Shivani Nag

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor, School of Education Studies

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Affiliation

Assistant Professor, School of Education Studies

Education & Research

Ph.D. (Education Studies), Jawaharlal Nehru University. Title of doctoral dissertation- ‘A Study of Socio-Cultural Inclusion of Children in Theories and Practices of Multilingual Education in India’; M.Phil. (Psychology of Education) Jawaharlal Nehru University. Title of doctoral dissertation-‘Inclusion of Socio-Cultural Context in Education: An ethnography of a Digantar School’; MA (Psychology), University of Delhi; BA Honours (Psychology), Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi.

Areas of Research Interest: Culture and Cognition; Critical Pedagogy; Socio-cultural inclusion of marginalised in educational spaces; Gender and Education; Qualitative Research Methods.

 

Past Employment

  • Assistant Professor in PG Dept. of Psychology, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, Odisha (Jan 2014- June 2016).
  • Guest Faculty in Dept. of Psychology, Lady Shri Ram College for Women (Aug 2013-October 2013).
  • Research Officer in National Multilingual Education Resource Consortium (NMRC) (April 2009- October 2011)

Publications

  • Nag, Shivani (2017). Theoretical assumptions regarding the mind-culture-language relationship underlying models of multilingual education in India and their impact on resulting practices. Multilingualisms and Development , London: British Council , 131-150-ISBN 978-0-86355-840-5
  • Nag, Shivani (2014). Teachers’ experience of using tribal children’s language in classroom: A collaborative learning perspective. Educational Quest-- An International Journal of Education and Applied Social Sciences, 5(1), 41-50, Print ISSN : 0976-7258. Online ISSN : 2230-7311.
  • Nag, Shivani (2014) एक तरफ़ा प्यार की अह्मन्यता: भारतीय सिनेमा में प्रेम का कुरूप चित्रण. In Joshi, R. (Ed). उमीद की निर्भयाएं. New Delhi: Patrkaar Praxis.
  • Nag, Shivani; Kiran (2013). The ‘M-TALL akhra’ initiative in Jharkhand: A brief report. Swara, Multilingual Education newsletter, Vol. 1 (8), 4-7. New Delhi: National Multilingual Resource Consortium.
  • Panda, M.; Mohanty, A. K.; Nag, S.; Singh, K. & Biswabandan, B. (2012). Does MLE work in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha? A longitudinal Study Report- Phase II. New Delhi: National Multilingual Education Resource Consortium. (Draft report uploaded on http://www.nmrc-jnu.org/nmrc_img/longitudinal%20report%20draft.pdf )
  • Mohanty, A.K., Panda, M., Nag, S., & Biswabandan, B. (2011). Does MLE work in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha? A longitudinal Study Report. Swara, Vol. 1 (6 & 7), 2-23. New Delhi: National Multilingual Resource Consortium.
  • Nag, S., Panda, M., Mohanty, A.K., & Manocha, S. (2011). Resources for Multilingual Education in India. New Delhi: National Multilingual Resource Consortium. (http://www.nmrc-jnu.org/nmrc_img/Resources%20for%20Multilingual%20Education
    %20in%20India.pdf
    )
  • Nag, Shivani (2010). Book Review (Shalini Advani, Schooling the National Imagination: Education, English and the Indian Modern). History and Sociology of South Asia, Vol. 5 (1), 153-166. New Delhi: Sage Publications.

Professionl Activities/Awards

Awards

  • Awarded Prof. Durganand Sinha Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation during the XVth Annual Convention of National Academy of Psychology in 2016.
  • Awarded ‘Emerging Psychologist’ by National Academy of Psychology (NAOP), during the XXIVth Annual Conference of National Academy of Psychology (NAOP) held in IIFM-NITTR, Bhopal in 2014.
  • Awarded by the faculty of Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Faculty prize for ‘Intellectual Excellence’ for the year 2003-2004.