An author, translator, editor and language educator Dr. Vandana R. Singh is currently working in the area of education technology and skill development. She educates and empowers youth by imparting English language training with the idea of raising their employability quotient, upward mobility and social acceptability.
Dr. Singh has been involved with education as a teacher, textbook writer, content editor and curriculum developer. She is deeply committed to translation as a means of building bridges between diverse literatures and a medium for facilitating cross-cultural exchanges.
A student and teacher of English literature she is specially interested in Indian writings as a documentation and reflection of the culture of the sub-continent and a mirror of human relationships. She holds a PhD in comparative study of R. K. Narayan and Ruth P. Jhabvala.
Textbooks and Translations
Dr Singh has worked as Consultant Editor, National Council for Educational Research and Training. In addition to this she has been a Member of the Textbook Development Committee for Elective English (Classes XI & XII) which was formed by the NCERT under the National Curriculum Framework 2005. Read More…
Vandana R Singh heads English Language Dissemination of IL&FS Skills Development Corporation (IL&FS Skills), India’s largest vocational training company. The setting up of IL&FS Skills was triggered by the increasing demand of trained manpower for the jobs created in various sectors. Read More…