Dr. Sandra Joseph
M.A., M. Phil., Ph. D

Associate Professor
Effectiveness of Micro-credit in the Empowerment of Rural Women in, "Tamil Nadu Women's Development Programme", (MahilirThittam) at Erode district - Tamil Nadu, South India.

  • 'Role of Youth in Community Based Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation - A Reflection from the Academe - in Role of Youth in Community Based Disaster Management'; 2011; Proceedings of the Ist National Conference; PG and Research Department of Social Work, Sacred Heart College (Autonomous); Tirupattur; ISBN 978-81-921601-1-5, Knowledge Hub; Chennai.
  • 'Empowering Change - Shared Learning about the Practice of Community Development'; 2013; Contributions made towards framing of the Manual ; Assisi Aid Projects, Australia; ISBN 978-0-646-58056-2
  • Joseph Sandra, JaikarLohitha; 'Policies & Practices in Substance Use/Abuse - A Situational Analysis'; 2013; International Federation of Catholic Universities; (IFCU), Paris and Stella Maris College, Chennai;ISBN 978-81-924074-0-1.
  • Sandra Joseph; 'Igniting Social Change in India - Traditional Versus Modern Social Networks'; 2013; in 'A New Social Thought for a New Social Model - Looking for Alternatives'; II International Conference; Christ University; Bangalore; ISBN 2-911048-69-5.
  • Vimla V. Nadkarni, Sandra Joseph; 2014; 'Envisioning a Professional Identity: Charting Pathways through Social Work Education in India', in 'Global Social Work - Crossing Borders, Blurring Boundaries', in Part 2,Chapter 6, edited by Carolyn Noble, Helle Strauss and Brian Littlechild; ISBN 97817433240; Sydney University Press; Australia.


Women Empowerment, Gender Sensitization/Training, Qualitative Research, Life Skills Training