DEPARTMENT AND CENTRE FOR WOMEN’S STUDIES


                    Mother Teresa Women’s University is a State University of Tamilnadu, which was established in the year 1984 by the enactment of Tamilnadu Act 15. It bears the name Laureate and the global servant and the humanitarian Mother Teresa . Mother Teresa Women’s University aims to extend its service to women students of all communities. The Department and Centre for Women’s Studies works to empower women through various capacity building measures including Feminist theory building, inculcating gender sensitivity on Women’s Studies perspectives, Gender Literacy, Gender Education and Enhancement, Communication and Leadership skill etc., to bring Social, Economic, Political and Cultural  Empowerment and  Gender Equality. ‘Women’s Studies’ as a discipline of academia, helps to transform other disciplines by integrating feminist perspectives. The various activities of the scholars and activists in the Department and Centre for Women’s Studies  paves way to bring out more visible research and policy debates which would be raised by women from dalit, tribal, labouring, sexual and other minority communities including religion. The Centre for Women’s Studies plays a vital role to bring out change in the society understanding more about women and highlighting participation of women in the formulation of policy in establishing a just and secular society in India.

The Department and Centre for Women’s Studies

VISION

MISSION

OBJECTIVES

To  provide access to  vital services to the  Tribal and marginalized Women of particular areas

ACTIVITITES OF THE CENTRE


Teaching

Teaching Strategies

Major Thrust Areas

Extension Activities

Training Programmes

Awareness programme

Field Research

Conferences / Workshops / Seminars

Publications

 TEACHING STAFF DETAILS

Name

Qualification

Specialisation

Dr.S.P.Denisia

Professor & Director

M.A (Eng), M.Ed, M.Phil (Edn), Ph.D (Edn)
M.Sc (Psy), M.Sc (G&C), M.A (Soc), M.A (Pub Adm), M.A. (WS)

Education, Technology, Sociology & Psychology

Women’s Studies

             

 

Dr.S.Meena Priyadharshini

Assistant Professor

M.A.,M.Phil., Ph.D

English Literature, Feminism, Feminist Theories, ELT & Communicative English

               

Mrs.N.Uma maheswari

Assistant Professor

M.A.,M.Phil.,(Ph.D)

Social Work,

NGO management,

Research Methodology,

 Women and Media

Mrs.V.Punithavathi

Project Associate

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,(Ph.D)

Home Science,

Nutrition and Extension

 

NON - TEACHING STAFF DETAILS

NAME

Designation

Qualification

K.Karthi

Data Entry Operator

MCA

Mrs.Beena

Office Assistant

B.A

Mrs.A.Amutha

Attender

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Contact us         :                Dr.S.P.Denisia,   Professor & Director
                              
Postal Address   :              Mother Teresa Women's University Research and Extension Centre

Department & Centre for Women's Studies

Plot No: B3, SIPCOT- Nilakottai Industrial complex,

Madurai to Dindigul -NH -7, Nilakottai Taluk, Pallapatty, Dindigul District

Phone                 :         9442753606

Email                       :    deni_english@yahoo.co.in

Dept. Mail             :      dcws.mtwu@gmail.com