Social dimensions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship,
Science, Technology, and Society
Small Scale Industries
Legal Pluralism, Social Network, Traditional knowledge, Sociology of Development
Gender Policy analysis and Industries
Reviewer for Journal / Conference
Asian Social Sciences, the Canadian Center of Science and Education
Engaged in the project 'Fostering Block Level Development through Technology Transfer and Diffusion' undertaken at IIT Bombay with the financial support from Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, Government of Maharashtra.
'State-level Exports, Competitiveness and Trade Promotion Politics: The Indian Case Study'. Funded by the British High Commission, New Delhi and Implemented by Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
Ethnographic Survey “Formal and Non-Formal Education System in Mumbai”, for the MPhil course conducted in December 2009 Conducted field study of the urban education system with the following objectives: To compare and contrast the approaches followed by the state and the non-profit sector in the field of education in India. To understand the nuances of the partnership between the state and non-profit sectors with regards to the education sector in India. To analyze the specific model of education followed by the non-profit sector in India. To fulfil objectives, the study was based in the urban context in the city of Mumbai and concentrated on two BMC schools and two non-profit education organizations viz. Muktangan and Akanksha Foundation situated in Mumbai
Deepmala Baghel “Interdependence of social and technical indicators of innovation: the case of cosmetic MSMEs in India” International Journal Innovation and Development (2020). Taylor & Francis. ISSN: 2157-9318 https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/2157930X.2020.1815289 (Indexed in SCOPUS)
Dr. (Prof) Vijendar Kumar and Dr. Deepmala Baghel. ‘Women’s Negotiations within Constitutional Interpretation of Equality’ Bennett Journal of Legal Studies. Volume I/ Issue I (2020).
Baghel, Deepmala, D. Parthasarathy, "Knowledge Generation for Innovation in Ayurvedic Cosmetics MSMEs: Investigating Entrepreneur's Cultural and Symbolic Capital." Science, Technology and Society, (2019), Vol 24, Issue 1: 0971721818821795. Sage publication.(Indexed in SCOPUS)
Dr. (Prof) Vijendar Kumar and Dr. Deepmala Baghel. ‘Women and Socio-Legal Reality in Contemporary India’ Journal Law Quest Issue 1. (2019). ISSN: 2249-9881
Baghel, Deepmala, "Discussion Method of Teaching: An Inclusive way of imparting Knowledge. Contemporary Law Review, (2018) vol. 2 No. I, 2018. ISSN 2581-7582
Baghel, Deepmala, D. Parthasarathy, and M. Gupta. "Will you walk into my parlor? Spaces and practices of beauty in Mumbai." South Asian Popular Culture 12.3 (2014): 163-179.DOI:10.1080/14746689.2014.983709 (Indexed in SCOPUS)http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14746689.2014.983709
Baghel, Deepmala, D. Parthasarathy, and Meenakshi Gupta. "Innovation in Indian Small Scale Industries: Case Study of Cosmetics Small Scale Industry in Mumbai." ASCI Journal of Management 41.1 (2011). ISSN: 0257-8069. Indexed in EBSCO database and Google Scholar
Baghel Deepmala and D. Parthasarathy (2016). Pursuing body beautiful: Men’s beauty aesthetics within the space of the beauty parlour. In Alberto Ferreira and Lucy Moyse (Ed.) Cosmetic, Aesthetic, Prophetic: Beyond the Boundaries of Beauty, Inter-Disciplinary Press, Oxford, United Kingdom, ISBN: 978-1- 84888-545- 5, pp. 155-166
Baghel Deepmala “Exploring Social and Technical Indicators of Innovation in Small Scale Industries” The Fourth IndiaLICS International Conference 2017, “Innovation for Sustainable Development: Perspectives, Policies and Practices in South Asia. at JNU New Delhi, 2nd to 4th November 2017.
Baghel, Deepmala, “Social Dimension of Innovation: a case study of cosmetic industry”. ‘Beyond Border 2013’, 1st Multidisciplinary Conference in Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Indore, Madhya Pradesh, December 2013.
Baghel Deepmala “Social Framework Analyses of Organizational Role Stress among Working Women in India” International Conference on ‘Changing Contours of Women's Paid and Unpaid Work’, at School of Management and Labour Studies & School of Development Studies TISS Mumbai, in partnership with German Academic Exchange (DAAD) on 12-13 July, 2018
Baghel Deepmala “Analysing the Basis of Indian Jurisprudence: A shift from Status to Contract Based Society”, National Seminar on Exploring Tradition for Innovation in Indian Jurisprudence, organized by Kavikulguru Kalidas University and MNLU Nagpur, on 16th February, 2019.
Baghel Deepmala, “Exploring Social Indicators of Innovation for Sustainable Development of MSMEs”, Interdisciplinary National Conference ‘Intervention of Science and Technology, Social Problems and Sustainable Development by Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur on 17th June, 2018.
Baghel Deepmala and D. Parthasarathy, “Harnessing tacit knowledge for Innovation: Study of Ayurvedic Cosmetics MSMEs in Mumbai”. VIII Annual Conference, Forum for Global Knowledge Sharing, at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, October 2013.
Baghel Deepmala, and D. Parthasarathy “Understanding Innovation within Globalization: Study of Cosmetics and Toiletries MSMEs in Mumbai “at International conference on Technology, Innovation and Social Change on 22-24 January, 2013 organized by Centre for Social Entrepreneurship School of Management & Labour Studies Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Baghel Deepmala, “Entrepreneurship in Transition: Study of Socio-cultural background of Entrepreneurs and Knowledge generation in cosmetics MSMEs in Mumbai”. Paper presented at All India Sociological Conference, Udaipur, Rajasthan, December 2012.
Abhishek Gupta - Ongoing
Institute Anti-ragging Squad (2020-2021)
Institute Grievance Committee (2020-2021)
The committee to provide utility services to permanent campus (2020-2021)
The student activity Committee (2020-2021)
The student Disciplinary committee (2020-2021)
The Committee for Revenue Generation and International Collaboration (2019-20)
Any Other :
Convener of National One Week Online Workshop, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Acumen in Engineering Education, 5th to 9th October 2020. Jointly organized by MSME-DI Nagpur and IIIT Nagpur.
Conference Organized as Co-ordinator- Interdisciplinary National Conference on ‘Contours of Gender Justice’ at Maharashtra National Law University, 2nd March, 2019.
The conference session chaired: Session 5a: Commodifying Beauty Ideals, 3rd Global Conference - Beauty: Exploring Critical Issues, Oxford, United Kingdom. September 2013.
Head(I/c) Center for Gender Justice Studies (2017- June 2019) MNLU Nagpur
Member-Editorial Board for Contemporary Law Review Journal MNLU Nagpur (2017- June 2019)
Seminar Technical Session chaired Technical Session III- Child Abuse, One Day Seminar, “Working Together for Protection of Children” at Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur. April 20, 2017
Guest lecture delivered: ‘Social Dimensions of Innovation and Technology Development in India’ to Engineering Students at Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management, Nagpur
Invited Speaker, ‘Global Environmental Issues and Industries Response to it’ ‘Career Progression In-Service Training Programme’ a National level training program organized MSME-DI, on 1st March, 2020.
Participated in course on Legal Pluralism of the Commission on Legal Pluralism from 10 to 12 December 2015 held at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India.
Participated in a workshop on ‘Issues in Qualitative Research Methods’, by Dr. Clare M. Wilkinson Weber, Associate Professor, Washington State University Vancouver, organized at RCWS, SNDT University, Bombay, 23-24 Feb, 2012.
Engaged in the course ‘Technical Communication for Scientists and Engineers ‘As a part of the course, her job responsibilities involved the development and managing of the online communication course meant to train faculty from all departments of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM), and Humanities. The course is conducted by IIT Bombay under the National Mission on Education through ICT (MHRD, GoI), in collaboration with the Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), for enhancing teaching skills of faculty of engineering colleges
Life Member of Indian Sociological Society LMI-3479
Membership of International Sociological Association