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Smt. Shashi Prabha Nagendra


Designation : Assistant Professor

Area of specialization : 

Date of Joining BNMIT : 

Nature of Association (Regular/Contractual/Adjunct) : Regular

E-mail Id : 

No. of years of Experience : 12 years

Department : Department of Training & Placement

Qualifications:

Degree       Institution  Year of Passing
Ph.DUniversity of Selinus (Science and Literature Italy)Pursuing (2019)
M.A  (English Literature)Dayalbagh University, Agra, INDIAAugust 1990
B.Sc. (PCM)Jyothi Nivas College, Bangalore, INDIAJune 1987

Experience:

Designation   DepartmentPlaceDate
Assistant Professor of English Training and PlacementBNMIT, Bengaluru, India3rd February 2014 –Till date
Communicative English Trainer English TrainingQuicksteps, BengaluruJanuary, 2012 – January, 2014
English Language TrainerDiploma in English TrainingABE Value Point Systems Pvt. Ltd.19th September 2011- 30th September 2012
Communicative English Trainer English TrainingQuicksteps, Bengaluru1st March 2010 – 1st March 2011
English LecturerDepartment of EnglishGovernment Degree College Daman9th September 1994 – 31st March 1995
Related Experiences
BEC Oral Examiner, CambridgePeople English, Bengaluru, IndiaJanuary 2012 – current
VolunteerESL Computer English LabSanta Calra, California, USA1st March 2005 – 1st June 2005
Online Educator English TrainingTutorVista, and Transweb Tutors Bengaluru, India1st January 2009 – 1st January 2010
Senior RecruiterHuman ResourcesIBIS Infotek Pvt Ltd. Bengaluru, India1st December 2005 – 1st December 2007
  • Teaching Technical English Communication to BE students – A VTU course
  • Conducted Capstone Training Program for MBA students
  • Designed and streamlined syllabus, course plan and assessment materials for English Communication; delivered lectures in a creative way to enhance the communication skills for I, II  year  MBA and I, II, III and IV year B.E. students at BNMIT
  • Communication; delivered lectures ina creative way to enhance the communication
  • skills for I, II year  MBA and I, II, Iii and IV year B.E. students.
  • Coordinated during orientation, trained and helped students get certification for Business English Certification (BEC) course at Vantage Level
  • Established an English Club in the Institution in 2017
  • Compeered several events in the Institution
  • Counseled BE 1st year students
  • Coordinated with CMS team and helped staff
  • Conducted T 5 and TW 5 classes for students of I and II Semester BE
  • Accompanied students to Industry visit NTTF
  • Accompanied students to Government schools for Collaborative studies as a part of AICTE Induction Program
  • Conducted a session during Induction Program: Proficiency Module

Awards and Achievements

Achievement

  • Completed NPTEL Certification Course on ‘Technical English for Engineers’ with 90%, Topper, July to September 2019, 8-week course
  • Secured Second Prize for the Tertiary /Higher Education Category in the English in the Classroom Competition 2015, organised by Cambridge in South Asia.

English Club in BNMIT

  • Set up an English Communication Club in corporation with the Department of Training and Placement and provided an additional space for students to communicate effectively in a casual atmosphere.

Expertise / list of subjects handled

  • TechnicalEnglish I and II – A VTU program at BNMIT
  • English Communication Skills for MBA students
  • Business English Certification, Vantage level course
  • English as Second Language (ESL) to adult learners from various nationalities – Value Point Academy
  • English for IELTS, SAT, and spoken English- Basic and Advanced level courses-Quick Step Institute

Research Interest

  • Language Acquisition and Technology

Journal

  • ID: P-ISSN 2321-788X vol 7 Special Issue, June 2020 Shanlax International Journal of Arts, Science and Humanities, Topic, “Thriving and Burgeoning Education –In an arena where Technology meets Tradition”
  • 1D:IJIRE/404 Volume 4, issue 7, Dec-2017International Journal of Innovative Research Explorer; topic, “Revision and Re-interpretation: Reimagining Mythology with an Artistic Twist
  • E-ISSN: 2395-0056, p-ISSN: 23950072, Volume:7 issue : 12/December2020 IJRET, titled ‘Building a Liaison between Learners and the Outside World-The Changing Trends in Teaching and Learning English Language Skills
  • ISSN:2456-7620 IJELS Volume 5, Issue 6, Nov-Dec; ‘Technology – A Firm Foundation for Entrepreneurship

Conference

Sl. No.EventTopicOrganized byDateNo. of days
1Seminar

State Level

WITAC – 2015

“Women in Text and Context”

Presented a paper on:

 

“Taking Dreams to New Heights: Empowering Women”

Sri Satya Sai Institute -Dharwad28-3-20151
 

 

 

 

2

 

National Conference

“Modern Trends in English Language Teaching- Placing the Learners in the Spot Light”

Presented a paper on:

 

“Revolutionising Education: Task –Based Learning and Technology Enhanced Teaching”

St Joseph’s Evening College09-08-20151
 

 

3

International Conference

“Narratives and Narratology-innovations in story telling”

Presented a paper on:

 

“Evolving Techniques in Narratives- making stories resonant”

Garden City College5-02-2016

6-02-2016

2
 

 

4

National Conference

“The changing Trends in the Teaching of English and Literatures in India”

Presented a paper on:

“Connecting the learners with the outside world – The changing trend in teaching of English”

 

KUD

Karnataka University, Dharwad

 

26th and 27th February 2016

 

2
 

5

Annual Coordinators’

Conference

Cambridge

The battle of the Chalk and the mouseCambridge English13th
July 2016
1
 

 

 

6

2-Day International Conference(His)tory, Her-Story and ‘Other’ Narratives: Revisions and Re-interpretations in Story-telling”

“Revision and Reinterpretation: Reimagining mythology with an artistic twist”

Reva University

 

3rd and 4th Feb 20172
 

 

7

2-Day International Conference

The Teaching of English Language and Literature: Critical Perspective

“Building liaison between learners and the outside world – The changing trends in teaching and Learning English Language Skills “

 

Department of English Gitam University

Hyderabad

August 11-12, 20172
 

 

 

 

8

Christ Academy’Advaya’ 2018

IMAGES OF THE SELF

AND THE OTHER: EXPLORING

IDENTITY AND ALTERITY

Oral Narratives, Folklores and Legends, blended with technology, stimulate confabulation.Christ Academy Institute of Advanced studies18th-19th-January 20182
 

 

9

2-Day International Conference on innovative Practices in Management And EntrepreneurshipTechnology- A Firm Foundation for Entrepreneurship

 

BNMIT MBA department in Association with AIMS (Association of Indian Management School27th-28th-December, 20182
 

10

Jain College-One day online National Conference: COVID-19:Implications for Economy:Paper titled: “Thriving and Burgeoning Education –In an arena where Technology meets Tradition”Jain College-One day online National Conference12th June 20201

Hobbies- Making Educational Videos, Scrabble, Art, Reading, Travelling

Sports- Played Volley-ball and Throw-Ball at state level in school; Won prizes in several events on sports day in the college

Music- Won in Antakashri competition in school

Any other things-

  • Community Service – extending my services as Vice President of the Association- Ramanjeneyanagara Citizen’s Welfare Association since 2009. As a Vice President of the Association in the Layout, coordinated and conducted ‘Walk of Life’– an initiative of InARI, to promote a healthy living.