Shivani Verma
Dr. Shivani Verma is an ardent writer, teacher and a scholar. Her ardour
for law made her win the University Gold medal in the year 2002 for
scoring top rank in LL.B. from Kurukshetra University. She cleared her
LL.M. degree and NET in the year 2005 and completed her Ph.D degree
in Law from Kurukshetra University on the topic, ‘Female-trafficking in
India’ in the year, 2013. She has worked on a project sponsored by National
Commission for Women on ‘Increase in the Rape cases in Haryana’ as a
Research Associate.
Dr. Verma has a teaching experience of more than 12 years in various
reputed Law Schools in Delhi. Presently, she is working as Assistant Professor,
Faculty of Law, University of Delhi.
She has taught various subjects like Law of Torts, International Law, Competition
Law and Legal Ethics in past 12 years.
She is a passionate writer and has penned down many articles in International
and national journals. Few of her highly cited articles are ‘Effeminate
Penology: A Jurisprudential Exegesis’, ‘The Doctrine of Doli incapax, Rebuttable
Presumption and Adult Responsibility vis-à-vis Juvenility’, ‘India stands
for Jadhav: An Analysis of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s Case’, ‘Capital Punishment:
A Decadence of Life or Justice’ and ‘The Common Heritage of Mankind: A
Doctrine of the Wealth of the Commons’, published in referred International
Journals. She has also been writing blogs for a legal website www.legal elixir.
com. She has participated and presented papers in many International and
national conferences and also co-chaired few of the sessions.
Dr. Verma believes that imparting knowledge to the students or readers is a
task that requires not only virtuous but unpretentious and simple technique
of communication; which is evident in all of her scholarly work.
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