Faculty Profile

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Singh

Associate Professor

Department of Humanities

School of Science

  sanjay.singh@opju.ac.in

  •  PhD in English from Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa (MP), 2005.
  •  M.A. in English from Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa (MP), 1998.
  •  B.A. (English, History, Pol. Sc.) from Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa (MP), 1996.
  •  OP Jindal University, Raigarh (C.G), Working as a Associate Professor(Sr. Grade) from Oct 2009 to till date.
  •  Worked as a Assistant Professor & Head of the Dept. of Communication Skills at Mandsaur Institute of Technology, Mandsaur (M.P.) from Nov 2005 to Oct 2009.
  •   Worked as a Lecturer of English at Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Periyanahalli, Dist- Dharmapuri (Tamilnadu) from Mar 2005 to Nov 2005.
  •  Worked as a Assistant Professor of English (Guest Faculty) at R.D. Govt. P.G. College, Mandla, Dist. Mandla (M.P.) from Aug. 2004 to Feb 2005.
  •  Worked as a Assistant Professor of English (Guest Faculty) at Govt. Degree College, Shahpura & Kundam, Dist- Dindori (M.P.) from July 2003 to Feb 2004.
  •  Worked as a Assistant Professor of English (Guest Faculty) at Govt. Chandra Vijay Degree College, Dindori (M.P.) from Oct 2002 to Feb 2003.
  •  Worked as a Assistant Professor of English (Contract basis) at Govt. Degree College, Waidhan, Dist.- Sidhi (M.P.) from Jan 1999 to Mar 2001 (in sessions).
  •  ELT.
  •  Indian Writing in English.
  •  Communication Skills.
  •  ‘Subaltern Voices in Indian English Novels’, Eds.- Dr A. A. Khan, Dr Qamar Talat & Dr S.K. Singh, ISBN: 978-9385528-20-0, Yking Books: Jaipur, 2015.
  •  ‘Environmental Concerns in Indian Writing in English’, Eds.- Dr A.A. Khan, Dr Qamar Talat & Dr S. K. Singh, ISBN :978-81-6435-445, Adhyayan Publishers: New Delhi, 2014.
  •  ‘Aspects of Functional English’ (Ed.), Dr S. K. Singh, MIT, Mandsaur, 2009.
  •  ‘Rainbow: An Anthology of Indian English Poetry” (Ed.), Dr S. K. Singh, Rajasthan Association for Studies in English (RASE), 2008.
  •  ‘Elixir: An Anthology of Indian English Poetry’ (Ed.), Dr S. K. Singh, Urjanchal Publications, Waidhan, (M.P.), 2006.
  •   Sushant, Prashant & Singh, S.K. ‘Multiple Intelligence and Computer Aided Language Learning in ESL Teaching’, Vital Issues in English Language Teaching (Eds.- Prashant Mishra, Binod Mishra & Kiran Patil), ISBN:978-93-85528-17-0, Yking Books: Jaipur, Pp.159-168, 2015.
  •  Singh, S. K., Sharma, Chandra Shekhar & Khan, A. A. ‘Treatment of Subalterns in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide’, Subaltern Voices in Indian English Novels (Eds.- Dr A. A. Khan, Dr Qamar Talat & Dr S.K. Singh), ISBN: 978-9385528-20-0, Yking Books: Jaipur, Pp. 197-207, 2015.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Mishra, Prashant. ‘Amitav Ghosh's In An Antique Land: An Anthropological Journey From India to Egypt’, Lotus Wine: Critical Responses to Indian Literature in English (Eds. Dr Binod Mishra & Dr Prashant Mishra), ISBN: 978-81-8435-457-7, Adhyayan Publishers: New Delhi, Pp. 233-242. 2015.
  •  Mishra, Prashant & Singh, S. K. ‘Use of Translation as a Resource in the Conservation of Marginal Languages’, ISBN 978-93-81480-79-3, Vijay Books Delhi, Globalization and the teaching of English (Edited by Dr Sanjay Goel & Dr N K Krishnaswami), Pp 161-68. 2015.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Khan, A.A. ‘Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide: A Saga of Environmentalism in Sundarbans’, Environmental Concerns in Indian Writing in English (Edited by Dr A.A. Khan, Dr Qamar Talat & Dr S. K. Singh), ISBN :978-81-6435-445, Adhyayan Publishers: New Delhi. 2015.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Continuous Professional Development of Teachers: Key Issues and Challenges’, International Publication Pageant, ISBN: 8186067-15-9, Pp15 – 21. 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Teaching English Language through Newspapers’, Reflections on English Language Teaching (Ed- Dr Sanjay Goyal), Ladnun: Jain Vishva Bharti Institute, ISBN:978-93-83634-01-9, Pp.109-117, 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K, Jaware & Mangwani. ‘Developing English Language Learning of Engineering Students Through PPBL’, Innovations in ELT in the Changing Context, New Delhi: Sarup Book Publishers, ISBN 978-81-7625-941-5, Pp227-242, 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K & Mishra, Anurag. ‘Environmental Concerns in the Poetry of Vikram Seth’, Sociology of Language and Art of Literature (Ed.- Prof. I. D. Tiwari), Khairagarh: Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya, ISBN: 978-81-926489-0-3 Year: 2012, Pp 14-23.2013.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘The Quest for Social freedom: Changes faces of women in Amitav Ghosh’s the Shadow lines’, Emergence of New Women in Indian Writing in English (Eds.- Dr A. A. Khan & Dr K. Talat), Adhyayan Publishers, New Delhi, ISBN.978-81-8435-347-1, Pp330-336, 2012.
  •  Singh, S. K. ’Effective Listening: A Lynchpin to Effective Communication’, Issues in English Language Teaching & Research (Editors: Dr H S Chandaliya & Dr G K Sukhwal), Publisher: RBSA Publisher Jaipur, PP 81-91, ISBN 978-81-7611-549-0, 2011.
  •  Singh, S. K . ‘Enhancing English Language Learning Through Reading Newspapers’, Teaching English Language: A New Perspective (Ed.- Dr Sarika Mukesh Tyagi), ISBN 978-81-89596-23-1, Pp. 46-56, 2011.
  •  Mishra, Prashant & Singh, S. K. ‘Violations of the Linguistic Human Rights of the Tribes’, Sociology of the Subaltern (Ed.- H.M. Kothari), Apex Publishing House, Udaipur, ISBN 978-81-301-0067-8, Pp-176-185, 2010.
  •  Singh S. K. ‘Love, Longing and Loneliness in J. Bhagyalakshmi’s Missing Woods,’ International Multi Journal, Vol-III, No.3, September-December 2016, ISSN: 2454-2105, Pp.19-24, 2016.
  •  Singh S. K, Mishra Prashant & Dubey Amitabh, ‘Teaching English Writing Skills to Engineering Students: Challenges and Approaches’, Research Expression, ISSN:2456-3455, Vol.1/Issue 1- September 2016, Pp. 15-22, 2016.
  •  Singh K.P., Singh S. K., Shukla Vinayshankar. ‘Swami Vivekananda’s Concept of Management: An Assessment’, Research Expression, ISSN:2456-3455, Vol.1/Issue 1- September 2016, Pp. 81-88, 2016.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Amitav Ghosh: A Writer of Contemporary Diaspora,’ International Multi Journal, ISSN: 2454-2165, Vol.III No.1, January to April 2016, Pp.45-48, 2016.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Khan, A.A. ‘Globalization and Role of Information Technology in Education’, The Indian Journal of English Studies, ISSN-L 0537-1988, Vol-53, Pp. 285-290, 2016.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘ICT Based Teaching: Empowering Teachers to Excel in Language Teaching’, International Multi Journal, ISSN-2454-2105, Vol-II, June to August, Pp.-72-78, 2015.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Mishra, Anurag. ‘Active Learning: Empowering Engineering Students’, International Journal VIRTUOSO, Vol-4 No. 1, August 14, ISSN 2249-6067, Pp-128-136. 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Cultural Interface and Postcolonial Insights in Amitav Ghosh’s In An Antique Land’, Indian Journal of English Studies, ISSN-L-0537-1988, Vol. 51, Pp 203-212. 2013.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Mishra, Anurag. ‘Challenges of Indian Nuclear Family and Role of Women’, International Publication -Multidisciplinary Critical International Perspective, ISBN: 81-86067-13-2, Pp 104-116. 2013.
  •  Singh, S. K. “Impact of Land Pollution on Natural Water Resources”, Kautilya- Research Journal, ISSN-0975-9220, Issue-12, Year 2011.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Impact of Industrialization on Social Structure of Gonds in Singrauli Region’, Journal of Rajasthan Association for Studies in English, Vol- 04, 2009, ISSN: 0975-3419, Pp.114-118.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Amitav Ghosh: A Writer as an Activist’, International Journal REFLECTION. ISSN : 0973-046X,Pp. 71-77, Jan& July 2008.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘New Classroom, New Role: The Teacher as Facilitator’, All India Conference Proceeding, ISBN-978-81-923288-3-6, , Pp-668-74, April-2015.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Role of English Language Teachers in Developing Employability Skills’, International Seminar Proceedings, ISBN: 978-93-83139-14-9 Pp 34-40. 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘English Language Teaching in Engineering Colleges: Problems and Remedies’, Conference Proceeding, ISBN: 978-81-923288-2-9, Pp: 7.73- 7.77. 2014.
  •  Singh, S. K. & Mishra, Anurag. ‘M-learning: A New Tool for Knowledge Mobilization and Language Learning’, Proceedings of the International Conference ISBN 978-93-82338-21-5, Pp- 16-19.2012.
  •  Sushant, Prashant & Singh, S. K. ‘MI and CALL in ESL Teaching-Learning’, Proceedings of the International Conference ISBN 978-93-82338-21-5, Pp 178-181.2012.
  •  Singh, S. K. ‘Developing Soft Skills of Engineering Students Through Various Activities’, Proceedings of International Conference on Soft Skills: Corporate and academia perspective, BITS, Pilani. ISBN: 978-81-8360-118-4, Jain Brothers, New Delhi, Pp. 431-439 2009.
  •  Singh, S. K. “Role of Training and Placement Cell in Campus Placement”, Proceedings of National Seminar on Technical Education: Current Perspective, Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. 2007, Pp 83-84.
  •  Singh, S. K. “Globalization and Communication Skills of Engineering Students”, Proceedings of U.G.C. Sponsored National Seminar on English Language Teaching in the Age of Information and Communication Technology: Issues and Challenges, held at Dhing College, Dhing (Assam), Pp.18-19 Sep.2007.
  •  ‘Treatment of Contemporary Ecological Issues and Their Impacts on Future Generations in Amitav Ghosh’s The Great Derangement: The Climate Change and the Unthinkable’, National Seminar, APSU, Rewa, July 6, 2018.
  •  ‘Teaching English Language to Management Students Through LEAP: An Innovative Approach’, International Conference, CPWS, Bilaspur (CG), June 29-July 1, 2018.
  •  ‘Teaching English Language to Engineering Students: Problems and Innovative Approaches’, National Conference, CSIT, Durg, (CG), April 21-22, 2018.
  •  ‘Global Career Building: Role and Significance of English Language,’ National Seminar, Rani Durgawati Govt. P.G. College, Mandla (MP), January 20, 2018.
  •  ‘Treatment of Marginal Voices in Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice’, UGC Sponsored National Seminar, Govt. Girls College, Ambikapur, 11 Nov. 2017.
  •  ‘Treatment of Identity Crisis and Subaltern Voices in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide’, State Level Seminar, Govt. J.P. Verma Arts and Commerce College, Bilaspur, 10 October, 2017.
  •  ‘The Role of Emerging Technologies in Knowledge Mobilisation, Dissemination and Use in Technical Education’, International Conference, OPJU, Raigarh, 22-23 March 2017.
  •  ‘Treatment of Rootlessness and Identity Issues in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide’, National Seminar on Nation, Culture and Identity: Theory and Texts in 21st Century, Pandit Sundarlal Sharma (Open) University, Bilaspur, 11-12 Feb 2017.
  •  ‘Developing Language Skills of Engineering Students Through Managerial Skills: An Interdisciplinary Approach’, International Conference, Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad, 30 June-2 July 2016.
  •  ‘Nature as a victim in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide’, National Conference, CSIT Durg (CG), April 22-23, 2016.
  •   ‘Quality Assurance in Technical Education for Quality Manpower and Sustainable Development’, International Conference, OPJU, Raigarh, 17-19 March 2016.
  •  ‘Ecological Impact of Technological Development’, International Conference, OPJU, Raigarh, 17-19 March 2016.
  •  ‘Portrayal of Subaltern Voices in Amitav Ghosh’s Novel the Calcutta Chromosome’, International Conference, Vijayanagara Srikrishnadevaraya University Bellari, Karnataka, 18 -20 Dec 2015.
  •  ‘Pangs of Rootlessness and Identity Crisis in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide”, National Research Seminar on Expatriate Sensibility and Modern Literature, Rajiv Gandhi PG College, Ambikapur (CG), 19 NOVEMBER 2015.
  •  ‘Pressed Between Home and Office: Working Women’s Problems and Challenges in India’, National Conference on Women in Literature and Media in the era of Globalization, Mats University, Raipur, 30 October 2015.
  •  ‘Teaching English Writing Skills to Engineering Students: Challenges and Approaches’, International Conference, RGIT, Ghaziabad, 10 July, 2015.
  •  ‘Teacher’s Role in New Classroom: Empower the Learner and Develop Deep Desire to learn’, National Conference, IIT, Patna, 3-4 April, 2015.
  •  ‘Representation of Subalterns in Amitav Ghosh’s Hungry Tide’ International Conference, Rajasthan Technical University, Kota, December 21, 2014.
  •  ‘Effective Use of Technology in English Language Teaching and Learning”, National Seminar, VSSD College, Kanpur, November 22-23, 2014.
  •  Participation in International Seminar on “English for Employability” at MM Senior College Nagpur, November 8, 2014.
  •  ‘Intellectual Property Rights and Academia: An Appraisal”, “National Seminar, OPJIT, Raigarh, September 20, 2014.
  •  ‘Globalisation and Teaching English Language to Engineering Students: Problems and Novel Approaches’, National Conference, Andhra University, Vizag, 27-29 December 2013.
  •  ‘Value Education in Classroom: Shaping Visions of Life, National Colloquium, OPJIT, Raigarh, 25 October 2013.
  •  ‘Developing Speaking Skills of Engineering Students: Methods and approaches’, International Conference, SRM University, Chennai, July 16-18, 2013.
  •  ‘Continuous Professional Development of Teachers in India: Key Issues and Challenges’, International Conference, India Habitat Centre, IIM, Kashipur, March 14-26, 2013.
  •  ‘M-learning: A New Tool for Knowledge Mobilization and Language Learning’, International Conference, OPJIT, Raigarh (CG), Nov 1-3, 2012.
  •  ‘MI and CALL in ESL Teaching-Learning’, International Conference, OPJIT, Raigarh (CG), Nov 1-3, 2012.
  •  ‘Learning on the move: English Language Learning through M-Learning’, International Conference, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai, July 19-21, 2012.
  •  ‘Challenges of Nuclear Family and Role of Women’, National Seminar, Govt. Venkat Sanskrit College, Rewa, May 9, 2011.
  •  ‘Globalisation and Role of ICT in Education’, National Conference, Govt. Degree College, Katni, March 21-22, 2012.
  •  ‘Working Women in India: Problems and Challenges at workplace’, National Conference, Govt. TRS College, Rewa (MP), March 3-4, 2012.
  •  ‘Environmental Concerns in poetry of Vikram Seth’, International Conference, Khairagarh University, Khairagarh (CG), Feb 26-28, 2012.
  •  ‘Exile and Loneliness in the Poetry of Vikram Seth’, National Conference, St. Alloysius College, Jabalpur, Feb 10-11, 2012.
  •  ‘Enhancing English Language Learning of Engineering Students through PPBL’, National Conference, Govt. College Seepat, Bilaspur, Jan18-19, 2012.
  •  ‘Quality assurance in Technical Education Through Healthy Practices’, National Conference, OPJIT, Raigarh, October 14-15, 2011.
  •  ‘Globalization and Innovation Management through IPR’, National Conference, OPJIT, Raigarh, October 14-15, 2011.
  •  ‘Volunteerism: Social Aspects & Benefits’, National Workshop, APSU, Rewa, January 7-8, 2012.
  •  'Enhancing English Language Learning Through ICT’, International Conference, JUIT, Solan, Sep 23-24, 2011.
  •  ‘ICT Based Teaching: Empowering teachers to excel in English language Teaching’, International Conference, VIT, Vellore (TN), 16-18 June 2011.
  •  ‘The Quest for Social freedom: Changing faces of women in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines’, National Conference, Govt. College, Durg, Jan. 2011.
  •  'Active learning: Empowering engineering Students to improve Academic Performance’, National Conference, OPJIT, Raigarh, 10 October 2010.
  •  'Using ICT-Based Tools to Enhance English Language Learning’, International conference, KA College, Chennai, Aug. 2010.
  •  ‘Effective Listening Skill: A Lynchpin to Effective Communication Skills’, International Conference, JRN University, Udaipur (Raj.) 5-6-7 Nov. 2009.
  •  ‘Violations of the Linguistic Human Rights of the Tribal and their Economic Backwardness’, National Conference, Maharana Pratap Govt. P. G. College, Chittorgarh (Raj.), 23-24 Oct. 2009.
  •  ‘Enhancing English Language Learning Through Reading Newspapers’, International Conference, Chennai, 7-8-9 August 2009.
  •  ‘Enhancing Quality of Technical Education through Industry-Institute Interaction’, National Conference, MIT, Mandsaur, 6-7 March 2009.
  •  Participated in a National Conference on Post-Colonial theory, JDB Govt. P.G. College For women, Kota, Rajasthan, 19 October 2008.
  •  ‘Developing Soft Skills of Professionals Through Various Activities’, National conference, MIT, Mandsaur, 26-27 September 2008.
  •  ‘Developing Soft Skills of Engineering Students through Various Activities’, International Conference, BITS, Pilani (Raj), 19-20 September 2008.
  •  ‘Impact of Industrialization on Social Structure of Gonds in Singrauli Region’, National Seminar, JNR Rajasthan Vidyapith University, Udaipur, 10 August 2008.
  •  Participated in a ‘Workshop on How to Embark Innovation’, BR Nahata College of Pharmacy, Mandsaur in July 2008.
  •  Participated in a ‘National Workshop on Advances in Material Sciences and Nano- Technology’, MIT, Mandsaur on 5 March 2008.
  •  ‘Multimedia Language Lab: A New Tool to Develop Communication Skills of Engineering Students’, International Conference, Satyabhama University Chennai, Tamilnadu, 10 Feb 2008.
  •   ‘Role of Training and Placement Cell in Campus Placement’, National Seminar, Rajasthan Technical University, Kota (Raj.), 13- 14 Dec. 2007.
  •   ‘Amitav Ghosh: A Writer As An Activist’, National Conference, P.G. College, Pratapgarh (Raj.), 18- 19 Nov. 2007.
  •  ‘Globalization and Communication Skills of Engineering Students’, National Seminar, Dhing College, Dhing (Assam), 18-19 Sep.2007.
  •  ‘Use of Myth and History in Raja Rao’s Kanthapura’, National Seminar, Govt. Girls Degree College, Ratlam (M.P.), March 2007
  •  ‘Amitav Ghosh: A Writer of Contemporary Indian Diaspora’, National Seminar, Govt. T.R.S. PG College (Autonomous), Rewa (M.P), Feb. 2007.
  •  Participated in NAAC sponsored State Level Seminar for College Principals on ‘Quality Awareness and Its Sustenance in Higher Education’ held at Vivekananda College, Madurai (TN), Oct. 2005.
  •  ‘English Poetry in 20th Century” in National Seminar, R.D. Govt. P G College, Mandla (M.P.), Jan 2005.
  •  ‘Influence of Science in John Donne’s Poetry’, Seminar, R.D. Govt. P G College, Mandla (M.P.), Nov. 2004.
  •  ‘Social Relations in Gonds – with reference to Singrauli Region’, National Seminar, Govt. Chandra Vijay Degree College, Dindori, Jan. 2003.
  •  ‘Radio Activity and Water Pollution’, National Seminar, Govt. Degree College, Waidhan, (M.P.), 1999.
  •  ‘Chemical Weapons and Pollution’, National Seminar, Govt. Degree College, Waidhan, 1995.
  •  Invited Talk on ‘Social Issues and Environment’ in National Seminar held at Govt. P.D. Commerce & Arts Post Graduate College, Raigarh (CG), February 28, 2018.
  •  Plenary Talk- ‘Developing Professional Communication of Engineering / Management Students Through LEAP,’ International Conference, CIT, Abu Road, Rajasthan, Nov 4-5, 2017.
  •  Key speaker- 2nd Global Summit on Sanitation for all, Yashda, Pune, Maharashtra, November 27, 2015.
  •  Key speaker-IndiaCSR India School Principals’ Conference-2015, Roongta International School, August 23, 2015.
  •  Key speaker- ‘New Classroom, New Role: Teacher as a Facilitator’, All India Conference (AICON’15), CSIT, Durg, April 25, 2015.
  •  Key Speaker- ‘India Sanitation Summit 2015’, IndiaCSR, PHD Chamber of Commerce, New Delhi, February 6, 2015.
  •  Key speaker - ‘English Language Teaching in Engineering Colleges: Problems and Remedies’ and Session Chair, National Conference, CSIT Durg (CG), 27 April 2014.
  •  Plenary Talk- ‘Developing Listening Skills of among under-privileged students’, National Seminar, BD Todi PG College, Lakshamangarh (Raj.), Feb 1-2, 2014.
  •  Plenary Talk - ‘Use of Translation as a resource in the conservation of Marginal Languages, International Conference, Jain Viswa Bharti University, Ladnun (Raj.), October 19-20, 2013.
  •  Plenary Talk -‘Language Learning through ICT and changing role of teachers’, National Conference, Chouksey Engineering College, Bilaspur (CG), September 12-13, 2013.
  •  Plenary Talk- ‘Teaching English Language in Technical Institutes of India: Problems and Remedies’, National Seminar, Kota (Raj.).
  •  Plenary Talk on ‘Listening Skills’, National Seminar, Jaipur Engg. College, Jaipur (Raj), 9 Oct. 2009.
  •  Mathew Arnold Award, 2018.
  •  ‘Vidya Ratan Award for Research Excellence’, GFERG, Mumbai, 2017.
  •  ‘Dove of Peace Award’, Home of Letters, Orissa , 2013.
  •  ‘Distinguished Leadership Award’, Home of Letters, Orissa, 2011.
  •  ‘Rashtra Bhasha Ratna Samman’, Jaimini Academy, Haryana, 2003.
  •  Member: International Association of Engineers (IAENG).
  •  Life Member: Rajasthan Association for Studies in English.
  •  Life Member: ISTE (The Indian Society for Technical Education).
  •  Life Member (10 Years): English Language Teacher’s Association of India.
  •  Life Member: Association for English Studies in India.
  •  Multidisciplinary International Journals of Confidence Foundation, Mumbai.
  •  The Literary Herald, An International Refereed journal of English Language, Literature, ISSN:2454-3365.