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Dr Sujata Chavan

Assistant Professor , Mumbai campus

Advanced Centre for Women's Studies , School of Development Studies
Qualification

B.Sc. (Audiology and Speech therapy),
MA MSW (Medical and Psychiatric Social Work - TISS),
Ph.D. (Law) (Mumbai University),
PG.Dip. Human Rights (Indian Institute of Human Rights, New Delhi),
Diploma in Naturopathy (Nature Cure Institute, Nashik)

She did her graduation in Audiology and speech therapy from Mumbai University. Post graduation in medical and psychiatric social work from Tiss. Postgraduate certificate in Human rights from New Delhi. Doctorate in law discipline from Mumbai university. She worked as speech therapist and social worker in various public hospitals at Mumbai during 1983 to 1989. Then joined judiciary department at Family court since its establishment in 1989. She continued there till 2013. Then joined Tiss in present position.

She has prepared informative booklets on issues of treatment to cancer patients, role of medical social worker at hospital set up, Family court act provisions and procedures, role of marriage counsellor at family court, manual for marriage counsellors, parenting in case of marriage breakdown. Books in marathi and in english are published. Short research studies were conducted at hospitals, court and at Tiss. Some papers are published in national and international journals. The main area of her interest is gender and  law and justice and issues of children in crisis situations.

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Email: sujata.chavan[at]tiss[dot]edu