Current PhD Scholars

Rohini Malik

BA+MA Clinical Psychology (2017-2021), Amity University, Noida Bachelors In Clinical Psychology + Masters In Clinical Psychology.

Research Area -To Study The Impact Of Bullying Victimisation On Self Concept And Non Suicidal Self Injury Behavior Among Adolescents 

Madhuparna Andrews

BA History , Jadavpur University, West Bengal (1997) ; MA History , Jadavpur University, West Bengal (2002). 

Research Area -: Achievements In Special Education In West Bengal From A Historical Perspective And Future Scope 

Samreen Chhabra

Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Psychology, MCM DAV College, Panjab University, Chandigarh (2018); Master of Arts, Psychology, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India (2020) 

Research Area -: Designing And Testing Culturally Informed Interventions For Climate Change Communication And Climate Action In India 

Suhana Verma

BA Psychology (Honours), Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi (2020) ; MA Psychology , Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi (2023). 

Research Area -: Unraveling The Dynamics Investigating The Influence Of Hookup Culture On Contemporary Relationships. 

Vijay Shankar Kanthan

Bachelor of Science – Physics UNIVERSITY OF MADRAS, CHENNAI (1999); Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (MBA) XAVIER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT (XIMB), BHUBANESHWAR (2001); Master of Business Administration (MBA) SIKKIM MANIPAL UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES, SIKKIM (2011) 

Research Area -: Behavioural Science Interventions For Sustainable Development Goals Exploration Of Emerging Strategies, Impact, And Implementation Shaping Public Policy 

Purvi Tantia

B.COM, Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi; MBA, La Trobe University, Australia.

Research Area – Psychology Of Wealth Particularly Investigating The Difference In Psychology of Wealth Creators And Wealth Inheritors

Anu Sebastian

BA Psychology, Mahatma Gandhi University; MSc. Applied Psychology, Calicut University; M. Phil Psychology, Jain University.

Research Area – Psychosocial Profile Of Bangalore Police Personnel

Niranjan Reddy Challa

BA Nizam College, Osmania University; MA University College of Arts & Social Sciences, Osmania University.

Research Area – Cognitive Ageing and Its Impact On Individuals’ Productivity, Learning And Development Abilities In Organisational Settings

Jagjit Kaur

B. Tech Electronics and Instrumentation, Apeejay Satya University; MA Counselling Psychology, Amity Institute of Psychological and Allied Sciences, Amity University; Post Graduate Diploma, Mental Health, Indira Gandhi National Open University

Research Area – Health Psychology, Reasons For Low Adherence Levels To Lifestyle Change Behaviours

Divya Iyengar

BA Psychology, SIES College of Arts, Science and Commerce (Mumbai University);  MSc. Counselling Psychology, Christ (Deemed to be) University, Central Campus, Bangalore

Research Area – Development Of A Scale To Assess Emotional Abuse Among Married Individuals In India

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

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

Arpita Sarkar

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

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

Maria Cedeno

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

Research AreaBehavioral and social sciences

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

Rakhi Gupta

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

Research AreaCognitive 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

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 

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.

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

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

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

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

Latika Tandon​

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

Research Area: Leadership Model for 2020

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

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

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