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    • Professor of English Language and Literature with more than 8 years of teaching experience.

    • Presently working as an Assistant Professor at Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, India. Previously worked at St. Xavier’s College, Jaipur, India.

    • Experienced as a professor, writer, and editor for many years. Also worked as the Student Council Coordinator, Coordinator of Reader’s Club, Arts Club, MOC Club, and as an organizer for several national and international conferences and soft skills training projects, while working in the university.

    • Currently the Secretary of the Digital Humanities Alliance for Research and Teaching Innovations (DHARTI) and was a member of the Board of Studies in English at the IIS University from 2015 to 2017.

    • Presently working on a book project which explores alternative futures for Digital Humanities study centers in India, creating new paradigms of understanding local culture. Contributed chapters in varied national and international books and has also published her research papers in national and international journals.

    • My research and teaching specialties include Soft Skills, Communication Skills, Body Language, Postcolonial Studies, Culture Studies, Literary theory, Gender Studies, Star Studies, and Digital Humanities specifically focusing on the impact of visual and textual literacy.

    • As a Reading Course Syllabus Project, I have introduced Kindle reading device for undergraduate Literature students with the syllabus of the University of Rajasthan. My doctoral research ‘Narratives of Land and Nation: Writings of Alexis Wright’, investigates Indigenous writings of Aboriginal Australian literature.

    • In 2013 The IIS University conferred the Researcher of the Year Award to her for outstanding work carried out in the field of literary studies.

    • I have also worked as a researcher with an NCR-based brand consultancy ISplash Creative Consulting.

    • University Gold Medalist at M.A. level having a diploma in Mass Communication and Video Production and a degree in Kathak.

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