Dr. Girishwar Misra

Grant Category: Fulbright-Nehru Visiting Lecturer
Field of Specialization: Psychology (Cultural Psychology)
Name: Dr. Girishwar Misra
Official Address and Designation: Professor
Department of Psychology
Arts Faculty Extension Building
University of Delhi
Delhi 110 007
Telephone (O): 91-11-27666285 Extn 34
E-mail: misragirishwar@gmail.com
Duration of Grant: Four months
Lecture Topics:

  • Socio-Cultural Approaches To Culture and Thought
  • Social Psychological Approaches to Culture and Thought
  • Culture and Processes of Enculturation
  • Culture, Social Class and Socialization
  • Moral Developments
  • Self Processes in Cultural Context
  • Culture and Attachment
  • Culture and Motivational Dynamics
  • Cultural Perspectives on Mental Health
  • Culture and School Achievement
  • Cultural Psychology: Conceptual Issues

Academic Background :
Ph.D. Psychology Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 1979
M.A. Psychology Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 1970
B.A Psychology, Sanskrit Lit., Ancient History Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 1968

Professional Background :
Professor University of Delhi, Delhi 1993-till date
Professor Bhopal University, Bhopal 1983-1993
Reader University of Allahabad, Allahabad 1978-1983
Lecturer Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 1970-1978
Dr. Girishwar Misra