Faculty

Dr. Kalpana Bhakuni
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Kalpana Bhakuni
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : kalpana.b@knc.edu.in
Specialization : Geography of Tourism, Geomorphology, Cartography
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Dr. Ranjana Gera
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Ranjana A. Gera
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : ranjana.gera
Specialization : Urban Geography, Economic Geography, Statistics, Cartography
Paper Presented (2005 Onwards) :  
  1. “Offshore Call Centers in India: Economic and Social Implications paper presented” at 32nd Indian Social Science Congress held at Jamia Millia Islamia, between 18-22 December, 2008.
Publications(2005 Onwards) :  
  1. “Informal Commercial Sector in Urban Residential Areas: Consumers’ Perception” in City, Society and Planning: Essays in Honour of Professor A. K. Dutt edited by Baleshwar Thakur, George Pomeroy, Chris Cusack, Sudhir K Thakur, Concept Publishing Company, New Delhi 2007.
  2. Ph.D. awarded in August 2009 by Jamia Millia Islamia
    Title: Outsorcing of Information Technology Enabled Services to India
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Dr. Bharati Dave

Specialization:Population Geography, GIS and Remote Sensing

Name of the Teacher : Dr. Bharati Dave
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : bharati.d@knc.edu.in
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Ph.D. awarded in April 2009 from Panjab University, Chandigarh Title:”Regional Variations in the Quality of Living Space in India Under the supervision of Prof. Emeritus Dr.Gopal Krishan

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Participated in “ILLL-ICT Workshop for Capacity Building of Delhi University Faculty, KNC, Univ. of Delhi, March 2010.

Dr. Pratibha Bhalla
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Pratibha Bhalla
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : pratibha.b@knc.edu.in
Specialization :Environmental Issues & Problems, Natural Resource Management, Disaster Management and GIS and Remote Sensing.
Publications (2005 Onwards) :  
  • Bhalla, P. (2011)” Natural Disasters and Cities: A Case Study of Delhi”, Geographika Newsletter Dept. Of Geography, KNC, Univ. Of Delhi.
  • Bhalla,P. (2010) “Impacts of Climate change on India”, Newsletter, Dept. Of Geography, KNC, Univ. Of Delhi.
  • Bhalla, P. (2009) “The Impact of Climate Change on Food Security in India”, in Anshu (edited) Food Security in India: Challenges of 21st century, Kalakriti Offset, pp.108-114.
  • Bhalla, P. (2009) “Sustainable Lifestyles”, Akademos 2009, KNC, Univ. of Delhi, pp.72-75.
  • Bhalla, P. (2008) “Earthquake Hazard: Delhi”, Akademos 2008, KNC, Univ. Of Delhi, pp.95-100.
  • Bhalla, P. (2007) “The Regional Impacts of Climate Change”, Akademos 2007, KNC, Univ. Of Delhi, pp. 86-93.
  • Bhalla, P. (2006) “Noise reduction Strategy”, Akademos 2006, KNC, Univ. Of Delhi, pp.84-92.
Papers Presented(2005 Onwards) :  
  1. Bhalla, P. (2008) “The Impact of Climate Change on Food Security in India”, paper presented in the National Workshop on Food Security in India: Problems and Prospects, 12th December 2008, Dept. Of Geography, Kirori Mal College, Univ. of Delhi.
  2. Bhalla, P. (2007) “Noise Pollution”, paper presented as Resource Person in Refresher Course in Environmental Studies for College and University Teachers in the School of Environmental Studies,2nd March 2007, CPDHE, Univ. of Delhi.
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  1. Convenor of National Conference sponsored by UGC- Our Planet: Humanity, Habitat and Development, KNC, Univ. of Delhi, 12th -13th December,2006.
  2. Conducted Workshop for New Geography Syllabus for Geography Teachers of classes 10thand 12th, Cambridge School, NOIDA, 16th August 2007.
  3. Done a Web Based Course on “Climate Change and Disaster Management”, jointly organized by The World Bank Institute and National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi, 14th September- 11th October 2009.
  4. Participated in “ILLL-ICT Workshop for Capacity Building of Delhi University Faculty, KNC, Univ. of Delhi, March 2010.
Dr. Renu Malhotra
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Renu Malhotra
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : renu.m@knc.edu.in
Specialization :Social Geography , Geographical Thought, Disaster Management , GIS and Remote Sensing.
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Renu Malhotra and Aggarwal S.K. (2007): Sex Differentials in Child Mortality: A geo – historical perspective, page no. 535-567, chapter in a book titled “City, Society and Planning” jointly edited by Prof. B. Thakur (et.al) published jointly by Department of Geography Akron University, U.S.A, The Association of American Geographers and Concept Publishing Company, New Delhi.

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Organisation of Seminars in College

  1. Actively participated in organizing and attended two day UGC sponsored national conference on ” Our Planet: Humanity, Habitat and Development. Held on 12th – 13th December 2006 at Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi
  2. Was a member of organising committee for organisation of National Research Seminar on Indian Literature and Environment organised by Kalidas Academy of Sanskrit ,Music and Fine Arts in the college from 1st – 3rd December 2008.
  3. Actively involved in organisation of International Youth Conference on Sustainable Lifestyles: Consumption and Climate Change from 3-7th August 2009 in the college by the Geography Department.

Courses Completed

  1. Attended four-week course on Digital Mapping and Geographical Information System being conducted by National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation (Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Kolkata) from 6th June to 2tndJuly 2005.
  2. Completed following online courses conducted by National Institute of Disaster management (NIDM), New Delhi in collaboration with World Bank Institute (WBI), Washington from January 2007 to March 2012.
    1. Second Basic Online Training Course on Comprehensive Natural Disaster Risk Management Framework from January 8th to February 19, 2007.
    2. Specialized Online Training Course on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction from June 4th to July 2nd, 2007.
    3. Specialized Online Training Course on Safe Cities from July 16th to August 13, 2007.
    4. Specialized Online Training Course on Damage and Reconstruction Needs Assessment from January 12th to February 6, 2009.
    5. Specialized Online Training Course on Climate Change and Disaster Management from September 14th to October 11, 2009.
    6. Specialized Online Training Course on Risk Sensitive Land-Use Planning from December 7th to January 3, 2010.
    7. Specialized Online Training Course on Earthquake Risk Reduction from February 22nd to March 21, 2010.
    8. Specialised Online Training Course on Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Reconstruction from January 9th to February 3,2012.

Workshops Attended

  1. Participated in one day workshop on “Use of Open GIS Software, Satellite Imageries and G.P.S” at the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi on April 3, 2008.
  2. Participated in one day National Workshop on Information Technology & Disaster Management organised by All India Foundation for Peace and Disaster Management held on 25th April 2009 at School of Environmental Studies, University of Delhi.
  3. Participated in ILLL-ICT Tier -II Workshop for Capacity Building of Delhi University Faculty held from March 31st to April 3rd 2010 at Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi.
  4. Participated in the Bhuvan Workshop held at Developing Countries Research Centre, University Of Delhi on 30th March 2011 organised by National Remote Sensing Centre, ISRO

Seminar Attended

  1. Participated in UGC-SAP National Seminar on Vulnerable Cities: Hazards, Risks and Preparedness held in the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi on March 18 – 19, 2005 as a reporter for technical session.
  2. Participated in UGC-SAP National Seminar on Metropolitan Regional Planning – Status and Prospects held in the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi on March 14 – 15, 2005
  3. Participated and chaired the technical session in 1st National Congress on Role of Women in Disaster Preparedness organised by All India Foundation for Peace and Disaster Management held on 15th – 16th December 2009 at American Centre, New Delhi.
Dr. Nitasha Malhotra
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Nitasha Malhotra
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : nitasha.m@knc.edu.in
Specialization :Medical Geography, Climatology, Oceanography, Cartography, Human and Economic Geography.
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Dr. Sarita Ghai
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Sarita Ghai
Designation : Associate Professor
Email : sarita.g@knc.edu.in
Specialization : Resource Management, Political Geography, Cartography.
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Ms. Poonam Keral
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Poonam Keral
Designation : Assistant Professor
Email : poonam.k@knc.edu.in
Specialization : Urban and Regional Geography, Cartography
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Dr. Azka Kamil
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Azka Kamil
Designation : Assistant Professor
Email : azka.k@knc.edu.in
Specialization :Geography of Tourism, Regional Planning, Disaster Management and Cartography
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Dr. Bratati Barik
Name of the Teacher : Dr. Bratati Barik
Designation : Assistant Professor
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