Archana Parashar

Associate Professor

Additional Information

Archana Parashar

Associate Professor
Ph.D & M.Phil (Devi Ahilya University, MP), M.A. (Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, M.P.)
About Faculty

Area of Research
Business Communication, Interpersonal Skills, Written Executive Communication, Managerial Communication, ELT
Ph.D & M.Phil (Devi Ahilya University, MP), M.A. (Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, M.P.)
  • Associate Professor, IIM Raipur (Since June 2019)
  • Assistant Professor, IIM Raipur (April 2014 to June 2019)
  • Visiting Faculty, IIM Calcutta, IIM Lucknow (Noida Campus) & IIM Nagpur
  • Assistant Professor, Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology & Science, Indore  (Jan 2008 - March 2014)
  • Assistant Professor, Lakshmi Narayan College of Technology, Indore, February 2006 - August 2007
  • Visiting Faculty, IIPS (DAVV), IET (DAVV), ICFAI, Indore and Maharaja Ranjit Singh College (DAVV), Indore (July - December 2005)
Awards & Recognitions
  • Awarded gold medal from the Governor of M.P. for securing first rank in university in M.A. English Literature, RDVV, Jabalpur (M.P)
  • Visited Harvard Business School, Boston to attend Global Colloquium on Participant- Centered Learning  (July 25-30, 2016)
  • Revised the syllabus of MMS at IIPS, DAVV, Indore
  • Invited as a subject expert in Engineering English for conducting the faculty interview at (a) Sanghvi Institute Technology and Science, Indore. IPS Engineering College, Indore (b) Vivekanand Institute of Technology and Science, Indore


Journal Publications

>> Parashar, A., & Kumar, M. (2019). Communicating the Quest for Sustainability: Ecofeminist Perspectives in Sarah Orne Jewett’s ‘A White Heron’. Journal of Human Values, 25 (2), 101 - 112

>> Parashar, A., Kumar, M., & Saluja, V. (2019). Discovering India Through Imagery in Postcolonial Travel Writings. Tourism Culture & Communication, 19 (2), 103 - 110

>> Parashar, A., Kumar, M., & Saluja, V. (2017). An Essay on the Touristic Representation of India presented in the three postcolonial travelogues. Tourism Review International, 21 (4), 407 - 415

>> Kumar, M., Kalakbandi, V., Prashar, S., Neelu., & Parashar, A. (2017). Overcoming the effect of low self esteem on public speaking anxiety with mindfulness based interventions. Decision

>> Parashar, A. (2015). Difference between perception and reality: Fantasy as a Technique in the fiction of Anita Desai. Gen Dang Alam: Journal of Arts , 5,

>> Parashar, A. (2013). Transfiguring the past and Hyphenated Identities in the works of Meena Alexander. Symbiosis- A journal of Anglo-American Literary Relations, Univ.of Glasgow, UK., March-April Issue

>> Parashar, A. (2013). Working students towards life. IATEFL's Voices( International Association for teaching English as a foreign language), Univ.of Kent, UK., March- April Issue

>> Parashar, A. (2013). Overtones of Paralysis in James Joyce's 'Araby'. The Atlantic Review Quarterly, 11,

>> Archana Parashar (2012). A harmonious blend of tradition and modernity in Rama Mehta's 'Inside the Haveli '. ASEBL( Association for the study of ethical behavior in Literature), 8 (1),

>> Parashar, A. (2012). Linguistic Choices in Sarah Orne Jewett’s “A White Heron” . Remarkings, 11 (2),

>> Parashar, A. (2012). Understanding Alien Feminine Psyche in Malgonkar's The Devil's Wind and Kamala Markandaya's The Coffer Dams.. The International Journal of Culture, Literature & Criticism, NIT Allahabad, 2 (5),

>> Parashar, A. (2008). Overtones of Paralysis in James Joyce’s ‘Clay’. Research Link, 7 (9),

>> Parashar, A. (2007). Negotiation in soft skills. Management Research Journal, LNCT-MER, 1,

>> Kumar, M., Bamel, U., Parashar, S., Chandan, P., & Parashar, A. . Influence of pre- crisis reputation and COO on diminishing a product. International Journal of Organization Analysis (Accepted)

>> Parashar, A. . Jewett’s world of nature in ‘A White Heron’ . An International Journal of Culture, Literature and Criticism, 3


>> Kumar, M., Parashar, A., & Prashar, S. (2016). When the tone of an Email went wrong!. Ivey Publishing

>> Kumar, M., Parashar, A., & Prashar, S. (2016). To Disclose or not to Disclose. The European Case Center

>> Parashar, A. (2016). Why I didn't get selected!. The European Case Center

Chapter in Book

>> Parashar, A. (2015). Discovery of the self vs. biased perceptions in Anees Jung & V.S. Naipaul. Lotus Wine

>> Parashar, A. (2012). Cross Cultural Communication. Teaching of English: New Dimensions

>> Parashar, A. (2012). The matrix of Ecology in Jewett's 'The Country of Pointed Firs'. Nature, Environment & Literature

  • Member of IACLALS (Indian Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies)
  • Member of ELTAI (English Language Teacher’s Association of India)
  • Member of South Asian Literary Association (SALA), USA
  • Life Member of Forum on Contemporary Society, Baroda
  • Member of FORTELL (Forum for Teaching English Literature & Language), New Delhi
  • Associate Member of Pegassus Journal, Calcutta

Training and Consultancy
  • Appointed as Programme Director for the VIIIth Management Enhancement Capacity Programme for Administrators under TEQIP-II for Registrars/ Deputy Registrar/ Assistant Registrar/CAO/Librarian/Administrative Officers/ Non- Teaching Officers/Placement Officers of TEQIP-II institutions (August 17-22, 2015)
  • Appointed as Programme Director for Management Capacity Enhancement Programme conducted at College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubneshwar (December 12-16, 2016)
  • Appointed as Programme Director for 7th Professional Training under TEQIP III for faculty & HODs of Colleges (March 26-30, 2019)
  • Appointed as Programme Director for 11th  Professional Training under TEQIP III for faculty & HODs of Colleges (September 26-30, 2019)
  • As a resource person taken more than 40 sessions. Prominent ones in TEQIP at IIM Raipur, Pt. Ravishankar Shula University, Raipur, IIIITDM Jabalpur, CET Bhubneshwar & Chhatisgarh Prashashnik Academy
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