AMITY SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS SCIENCES
Dr. Kalpana Sharma
Director

Dr. Kalpana Sharma, is a physical education professional having 30+ years of experience in teaching, training, organization, and research. Her core competencies lie in the enrichment of the Physical Education Program to the University Students apart from nurturing the physical education teachers at the graduate and postgraduate levels. She is a well-travelled professional having extensive experience in establishing, developing and nurturing the teacher education institutes in physical education. Her passion lies in capacity development in the domain of the physical education. She has organised large sports events on one hand and truly quality academic programs on the other. Her contribution to the field to bring expertise to the nation is well accepted by the professionals. A national awardee for her contributions to the field with, ‘Spardhashree’,‘National Humanity Sukriti Samman’ etc.

Since 2007 serving as Director ASPESS and since 2012 as Dean Faculty of Education, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, which has seen exponential growth since she has taken as Director.

She has spearheaded the curriculum development, organisation & conduct of numerous sports events, fitness programs, National & International Conferences and entered into MOUs with reputed organizations. Being member on the curricular committee for CBSE, KVS & NIOS has contributed in the various curricular enrichment as well as fitness assessment programs development as expert. She has published 5 Books and many research papers in national & international journals. She has to her credit 7 M.Phil. and 9 Ph.D. awarded.

Presently working on funded collaborative research project on “Impact Evaluation Project of Special Olympics’s Young Athletes and Child Development Program in India” & on “Project on Impact of Participation in Unified Schools Programme”

Dr. Sharma is a product of Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education (LNCPE), Jiwaji University, Gwalior with Gold Medal throughout.



  Dr. Jogiswar Goswami

Dr. Jogiswar Goswami working as Assistant Director/Associate Professor at Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences (ASPESS). He holds a Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, M. Phil (University Topper), Ph.D from Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior and NET (UGC). He worked as a Head of the Department of Physical Education of Amity Institute of Behavioural and Allied Sciences. He also worked as Acting Head of Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity University. He is one of the founder members of (ASPESS). He has 20 years of teaching experience in Physical Education and is associated with Amity Universe since 1999. He was a National Gold and Bronze medalist in Gymnastic and Aerobics and four times Assam State Champion in Gymnastic and had played more than 12 Nationals. He has also produced medalist in Delhi State, Nationals and also Internationals in Gymnastic and Aerobics from Amity International School, Saket. His area of interest is in Training & fitness, Sports Biomechanics, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology and Sports Medicine. He was also a personal trainer for many Bollywood Celebrities. He had authored 11 books   and co-authored One book in Physical Education.

He has successfully guided 6 scholars in M. Phil and 3 scholars in Ph.D. Six scholars are about to submit their Ph D under his guidance. He also provided his services as an expert/resource person in various organizations like Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior, Delhi University, Delhi, Banaras Hindu University, Banaras, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore, Lovely Professional University, Punjab, NCERT Delhi and CBSE Delhi. Since 2017 he is also working as a Convener of the Sports and Physical Education committee in CBSE. He acted as Chairperson Co-Chairperson in many National and International seminars and presented and published more than 25 research papers. He has also conducted more than 30 workshops all over the country in the area of Ergonomics, Physical Education, Life skills and Motivation. He is also a musician by passion-and had performed more than 300 Shows at national and International level. He also got the privilege and honor by launching 05 successful musical albums with a great response in the field of Music industry.   He also plays more than 30 musical instruments.



  Ms. Poonam Singh

Ms. Poonam Singh working as Lecturer at Amity School of Physical Education & Sports Sciences. She holds a Bachelor and Master’s Degree from Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (Deemed University), Gwalior. She has qualified NET two times. She has three years of teaching experience. Her special area of interest is Coaching Basketball and Netball, teaching Psychology, Foundation, History and Modern Trends in Physical Education. She holds a Silver and Bronze Medal in All India Netball Women Championship.



  Mr Rajesh Dhauta

Dr Rajesh Dhauta is working as Assistant Professor (Grade III) in Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences at Amity University, Noida since 2007. He has done his Bachelor of Physical Education, Master of Physical Education, Master of Philosophy from 1997 to 2003 and PhD in 2013 from the renowned Institute of Physical Education of South Asia, Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior, M.P. India - (Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt of India). His area of interest is, in Sports Management, Sports Training, Fitness and Wellness. He was the member and Captain of the of the University team who was consecutively six years winner in West Zone Inter University competitions from 1998 to 2003. He was also the member and Captain of the university team participated consecutively six years in All India University Competitions and won Silver Medal in 1998 and Secured 4th Position in the Competition in 2002. He played various National Level Competitions in Volleyball as a member and Captain of the team for Himachal Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh whereas the team won Gold Medal in SGFI in 1997-98. He was also selected for School Asian Games was held at Macau, China. He was awarded by Himachal Pradesh Govt. for his outstanding performance in sports in 1996 and 1997. He also played Tennis and Squash in University and State level competitions. He has also published 14 research papers in National and International Journals. He also participated and presented papers in various National and International conferences, Seminars and Workshops. Brief of the assignment and responsibilities doing at Amity University:

WORKING AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Working as Assistant Professor (Grade III) in Amity School of Physical Education and sports Sciences, Amity University, Noida Since January 2007.
  • Two and half years working experience as Sports Coordinator/Lecturer in Tolani Maritime Institute of Merchant Navy, Engineering and Nautical Science (BITS), Pune, MH (2004 to 2007).
  • One year teaching experience in Edward’s school, Shimla, H.P.( 2004)
  • One year teaching experience in Francis School, Shamli, Muzafarnagar, Uttar Pradesh (2003)
  • Worked as assistant coach of Madhya Pradesh Sub Junior volleyball team and team got second position in national 2002.
  • Worked as assistant teacher for Army Certificate Course classes in L.N.I.P.E.(volleyball) 2001 & 2002.
  • Appointed as teacher assistant of volleyball, taking speciation classes and conditioning of Post Graduates students, N. I. P.E in the year 2002-2003.
  • Worked as teacher assistant of Volleyball specialization and activity classes of undergraduate students N.I.P.E, Gwalior in the year 2001-2002.

TEACHING ASSIGNMENTS (Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences)

Under Graduate:

  • Management in Physical Education.
  • Health, Fitness and Wellness.
  • Sports Training.
  • Indigenous Sports.
  • Health Education.

Post Graduate:

  • Sports Management.
  • Health Education.
  • Sports Coaching Specialization, Volleyball.

PhD:

  • Sports Sociology.
  • Scientific Basis of Sports Training
  • Sports Psychology.
  • Athlete Care, Health and Rehabilitation.

Research:

  • Guided 18 Master Degree students in writing Thesis.
  • At present guiding 04 research scholars in PhD.

ACADEMIC ASSIGNMENTS

  • Programme Leader of BPED, Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity University, Noida 2013-16 Batch.
  • Mentor of Master Degree Students Batch 2015-17.
  • Programme Leader of Under Graduate Programme Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity University, Noida 2013-16 Batch.
  • Mentor of Master Degree Students of the Institute 2015-16 Batch.
  • Programme Leader and Mentor of MPhil Scholars Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity University, Noida 2012-13 Batch.
  • Programme Leader and Mentor of Master Degree Students 2010 to 2012.
  • Coordinator for the on-line academic planning of the Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, Amity University, Noida .

PROFESSIONAL ASSIGNMENTS

  • Coordinator for Admission of the Institution 2015.
  • Member of Board of Studies from 2014-15 Academic Session.
  • Coordinator IQAC from 2014-15.
  • Deputy Examination Superintendent for the conduct of Even Semester Examination of the Institute for 2015-16 Academic Session.
  • Member Secretary of the Institute purchase committee from 2014-2016.
  • Member of the organising committee for Chess and Tennis, North Zone and Inter Zone Tournament held at Amity University in 2014-15.
  • Member of the organising committee for Football and Kho-Kho, North Zone and Inter Zone Tournament held at Amity University in 2015-16.
  • Member of the organising committee for Tennis, North Zone Inter University women Tournament held at Amity University in 2017.
  • Member of organising committee for organising national conference in 2013, 2014 and 2017.
  • Coach/Manager of the Amity University Volleyball and Badminton teams participating in North Zone University Competitions since 2007.
  • Member of the Amity University Internal Quality Assurance Cell from 2012 - 2014.
  • Member of the Amity University Sports Audit Committee 2011 and 2012.
  • Member of the Sports Equipments Purchase Committee Amity University since 2008-12.
  • Member of the Organising Committee of the Amity University Inter Institutional Sports Meet (Sangathan) since 2007.
  • Technical Coordinator of the Amity University Inter Institutional Sports Meet (Sangathan) for Volleyball, Badminton and Squash and Racket since 2008.


  Mr. Inder Singh Pal

Dr. Inder Singh Pal is working as Asst .Prof. & Proctor (AUUP) and core member of   SDC-Student Disciplinary Committee (AUUP) at Amity School of Physical Education & Sports Sciences. He holds B.P.E (3 years), M.P.E (2 years), and M.Phil (One year) as a regular scholar from Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education (Ministry of Youth affairs Govt. Of India (Deemed University) Gwalior MP. Successfully Completed Ph.d. from Krukshetra University, qualified NET (National Eligibility Test) conducted by UGC (University Grants Commission) under the ministry of HRD- Government of India.

Successfully completed UGC sponsored Orientation course and awarded with grade 'A', from UGC-Academic Staff College, Delhi University, and also successfully completed UGC Refresher Course From Punjabi University Patiala with grade 'A',  In addition he has also successfully completed - M.A. (Degree) in Mass Communication and Journalism from Alagappa University. 

To his credit he has presented and published more than Twenty Research Papers at International and national level seminars, conferences in Reputed Journals with impact factor. He has 18 years of teaching experience in reputed Institutions and university. He has successfully guided the research work for various students and scholars of Masters, & M.Phil & currently Guiding 5 (Five) Ph.D. Research Scholar, where as Four scholar has completed Ph.d under him & also authored two books.

A proud member of Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010- for Training successfully almost thirty thousand Volunteers.

Right from the schooling he has been an outstanding sportsman in different game & sports. Recipient of commendation certificate for  winning gold medal in Long Jump and High Jump. Won gold medal and silver medal in senior open athletic championship in M.P. Participated all India Inter University Athletic Meet four times and officiated twice. Specialized and interested in Biomechanics, Kinesiology, Research, & Physiology. Working   actively as Proctor in Amity University since 2008 and Core member of Disciplinary committee & Anti Ragging Monitoring Cell (AUUP), Of course a proud member of Rashtriya Life Saving Society of India (RLSS).



  Mr. Ashwani Saini

Dr. Ashwani Saini working as Assistant professor at Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences since July, 2008. He holds  Master Degree in Physical Education from Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak (Haryana). He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) Conducted by U.G.C (Govt.Of India) . He has completed and awarded Ph.D Degree from Amity University, Uttar Pradesh with A+ Grade for the research work titled as “Perception of coaches and Players towards the role of parents in tennis players success”: He has also completed NIS Diploma in Sports Coaching (Tennis) from NS NIS, SAI South Centre, Bangalore. He has completed a Certificate Course in Sports Coaching (Tennis) from NS NIS Patiala and also awarded a certification of ITF level I & Level II course in Sports Coaching by International Tennis Federation.

He has over 8 years of teaching experience in physical education and 10 years of coaching experience in tennis. His area of interest in teaching theory subjects are sports training, Sports sociology and health education etc. His sports specialization is tennis. He has published over 8 Research paper with many reputed, peer reviewed and indexed journals of   national and international level and  author of a text Books at his credential - on Health and physical education .

He has Organized many sports events of tennis as a referee in Talent series, super series, Inter DPS tennis Tournament  and Inter state championship under the aegis of All India tennis association and  He has successfully conducted the  North Zone  and All India Inter zone tennis Tournament for women’s  as a technical coordinator and  Joint Organizing  secretary at Amity University ,Noida.

He has been always an outstanding sports person and is the winner of inter collegiate tournaments and also holds Bronze medals at State Championships. He has represented his university three times as captain in Inter University tournaments and also played many National and ITF Tennis tournaments.

To his credit he has attended many workshop, conferences and seminars on physical education and Tennis. He also presented many Research Papers at national and international level seminars and conferences.



  Dr. Ajit Kumar

Dr. Ajit is working as an   Assistant Professor in Amity School of Physical Education & Sports Sciences, Amity University Uttar Pradesh. He is holding Ph.D degree in Physical Education and Sports Sciences from University of Delhi for his study on Public Perception of Commonwealth Games-2010 as a senior research fellow (SRF).

 His core competency area is in Organizational Behavior in Sports, Teaching Pedagogy. Presently, he is associated with two international funded research projects as Co-Principal investigator, working in association with Special Olympics in the area of sports promotion among intellectually disabled children in India.

Successfully guided Ph.D scholars in the area of physical education and sports sciences.  To his credit, he has developed a tool for ‘Pain Tolerance Scale for Athletes (PTS-A)©’ and has its copyright. He has also published research papers in various international journals of repute and national journals with high impact factors.  

He is also associated with CBSE physical education course content development, NIOS course material development, KVS fitness program (SBSB) development and Khelo India school fitness assessment training program.

He is also responsible for coordinating with AIFF for conduct of various license courses at Amity Campus for physical education graduates.

A qualified AIFF License Football coach, attended introductory coaching license course from AFC, have been associated as coach for Delhi School team qualified for Subroto Mukherjee Football Championship. Currently contributing with state football club in Delhi and manager of Amity University Football Team.

He hold a certificate course in Yoga from NIS, Patiala, along with experience of practicing yoga demonstration in Europe and may other parts of the country.  

 During his college days, he has the honor of representing Clubs in DSA League Championships, University of Delhi in Inter University Championships and Delhi state in National Championship. He is also a proud member of Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 as a Master Trainer for volunteers training program and contributing towards successful training of thousands of volunteers.



  Mr. Pankaj Pandey

Mr. Pankaj Pandey is working as Lecturer at Amity School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences. He holds a Master Degree in Physical Education from Luckmow Christian College (Lucknow). He has completed M.Phil from Annamalai University. He has qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) examination for Lectureship conducted by U.G.C. He has also done Diploma in Sports Coaching (Cricket) from LNIPE, Gwalior. In addition, he has completed M.Com. and P.G. Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication. He has represented Purvanchal University in the East Zone Intervarsity Cricket Competition and also represented U.P. State Cricket team. Besides this he is also a qualified Level A Cricket Coach recognized by Board of Control for Cricket in India. He has presented several research papers in National and International Seminar/Conferences. Along with this he has guided 8 scholars of M.P.Ed in completion of their research work. He has 4 years of Teaching and Coaching experience and his special areas of interest are Coaching Cricket , Teaching Sports Training, Psychology and Sports Journalism.



  Dr. Malika Sharma

Dr. Malika Sharma, is working as Assistant Professor at Amity School of Physical Education & Sports Sciences. She holds a Graduate Degree in Economics and Entrepreneurship from University of Delhi, B.P.Ed, M.P.Ed (University Gold medalist) and Ph.D from University of Delhi, India and qualified UGC-NET. She has also earned a diploma in Journalism from Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan. She is a Diploma holder (A-Grade) in Gymnastics Coaching from Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports, Patiala India. She was a State champion and National medalist Gymnast. She was associated in Common Wealth Games, 2010 as Gymnastics Technical Official from India.

She has 04 years of teaching experience in University of Delhi and 01 year in Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry as Assistant Director, Sports and Youth Affairs. Specialized and working in Sports Psychology Research area, also presented various Research papers at national and International level seminars and conferences.