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Shikha Dixit

PhD (Agra University)

Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Interest



  • PhD, St. John's College, Agra, Agra University, 1992
  • M.A., St. John's College, Agra University, 1988
  • B.A., St. John's College, Agra University, 1986



Cognitive Psychology, Social Cognition, and Organizational Cognition 

  • Singh, R. and Dixit, S. (2010). Health related quality of life and health management. Journal of Health Management, 12 (2), 153-172

  • Khan, A., Sharma, N. K., & Dixit, S. (2008). Cognitive Load and Task Condition in Event- and Time-Based Prospective Memory: An Experimental Investigation, The Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied, 142 (5), 517 - 532

  • Dixit, S., Mishra, M., and Sharma, A. K. (2008). Conceptualisation of Health and Illness: A Study of Social Representations among Bondos of Orissa. Psychology and Developing Societies, 20 (1), 1 - 26

  • Dixit, S. (2005). Meaning and Explanations of Mental Illness: A Social Representations Approach. Psychology and Developing Societies, 17(1), 1-18

  • Project Title: Mental Models and Cognitive Style in Job Performance: A Study of Technical Crew Members in the Army (Funded by Defense Institute of Psychological Research, Delhi)



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