Bojiah Janaki

Dr. Bojiah Janaki

Assistant Professor

Business Administration

 

Email: b.janaki@ku.edu.bh

  • Ph.D in English in the year 2009 from Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.
    o Title of the thesis: The Variegated Voices: Feminine Consciousness in Selected Novels of Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte and Anita Brookner.
  • M.A in English with first class in the year 2002 from Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India..
  • B.A in Communicative English with first class in the year 2000 from Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamilnadu, India.
  • 2015 - Present: Assistant Professor in Kingdom University, Kingdom of Bahrain.
  • 2011 - 2015: Assistant Professor in Royal School of Engineering & Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India.
  • 2010 - 2011: Associate Professor & Head, Dept. of English, Vyas Engineering College for Girls, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.
  • 2009 - 2010: Lecturer in Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India.

Research Papers Presented:

  • To be or Not to be? – An Analysis of Predicament of Women with reference to the Institution of Marriage in the TEQIP II Sponsored National Conference on “Status of Women in the 21st Century,” organized by Department of English, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirapalli during 6-7 September 2014.
  • Is it LSRW or LSRC? in the International Conference on “English language Teaching: Changing Paradigm and Evolution of e-Learning,” organized by Department of English, Virudhunagar Hindu Nadars’ Senthilkumara Nadar College, Virudhunagar on 5 September 2014.
  • Tamil for the Breath and English for the Bread in the TEQIP II Sponsored International Conference on “Enlightening the people about the richness of English Language and Literature,” organized by Department of English, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirapalli during 9-10 August 2014.
  • Role of Water in Eeram, the Tamil movie: A Critical Analysis in the National conference on “Towards Ecological Perspectives on Water,” organized by Central University of Tamil Nadu at Thiruvarur during 26-27 October 2012.
  • Translation: A Reader’s Perspective in the International Conference on “Literatures of the East and the West in Translation,” organized by H. H. The Rajah’s College, Pudukottai on 28 March 2012.
  • Who is who? – A Critical Analysis of Girish Raghunath Karnad’s Hayavadana in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Vision and Performance: Commonwealth Plays in English,” organized by V.H.N.S.N during 1-2 March 2012.
  • PowerPoint Presentations, for a More Relaxing and Effective Teaching in the International Congress on “English Grammar,” organized by Dept. of English, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, Erode during 28-30 December 2011.
  • Quality Teachers: The Global Need in the National Conference on “Communication English for Professional Students: Problems and Prospects” organized by Dept. of English, during March 18-19, 2010 at PSN College of Engg. & Tech., Tirunelveli.
  • Farewell to Passive Listening: Welcome Active Participation in the International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Teaching Language & Literature” organized by Dept. of English and Foreign Languages, during December 4-5, 2009 at Alagappa University, Karaikudi.
  • Cross Cultural Perspectives in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines was accepted in VIIIth International Conference on “Asian Youth and Childhoods 2007” which was held in Lucknow during 22 -24 November, 2007.
  • Globalization and the Self: A Critical Analysis of Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine and BapsiSidhwa’s An American Brat in the National Seminar on ‘Indian English Literature Since 1950’ at K.R.G. College, Gwalior during February 19-20, 2007.
  • Social Mores and the Self: A Critical Analysis of Anita Brookner’s Hotel du Lac and Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence in the International Conference on “Women’s Studies and Contemporary Literatures” and “XIII All India English Teachers Conference” during 3-4 January, 2007 at Centre for Women’s Studies, University of Mysore, Mysore.
  • Globalization, Alienation and Quest for Identity: A Critical Analysis of Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine in XXX Indian Social Science Congress organized by Indian Academy of Social Sciences at Alagappa University, Karaikudi during December 27-31, 2006.
  • To be or Not to be: Predicament of Emancipated Women in Anita Brookner’s Hotel du Lac and Providence in the 50th All India English Teachers Conference at University of Lucknow during January 13-16, 2006.
  • Social Web and Cry of the Self: A Critical Analysis of Anita Brookner’s Hotel du Lac and Anita Desai’s Where Shall We Go This Summer? in the International Conference on Commonwealth Literature organized by Dept. of HSS, IITR during October 13-15, 2005 in I.I.T., Roorkee.

Published Research Papers:

  • Published “Sense Versus Sensibility in Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled European Journal of English Language and Literature Studies - Published by European Centre for Research, Training and Development, UK. Vol.5, Issue: 5, pp.25-34, May 2017. ISSN 2055 - 0138(Print), ISSN 2055 - 0146(Online).
  • Published “Portrayal of Feminine Emotions in Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled European Journal of English Language and Literature Studies - Published by European Centre for Research, Training and Development, UK. Vol.5, Issue: 2, pp.36-46, February 2017. ISSN 2055 - 0138(Print), ISSN 2055 - 0146(Online).
  • Published “Cultural Crises in Anita Desai’s Bye, Bye Blackbird” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled Research Journal of English Language and Literature (RJELAL) pp. 247-251 Vol. 5. Issue 1. 2017 (Jan.-Mar.) ISSN:2395-2636(Print):2321 – 3108(Online).
  • Published “Foils in Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park and Anita Brookner’s Providence – A Comparative Study” in International Journal of IJRDO – Journal of Educational Research Vol. 2, Issue: 1, pp.93 – 103, 30 January 2017 – Published by International Journal of Research & Development Organisation. ISSN 2456-2947(Online).
  • Published “Relationships Redefined: An Analysis of Anita Brookner’s The Bay of Angels” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled European Journal of English Language and Literature Studies Vol.4, No.6, pp.25-30, September 2016 -Published by European Centre for Research, Training and Development, UK. ISSN 2055 - 0138(Print), ISSN 2055 - 0146(Online).
  • Published “Role of Water in Eeram, the Tamil Movie” A Critical Analysis in the Eco-critical Perspective” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled Research Journal of English Language and Literature (RJELAL) pp. 582-585 Vol. 4. Issue 3. 2016 (July-September) ISSN:2395-2636(Print):2321 – 3108(Online).
  • Published “Neoliberal Globalization and its Impact in the Academia,” in a A Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal under The International Research Specialist titled International Journal of Recent Trends in English Language Teaching, Education, Psychology, Arts and Allied Researches ISSN: 2350-1499 (Online); 2350-0751 (Print) (Impact Factor 2.5) Volume: 3rd & Issue: 9th (January to March’ 2016) PP: 33-37 Date: 25-03-2016.
  • Published “Is it LSRW or LSRC?” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled Research Journal of English Language and Literature (RJELAL) Vol. 4. Issue 2. 2016 (April-June) ISSN:2395-2636(Print):2321 – 3108(Online).
  • Published “To be or Not to be?-An Analysis of Predicament of Women with Reference to the Institution of Marriage” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled Research Journal of English Language and Literature (RJELAL) Vol. 4. Issue 1. 2016 (January-March) ISSN:2395-2636(P):2321 – 3108(E).
  • Published “The Cry to be Noticed: A Critical Analysis of Anita Brookner’s ‘Look at Me’” in a Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal titled European Journal of English Language and Literature Studies Vol.4, No.1, pp.54-59, January 2016 -Published by European Centre for Research Training and Development, UK. ISSN 2055 - 0138(Print), ISSN 2055 - 0146(Online).
  • Virtue versus Vice in Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park and Anita Brookner’s Look at Me – A Comparative Study’ in the ‘The English Research Express’, A Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal (Special Name: IJELL - The International Journal of English Language and Literature) ISSN: 2321-1164 (Online); 2347-2642 (Print) (Impact Factor 0.746) Volume: 2nd & Issue: 7th(Part: 1) (July – September’2014) PP: 95-104 Date: 25-09-2014.
  • Social Mores and the Self: A Critical Analysis of Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence in Post Feminism in India – Myth or Reality? edited by Sudhir Narayan Singh & Dalvir Singh Gahlawat and published by Adhyayan Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi in 2013. ISBN: 978-81-8435-378-5: pages 176-184.
  • Translation: A Reader’s Perspective is published in Literatures of the East and the West in Translation edited by Prof. S. Mary Hemalatha and Dr. S. Ganesan, March, 2012. ISBN: 978-93-80624-65-5: pages 221-223.
  • Who is who? – A Critical Analysis of Girish Raghunath Karnad’s Hayavadana is published in Dramatic Discourses edited by Dr. G Baskaran et.al., Volume:1, 2012. ISBN: 978-93-81723-02-9: pages 161-168.
  • To be or Not to be: Predicament of Emancipated Women in Anita Brookner’s Hotel du Lac and Providence in Literary Explorer, (National Journal published by Bishop Heber College) Volume: 9, No.:1, December, 2010. ISBN: 0973 0524: pages 154-164.
  • Coauthored Globalization and the Self: A Critical Analysis of Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine and Bapsi Sidhwa’s An American Brat published in Generic Manifolds: Indian English Literature Since 1950, edited by O.P. Buddholia, published by Adhyayan Publishers, New Delhi, 2008. ISBN: 8184350430, 9788184350432: pages 126-136.
  • Coauthored Social Web and Cry of the Self: A Critical Analysis of Anita Brookner’s Hotel du Lac and Anita Desai’s Where Shall We Go This Summer? published in Indian Writing in English: Tradition and Modernity, edited by A. N. Prasad and Kanupriya, pblished by Sarup& Sons Publishers, New Delhi, 2006. ISBN: 81-7625-717-6: pages 125-136.

Involvement in Other Academic Activities:

  • Participated in the United Kingdom Higher Education Academy Teaching Skills Masterclass held at the Kingdom University, Kingdom of Bahrain during 15-18 May 2017.
  • Appointed as a Member of Board of Examiners to adjudigate the Ph.D thesis by Alagappa University, Tamilnadu, India in November 2016.
  • Attended the Fifth Bahrain ELT Conference on ELT: Quality in Teaching English on 14 May 2016 in Gulf Convention Centre, Bahrain.
  • Attended a training cum workshop on Mapping and Confirmation of Qualifications to the NQF on 17 March 2016 in Kingdom University, Bahrain.
  • Attended a workshop on Mapping Qualifications to the NQF on 4 February 2016 in Kingdom University, Bahrain.
  • Attended a seminar on National Qualifications Framework (NQF): Institutional Listing Awareness on 3 February 2016 in Kingdom University, Bahrain.
  • Attended an Entrepreneurship Development Institute sponsored Faculty Development Programme on Entrepreneurship: A Journey to the Concept, during 16-27 February 2015 in Royal Group of Institutions, Guwahati.
  • Attended a TEQIP Short Term Course on Human Values and Ethics, during January 21-23, 2015 organized by Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences in Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati.
  • Attended a TEQIP Short Term Course on Developing and Teaching Literary Theory Courses in the 21st Century Academia, during January 8-9, 2015 organized by Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences in Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati.
  • Chaired a session in the TEQIP II Sponsored National Conference on Status of Women in the 21st Century, organized by Department of English, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirapalli during 6-7 September 2014.
  • Chaired a session in the International Conference on English language Teaching: Changing Paradigm and Evolution of e-Learning, organized by Department of English, Virudhunagar Hindu Nadars’ Senthilkumara Nadar College, Virudhunagar on 5 September 2014.
  • Organized the two-day Workshop on Enhancing Professionalism: Discover, Learn, Grow, in Royal School of Engineering & Technology during 5-6 June 2014.
  • Was a member of the Organizing Committee in the National Conference on Pure and Applied Mathematics at Royal Group of Institutions during 9-10 May 2013.
  • Participated in the national workshop on Deployment and Use of NPTEL Courses organized jointly by IIT Guwahati & Royal Group of Institutions at Royal Group of Institutions, Guwahati during 29-30 April 2013.
  • Attended a Faculty Development Programme organized by Royal School of Business, Guwahati during 4-16 June 2012.
  • Attended a Faculty Development Programme organized by Royal School of Business, Guwahati on 7 April 2012.
  • Participated in a workshop on Tone and Intonation: Theory, Typology and Computation organized by Dept. of Humanities and Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, during January 26-27, 2012.
  • Chaired a session in the International Congress on English Grammar, organized by Dept. of English, Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, Erode on 30 December 2011.
  • Participated in a national workshop on Technology-based Materials for English Language Teaching organized by Faculty of Education, Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra during April 14-16, 2007.

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