Yogesh Kumar Arya
Department of Psychology
New F/9, Hyderabad Colony, BHU Campus, Varanasi
|Sl. No.|| Degree|| Institution|| Year|
|1 ||P. G.|| Banaras Hindu University ||1995|
|2 ||M.Phil / Ph.D.|| Banaras Hindu University ||2009|
A. Teaching experience (in years): 15 Years
B. Areas of specialization: Cognitive Psychology, Health and well-being, Physiological and Neuropsychology
C. Number of M. Phil/Ph. D supervised: 4 (Ongoing)
D. Number of publications (National/International): 12
E. Major publications (selected)
1 Arya, Y. K. & Mishra, R. C. (2012). Development of Field dependent-field independent cognitive style and other cognitive functions in school children. Social Science International, 28, 359-370.
2 Mittal, S., Singh, T., Y. K. Arya & Tiwari, M. K. (2013). Effect of emotional arousal on eyewitness memory. Indian Journal of Social Science Researches, 10(1), 24-30.
3 Mandal, S. P., Arya, Y. K. & Pandey, R. (2014). Understanding emotion regulatory effect of mindfulness: Role of differentiation and range of emotional experiences. Indian Journal of Positive Psychology, 5 (4), 356-362.
4 Arya, Y. K. (2009). Contextual factors in memory. In A. Shukla (Ed.), Culture, cognition and behavior (pp. 107-131), New Delhi: Concept.
5 Mandal, S. P., Arya, Y. K. & Pandey, R. (2012). Mental health and mindfulness: Mediational role of positive and negative affect. Journal of Projective Psychology & Mental Health, 19, 150-159.
F. Research projects
SAP DRS-1, Department of Psychology, Banaras Hindu University,
"Determinants of time perception in cognitive affective disturbances" (20012-13).
UGC (Major Research Project) "Effects of stimulus ambiguity, presentation duration, associated meaning and perceivers? emotional state on time
G. Conference/symposia/seminars attended - 20
H. Courses and papers taught
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
Bachelor of Technology (Open Elective Course)
Master of Arts (Psychology)
Master of Personnel Management and Industrial Relations (MPMIR)
Foundations of Psychological Processes
Advanced Physiological Psychology
I. Academic/ professional membership
Life Member, BHU Psychology Alumni Association (BPAA)
Member, International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
Member, National Academy of Psychology (NAOP)
Life Member, National Magnetic Resonance Society
Life Member, National Association for Psychological Sciences
Life Member, Somatic Inkblock Society (SIS)
J. Administrative responsibilities held
Warden, AND Hostel from 2004-2997
Member, Faculty Examination Coordination Committee, FSS, BHU
Joint Secretary, FSS Athletic Association, Faculty of Social Sciences, Banaras Hindu University
K. Honors and awards received
1. Best Paper award for the paper entitled "Field-Independence and Intentional and Incidental Learning Task Performance among School
2. Best Paper award for the paper entitled "Determinants of time perception: Role of emotional state of the perceiver and valence of the perceived
3. Best Paper award for the Paper entitled "Role of cognitive style in vocational and career related