Dr. Tania GuptaAssistant Professor
Dr. Tania Gupta is presently working as Assistant Professor at School of Education, G D Goenka University. Prior to this she worked as Head, Department of Education, Mewar Institute of Management, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh (affiliated to C.C. S University, Meerut) and in Kalka Institute for Research and Advanced Studies, New Delhi (affiliated to GGS IP University, Delhi). She has worked in the capacity of Assistant Professor in Education in several teacher education institutions like Amity University, Noida; Ideal Institute of Management & Technology, Delhi; and District Institute for Education & Training (DIET), Karkardooma, Delhi. Besides, she has worked as an academic counselor in IGNOU B.Ed. programme. She began her career as a teacher in Amity International School, New Delhi. She completed her Ph.D. (Education) and M.Ed. from Panjab University, Chandigarh. Her other professional qualifications include UGC NET (Education), M.A. (Economics) and Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Planning and Management.
In 2016, she was entrusted the responsibility of Deputy Coordinator for district Ghaziabad in JEE U.P. B.Ed. Counseling conducted by University of Lucknow. She has been instrumental in designing and coordinating the Master of Social Work programme of Mewar University, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan. She has been invited as resource person in several conferences, workshops and lectures. Furthermore, she has convened numerous international and national seminars in education.
Regarding her literary contribution to the field of education, she has been the founder Editor of various journals of Education, annual magazines and newsletters of institutions she has worked for. She was the teacher representative of Amity International School, Delhi for writing textbooks and developing learning material for school children under the aegis of Amity Educational Resource Centre. She is a paper setter and moderator of question papers for various academic trades such as Pre- School Management, Counseling, Crèche Management for All India Trade Test conducted by Directorate General of Employment & Training (DGE&T), Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India. She has the professional experience of teaching Child Development and Psychology, Contemporary India and Education, Philosophical and Sociological Foundations of Education, Gender Issues in Education, Educational Administration and Management, Guidance & Counseling, Teacher Education, Measurement, Evaluation & Assessment and Pedagogy of Social Sciences. She has conducted several interactive sessions with teachers and post- graduate students in workshops on research methodology. There are several research papers and book chapters published to her credit. She has also developed self- learning material on Pedagogy of Social Science. She regularly presents papers in both international and national conferences on education and in related disciplines. Her research interests include higher education policy, economics of education, educational reforms and teacher education.