SOHS KRMU Faculty Ms. Shivani Wadhwa

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Dr. Shivani Wadhwa

Assistant Professor -Humanities

Interest Area(s)

  • Sociolinguistics
  • Communication Skills
  • Academic Writing
  • Oral and Technical Communication
  • Phonetics

Ph.D. in Linguistics from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar with an experience of teaching Communication Skills to undergraduate students of B.Tech and managing assigned administrative work.

  • Ph. D from Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar from  2016-2021.
  • Masters in English and Masters in Linguistics from Punjab University Campus, Chandigarh and University of Delhi, Delhi in 2010 and 2013 respectively.
  • Bachelor's in English (Hons.), with scholarship, from Dev Samaj College for Women, Punjab University in 2008.
  • Assistant professor at K.R.Mangalam University, Gurgaon from September 2021 – Till date)
  • Assistant professor at Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar from April 2014 -April 2015.
 
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Code-Mixing
  • Punjabi Cinema
  • Language Practices
  • Slang

Paper presentations:

  • Presented paper on “Gender-Based Approach towards the Use of Slang among Engineering Students – A Sociolinguistic Study.” (2019) Innovations in Applied Science and Engineering.

Seminar, Webinar, Conferences, workshops & others:

  • Attended webinar on “What Child Language can Teach Us About Language: A Generative View” organized by School of Humanities and Languages, Central University of Rajasthan in July 2021.
  • Attended webinar on “Challenges in Language Technology Development: Indian Languages Perspective” organized by School of Humanities and Languages, Central University of Rajasthan in August 2021.
  • Attended webinar on “Linguistics and Other Perspectives on the Syllable” organized by School of Humanities and Languages, Central University of Rajasthan in October 2020.
  • Attended virtual conference on “Language Teaching Beyond the Classroom: Issues and Perspectives” organized by the Centre for Linguistics, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi in collaboration with the Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore in August 2020.
  • Shuffling Two Languages: Use of Language Practices among Students in Punjab.” (2020) Language Forum, Vol. 46 Issue 1.
  • Code-Mixing in Punjabi Cinema and its Impact on Students- A Sociolinguistic Study in Punjab.” (2020) International Journal of Communication, Vol. 30 Issue 1.
  • Engineers’ Perspective towards Using Slang as one of the Language Practices.” (2019) Language Forum, Vol. 45 Issue 1.
  • A Diachronic Study of Code-Mixing in Punjabi Movies’ Scripts.” (2017) International Journal of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, Vol. 6 Issue 7.