Department of Psychology

NAME: Mrs. Usha Joyappa
DESIGNATION: Associate Professor, HOD
POST: HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT
E.MAIL ID: usha.joyappa@gmail.com
QUALIFICATION: ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE: M.A, M. Phil



EDUCATION

Degree Subject University, place ,year
M. Phil Psychology Bangalore University, 1981
M.A. Psychology Bangalore University, 1980

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Industrial Psychology

CONFERENCE ATTENDED:
- International Seminar on the 'Mentally Handicapped'

- 'Child abuse in India' conducted by Banjara Academy

- National Symposium in view of 'World Mental Health Day and Consultative Meet of Professional Issue in Psychology' organized by the Indian Association of Clinical Psychology

- National level workshop on' Internal Quality Audit in higher Education' at Jyoti Nivas College

- Regional level Seminar on 'Marketing and Consumer Behaviour 'at Mount Carmels

- U G C sponsored State level seminar on 'Relevance of Social Sciences at the Graduate Level in the Present Socio-Economic Scenario' at V.V.N. Degree College

- Workshop on 'Psychology Interface' at Sri Bhagvan Mahaveer Jain College

- socio-economic scenario' at V.V.N degree college

- National Workshop on' Psychological Interventions for Distressed Women' at NIMHANS 19th September 2009

- International Conference on 'Emerging Trends in Higher Education - A Global Perspective: Concerns and Challenges in Environmental Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and Cinema (ICEEC)' at Jyoti Nivas College

- National Conference on 'Psychology and Cinema' at Christ College

- State level seminar on 'Role of Humanities in the Changing Socio-economic Scenario'

- Talk on 'Relevance of Jungian Theory' in the Modern World' at Bishop Cotton Women's Christian College

- UGC Sponsored Sate Level Conference on 'Euthanasia - Kill the Pain, Not the Patient' on 23rd January 2015.

- Symposium on 'Psychology- Challenges and Perspectives' at NMKRV college for Women on 29th January 2015.

ANY OTHER (BOS MEMBER/ BOE/ GUIDE/ CHAIR PERSON.....)
- Former member of Board of Examiners of Psychology, Bangalore University

- Member of Board of studies of Psychology, Bangalore University

- Member of board of studies of Psychology, Mount Carmels

- Member of board of studies of Psychology, NMKRV First Grade College

- Member of College Counsellors Forum of Bangalore University

- Member of Education Council of Cauvery School

- Member of Education Council of Management of Cauvery College

- Chairperson for Sexual Harassment Committee in Cauvery School

- Member of Staff Selection Committee of Cauvery school and College

- Involved in the formation of syllabus for Industrial Psychology for semester system of Bangalore university

- Resource person

- For the question bank project organized by the Staff Selection Commission

- For FAEA scholars on 'Self Assertiveness'

- Guest lecturer for nursing students and physiotherapy students at Krupanidhi College.

- Resource person at Spandana Rehabilitation Centre

- Resource person for a workshop on 'Consumer Behavior' at St. Joseph's College of Arts and Science, Bangalore.