Fabric and Apparel Science

Dr Chanchal

Designation: Associate Professor

Educational Qualifications:M.SC (TEXTILES & CLOTHING),PhD (TEXTILES)

Experience:Dr. Chanchal has been teaching at the institute for more than 22 years. She has supervised three Ph.D. students and over 30 M.Sc. Dissertations. Currently two students are pursuing Ph.D. under her guidance. She has also examined Ph.D. and M.Phil dissertations. She has attended and presented papers in National Seminars and Conferences and have published more than 20 papers in Scientific and Home Science Journals. She was appointed as an observer for U.G.C Net examination for past 3 years and as an expert member for selection of Lectures at G.B. Pant University, Pant Nagar. She was also designated as a subject expert for the formulation of syllabus at Maharishi Dayanand University Rohtak and Lakshmi Bai College, University of Delhi. She has been an external examiner in many Universities to conduct post-graduate practical examination.

Bela Kapoor

Designation: Associate/Assistant Professor

Educational Qualifications:M.SC HOME SCIENCE (CLOTHING & TEXTILES), PUNJAB UNIVERSITY; P.G DIP. IN DRESS DESIGNING FROM PANJAB UNIVERSITY;CERIFICATE COURSE FROM NIFT DELHI IN ADVANCED PATTERN MAKING;CERITFICATE COURSE FROM NIFT DELHI IN CREATIVE FASHION PRESENTATION ; CERITFICATE COURSE FROM NIFT DELHI IN FASHION JOURNALISM ;CERTIFICATE COURSE FROM LONDON SCHOOL FOR FASHION STUDIES, LONDON IN ADVANCED PATTERN MAKING ;

Experience:She has over 25 years of teaching experience both at Punjab University and Delhi University. She has Published a Book Titled ‘PATTERN DRAFTING & MAKING UP’ IN 1998

Dr Charu Gupta

Designation: Associate Professor

Educational Qualifications:M.SC (FABRIC AND APPAREL SCIENCE), DELHI UNIVERSITY;PhD (ECONOMICS), AGRA UNIVERSITY

Experience: Dr. Charu Gupta has been teaching PG courses of ‘Dyeing and Printing’ and ‘Retail merchandising’ for the last 8 years. She has guided 8 PhD and has 3 ongoing currently. She has several Innovation Projects funded by the University of Delhi to her credit titled ‘Extraction of Microbial colorant from fungus for use as a textile dye’; ‘Sourcing if fabrics for home furnishings in India’; ‘Developing products using textile waste and water soluble films’ in the span of 2013-2016. She has published several research papers in journals having high impact factors. She is currently working as a UGC nominee in the Expert committee for the DRS for MS University, Vadodara for the period 2012-17 under the Special Assistance Programme (SAP). Apparel Textile & Design Centre (ATDC) has appointed her member a Technical Expert for their Board of Governers for 2013 onwards. She is also giving her research inputs to DRC, IIS University, Jaipur from 2014 onwards. Her research students have constantly won Poster Competitions for ICAHT – a conference organized by Okhla Convent Textile Cluster. She has professional tie ups with NIFT as well as IIT Delhi.

Dr. Jyoti Aggarwal

Designation: Associate Professor

Educational Qualifications:Ph.D. (Univ. of Delhi), PG Diploma in Marketing Management (IGNOU)

Experience:Dr. Jyoti Aggarwal has an experience of over 15 years in research and teaching in Undergraduate as well as Postgraduate programs. She has guided over 15 masters dissertations. She is also a guide to Ph.D. students. Her areas of research include psychological and social aspects of clothing, garment construction and innovative methods of conducting research. She has been a co-investigator for a UGC funded major research project.

She has presented eight papers in national as well as international conferences and has seven publications to her credit. Presently she is working on two research projects funded by the University of Delhi, of which one is an Undergraduate Innovation Research Project and the other, Research and Development Project.

Mrs. Meena Batham

Designation: Assistant Professor

Educational Qualifications:M.SC (Textile & Clothing),B.Ed. & Ph.D from University of Delhi

Experience:Dr. Meena Batham has gone through eight years of teaching experience in Institute of Home Economics. Simultaneously, she remained involved in routine working of Cultural Committee, Orientation Committee, Academics Committee, Sports Committee, Internal Assessment Committee and Admission Committee. Along with these assignments, she held the charge as SC/ST/OBC Observer for two years. She has guided seven M.Sc. students for Dissertations. She has also published three research papers in various reputed journals. She has accomplished refresher course from Jamia Millia Islamia University & orientation course from University of Delhi. She has also attended various National Seminars. She was also appointed as an expertise for the evaluation of Home Science Lab in the Government School (CBSE).

Dr.Amita Walia

Designation: Assistant Professor

Educational Qualifications:B.ED (HOME SCIENCE), ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY;M.SC (TEXTILES & CLOTHING), UNIVERSITY OF DELHI;PhD (TEXTILES & CLOTHING), UNIVERSITY OF DELHI;TRAINING PROGRAMME IN TEXTILE DESIGN FROM WEAVERS SERVICE CENTER, MINISTRY OF TEXTILES;SHORT TERM COURSE IN BASIC SKETCHING FOR FASHION DESIGN FROM NIFT, NEW DELHI;WORKSHOP IN PATTERN MAKING AND GRADING FROM NIFT, NEW DELHI

Experience:Ms. Amita Walia has about 15 years of teaching experience both in public and private sector. She has about 6 years of industrial experience as Freelance Textile Designer and has supervised/co-supervised 12 M.Sc. Dissertations. She has attended and presented papers in number of international and national conferences and seminars. She is a Technical Writer for Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) and Member, Selection Committee, Apparel Training Design Center (ATDC), Gurgoan. For two consecutive years she has been appointed as Resource person for “Excellence in merchandising” at Okhla Garment Textile Cluster. She has successfully coordinated couple of exhibitions to generate awareness about SILK MARK with Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.

Ms. Harshita Chaudhary

Designation: Assistant Professor (Adhoc)

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. FAS* (DU),Doctoral thesis submitted May 2015 (DU); Diploma in computer applications from DOECC

Ms. Shumaila Naaz

Designation: Assistant Professor (Adhoc)

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. FAS, DU Gold Medalist, B.Ed. (DU)

Ms. Akanksha Jain

Designation: Assistant Professor (Adhoc)

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc FAS (DU), B.Ed (CCS University)

Ms. Simran Kaur

Designation: Assistant Professor (Adhoc)

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. FAS (DU), B.Ed (DU)

Ms. Nupur Sonee

Designation: Assistant Professor (Adhoc)

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. T&C**, Gold Medalist(Banasthali University, Rajasthan), Pursuing Ph.D

*Fabric and Apparel Science

**Textiles and Clothing