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

Sr. No. Title Names of the Researchers Guides Year Ph. D. Awarded Centre Of Research
1 An Experimental study of process of leadership among secondary school children Dr. V.V.Pendse Prof. V.K.Kothurkar 1961 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
2 A study of Achievement Motivation among the young Adolescent Boys in Pune city Dr. V.S.Tamhankar Prof. V.K.Kothurkar 1967 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
3 Creativity in relation to Intelligence and Personality Factor Dr. Usha Khire Prof. V.K.Kothurkar 1970 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
4 An Experimental study of some methods of Training in Creativity Dr. Ashok Nirpharake Prof. V.K.Kothurkar 1977 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
5 An Experimental Analytical study of the acquisition of Reading Skill Dr. Swarnalata Bhishikar Prof. V.K.Kothurkar 1979 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
6 Identifying the ability of decision-making in social situations among young adolescents Dr. Bala Kulkarni Prof. Usha Khire 1987 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
7 Storytelling: A way for Developing child’s personality Dr. Anil Godbole Prof. Usha Khire 1988 JPSS
8 Preparation of an integrated programme of training in scientific creativity and experimental study of its effects on students of 9th grade Dr. Nalini Gujarathi Prof. V.B. Mehta 1992 SNDT
9 Development of Behavioral Intelligence (Social Intelligence) among the gifted students through training Dr. Manasee Rajhans Prof. Usha Khire 1992 JPSS
10 A comparative study of thinking process of rural and urban women with special emphasis on creative thinking Dr. Vanita Patwardhan Prof. D.Y. Purankar 1994 SNDT
11 A comparative study of the effects of training in creative thinking on the socially advantaged and the disadvantaged children Dr. Mandakini Nagarkar Prof. Ashok Nirpharake 1996 JPSS
12 Development of ‘Group Achievement Motivation’ in a sport team Dr. Jyoti Kanitkar Prof. Ashok Nirpharake 1996 JPSS
13 Effects of tones & phonetics on the higher functions of the Brain Dr. Anita Patil Prof. UshaKhire, Prof. P.S. Damle 1997 JPSS
14 Training in Social Awareness Dr. Anagha Lavalekar Prof. Usha Khire 1998 JPSS
15 Follow-up study of the intellectually gifted persons nurtured in an enriched educational program Dr. Sujala Watve Prof. Ashok Nirpharake 2001 JPSS
16 A comparison of performance on Indian Child Intelligence Test (ICIT) of children with mental retardation and learning difficulties Dr. Analpa Paranjpe Dr.Usha Khire 2003 JPSS
17 A critical analysis of the psychometric properties of a computerized test battery Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale Prof. Usha Khire 2004 JPSS
18 Effect of Parenting skills on Mental Abilities of children Dr. Devasena Desai Prof. Usha Khire, Prof. Rene A. Hoksbergen 2005 JPSS
19 A Study of the Relationship between Morale, Affiliation Motive and Perceived Challenges of the Indian Army Dr. Rajashree Nighojkar Prof. UshaKhire, Prof. GautamSen 2010 JPSS
20 A Correlational Study of Certain Abilities, Behavioral and Emotional Problems of Children with Learning Difficulties Dr. Manasee Deshmukh Prof. Vanita Patwardhan 2011 JPSS
21 A Study of Patterns of Development of Gifted as Related to School Climate Dr. Sucharita Gadre Prof. Vanita Patwardhan 2011 JPSS
22 Developing and evaluating a remedial program for writing difficulty in children Dr. Ashwini Gijare Prof. Vanita Patwardhan 2013 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
23 Study of adolescent stress in relation to grade, gender and perceived school and home environment Dr. Monika Das Prof. Vanita Patwardhan 2013 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
24 Developing Psychological Wellbeing Facilitation Program and Testing its Efficacy for 8th Std. Girls Dr. Pradnya Kulkarni Dr. Vanita Patwardhan 2016 JPSS
25 Stress and Team Behaviour in Relation to Employee Satisfaction in Employees of Public and Private Sectors Dr.Samita Samaiya Dr. Vanita Patwardhan 2015 JPSS
26 Personality Factors, Marital Satisfaction and Perceived Level of Career Success in Late Married and Early Married Individuals Dr. Rajashree Kapure Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2016 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
27 A Study of Relationship between Parenting and Communication Styles of Parents and the Personality of the Adolescents with Perceived Parenting Style as Mediating Variable Dr. Kshipra Moghe Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2016 Dept of Psychology, SPPU
28 To study the the effect of gratitude intervention on dispositional gratitude , authenticity, and emotional intelligence for youth between 17-19 Dr. Shilpa Salve Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2021 JPSS
29 Study of Psychological Wellbeing of Intellectually Above Average College students in relation to Family Environment and Classroom Environment Dr. Dhanashree Sovani Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2022 JPSS
30 Comparative Effects of Shavasana and the Supine Meditation on Bio-Phase Angle, Resting Metabolic Rate and Emotional Intelligence, in Students of a Yoga College Dr. Ranjitsing Bhogal Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2022 JPSS
31 Impact of Psychological Capital (Psy Cap) and Satisfaction with life on Job Satisfaction and Employee Engagement Lege Dr. Keerti Gohel Dr. Analpa Vaidya 2022 JPSS
32 Effects of yoga on psychological well-being in retired men Mr. Sonyabapu Borotikar Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2023 Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences, SPPU
33 Resilience, Emotional Competence and Internal Locus of Control in Goan Adolescents of Alcoholic and Non-alcoholic Parents Maria Fatima Gomes Dr. Anagha Lavalekar 2024 JPSS

Ongoing Ph.D. Studies

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Name of the Researcher


Centre Of Research

1 Effects of Learning Coding on Logical Reasoning, Symbolic Ability and Creativity in Middle School Students Soniya Afzal Virani Dr. Anagha Lavalekar JPSS
2 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
3 Marital Satisfaction, Psychological Wellbeing,and Quality of life among Permanent and Contractual Industrial Personnel Sangita Madhukar Deokar Dr. Ajit Chandanshive JPSS
4 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
5 Flourishing of High Ability Youth in relation to Difficulties in Emotion Regulation, Self-Esteem, and Prosocial Behavior Isha Sanjay Kanhere Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
6 A Comparative study of Team and Individual Sports Persons on Anxiety, Self-efficacy and Athlete Motivation Rashmi Rajendra Kadam Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
7 Self -Esteem , Emotional Intelligence and Optimism across Sportspersons and Non- Sportspersons Brito Costa Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
8 Marital Communication, Co-parenting Behaviour and Working Status of Mothers as Predictors of Marital Satisfaction of Couples Pritam  Alok Abhang Dr. Meenakshi Gokhale JPSS
9 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
10 Effect of Smartphone Addiction and Nomophobia on Aggression and Coping among Adolescents Vrushali Santosh Pandit Dr. Santosh Walke JPSS
11 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
12 Parental Self-Efficacy, Attitude, Social Support and Psychological Well-Being among Mothers of Children with Disability Amita Mahesh Kendurkar Dr. Santosh Walke JPSS
13 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
14 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
15 Study of Coping, Altrusim and Emotional Intelligence among youth engaged in Volunteerism and not engaged in Volunteerism Dipali Raju Raut Dr. Chandanshive Ajit Baburao JPSS
16 The impact of dialectical behavior therapy skills training on emotion dysregulation, depression and anxiety among individuals with dating issues Nehal Milind Pimpalkahre Dr. Chandanshive Ajit Baburao JPSS
17 Prevalence of Death Anxiety, Coping Strategies and Life Satisfaction among Senior Citizens Residing in Old Age Homes and in Family Set Up Shravni Sameer Limaye Dr. Chandanshive Ajit Baburao JPSS
18 Impact Of Atal Tinkering Lab Participation On Cognitive Abilities And Scientific Interest In High School Students Ankita Kudtarkar Dr. Anagha Laxmiprasad Lavalekar JPSS
19 A Comparative Study of Woman Entrepreneur and Non-Entrepreneurs in relation to Psychological well-being, Resilience and Communication Skills Prerana Karulkar Dr. Anagha Laxmiprasad Lavalekar JPSS
20 Comparative study of Personality, Anxiety and Body Image Satisfaction between women with and without PCOS Arushi Shrirang Deodhar Dr. Santosh Bhaginath Walke JPSS
21 Subjective well-being, Self-efficacy and Emotional Competence Between Adolescents of working mothers and home maker mothers Sheetal Deepak Salvi Dr. Chandanshive Ajit Baburao JPSS