Dr. Sangeeta Sharma

Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,
BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Advertising, ELT, Media Studies
6168-S, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan. India.

Sangeeta Sharma, is a Professor in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani. She was the Faculty-in-Charge for Publication and Media Relations Unit, Coordinator for UGC Centre for Women's Studies and the Group Leader of the department. 

She did her Ph.D on 'The use of English in Advertising: A study in Lexical and Syntactical Patterns' from BITS, Pilani in 1996. Apart from Advertising, her areas of interest include Technical Communication, Creative Thinking, and Linguistics. At BITS she has handled various responsibilities like nucleus member of Distance Learning Programme Division, Academic and Counseling Board member, Doctoral Advisory Committee member, Senate member, coordinating faculty for Intensive Teaching Workshops, member of the Library committee etc. and was warden for Malaviya girls hostel for four years. She has guided a good number of first-degree thesis students and around hundred study oriented project students. She has guided four PhD Students and three are pursuing their PhD currently.
She was the Coordinator of Center for Women Studies (CWS), which had diverse range of activities to help women benefit from technology. She is a licensed trainer for Springboard Development Program (U.K.), which is internationally recognized women's development program. She is currently Professor-in-charge for FitBits (Running Club), Marudhara (Regional Association), and Toastmaster BITS Chapter.