Center for Human Science and Service Faculty

Prof. K. Ashok Profile
Head of Dept.
Dept. of Applied Psychology

Prof. K. Ashok, M.A. (Psy.), PhD (Psy.) has 21 years of teaching and research experience in Organizational Behavior and Communication Research on Cross - Cultural Dimensions of Work Life

Prof. B. Sambasiva Prasad Profile
Center for Gandhian Studies

Former Professor of philosophy at S.V. University, Tirupati.

Dr. Deepa Mohan Profile
Associate Professor
Dept. of Applied Psychology

Dr. Mohan, M.Phil, PhD (Psy.) from NIMHANS. She has more than 24 years of clinical experience. Her areas of interest include neuropsychology, childhood disorders, and HIV counseling.

Dr. B. Nalini Profile
Assistant Professor
Dept. of HRM

Dr. B. Nalini, M.Phil, PhD (Psy.), has published several research papers in national and international journals and proceedings. Her areas of interest include psychology as applied to development and environment.


Dr. Rajesh Raj Profile
Research Associate
Maurin Center for Parapsychology and Cognitive Sciences

Dr. Rajesh Raj, PhD (Yoga) is a scholar of Tantra and Yoga. His areas of interest include the scientific study of yogic practices and siddhis. He conducts several workshops in meditation in India and abroad.


Dr. Saroj Kanta Kar Profile
Research Associate
Center for Gandhian Studies

Dr. Kantakar, PhD (Phil.) is a scholar of Buddhist philosophy.



Mr. Vinay Kumar Chaganti Profile
Research Assistant
Maurin Center for Parapsychology and Cognitive Sciences

Mr Chaganti is a research scholoar in the department of Management, GIM



Dr. H. R. Nagendra Profile
SVYASA University

Dr. Nagendra, PhD, a former space scientist at NASA, established SVYASA University in Bengaluru. 


Prof. Anand C. Paranjpe Profile ss

Anand Paranjpe is Emeritus Professor of  Psychology and Humanities at Simon Fraser University in Canada, where he has been teaching since 1967. His more recent work is focused on the understanding of psychological principles embedded in the intellectual and spiritual traditions of India. His important publications include Handbook of Indian Psychology (edited with K. Ramakrishna Rao and Ajit Dalal) (2008), Self and Identity in Modern Psychology and Indian Thought (New York, Plenum, 1998) and Theoretical Psychology: The Meeting of East and West (New York, Plenum, 1984). His academic honours include a Smith-Mundt and Fulbright award for post-doctoral research at Harvard University in 1966–67, and his election as the Fellow of the Canadian Psychological Association in 2004.

Prof. Girishwar Misra, Ph.D.
ICSSR National Fellow & Editor , Psychological Studies 

Department of Psychology,
Arts Faculty Extension Building,
University of Delhi.

Girishwar Misra is Professor and former Head of the Dept. of Psychology, and former Dean, Arts Faculty, at the University of Delhi. His teaching and research interests include social psychology, human development, culture, and psychological knowledge.

Prof. Sangeetha Menon
National Institute of Advanced Studies
Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bangalore

Prof. Menon, PhD (Phil.) is a philosopher, with research interests in definitions of and methods to understand Consciousness, Intentionality and self-awareness, Experience-Experiencer duality problem, Levels of I-ness, Advaita Vedānta of Adi Śaṅkaracarya, Novel methods in Digital archiving and Electronic publication


Dr. B. K. Kanthamani, PhD

Dr. Kanthamani, PhD (Psy.) is a clinical psychologist and researcher in parapsychology in Durham, NC, USA.