Education through Investigation

Faculty

Full Time Faculty

Dr. Priyanka Kacker

M.A., P.G.D.C.A.H., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: drkacker@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: 8 years
Specialization: Neuro-Forensic Psychology, Clinical Psychology & Hypnotherapy
Publications: Papers: 26
Research Thrust Area: Forensic psychological investigations, Use of neurocognitive electrophysiology and its application on Sleep, consciousness and remembrance of juveniles, hypnotic trance using BEOS.

Dr. Proshanto Kr. Saha

M.A., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: proshanto.saha@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: 4 years & Research: 6 years 6 months
Specialization: Cognitive Neuropsychology & Forensic Psychology
Publications: Papers: 11 Books: 2 Book Chapter: 1
Research Thrust Area: Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention and Emotion, Criminal Profiling, Juvenile Problems and their Rehabilitation, EEG-ERP based Forensic Psychological Investigations, Police Psychology.

Dr. Smita Pandey

M.Phil, PhD.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: s.pandey@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching 5 years Industry: 15 years
Specialization: Clinical Psychology, Clinical Neuropsychology
Publications: Papers: 16
Research Thrust Area: Clinical Psychology, Behavior Therapy’s Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy, Positive Psychology, Neuropsychology, Cognitive Retraining

Dr. Krishna Kumar Mishra

M. A., Ph. D.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: Krishna.mishra@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching 7 months Research 3 years
Specialization: Socio-developmental Psychology
Publications: Papers: 12 Book Chapter: 1
Research Thrust Area: Positive Psychology

Dr. Ruttuja Karkhanis

M.Psy., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Email ID: ruttuja.karkhanis@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching 3 years Industry: 4 years
Specialization: Forensic Psychology
Publications: Papers: 3
Research Thrust Area: Victimization, Personality​ and Crime and Modern Investigative Techniques

Dr. Ravikesh Tripathi

M.Phi., Ph. D.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: ravikeshtripathi@gmail.com
Experience: Teaching 7 Months
Specialization: Clinical Psychology
Publications: Papers:21 Book Chapters: 4
Research Thrust Area: Cognitive Disorders

Dr Nandita Chaube

M. A., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Email ID: nandita.chaube@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching 4.7 years Industry: 3 years
Specialization: Clinical
Publications: Papers: 18 Books: 2
Research Thrust Area: Clinical Psychology

Mr. Biswajit Dey

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Pursuing

Lecturer

Email ID: b.dey@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching 6 years 7 Months
Specialization: Clinical Psychology
Publications: Papers: 4
Research Thrust Area: Psychopathology and Psycho-diagnostic Assessment, Psychotherapy, Biofeedback Treatment and Neuropsychological changes in various Psychiatric conditions

Mr. N Khoibi Sigh

M.Phil, Ph.D. Pursuing

Lecturer

Email ID: n.khoibisingh@gfsu.edu.in
Experience: Teaching: 4 years Industry: 3 years
Specialization: Clinical Psychology
Publications: Papers: 2
Research Thrust Area: Neuropsychology, EEG and Neurofeedback

Visiting Faculty

Sr. No. Name Designation Organisation Qualification Specialization / Functional Area
1. Dr. Shripati Upadhyaya Former Chartered Clinical Psychologist Bradford District Care, NHS Trust, United Kingdom PhD Clinical Psychology
2. Dr. Lalit Vaya Consultant Psychiatrist Ahmedabad, Gujarat M.D., D.P.M. (Psychiatry) Mental Health
3. Dr. K. B. Kumar Professor & Dean Sweekkar Acedemy, Hyderabad, AP M. Phil, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology) Clinical Psychology
4. Dr. Amool Ranjan Singh Director RINPAS – Ranchi Ph.D., M.Phil, Clinical Psychology Clinical Psychology
5. Dr. Asha Shrivastav Senior Scientific Officer – I CFSL, CBI, New Delhi M. A. , Ph.D. Forensic Psychology
6. Dr. Ajay Chauhan Superintendent of HMH Ahmedabad M.D. Psychiatry Psychiatry
7. Mr. Bharat Lakhtariya Senior Reporter (Law) & Legal Advisor Gujarat Samachar B.Com, L.L.M. (Criminology) Law
8. Mr. V. H. Patel Deputy Director DFS – Gandhinagar M.A. Clinical Psychology Forensic Psychology
9. Dr. Hemang Shah Assistant Professor BJ Medical, Ahmedabad M.D. Psychiatry Child Psychiatry
10. Mrs. Amita Shukla Assistant Director Forensic Psychology Division, DFS Gandhinagar M.A. Clinical Psychology Forensic Psychology
11. Dr. Masroor Jahan Additional Professor RINPAS, Ranchi, Jharkhand M. Phil., Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology) Clinical Psychology

Guest Lectures

Sr. No. Name Designation Organisation Topic
1. Dr. S. Sarangi IPS Inspector General, Orissa Housing Board, Orissa The Orissa State Police Housing & Welfare Corporation Ltd. Psychology and Criminal Investigation Interface between
2. Dr. Kevin Rowell Faculty Member University of Arkansas, USA Providing crisis mental Health in Disasters
3. Mr. Anand Kishore Professor University of Fraser Valley, Canada Human Attitude towards Change and its Adaptation
4. Mr. Rajen Vakil Spiritual Teacher Gujarat Brain, Mind & Behaviour