• Prof. (Dr.) Sanjeev P. Sahni is the Professor and Principal Director of the Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS), Director for Center for Victimology and Psychological Studies, Director for Centre for Criminology and Forensic Studies, Member of the Governing Body and Advisor to the Vice Chancellor at O.P. Jindal Global University.

    He holds a PhD degree in Psychology and possesses an extensive and rich experience of over 32 years in Academia, Industry and Government Sector. His work spans in the areas of criminal psychology, criminal justice, victimology, forensic psychology, policing and law enforcement. He has trained over 75,000 Professionals in over 50 countries.

    Dr. Sahni has taught Criminal Psychology in China several times. Dr. Sahni has recently been nominated as a Member of the Board of Directors of the International Society of Criminology. He is also a UN liaison committee member of World Society of Victimology (WSV). Among his several academic endeavours he has been regularly representing India at United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC – Austria, Doha, Japan) and Academic Council on the United Nations System. He has published more than 35 research articles in International and National Indexed Journals, and about 20 book chapters. With 15 books to his credit, some of the recent ones being - The Death Penalty (Springer), Internet Infidelity (Springer), Piracy in the Digital Era (Springer).

research overview

  • Dr Sahni's research areas include Sports Psychology, Organizational Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology etc. He has published over 40 research articles in International and National indexed Journals and about 25 book chapters. With 19 Books to his credit, some of the recent ones are; Criminal Psychology and the Criminal Justice System in India and Beyond (Springer Nature), Internet Infidelity: An Interdisciplinary Insight in a Global Context (Springer Nature), Piracy in the Digital Era: Psychosocial, Criminological and Cultural Factors (Springer Nature), The Death Penalty: Perspectives from India & Beyond (Springer Nature), Maximizing Human Potential Through Behavioural Competencies: 100 Core Competencies (Bloomsbury), Strategic Compensation Management & Design (Bloomsbury), and Conflict: The Police and The People (Lexis Nexis). 

teaching overview

  • Dr Sahni's teaching areas include Criminal Psychology, Competency Mapping, Organizational Behavior, Organization Development and Management of Change, Leadership, Business Communication & Etiquettes, Compensation & Benefits, Consumer Psychology, CyberPsychology; Compensation Strategies and Employment Laws to Post Graduate Students at O.P. Jindal Global University.

full name

  • Sanjeev P Sahni

primary email

  • drsahnijibs[@]jg[dot]edu[dot]in