Dr. Sr. Sunirose I.P

Ph.D( Social Work ), Assistant Professor

Department of Social Work


Educational Qualification

  • Ph D , February 2011 University of Mumbai
  • “Attitude of Youth towards domestic Violence in Kerala”
  • Post Graduation (MSW), 2003
  • College of Social Work Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai.
  • Advanced social Research Methodology (Certificate course) 2006-2007    
  • College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai
  • Graduation (BSW) 1999    
  • School of Social Work Roshni Nilaya, Mangalore.

Work experience (Teaching / Industry / Research)

  • Capacity Building Officer for NACO under Global Funds  (2009-2010)    
  • Nirmala Institute of Education, Goa
  • Social Worker (Community Organizer) (2007-2009)    
  • Nimala Nivas A Project for the Slum Development Bandra, Mumbai
  • Project Coordinator (2003-2005)    
  • College of Social Work Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai. “Sakhya” Project for women in distress supported by Global Funds and CIF
  • Social Worker ( Field Programme Coordinator) (1999-2000)     
  • Nirmala Institute, Aurangabad, Maharashtra. A project for Dalit Development

Area of interest (Teaching / Research)


  • Family
  • Children
  • Health
  • Elderly
  • Group work


  • Family
  • Domestic violence
  • Youth
  • Women

On-going research:


  • Ongoing research supported by Kerala State Child Rights Commission "Family Violence and Children: an intervention study' 2014
  • State level Consultant for monitoring and Supervision of ICDS Scheme in the State of Kerala, NIPCCD, NEW DELHI, 2014-2016

Publication (Book / Article / Case) / Paper Presentations

  • Presented a paper on "Field Practicum in Social Work Training" at Loyola College of Social Sciences, Thiruvanathapuram, 2013
  • Presented a paper on "Domestic Violence as a Public Health Concern: Youth Perspectives" at RCSS, Kalamassery, 2013
  • Field Work in Social Work Education: Challenges, Issues and Best Practices, Rajagiri Journal of Social Development (Vol. 5. No.1) June 2013, pp 79-94
  • Completed Minor research approved by University Grants Commission, Title: 'A study on the impact of family violence on children with special reference to Ernakulum city', 2014
  • Study on the awareness of domestic violence among youth in Kerala  (Perspectives in Social Work (Vol. 22. No.3) December 2007, pp 11-20.