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Updated on 25 Oct, 2019


Dr. Jyoti Chawla

Assistant Professor

Dr. Jyoti Chawla is Assistant Professor in School of Translation Studies and Training, IGNOU. She joined IGNOU on February 3, 2009. Creative writer and critic in Hindi, she is a major voice in contemporary Hindi writing. She did her B.A, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. from University of Delhi.
 
Her areas of interest are Translation Studies, Gender in Translation, Culture Studies and Modern Hindi Literature.
Author/Editor of 4 books. Jyoti Chawla is a strong voice in feminist writing, and believes in bringing peripheral issues of Society to the fore through her writing.
 
Names of her books include : ‘Maa ka Jawan Chehra (poetry collection). Jaise koi udas laut jaye darwaze se (poetry collection), Andhere ki koi shakl nahi hoti (short story collection), Shrestha Hindi Kahaniyan (co-edited).
 
Presently, she is working on her book of criticism which will be published soon. 
 
Few works are translated, published and appreciated in Marathi, Punjabi, Oriya, and English etc. Besides books, a good number of papers/Research Papers published in Journals, books and periodicals of repute. 8 entries on literature, translation and criticism published in Bhartiya Sahitya Kosh, Kolkata. She has been awarded with Sheela Siddhantkar Smriti Samman, 2014 for her first book Maa ka Jawan Chehra
 
 Dr. Chawla is Programme Coordinator of P.G. Diploma in Translation (PGDT), P.G. Certificate in Malayalam-Hindi Translation (PGCMHT) and P.G. Certificate in Bangla-Hindi Translation (PGCBHT). Currently, she is developing a programme – Anuvad evam Rupantaran mein snatakottar pramanpatra karyakram, she has designed and developed various courses of M.A. (Translation Studies), M.Phil. & Ph.D. in Translation Studies. Dr. Chawla has represented Hindi and contemporary Hindi writing on various forums through her creative and critical writing. She has presented papers, delivered lectures in various National and International Seminars and on Doordarshan and All India Radio.                                                 
EDUCATION:
 
 
Doctor of Philosophy (subject) year
 
(2008)
Name of the University. University of Delhi
Discipline:               Hindi
Doctoral Research Topic: Navein Dashak ke Natakaon mein Naitikata ka Swaroop
Academic Achievement: i
Master of Philosophy (subject) year
 
(2002)
 
Name of the university University of Delhi
Discipline:  Hindi
Dissertation Topic: Bandini:Samvedna aur Shilp
Academic Achievement: if any
Master of Arts (Subject) year
 
(2001)
Name of the university : University of Delhi
Discipline: Hindi
Academic Achievement:
Bachelor of Arts (Subject) year
Hindi, English, History
 
(1999)
Name of the university University of Delhi
Academic Achievement:

WORK EXPERIENCE:
·         Worked in various colleges of Delhi University in different capacities i.e Guest faculty and temporary faculty from  April 2004 to January 2009)
·         Presently, working as Lecturer/ Assistant Professor since February 3, 2009
 
INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS: NIL
 
FELLOWSHIP/ AWARDS:
 
Sl.No.
Name of the Fellowship/Awards
Granting/ Awarding Institution
Year
1.
UGC NET –JRF/SRF
UGC
2004 - 2008
 
2.
Sheela Siddhantkar Smriti Samman, 2014
Raag-Virag Kala Kendra
2014

 
PUBLICATIONS: (draft template is given below)
Ø Books :3 (authored) + 1 (edited) + 1 (translated) : 5
Ø Chapters in Books : 2
Ø Research Papers published : 40
Ø Paper presented at International/National Conferences: 20
Ø Units written : 2
 
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODY/ STATUTORY BODY (INTERNAL/ EXTERNAL):
Membership of Professional body/ Statutory body
Name of statutory body/ institution/
Period
Member
School Board, SOTST, IGNOU
a) 25.3.2009-24.3.2011
b)16.8.2013-15.8.2015
c)17.8.2015-16.8.2017
d)13.10.2017-12.2.2019
Member
School Board, SOTHSSM, IGNOU
2016-2018
Member
Academic Council Standing Committee
       2016-2017
Member
G.Ram Reddy Memorial Lecture Committee
            2016
Member
Hindi Pakhwada Committee
2017
Member
Hindi Website Committee
            2019
Member
PAC International Division:NCERT
June 2019-till date
 

 

Official Address:
School of Translation Studies and Training,
IGNOU,
Maidan GarhiNew Delhi - 110068
New Delhi, India
  +91-011-29571623
  jyoti_cha@rediffmail.com, jtchawla@gmail.com