• Dr. Shweta Chawak, PhD is currently an Assistant Professor at Jindal School of Psychology and Counselling. She received her doctoral degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India. She has over six years of experience in research and one year of experience as a Lecturer. Through her PhD, she developed and tested the feasibility of an intervention which introduced the question prompt list to Indian cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy and their primary family caregivers. Ms Chawak was awarded a Certificate of Excellence for outstanding doctoral research in liberal arts for the year 2018 by the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, India. In 2015, she was awarded a silver medal for her MPhil degree. Her research was on psycho-oncology and focused on understanding patients’ perceptions of cancer consultation in the Indian medical setting.

education and training

full name

  • Shweta Kiran Chawak

primary email

  • shweta.chawak[@] jgu[dot]edu[dot]in