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Ms.ANNIE THOMAS

Assistant Professor

Specialisation: English

Room: 1st floor, SSTM

anniethomas@scmsgroup.org


Educational Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing Ph.D in English Literature at Bharathidasan University, Trichy
  • M.Phil in English from Bharathidasan University, Trichy in 2010
  • M.A in English from Stella Maris College, Chennai (University of Madras) in 2009
  • B.A in English from Mar Thoma College, Thiruvalla (M.G University, Kottayam) in 2007

Employment History

  • Joined SCMS School of Technology & Management as Lecturer of English on 10.01.2017
  • Assistant Professor of English at Bharat Mata College, Thrikkakara, Cochin from 1.06.2015 to 9.01.2017
  • Lecturer of English at St.Paul’s College, Kalamassery, Cochin from 1.07.2013 to 31.12.2014
  • English Trainer (Part-Time) at Pearl CA College, Thrikkakara, Cochin from 1.01.2014 to 30.11.2014
  • Lecturer of English at MES College, Marampally, Ernakulam from 1.06.2011 to 31.10.2011

Key Responsibilities Held

Responsibilities held at SCMS

  • Soft Skills Co-ordinator for the Department of Commerce
  • Conducted Social Outreach Programs for B.com and B.A students
  • Activity oriented training sessions
  • Mentoring
  • Motivated students for paper presentations and article publications
  • Designed a course curriculum for Soft Skills
  • Application of innovative teaching methods

Responsibilities held at previous institutions

  • In charge of Art and Literary clubs such as Music, Dance, Literary Writing and Public Speaking
  • Coordinator of cultural fests
  • Member of Placement Cell

Teaching Interests

  • Afro-American Literature, Indian Writing in English, Postcolonial theories, Translation Studies

Research Interests

  • Literary theory
  • Gender Studies

Publications

  • "Influence of Mother Tongue and it's impact on Spoken English of Malayali Speakers" published in International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts (UGC Approved Journal No. 49023(18) in February 2021 Volume 9, Issue 2 , ISSN 2320-2882.
  • “Mother as Nurturer and Destroyer: The Plight of the Black Mother in Toni Morrison’s Beloved” published in Literary Explorer in February 2017, ISSN 0973 0524
  • “From Bondage to Freedom: A Study of Benyamin’s Goat Days as a slave narrative” published in Jamal Academic Research Journal: an Interdisciplinary in February 2017, ISSN 0973- 0303
  • ‘A Foucauldian Reading of the Manifestation of Power in The Merchant of Venice and Macbeth’ published in the UGC-approved journal (J.No.48991) Roots- International Journal of Multidisciplinary Researches (Journal with Impact Factor3.487), Volume 4, Special Issue 6, February 2018, ISSN 2349-8684.

Paper Presentations

  • ‘Influence of mother tongue and its impact on Spoken English’ in the one day seminar (Dynamics of English Speech) organized by the Naipunnya Institute of Management and Information Technology, Koratty, Thrissur on 17th February 2017.
  • ‘Mother as Nurturer and Destroyer: The Plight of the Black Mother in Toni Morrison’s Beloved’ in the one day national seminar ('From Victim to Vindicating Survivor: the many voices of the Subaltern in Literature) organized by Bishop Heber College, Trichy on 22nd February 2017.
  • ‘From Bondage to Freedom: A Study of Benyamin’s Goat Days as a slave narrative’ in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar (South Asian Fiction: Strategies of Survival and Revival since 1995) organized by Jamal Mohamed College on 23rd February 2017.
  • ‘A Foucauldian Reading of the Manifestation of Power in The Merchant of Venice and Macbeth’in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar organized by Jamal Mohamed College, Trichy on 21st February 2018.

Conferences/seminars/workshops attended

  • Workshop on ‘Fine Tune Your English’ at C.M.S College, Kottayam on 11th October 2017

Special Achievements (if any)

  • Currently pursuing M.A (Women’s Studies) from Madurai Kamaraj School of Distance Education
  • Designed a course curriculum titled ‘A Handbook of Soft Skills for Undergraduates’