Composition of Research & Advisory Committee (RAC) for SCALSAR, Pune

Sr. No. Composition Chairperson/Members Names
1 Director/ Deputy Director Chairperson Dr. Shashikala Gurpur Fulbright Scholar Director, SCALSAR, Pune.
2 One/ two Professors/Associate Professors Members Dr. K. Parameswaran Professor, SCALSAR, Pune.
Dr. Bindu Ronald Professor, SCALSAR, Pune.
Dr Surya Rashmi Rawat Asso. Prof., SCALSAR, Pune.
Dr. Rupal Rautdesai, Asso. Prof., SCALSAR, Pune.
3 Two/ Three subject experts to be nominated by the Director of the constituent Department of the University Members Dr. Durgambini Patel, Professor, Savitribai Phule Pune University.
Dr. S. C. Raina, Professor, Campus Law Centre, Delhi University.
Prof. Dr. Gurjeet Singh Dean, Faculty of Law, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
4 Assistant Professor Member Secretary Dr. Atmaram Shelke Assistant Professor, SCALSAR, Pune.

The Role and Responsibility of RAC of the Constituent/ Department of the University shall be as under:

  1. To suggest topic/ area for project/ dissertation/ case study.
  2. To review and approve field studies/ research projects/ research publications/ dissertations submitted by the degree students and faculty members.
  3. To offer guidance for research projects/ research publications to students and faculty members.
  4. To advise/ forward research projects/ dissertations that may require approval of Independent Ethics Committee of Symbiosis International University (SIU).
  5. Any other activity which the RAC may feel appropriate.


Dr. Shashikala Gurpur Fulbright Scholar
Director, SCALSAR, Pune
Dean, Faculty of Law, SIU.

Date: 9th April 2015