu:

Lecturer 

12 years

Reader   

03 years

Professor  

04 years 11 Months

ii)Teaching /Research Experience (In Years) In Any Other Educational Institution/University - 8 months in Delhi University

 

iii) Work Experience Other Than Teaching And Research (In Years)- No

 

6.    Have You Undergone Any Formal/Informal Training In The Use Of Computers, Internet, Audio Visual Aids?

Yes

v     Basic computer Course (1986)

v     Basic Computer Refresher course in Computer Applications (UGC Sponsored)

v     Preparation and use of AV aids is a part of communication technology course of Home Science curricula.

v     Preparation and use of Power Point presentations (Course conducted by DOEACC, JU)

 

7.    Give Details Of The Training And Development Programmes Attended In The Last Five Years (Orientation/ Refresher Course/Any Other)

Name Of The Programme          Date                  Organized By

Capacity building of women managers in higher education, UGC sponsored  (2005)

 

8.    Give Details Of The Seminars/Conferences/Workshops Attended In The Last Five Years.

Annexure I

 

9.    Have You Organized Any Seminar/Workshop/Conference In The Capacity Of President/Secretary/ Any Other During The Last Five Years? Give Details

Annexure II

 

10. Have You Served As A Resource Person In Workshops/ Seminars/ Conferences/ Training Programmes During The Last Five Years? Provide Details.

Annexure II

 

11.    What Are The Thrust Areas Of Your Research?

Human Development, Early Childhood Care And Education, Gender Issues-Reproductive Health Of Adolescent Girls And Women, Schooling And Development.

 

12. Give Details Of Research Projects Completed and/or Ongoing Projects During The Last Five Years.

Annexure III

 

13. Have You Been Involved In National/International Collaborations In The Last Five Years? If Yes, Give Details.

 

o       NIPCCD, Delhi

o       IMPA (Jammu and Srinagar)

o       Various local and National non-government organizations.

o       Centre for Adult and Continuing Education, University of Jammu.

o       ICSSR, New Delhi

o       NIEPPA, New Delhi

o       DIET, Social Welfare Department etc.

 

 

14. Give Details Of Books, Research Papers, Abstracts, Proceedings, Thesis Etc. Published During The Last Five Years, Giving Details Of Papers Published In Referred Journals Only Separately.  Also Mention The Citation Index And Impact Factor.

Annexure IV

15.    Have you generated any patents in the last five years? Give details.

                              No

 

16. Please Provide A List Of Scholars Who Have Qualified Ph.D Under Your Guidance In The Last Five Years And The List Of Scholars Being Guided By You At Present.

Qualified Ph.D:

o       Dr. Anamika Baru

o       Dr. Bharti Prabhakar

o       Dr. Aruna Dubey

o       Dr. Nidhi Kohli

o       Dr. Shashi Manhas

o       Dr. Sarika Manhas

 

 

 

 

 

Being Guided:

 

Name Of Scholar

Title

Status

Date Of Registration

Vaishali Arora

Knowledge & Acceptance By Self: A Study Of Children Affected By Militancy In J&K

Whole Time

01/10/2002

Neetu Sethi

Academic Interaction With Parents & Teachers As A Function Of School Performance Of Children

Whole Time

01/10/2003

Asiya Mushtaq

Health Status And Awareness Among Affluent Primary School Children ( A Comparative Study  Of Jammu & Srinagar District)

Whole Time

01/10/2003

Manpreet Kaur

A Study Of Knowledge, Attitude And Practices Related To Reproductive Health Among Tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent Girls 

Part Time

01/10/2004

Aroosa Dijoo

Assessment Of Welfare Programmes For Children & Women In Armed Conflict (A Study Of Voluntary Organizations In Kashmir)

Whole Time

01/10/2004

Anupa Sharma

Cognitive Development Of Young Children : A Study  Of Stimulation At Home & Anganwadi Centre

Whole Time

01/10/2007

Nitu Sharma

Divergent Thinking Ability In School Children: Assessment Of Available Opportunities.

Whole Time

01/04/2008

Iesha Sharma

Evaluation Of Non Formal Preschool Education Component Of Integrated Child Development Service Scheme In Jammu And Samba Districts Of J&K State.

Whole Time

Applied For Registration

 

17. Have You Received Any Award/Recognition For Teaching/ Research /Any Other During The Last Five Years? If Yes, Please Provide Details.

No

18. Have You Made Any Contribution Towards Development/Change In Courses During Last Five Years? If Yes, Give Details.

 

As Convenor, Board Of Studies In Home Science, I Have Made Efforts For Systematic Revisions Of U.G And P.G Curricula On An Yearly Basis. In 2002, All Home Science Courses Were Revised As Per The UGC National Frame Work Curriculum. During Later Years After Its Adoption, All The Courses Are Being Reframed And Revised As A Continuous Process. Major Revision Of U.G. & P.G Courses is being undertaken presently (2008).

 

19. What Innovations In Teaching-Learning Process Have You Introduced In The Last Five Years?

*      Classroom environment made more student friendly.

*      EQ based interventions in the class to improve motivational factors for better acceptability of the teacher and the subject matter. Personal counselling and encouraging students for personality development through self introspection are important inputs in this context

*      Use of OHP, computer and internet in classroom teaching

*      Use of other Audio-Visual aids like instructional materials published by UNICEF, NCERT, NIPCCD etc.

*      Activities such as field visits, relating theory with context and preparation of documents like files from newspaper clippings of related topics etc.

 

20.    Give The Broad Areas Of Consultancy Services Provided By You During The Last Five Years. Give Details Of The Nature Of Consultancy Services And Finances Generated.

Ø                           Consultancy has been provided in the following areas mainly for pre-schools / schools.

Ø        Planning for setting up preschool/ day care centres.

Ø        Programmes run by pre-schools/ schools for young children

Ø        Parent involvement and support

Ø        Empowerment strategies for teachers

Ø        Finances have been generated in terms of sponsorship money from schools etc. for organizing workshops/ holding seminars etc.

 

21. In Which Areas Will Your Expertise Be Available For Consultancy Services In The Future?

         Mainly for

v        Setting up centres for Early Childhood Development

v        Starting Programmes for women, adolescents and early groups

v        Children with special needs, disadvantaged groups

22. Have You Made Any Contribution Towards Placement Of Students?

Ø      By making the students aware about various vacant positions.

Ø      By organizing informal group meetings in classrooms/department for discussion regarding entrepreneurship development

Ø      Departments’ placement committee has been activated and a list of jobs available in the stream and procedure for applying for the same is being prepared.

Ø      Networking with GO’s and NGO’s and other agencies for creating awareness regarding potential of home Science.

Ø      Inviting Personnel From Industry/ Banks/ Government Agencies For Resource Networking 

 

23. Have You Contributed Towards Activation Of Alumni Network?

Yes, a list of alumni is prepared & updated every year.

24. Have You Made Any Contribution Towards The Extension Activities Of The Department? If Yes, Please Provide Details.

Annexure V

 

-   Recording on radio and Doordarshan programmes

-    Organized various workshops and seminars in collaboration with various state level and national governmental and non- governmental organizations

-    Organized intervention programmes and recreational activities for vulnerable section.

o       Tribal (Gujjar) women

o       Children with special needs

o       Aged people

o       Deprived women and children

 

25. Give Details Of The Contribution Made By You Towards Departmental/ University Activities Other Than Teaching And Research.

o     As Head of the Department I have been involved in administrative duties since 1999 till date (2009).

o       Instrumental in proposing and getting sanctioned the centre for Early Childhood Development in P.G. Department of Home Science.

o       Convenor, Board of Studies, Home Science since 2001

o       Member Selection committee PAU, SKAUST, NIPCCD

o       Member, Re-accreditation committee formed to report CFQA to NAAC

o       Coordinator , Diploma Course In Preprimary Education Under MJSS Scheme (2005-06 & 2006-07) & Acted As A Resource Person In The Programme

 

26. Give Details Of Any Other Position Held And Committees Served On At The Departmental And University Level During The Last Five Years.

-          Member Advisory Committee for University Guest house

-          Have Been Member, Campus Sports Committee & Campus Cultural Committee

-          Have Been Member, Hospitality Committees For Conferences & Seminars.

-          Member Organizing Committee , 1st & 3rd J&K Science Congress

-          Convenor Of All Departmental Committees.

 

Annexure I

Conferences/ Seminars/ Workshops

Attended/ Paper Presented

1)     Attended And  Presented  A  Paper   Entitled “Diet  And Holistic Health” In The National Seminar On  Yoga, Ayurveda  And Naturopathy For  Positive  And Holistic  Health,  Held  On 29-31st  January, 2002  In The University  Of  Jammu.

 

2)     Attended  Training  Programme  In HIV-AIDS  Counselling (State Level       Trainers Training) 4-7th March, 2002  Organized  By J&K State  AIDS        Prevention And Control  Society  In  Collaboration With  TISS, Mumbai.

 

3)     Participated In A Workshop On “Politics Of Identity” Organized By Centre For Strategic Studies, University Of Jammu, During Feb. 14-15th 2003.

 

4)     Participated In A Conference Organized By State Commission For Women In Collaboration With J&K State Social Welfare Board And Spoke On The Topic “Healthy Women – Happy Family” On 13th March, 2003.

 

5)     Participated In WHO Sponsored Workshop On “Disaster Management”         Organized At Govt. Medical College, Jammu, On 14-16th March, 2003

 

6)     Attended A Seminar On The Theme “Families In Conflict Situation” Organized By Department Of Sociology, University Of Jammu And Presented A Paper Titled “Families At Cross-Roads” On 9-10th May 2003.

 

7)     Acted As Chief Resource Person In The Workshop Organized On “The Art Of Healthy And Productive Living” By Army School, Nagrota, 16th July 2003.

 

8)     Attended UGC Golden Jubilee Seminar Held In University Of Jammu And        Presented A Paper Entitled “Towards Excellence In Higher Education”, 20- 22nd Oct. 2003

 

9)     Attended International Conference On Yoga And Presented A Paper “Yoga For Better Mental Health” On 13-15th Nov. 2003.

 

10)   Participated In One Day Conference “Peace As A Goal” Organized By Young’s India And Aaalav And Presented A Paper Entitled “Effect Of Terrorism On Women  & Children” January 2004.

 

11) Acted As Chief Resource Person In Parent Interaction And Counseling Programme In K.C. International School, 12th January 2004.

 

12) Acted As Chairperson For Three Days Workshop For Lecturers/ Teachers Teaching Home Science At +2 Stage Organized by State Board Of School Education, Rehari Colony Jammu From 14th -16th June ‘2004.

 

13) Attended A Seminar In NIPCCD, New Delhi On Integrated Child Development Scheme, 19th -21st July 2007.

 

14) Participated in the University Grants Commission Sponsored “Capacity Building Programmes for Women Managers in Higher Education” From 10th -15th Feb, 05, Organized by Centre for Women’s Studies, University Of Jammu.

 

15) Delivered Lecture On Topic “Children, Young People And HIV-AIDS.” (22nd   May 2006) as Part of NSS Activities.

 

16) Delivered A Lecture On The Topic “ Entrepreneurship Development For Home Science Students “ In A Seminar Organized By Department Of Home Science (CRM& E) Parade College In 2005  

 

17) Attended Workshop At NIPCCD, New Delhi To Finalize Module On ECCE For Care Givers 19th-20 Feb 2008 And Acted As Convenor In One Of The Sessions

 

18) Attended Course Writers Meet At IGNOU ,New Delhi 1-2 Feb 2008

 

19) Attended & Acted As Chairperson In One Of The Session Of The 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu (26th-28th Feb’ 08)

 

20) Attended One Day Advisory Meeting Held at NCERT, New Delhi On “Status of Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) In States/ Union Territories”.28th August, 2008.

 

21)   Delivered Lectures (03) In UGC Sponsored Orientation Course For College And University Lectures Organized By Jammu University, 17th, 19th And 24th March, 2008.

 

22) Delivered Two Lectures on the Topic “Perspectives in ECCE’’ For Master Level Teachers at State Institute of Education, Jammu 17th January’ 2009.

 

Other Activities

1.      Popular Lectures Delivered – 15

 

 

2.      Radio And T.V. Programmes (Hello Sakhi, Angana, Teacher Training Programme)

 

3.      Live Counselling Sessions On Radio For IGNOU)

 

 

4.        Newspaper Articles  - 10

 

 

Annexure II

Conferences/ Seminars/ Workshops

Organized

1.      Coordinated a Programme and Acted as Resource Person In Two Days Orientation Course for Anganwadi Workers and School Teachers in January, 2002 Organized in Collaboration with Young’s India Social Welfare Organization.

 

2.     Organized A Three Day Orientation Course On ECCE From 10th-12th January, 2002   For The Teachers Of Tiger Nursery School, Jammu Cantt

 

3.      Convener, two day Seminar On “Children In Difficult Circumstances” With  Special Focus On Children Affected By Militancy During Feb.18-19th 2002  organized By P.G.Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu, Jammu In Collaboration with Viraj Kala Kendra (NGO)

 

4.      Organized an Interactive Session On The Theme “Schooling In The Early Years Of Life” On May 10th 2003. Convener for the Four Task Forces Formed by Vice Chancellor, University Of Jammu To Review Schooling in Jammu (Meetings Held On 29th And 31st May; 5th And 6th June’ 2003).

 

5.      Organized And Acted As Resource Person In WWF Sponsored Extension Programme On The Theme “Water – The Elixir Of Life” In Anganwadi Training Centre, New Plot, Jammu On 12 - 13th Sept. 2003

 

6.      Organized One Day Programme as Part of Celebrations Of “Girl Child Week - Meena Day” On 23rd Sept. 2003 In Collaboration With Young’s India Social Welfare Organization.

 

7.      Organized Four Meetings Of The Task Force Constituted By Jammu University To Review Quality Of School Education In Jammu.

 

8.      Convener, Seminar On Role Of Voluntary Organization In The Development Of Women & Children Organized By P.G.Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu, Jammu In Collaboration With National Institute Of Public Cooperation & Child Development (NIPCCD), New Delhi at Hotel Asia on 29th -30th September’ 2004.

 

9.      Organized ITCO Workshop In P.G. Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu From 5th-7th February, 2007

 

10. Organized Parent Interaction Programme In P.G. Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu On 4th June, 2007.

 

11. Organized A One Day Programme On “Role Of Media In Portrayal Of              Disabled” In P.G. Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu  On 6th  June,2007.

 

12. Organized A One Day Programme On “Industry Varsity Partnership- Banking”  In P.G. Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu  On  7th June,2007.

Annexure III
Research Projects
Project Director
Name of Project
Duration
Funding
Amount (Rs)
Status
Prof. Rajni Dhingra
Parental Beliefs Related To Schooling among Young Children
2 years
UGC grant
25,000
Completed
Prof. Rajni Dhingra
Reproductive Health Status & Awareness among Tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent Girls
2 years
ICSSR
2, 74,000
Completed
Prof. Rajni Dhingra
Quick Appraisal of Supplementary Nutrition Program under ICDS in Jammu District
3 months
NIPCCD
10,000
Completed
Prof. Rajni Dhingra
Monitoring Of ICDS Programme (Jammu Province)
3 Years 
Department Of Women & Child Development, GOI through NIPCCD
1.74 lakhs per annum
Ongoing
 
 
List Of Research Reports Prepared & Edited

 

 

1.      Children in Difficult Circumstances. Seminar Report, 2002.

 

2.      Schooling in Early Years of Life. Report on Interactive Session held on          10.05.2003.

 

3.      Compiled two compendiums (Abstracts of Research Studies conducted in P.G. Department of Home Science).

           4.      Report Restoring “The Joy Of Lost Childhood” – 2003. Submitted to University of Jammu.

 

5.      ICSSR Project Report entitled “Towards Ensuring Better Reproductive            Health for Tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent Girls (2007).

             6.      Quick Appraisal of Supplementary Nutrition Program under ICDS in Jammu District. Sponsored By National Institute Of Public Cooperation & Child Development. January’ 2008. 

 

Annexure IV

 Publications in Journals/ Books

 

1.      Dhingra, R. (2002). “Reproductive Health Rights of Women in Jammu”, Reflections, J&K State Resource Center, University Of Kashmir.

 

2.      Baru, A. And Dhingra, R. (2003). “Social Status of Childless Couples in Three Ecological Settings”. The Anthropologist. 5(4), 247-251.

 

3.      Manhas, S., A. Kaur and Dhingra, R. (2003). “Play Activities among Gujjar Children”. Man In India. 83 (3&4), 393-405 (Calcutta).

 

4.      Manhas, S. And Dhingra, R. (2003). “Attention and Memory as Predictor of Classroom Performance”. Journal of Indian Education.29 (3), 126- 131. NCERT, New Delhi.

 

5.      Dhingra, R. And Arora, V. (2003). “The Perilous Path of Life in Kashmir Valley”. Aaalav: The Voice of Kashmir.26-27.

 

6.      Dhingra, R. And Arora, V. (2003). “Sensitization for Better Mental Health”. J&K Informer.

 

7.      Manhas, S., Raina, A. and Dhingra, R. (2003). “Play Patterns in Preschool Setting”. Journal of Human Ecology. 18(1),21-25.

 

8.      Baru, A. and Dhingra, R. (2004). “Personal and Interpersonal Dimensions of Childlessness in Three Different Ecological Settings of Jammu”. Journal of Human Ecology.15 (4), 289-294.

 

9.      Gupta, R., Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. (2004). “Attitude of Parents towards Play in Early Years   of Life (0-6 years)”.Prachi Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions. 20(2),145-149

 

10. Baru, A. and Dhingra, R. (2004). “Community’s Perception of Childlessness in Three Different Ecological Settings of Jammu. The Anthropologist. 6(1), 20-35

 

11. Dhingra, R. and Arora, V. (2005). “At the Cross Roads: Families in Distress”.  Journal of Human Ecology.17 (3), 217-222.

 

12. Manhas, S., Thakur, N. and Dhingra, R. (2005). “Establishing Connectivity of EQ and SQ with Social Adjustment: A Case of Kashmiri Migrant Women”. Journal of Human Ecology.18 (3), 313-317.

 

13. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2006). “Parental Perception Related to Learning by Young Children. MERI Journal of Education.1 (11),   138-146.

 

14.  Vaid, S., Dhingra, R. and Baru, A. (2006).The Curriculum –Book. “Relationship in the Preschools of Jammu City”. Contemporary issues in Early Childhood .7(1), 84-87.

 

15. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2007). “A Study of Family Environment and Social Adjustment of Hearing Impaired Children”. Disabilities and Impairments.21 (1), 19-25.

 

16. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. And Sethi, N. (2007). Parental Expectations & Level of Satisfaction from Children’s School. Vetri Education. 2 (1), 36-45 (Pondicherry)

 

17. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2007). “Girl Child in Folklore of Dogra Community of Jammu .Literati.1(1),107-111

 

18. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2007). “Academic Performance of Children as a Function of Interaction with Parents and Teachers”. Journal of Social Sciences.15 (2), 74-91, (New Delhi).

 

19. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2007). “Involvement of Parents in School related activities. Journal of Social Science.15 (20), 161-167, Delhi.

 

20. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S and Sethi, N. (2007). “A Study of Certain selected Variables (Family Environment and Social Adjustment) Related to Hearing Impaired Children”. Journal of Human Ecology.22 (1), 83-87.

 

21. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S., Kohli, N. and Mushtaq, A. (2007). “A Comparative Study of Understanding of Menstrual Process among Married Women Belonging To Two Ecological Settings”. Journal of Human Ecology.22 (3), 261-266. (New Delhi).

 

22. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2008). Girl Child in Indian Religio-Cultural Context.  Indian Journal of Social Research.49 (Jan- March, 2008), 69-73.

 

23. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S., Kohli, N. and Mushtaq, A. (2009) Relationship of Perceptual Abilities with Academic Performance of Children. Journal of Social Sciences. 18(1), 41-44.

 

24. Dhingra, R., and Jaswal, I.J.S (2009).Continuity and Change: Down the Generation. In I.J.S Jaswal and Sushma Jaswal (ed) Contemporary Research Design in Human Development. Swami Publishers, Ludhiana.

 

25. Dhingra, R., Kumar, A and Kour, M. (2009).An Assessment of Health Status of Tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent Girls from Jammu District. Studies of Tribes and Tribals. (In Press)

 

26. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S and Kohli, N.and Mushtaq, A. (2009). “Attitude of Couples towards Family Planning.” Journal of Human Ecology. (In  Press)

 

27. Dhingra, R., Kumar, A and Kour, M. (2008). “Knowledge and Practices related to   menstruation among Tribal (Gujjars) Adolescent Girls”. Studies in   Ethno Medicine.(In Press)   

 

28. Dhingra, R. and Prabhakar, B. (2008) Singlehood: Reasons for Remaining Single. Studies on Home & Community Science. (In Press)     

 

29. Dhingra, R., Kaur, M. and Nitu, S (2008) Relationship Between Parental Perception Of Young Children’s Usage Of Computers. Journal of Human Ecology. (In Press)       

 

 

Abstracts Published

Ø      Dhingra, R. And Manhas, S. (2003). “Interaction with Parents and Teachers As predictors Of Academic Performance of Children”. Souvenir Of Home Science Association Of India, Nagpur  Chapter

 

Ø    Dhingra, R. (2003). “Diversity in Unity – Teachings from My Guru. Souvenir Of International Conference On Yoga

 

Ø    Dhingra, R. And Manhas, S (2003) Academic Performance Of Children As A Function Of Interaction With Parents & Teachers. Souvenir Of Home Science Association Of India (Nagpur Chapter)

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. And Sethi, N. (2003). “Establishing Connectivity of Family Environment with Social Adjustment: A Case of Hearing Impaired Children. Souvenir of Home Science Association of India, Nagpur Chapter.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R. And Manhas, S. (2003). “Towards Ensuring Higher Standards in Universities. UGC Seminar Report. (Jammu)

 

Ø      Dhingra, R. (2005). Human Development In Pursuit Of Societal Excellence, Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 98

 

Ø      Dhingra, R. And Manhas, S. (2005). Learning Processes As Correlate Of Academic Performance, Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 91.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. And Sethi, N. (2005).  Parental Beliefs Regarding The Schooling Of Young Children. Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 92.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Kaur, M.  (2005). System Support Available to the Families of Mentally Challenged Children. Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 93.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Burma, M. (2005). Domestic Violence against Women: Prevalence, Causes & Consequences. Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 94.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Vaid, S. (2005). Perception Of Preschool Personnel Regarding Books For Young Children (3-5 Years). Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 94.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Arora, V. and Sharma, Y. (2005). Correlates Of Adjustment Among Kashmiri Pandit Migrants Adolescent Girls (15-18 Years). Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 97.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Arora, V. and Jain, P. (2005). Personality Assessment Of Militancy Affected Institutionalized Children. Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 98.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Kaur, A. (2005). Level of Life Satisfaction & Coping Mechanisms Adopted by the Parent’s With Their Mentally Challenged Children. Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 99.

 

Ø       Dhingra, R., Manhas, S and Thakur, N. (2005). “Establishing Connectivity of EQ and SQ with Social Adjustment: A Case of Kashmiri Migrant Women”. ENVIS.  Bulletin  On Human Ecology.14 (10 (Uttaranchal)

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Kour, G. and Sharma, A. (2008) Childcare during Prolonged Period of Father Absence. Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 39.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Mohi-Ud-Din, A. and Sharma, A. (2008) Vulnerability For Life Style Disorders Among Affluent Primary Scholl Children. Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 39.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Kumar, A and Kaur, M. (2008) Health Status of Tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent Girls from J&K State. Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 40.

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., and Manhas, S. (2008) Perception Related To Foetel Sex Determination – A Study Of Rural Rajput Community Of Jammu. Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 45

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Kour, N. and Dijoo, A. (2008) A Study of Scholl Dropout Girls from Marh Zone (Jammu). Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 44

 

Ø      Dhingra, R. and Dijoo, A. (2008) Level of Life Satisfaction among Women Affected By Armed Conflict in Kashmir. Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 44

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Kohli, N. (2008) Co-Relation Between Sociometric Status & Intelligence In The Classroom Setting. Abstract Book 4th J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 148

 

Ø      Dhingra, R., Baru, A., and Bali, A. (2008) Marital Adjustment Among Childless Couples.  Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 154

 

Ø      Dhingra, R. Baru, A., and Kohli, N. (2008) Community Perceptions About Elementary School Education In Leh Block.  Abstract Book 4th J&K State Science Congress, University Of Jammu, 155

 

  

Annexure V

 Important Responsibilities

1)   Member, State Supervisory Board for PNDT Act. Attended First Meeting In January 2004.

 

2)   Convener, Task Force On “Commercialization Of Education” Education Ministry, J&K Govt.(2004)

 

3)   Member, Editorial Board, Journal Of Studies On Home And Community    Science (2007) 

 

4)   Appointed Member, Monitoring and Supervision Committee for ICDS Scheme J&K Govt. (2008).

 

5)   Member, UGC XI Plan Visiting Committee to Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal, 29th-31th Dec, 2008.

 

6)   Chapter Writing “Sexuality: Issues, Attitude & Behaviour” For Post Graduate Course on Counselling & Family Mediation. IGNOU (2008)  

 

7)   Subject expert in Kashmir University BORS Home Science

      8)   Subject expert, UGC – NET 

9)    Subject expert, GNDU, BOS in Home Science

     10)   Panel of expert, Orissa Public Service Commission

 

 


 

1.       Name of the faculty member: Dr. Neeru Sharma 

 

2.         Designation: Associate Professor

 

3.         Educational Qualifications:  M.Sc., Ph.D

 

4.         Have you qualified                                                                                                                                                               

NET                Yes     

SLET              No                              

NA                  

 

 5.         i) Work experience in years in the University of Jammu:

            Lecturer          9 years                                              

            Reader           7 years and 6months( as on 4th Feb’09)                    

            Professor                              

 

ii) Teaching /Research experience (in years) in any other Educational Institution/University

No.

 

iii) Work experience other than teaching and research (in years)

No.

 

  1. Have you undergone any formal/informal training in the use of Computers, Internet, Audio visual aids?

·        Preparation of audio- visual aids as a part of Home Science curriculum at graduate and post graduate levels.

·        Preparation of Power Point presentation, conducted by DOECC, University of Jammu.

 

7.   Give details of the training and development programmes attended in the last five years (orientation/ refresher course/any other)

      

8.         Give details of the seminars/conferences/workshops attended in the last five years  Organized by the department/University of Jammu/other institutions

  1. Participated in the interactive session on ‘Menopause and stress’organised by the Centre for Adult Continuing Education and Extension,University of Jammu on 18th of May’2008.
  2. Participated and presented a paper in a seminar on ‘Women and Health- new paradigms’ organized by SIQAC, Shivalik College of Education, Udhampur in collaboration with the office of NSS Programme coordinator, University of Jammu on 19th of April’2008
  3. Participated and presented paper on ‘Migration and girl child’s education’ in a workshop on ‘Sharing strategies for promoting girl’s education’ organized by NEUPA, New Delhi from 26th -28th of Feb’2008.
  4. Participated and presented paper in the 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress Organised on ‘Man and Environment: The South Asian Perspective’ by Indian National Confederation and Academy of Anthropologists in collaboration with Deptt of Anthropology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Feb 21-23, 2008.
  5. Resource person in training workshop on ‘Science Communication through Puppetry’ on 14th of Jan’2008.
  6. Participated in the brain storming session on ‘Women in Science’ organized by Centre for Women’s Studies,University of Jammu,on 8th of June’07.
  7. Resource person in one day seminar on Role of Media in Portrayal of Disability on 5th June, 2007, held in the Department of Home Science, University of Jammu
  8. Resource person in the interaction session with DDE students and made a presentation on ‘Role of NSS volunteers in Child Welfare’ organized by NSS units of the Jammu University on 10th of May’2007.
  9. Attended as a guest the inaugural function organized by the Centre for Women’s Studies, University of Jammu, on ‘Knowledge production in Women’s Studies’ on 20th-21st April’2007.
  10. Attended one day seminar on ‘Women Potential key to productivity and quality of work life’ organized by the Deptt of Commerce in collaboration with  Centre for Women’s Studies, University of Jammu,on 16th of March 2007.
  11.  Conducted Teacher Interaction Workshop for teachers of Prep wing of J K Public School, Jammu 1st-2nd June, 06.
  12. Attended training programme on Quality Management system ISO 9001:2000( awareness and internal audit) organized by Centre for Quality Assurance , University of Jammu, Jammu on 23rd-24th  of April’06.
  13. Attended an interactive session on Perspectives of Women’s Studies in Higher Education’ organized by Centre for Women’s Studies, University of Jammu, on 22nd April ,2006
  14. Seminars on “Women as Consumers” organized by Centre for Women’s Studies and Jammu Consumers Council on 9th March 2005 at Hotel Asia.
  15. Participated in the University Grant Commission sponsored “Capacity Building Programmes for Women Managers in Higher Education” from 10th – 15th February 2005, organized by Centre for Women’s Studies, University of Jammu, Jammu .   
  16. Participation and paper presentation 1st J & K State Science Congress, 7th - 9th February 2005, University of Jammu on the topic  ‘Women (20-60 Years) Facing Problems And Stresses Due To Internal Displacement And Intervention By Non-Governmental Organization”.
  17. Poster presentation 1st J & K State Science Congress, 7th - 9th February 2005, University of Jammu on the topic “Social Adjustment of Physically Challenged Institutionalized Children (9-12 Years)”.
  18. Seminar on Role of Voluntary Organization in the development of Women and Children organized by P. G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu, Jammu in collaboration with National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCCD), New Delhi, at Hotel Asia, on 29th – 30th September 2004. 
  19. Resource person on ‘Cognitive stimulation and development’ at a three days training camp for Anganwadi workers and supervisors at Bari Brahmana on 25th September 2004, organized by Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Extention , University of Jammu. 
  20. Workshop on “Humanitarian Crisis in Jammu due to Internal Displacement; Need for Concerted Non Governmental Society Efforts” organized by Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust and supported by OXFAM/ECHO, on 24th of August 2004. 
  21. Resource person on ‘Interpersonal Communication’ to workers under Workers Continuing Education, held at Shramik Vidhyapeeth, Rehari in collaboration with Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Extention , University of Jammu,2004.
  22. Resource person in 3 days workshop for Lecturers/Teachers teaching Home Science at +2 Stage held at  State Board of School Education, Rehari Colony Jammu from 14th-16th June 2004.
  23. Special Guest in an inter departmental seminar on “Need of Women Empowerment in Present Scenario”, organized by Indian National Organization, at University of Jammu, on 23rd of March’04.
  24. Attended and Participated in the three day International Conference on ‘Dimensions of Mental, Spiritual and Physical Health from November 13-15, 2003, organized by Yoga Centre, University of Jammu, Jammu.
  25. Attended two day National seminar on Families in Conflict Situations held at University Of Jammu. Jammu on 9th-10th May 2003, organized by Department of Sociology, Jammu University and RC2, Family, Marriage and Kinship, Indian Sociological Society, and presented a paper , “Domestic Violence and Women’s Rights.” 
  26. Participated in an Interactive  session on ‘Schooling in Early Years’ ,organized by the Deptt of Home Science, University of Jammu,on 10th May’2003
  27. Resource person in  District level camp/seminar on Domestic Violence Against Women and presented a paper entitled ‘DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND THEIR RIGHTS’ held at Ghari, Udhampur on 13th March 2003, organized by J&K Zari Art Society (Regd.) Jammu in collaboration with J&K State Social Welfare Board, Jammu; Sponsored by National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCCD), Lucknow (U.P) and Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.
  28. Centre for Strategic and Regional Studies, University of Jammu, ‘ ‘Contemporary Pakistan: Internal dynamics and Externalities’, 25th March’2003.
  29. National seminar on Challenges of Global terrorism: Emerging issues, Political/ Strategies and opinion: 14th of March, 2003.
  30. Attended and participated in NGO- Civil Society Network during March- April 2003, organized by OXFAM-GB International on, “Humanitarian Crisis Being faced by Border Migrants as a fallout of Trans border conflict”, and was nominated as member coordination Committee by the network.
  31. As a resource person delivered lectures to students enrolled in DACEE in the Course Work on Research Methodology.

9.         Have you organized any seminar/workshop/conference in the capacity of president/secretary/ any other during the last five years? Give details.

As N.S.S Officer organized:

(i)         3 days awareness programme on HIV/AIDS from 22nd -24th May’06, both in the institution and community. 

10.       Have you served as a resource person in Workshops/ Seminars/ Conferences/ training programmes during the last five years? Provide details.

 

 

11.       What are the thrust areas of your research?

            Thrust areas of research: -

            a)         Women’s studies especially awareness and health issues

            b)         Adolescence issues.

            c)         Academic stress.

            d)         ECCE.

            e)         Aged.

 

12.       Give details of research projects completed and/or ongoing projects    during  the last five years.   

                        Completed projects             

                        Major :            N.A.

                                   Minor :            N.A.

                                   Any other :      N.A.

 

Ongoing projects

Major :            N.A.

                                  Minor :            N.A.

                                 Any other :      N.A.

 13.       Have you been involved in National/International collaborations in the last five years? If yes, give details.

Yes, in the consultation committee formed by OXFAM-GB worked in their collaboration of NGO- Civil Society Network for “Humanitarian Crisis” from 2003-2004.

 14.       Give details of books, research papers, abstracts, proceedings, thesis etc  published during  the last five years,  giving details of papers published in referred journals only separately.  Also mention the Citation Index and impact factor.

Research Publications:  

In Books:

Sharma,Neeru.and Jaswal,IJS. Nature, Sources and Consequences of Parental Beliefs. In IJS Jaswal and Sushma Jaswal(Eds) Contemporary Research Design in Human Development.Ludhiana: Swami Printers.47-52.2009.

 

In Journals:

  1. Sharma N and Jaswal IJS, Cognitive development of rural females in the age group of 2.5 years to 6 years. Indian Journal of Maternal and Child Health, 7(2): 45-48.1996.
  2. Arora S and Sharma N. Paternal Deprivation: Effect on Personality of Male Institutionalized Adolescents. Journal of Mental Health and Human Behaviour, 3(1&2), Mar-Sep 1998. Paper presented in the Indian Psychiatric Conference, Oct 18 –19, 1997.
  3. Sharma C and Sharma N. Psychosocial profile of children working in the informal sector of Jammu City. The University Review, Faculty of Science, University of Jammu, March 1998. Paper presented in the Indian Psychiatric Conference, Oct 18-19, 1997.
  4. Sharma, N. and Jan, M. (2002). Cooperative and Womens Empowerment. Cooperative Bulletin. XXXXV (10). 2002.
  5. Sharma, N. and Jan, M. Paper Machie: The Glory of Kashmir Handicrafts. New Hope. Journal of Kashmir Foundation for Peace and Development Studies. 2003.
  6. Sharma, N. and Jan, M.  A Case Study of Cooperatives Darakshan Public School in Kashmir. The Cooperators. 41 (30). 2003.
  7. Sharma, N. and Jan, M. Women in Jammu and Kashmir. Cooperative Bulletin. 2003.
  8. Sharma, N., Jan, M., and Gandotra, S. Women’s Desire for Social Freedom. Journal of Dairy Foods and Home Science. 2003.
  9. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Mitoo, J Aspiration of Parents Regarding their Children’s Education, Employment and Marriage. PRAACHI. Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions. 19(2). 165-168. 2003.
  10. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Adolescence and Family Life Education. Souvenir of the VIIth Biennial National Conference of the Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (IACAMA). 2003.
  11. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Jamwal, Z. The Concept of Self in Physically Challenged Institutionalized Children (5-13years). Disability India Journal (Electronic Journal). 5th April 2004.
  12. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Jamwal, Z. Frustration Reaction in Physically Challenged Institutionalized Children (5-13years). Journal of Disability and Medico-Pedagogy (Journal of Disability, Medicine and Education). 10. 3-10. 2004.
  13. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Dawan, R Parental Beliefs about Early Childhood Education. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 6(3). 201-208. 2004.
  14. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Teachers Perceptions and Parent Child Relationship: Effect of Achievement. PRAACHI. Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions. 20(2). 108-111. 2004.
  15. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Attitude Towards Androzanization of Roles among Males and Females. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 6(3). 201-208. 2004.
  16. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Attitude of Parents Teachers And Adolescents Towards Family Life Education. A Comparative Study of Jammu and Palampur. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 6(4). 265-268. 2004.
  17. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Perceived Parental Relationships and the Awareness level of Adolescents towards Menarche. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man. 16(3). 215-218. 2004
  18. Sharma, N. and Mahajan, P. Awareness level of Urban-Rural Adolescents Regarding Population Problem. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man. 17(3). 173-175. 2004
  19. Sharma, N. and Sapru, R. Child and Academic Stress: Introspection. The Educational Review. 47 (10). 192-196. 2004.
  20. Sharma, N., Sapru, R. and Gupta, P. Maternal Beliefs about Child Rearing and Child’s Perceived Competence in Preschool. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man. 15(2). 153-156. 2004
  21. Arora, S., Andrabi, M., and Sharma, N. Psychosocial Profile of Visually Impaired Adolescents. Psycho Lingua. 34 (2). 101-106. 2004.
  22. Shrama, N., Arora, S. and Bharti, S. Relationship of Physically Challenged Institutionalised Children with their Parents. Disability India Journal (E-journal). 2004. 
  23. Shrama, N., Gupta, R. and Sharma, S. Orientation and Mobility Abilities of the Visually Impaired Institutionalized Childen. Disability India Journal (E-journal). 2004. 
  24. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Jamwal, Z. Inner Desires in Physically Challenged Institutionalized Children (5-13years). Journal of Disability and Medico-Pedagogy (Journal of Disability, Medicine and Education. 11. 17-23. 2005.
  25. Sharma, N., Mahajan, P., and Bala, A. School Adjustment of Physically Challenged Children (13-17 years). The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 7(1). 25-27. 2005.
  26. Sharma, N., and Mahajan, P., Parents’ Attitude Towards Imparting Sex Education to Their Adolescent Girls. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 17(4). 313-314. 2005.
  27. Sharma, N., and Mahajan, P., Awareness Level of Adolescent Girls Regarding HIV/AIDS. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man-Environment Relationship. 18(2). 109-115. October 2005.
  28. Sharma, N., and Mahajan, P., Awareness Level of urban-Rural Adolescent Girls Regarding Population Problem. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man-Environment Relationship. 17(3). 173-175. October 2005.
  29. Sharma, N., Mahajan, P and   ., School Adjustment of Physically Challenged Institutionalised Children (13-17 Years). The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 7(1). 25-27. 2005.
  30. Sharma, N., and Mahajan, P., Padagogical Prejudices Among Parents Towards Imparting Sex Education. PRAACHI. Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions. 21(2). 146-148. 2005.
  31. Jaswal, I. J. S., Sharma, N, Vaid, S., and Anjali Jain, Child Rearing Knowledge Attitude and Practice of Rural Mothers of Jammu. PRAACHI. Journal of Psycho-Cultural Dimensions. 21(1). 25-32. April 2005.     
  32. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Manhas, Anju. Age at Menopause in Two Castes Group (Brahmins and Rajputs) from Rural Areas of Jammu. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 7(2). 111-113. April 2005.
  33. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Laila Khalid. Inter-Generational Attitude (Mothers and Daughters) Towards Education and Employment. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 7(3). 165-1168. July 2005.
  34. Sharma, N., and Vaid, S. Role of Parents in the Social Development of Adolescents: A Comparison of Low and Middle Socio-Economic Status. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man-Environment Relationship. 18(2). 109-115. October 2005. Abstracted in ENVIS Bulletin on Himalayan Ecology,14(1),GBPIHED,Almora:
  35. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Akriti Kesar. Intergenerational Differences in the Concept of Marriage Among Dogras Brahmin Females (Mothers and Daughters). The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 7(4). 253-256. October 2005.
  36. Sharma, N., and Vaid, S. Political Rights for Women: Special Reference of Jammu and Kashmir State. Journal of Social Sciences: Interdisciplinary Reflection of Contemporary Society. 11(3). 233-237. November 2005.
  37. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Anju Manhas. Age at Menarche in Two Caste Group (Brahmins and Rajputs) from Rural Areas of Jammu. The Anthropologist: International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man. 8(1). 55-57. January 2006. Abstracted in ENVIS Bulletin on Himalayan Ecology,14(1),GBPIHED,Almora.
  38. Sharma, N., and Mahajan, P., Awareness Level of Adolescent Girls of Jammu Towards Sterilization. Journal of Human Ecology: International, Interdisciplinary Journal of Man-Environment Relationship. 19(2). 151-153. October 2006. Abstracted in ENVIS Bulletin on Himalayan Ecology,14(1),GBPIHED,Almora: and WANFANG DATA
  39. Mahajan,P. and Sharma,N.A comparative study of urban-rural adolescent girls regarding health and nutrition. Man in India .86(3&4):399-401
  40. Sharma,N., Sapru,Ruchira and Sharma,Priyanka. Reading motivation among elementary school children. PRAACHI:Journal of Psycho-cultural Dimensions.23(1)2007
  41. Sharma,N.Gupta,Royal and Kapoor,Sonia. Scenario of pre school education in Jammu. PRAACHI: Journal of Psycho-cultural Dimensions.23(1)2007

 

Abstract Published in Souvenirs of conferences:

  1. Mehra, Shivi, Sharma,Neeru.and Jan, Muzamil.Existence of  Parent-Adolescent reciprocal relationship. 4th JK Science Congress,organized by University of Kashmir in collaboration with Deptt of science and Technology,Govt of India;J and K State Council for Science and Technology and Council for Science and Idustrial Research,GOI.12th-14th of Nov ‘2008

 

  1. Sharma,Radhika.,Sharma,Neeru. and Jan,Muzamil. Behaviour problems in children in the age group of 6-11 years. 4th JK Science Congress,organized by University of Kashmir in collaboration with Deptt of science and Technology,Govt of India;J and K State Council for Science and Technology and Council for Science and Idustrial Research,GOI.12th-14th of Nov ‘2008

 

  1. Sharma,Neeru.and Jaswal,I.J.S.Nature,Sources and Consequences of Parental                       Beliefs.  and 4th JK Science Congress,organized by University of Kashmir in Council for Science and Technology and Council for Science and Idustrial Research,GOI.12th-14th of Nov ‘2008

 

  1. Jan,Muzamil and Sharma,Neeru.Identification of thrust areas for women entrepreneurship through Cooperatives in Jammu and Kashmir.4th JK Science Congress,organized by University of Kashmir in collaboration with Deptt of science and Technology,Govt of India;J and K State Council for Science and Technology and Council for Science and Idustrial Research,GOI.12th-14th of Nov ‘2008
  2. Jan,Muzamil and Sharma,Neeru. The trapped power of women through agricultural and consumer cooperatives.(HS-14)).3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  3. Sharma,N., Vaid,Sumati and Sharma,Meenakshi. A study of child care beliefs as a function of mothers employment(HS-18).3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  4. Sharma,Neeru.,Sapru,Ruchira.and Mahajan,Ruchi. Intergenerational study of beliefs about child care among Lobanas residing in rural areas of Jammu(HS-21) 3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  5. Sharma,Neeru. And Gupta,Prerna. Language development of children of disadvantaged families: a comparison of those attending and not attending preschools(HS-22).3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  6. Sharma,Neeru.,Salotra,Deepti. and Sharma,Chetna.A comparative study of parenting practices of mothers in Kishtwar and Jammu(HS-23). 3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  7. Sharma,Neeru.and Sharma,Richa. School Adjustment of institutionalized physically challenged children(13-17 years)( HS_26).3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  8. Sharma,Neeru.and Sharma,Richa. Role of urban grandparents in families with employed and non employed daughters- in law (HS-27). 3rd J and K State Science Congress, organized by University of Jammu in collaboration with J and K state Council for Science and Technology and DST, Govt of India.Feb 26th-28th’2008
  9. Sahrma,Neeru., Sharma, Richa. and Sharma,Namrata. Statistical methods used for research in human development. National Conference on Emerging Trends in Statistical Methods and Optimization Techniques, organized by Department of Statistics, University of Jammu, Jammu ,on Feb 22-23’2008
  10. Jan,Muzamil and Sharma,Neeru.Significance of statistical inferences in promoting women entrepreneyrship.National Conference on Emerging Trends in Statistical Methods and Optimization Techniques,organized by Department of Statistics,University of Jammu,Jammu,on Feb 22-23’2008
  11. Sharma,Neeru and Mahajan,Payal. Family life education: A study of concepts of rural and urban adolescents. 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress organised on ‘Man and Environment: The South Asian Perspective’ by Indian National Confederation and Academy of Anthropologists in collaboration with Deptt of Anthropology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Feb 21-23’ 2008.
  12. Sharma,Neeru and Sharma,Richa.Stress among grandparents: a myth or reality. 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress organised on ‘Man and Environment: The South Asian Perspective’ by Indian National Confederation and Academy of Anthropologists in collaboration with Deptt of Anthropology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Feb 21-23’ 2008.
  13. Sharma,Neeru and Salotra,Deepti. Living patterns of the aged and its relation to social adjustment( Abstract for poster presentation). 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress organised on ‘Man and Environment: The South Asian Perspective’ by Indian National Confederation and Academy of Anthropologists in collaboration with Deptt of Anthropology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Feb 21-23, 2008.
  14. Statistical methods used for research in Human development.National Conference on Emerging trend in Statistical methods and optimization techniques, organized by the Department of Statistics, University of Jammu.Feb 22-28,2008
  15. Jan, Muzamil. And Sharma, Neeru. Significance of statistical inference in promoting women entrepreneurship. National Conference on Emerging trend in Statistical methods and optimization techniques. organized by the Department of Statistics, University of Jammu. Feb 22-28,20
  16. Sharma, Neeru and Burma,Madhu. Awareness of HIV/AIDS among adolescents of Jammu.11th International and 42nd National Conference of IAAP on Applied Psychology for Peaceful World.Indian Academy of Applied Psychology.Jamia Milia Islamia,New Delhi.15th -17th of Feb’2007.
  17. Sharma, N., Vaid, S., Sharma, A.  and Salotra, D. Psycho-Social Development: A comparative Study of Institutionalised and Non-Institutionalised Males Children. Anveshan, 7th National Conference of PRAACHI and First National Conference of PIMG on Total Quality Management and Better Health Strategies. April 21st – 23rd,  2006.
  18.  Sharma, N., Vaid, S., and Sharma, R. Behavior Problems in Children in the Age Group  of 6-11 Years. . Anveshan, 7th National Conference of PRAACHI and First National Conference of PIMG on Total Quality Management and Better Health Strategies. April 21st – 23rd,  2006.

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15.             Have you generated any patents in the last five years? Give details.

      No.     

 

16.       Please provide a list of scholars who have qualified Ph.D under your

guidance in the last five years and the list of scholars being guided by

you at present.

List of Ph.D Scholars:

1. Muzamil Jan (Completed/awarded)

2. Simrati Vaid (Completed/awarded)

3. Payal Mahajan (Completed/awarded)

4.Ruchira Sapru (Completed/awarded)

5. Deepti Salotra (Present Scholar)

6.Royal Gupta (Present Scholar)

7.Namrata Sharma(Present Scholar)

8.Richa Sharma (Present Scholar)

9.Saima Parrey (Present Scholar)

 

17.       Have you received any award/recognition for teaching/ research /any other during the last five years? If yes, please provide details.

No.

 18.                  Have you made any contribution towards development/change in courses  during last five years? If yes, give details.

·        Worked as member Board of Studies and upgraded the syllabus from time to time, both at undergraduate and post graduate level

·        Preparation of  syllabus for PhD entrance examination

·        Syllabus preparation for Diploma in ECCE also done.

·        Syllabus preparation for Course in ECCE, for students of MJSS 

·        Resource person in 3 days workshop for Lecturers/Teachers teaching Home Science at +2 Stage for modification of school curriculum, held at  State Board of School Education, Rehari Colony Jammu.

19.       What innovations in teaching-learning process have you introduced in the last five years?

·        Discussions, reading and presentation sessions for images of women in language and literature,

·        Use of Power point presentations, internet and LCD, Laptops for classroom teaching and seminars.

·         Familiarized students with use of  computers for statistical analysis,

·        Tutorials and material collection on issues in syllabus.

·        Field Visits and Internship supervision.

·        Encouraged collaboration with NGO’s.

 

20.       Give the broad areas of consultancy services provided by you during the last five years. Give details of the nature of consultancy services and finances generated.

 Consultancy services on informal basis are provided for ECCE, Adolescence Guidance, Women’s Programmes, NGO’s trainings, Training of ECCE workers, Parents of Children in ECCE Centres etc.

 

21.       In which areas will your expertise be available for consultancy services in the future?

·        Research in issues pertaining to human development.

·        Early childhood care and education

·        Children with special needs

·        Parent empowerment

·        Social sector development – Consultancy to NGO’s working for women, children and aged.

·        Women’s issues.

22.       Have you made any contribution towards placement of students?

·        Looking after the placement cell of the department

·        Providing counseling to students for  NET examinations, KAS examinations, PhD examinations and  for appearing in various interviews

·        Providing employment information to students through notice boards.

 

23.       Have you contributed towards activation of alumni network?

             Yes.

 24.       Have you made any contribution towards the extension activities of the

department ? If yes, please provide details.

Indian Association of Preschool Education,

Jammu  Chapter of the Indian Association of Preschool Education,

Home Science Association of India,

                        Home Science Association of Jammu,

Indian Psychiatric Society North Zone,

Association for Social Health of India,

World Wide Fund for Nature, etc.

Population Education Resource Centre

25.       Give details of the contribution made by you towards departmental/ University activities other than teaching and research.

 

Departmental: -

i)                Organization of seminars, workshops, guest lectures.

ii)             Preparation of 9th , 10th    and 11th   plan proposals of the Department

iii)           Maintenance & upkeep work in the Department.

iv)            Programme planning for ECCE Centre in the Department.

v)               Department presentation and Academic profile of the Department prepared For  NAAC visit and ISO  team visit.

vi)      Organised parental empowerment workshops for parents of children in the University Nursery School.

vii)     Organised placement interfaces with officials of various public sector enterprises .

26.       Give details of any other position held and committees served on at the departmental and University level during the last five years.

 

(i)         Member of Departmental

1.      Purchase Committee.

2.      Affairs committee.

3.      Research Committee.

4.      Admission Committee.

5.      Nursery School Committee.

6.      Auction Committee.

7.      Maintenance & Upkeep Committee.

 

(ii)               University Activities: -

1.                      Member Selection Committee for selecting NSS volunteers for Pre RD camp,National integration camps etc. These students have brought laurels to the University of Jammu.

2.                     N.S.S. Programme Officer for 2 and half years since 2004.

3.                     Member campus cultural committee 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-2008, 2008-2009.

4.                     Organizing Committee “1st J & K State Science Congress”, 2005

5.                     Organizing Committee “UMANG 2005”.

6.                     Organizing Committee” Sanskrit Conference-2006

7.                     Lectures in various programmes of DACE&E

8.                      Member Departmental and Campus Anti ragging committee. Was on the campus proctorial committee to check ragging in the campus.

9.                     Member scrutiny committee for admission to Masters in Home Science, in the Centralized admission process.

10.                Member scrutiny committee for NSS forms for admission to various Masters Courses.

11.                Member of the research consultation group for research project on ‘Attitudinal study towards girl child in the northern states of India”( Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Delhi and Jammu and Kashmir) , conducted by the Centre for Adult Continuing Education and Extension, University of Jammu, Jammu.

12.                Delivered lecture on ‘Interpersonal Communication’ to workers under Workers Continuing Education, held at Shramik Vidhyapeeth, Rehari in collaboration with Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Extention , University of Jammu,2004.

13.                As a member of the team made recommendations for developing ‘Curriculum, Monitoring and Evaluation’ component for the TLC campaign to be carried out by DACEE along with the Education Department of the State Government.

14.                Delivered Lecture on ‘Cognitive stimulation and development’ at a three days training camp for Anganwadi workers and supervisors at Bari Brahmana on 25th September 2004, organized by Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Extention , University of Jammu.

15.                As member of consultant committee in the series  of seminars/workshops organized by OXFAM/GB in collaboration with Civil society Network Jammu on Humanitarian Crisis  being faced by Border Migrants of Jammu between March 2003-2004 August.

 

27.                         Any other information you may wish to add.

 

(i)                 Examination work for P.G. & Ph.D levels for Universities of: -

(a)               Kashmir

(b)               Ludhiana

(c)                Rajasthan

(d)               Kanpur

(e)                Kurukshetra etc.

 

(ii)            As NSS PO worked for developing syllabus for TLC to be launched in Jammu.

(iii)          Examination work at local colleges and B.Ed colleges.

(iv)            Guided almost 65 dissertations till date.

 (v)       Inspection work for various B.Ed colleges

  (vi)   Flying squad duty for the Controller of examination.

  (vii)   Member NSS advisory committee of the University of Jammu.

(viii) Special invitee to the general body meetings of  Almi Khudai Khidmatgar Association(NGO).

 

   


                                                                                                                                                        

1.         Name of the faculty member: Dr. Sarika Manhas

                                                                                                                                 

2.         Designation:  SR. ASSTT. PROF.                             

 

3.         Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. Ph.D 

                                                                                                                                 

4.         Have you qualified                                                                                                                                                            NET                Yes (Twice)   

SLET             

NA

 

5.         i) Work experience in years in the University of Jammu:

            Lecturer                                   6 years                  

            Reader                                        -

            Professor                                   -

 

ii) Teaching /Research experience (in years)in any other Educational Institution/University: NA

 

 iii) Work experience other than teaching and research ( in years): NA

 

 

6.         Have you undergone any formal/informal training in the use of Computers, Internet, Audio visual aids?

 

            Yes, a Six months diploma course in computers

            Also, did a course in web-page designing.

7.        Give details of the training and development programmes attended      in the last five years(orientation/ refresher course/any other)        

           

Name of the programme              Date       Organised by          

 

ORIENTATION COURSE              5TH OCT. 2007          ACADEMIC STAFF

                                                            To 1ST NOV. 2007   COLLEGE,                                                                                                      UNIVERSITY OF JAMMU

  

8.         Give details of the seminars/conferences/workshops attended in the last five years

 

           WORKSHOPS/ SEMINARS ATTENDED (2002-2009)

          a) Organized by the Department/ University of Jammu:

 

  1. Attended 2 day seminar on the topic ‘Children in Difficult circumstances’ held from 18th-19th February 2002 organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu in collaboration with Viraj Kala Kendra (NGO).
  2.  Attended Interactive Session on ‘Schooling in the Early Years of Life’ held on May 10th 2003 organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu. Also compiled the report of this interaction.
  3. Attended the meetings of 04 working groups formed to deliberate on issues related to Schooling of young children namely, Preschool Education and Innovation, Curriculum Transaction, Teaching Methodology and Parental Involvement held during May- June 2003 organised by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu.
  4. Attended the UGC seminar on Higher Education held on October 21st 2003 organized by University of Jammu, Jammu.
  5. Attended Meena Day celebrations organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu and Youngs India (NGO) on September 23rd 2003.
  6. Attended the International Conference on Yoga, Organized by Yoga Center, University of Jammu held on November 13th – 16th, 2003.
  7. Attended 05 Teacher Empowerment workshops organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu for school teachers.
  8. Attended the two day State level seminar organized on the theme ‘Role of Voluntary Agencies of J&K in Development of Women and Children’ held on September 29th – 30th 2004 and organized jointly by NIPCCD, New Delhi and P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu.
  9. Attended the 1st J&K State Science Congress organized by University of Jammu from February 7th – 9th 2005.
  10.  Attended the Parent- Teacher Interaction workshop organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu on May 12th 2006.
  11. Participated in the two day training programme on ISO: 9000 certification organized by Center for Quality Assurance, University of Jammu on May 17th – 18th, 2006.
  12. Participated in the Parental Empowerment Programme organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu for parents of Departmental Nursery school held on May 23rd, 2007.
  13. Attended a panel discussion on the theme ‘Role of Media in the Portrayal of the Disabled’ held on June 5th, 2007 in the P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu.
  14. As part of the Departmental Placement activity organized and participated in the Industry- University Interface organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu on June 7th, 2007. Mr. Sidarath Arora, Branch Head, HDFC Bank was the special invitee on the occasion.
  15. Attended the first session of the Sociological Conference held on 5th October 2007 organized by P.G. Department of Sociology, University of Jammu.
  16. Attended a four week Orientation Course from 5th October to 1st November 2007 organized by Academic Staff College, University of Jammu, Jammu.
  17. Attended an interactive session on ‘123 Pact: Indo-Pak Relations and implications for Human Development’ organized by Centre for Regional and Strategic Studies, University of Jammu held on 6th October 2007.
  18. Attended an awareness programme on NAAC reaccredidation held on 8th October 2007 organized by CFQA, University of Jammu.
  19. Attended the 3rd State Science Congress held in February 2008 organised by University of Jammu and DST, J&K Government.

 

 

b) Organized by any other University/Institution:

  1. Attended the Department of Science and Technology organized meet for teachers on the theme ‘Food for All’ held on October 3rd 2003.
  2. Nominated as coordinator for the working group (for Jammu Division) on the theme ‘Commercialization of Education’ as part of the project on Improvement in Education System by GOI in October’ 2003.
  3. Attended a seminar ‘Peace as a Goal’ organized by Youngs India, an NGO held on January 19th 2004.
  4. Participated in the two day sensitization programme for school teachers held under Sarav Shiksha Abhiyan on June 24th – 26th, 2006.
  5. Participated in the 3 day Science Mela organized Department of Science and Technology, J&K Government held from 5th – 7th February 2009.

 

9.         Have you organised any seminar/workshop/conference in the capacity of president/secretary/ any other during the last five years? Give details.

           

            None

 

10.       Have you served as a resource person in Workshops/ Seminars/ Conferences/ training programmes during the last five years? Provide details.

 

  1. Acted as resource person and delivered lecture on ‘Coping mechanism among Kashmiri Migrant children’ in the seminar ‘children in Difficult Circumstances’ organized by Department of Home Science. and Viraj Kala Kendra on  19th Feb.2002.
  2. Acted as Chief Resource person in the workshop on ‘Art of Healthy and Productive Living’ organized by Army School Nagrota on July 17th 2003.
  3. Co-presented a paper titled ‘Towards ensuring higher Standards in Universities’ in the UGC seminar on Higher Education held on October 21st 2003 organized by University of Jammu, Jammu.
  4. Nominated as coordinator for the working group (for Jammu Division) on the theme ‘Commercialization of Education’ as part of the project on Improvement in Education System by GOI in October’ 2003.
  5. Acted as resource person and delivered lecture on ‘Understanding the Food System’ in the Department of Science and Technology organized meet for teachers on the theme ‘Food for All’ held on October 3rd 2003.
  6. Co- presented a paper on ‘Effect of Militancy on Women and Children’ in the  seminar ‘Peace as a Goal’ organized by Youngs India, an NGO held on January 19th 2004.
  7. Presented lectures on ‘Assessment and Identification of Children with special Needs’ in the 05 Teacher Empowerment workshops organized by P.G. Department of Home Science, University of Jammu for school teachers.
  8. Presented a paper on ‘Learning Processes of Academic Underachievers’ in the 1st J&K State Science Congress organized by University of Jammu from February 7th – 9th 2005.
  9. Co- presented a poster on the topic ‘Parental beliefs related to schooling of young children’ during the 1st J&K State Science Congress organized by University of Jammu from February 7th – 9th 2005.
  10.  Undertook classes of Madanjeet Singh Scholarship Scheme students on the course on current Issues in Early Childhood Education from Aug 2005 to April 2006.
  11. Acted as Chief Resource person and made presentations on ‘Children with special needs’ in the sensitization programme for the State Government teachers held under Sarav Shiksha Abhiyan on June 24th – 26th, 2006.  
  12. Co-presented 02 papers and 01 poster in the 3rd State Science Congress held on 26th- 28th February 2008 organised by University of Jammu and DST, J&K Government.

 

    

11.               What are the thrust areas of your research?

 

 

12.       Give details of research projects completed and/or ongoing projects    during the last five years.

                        Completed projects             

                        Major :

Minor : (UGC minor project), Parental  Beliefs Related to Schooling  of young children (2003-2004).

           Ongoing projects: None

 

13.       Have you been involved in National/International collaborations in the last five

years ?If yes, give details.

 

 

 

14.       Give details of books, research papers, abstracts, proceedings, thesis etc.  published during  the last five years,  giving details of papers published in referred journals only separately.  Also mention the Citation Index and impact factor.

     

 PUBLICATIONS

      IN JOURNALS

 

  1. Manhas, S. (2003). Coping strategies among Kashmiri migrant children. Psychological Studies, 48(1), 22-27 (New Delhi).
  2. Manhas, S., Kaur, A., and Dhingra, R. (2003). Play activity among Gujjar  children. Man In India , 83 (3&4), 393- 405 (Calcutta)
  3. Manhas, S., and Dhingra, R. (2003). Attention and memory as predictors of classroom performance. Journal of Indian Education, 29(3), 126-134(NCERT, New Delhi).
  4. Arora, V., Dhingra, R. & Manhas, S. (2003). Psychological Repercussion of militancy among children in J&K. Psychological Studies (New Delhi).
  5. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S., and Raina, A. (2005). Play pattern in Preschool Setting. Journal of Human Ecology, 18 (1), 21-25(New Delhi).
  6. Dhingra,R., Manhas,S. and Thakur, N. (2005). Establishing connectivity of E.Q and S.Q with Social Adjustment. Journal of Human Ecology, 18(4), 313 -317 (New Delhi).
  7. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2006). Parental perception related to learning by young children. MERI Journal of Education , I (II), 138 – 146 (New Delhi).
  8. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2007). Parental expectation and level of satisfaction from children from children’s school. Vetri Education, 2(1), 36-45 (Pondicherry).
  9. Dhingra, R. Manhas, S. & Sethi, N. (2007). A study of family environment and social adjustment of Hearing Impaired children. Disabilities & Impairment, 21(1), 19-25 (New Delhi).
  10. Dhingra, R. Manhas, S. & Sethi, N (2007).Involvement of Parents in school related activities . Journal of Social Science, 15(2), 161- 167 (Delhi).
  11.  Dhingra, R., Manhas, S., Kohli, N. and Mushtaq, A. (2007). A comparative study of understanding of menstrual process among married women belonging to ecological setting. Journal of Human Ecology, 22(3), 261-266 (New Delhi).
  12. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and  Sethi, N. (2007). A study of certain selected variable (family env. & social adj.) related to hearing impaired children. Journal of Human Ecology, 22 (1), 83-87 (New Delhi).
  13.   Manhas, S. and Sharma, M. (2008). Attitude of student towards subject. Praachi Journal of Psycho – cultural Dimensions, 24 (1), 33-37 (Meerut).
  14. Manhas, S. and  Rani, R. (2008). Role of state (SSA school) in ensuring right to education among children. Research Link , 50(A), Vol.VII(3), 120-122 (Indore).
  15. Manhas, S. (2008). Parental Role in language stimulation of young children. Research Link, 52. Vol. VIl (5),119-121 (Indore).
  16.  Manhas, S. and Sharma, M. (2009). Teacher’s self perception and perception about student’s attitude towards mathematics and science. Research link, 58, Vol. VII(II), 124-126 (Indore).
  17. Dhingra, R  and  Manhas , S. (2009). Academic performance of children as a function of interaction with parent and teachers. Journal of Social Science, 18(1) (New Delhi).
  18. Manhas, S. and Rani, R. (2009). Awareness among teachers about SSA scheme. Research link, 59, Vol. VII(III), 137-139 (Indore).
  19. Dhingra R., Manhas,S., Kohli, N. and Mushtaq, A. (2009). Attitude of couple towards family planning. Journal of Human Ecology, Jan issue (New Delhi).
  20. Dhingra R., Manhas, S. & Kohli,  N. (2009). Relationship of perceptual abilities with academic performance of children. Journal of Social Science,18(1)(NewDelhi).  

     

      THESIS

 

                  Learning Processes of Academic underachievers (2003) – Sarika Manhas

 

 

 

 

 ABSTRACTS/ARTICLES PUBLISHED:

 

  1. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2003). Academic performance of children as a function of interaction with parents and teachers. Souvenir of Home Science Association of India (Nagpur Chapter).
  2. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2003). Establishing connectivity of family environment with social adjustment: A case of Hearing impaired children. Souvenir of Home Science Association of India (Nagpur Chapter).
  3. Dhingra, R and Manhas, S. (2003). Towards ensuring higher standards in universitie. UGC Seminar Report (Jammu).
  4. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2004). Effect of militancy on women and children. Aalav- Voice of Kashmir, Feb. 2004.
  5. Manhas, S. (2003). Slaughter in the womb. Daily Excelsior, Oct. 30th, 2003.
  6. Manhas, S. (2004). Value education in the present age. Daily Excelsior, Jan 20th, 2004.
  7. Dhingra, R. and Manhas, S. (2005). Learning processes as correlated of academic performance, Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 91.
  8. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Sethi, N. (2005). Parental beliefs regarding the schooling of young children, Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 92.
  9. Manhas, S. (2005). Psycho-social profile of domestic workers, Abstract Book 1st J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 92.
  10. Dhingra, R., Manhas, S. and Thakur, N. (2005). Establishing connectivity of E.Q and S.Q with Social Adjustment: A study of Kashmiri Migrant women. ENVIS Bulletin on Himalayan Ecology, 14 (1) (Uttranchal).
  11. Manhas, S and Lata, K. (2008). Parental beliefs regarding developmental benefits of childhood injuries, Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 43.
  12. Manhas, S. and Rani, R. (2008). Role of state (SSA) in ensuring right to education among children, Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 43.
  13. Manhas, S. and Qadri, F. (2008). Perception of parents towards preschool education and role of ICDS, Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 45.
  14. Manhas, S. and Sharma, M. (2008). Attitude of students towards subject, Abstract Book 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu, 52.
  15. Manhas, S. and Sharma, M. (2008). Attitude of students towards subject as a correlate of academic performance, 3rd Indian Anthropoligical Inter Congress, 60. (Chandigarh).
  16. Manhas, S. and Qadri, F. (2008). Parental perception towards preschool education imparted at Early Childhood Education Centre, Abstract Book 4th J&K State Science Congress, University of Kashmir, 145.

 

 

      RESEARCH REPORT

 

                    i.            Dhingra,R and Manhas, S./ (2004) Parental beliefs related to schooling of young children.UGC Minor Project.  

 

15.       Have you generated any patents in the last five years? Give details.

            None

 

16.       Please provide a list of scholars who have qualified Ph.D under your

guidance in the last five years and the list of scholars being guided      by you at present.

 

    

 

      NAME                         TOPIC                                                YEAR OF REGISTRATION

1. Fouziya Qadri     A comparative study of preschool education           April 2007

                                 in ICDS and Non ICDS centers of Kashmir

                                 Division

 

2. Rajni Rani           Out-of-School children: Nature, Cause and         April 2007

                                  Context Of Educational Deprivation in Kathua

 

3. Manoti Barki         Psycho-Social profile of rag-picker children          April 2007

                                    Of Jammu city

 

4. Monika Sharma    A comparative study of physical and motor          Oct 2007

                                    Development of ICDS and Non ICDS children

                                     In Rajouri.

 

       

17.       Have you received any award/recognition for teaching/ research /any other during the last five years. If yes, please provide details.

            None

 

18.       Have you made any contribution towards development/change in                    courses during last five years? If yes, give details.

                    

 

19.       What innovations in teaching-learning process have you introduced in the last five years?

Innovations in teaching-learning process:

 

 

 

20.       Give the broad areas of consultancy services provided by you during the last five years. Give details of the nature of consultancy services and finances generated.

             

  

        All these activities have been carried out for nonprofit reasons but in the near future I plan to draw some revenue out of these.

 

21.       In which areas will your expertise be available for consultancy services in the future ?

            Area for Consultancy Services in the future:

 

 

22.   Have you made any contribution towards placement of students?

·        I am part of the Departmental Placement Committee and as such maintain liaison with a number of potential job providers.

 

 

23.  Have you contributed towards activation of alumni network?

         

 

24.       Have you made any contribution towards the extension activities of the  department ? If yes, please provide details.

 

 

25.       Give details of the contribution made by you towards departmental/ University activities other than teaching and research.

 

 

  1. Give details of any other position held and committees served on at the departmental and University level during the last five years.

 

 

  


1.         Name of the faculty member:    Dr. Samridhi Arora

                                                                                                                                               

2.         Designation: Sr. Assistant Professor

                                                                                                                                                                       

3.         Educational Qualifications: Ph.D  

 

4,        Have you qualified                                                                                                                                        

NET                     ICAR        

SLET             

NA

 

5.         i) Work experience in years in the University of Jammu:

            Lecturer          10 years, 9 months     

(Lecturer on Ad hoc basis- 3 years, 6 months)

(Lecturer on Regular basis- 7 years, 3 month)                  

            Reader                                  

            Professor                              

 

ii) Teaching /Research experience (in years)in any other Educational Institution/University                No

 

iii) Work experience other than teaching and research ( in years)

 

6.         Have you undergone any formal/informal training in the use of Computers, Internet, Audio visual aids?

           

            Yes, one week Training Course for University teachers on Power Point Presentation

 

  1. Give details of the training and development programmes attended in the last five years (orientation/ refresher course/any other)

 

           

Name of the programme              Date                           Organised by          

 

            General Orientation Programme   June’ 2006              Academic Staff College                                                                                                                                                                                                          

 

      8.   Give details of the seminars/conferences/workshops attended in the last five years

 

            Organised by any other University/ Institution:

 

a. Attended a 3 days International Conference on “Dimensions of Mental, Spiritual and Physical Health” organized by Yoga Center, University of Jammu (13th-15th, 2003).

b. Attended a 3 days International Conference on “Yoga, Ayurveda and Naturopathy for Positive and Holistic Health” organized by Yoga Center , University of Jammu in association with Jammu Institute of Ayurveda and Research held at Unversity of Jammu(13th-15th, 2003).

c. Attended a 3 days seminar on “Children in difficult circumstances” organized by P.G. Department of Home Sciences, University of Jammu (18th-19th, 2002).

d. Attended an Interactive session on “Schooling in Early Years” organized by P.G. Department of Home Sciences, University of Jammu (10th May, 2003).

 e. Attended 1st J&K State Science Congress organized by University              ofJammu (7th-9th Feb 2005) and presented a poster on the topic “Time     use pattern of adolescents in Gujjar ccommunity”.

               f. Attended a 3 days Entrepreneurship awareness camp organized by J&K    Industrial and Technical Consultancy Organization Limited and    Department of Home Science, University of Jammu (5th-7th Feb.,                       2007).

 g. Attended 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter- Congress- Man and          Environment: The South Asian Perspective” organized by          Department of Anthropology, Panjab University, Chandigarh (21st-   23rd Feb., 2008). Presented paper on the topic:

            Aged and their problems: A study of Gujjars of Jammu district.

h. Attended 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter- Congress- Man and Environment: The South Asian Perspective, organized by Department of Anthropology, Panjab University Chandigarh (21st-23rd Feb., 2008). Presented paper on the topic:

               Utilization of ICDS services by Tribal and Non –tribal women beneficiaries of Jammu district.

i. Attended 3rd J&K State Science Congress organized by University of Jammu (26th-28th Feb. 2008). Presented a paper “Time use pattern of elderly women in Gujjar community.

j Attended a one day seminar on the role of media in portrayal of disability organized by Department of Home Science on 5th of June, 2007.

 

k. Participated in 2 days awareness and Internal Audit training programme

        

         on Quality Management System ISO 9001-2000 held at University of       

 

         Jammu from 19th-20th April’2006.

 

 

9.   Have you organised any seminar/workshop/conference in the capacity of president/secretary/ any other during the last five years? Give details.

 

            No

 

    10. Have you served as a resource person in Workshops/ Seminars/ Conferences/ training   programmes during the last five years? Provide details.

           

 Yes

 

a)     Acted as Resource Person in the “Orientation of School Teachers/Anganwadi Workers in the development of teaching Learning Aids/Trauma and Stress Management”: organized by Young’s India Welfare Organization,Jammu in collaboration with P.G.Department of Home Science, University of Jammu and UNICEEF.

 

b)     Acted as resource person in the workshop on Early Childhood care and education” organised  by P.G.Department of Home Science for Tiger Nursery School Teachers on 10th and 12th January’2002 The topic was “Play activities for Young Children”.

 

c)      Acted as resource person in Teacher Interaction workshop for Teachers        of Prep-wing of J K Public School, Jammu on Ist and 2nd June ‘2006.

 

d)     Acted as resource person for Diploma Course in Early Childhood care and Development under Madan Jeet Singh Scholarship scheme in 2005-06, 2006-07. 

 

            e). Acted as resource person in Skill Development Workshop for Supervisors of ICDS scheme organized by Centre for Women Studies, University of Jammu (26th-27th July, 2007).

 

 

11.       What are the thrust areas of your research?

           

             i)   Early childhood care and Education

            ii)   Tribal Health issues

            iii)   Aged

            iv)  Children with special needs

            v)    Adolescents

            vi) Women health issues

             vii) Evaluative studies on ICDS

 

12.       Give details of research projects completed and/or ongoing projects during the last five years.

 

                        Completed projects             

 

                        Major :

                                    Minor :

                                    Any other :

 

Ongoing projects

           

Major :

                                    Minor :

                                    Any other :

 

             Nil

 

13.       Have you been involved in National/International collaborations in the last five years ?If yes, give details.

 

No

 

14.       Give details of books, research papers, abstracts, proceedings, thesis etc. published during the last five years, giving details of papers published in referred journals only separately.  Also mention the Citation Index and impact factor.

 

Papers Published

 

1. Psychosocial Profile of Visually Impaired Adolescents (2004). Psycho lingua, 34(2): 101-106.

2. Relationship of Physically Challenged Institutionalized Children with Parents ( 2004). Disability India Journal (e- journal)

3. Time use Pattern of Adolescent Girls in Gujjar community (2005). Studies of Tribes and Tribal, 3(2): 75-77.

4. Life Satisfaction among Couples and their Daily Life Concerns (2004). Oriental Science, 9(2): 85-87.

5. Institutional Care of Physically Challenged Children (2004). Oriental Science, 9(2): 89-92.

6. Evaluation of Non- formal Pre-School education provided at Aganwadi centres (urban slums of Jammu city) (2006). Journal of Social Science, 12(2): 135-137.

7. Comparative study of Cognitive development of ICDS and Non-ICDS Children (3-6 years) (2007). Jr. of Human Ecology, 22(3): 201-204.

 

 8. Gender constancy among Pre-schoolers (2007). Research link, VI (9): 114-115.

9. An Analysis of Integrated Child Development Services Programme for Women Beneficiaries (2007). Research Link, VI (10): 98-100.

10. A comparative study of child rearing practices among ICDS and Non ICDS mothers in Jammu (2008). Research Link VI (11): 151-152.

11. Attitude of Gujjar Parents and Teachers towards the Education in Billawar Block of Kathua district (2008). Gujarat Jr. of Psychology, 25

12. Services of ICDS programme: Utilization by Gujjars women beneficiaries of Jammu district. (2008). Gujarat Jr. of Psychology, 28: 51-54.

13. Social emotional development of pre schoolers(2-6 yrs) in joint and nuclear families (2008) .Psycho-lingua, 38(2)

 

Paper published in book

 

14. Education and development of Gujjar children. In: I.J.S Jaswal and Sushma Jaswal (Eds) Contemporary Research Design in Human Development (2009).  Child Development Society: Ludhiana. Pp 28-33. 

 

ABSTRACTS PUBLISHED

 

1. Evaluation of non-formal pre-school education provided at Anganwadi centres. DCWC Research Bulletin, 7 (2003).

2. Evaluation of nutritional services provided at Anganwadi centres. DCWC Research Bulletin, 7 (2003).

3. Evaluation of health services provided to pre-schoolers at Anganwadi centres. DCWC Research Bulletin 7 (2003).

4. Time use patterns of adolescent girls in Gujjar community.  1st J&K State Science Congress Souvenir, University of Jammu (7th -9th Feb., 2005).

 5. Study of parental behavior among parents of children in middle childhood years in Billawar Tehsil (District Kathua). 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu (2008).

6. Child rearing among ICDS and Non –ICDS mothers in Jammu: A comparative study. 3rd Science Congress, University of Jammu (2008).

7. Community perception and participation in ICDS projects of Kathua district. 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu (2008).

8. Time use pattern of elderly women in Gujjar community. 3rd J&K State Science Congress, University of Jammu (2008).

9. Aged and their problems-A study of Gujjars of Jammu district. 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress, Chandigarh(2008).

10. Problems of women residing in border migrant camps near Jammu. 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter- Congress, Chandigarh(2008).

11. Utilization of services of ICDS by tribal and non-tribal women beneficiaries of Jammu district. 3rd Indian Anthropological Inter-Congress, Chandigarh(2008).

 

15.             Have you generated any patents in the last five years? Give details.

      No

 

16. Please provide a list of scholars who have qualified Ph.D under your

guidance in the last five years and the list of scholars being guided     by you at present.

 

 

i)  Shaveta Bharti  :  Awarded Ph.D in December 2007

 

List of scholars being guided:

 

ii)  Amardeep Kaur Rai

iii) Simi Kandara

iv)  Madhu Burma

 

17.       Have you received any award/recognition for teaching/ research /any other during the last five years? If yes, please provide details.

            No

 

18.       Have you made any contribution towards development/change in courses during last five years? If yes, give details.

 

Yes

 

i)  Worked with other members of the Faculty in updating the syllabi at the      undergraduate and postgraduate level. At the undergraduate level worked at updating the syllabi of the courses related to Human Development, Extension Education and women studies. At post graduate level, courses of all the four semesters were updated.

 

ii)  Worked for the preparation of the syllabus for Diploma course in Early Childhood    Development.

 

 

19. What innovations in teaching-learning process have you introduced in the last five years?

 

            Use of Laptop, INTERNET, OHP, LCD, group discussions and tutorials in teaching and research.

 

20. Give the broad areas of consultancy services provided by you during the last five years. Give details of the nature of consultancy services and finances generated.

 

Consultancy services are provided to various nursery schools, NGO’s working for underprivileged children, children with special needs, parents of nursery school children on an informal basis.

 

21. In which areas will your expertise be available for consultancy services in the future?

     

All the above mentioned areas

 

22. Have you made any contribution towards placement of students?

      Yes

 

23. Have you contributed towards activation of alumni network?

      Yes

 

24. Have you made any contribution towards the extension activities of the

department? If yes, please provide details.

 

i)Conducted the extension and outreach activities in the rural, urban         and slum localities  as part of the syllabi,worked to help the         institutions for aged,under previlaged children and children with      special needs.

 

ii) Participated in a discussion on “Humanitarian Crisis in Jammu due to internal displacement-Need for concerted NGO efforts” on 9th     Mar5ch”2003 organized by OXFAM GB.

 

iii). Participated in Parent Empowerment Programme organized for                         Parents of Nursery School on 4th June, 2007.

     

      iv). Organized a Cultural Interaction Programme for the inmates of               Oldage Home with M.sc. students as part of their syllabi in 2007.

 

   v). Attended an Extention lecture on Development Concerns in J & K  by     G.A.Quershi , organized by Centre for Adult/Continuing Education &     Extention on 24th Nov’ 2008.

 

 

25. Give details of the contribution made by you towards departmental/ University activities other than teaching and research.

 

I) Helped the department in organizing conferences, Seminar and guest lectures, etc. Organized guest lectures on Economic Evaluation as part of IVth semester syllabi.

 

ii) Helped in preparing the 9th, 10th and 11th plan proposal for the department.

 

iii) Helped in preparing the departmental presentation and Academic profile on NAAC visit.

 

 

26. Give details of any other position held and committees served on at the

Departmental and University level during the last five years.

 

i) Members of the Departmental Research Committee, Departmental Affairs Committee, Departmental Purchase Committee, Departmental Admission Committee and Nursery School Management Committee.

 

ii) Member of Campus Cultural Committee in 2004 and 2008-09. 

 

iii) Member of a committee to formulate the norms related to admissions and appointment of staff in University Nursery School and Day Care Centre.

 

iv) Member of Indian Association of Pre-School Education.

 

27. Research activities

 


1  Name of the faculty member: Dr. Shashi Manhas

       2  Designation: Associate Professor

       3  Educational qualifications: M.Sc Ph.D.

       4  Have you qualified?

                        NET                                               YES/NO

                        SLET                                              YES/NO

                        NA

   5 i) work experience in years in the University of Jammu:

        Lecturer                         years         nine years and four months (1998-2007)

        Reader                             years         one year and five months (2007-2009)

    ii) Teaching /research experience (in years) in any other educational                                     institution/ university.

    iii) Work experience other than teaching and research (in years)

6    Have you undergone any formal/in formal training in the use of computers, internet, audio visual aids?

 

7    Give details of the training and development programmes attended in the last five years (orientation/refresher course/any other)

                Name of the programme                       Date                      Organized by

8    Give details of the seminars / conferences/ workshops attended in the last five years 

Organized by the department/university of jammu:

Organized by any other university /institution:

 

Ø  Seminars /conferences attended:

v Attended Three Days National Seminar On Yoga ,Ayurveda And Naturopathy For Positive And Holistic Health From 29th-31st Jan.2002.

v Participated In Seminar Entitled “Children In Different Circumstances” Organized By P.G Department Of Home Science, University Of Jammu.

v Attended And Presented Paper Entitled “Indian Women In Service Sector” In Two Days National Seminar On Marketing Opportunities And Challenges Before Service Sector, Organized By Department Of Commerce (SAP:DRS),University Of Jammu On March 14-15,2005.

v Attended And Presented Paper Entitled “Dealing With School Dropouts: A Step Towards Women Empowerment “In Two Day ICSSR Sponsored Seminar On Role Of Education In Women Empowerment: Challenges And Strategies, On March 10-11.2006.

v Attended And Presented Paper In The 3rd J &K State Science Congress Held At University Of Jammu On Feb.26-28, 2008.

Ø     Workshops attended:

v Attended One Day Workshop On “Household Management And Disposal” Organized By P.G.Department Of Home Science In Collaboration With W.W.F (World Wide Fund For Nature),An NGO On 19th April 2002 At R.S.Pura,Jammu.

v Attended Two Days Orientation Workshop On CEDAW (Conference On Elimination Of All Forms Of Discrimination Against Women, Organized By Centre For Women Studies, University Of Jammu, 2008.

9    Have you organized any seminar/workshop/ conference in the capacity of president/secretary/any other during the last five years? Give details.

 

10  Have u served as a resource person in workshops/seminars/conferences/training programmes during the last five years? Provide details.

Yes,

Ø   Acted As A Resource Person In Workshop On Household Management And Disposal, Organized By P.G. Department Of Home Science In Collaboration With An NGO, WWF (World Wide Fund For Nature) Jammu On April 19th, 2002 At ICDS Office, R.S.PURA Jammu.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person On Training Programme For Teachers On Population And Development Education Project Jawahar  Navodaya Vidyalaya,Nud (Samba) On 5th December,2002.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person For P.G Students, CRME, Govt.College For Women Parade Jammu.2005.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person For Diploma Course In ECCE (M.G.C.S) In The P.G.Department Of Home Science University Of Jammu,2006.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person In A Series Of Lectures On Women Related Issues In Different Blocks Of Jammu District Organized By Centre For Women’s Studies, University Of Jammu, In Collaboration With ICDS Project, Jammu 2007.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person For Diploma Course In “Gender Issues”, In The Centre For Women Studies, University Of Jammu,2007.

Ø  Acted As A Resource Person In Crech Worker Training Programme Organized By Indian Council For Child Welfare (ICCW,S)Under Rajiv Ghandi National Crèche Scheme Of Department Of Women And Child Welfare.M.H.R.D.Govt.Of India On 30-31 Jan 2009.

 

 

 

 

 

11 What are the thrust areas of your research?

Girl child , school dropout girl child and ICDS.

 

 

12  Give details of research projects completed and/or ongoing projects during the last five years.

 

 Completed projects

            Major:

            Minor:

            Any other:

 

Ongoing projects:

           Major:

           Minor:

           Any other:  working as a consultant in the project undertaken by Prof.Rajni Dhingra for monitoring of ICDS  scheme in Jammu province.

 

13 Have you been involved in national /international collaborations in the last five years? If yes, give details.

 

14  Give details of books , research papers, abstracts,proceedings, thesis etc.published during the last five years, giving details of papers published in refereed journals only separately.also mention the citation index and impact factor.

Ø  Attitude of parents towards play in early years of life,0-6.puublished in Prachi Journal of psycho-cultural dimensions 2004 vol.20(2)145-149.

Ø  Perception of girl child in folk lore of Jammu. Published in literati; a multi disciplinary Journal of university of Jammu. Vol.1, November 1, 2007.

Ø  Indian women and service sector. The business peep. Journal of faculty of commerce and management studies.the Islamia college of science and commerce, Srinagar 2007.

Ø  Popular advertisements among adolescents of Jammu city. Indian journal of social research.Academic and law serials.2007.

Ø  Girls school dropout scenario;a case study of village manka talab(j&k) social research vol.499(Jan-March)2008.45-51

Ø  Girl child in Indian religio-cultural context.indian journal of social research.vol.49(Jan-March)2008,69-73.

Ø  Female infanticide : a case profile of rajputs of jammu. Indian journal of social research.vol.49(2)April-june 2008-185-191.

Ø  Impact of work  and environment on women living in urban slums of jammu city.the journal studies of home and community science December.2008.

Ø  Abtracts;3

15  Have you generated any patents in the last five years? Give details.

 

16  Please provide a list of scholars who have qualified Ph.D under your guidance in the last five years and the list of scholars being guided by you at present.

Ø   PRIYANKA SHARMA: Registered( Dec 2007)

“Parent-adolescent relationship and experiences of puberty; a study of urban dogra girls (11-15 yrs) from Jammu district.”

Ø  ANNPURNA DOGRA: synopsis submitted for registration( oct.2008)

“Nutritional awareness among anganwadi workers and their implementation to nutritional services; a comparative study of rural and urban zone of Jammu district.”

Ø  JATINDER KOUR: synopsis submitted for registration (oct.2008)

“An evaluation of qualitative changes in elementary education through Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan in Jammu.”

 

 

17  Have you received any award /recognition for teaching/ research/any other during the last five years? If yes, please provide details.

 

18 Have you made any contribution towards development/change in courses during last five years? If yes , give details.

 

 

19 What innovations in teaching-learning process have you introduced in the last five years?

 

20  Give details of the nature of consultancy services and finances generated.

 

 

21 In which areas will your expertise be available for consultancy services in the future?

Girl child, ECCE (early children care education)

 

22 Have you made any contribution towards placement of students?

 

23  Have you contributed towards activation of alumni network?

 

 

24 Have you made any contribution towards the extension activities of the department? If yes, please provide details.

 

25  Give details of the contribution made by you towards departmental/university activities other than teaching and research.

Working as convener departmental maintenance and upkeep committee.

 

 

 

 

26  Give details of any other position held and committees served on at the departmental and university level during the last five years.

Ø  Member in the subject committee of home science in department of distance education for academic session 2006-2207.

Ø   Member in the purchase committee for purchasing practical items for students of home science in the directorate of distance education.

Ø  Member in admission committee of B.A part 3rd and M.A English in department of distance education for session 2005-2006.

Ø  Member in admission committee of M.A English and M.com in department of distance education for session 2007-2008

Ø  Member in admission committee of B.A part 1st, 2nd, and M.A English in department of distance education for session 2006-2007.

 

 

27 Any other information you may wish to add.