Dr. Sharad Rathore

Department of History, The IIS University.
Office Phone Number: 
2400160, 2400161
Educational Qualifications: 
Degree Institution Year
Ph.D. University of Rajasthan, Jaipur 1994
M.Phil. / M.Tech.    
PG Kota Open University, Kota 1988
UG University  Maharani’s College, Jaipur 1986
Any other qualification Advanced Diploma in French, International College for Girls, Jaipur 2006


Career Profile: 

Professor , The IIS University,Jaipur Associate Professor Lecturer International College for Girls, Jaipur since July 1995 . Shri Satya Sai College for Women, Jaipur , November, 1994 - March, 1995.

Administrative Assignments: 

Programme Officer of NSS Unit I of the college since 1996. Coordinator of Extension Activities, Coordinator of Excursion/Study tour Committee, Coordinator of Intercollegiate Competitions Member-Anti-Ragging Member of Planning and Monitoring Board of the IIS University Chief Protocol Officer of the IIS University Head of the Department of History Coordinator, Foundations in General Studies

Areas of Interest / Specialization: 

History and Culture of Rajasthan Youth work and Community Development Soft Skills and Gender Studies.

Subjects Taught: 

History- History of Ancient India History of Medieval India History of Indian Culture and Civilization Heritage of India History of Rajasthan History of Modern India Heritage Tourism in India Heritage Tourism in Rajasthan Foundations in General studies Extra mural teaching: Counsellor ,Indira Gandhi National Open University : Part time Counsellor, Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University, Kota

Research Guidance: 
  1. Supervision of Doctoral Thesis, under progress  - 01
  2. Supervision of PG thesis- 5 Students of MA(Final) History 2010 -12


Publications Profile: 

1. Books/Monographs (Authored/Edited)- Book Authored-Royalty in Transition-The Changing Face of the Rajput Women ; Rupa & Co. New Delhi, 2010 2. Research papers published in the proceedings of Conferences/Seminar other than Refereed/Peer Reviewed Conferences-2 3. Participation as Paper/Poster Presenter- 10 a) Niccolao Manucci: Perceptions of a European Traveler of Seventeenth Century Destinations of India, a paper presented in the 1st National Conference on Tourism, Culture and Travel Literature organized by Foundation for Art Culture Environment and Tourism, Ajmer, supported by Department of Tourism, Govt of Rajasthan & co-hosted by Centre for Tourism and Heritage Research, Dayanand College, Ajmer, on 27-28th Sept 2011 b) The role of Rajput women in Medieval Times, a paper presented in UGC Sponsored National seminar on “New Directions in Litrary Studies” on 29-30 January 2010 at the International College for Girls, Jaipur c) Rajput women and Religion, a paper presented in the 6th International Conference on rajasthan entitled “ Perspectives on Rajasthan” on 2-3 January,2010 organised by Institute of Rajasthan Studies, Jaipur. d) “Globalisation and the Emerging Challnges in Higher Education”, a paper presented in the NAAC Sponsored National Conference on Quality management in Higher Education on 16-17 March, 2009. e) “ Human Rights , Gender and Media” a paper presented in UGC Sponsored State Level Conference on Human rights and Media on 10-11 0ctober, 2008. f) "Women and Empowerment", a paper presented in the National Seminar of Human Rights and Women in February 2000, at Bhawani Niketan College, Jaipur. g) Leisure and Women of the Royal Families of Rajasthan". a paper presented in the World Congress of W.L.R.A. in December, 1993. h) "Pabuji and his Par", a paper presented in the seminar of The Cultural Heritage of Rajasthan, in March, 1994 organised by Centre for Rajasthan Studies, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. 4. Other publications (Edited works, Book reviews, Festschrift volumes, etc.) Origin of the Rajputs -A Chapter/article published in ‘History And Culture of Rajasthan’, Edited by Dr. Shyam Singh Ratnawat and Dr. K G Sharma, Published by Centre for Rajasthan Studies, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, 2004

Consultancy Experience: 

Subject Expert on Child Marriage in Rajya Sabha TV in Programme entitiled Goshti on 19th January 2013

Historian and Subject Expert for BBC India Discovery Kids Programme, 'Mystery Hunters' in June 2012

Radio Councelling as subject expert in History for IGNOU on Gyan Vani on different aspects of Indian Culture 2010 onwards

Awards and Distinctions: 

• Best Teacher Award, 1997 • Best NSS Programme Officer of the State Award,2002 • Citation and a Plaque of Honour on the completion of a decade of ICG in 2005

Association With Professional Bodies: 

State Advisory Committee of NSS constituted by the Commissionerate of College Education, (Government of Rajasthan) , Jaipur Planning and Monitoring Board of the IIS University, Jaipur Convenor of the Board of Studies of the Department of History Rotary Club of Jaipur Marugandha Chief Protocol Officer of The IIS University Head, Department of History, The IIS University