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Name: Ms. Shital Abhay Desai
Education qualification: B.A……M.A…..Mphil….(ENGLISH)……..PGCertificate in Teaching
English…..PG Diploma in Teaching English…….
Experience: Worked as lecturer in English………at
Bahauddin Arts college -Junagadh
Bahauddin science college-Junagadh
Mahila Arts & coomerce college-Junagadh
Mahila Mahavidyalaya Vadodara
V.P.& RPTP Science college Vallabh Vidhyanagar
Mahila college Vadodara.
Research Work:- M.Phil dissertation on “R.K.Narayan’s ‘Malgudi Days’ : A critical study “
A research project on ‘A study of pronunciation of English loan words in Gujarati’(with reference to their assimilation and modification), accepted by CIEFL-Hyderabad.
Other Educational Qualifications :-
Have passed ‘Kovid’examination conducted by Rastra Bhasa Prachar Samiti in 1977,standing first in the centre.
Have passed ‘Ratna’ examination conducted by Rastra Bhasa Prachar Samiti in 1980, standing first in Gujarat.
Have passed ‘Praveshika Purna’(musical vocal).
Courses and Seminars :-
Attended an orientation course at academic staff collage, Rajkot
Attended a refresher course at Saurashtra University. Rajkot.
Attended a workshop on ‘Strategies for developing rapid reading skill and testing of comprehension ‘ at S.N.D.T.
Attended a National Conference on ‘Critical appraisal of post independence Indian fiction in English organized by Saurashtra University and presented a paper entitled ‘R.K.Narayan’s art of story telling’.
Attended a refresher course at University of Poona-Pune
Attended a seminar-cum-workshop on ‘Teaching Language and Literature’ organized by Saurashtra University
Attended a seminar on ‘professional writing’ at M.S.University
Attended a refresher course at ASC-Rajkot
Attended a national conference on ‘Comparative literature’
Presented a paper on ‘The theme of death in English and Gujarati poetry.’
Attended a refresher course at ASC-Ahmedabad
A review on ‘Shrinking Horisons’ by Kulbhushan Kushal (Nirman publication, Bhatala) is published in an international ‘The Quest’, June 1991.
A short story ‘Prank ‘ is published in ‘The Quest’, June 1991.
A review on ‘Bubbles’ by Ananya Shankar Guha is published ,’The Quest’.
A review on ‘Drops of Honey’ by J.Krithia (K.Jagannath, Baglore) is published in ‘The Quest’, June 1993.
A poem entitled ‘You’ published in ‘The Quest’. Dec-2000.
A radio talk on R.K.Narayan’s ‘Malgudi Days’ was broadcasted from A.I.R. Rajkot on 19-7-1992.
Translated a book ‘Aum Therapy’ from Gujarati into English, which is published by ‘Aum Yoga Kendra’ Vadodara in 2002.
Creative writing in Gujarati: -
A poem and an article are published in ‘V-Vidyanagar’ April 2005 and June 2005 respectively.
An article is published in Drashti (a magazine for higher education), March 2005.
A review in ‘Bhumiputra’ and ‘vicharvalonu’, 2005.
Awards, Prises,Scholarships :-
Winner of Shankracharya Gold Medal as ‘Best student’ for the year 1983.
Winner of three awards from Board for being second in the board ,and for being second in the subject Hindi and History at H.S.C. examination.
College merit scholarship holder through out college career.
National merit scholarship holder through out college career.
Winner of Jethalal Joshi Award as well as a special award from Rashtra Bhasha Prachar Samiti, Junagadh, for standing first in Gujarat in ‘Ratna’.
Recipient of an award of Honour from Ahir Kanya Kelavani Mandal, Junagadh for obtaining M.Phil Degree.
Extracurricular activities :-
Have won various prizes at debate, drama, essay, and Garba competition from local to regional level.