Mr. Anish K Joseph

Assistant Professor

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Full Name:
Anish K Joseph
Assistant Professor
Mobile Number:
+91 9846702410
Educational Qualifications:
MA, M Phil, DJ, DCA
Awards and Achievements:
  • Won the State Award for the Best Programme Officer during 2020 - 2021. (Awarding body: State NSS Cell, Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala)
  • Mahatma Gandhi University’s “The Best NSS Programme Officer Award” for the year 2020-2021
  • Mahatma Gandhi University’s “The Best NSS Programme Officer Award” for the year 2019-2020 (Awarding body: NSS Cell, MG University)
  • Appointed as Member, Advisory Committee of National Service Scheme, MG University for two years with effect from 06.11.2020
  • Nominated as the District Coordinator of Kottayam district of National Service Scheme, Mahatma Gandhi University with effect from 09.11.2020
Area of Specialization:
Disability Studies and English Language Teaching
Papers Presented:
  1. "Dyslexia and Caregiving: A Critical Disability Studies Reading of Select Mother Narratives", Disability and the Everyday: Interdisciplinary Perspectives. International Conference. Organised by Central University of Rajasthan in collaboration with the Indian Disability Studies Collective from 8-10 February 2023.
Papers Published:
  1. "Striding over Pain, Guilt, and Death: Reading the Principles of Logotherapy in P Raja's Select Short Stories". Critical Spectrum: The Short Stories of P Raja, edited by P V Laxmiprasad, Authorspress, 2018, pp. 153-160.
  2. “The Tossing Waves or the Life-giving Waters: A Study of Biblical Sea References”. The Investigator. Vol. II, no. 4, Dec 2016.
  3. "Memory, Self and Identity: A Comparative Study of Select Poems of A K Ramanujan and Meena Alexander". Critical Essays on India English Poets, edited by A Joseph Dorairaj and Hema Raghavan, Wordsworth India, 2015, pp. 52-59.
  1. 1st Online Short term Course on Research Paper Writing 24.05.2021 to 30.05.2021, UGC-HRDC, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
  2. 77th Online Short term Course on E-Content Development 09.07.2020 to 15.07.2020, UGC-HRDC, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
  3. UGC Sponsored Online Refresher Course in English from 12.01.2021 to 25.01.2021, UGC-HRDC, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
  4. Refresher Course in Indian Languages and Literatures from 31 Dec 2018 to 19 Jan 2019, UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, Kannur University
  5. 113th Orientation Programme from 23 Nov 2017 to 20 Dec 2017, UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, University of Mysore
Webinars Organised
  • National Webinar on Disabled Bodies and Embedded Self at St Berchmans College, Changanacherry on 28-29 July 2020
  • International Webinar Series on Stories, Storytellings, Methods: Currents in Vogue in Literature and Culture at St Berchmans College, Changanacherry on 03 Sept – 10 Oct 2020
School Organised
  • The Berchmans Autumn School of Critical Theory 2020 in collaboration with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David Lampeter, the United Kingdom, from 27 Oct 2020 to 8 Dec 2020.
  • Coedited S3 BCom - Common Course English text book of short stories and one-act plays.
  • Coedited S3 BA/BSc - Common Course English textbook of Writing Skills (Dr. Raju Sebastian, Mr. Anish K Joseph, and Mr Nithin Varghese)
  1. The Indian Disability Studies Collective, New Delhi
  2. Forum on Contemporary Theory (FCT), Baroda
  1. Member, Executive Committee, St Vincent de Paul Society (2015-2023)
  2. Programme Officer, National Service Scheme (2018 - 2021)
  3. Project Coordinator, Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (2019-2021)
  4. Department Coordinator, IQAC (2017-18 and 2018-19)
  5. Member, Team of Master Trainers, 21-day Residential Training in Communicative English and Basic IT Skills at St Berchmans College as part of the Training Partner Scheme 2014, 2015 and 2017 of Additional Skill Acquisition Programme (ASAP), Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala.
  6. President, English Literary Association (2015- 2017)
Current Positions:
  1. Coordinator, Placement Assistance Cell (PAC), St Berchmans College (Since 2021)
  2. Joint Director, Catholic Students Movement (CSM), St Berchmans College (Since 2021)
  3. Department Joint Coordinator, IQAC (2023 onwards)