Symbiosis Law School, Pune
Dr. Shashikant Hajare has been working in Symbiosis Law School, Pune since March 2003. Currently, he is a ‘Professor’ at Symbiosis Law School, Pune (joined Symbiosis on 3 March 2003 as ‘Lecturer’ and promoted as ‘Associate Professor’ with effect from 1 April, 2011 and further promoted as ‘Professor’ with effect from 1 March, 2016 under Career Advancement Scheme). He has more than15 years of teaching experience since 2001. He is NET-JRF qualified (passed in 2002) and holds a Ph. D Degree in ‘Constitutional Law’ (passed in November 2010). Currently, he is a Member of the Academic Council of Symbiosis International University, Pune with effect from 22 March, 2017. He is also a Ph. D. guide for Faculty of Law at Symbiosis International University and 7 Ph. D students are pursuing doctoral studies under his supervision. One international student (Mr. Barzan Saliah Mustafa from Iraq) has completed his Ph. D under his guidance During his teaching career, he has also held administrative positions like Vice-Principal and Principal In-charge of Symbiosis Law School, Pune and Acting Dean of Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International University (from Feb. ’06 to Jan. ’07). He was Member of the Board of Management (BOM) of the Symbiosis International University (from 2008 to 2010). He has published many quality articles in reputed journals and he has also published a book on “The Law of Parliamentary Privileges in India: Problems and Prospects” published by Himalaya Publishing House in November, 2012 (ISBN: 978-93-5097-128-4). He has 3 international academic exposures (Sweden, Germany & Malaysia). He visited Orebro University in Sweden in April 2006 under the Faculty Exchange Programme and delivered lectures on Indian Constitutional Law. He has also visited Liebniz University, Hannover, Germany in November 2011 and delivered lecture on “Comparative Analysis of Constitutional Law in India and Germany”. He also presented paper in 11thASLI (Asian Law Institute) Conference held at University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 29-30 May, 2014 (Topic: Tradition-Modernity Polarities and Human Rights of Women: Tracking Judicial responses in India). He has received ‘Best Teacher’ award by SLS, Pune for 3 times in last 5 years.