S. Deepalakshmi

S. Deepalakshmi
S. Deepalakshmi

Assistant Professor
E - mail id: deepalas@srmist.edu.in
Area: English
Affiliation: Department of Career Development, Kattankulathur Campus, SRM Institute of Science and Technology


M.Phil.,  English Literature University of Madras, 2008
M.A,  English Literature University of Madras, 2007
B.A English Literature University of Madras, 2005

Other Details:


  • Verbal Aptitude, Soft Skills, Communication Skills, Personality Development, Career Advancement

Research Interests

  • Indian Writing in English

Selected Publications:

  • Objectivity to Subjectivity in Arun Joshi’s Novel : The Foreigner, UTKAL Historical Research Journal: Print Journal, ISSN 0976-2132,Volume XXXIV, June 2021.
  • Influence of Post Modern Themes in Arun Joshi’s Novels, JIJNASA: Print Journal, ISSN 0337-743-X, Volume XXXVIII, May 2021.
  • Classroom Strategies To Introduce Students to Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication in a Globalized World, PalArch's Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/ Egyptology: Online ISSN: 1567-214X , Volume 17(6), Nov. 2020 (Scopus indexed)
  • Journey for Searching Self In Arun Joshi’s Novel The Apprentice, AUT AUT Research Journal: Online ISSN : 0005-0601, Volume XI, Issue VII, July 2020.
  • Detachment and Involvement with Self : Study of Arun  Joshi’s Novel The Foreigner, Journal of Interdisciplinary Cycle Research: Online ISSN 0022-1945,   Vol. XII, Issue I, Jan. 2020 .U.G.C. Care Approved Group – II Journal (Scopus indexed)
  •  Leitmotifs and Influences in Arun Joshi’s Novels, Parishodh Journal, ISSN 23476648.Volume IX, Issue II, February 2020. UGC- CARE List – Group I.
  • Self-identity and Emptiness in Arun Joshi’s The Last Labyrinth, LANGUAGE IN INDIA International Journal, Volume 19, 12th December 2019, ISSN 1930-2940.
  • Idiosyncrasy in the Materialistic Society, Arun Joshi’s ‘The Strange Case of Billy Biswas’, New Academia: An International Journal of English Language, Literature and Literary Theory, Online ISSN 2347-2073: Vol.VIII, Issue I, Jan 2019. U.G.C. Journal No:44829
  • Sense Of Desolation In Arun Joshi’s Novel, The Apprentice, International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention (IJHSSI)ISSN (Online): 2319 – 7722, ISSN (Print): 2319 – 7714Volume 7 Issue 08, August. 2018.
  • E-Resources for English Class room: Technology to Develop Listening Skills, International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, ISSN:2321-7065, Volume 6, Issue 12, December 2018.
  • West Encounter and Alienation in Arun Joshi’s Novels, The English research express, The International Journal of English Language and Literature  ISSN: 2321-1164 (Online); 2347-2642 (Print), September issue, 2014 .

Papers Presented:

  • Presented a paper in Research Day -2021,  SRM Institute of Science and Technology (KTR) on 25-2-2021
  • Presented a paper in Two days International Conference on Business & Management Sciences organized by Department of Corporate Secretaryship and Accounting Finance, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (KTR) on 18-02-2021 & 19-02-2021.
  • National E-Conference on The Reflection of Society in Literature: Contemporary Currents “The Malady of Modern Man with Arun Joshi's Characters”, Maharashtra,India,15-10-2020.
  • Article titled as ‘Arunthathiroy’s Humanistic  Approach in  The God of Small Things’ published in “Voices in the Wilderness” , Volume II, 21 March, 2013. ISBN :9788190801560
  • Presented a paper in “21st Century Learners: Learning Styles and Strategies” organized by Department of English and Foreign Languages, SRM University, 18-20th  July2013.
  • Presented a Paper in National Level Seminar On Indian Literature in English (Novel, Short Story, and Drama)Organized by RESEARCH CENTRE IN ENGLISH , Virudhunagar Hindu Nadars’ Senthikumara Nadar College, (Autonomous) Virudhunagar, December 2012.
  • Presented a paper entitled ‘Teaching and Learning Strategies’, 5th International and 41st Annual Conference conducted by the English Language Teachers’ Association of India (ELTAI) from 5th to 7th of August 2010 organized by Anna Adharsh College for Women.
  • Presented a paper entitled ‘Presentation, Extension and Perfection – An Attempt to Improve Presentation Skills’, One day National Conference on ‘Nuances of English Language Teaching’ organized by Velammal Engineering college, Chennai on 7th May 2010.

Academic Experience:

  • College of Science and Humanities, SRM Institute of Science and Technology. Assistant Professor, 2018 to Present.
  • Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering, Mamandur.   Assistant Professor, 2012 to 2017
  • ARM College of Engineering and Technology, Maraimalainagar.  Lecturer, 2008 to 2012  

Workshops /Seminars/Conferences:

  • Participated in Online International FDP on Language and Literature: Tools to understand society and culture from 9th March to 12 th March 2020, organized by SRM Institute of Sciece and Technology, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai, Tamilnadu.
  • Participated in Online International FDP on Developing Soft Skills and Personality in Teaching from 18-22 March 2021, organized by Department of English St.John’s College of Arts and Science , Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu.
  • Attended an Online Certificate Course on Soft Skills from 27th July to 4th August 2020 , organized by Department of English, Pioneer Kumaraswamy College, Nagercoil, Tamilnadu
  • Participated in Online National Faculty Enrichment Programme from 13th May to !9th May 2020 organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai.
  • Participated in Online International FDP on “Contemporary ICT to facilitate Constructivist Learning of Digital Natives” from 22nd May to 28th May 2020; Organized by PG and Research Department of English, Auxilium College (Autonomous) , Vellore.

Certificate Course:

  • BECP (Business English Certificate Preliminary), University of Cambridge.
  • Online Course -Enhancing Soft Skills and Personality , IIT Kanpur.
  • International Certificate Course on “Test your Proficiency in English Language”, Dhruva Academy of Research International and Educational Institution.


  •   English Language Teachers' Association of India, 2020.