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Dr. Mamta Bhatnagar

  • Assistant Professor
    Institute of Applied Sciences & Humanities
  • Department

    Department of English
  • Contact Details:

    Email : mamta.bhatnagar@gla.ac.in

    Contact Number :9927605568

  • Experience

    14 Years

  • Qualifications

    • December 2016: Ph D awarded at the Department of English and Foreign Languages, Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak, Haryana. Topic: Re-Presentation of Indian Culture in the Works of Gita Mehta
    • July 1996: B Ed at School of Education (Centre of Excellence) DAVV, Indore, MP
    • July 1984: M Phil at Institute of Advanced Studies, Meerut University, Meerut UP Topic of Dissertation: Critical Evaluation of the Poetic Works of Oliver Goldsmith
    • July 1982: Master of Arts in English Literature at Meerut University, Meerut, UP
    • July 1980: Bachelor of Arts at the Meerut University, Meerut, UP
  • Ph.D

    Thesis Supervised

  • Awarded/ Completed-

    Working-

  • Postgraduate

    Thesis Supervised

  • Awarded/ Completed-

    Working-

Publication: Books Published/ Edited/ Chapter in Book

  • 1 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar. Edited. Effective Communication & Soft Skills. Pearson Education: Dorling Kindersley (India) Pvt. Ltd., 2012.
  • 2 Bhatnagar Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar. Communicative English for Engineers and Professionals. Pearson- Longman: Dorling Kindersley (India) Pvt. Ltd., 2010.
  • 3 Gupta, Tanu & Mamta Bhatnagar. Aspects of Communicative English. Yamuna Nagar: Ajay Publications, July 2009.
  • 4 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar. "Teaching Oral communication: Problems and Solutions." Effective Teaching of English in Colleges: Need of the Hour (Sponsored by Directorate of Higher Education, Haryana). Ambala: S D College, 2010. Pp 62-69.

Publication in International/National Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • 1 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."The Upsurge of Indian Women: A Reality in Ambivalence." Asian Quarterly. Vol 17, Issue 4, February 2020.
  • 2 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."The Fluidity of Tradition and Modernity in Gita Mehta's Raj." The Literary Endeavour (ISSN 0976-299X). Vol X, Issue 3, May 2019. Pp 13-23.
  • 3 Bhatnagar, Mamta. "Cultural Underpinnings in Gita Mehta." The Anvil (ISSN 2350-0638). Vol 3, No 1, July 2018. Pp 119-129.
  • 4 Mamta Bhatnagar & Bhatnagar, Nitin."Shiva-Narmada Myth in Gita Mehta's A River Sutra." Sodha Pravaha (ISSN: 2231- 4113). Vol VI, Issue 1, January 2016. Pp 26-32.
  • 5 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Asha Kadyan. "Gita Mehta's Eternal Ganesha – 'A Healthy Dose to Inspiration.'" Creative Writing and Criticism (ISSN 0975-2390). Vol XII, No 1, October 2014. Pp 7-20.
  • 6 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Asha Kadyan. "Gita Mehta's Snakes and Ladders: A Study of Tradition and Modernity."International Journal on Studies in English Language and Literature (ISSN no: 2347-3134). Vol 2, Issue 9, of September 2014. Pp 92 -99.
  • 7 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."Environmental Literature: A Reassessment of the Predicament of Nature's Deprivation." Ruminations (ISSN: 2250-0561). Vol 3, No 2, June 2013. Pp 55-59.
  • 8 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."English: An International Trade Link Language." Creative Writing and Criticism (ISSN: 0975-2390). Vol. X, No.2, of April 2013. Pp 26-33.
  • 9 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Has Rising Begun for Women?" Kafla Intercontinental (An International Journal Devoted to Literature Art and Culture ISSN: 2278-1625). January-April 2009. Pp 36-39.
  • 10 Bhatnagar, Nitin& Mamta Bhatnagar. "Indian English and Its New Identity."Creative Writing and Criticism (ISSN: 0975-2390). Vol 6, No 1, October, 2008. Pp 22-33.
  • 11 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."Body Language: An Indispensable Part of Communication." Diviner (ISSN 0973- 8320 Diviner). Vol 5, No.1, Jan- June, 2008. Pp 59-68.
  • 12 Bhatnagar, Mamta, Nitin Bhatnagar &Kumkum Bhardwaj. "Tradition, Transition and Modernity: The Changing Image of Woman in Manju Kapoor's Novels." Creative writing and Criticism (ISSN: 0975-2390). Vol 5, No1, October 2007.

Publication in Conference Proceedings

  • 1 Bhatnagar, Mamta. "Prospects of English as a Language of Commerce." Proceedings of National Conference cum Workshop on Recent Trends in Technical Language & Communication: Emerging Requirements (ISBN: 978-93-86171-41-2). Bijnor: Rajkiya Engineering College, in association with ELT@I NCR, April 2017. Pp 63-71.
  • 2 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar. "Delineation of Indian Culture in the Works of Gita Mehta" Conference Proceeding of International Conference on Language & Literature Through Ages ((ISBN: 978-81-920370-7-3). Modibnagar: S R M University, NCR Campus, November 2016. Pp 63-68.
  • 3 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."Environmental Literature: A Revisit to the Solution to the Problem of Nature's Degradation." Conference Proceedings of National Conference on Environmental Degradation: Challenges & Remedies (EDCR-2008). Ambala: M. M. Engineering College, M. M. University, March, 2008. Pp 18-22.
  • 4 Bhardwaj, Kumkum, Mamta Bhatnagar & Nitin Bhatnagar. "Psychological and Behavioral Roots of the Environmental Pollution." Conference Proceedings of National Conference on Environmental Degradation: Challenges & Remedies (EDCR-2008). Ambala: M. M. Engineering College, M. M. University, March, 2008. Pp 615 -617.

Publication (Articles) in Magazine & Newspaper

  • 1 "Moral Values and Present Education". The Free Press of March 21, 1995
  • 2 "Need of Physical Education." Smarika, a magazine of Vidhya Bharti, Akhil Bharti Shiksha Sansthan 1995.

Presentation in Conferences/ Seminars/ Workshops

  • 1 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Indian English and its Global Context." Golden Jubilee and 14th International Annual Conference of ELTAI organized at Amity University, Noida from 9 – 12 October 2019.
  • 2 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Women Empowerment: A Utopian Reality." First Interdisciplinary National Conference Transcending Borders and Disciplines: Culture, Literature & Society organized by Central University of Haryana, Mahendragarh on 27 – 28 April, 2019.
  • 3 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Teaching and Technology: An Amalgamated Approach to ELT." National Workshop on Improving Synergy between Teaching and Research in Indian Academia organized by Teaching Learning Centre, BITS, Pilani on 26 – 27 March 2018.
  • 4 Bhatnagar, Mamta."Prospects of English as a Language of Commerce." National Conference cum Workshop on Recent Trends in Technical Language & Communication: Emerging Requirements (NCCW-17) Organized at Rajkiya Engineering College, Bijnor in association with ELT@I NCR on 21 – 22 April 2017.
  • 5 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Delineation of Indian Culture in the Works of Gita Mehta." International Conference on Language & Literature Through Ages organized by S R M University, NCR Campus, Modinagar (UP) on 18 – 20 November 2016.
  • 6 Bhatnagar, Nitin & Mamta Bhatnagar."Multimedia Assisted Language Learning: An Innovative Approach to the Teaching of ESL." UGC, New Delhi, sponsored National Conference on Using Multimedia to Teach English as a Second Language organized at Gurunanak Khalsa College, Yamunanagar (Haryana) on 01 – 02 March, 2011.
  • 7 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Nitin Bhatnagar."Has Rising Begun for Women?" 4th International Writers Festival, India, organized by Writers Club International/India Inter-Continental Cultural Association on 29 – 30 November 2008 at G M N College, Ambala.
  • 8 Bhatnagar, Mamta & Kumkum Bhardwaj. "Environmental Literature: A Revisit to the Solution to the Problem of Nature's Degradation." National Conference on Environmental Degradation: Challenges & Remedies (EDCR-2008) organized by M. M. Engineering College, M. M. University Mullana, Ambala on 13-14 March, 2008.
  • 9 Bhardwaj, Kumkum & Mamta Bhatnagar "Psychological and Behavioral Roots of the Environmental Pollution." Conference Proceedings of National Conference on Environmental Degradation: Challenges & Remedies (EDCR-2008) organized at M. M. Engineering College, M. M. University Mullana, Ambala on 13- 14 March, 2008.
  • 10 Bhatnagar, Niin & Mamta Bhatnagar. "English as the Global Business Lingua Franca: Mechanics and Future." 5th International Congress on English Grammar (iceg – 2008 ), organized by the Dept of Humanities & Basic sciences, G Narayanamma Institute of Technology & Science, Hyderabad on 6-11 Jan, 2008.
  • 11 Bhatnagar, Mamta, Nitin Bhatnagar & Kumkum Bhardwaj. "Tradition, Transition and Modernity: The Changing Image of Woman in Manju Kapoor's Novels." 3rd International Writers' Festival, India, organized by Writers Club International/India Inter-Continental Cultural Association at Agra on 29– 30 September 2007.

Seminars, Conferences and Workshop Attended

  • 1 Workshop on 'English Language: Evaluation & Testing' organized by ELTAI Mathura Chapter in G L A University, Mathura on 23 – 24 November 2018.
  • 2 Workshop on 'Research Paper Writing' organized by the Dept of English, G L A University, Mathura on 27 – 28 May 2017.
  • 3 Workshop on 'Development of Diagnostic Tests for Student Assessment' Organized by Dept of English, GLA University, Mathura on 31 July – 1 August 2015.
  • 4 'Workshop on Phonetics and Phonology of English' organized by Dept of English, GLA University, Mathura on 7- 9 July 2015.

Training Programmes/ Courses Attended

  • 1 Faculty Development Programme on Teaching Grammar & Oral Skills to UG Classes organized at G L A University, Mathura from 23 – 27 July 2019.
  • 2 Short Term Course on Soft Skills Development for Organizational and Academic Effectiveness organized by Q I P Centre, IIT, Roorkee from 24 – 28 June 2007.
  • 3 Training Programme on 'Effective Teaching' conducted by the Education and Educational Dept of National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Chandigarh from 16 – 20 August 2005.
  • The Shakespeare Association (India)
  •  Indian Association of Commonwealth Literature & Language (IACLALS)
  • English language Teacher’s Association of India (ELTAI) Mathura Chapter

Student Welfare Activities

  • Chief Mentor of ‘Literario’ Club, Department of English, G L A University, Mathura since 2016. Have arranged events like Spell Bee, Workshops, Open-air-mic, Instantania, Debates, Discussion Fiesta, Declamation, Quizzes, etc that brush up the literary skills of an individual from the grass root level.
  • Organizing Braj Literature Festival (National Event) - a two day Fest comprising Authors’ Conclave, Competitions, Workshops, Braj Cultural Programmes - since 2016.
  • Conducting online competitions like ‘Blog Writing Competition,’ ‘Online Poetry Writing Contest,’ and ‘Story Writing’ time to time.
  • Vice President of Literature Club of GLAU, ‘MAVERICS’ from 2012 – 14

Research Interests

Mythology, Cultural studies, Colonial literature, Feminist Studies, ELT

Work Profile

Current

Assistant Professor at G L A University, Mathura since 8 August 2011

  • Have taught Remedial English, Soft Skills and Spoken English to BCA & BBA in the session 2011 – 2012
  • Have taught Spoken English to MCA, BBA, BCA &B Tech students in the session 2011 -12 & 2012 - 2015
  • Have taught Technical Writing to B Tech III Year students and M C A Final Year students in the session, 2013 - 2015
  • Currently teaching English Language Skills for Communication I & II, and English Language Lab to the students of B. Tech. I Year
  • Taught the topic, ‘Cultural Studies,’ in Ph D English Course Work in the session 2018-19 and 2019 - 20

Previous

1. Assistant Professor at E-max Group of Institutions from September 14, 2010 to 14 June 2011

  • Taught ‘English Language Skills’ in B Tech, B CA and ‘Teaching of English’ in B Ed.
  • Trained students of B Tech, & M CA in Communication Skills & groomed them for placements using audio-visual teaching aids
  • Set up Communication/ Language Lab

2. Senior Lecturer at Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, Mullana, Ambala from 1 September, 2008 to 11 September 2010.

  • Trained students of B Tech & M B A in Communication Skills & organized special sessions to guide them for Campus Interviews
  • Coordinated Literary Society as well as PDP Cell
  • Organized various competitions and events like Parent-Teacher Meet, On-the- Campus placement Drive & Orientation Programmes for various courses
  • Composed numerous College Write-ups, Press Notes and Website material & updated it regularly

3. Lecturer in English at M M Engineering College, M M University, Mullana, Ambala from 3 August 2005 to 30 August, 2008.

  • Nurtured Communication Skills of the students of B Tech, Hotel Management & M B A, Using fully Computerized Communication Laboratory.
  • Trained Students for G Ds, campus interviews etc.)

4. Lecturer in English at Hindu Mahila College, Shamli (U P) from July 1985 to July 1986 and taught English Literature to Under Graduate & Post Graduate Classes.