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Dr. Shikha Shrivastava
Education is to make sensitive and responsible human being not human machine. 'Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire' (William Butler Yeats). This quote is the center focus of my teaching philosophy. I think my role in classroom is to make students learn concepts and theories, connect it with real life situation and motivate them to experience it in the manner it become meaningful for them.
I always inspire my students to be good and caring individuals who can serve the society with the set of skills acquire during their course of Education. I received my Post Doctoral fellowship from CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research), New Delhi under the category of Life Sciences; Ph.D. in Psychology (Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi); M. A. in Psychology, and P G Diploma in Computer Application. Research area of my interest is Clinical Neuro-psychology, Clinical Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Research Methods, Bio feedback related Autonomic nervous system activity. I am having Total Experience of 12 years (Teaching Experience: 10 years, 2 years Research Experience as Post Doc Fellow). Subjects Taught are Ph.D. Courses- Health Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Research methods PG and UG level courses: Advanced Research Method, Physiological Psychology, Neuro-psychology, Positive Psychology, Inferential Experimental Methods, Counseling Psychology etc. Guided more that 50 U G and PG Dissertations of B A and M A Applied Psychology students. Internal supervisor of Field work training of M A Applied Psychology students. My major research publication include work on facial expression and emotion published from John Willey inter science USA , it is followed by 3 International paper and 10 Paper of National Journals in different Journals. I have administrative experience of coordinating exam and been administration head of Department of Applied psychology for 6 years (from 12/09/2013 and 22/07/2019). I am life time member of prestigious Indian Academy of health Psychology, India.