Tolani College of Arts and Science, Adipur (NAAC A-GRADE)

(Affiliated to KSKV Kachchh University, Bhuj)
(Managed by Gandhidham Collegiate Board)

Profile Details Dr. Shashikala J. Maheshwari

Dr. Shashikala J. Maheshwari joined Tolani College of Arts and Science in 1990. Prior to that, she was working with ASPEE College of Home Science from 1988-1990. She has 24 years of teaching experience at the UG level and 06 years at PG level. She completed her post-graduation from Department of Home Science, S.P. University and PhD from Saurashtra University in 2005 in Foods & Nutrition.

A fond lover of Art & Craft, she is a voracious reader and cooking is one of her favourite hobbies.


Full Name Dr. Shashikala J. Maheshwari
Date & Place of Birth 13.05.1964, Morbi(Gujarat)
Academic Qualification MSc., PhD.(Home Science)
Department Home Science
Designation Professor
Date of Appointment 11.11.1990
Publication (Research Papers and books)
Sr. No  Title Journal Publisher Year
1. A study of nutritional status and ill health among salt workers Shodh Samiksha Jaipur Publication 2007
2. Bharat me vibin bimariyo, parivar kalian karykarmo ke prati janta ki udasinta Shodh Samiksha Jaipur Publication 2007
Paper Presentations in Seminars, Conferences etc.
Sr. No. Name of Seminar/ Conference/ Symposia Workshop. Etc. Name of Sponsoring Agency Place and Date Topic of Presentation
1. Food And Nutrition IGNO 5-6 Feb., 1991, Ahemdabad -
2. Family Resource Management SNDT Uni., 1 Dec – 24 Dec., 1998 Mumbai -
3. Family Resource Management SNDT Uni., 20-23 June, 2000, Mumbai Consumer Awareness
4. Shakti (WEPD) HRD 23-24 August, 2003 -
5. ISP 9001 : 2001 T, F, G, 23-24 August, 2003,  Adipur -
6. Food And Nutrition Saurashtra Uni.,(Paper Presentation 24-25 Jan., 2005, Rajkot Nutritional Challenge of Female
7. 26 Bianual Conference HSC. SNDT (Paper Presentation) 27-29 Dec., 2005, Pune Health status 2 occupation Hazards of salt worker
8. Sensitization & Orientation Kucth Uni., 12-13 Feb., 2007,  Bhuj -
9. Social issues of women in contemporary India Saurastra Uni., 17-18 Feb., 2007, Rajkot Women & Crime
10. International All Indian Education Research DDCE Sep., 2007, Adipur Sustainable development though girl health
11. EPEGENESIS Lady Irwin College 3-6 Oct., 2007, Delhi Poster
12. State Level workshop on social science research & SPSS Kutch Uni., Dada Dukhayal College of education, 20-22 June, 2008, Adipur -
13. Sociology of crime & Deviance Indian Sociological society & Dept. of sociology 29-30 Nov., 2008, VVN Women ship for violence against women
14. T.y. Syllabus forming workshop Tolani college of Arts & Science, 11th Oct., 2008, Adipur TYBA
15. Quality enhancement in higher education Kutch Uni., Tolani Commerce College 27-28 Dec., 2008, Adipur -
16. Conference cum workshop on promoting nutrition in health development Dept., of Nutrition & WHO M.S. Uni., 9th Jan, 2009, Baroda  
17. Conference cum workshop on promoting nutrition in health development Dept., of nutrition & WHO M.S. Uni., 9th Jan., 2009, Baroda A study of Foods & Nutrition intake among agaria belonging to kutch
18. Current problem of obesity in India S.P. Uni., Vidhyanagar Saurastra Uni., Upleta, 10-11 Jan., 2009, Rajkot Obesity & Cancer
19. Rastriya Shodh Sangosti Samajshastra Vibhag Uchch Sikshan Vibhag, M.P. 1st March, 2009, Bhopal Family in Changing world
20. Faculty development Program Icfai Uni., 3rd Dec., 2009, Gandhidham -
21. Role of Home Science in social wellbeing S.B. Gardi institute of Home Sc., Saurastra Uni., 7th Feb., - 2010, Rajkot Education for nutrition of the girl of sustainable development
22. National seminar (UGC) Health of the female child – issues concerns & challenges S.M. Patel College of Home Sc., S.P. Uni., 26-27 Feb., 2010, VVN Anemia
23. Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Ekam (Chair) VVN Contribution of Dr. Ambedkar in Indian Sociey 11th Oct., 2010, VVN Contribution of Dr. Ambedkar in Indian Society
24. Equal opportunity centre & women dect., cell Tolani College of Arts & Science 8th March 2011, Adipur Anemia in women & college girl
25. Mind power management polytechnique Gandhidham Collegiate Board 19th Sept., 2011, Adipur Participant
Awards conferred
Sr.No. Title of the Project Name of the funding Agency Duration Remarks
1. A study of nutritional status and ill health among salt workers UGC 2 years Minor
2. A study of Women’s consumer rights & Awareness regarding household goods & services. UGC 2 years Major
Contact Number 9427211138
Email Address jaijagani@yahoo.co.in