Dhishna P


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Professional Experience: 

Total 4 Years and 8 Months and at NITK 1 Year and 8 Months

Contact Details


dr.dhishnapannikot [at] gmail.com
dhishna [at] nitk.ac.in


+91- 824 - 2474000 -3232 (Ext)


Academic Background

• Ph.D English, (Pondicherry Central University , 2010)
• M Phil English, (Pondicherry Central University, 2005)
• PGDCA ((DDE) Pondicherry Central University, 2006)
• P G English & Comparative Literature, (Pondicherry Central University, 2004)
• B A Functional English ( Malabar Christian College, University of Calicut, 2002)

Areas of Interest

• English & Comparative Literature
• English Language Studies
• Travel Writing and Cultural Studies
• Gender Studies

Supervision of Ph.D

3 (Ongoing)

Significant Publications
  1. P, Dhishna. “Engineering Students and their Perception on Outcome Based Education.” Outcome Based Teaching and Learning of English: OBTLE International Conference Proceedings. Ilango Kandan (Ed), Chennai: Anna University. 2014. 100-103. Print.
  2. ---. “English for Indian Engineering Graduates: Learning and Teaching Strategies.” Literary Quest. An International Peer Review Open Access Monthly Online Journal of English Language & Literature. Vol 1 Issue3. August 2014. ISSN 2349 5650. 1-17. http://www.literary quest.org/. web.
  3. ---. “The Carnivalesque World: Deciphering Indian English Theatre.” State of Indian Drama in English. Lata Mishra (ed). New Delhi: Authors Press, 2013. 14-32. ISBN: 9788172737030. Print.
  4. ---. “Gay Instincts and the Victims Psyche: Analysis of Arundathi Roy’s God of Small Things.” Labyrinth: An International Referred and Indexed Journal of Postmodern Studies. Gwalior, April 2012. ISSN-09760814. 82-85. Print.
  5. ---. “Literature and Cultural Representations: Conceptualizing Cultural Studies.” Language, Literature and Cultural Studies. Vol. III. No. 2. Military Technical Academy Publishing House, Bucharest. 120-127. Dec 2010. Print.

Adjudged Rev Father Lawerence Sundharam Gold Medal for the Best Meritorious Ph D Scholar in English, Pondicherry Central University, 2010.


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