Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Marching Towards Excellence

Department of Psychology

Name of the Department : 

Psychology

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Year of establishment of Department

1957

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Head of Department

Professor Anupam Nath Tripathi

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Total sanctioned Teaching Posts

Professor (O)

Professor (CAS)

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

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JRF

1

 

4

7

 

 

 

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Presently working (Number only)

Professor (O)

Professor (CAS)

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

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JRF

UGC

RGNF

ICSSR

 

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1

1

1

5

Course Available

Courses

Seats

Admitted

GC

OBC

SC

ST

Minority

1.BA

160

160

80

43

34

3

2.MA

45

45

16

17

11

1

3.Ph.D.

32

13

6

6

1

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Major Achievements of the Department in Last Five Years (2012-2017)

1.      The Project “SAKSHAM” which started from the year 2009 continued till 2015 under which HIV counselling Training Centre was run by department and the Faculty-In-Charge of the project was Prof. P.S.N.Tiwari.

2.      In the year 2011 the department was recognized as the “Centre of Excellence” by government of Utter Pradesh and Prof. P.S.N. Tiwari was the coordinator of the program

3.      Memorial Lectures

In the great memory of Professor L.B. Tripathi the department has organized four memorial lectures so for-

i.                  On October 5, 2013 by Prof. R.C. Tripathi (National Fellow ICSSR and Former Head, Department of Psychology, Allahabad University and Director GB Pant Institute of Social Sciences, Allahabad) delivered lecture on “Psychological Science: Where and How it can make a difference”

ii.                 On September 15, 2014 by Prof. Girishwar Mishra (Former Head, Department of psychology, Delhi University and the VC, Mahatma Gandhi Hindi Antarrashtriya Vishwavidyslaysa, Wardha) delivered lecture on “Linking Social Science with Societal Development”.

iii.                On September 15, 2015 by Prof. A.K.Mohanty (National Fellow ICSSR and Former Head Zakir Hussain Center of Educational studies, School of Social Science, JNU, New Delhi) delivered lecture on “Social Justice and Language: The other side of multilingualism in India”.

iv.                On September 15, 2016 by Prof. R.C.Mishra (Former Head, Department of Psychology, BHU, Varanasi) delivered lecture on “Culture and Human Behaviour”.

v.                  Proposed Lecture on September 15, 2017 by Prof. Prabha Shanker Pandey (Former Head, Department of Sociology and Former Director, Academic Staff College, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur) on the topic “Higher Education with Changing Scenario”.

4.      Seminars

i.                    October 5, 2013 on the topic “Making Psychology relevant to Society

ii.                  March 25-26, 2014 on the topic “Intergroup Relations in contemporary Indian Society: Multidisciplinary Perspective”

iii.                September 15, 2014 on the topic “Linking Social Science with Societal development”

iv.                September 15, 2015 on the topic “Social Justice and Language”

v.                  September 15-16, 2016 on the topic “Culture and Human Behaviour”

5.      Refresher Course

i.                    July 11-14, 2012 Supportive Supervision Induction Training

ii.                  September 15-19, 2012 ICTC Refresher Course

iii.                March 21-25, 2013 FICTC Training

iv.                February 9-March 1, 2015 Understanding social reality: Emerging perspectives and approaches

6.      Workshop

i.                    February 22-23, 2014 Encephalitis survivors: Issues, challenges and psychological interventions

ii.                  March 9-10, 2015 Writing Research Proposal

7.      Short term Course

i.                    August 23-29, 2013 Organizational Behaviour: Issues and challenges

8.      Research Project

Understanding child abuse in school setting: Psychosocial perspective

Principal Investigator- Prof. Sushma Pandey

Funding Agency- ICSSR, New Delhi

Grant Received- Rs. 12 Lac

9.      Books Published

i.                    Aradhana Shukla & Anubhuti Dubey (Eds.) (2015). Mental

Health Psychosocial –Social Perspectives: Issues and

Interventions (Vol. One), New Delhi: Concept publishing

Company. ISBN 978-93-5125-169-9.

ii.                  Anubhuti Dubey & Aradhana Shukla (Eds.) (2015). Mental Health

Psychosocial–Social Perspectives: Multi-group Analysis

(Vol. Two), New Delhi: Concept publishing Company.

ISBN 978-93-5125-170-0.

iii.                Aradhana Shukla & Anubhuti Dubey (Eds.) (2017). Mental

Health Psychosocial –Social Perspectives: Strength of

Human Resources (Vol. Three), New Delhi: Concept

Publishing Company. ISBN 978-93-5125-171-2.

iv.                 Anubhuti Dubey & Aradhana Shukla (Eds.) (2017). Mental

Health Psychosocial–Social Perspectives: Therapeutic

 Application (Vol. Four), New Delhi: Concept Publishing

 Company. ISBN 978-93-5125-172-9.

v.                   Anubhuti Dubey (2012). Psychological Perspectives in

Chronic Illnesses. New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company.

ISBN 978-81-8069-842-2.

10.  Psychological Tests Published: 03

i.                Pandey, S. (2012). Domestic violence checklist. Rupa Psychological

                Corporation, Varanasi.

ii.               Pandey, S. (2012). Child abuse checklist. Rupa Psychological

                Corporation, Varanasi.

iii.             Pandey, S. (2012). Marital conflict questionnaire. Rupa Psychological

                Corporation, Varanasi.

11.  Ph.D. submitted/awarded

                Awarded: 21              Submitted:03

12.  Research Papers published in Journals

                International:    43                        National: 47

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Future Plans (Next Three Years)

i.              Course curriculum: Up gradation of existing courses and insertion of new papers

ii.             PG Diploma in Counselling Psychology

iii.            PG Diploma in Human Resource Management

iv.            A Centre for testing Cognitive Abilities

v.             Development of Health Psychology Lab

vi.            Establishment of Placement Cell for OB/HRM students

vii.           Focus on Infrastructure:

                (i)            Extension of Library

                (ii)           Smart class for research students

                (iii)          A conference hall with the capacity of 200 seating with state of art facilities

                (iv)          Up gradation of PG lab

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Faculty Details

Name

Mobile

Specialization

E mail

Prof. Anupam Nath Tripathi

9918280825

Cognitive Processes

anupamnath.tripathi@gmail.com

Prof. Sushma Pandey

7706856965

Developmental and Social Psychology and Organizational Behaviour

sushma_35gkp@rediffmail.com

pandeys1806@gmail.com

 

Prof. Anubhuti Dubey

9415270556

Health, Applied Social Psychology and Counselling Psychology

anubhutiddu@rediffmail.com

Prof. Dhananjay Kumar

9651100230

Social Cognition, Intergroup Relation and Mental Health

dk_ddugu@yahoo.com