About the Department

The department of Special Education, Mental Retardation was started in the Session 2009 - 10. The department focuses on integrated education in the areas of teaching, research and extension.

Head of the Department

Prof (Dr) Rajani Ranjan Singh

Designation: Professor & Head
Dean, Faculty of Special Education

E-mail: rrs.teachereducator@gmail.com

Qualification: PhD, MEd (Gold Medalist), MA (Psychology -Gold Medalist ), MA (Economics), PGPDSE-MR, UGC-NET in Education and Psychology.

Research Area: Psychological Foundation of Education, Cognitive Science, Special Education, Inclusive Education Psychometrics and Educometrics

Faculty of the Department

Dr Arvind Sharma

Designation: Associate Professor

E-mail: sharmaaru08@gmail.com

Qualification: M.Sc{Zool}, M.Ed Spl.Edn, NET, PGPD{MR} and Ph.D.{Edn}

Research Area: Language Disabilities of Learning Disabled and Mentally Challenged Children and CAI for Intellectually Disabled Children

Ms Janwadkar Kalyani

Designation: Assistant Professor


Qualification: M.Sc. Psychology, M.Ed. Spl.Edn (MR)

Research Area: Inclusion of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Mr Mahesh Kumar Choudhary

Designation: Assistant Professor

E-mail: nimhmahesh@gmail.com, amke2008@rediffmail.com

Qualification: M.Phil (Education), UGC, NET (Education), M.Ed. Spl.Edn (MR), MA (Education) and MA (English)

Research Area: Inclusive Education, Teacher Education, Inservice Teacher education, Curriculum development for children with Mental Retardation and Educational Technology

Mr Sanjay Kumar

Designation: Assistant Professor

E-mail: sanj.70@gmail.com

Qualification: M.Ed (Spl.Edn MR), MA (Educational Studies) and BMR

Research Area: Early Intervention, Counselling for group and families having special need children

Ms Vibha Tiwari

Designation: Special Educator

E-mail: vibha_tiwari@rediffmail.com

Qualification: MA{Pschology}, D.Ed{MR}, B.Ed{MR}, M.Ed{MR}

Research Area: Effectiveness of music in the development of cognitive skills of children with Mental Retardation (CWMR)

Ms Neelam Singh

Designation: Psychologist

E-mail: neelam.dsmru@gmail.com

Qualification: MA {Psychology}

Research Area: Clinical Psychology

Mr Vikas Chandra Kushwaha

Designation: Physiotherapist

E-mail: vikas.physio@gmail.com

Qualification: Master of Physiotherapy{Neurology}, Fellowship in Neuro Rehabilitation (Apollo)

Research Area: Recent Approaches in Neurological Physiotherapy.

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