Keerti Saxena

Dr. Keerti Saxena

Assistant Professor

M.Sc. Ph.D.

Areas of Specialization

English, Soft Skills, Film Studies

Academic and Professional Qualification:

  • Ph.D (English) 
  • M.A. 
  • B.A. 
  • Trained in Soft Skills by Infosys

Honors and Awards:

  • Awarded Certificate of Merit by the Indian Ministry of Human Resource Development

Courses taught: At NMIMS

  • Communication Skills (MBA Tech)

Industry experience:

  • Acted as coordinator for Infosys Campus Connect Soft Skills Programme conducted at Manav Rachna Engineering College, Faridabad

Previous Experience:

  • Business Communication (MBA, MBA Tech) 
  • Technical Communication (B Tech, M Tech) 
  • Soft Skills (across undergraduate and postgraduate streams of Management, Engineering, Humanities, Science and Law) 
  • English Language (across undergraduate and postgraduate streams of Management, Engineering, Humanities, Science and Law) 
  • English Literature (BA)

Teaching experience:

  • Teaching experience of 9 yrs at various universities. Held positions like Chief Editor; Manager, Academic Affairs; and Public Relations Officer 
  • Guest Lecturer (English) at Sripati Girls College, Pilibangan (Hanumangarh District) for one semester in 2004 
  • Lecturer (English) at Mody Institute of Education and Research, Lakshmangarh from May 2006 to July 2007 
  • Guest Lecturer (English) at Rajasthan Agriculture University, Bikaner for one semester from July 2007 to December, 2007 
  • Guest Lecturer (English) at Govt. Dungar College, Bikaner for one semester from January 2008 to July 2008 
  • Lecturer (English) at Manav Rachna College of Engineering, Faridabad from July 2008 to February 2009 
  • Lecturer (English) at Mody Institute of Technology and Science, Lakshmangarh (Deemed University) from August 2010 to July 2013 
  • Assistant Professor (English) and Manager, Academic Affairs, also appointed Public Relations Officer and Chief Editor at RNB Global University, Bikaner from September 2015 to January 2016 
  • Assistant Professor (English) at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar from January 2016 to November 2017 
  • Assistant Professor (Communication Skills) at Mukesh Patel School of Technology, Management and Engineering, NMIMS, Vile Parle, Mumbai from December 2017 till date 
  • In addition to above, provided training sessions at various English Speaking and Personality Development institutes on special invitations

Administrative roles in the school/University:

  • Remained Manager, Academic Affairs and Public Relations Officer at RNB Gloabal University, Bikaner 
  • Acted as Chief Editor for the university magazine
  • Served as Language Lab Head for Mody University of Science & Technology (MUST), Lakshmangarh. Received appreciation by National Board of Accreditation for the organisation of the state-of-the-art digital language labs 
  • Remained Member, Discipline Committee at Faculty of Engineering and Technology, MUST, Lakshmangarh

PhD Topic: 

  • End of Patriarchy in Indian Cinema: a Feminist Approach

Research Interest:

  • English Language

Recent Publications:

  Books:

    Book Chapters:

  • ‘The Scene of Language Laboratories and CALL in India: a Few Investigations’ in Pushp Lata, Devika and Gajendra Singh Chauhan(ed.), Integrating Web 2.0 Technology and Culture in ELT, New Delhi, Jain Brothers, 2013, pp. 17-32 Originally, the paper was conferred 3rd position on presentation at the Third International ELTAI Conference organized by Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani in October, 2012 
  • ‘Terrorism: Catastrophic Effects on Human Existence and a Beautiful Resolution’ in Madnawat AVS (ed.), Terrorism, Society and Quality of Life, Jaipur, Academy Publications, 2011

Journals:

  • Dr. Keerti Saxena and Ms. Shabistan Zafar, ‘Liberalization and Changing Representation of Women in Hindi Cinema’ Indian Journal of Science and Technology. (Scopus Indexed) (Accepted, to be published)

Official Email Id

Keerti.saxena@nmims.edu

Phone No.

+91-022-49330567