Ph.D Holders At JPIP( faculty and students at research center) since the inception

Sr. No.TitleNames of the ResearchersGuidesYear Ph. D. AwardedCentre Of Research
1An Experimental study of process of leadership among secondary school childrenDr. V.V.PendseProf. V.K.Kothurkar1961Dept of Psychology, SPPU
2A study of Achievement Motivation among the young Adolescent Boys in Pune cityDr. V.S.TamhankarProf. V.K.Kothurkar1967Dept of Psychology, SPPU
3Creativity in relation to Intelligence and Personality FactorDr. Usha KhireProf. V.K.Kothurkar1970Dept of Psychology, SPPU
4An Experimental study of some methods of Training in CreativityDr. Ashok NirpharakeProf. V.K.Kothurkar1977Dept of Psychology, SPPU
5An Experimental Analytical study of the acquisition of Reading SkillDr. Swarnalata BhishikarProf. V.K.Kothurkar1979Dept of Psychology, SPPU
6Identifying the ability of decision-making in social situations among young adolescentsDr. Bala KulkarniProf. Usha Khire1987Dept of Psychology, SPPU
7Storytelling: A way for Developing child’s personalityDr. Anil GodboleProf. Usha Khire1988JPSS
8Preparation of an integrated programme of training in scientific creativity and experimental study of its effects on students of 9th gradeDr. Nalini GujarathiProf. V.B. Mehta1992SNDT
9Development of Behavioral Intelligence (Social Intelligence) among the gifted students through trainingDr. Manasee RajhansProf. Usha Khire1992JPSS
10A comparative study of thinking process of rural and urban women with special emphasis on creative thinkingDr. Vanita PatwardhanProf. D.Y. Purankar1994SNDT
11A comparative study of the effects of training in creative thinking on the socially advantaged and the disadvantaged childrenDr. Mandakini NagarkarProf. Ashok Nirpharake1996JPSS
12Development of ‘Group Achievement Motivation’ in a sport teamDr. Jyoti KanitkarProf. Ashok Nirpharake1996JPSS
13Effects of tones & phonetics on the higher functions of the BrainDr. Anita PatilProf. UshaKhire, Prof. P.S. Damle1997JPSS
14Training in Social AwarenessDr. Anagha LavalekarProf. Usha Khire1998JPSS
15Follow-up study of the intellectually gifted persons nurtured in an enriched educational programDr. Sujala WatveProf. Ashok Nirpharake2001JPSS
16A comparison of performance on Indian Child Intelligence Test (ICIT) of children with mental retardation and learning difficultiesDr. Analpa ParanjpeDr.Usha Khire2003JPSS
17A critical analysis of the psychometric properties of a computerized test batteryDr. Meenakshi GokhaleProf. Usha Khire2004JPSS
18Effect of Parenting skills on Mental Abilities of childrenDr. Devasena DesaiProf. Usha Khire, Prof. Rene A. Hoksbergen2005JPSS
19A Study of the Relationship between Morale, Affiliation Motive and Perceived Challenges of the Indian ArmyDr. Rajashree NighojkarProf. UshaKhire, Prof. GautamSen2010JPSS
20A Correlational Study of Certain Abilities, Behavioral and Emotional Problems of Children with Learning DifficultiesDr. Manasee DeshmukhProf. Vanita Patwardhan2011JPSS
21A Study of Patterns of Development of Gifted as Related to School ClimateDr. Sucharita GadreProf. Vanita Patwardhan2011JPSS
22Developing and evaluating a remedial program for writing difficulty in childrenDr. Ashwini GijareProf. Vanita Patwardhan2013Dept of Psychology, SPPU
23Study of adolescent stress in relation to grade, gender and perceived school and home environmentDr. Monika DasProf. Vanita Patwardhan2013Dept of Psychology, SPPU
24Developing Psychological Wellbeing Facilitation Program and Testing its Efficacy for 8th Std. GirlsDr. Pradnya KulkarniDr. Vanita Patwardhan2016JPSS
25Stress and Team Behaviour in Relation to Employee Satisfaction in Employees of Public and Private SectorsDr.Samita SamaiyaDr. Vanita Patwardhan2015JPSS
26Personality Factors, Marital Satisfaction and Perceived Level of Career Success in Late Married and Early Married IndividualsDr. Rajashree KapureDr. Anagha Lavalekar2016Dept of Psychology, SPPU
27A Study of Relationship between Parenting and Communication Styles of Parents and the Personality of the Adolescents with Perceived Parenting Style as Mediating VariableDr. Kshipra MogheDr. Anagha Lavalekar2016Dept of Psychology, SPPU
28To study the the effect of gratitude intervention on dispositional gratitude , authenticity, and emotional intelligence for youth between 17-19Dr. Shilpa SalveDr. Anagha Lavalekar2021JPSS
29Study of Psychological Wellbeing of Intellectually Above Average College students in relation to Family Environment and Classroom EnvironmentDr. Dhanashree SovaniDr. Anagha Lavalekar2022JPSS
30Comparative Effects of Shavasana and the Supine Meditation on Bio-Phase Angle, Resting Metabolic Rate and Emotional Intelligence, in Students of a Yoga CollegeDr. Ranjitsing BhogalDr. Anagha Lavalekar2022JPSS
31Impact of Psychological Capital (Psy Cap) and Satisfaction with life on Job Satisfaction and Employee Engagement LegeDr. Keerti GohelDr. Analpa Vaidya2022JPSS

Ongoing Ph.D. Studies

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1 Resilience, Emotional Competence and Internal Locus of Control in Goan Adolescents of Alcoholic and Non-alcoholic Parents Maria Fatima Gomes Dr. Anagha Lavalekar JPSS
2 Effects of yoga on psychological well-being in retired men Mr. Sonyabapu Borotikar Dr. Anagha Lavalekar Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, SPPU
3 Effects of Learning Coding on Logical Reasoning, Symbolic Ability and Creativity in Middle School Students Soniya Afzal Virani Dr. Anagha Lavalekar JPSS
4 Effect of Perma-H + intervention on Psychological Capital, Leadership Competency and Work Quality Assurance Competency among corporate Employees Anaya Amit Nisal Dr. Anagha Lavalekar JPSS
5 Marital Satisfaction, Psychological Wellbeing,and Quality of life among Permanent and Contractual Industrial Personnel Sangita Madhukar Deokar Dr. Ajit Chandanshive JPSS
6 Impact of Cognitive Enhancement Training on Neurocognitive Function, Social Cognitive Abilities and Academic Skills among Children with “Specific Learning Disability” Anita Vinod Chitre Dr. Ajit Chandanshive JPSS
7 Flourishing of High Ability Youth in relation to Difficulties in Emotion Regulation, Self-Esteem, and Prosocial Behavior Isha Sanjay Kanhere Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
8 A Comparative study of Team and Individual Sports Persons on Anxiety, Self-efficacy and Athlete Motivation Rashmi Rajendra Kadam Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
9 Self -Esteem , Emotional Intelligence and Optimism across Sportspersons and Non- Sportspersons Brito Costa Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
10 Marital Communication, Co-parenting Behaviour and Working Status of Mothers as Predictors of Marital Satisfaction of Couples Pritam  Alok Abhang Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
11 Gratitude Intervention on Mental Health, Social Self-efficacy in adolescents who have lost parents in Covid-19 Pandemic Rupali Gulab Nawale Dr. Alpana Vaidya JPSS
12 Effect of Smartphone Addiction and Nomophobia on Aggression and Coping among Adolescents Vrushali Santosh Pandit Dr. Santosh Walke JPSS
13 Effect of Psychological Well-Being and Emotional intelligence on Aggression, Anxiety and Depression between adolescents and Young Adults Sagar Ramchandra Karande Dr. Santosh Walke JPSS
14 Parental Self-Efficacy, Attitude, Social Support and Psychological Well-Being among Mothers of Children with Disability Amita Mahesh Kendurkar Dr. Santosh Walke JPSS
15 The Differential Effects of Classical Hatha Yoga on Self-concept, Body Esteem and Emotional Intelligence among Indian Classical dancers and non-dancer adolescents Aishwarya Sanjay Joshi Dr. Jaya Rajagopalan JPSS
16 A Study Of The Differential Effect Of Psychoeducation On Perceived Stress Of Patients With Obsessive Compulsive Disorder With Internal And External Locus Of Control Priyanka Apurva Lele Dr. Jaya Rajagopalan JPSS