Dr. Chander Kanta

Professor (Visiting)

Legal Studies


Degree Specialization University/Institute Name, Year
Ph.D American/Jewishliterature Kurukshetra University, 1986
M.A linguistics Kurukshetra University, 1981
M.A English Kurukshetra University, 1979
TDC III (F) University of Kashmir, 1976-77

Current Courses Taught / Teaching Interest

American Literature, English Literature,Continental Literature, Jewish & Afro American Literature, Indian Writings in English, Deconstruuction & theories of Criticism, Linguistics & Literature, Socio- linguistics, Psycho- Linguistics, Stylistics, Retric, Logic & Reason in the language, Communication, culture & literature, Aesthetics & theories of art & science communication.

Academic Experience / Industrial Experience

  • Lecturer
    Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Kurukshetra, 1986-87
  • Lecturer
    Dyal Singh (P.G) College, Karnal, 1987
  • Associate Professor
    Dyal Singh (P.G) College, Karnal, 1999 onwards
  • Vice- Principal
    Dyal Singh (P.G) College, Karnal, 2016 onwards
  • Principal Incharge
    Dyal Singh (P.G) College, Karnal, 2016-2018
  • Member Governing Body
    Dyal Singh (P.G) College, Karnal

Achievements / Awards / Recognitions

Universities/Institutes/ worked as expert for Ph.D / M.Phil program

  • Markandeshwar Univ. Mullana Ambala (Pvt. University)
  • Vinayak Mission University, Tamil Nadu (Pvt. University
  • Chaudhary Devi Lal Univ., Sirsa Haryana (Govt.)
  • Dravidian University, Kuppam- Salem (Pvt. University)
  • Singhania University Rajasthan

As member and Subject expert in various Selection Committees

  • Dyal Singh College Selection Committee (appointment of Teaching & Non- teaching positions.
  • D.A.V. Boys College Karnal
  • K.M.V. D.A.V. College for Girls, Karnal
  • Dyal Singh Public School, Jernailey Colony, Karnal
  • Gita Vidya Niketan, Kurukshetra

As Member of Governing bodies at College/University/School

  • Member, Dyal Singh College Governing Body
  • Member, Dyal Singh School Governing Body

Orientation & Refresher Courses:

  • Orientation Course: 1987-88, ASC. K.U.

Subject Oriented Refresher,

  • January 4, 1994 to January 24,1994
  • December 9, 2000 to December 29, 2000
  • February 25, 2000 to March 16, 2000

Member University Statutory bodies:

  • Member, Dyal Singh College Governing body
  • Member, Dept. of English (PG), Board of Studies, K.U Kurukshetra         

 Honours Conferred:

  • Honoured by the RPIIT, Education Society & R.P Indraprastha Group for Excellent contribution to Higher Education
  • Honoured by the LIC, India for best teacher award on Teacher’s Day, September 5’ 2008
  • Honoured by the Haryana Board for contribution to the School Educational activities in Haryana, 1990
  • Honoured by the Haryana Board for Contribution to the School Education Activities in Haryana, 1992
  • Honoured by the Haryana board for bringing Dyal Singh Institutions to the 4th Rank in Haryana on the basis of Results, 1989
  • Honoured by the Haryana Board for getting Dyal Singh institutions to the Ist Rank in Commerce Education on the basis of results in 1989

Selected Publications/Working Papers

  1. Department of English & Cultural Studies, Punjab University, Chandigarh With Indian Association of Common wealth and language Studies (IACLALS) Conference on- Margins, Globalization and the Post-   Colonial -  February 20 to 22, 2014.
  2. Dr. Saroop Singh Chair, Kurukshetra University 400TH Anniversary of Publication of Shakespeare Society (1609) National Seminar- 13th February, 2010
  3. Women & Civil Society Regional Conference of Indian Association of Women’s Studies WSRC, K.U – November, 29-30, 2004
  4. Rabindra Nath Tagore and the West A UGC Sponsored Seminar by Hindu Girls College Jagadri &The Shakespeare Association, India 17th- 28th November’ 2010
  5. National Seminar on Writers & Critics: An Interface A UGC Sponsored Seminar D.A.V. College for Girls, Yamuna Nagar February 26th- 28th’ 2009
  6. Book Published: Title: Protagonists in the Novels of Bernard Malamud: A study in Human Suffering University Book House Jaipur, 2008
  7. A systematic Analysis of Basic Sentences in the Old man & the Sea.  K.U.R.J (Arts & Humanities) Vol. XX-XXI
  8. Bernard Malamud : A Jewish Voice in the defence of Human   K.U.R.J (Arts & Humanities) Vol. XX-XXX
  9. Strategizing Legal Environmental Communication: A literary appraisal, GLR. No VII 2009-10
  10. Jo Condrill & Bonnie Bough, Ways to improve your communication skills Instantly, Jario Publishing House GLR. No. 2003-2004
  11. Roger Cartwright, Communication, Capstone Publishing House, Oxford U.K GLR. No. II 2004-2005
  12. Business Communication Strategies by Matherkutty M. Monipally, Tata Mc Graw  Hill Publications Co. Ltd. 2001 ( New Delhi) GLR. No.III 2005-2006
  13. Clotaire Rapaille, The Cultural Code, Doubleday Brvadway Publishing Group ( Random House), New York, 2006  GLR. No. IV 2006-2007
  14. Soul on Ice, Eldridge Clever, Delta Trade Paper backs, by Dell Publishing House, Random Inc 1940, Brwadway, New York GLR. No.V 2007-2008
  15. Belonging to Universe, Fritjoy Capra, Belonging to the Universe, Penguin Books, U.K 1992, Londo GLR. No.VI 2008-2009
  16. Keywords/ Nature, Nadia Kazi, Vistaar Publications, 2005,New Delhi GLR. No.VII 2009-2010

Other Information

Social and Voluntary Action:

  • Awarded certificate for the best contribution towards stress release management of jail immates & prisoners in Karnal Jail by the Jail Superintendent, Karnal in 2012.
  • Conducted prison Smart course for rehabilitation of prisoners in the Karnal jail from time to time and have got various permissions & recognitions for the purpose.
  • Conducted Stress management programme for students & younger generations against drug abuse & alcoholism on behalf of Art of Living.
  • Conducted happiness programmes for various students of professional education programmes to direct their energies for enhancing their abilities for building their personal capabilities contributing to nation building.
  • Art of Living, Authorized trainer & teacher for the conduct of Yoga, Sudershan Kriya, Happiness programme, Meditation, Social & Natural development programmes as well as youth empowerment programmes & seminars.