Dr. Shahin Sultana, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Social Work
Dr. Shahin Sultana, Ph.D. is Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Social Work, School of Social Sciences and International Studies in the Pudicherry University. Dr. Sahin Sultana holds a Doctorate in Social work , Diploma in Early Childhood Care, Post graduate Diploma in Human Resources Management and a Bachelors in English Literature.
Dr. Sultana has held important positions in Academic Institutions in India, was assigned Administrative Assignments in the University of Puducherry. She has been a member in the Curriculum planning and formulation committee for the MSW curriculum both in theory and field work and designed important components: 1.Social work and Disaster Management 2.Psychology and Social Work Practise.3. Gender and Development 4. Human Rights and Social Work Practise 5.Rural and Urban Community Development. She has specialised in Social Work with Families and has supervised Ph.D. and MPhil. dissertations in the University of Puducherry.
Dr. Sultana has also worked in the University of Delhi, Department of Social Work as Hon. Director, Centre for Children and Adolescent Well being, She has also held important positions in the University as Member of several academic committees ,Journals committee, Student Advisor and Co-ordinator of several other academic courses. Dr. Sultana has authored books and written several articles on Early Childhood Care, Co authored and edited several publications on Disability, Children and Elderly and Adult Continuing Education .She has also reviewed publications related to Social Work, is a Master of Trainers for HIV-Aids programmes .Dr. Sultana has participated and presented papers in several National Conferences, lectured on an array of Topics related to Children, served in an Advisory Capacity to different institutions and is also a member on several different boards in Academic institutions in India.