SHEEBA V. RAJAN

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Examination Passed Name of University Name of the Institution Year of passing Class % of marks
BA ENGLISH UNIVERSITY OF KERALA  F.M.N. COLLEGE, KOLLAM   2004  FIRST CLASS  62.5
MA ENGLISH  UNIVERSITY OF KERALA  F.M.N. COLLEGE, KOLLAM  2006  FIRST CLASS  67.3
B. Ed. IN ENGLISH  UNIVERSITY OF KERALA    K.U.C.T.E KOLLAM  2007 FIRST CLASS 78.1
SET IN ENGLISH  DIRECTORATE OF HIGHER SECONDARY EDUCATION 2007 QUALIFIED
 NET IN ENGLISH UNIVERSITY GRANTS COMMISSION JUNE 2011   QUALIFIED

 

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS
Top scorer in B.A. English Literature at F.M.N. College, Kollam, Kerala.
Top Scorer in Part 1 –General B.A. English Literature at F.M.N. College, Kollam, Kerala.
Top Scorer in M.A. English Literature at F.M.N. College, Kollam, Kerala.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

5 Years at P.G (M.A. English Literature)
7 Years at U.G (B.A. English Literature)
QUESTION PAPER SETTER

Question Paper Setter, University of Kerala

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

5 years Research Experience

Registration Details

Registered as a Full Time Research Scholar in the University of Kerala under the guidance of Dr. SujaKurup P. L., Associate Professor, Institute of English, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.

PAPER PUBLICATIONS

1. “Margaret Wilson’s Daughters of India: A Mission with a Vision”, English Activities Update, Volume 4, Issue No. 1, (January 2013), PP 118-124, ISSN: 0976-3643.

2. “Between the Worlds: The Identity Politics of Eurasians in Masters’ Bhowani Junction”, IOSR Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, Volume 10, Issue 6 (May. – Jun. 2013), PP 79-80 e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845. Impact Factor: 1.607

3. “Lilamani as Sita: An Ideal Idol of Indian Womanhood and Wifehood”, International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention, Volume 2, Issue 5 (May 2013), PP 61-62, e-ISSN: 2319-7722, p-ISSN:2319-7714. Impact Factor: 1.756

4. “Katherine Mayo’s Mother India: A Social Menace to Womenfolk”, International Journal of Innovative Research and Studies, Volume 2, Issue 5 (May 2013), PP 503-506, e-ISSN: 2319-9725.Impact Factor: 0.898

5. “Desire for the Other: Mimicry in Mason’s The Broken Road”, International Journal of Innovative Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 5 (May 2013), PP 1320-1324, e-ISSN: 2278-0211. . Impact Factor: 0.765

6. “Lilamani-A Study in Possibilities-by Maud Diver, Edited by Ralph Crane, Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 2004 ISBN: 0195666224, Rs. 475 Pages:364 (Review)”, International Journal of Applied Research and Studies, Volume 2, Issue 6 (June 2013), PP 1-2, ISSN: 2278-9480. Impact Factor: 2.352

7. “John Masters’ Bhowani Junction. New Delhi: Penguin Books, 2007 ISBN-13:978-0-14310-284-7 ISBN-10:0-14310-284-2. Rs. 350 Pages: 416, Book Review”, Research Journal of English Language and Literature, Volume 1, Issue 2 (July 2013), PP 1-2, e-ISSN: 2321 – 3108. Impact Factor: 4.26

8. “Dystopia in Oryx and Crake Vis-à-vis The Utopia of Walden: An Ecocritical Approach”, Golden Research Thoughts, Volume 3, Issue 2, (August 2013), PP 68-70, e-ISSN: 2231-5063. Impact Factor: 4.6052

9. “Relic of the Past: An Overview of the Select Poems of Seamus Heaney”, Research Scholar, Volume 1, Issue 3 (August 2013), PP 1-5, ISSN 2320-6101. Impact Factor: 0.998

10. “Vivifying Myths and Folklore in Karnad’sThe Fire and the Rain”, Research Expo, Volume 3, Issue 3 (September 2013), PP 83-86, ISSN-2250-1630. Impact Factor: 5.93

11. “Love Beseiged: A Romantic Historicity of 1857”, Indian Journal of Postcolonial Literatures, Vol. 14, Issue 2, (December 2014) PP 43-49 ISSN: 0974-7370.

12. “Night Runners of Bengal: A Discourse on Narrativising History and RomanticisingImperialism”,Scholarly Research Journal For Interdisciplinary Studies, Vol. III/XVII (March-April 2015) PP 3033-3039, ISSN-2278-8808. Impact Factor: 4.889

13. “Cross-Cultural Encounter: Multicultural Perspectives in Jhabvala’s Heat and Dust”, International Journal of English Language, Literature and Humanities, Vol. III, Issue II, (April 2015) PP 481-487, ISSN 2321-7065. Impact Factor: 4.287

14. “Bryda: An Empowered of the British Raj”, International Journal of English Research, Volume 2, Issue 4, (July 2016) PP 1-2, ISSN 2455-2186. Impact Factor: 5.32

PAPER PRESENTATIONS

1. Presented a paper entitled “Relic of the Past: An Overview of the Select Poems of Seamus Heaney” in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Transculturation in Contemporary British and American Poetry” Department of English, St. Cyril’s College, Adoor, Pathanamthitta, Kerala on 12th and 13th August 2013.
2. Presented a paper entitled “ Desire for ‘the Other’: ‘Mimicry’ in Mason’s The Broken Road” in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Reading Literature in the Contemporary Critical Paradigm” Post Graduate Department of English, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikara, Kerala on 13th and 14th August 2013.

SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

1. UGC Sponsored First International Seminar on “Changing Worlds: Reviewing and Reinventing Literature and Culture” Post Graduate Department of English, Catholicate College, Pathanamthitta, Kerala on 23rd and 24th January 2012.
2. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Literature and Environment: Deep Ecological Perspectives” Post Graduate Department of English, St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva, Ernakulam, Kerala on 11th and 12th July 2013.
3. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Transculturation in Contemporary British and American Poetry” Department of English, St. Cyril’s College, Adoor, Pathanamthitta, Kerala on 12th and 13th August 2013.
4. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Reading Literature in the Contemporary Critical Paradigm” Post Graduate Department of English, Bishop Moore College, Mavelikara, Kerala on 13th and 14th August 2013.
5. NAAC Sponsored State Level Workshop on “Building Social Consciousness: The Role of Teachers” held at St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva on 29th and 30th August 2013.
6. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Media and Culture: Creations and Transcreations”, Department of English, St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva in Collaboration with India Vision on 24th and 25th September 2014.
7. “Mise en scene” Workshop on News Production and Short Film Making held at St. Xavier’s College Aluva on 15th February 2013.
8. Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights held at St. Xavier’s College for Women on 23rd January 2014, organised by Patent Information Centre-kerala/KSCSTE & St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva.
9. Faculty Development Programme in Concepts Coaching conducted by ICT Academy of Kerala from 05-02-2015 to 06-02-2015 at St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva.
10. Prof. Rebecca Grace Thomas Memorial Lecture on “Kerala and its Shakespeare Adaptations” by Dr. Joseph Koyippally and “SamskaraPadanavumSahithyavum” by Dr. Sunil P. Elayidom, organised by Department of English, St. Xavier’s College for Women, Aluva on 10th June 2016.
EDITORIAL BOARD
• Member in the Editorial Board of Research Journal of English Linguistics and Literature(RJOELL), An International Peer Reviewed Research Journal
http://rjoell.com/editorial-board/
• Member in the Editorial Board of International Journal of Advanced Research (IJAR), An International Peer Reviwed Research Journal
http://www.journalijar.com/editorial-board/

OFFICES HELD AT ST. XAVIER’S COLLEGE

• Co ordinator of Tourism Club
• Co ordinator of Debate Club and Reader’s Writer’s Club
• Sub Editor of the college magazine
• Staff Association Secretary
• Co ordinator of Internal Assessment and Continuous Evaluation
•Chief Editor of College News Letter