Dr.Jayshree Palit

  1. HOD, Associate Professor in Department of English
  2. Member Board of Studies for English (till 2017), SNDT Women’s University

Email: jayashreepalit@gmail.com

Blog: moviesmore/jayashreepalit/wordpress.com

Academic Background:

  • 2006: P.G. Diploma in Education Management from SNDT Women’s University
  • 1994: Ph.D. in English Literature from University of Mumbai under the guidance of Dr. M.C. Jussawala
  • 1988: Awarded Junior Research Fellowship by UGC based on Performance in All India Exam
  • 1981: M.A. in English Literature from University of Delhi (Hindu College)
  • 1979: B.A. in English Literature from University of Delhi (Lady Sriram College)
  • 1975: ICSCE Loreto Convent, Shillong, Head Girl of Loreto Council Loreto Medal for Outstanding Leadership Qualities

Research Interests: Identity Insurgency (Writers of the North-east) Globalization, Terrorism, Fundamentalism, and Action based research on ELT

Subject Specialization: Business Communication Interests:

  • Communication
  • Personality Development
  • Quality Initiatives
  • Women Empowerment
  • Christian/ Spiritual and Wisdom Literature
  • Movies – International / Bollywood
  • Creative writings


Key Achievements:

  • Supervisor of Degree College (2012 – 2016)
  • Authored and Edited NAAC Self Study Report (I & II)
  • Coordinator of IQAC till 2011
  • Incharge of SRISHTI and RESEARCH HORIZONS till 2001
  • Significant contribution to the preparation of study materials for English Studies (Distance Education, SNDT Women’s University)
  • Co-ordinator of Editorial Board for University Publication
  • Co-ordinator and Compering in Mega University Events
  • Consultancy / Guest Lectures / Talks / Workshops

Key Publications:

  • Novel: ‘The Catalyst’ published by Notion press, 1st August 2017. ISBN: 978-1-9457586-95-6
  • Book Authored: ‘Inspiring People Super Achievers of the Kutchi Community’ (2010)
  • Books Edited : ‘Indian English Theatre and Drama: Enriching Experiments’
  • Research Paper/ Articles: International – 1 & National – 2 (Data of 2016-17, 2017-18)
  • Chapters in Books and Conference Proceedings: 03 (Data of 2016-17, 2017-18)
  • Participated and Presented Paper: 4 International (Data of 2016-17, 2017-18)
  • Awarded Best Paper at International English Language Teaching at Jaipur ‘Teaching Reading: Applying Theory a Research to Practices’ (2014)