Papia Saraf

Assistant Professor


  • ISC 1988- 1989
  • BA, Allahabad University 1990 - 1993
  • MA(Psychology), Allahabad University 1994 - 1995
  • NET 2012
  • Ph.D, University of Mysore 2021


  • Assistant Professor, Jain University, Bangalore., 14.11.2019-31.01.21
  • Assistant Professor, St. Philomena College, Mysore, 27.06.12-31.03.18
  • Assistant Professor, SSR College of Arts, Science and Commerce, 01.06.10-31.10.12
  • Assistant Manager, Honda Siel Cars Division, July 2007 -Dec 2007
  • Assistant Manager, Tata Motors Ltd, Aug 1995-May 2007
  • Curriculum design and implementation


  • Calling work orientation among teachers, Papia Saraf and C. G. Venkstesha Murthy. Indian Journal of Psychology, 2021.
  • Demographic Variables and Psychological well being of teachers, Papia Saraf and C.G. Venkstesha Murthy. Indian Educational Review, July 2020
  • Presence of ?Calling Work Orientation? among Higher Secondary and College teachers in Mysore, Papia Saraf and C. G. Venkatesha Murthy. Journal of Psychosocial Studies, 15(1), 2020.


  • A study of the psychological well being of higher secondary and college teachers of Mysore, Papia Saraf and C.G. Venkstesha Murthy. Hope, efficacy, resilience, optimism towards holistic living, Conference proceedings, 14-15 May 2021, Jain University,Bangalore.
  • Calling work orientation and psychological well being among teachers, Papia Saraf and C.G. Venkstesha Murthy. The International Journal of Indian Psychology, 3(3), April-June, 2016


  • A comparative study on effect of abusive behaviour on self esteem among married and divorced Iranian couples. Mitra Haideri and Papia Saraf, Research Gate, January 2017.
  • Hidden energy of words: Affect of words on the degeneration of fruits. Maitra Haideri and Papia Saraf, Research Gate, Oct 2016.
  • Subjective well being of elderly women. Maitra Haider, Papia Saraf and Neda Afza Jameel, Research Gate October 2015.