Dr Sujeet Pratap
Post Doctoral

Designation:

Post Doctoral Fellow

Specialization:

Psychology

Email:

sujeet.pratap@thapar.edu

Designation and Subjects Taught

  • DST-CSRI Post Doctoral Fellow(from May 2017)
  • Lecturer (Contractual) (from July 25, 2016 to April 30 2017)

Subjects taught –

  • Humanities for Engineers (UG),
  • History and Systems of Psychology (PG),
  • Personality (PG).

Research Projects

  • Post Doctoral Project on the topic - Effects of affective arousal, positive affect and negative affect on vigilance task performance(2017-2019)(20.24 Lac.)
  • Project fellow in UGC sponsored SAP in Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasiproject (from January 05, 2012 to March 31, 2016).
  • Research assistant in an Internationally funded research project entitled – ‘Malleability of self versus the world and its impact on youth’s control, orientation and well-being’ in Department of Psychology, Vasant KanyaMahavidyalaya, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi(July 22, 2011 to Dec. 10, 2011).

Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies

Life membership (LM: 390, since 2012)) of Somatic Inkblot Society

Publications and other Research Outputs

SCI

NIL

Non-SCI

  1. Asthana, H. S., Ranjan, J. K., &Pratap, S.(2017). Asymmetry in the judgment of facial attributes in neutral left and right hemifaces. Psychology & Psychological Research International Journal 2(1), Medwin Publishers, New Delhi.
  2. Raj, S., Ghosh, D. &Pratap, S.(2016). Efficiency of psychoautopsy in suicide: A critical review. Psychological issues and intervention in health and Well being, Eds. Naved Iqbal &SheemaAleem, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, (Book chapter).March, I, pp.- 229-34, ISSN : 9789385777332.
  3. Pratap, S.,Singh, I. L. & Singh, T. (2015). Negative valence inhibits reaction time during visual vigilance task.Indian Journal of Human Relations, Vol. 47-48, December, pp.- 37-46, ISSN : 0974-1089.
  4. Pratap, S.,Singh, I. L. & Singh, T. (2015). Distinctive influences of affective valence on vigilance task performance. Recent Advances in Psychology, 1, December, pp.- 136-146, ISSN : 2395-5465.
  5. Saxena, P., Pandey, T., Dubey, A., Pandey, R. &Pratap, S. (2012). Differential affective profile of patients with diabetes and coronary artery disease. Journal of Projective Psychology & Mental Health, 19(2), pp.- 137-149, ISSN : 0971-6610.

Awards and Honours

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship from Department of Science and Technology, Cognitive Science Research Initiative, New Delhi.
  • Young Scientist Award, Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata,2016. Paper presented at 103rd Indian Science Congress, University of Mysore, Mysore, January 03-07, 2016.
  • Certificate of Appreciation from SAP DRS I Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 2016.
  • Best Paper Award, 4th International Conference on Recent Advances in Cognition and Health Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, February 06-08, 2016.
  • Best Paper Award, 3rd International Conference on Recent Advances in Cognition and Health Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, December 19-21, 2014.
  • Best Paper Award, 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Cognition and Health, Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, January 23-25, 2014.
  • Best Paper Award, International Conference on Recent Advances in Cognition and Health, Department of Psychology , Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, January 23-24, 2012.
  • Awarded first position in inter-college essay competition at RajarshiTandonMahilaMahavidyalaya, Allahabad, 2005.
  • Awarded first position in essay competition at Ewing Christian College, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, 2005.

Description of Research Interests

I have been interested in understanding the interactions of emotion and cognition, particularly influences of different components of affect on sustained performances.