S.Grace Vinitha

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M.A.,M.phil.,Phd(pursuing)
Phone :
Email ID : vinithagrace@crescent.education

Teaching

Educational Qualification

Programme Discipline Year of Passing Institution
Ph.D. English Pursuing (registered in July 2013) B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute
M. Phil English Literature 2009 Alagappa University
M.A. English Literature 2008 Alagappa University
B.A English Literature 2006 Alagappa University

Experience

Institution Period of work
B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute From June 2011 – till date
S.R.M Institute Of Hotel Management August 2010 – April 2011
Prof. Dhanapalan College for Women July 2010 – August 2010

Courses Taught

Course Code Course Name Programme & Semester
BLC 1104 Law and Language

I

ENC 1182 General English – I

BCA (I Semester)

ENC 1283 General English – II 

BCA (II Semester))

ENC 1181 English

B.Tech – I

ENC 1282 Written Communication

B.Tech – II

ENC 2181 Oral Communication

B.Tech – III

EN 101 Technical English B.Tech – I
EN 102 Communication Skills Laboratory – I B.Tech – II
EN 201 Communication Skills Laboratory – II B.Tech – III
EN 121 Communicative English – I B.Arch – I
EN 122 Communicative English – II B.Arch – II
EN 611 Communication Skills Laboratory MCA – II
EN 605 Communication Skills – I MBA – I
EN 615 Communication Skills – II MBA – II
ENB 2182 Communication Skills Laboratory B.tech Biotechnology

Research

Areas of Research

  • M.phil: “Katherine Mansfield’s Bliss and Other Stories – An Evaluation”

Presentation

  • Presented a Paper on “Cultural Transition and Women’s Transformation in the Novels of Padma Viswanathan” in one day National Seminar on Portrayal of Women in Modern English Literature organized by the Department of English at SingaiSitharAyya College of Arts and Science,Karaikudi on 25th September 2018.
  • Presented a Paper on “Women and Identity Crisis in Padma Viswanathan’s Novel” in two days International Conference on “Culture and Literature: Convergence and Divergence (ICCLCD’18)” organized by Department of English at Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore on 27th and 28th September 2018.
  • Presented a Paper on “Reflection of Diaspora Identities in Padma Viswanathan’s novel” in the International Conference on Impact of Globalization on Language and Literature organized by Department of English on 22ndSeptember 2017 at Dr.UmayalRamanathan College for Women, Karaikudi.
  • Presented a Paper on “The Silent Protest of Sivagami in The Toss of a Lemon” in the National Conference Women AgainstViolence: Therapy for Violence Against Women” organized by the Mother Teresa Women’s University,Kodaikanal on 7thApril 2017.
  • Presented a Paper on Padma Viswanathan’s Portrayal of Women in Multicultural Societyin a one day National Conference on “Insights into Women’s Liberation in Third World Literature” on 28th February, 2017 organized by the Department of English, Ananda College, Devakottai.
  • Presented a Paper on Sivakami as a Symbol of Social Reformation in Padma Viswanathan’s The Toss of a Lemon in a one day National Seminar on Gender Parity and Women Employability in Present Scenario organized by Department and Centre for Women’s Studies, Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal on 3rdFebruary 2017.
  • Presented a Paper on Issues of Cultural Adaptability in Padma Viswanathan’s The Ever after of Ashwin Raoin the National level seminar organized by the Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal and Sakthi College of Arts and Science for Women, Oddanchatram on 21st October 2016.
  • Presented a Paper on “Superstitious superstitions and caste – system in the Toss of a Lemon” in the National Seminar organized by the Department of English, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM University on 7 and 8 March, 2016.
  • Presented a Paper on Exploitation of Women in Shauna Sing Baldwin’s The Selector of Soulsin the International Conference organized by the School of Advanced Sciences, VIT University, Chennai on 24th and 25th April, 2015.
  • Presented a paper titled “Cultural History and Feminism in Padma Viswanathan: The Toss of a Lemonin the International seminar on ‘Emerging Trends in Literature in English’ organised by Bharathi Women’s College on 11.12.2014.

Publication

  • Published a paper titled “Women and Identity Crisis in Padma Viswanathan’s Novel” in the conference proceedings “Culture and Literature: Convergence and Divergence (ICCLCD’18)”, Emerald Publishers, ISBN 9788179664988 in September 2018
  • Published a paper in the Journal titled “The Silent Protest of Sivagami in The Toss of A Lemon” inthe World Journal of Science and Research Peer-reviewed international journal, Harman Publications, ISSN 2455 2208 Vol.2.special Issue: (April 2017)
  • Published a paper in the Journal titled Exploitation of Women in Shauna Sing Baldwin’s The Selector of Soulsin the International Refereed Journal of English Language, Literature and Criticism, Literary Endeavour with ISSN 0976-299X, Vol.VIII, Issue: 1 (January 2017)

Conferences/ Seminars / Workshops Attended

  • Attended the one day Workshop on “How to Write Research Paper” organized by Management Department at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology,Vandalur on 12th April,2018.
  • Attended the Workshop on “Writing Quality Research Articles, Project Proposals and Patents” organised by the office of Dean Research at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology, Vandalur on 20.07.2018 to 22.07.2018.
  • Attended the one day National Seminar on “Portrayal of Women in Modern English Literature” organized by Department of English at SingaiSitharAyya College of Arts and Science,Karaikudi on 25th September 2018.
  • Attended the one day International Conference on “Culture and Literature: Convergence and Divergence (ICCLCD’18)” organized by Department of English at Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore on 28th September 2018.
  • Attended the one day Workshop on “Scholarly Article Writing and Journal Publications”organised by the office of Dean Research  at S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science&Technology,Vandalur on 13thMarch,2018.
  • Attended the one day Workshop on “Focus Mind” organized by the Women Grievances Cell, Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Vandalur on 16thFebruary, 2018.
  • Attended the one day National Workshop on “Cultural Studies: Paradigms and Practices” organized by the Department of English, The New College, Chennai on 13thFebruary, 2018.
  • Attended the BEC preliminary training program on 9thFeb,2018 at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science&Technology,Vandalur.
  • Attended the Seminar on “Case Study Writing and Teaching Methods” organized by Department of Management Studies on 4thJanuary,2018 at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent institute of science and Technology,Vandalur.
  • Attended the Faculty Development Programme on Taming Theory “Challenges in the Indian Classroom” organized by the PG Department of English,Women’s Christian College,on 29thJuly,2017.
  • Attended the one week Workshop on “Strategies for Innovative and Quality Research” during 31st July to 5th August 2017 organised by the office of Dean Research  at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent University.
  • Attended the International Conference on Impact of Globalization on Language and Literature organized by Department of English on 22ndSeptember 2017 at Dr.UmayalRamanathan College for Women, Karaikudi.
  • Attended the National Conference on “Women Against Violence:Therapy for Violence Against Women” conducted by Mother Teresa Women’s   University,Kodaikanal on 7thApril 2017.
  • Attended the Workshop on Capacity building of women in higher educationconducted by Women Empowerment Cell, B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent University on 1st April 2017.
  • Attended the ICSSR-Sponsored National Workshop on Virtual Learning conducted by Department of English, B.S.Abdur Rahman University on 3rdand 4th February 2017.
  • Participated in one day workshop on “Gift Yourself” held on 18th January 2016 organized by Women Empowerment Cell at B.S.Abdur Rahman University.
  • Participated in the two day Workshop on “Research Methodology & Quality Assurance” organized by B.S.Abdur Rahman University on December 2nd& 3rd, 2016.
  • Attended the online Workshop on Turnitin conducted by B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent University on October 2016
  • Attended the one day colloquium on ‘Emerging Theories and Applications in English Literature and Language Teaching Research’ organized by the Department of English on February, 2016.
  • Attended the “Two Week Faculty Development Programme on Teaching and Learning “from 29th June 2015 to 11th July 2015, organized by the Faculty Training Academy at B.S.Abdur Rahman University.
  • Participated in a two-day workshop on ‘Mobile Enhanced Language Learning’ organised by ELTAI in collaboration with B.S.Abdur Rahman University on 21stand 22nd August 2015.
  • Attended a two-day Cambridge Master Trainers’ Workshop in July 2015.
  • Participated in the One day workshop on Quality Assurance in Academic and Sponsored Research at our University on 7 March 2015.
  • Attended the Training programme on Mind Matters yoga on 21st January, 2015 at B.S.Abdur Rahman University.
  • Participated in the one day Workshop on ‘Drafting an effective lesson plan: An OBTL approach’ conducted on 10 October 2014.
  • Participated in the two-day National Conference “A Paradigm Shift in English Language Teaching & Testing: A Literary / Linguistic Approach” on 14 & 15 March 2013 at our University.
  • Participated in the orientation programme for handling the textbook, Cambridge Business Benchmark – BEC Preliminary effectively on 24 January 2013.
  • Attended the National Conference on ‘Physical and Mental Health for Working Professionals: A Holistic Approach’ held on 19th April 2013.
  • Attended the Refresher Programme “E-Content Development Programme” on 4 and 5 July 2013 organized by the Faculty Training Academy, B.S.Abdur Rahman University.
  • Participated in the two-day national conference on “Instructional Methods and Materials for Outcome-based Education in English Language Teaching” on 10 & 11 October 2013.
  • Participated in the one-day state level Workshop “CELT 2013 – Creativity in English Language Teaching” held on 11 October 2012 at our University.
  • Participated in the training programme organized for BEC Preliminary Oral Examiners on 17th May 2012.
  • Participated in a three day Orientation Workshop On “E-Content Development” organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman University on 23 January to 25 January 2012.
  • Attended a two-day National Seminar on Technology Integrated Language Teaching – TILT 2012 on March 1 & 2, 2012 at our University.
  • Participated in a one day workshop on “English Language Teaching” organized by British Council in 2011.
  • Attended a short- term Training Program on Professional Development in Language Teaching organized by SRM University on 14th and 15th of July, 2011.
  • Participated in a three day Induction Training Program for Faculty organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman University on 27 June to 1 July 2011.
  • Attended a one day workshop on Puzzle -Based Learning organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman University in 2011.
  • Participated in BEC Vantage Training Program organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman University in 2011.
  • Participated in a Bec Vantage Oral Examiner Training Program organized by B.S. Abdur Rahman University in 2011.
  • Attended a conference on Classical Literature: “East and West” at Alagappa University in 2009.
  • Attended a State level seminar on “Relevance of Nehru’s Ideas on Contemporary India” at Alagappa University in 2008.

Extension

Extension Activities

  • One of the organizing committee members of the two-day  ICSSR-Sponsored National Workshop on Virtual Learning conducted by Department of English, B.S.Abdur Rahman University on 3rdand 4th February 2017.
  • One of the organizing committee members of on ‘Emerging Theories and Applications in English Literature and Language Teaching Research’ organized by the Department of English on February, 2016.
  • One of the organizing committee members of the one-day workshop on ‘Drafting an effective lesson plan: An OBTL approach’ conducted on 10 October 2014.
  • One of the organizing committee members of the two-day national conference, “A Paradigm Shift in English Language Teaching & Testing: A Literary/Linguistic Approach” held during 14-15 March 2013.
  • One of the organizing committee members of the two-day national conference on “Instructional Methods and Materials for Outcome-based Education in English Language Teaching” on 10 & 11 October 2013.
  • One of the organizing committee members of the one-day workshop, “Creativity in English Language Teaching – CELT 2012” held on 11 October 2012.
  • One of the organizing committee members of the two-day national seminar on “Technology Integrated Language Teaching” held during 1-2 March 2012.
  • Member of ELTAI

Sessions Conducted

  • Have been the resource person for the three days training programme on Communication Skills for the Technical Staff of our University from 3.7.18 to 5.7.18.
  • Have been the resource person for the one week training programme on Communication Skills for the Technical Staff of our University from 18.01.2016 to 22.01.2016.