Current PhD Scholars

Atul Yadav

MSc.(Applied Psychology) from Gautam Buddha University 

PG Diploma in child guidance and counselling from Jamia Millia Islamia

BTech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from NIT Sikkim 

Research AreaInternalised heterosexism in young homosexual individuals

Irfan Fayaz

B.A. Psychology (University of Kashmir); M.A. Psychology (Indira Gandhi National Open University); PG Diploma Rehabilitation Psychology (University of Kashmir); M.Phil. Child and Adolescent Psychology (Amity University)

Research Area: Psychological Correlates of Adversity Exposure: A Mixed Method Study among Kashmiri Youth

Kamya Bihari

BA (Hons) Psychology (Jesus & Mary College, University of Delhi), M.Sc. Counselling Psychology (Christ University, Bengaluru)

Research Area: Social Psychology and Counselling

Latika Tandon​

B.A. - Economics Hons. (University of Delhi); Master of Business Administration (University of Delhi)

Research Area: Leadership Model for 2020

Lukus Langan

B.Sc. Hons Psychology (University of Greenwich, UK), M.Sc. Cognitive Science and Neuropsychology (Birkbeck, University of London, UK)

Research Area: Synthesis of a Fear-Disgust System: Horror as a Secondary or Primary Emotion

Maria Cedeno

Master Diploma Major Health Services Administration, Master Diploma Public Health, and Master Diploma Infant and Juvenile Psychology 

Research AreaBehavioral and social sciences

Megha Yadav

B.A. Psychology and Sociology (Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi) ; MSc Organizational Psychiatry and Psychology (King's College London)

Research Area: Resilience in the Workplace

Rakhi Gupta

B.A. (Hons) in Applied Psychology (Manav RAchna International institute of Rsearch Studies). Psychology (Panjab University) 

Research AreaCognitive Psychology 

Rita Iorbo

B.Sc. Sociology (Benue State University, Makurdi), M.A. International Peace Studies (University for Peace, Costa Rica)

Research Area: Internal Displacement in Nigeria

Rukhsana Siddiqua

B.Sc. Criminology and Police Science (MBSTU, Bangladesh), MSc in Criminology and Police Science (MBSTU, Bangladesh)

Research Area: Assessing Psycho-Social Changes in the Justice-Seeking Victims of Cyber Sexual Violence: A Study in Bangladesh

Sakshi Vaish

B.A (Hon) Sociology (University of Delhi); M.A Criminology (LNJN National Institute of Criminology and Forensic Science, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government Of India); M.Phil. Criminology (SCCS, Raksha Shakti University, Gujarat)

Research Area: Poly-Victimization

Sangeeta Prasai

BA Economics and English (Nepal); Master’s in English (Nepal)

Research Area: TBD

Shankey Verma

B.Sc. Chemistry (Sri Venketeshwara College, University of Delhi), M.A. Criminology (National Institute of Criminology & Forensic Science, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India)

Research Area: Prevalence of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and Impact on Psychological Outcomes and Academic Performance among Indian Female Students in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

Shivani Rana

Bsc(Hons) Child Development (Delhi University), MA Applied Psychology ( Manav Rachna International University), Advance Diploma in Counselling Psychology (Jamia Millia Islamia) and B.ed (Indira Gandhi University).

Research Area: Research area: Spirituality and Positive Psychology


BA(hons.) Psychology- Panjab university, Chandigarh(MCM DAV College for Women Chandigarh) 

MA Psychology- Panjab University, Chandigarh  

PGDGC- Panjab University, Chandigarh  

Research AreaDevelopmental Psychology

Simran Aurora

B.A (Hons)Psychology (Sambalpur University) M. Sc. Clinical Psychology (Christ University, Bangalore), Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Councelling (Jamia Millia Islamia- New Delhi)

Research Area – Predictive Factors Of Infidelity Among College Students.

Sudha Bhetuwal Sapkota

BA in English and Economics (Tribhuban University, Nepal); MA in Human Rights (Kathmandu School of Law,Nepal)

Research Area:  Role of Women in Nepal Army

Sujay Ranjan Chaudhuri

M Tech (Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi); MBA (Operations Management) and Fellow of The Institution of Engineers (India); M Sc in Defence and Strategic Studies (Chennai University); M Phil in Defence and Strategic Studies (Panjab University, Chandigarh) MDP from IIM Bangalore on Logistics Management and IIM Indore on Strategic Human Resource Management

Research Area: Leadership Development

Vibhuti Mehta

B.A. (Hons.) in Applied Psychology (Gargi College, University of Delhi), M.A in Psychology (Faculty of Arts, Department of Psychology, North Campus, University of Delhi), UGC NET 2020 

Research AreaCommunity Mental Health, Mental and emotional well-being of children, Psycho education programmes and intervention development.

Upasana Kinra

M.A. Psychology, B.A. (Honours) Applied Psychology, Bachelor of Education, Certificate course in Global Career Counselling, Diploma- IEU Global Academy of Counsellors, Certificate course in School Counselling, Diploma in Preventive and Promotive Health Care, Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations.

Research AreaCounselling, Career Counselling 

Yashodhara Bhetuwal Prasai

BA (Nepal), Masters in Economics (Nepal), M. Ed. Leadership and Management (School of education, Kathmandu University, Nepal)

Research Area: Educational and Learning models through Buddhism

Arpita Sarka

M.A. Psychology (University Department of Applied Psychology, University of Mumbai), B.A. Psychology (Vivekanand Education Society’s College of Arts, Science & Commerce, University of Mumbai), UGC-NET 2012

Research Area: Organizational Behavior

Dheeraj Rayalu Tadi

BA Hons Applied Psychology from Galgotias University, UP MA Applied Psychology from Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi UGC NET-JRF Psychology 2022

Research Area: Social psychology

Samiksha Das

BA Psychology (Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, Odisha) MSc Health Psychology (University of Hyderabad, Telangana) M. Phil Psychology (with specialization in Health), Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, Odisha M. Phil Forensic Psychology (National Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar) PhD Behavioral Sciences (JGU)

Research Area: Forensic Psychology

Sravya Palla

B.Sc. Botany, Zoology, Chemistry (Osmania University, Hyderabad); M.Sc. Forensic Science (Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal); P.G. Certificate Course on Understanding Criminal Behaviour (Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Sonipat); Short term Certificate Course in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Profiling (International Forensic Science Institute, Pune); Non-accredited online course in Forensic Psychology (The Open University, UK)

Research Area: Forensic Psychology/ Criminal Psychology