Nidhi Mishra

Nidhi Mishra

Associate Professor, Applied Psychology, GSHS , VSP

Ph. D.
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Ph. D.

Dr. Nidhi Mishra has done her Ph. D. in the area of Psycho-Social Gerontology from the Department of Psychology (Centre for Advanced Studies), Central University of Allahabad.

She has worked in national and international research projects which focused on various psycho-social issues like health and wellbeing, environmental issues, identity and collective experiences, experiences of stigmatized and marginalized groups, ageing issues and inclusive education. In addition to this, she has designed and conducted workshops and capacity building training programs for some prestigious organizations like Central Board of Secondary Education and United Nations Population Funds (UNFPA), India on various academic and social issues.

She has represented India in the United Nations International Programme in Policy Formulation, Planning, Implementation and Monitoring of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing at Malta in 2013. And has worked as a Consultant at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, for the prestigious United Nations Population Fund’s (UNFPA) Ageing project in India. Along with academic work, she has extensive experience of working in social and developmental sector where she was mainly involved in designing action based projects for the welfare of elderly and special children.

She is a member of Association of Gerontology (India) and Indian Association for Social Sciences and Health.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
Ph.D.Department of Psychology2012
Post GraduationDepartment of Psychology2005
GraduationARTS Faculty2003


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Research LeadInternational Longevity Centre01-07-201831-07-2020
HeadSenior Express09-12-201631-07-2020
Visiting FacultySymbiosis School for Liberal Arts09-12-201931-07-2020
Visiting FacultyLexicon MILE- Management Institute for Leadership and Excellence01-11-201909-12-2019
CEOLife Circle Senior Citizens Foundation01-01-201408-12-2016
Visiting FacultyTata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai20-06-201427-12-2014
Visiting FacultyNarsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies01-11-201331-01-2014
Research Officer and ConsultantTata Institute of Social Sciences Mumbai01-06-201231-12-2013
Research AssociateADAPT07-10-201017-06-2011
ManagerDignity Foundation20-10-200815-09-2010
Research Fellow and Teaching AssistantDepartment of Psychology, University of Allahabad01-02-200630-06-2008


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
Chairperson for the session on Ageing and Aged Care in the 3rd International Conference on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine SilverAge 2021Organized by iConferences with the collaboration of the International Institute of Ageing United Nations Malta.2021