Braj Bhushan

PhD (BRAB University)

Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Interest



  • PhD, BRAB University, Muzaffarpur, 2003
  • M.A., Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1995
  • B.A., Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1993



  • Rane, M. & Bhushan. B. (2014). Exploring the effect of imagery on visual identity: An eye-tracking study. The International Journal of Visual Design (forthcoming)

  • Bhushan, B. & Kumar, J.S. (2012). A study of posttraumatic stress and growth in the tsunami relief volunteers, Journal of Loss & Trauma, 17:2, 113-124

  • Bhushan, B., Kumar, S., & Harizuka, S. (2011). Bereavement, cognitive-emotional processing and coping with loss: A study of Indian and Japanese students, Journal of Social Work in End-Of-Life & Palliative Care, 7:2-3, 263-280.

  • Hussain, D. & Bhushan, B. (2011). Cultural factors promoting coping among Tibetan refugees: A qualitative investigation. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 14:6, 575-587.

  • Selfnessness as the neuropsychological basis of "other oriented" abilities: A study of persons with traumatic brain injury


  • Our Common Future Fellowship (2010), Volkswagen Stiftung, Germany.

  • Abstract Award (2008), International Association for Suicide Prevention, 3rd Asia Pacific Regional Conference of IASP, Hong Kong

  • In Search of Excellence' Award (2004), IAAP and NAOP-I.

  • Young Scientist Award (2002), Indian Science Congress Association.

  • B.H.U. Merit and Prize Award (1991), Banaras Hindu University.



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