Faculty Profile

Dr. Amandeep Singh
Assistant Professor
Centre for Comparative Literature
School of Languages, Literature and Culture
Central University of Punjab
Bathinda- 151001
Email Id: amandeep.cup@gmail.com  
Mobile: 95010-22809

 
Education :
  • M.A. (Punjabi & English), B.Ed., UGC-NET, Ph.D. (2010)
  • Ph.D. Research: "Parvasi Novel wich Pachhan Da Sankat (Uttar-bastiwadi daur de chonve Punjabi ate Angrezi novels de parsang wich)" under the guidance of Dr. Gurmukh Singh, Lecturer in Punjabi, Punjabi Department and Dr. Tejinder Kaur, Professor of English, Department of Distance Education, Punjabi University, Patiala
Experience :
  • Assistant Professor, Centre for Comparative Literature, Central University of Punjab, Bathinda – Sept 2010 onwards
  • Lecturer in Punjabi, University College of Engineering, Punjabi University, Patiala – July-Sept 2010
  • Lecturer in Punjabi, University College, Rampura Phul – Session 2009-10
Teaching Assignments :

Teaching various topics in following courses of M.Phil. in 2nd Sem (January – June 2015)

  • CPL.606 Area Studies (Punjabi Literature)
  • CPL.608 World Literary Classics
  • CPL.699 Seminar in Comparative Literature

Teaching various topics in following courses of M.A. (Hons.) Punjabi and Comparative Literature (Jan-June 2015)

  • PCL.523 ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਨਾਵਲ: ਸਿਧਾਂਤ ਅਤੇ ਵਿਹਾਰ
  • PCL.523 ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਕਹਾਣੀ: ਸਿਧਾਂਤ ਅਤੇ ਵਿਹਾਰ
Research Projects :

Ongoing

CUPB Research Seed Money Project: Ecological Concerns in Contemporary Punjabi Fiction: Native and Diasporic Writing (2014-16)

Area specializations/Research Interest :
  • Diasporic Fiction,  Ecocriticism
Publications :

Research Papers

  1. Research paper Parvasi Punjabi Sabhyachar da Bhavikh: Bhashai Parsang published in Sirjana-159 (January-March 2011).
  2. Research Paper Parvasi Novel de Nari Patar published in ‘Alochna’ (Oct-Dec 2008)
  3. Co-author, Punjabi Bhasha, Computer ate Internet, research paper published in conference proceedings of national seminar on ‘Punjabi Bhasha, Chintan ate Sabhyachar: Vikas ate Mulankan’ (Jan30-Feb1, 2009)

Book Chapters

  1. Nari di Punar Khoj – Hashiye ton Anekta val translation of paper written by Dr. Deepinder Jeet Randhawa, published in Nari Drishti (2009)

Review Articles

  1. Review of book Chup de Tukre - Harjinder Kang published in ‘Sirjana’ bi-monthly (July-Sept 2007).
  2. Review of novel Inheritance of Loss - Kiran Desai – published in Punjabi Tribune dated April 8, 2007.
Workshop/Conferences :

Attended

  1. Research paper "Environment and Literature: A study of Balbir Parwana's select Fiction" presented in Interdisciplinary Faculty Seminar at Central University of Punjab, Bathinda on 16th November, 2012.
  2. Research Paper "Diasporic Punjabi Literature and Ecocriticism: New Perspectives of Analysis" presented at national seminar on "Punjabi Language, Literature and Culture: New Perspective of Analysis in the context of subaltern and diaspora" at Punjabi University, Patiala on 11th January, 2012.
  3. Attended national seminar on “Environment and Health” held at Central University of Punjab, Bathinda on 27th September, 2011
  4. Research paper "Ecological Concerns in Contemporary Punjabi Literature" presented at national seminar on 'Ecological Crisis' at Department of Distance Education, Punjabi University Patiala (8-9 September, 2011)
  5. Research Paper "Vishvikaran vich Internet da Yogdan: Punjabi Bhasha de Parsang vich" presented at national seminar at G.H.G. Khalsa College, Gurusar Sadhar (26-26 November, 2010)
  6. Research Paper "Parvasi Punjabi Sabhyachar da Bhavikh (Bhasha de adhar te kuch nukte)" presented at national seminar (9-10 Feb 2010) 'Parvas te Parvasi Punjabi Sahit da Bhavikh' organized by Punjabi Adhyan School, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.
  7. Attended national seminar on ‘Punjabi Bhasha, Chintan ate Sabhyachar: Vikas ate Mulankan’ held at Punjabi University, Patiala (Jan30-Feb1, 2009)
Other Achievements :

Administrative Responsibilities at Central University of Punjab:

  • Question Paper setting of various semester of M.Phil and Ph.D Coursework
  • Evaluation of final semester of Examination of M.Phil and Ph.D Coursework
  • Evaluation Committee member for Seminar presentations of MPhil
  • Examination supervisor in various sessional and end-semester Examination
  • Member of Syllabus Committee for M.Phil-Ph.D. integrated course
  • Member of Syllabus Committee for Ph.D. Course Work
  • Member of Syllabus Committee for M.A
  • Organised  Debate and Paper reading competitions in 2012 and 2013
  • Coordinator of Newsletter Committee
  • Member of Editorial Board of Newsletter
  • Member of Annual Report Committee
  • Member of Placement Cell
  • Member of NAAC Committee
  • Preparing Press reports for university functions and activities
  • Judged Debate competition, Poster Competition and Creative writing competition at university level
  • Welcome committee member for the activities of the Centre
  • Students attendance committee member for the activities of the Centre
  • Purchase committee member for the university Museum