Dr. Shashikala Gurpur



Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, Professor and Director, Symbiosis Law School Pune; Dean, Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International University, Former Member, Law Commission of India

Member, Board of Management, Symbiosis International University.

Member, Advisory Committee, Symbiosis Center for International Education, SIU Board Member, IGNOU School of Law.

Dr. Gurpur, a recipient of Fulbright-Nehru International Education scholarship – 2011, is a distinguished academician who has been the recipient of the National and South Asian Legal Education Innovation Award 2011 conferred by SILF and MILAT. She has also been the member of the 19th Law Commission of India and also the member of the Bar Council of India. Her vast experience in the education sector in India and abroad has brought in many new ideas and vision for the institution. She is a member of the International Advisory Board of Irish Journal – Irish Review of CED Law & Policy, Northside Community Law Centre, Dublin, Ireland (2011) & IALS, International Legal Education, USA.  She has been a resource person at the Judicial Academy and also a resource person at several other distinguished forums.