Centre for Advanced Legal Studies and Research, (CALSAR), Thiruvananthapuram

Prof. Dr. N. B. Chandrakala


Prof. Dr. N. B. Chandrakala



Department of Law, Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati

9703482849 | nbchandrakala@keralalawacademy.in

Name                                    :           Prof. N. B. CHANDRAKALA

Place of Birth                      :           Vijayawada (A.P.)

Present Designation           :           Professor, Department of Law Sri Padmavati  Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati. 

Academic Profile                :           M.A Political Science, Andhra University, 1996 (First Class)

                                                        M.L Andhra University, 1997 (First Class)

                                                        Ph. D Berhampur University, 2001

                                                        PDF (Post-Doctoral Fellow) 27.10.2006 to 26.10.2009 funded by UGC, New Delhi

Work Experience

§    Professor, Dept. of Law, Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati (2009-2022).

§    Associate Professor, Dept. of Law, Sri Padmavati MahilaVisvavidyalayam, Tirupati (2002-2009).

§    Principal, N.V.P. Law College, Madhuravada, Visakhapatnam 2000 – 2002.

§    Assistant Professor, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar PG Centre, Andhra University, Etcherla, Srikakulam.

§    Principal, N.V.P. Law College, Madhurawada, Visakhapatnam from march 1992 – March 1999

§    Research Associate/Research Fellow, UGC Fellow, UGC, New Delhi (2006-2009)

Research Experience          :           Research: 30 years , Teaching: 30 years (PG level)

Research Publications                                :          Journals – 8

                                                                                  Books – 3

                                                                                  Book Chapters – 7


                 Papers Presented                       :           International: 23; National: 67

                 Participated                                :           International: 61; National: 123

                 Organized                                   :           International: 1; National: 6

Research Projects                                      :           International: 8; National: 11

Ph.D.                                                            :           Awarded – 9

                                                                                    Submitted – 2

                                                                                    Ongoing – 6

Post-Graduation                                        :           150

Areas of Specialization                              :           Labor Laws

                                                                                  Environmental Laws

                                                                                  Intellectual Property Rights

                                                                                  Administrative Law

                                                                                  Women & Law

Project                                                         :           Principal Investigator

                                                                                  Research Awardee

                                                                                  Funded by UGC Impact of Intellectual

                                                                                  Property Rights on Product Patent In Indian

Pharmaceutical Industry – A Case Study of

Andhra Pradesh (Visiting Fellowship)


Certificate Course                                      :             M.S. Office and Web Designing Conducted by

UGC- SAPDepartment of Communication and Journalism, SPMVV, Tirupati from 5th September – 29th November 2005 with first Grade.


Special Distinctions/Awards/ Honours (State/National/International only)

§     PDF (Post-Doctoral Fellow) Award Funded by UGC, New Delhi from 27.10.2006 to 26.10.2009

§     Lifetime Achievement Award in Law – 6th Venus International Women’s Awards, 2021

§     Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Award in 2022

§     Best Academician Award for 2022 in Friendship Forum, New Delhi.

§     Editor/Reviewer for the Springer Journal.

§     Acted as Resource Person for several Seminars/Lectures.

§     Permanent Member, Indian Law Institute.

Positions Held with Decision Making Responsibility:

§     Member of Selection Committees – Universities, South and North India – 2010 till to date.

§     Hon. President, CAMEL Organization (NGO), Sullurpet, 2014 to 2016.

Administrative Positions

§     Convener, APLAWCET – 2021-22

§     Member, Academic Senate, SV University.

§     Member, Standing Academic Council, SV University from 2018 till to date.

§     Dean and Chair Person, Board of Studies, S.V. University, Department of Law, Tirupati from 2018 till to date.

§     Head, Dept of Public Policy and Anthropology, SPMVV, Tirupati from Januarty, 2021 till to date.

§     Dean, Student Affairs, Sri Padmavathi MahilaViswavidyalayam, Tirupati from 2016 to 2019.

§     Chair Person, Board of Studies,Department of Law, Sri Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupati from 2018 till to date.

§     Served as the Head of theDepartment of Law, SPMVV, Tirupati from 31-05-10 to 31-08-2020.

§     Co-Ordinator, Ambedkar Studies, SPMVV, Tirupati from 2016 till to date.

§     Co-ordinator, Academic Affairs, VikramaSimhapuri University.

§     Member, Good Governance Committee for preparation of Statutes and Ordinance, SPMVV from 23.11.2020.

§     Member, NT establishment Reconstitution Committee-Inter-Se-Seniority list of last grade services, SPMVV.

§     Member, LAWCET 2010 to 2014

§     Member, PGLCET 2011 to 2012

§     Member, Hostel Advisory Committee, SPMVV, Tirupati 2010 to 2011.

§     Member, NAAC Alumini Committee, SPMVV, Tirupati 2010 to 2011.

§     Member, Alumini Society, SPMVV, Tirupati 2010

§     Member, Grievances and Redressal cell 2001, 2003 to 2005 and 2010.

§     Member, Anti-Ragging Committee from 2010 till to date

§     Member, BOS in Law, Andhra University,Visakhapatnam.

§     Member, BOS in Law, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur.

§     Deputy Warden, SPMVV, Tirupati, 2003 to 2006.

§     Member, SC, ST, OBC, Redressal Cell, SPMVV, Tirupati 2003 to 2005.

§     Member, Legal Literacy and Legal Aid Clinic from 2003 till to date.

§     Member, PCET Conducted by SPMVV, Tirupati 2005 to 2006

§     President, I/C of Law Society Department of Law, SPMVV, Tirupati from 2002 till to date

§     Vice President, Teachers Association, SPMVV, Tirupati 2003 to 2006.

Research Papers Published In:

§     Gender information technology and Law – Conference proceedings

§     Domestic violence against women a Human Rights violation vol.1, No.1 & 2 serial Publications, New Delhi. ISSN:0973-0818

§     Women in information technology in the law- ISBN:81-89110-16-0

§      Ground water development need for legislation- ISBN:81-7764-979-5 year 2006 Allied Publications

§     Inter-State river water conflicts in India: ISBN:81-7764-979-5 year 2006 Allied Publications

§     Environmental pollution: Legal control – a case study of Visakhapatnam urban city:

            ISSN 0972-0383 year 2008

§     Women empowerment emerging dimensions in 21st century:ISBN:978-81-8429-056-1,2011

§     Impacts of mining on womens health in India :ESD-MISM,2011,14-15 March 2011 then Indian mining and engineering journal

§     Intellectual property rights on patents and farmer rights in developing countries: ISSN 0973-7480. RK Publications, AP

§     Pesticide: An Environment pollutant and the Law Environmental Geochemistry: ISSN 0972-0383,Vol,10 No.1&2,pp.21-26,2007.

§     Legal control on industrial pollution in the industrial city of Visakhapatnam: ISSN0972-0383, Vol. 10, No.2&3, pp.21-26,2007.

§     Intellectual property rights patents and farmer’s rights in developing countries.

§     Patents, Trips and Public Health ISBN 978-81-8484-156-5

§     Women empowerment and globalization

§     Facebook legally users privilege and a threat ISSN No.2229-7235 Vol.Vi, No. 1&2,2012. Page no:117-124

§     For an ECHO –Protective Humanistic Socialism:APENG/2005/18975VOL 8/Part2/30th Nov 2012/page no.22-24.

§     Legal aid to women: page no:258-269

§     IPR-patentability of fisheries sector in India ISBN No.978-81-925002-0-1 International seminar proceedings

§     Role of information and technology towards faster and more inclusive growth ISBN No; Conference proceedings.

§     Medicinal Plants and Herbal Projects: SV University, Tirupati 7th to 9th March,2008

§     Role of Bio molecules in Food security and Health Improvement Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Feb 17th -20th 2010.

§      Consumer protection and Globalization: Dr. B. R. Ambedkar College of Law AU Viaskhapatnam 13th 14th August,2010.

§     Intellectual Property Rights National and international Perspectives: SPMVV, TPT,21st and 23rd August,2004.

§     Environmental protection & Climate Security (Low Carbon Future) in collaboration with Britsh Council, Chennai. Association of British Scholars Visakhapatnam Chatper,25-26 March,2008

§     Human Rights and Environmental Protection: SV University, Tirupati  Jan,22nd 23rd 2010

§     UGC-SAP National Seminar on Human Rights & Gender Justice-New Challenges: Dr. B. R. Ambedkar College of Law AU Viaskhapatnam 5th -6th Feb,2010.

§     National Seminar on Trends in Bioethics, Bio safety and Intellectual Property Rights to information & Judiciary (Sponsored by APSCHE)” AP University of Law Visakhapatnam 20th and 21st Feb, 2010.

§     National Seminar on consumer protection and welfare : Dr. B. R. Ambedkar College of Law AU Viaskhapatnam 13th 14th August,2010.

§     Workshop on Terrorism :SPMVV,TPT 1st and 2nd Oct,2002

§     National Green Corps Govt. of AP: SPMVV, TPT 27th Nov,2004

§     UGC-Curriculum Development in women’s studies: SPMVV,TPT 23rd and 25th Jan,2006

§     The Regional Teachers Programme on International Humanitarians Law Organised by   ICRC.

§     National Workshop on Present scenario of Wildlife Management in India.

§     O.P for private Law college Teachers (APSCHE)

§     CEERA National Law School of India University, Banglore.

§     Certificate course in MS Office and Web designing(12weeks)

§     FDP on interectual property Rights GITAM’S University, Visakhapatnam.

§     ICT Training for Rural Women(Invited Speaker)

  Research Publications (Books, Chapter in books, other than refereed journal articles:

§     Text or Reference Books published by International Publishers with an established peer review system: Ground water flow and Mass transport Modeling

§     Subject Books by National level publisher/state and Central Govt. Publication with ISBN/ISSN Numbers: Ground water flow and Mass transport Modeling

§     Subject Books by other local published with ISBN/ISSN Numbers: Domestic journal of Human rights and the law

§     Charters contributed to edited knowledge based volumes Published by International Publishers: Impact of product patenting on Indian pharmaceutical 

§     Chapters in Knowledge based Volumes by Indian/National Level Publishers with ISBN/ISSN numbers and International directories: Women empowerment emerging dimension in 21st century ISBN: 978-81-8429-056-1, 2011.

§     Orient Journal of law and social sciences (ISSN 0973-7480) RK Publications, AP: Intellectual property rights on patents and farmer rights in developing countries.

§     Orients Journal of Law and social sciences, volume V issue 2 jan, 2011: Intellectual property rights, patents and farmer’s rights in developing countries.

§     The law of intellectual property rights various dimension, REGAL publications, New Delhi: Patents, Trips and Public Health ISBN 978-818484.

Best and Latest Papers presented in International Conferences:

§     Paper titled “Crimes against Children in India: Awareness and Preventive Measures” in the National Conference on Modern Trends in Technology and Its impact on Crime and Justice System.” at VIT, Chennai in 2022.

§     Presented a paper titled “The Dark Life of Women in India” in 2 days International Conference on Social work, Science and Technology.

§     Presented a Paper titled “Empowering and Encouraging the women to break the Glass Ceiling through legal knowledge in 3 Day International Conference on ‘Glass Ceiling’: Issues and Challenges in Women Career Development in Educational Institutions.

§     Presented paper titled “Sustainability of Liberal International Order in the resurgence of China and Russia” in International Conference on Liberal International Order and its Challenges organized by UGC.

§     Presented paper titled “Using the Literature and Literary Texts as pedagogical tools in teaching Law” in International Virtual Conference on Language, Law, Literature: Dialogic Interfaces organized by NIRMA University, Gujrat.

§     Empower Indian Woman with Legal Aid and Training

§     Empowerment of Indian Women: A Challenge of 21st Century

§     Article titled “Child Abuse and exploitation in India – A Legal Study” in the International Journal of Multidisciplinary Educational Research. Impact Factor 4.527 in February 2017.

§     Legal Framework for the sustainable development of Mining Sector in India in the International Journal of Multidisciplinary Educational Research. Impact Factor 4.527 in March, 2017. 

§     Freedom of Speech in India in Justice Triumphs of Asia Law House, Hyderabad in 2017.

§      Article titled “The Social impact of the Supreme Court Ruling on Adultery in India: An analysis in IUP Law Review Publications in July, 2017