Dr. Sonia Khera
Assistant Professor and Research Head

Dr. Sonia Khera is a Law Professor by passion and a Doctor by profession. Over 24 years of practice as a Doctor, she is now serving as an Assistant Professor and Research Head in the Research Society-VIDHI of IILM University. Her journey as an academician has been characterized by a deep commitment to scholarship, an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, and a genuine passion for fostering learning and growth in her students. She began with a strong foundation in her chosen field of study in Medicine. She pursued her undergraduate studies in Bachelors of Dental Surgery, where her exceptional academic performance quickly marked her as a promising scholar. This paved the way for further academic pursuits.
As a dedicated educator, Dr. Sonia has played a pivotal role in shaping the minds of students. Her teaching methods are characterised by innovation, critical thinking, and a genuine desire to nurture her students’ intellectual curiosity. Her students often commend her for her ability to make complex concepts accessible and her unwavering support for their academic growth.
Beyond her institution, Dr. Sonia has actively contributed to the broader academic community. She has served on editorial boards, participated in academic committees, and collaborated with scholars from diverse backgrounds. Her commitment to fostering a culture of collaboration and knowledge-sharing is widely recognized.

Qualification

  • Ph D Research Scholar- Sushant University, Gurugram
  • LL.M from Amity Institute Of Advance Legal Studies, Noida
  • LL.B from IME College, Sahibabad
  • B.D.S from K.L.Es Institute of Dental Sciences, JNMC, Belgaum, Karnataka

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Awards

  • Rank Certificates: For Securing First Rank in K.L.E.S Institute of Dental Sciences
  • Award Certificates: Late Dr. P. Y. Jayadai award for standing highest in University
  • Best outgoing student by IDA , Karnataka State
  • Special Certificate given by Karnataka University, Dharwad for completing Final year in First Class.
  • Award Certificate: Dr. Ramakanth Venson award for best outgoing student member by Indian Dental Association, Karnataka
  • Certification of Appreciation from Lions Club of Belgaum for distinguish service/ participation.
  • Wide Appreciation: Scientific papers presentation.
  • University Rank, Chaudhary Charan Singh University
  • First Prize In Moot Court Competition, Ime College
  • First Prize in Case Analysis Competition, Essay Writing Competition
  • First In Orientation Group Discussion, Amity University
  • First Prize In Debate Competition On 2Nd Oct, 2022 By Amity University,
  • 100 Percent Attendance Award In Ll.B (2018-2021)

FDPs

  • Asian Law College – 9th Aug-19th Aug, 2022
  • School of Law, Sushant University- 13th-19th Dec, 2022
  • One week Faculty Development Programme on “Higher Education: A Paradigm Shift in Teaching and Learning” from July 24th to July 29th, 2023 organized by IILM Law School, Gurugram.
  • Attended in International Faculty Development Program 2023 on the topic of “Nextgen Technologies and Samples & EBD and Faculty Intrapreneurship” conducted by School of Law, Wosen University on 25th April, 2023.

Guest Lectures

  • Guest Lecture on “The Art of Advocacy” on 8th August, 2023 at Sushant University, Gurugram.
  • Lecture on “MOOT COURT” and “HOW TO PREPARE MOOT MEMORIAL” in March, 2023 at Sushant University, Gurugram.
  • Panel discussion and Guest Speaker on “Preventing medico-legal issues at clinical practices” at Win India-Gujrat Circle by Straumann company, May, 2022
  • Guest lecture for Doctors on “Medico-legal issues amongst Medical professionals” on August, 26th, 2022.
  • Guest Speaker for Women Dental Council on “ Driving women empowerment towards Innovation” on the occasion of inauguration of “Abhaya” by Dr. Kiran Bedi at Pragati Maidan on 17th July, 2022.
  • Guest Speaker for a webinar on “Preventing oral health issues during pregnancy” at the launch of a Toothpaste on 10th May, 2022 by Women Doctors Welfare Association, IMA.

Certifications and Participations

  • Attended a live training webinar on “Statistical Analysis for Research Scholars” conducted by Research Graduate.
  • Participated in the National Webinar on Empathy in Action “PAWsitivity Amplifying the Voice for the Voiceless” on July 22, 2023 organized by Faculty of Law WOMEN’S INDIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (WICCI).
  • Participated in a webinar on “lacunae in the law regarding men in India”conducted on 28th July, 2023 by All India Human Rights Association(AIHRA).
  • Panel Discussion titled – Contemporary Approaches for Revamping Criminal Justice System : A Global Perspective, organised by Delhi Metropolitan Education, Law School as a part of its International Symposium – “Remaking Criminology : Contemporary Insights on the Criminal Justice System” on 17th March, 2023.
  • Two days Research workshop on Research Methodology organised by Kerala Law Academy College in association with Center of advanced legal studies and research (CALSAR) on 3rd & 4th March.
  • National Webinar on “Awareness of Cyber Crime and Investigation Techniques by the Police” organised by Department of Criminology and Forensic Science, Rani Channamma University (RCUB), in association with Indian Society of Criminology on 22nd Feb, 2023.
  • National Webinar on “The Tussle between Executive and Judiciary vis-a-vis Appointment of Judges” Post Graduate Teaching Department of Law, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University on 20th Feb, 2023.
  • Training and Awareness program on “National Intellectual Property Awareness Mission” organised by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India along with Ministry of Education Innovation Cell (Ministry of India) on 19th Jan, 2023.
  • Participated in the International Conference on “Implementing People-Focused Access to Justice” conducted by Faculty of Shariah and Law, Villa College, Maldives, Equal Rights Initiative NGO (ERI), Maldives and Symbiosis Law School, Nagpur, India held in hybrid mode on 19th and 20th April 2023.
  • Attended in International Faculty Development Program 2023 on the topic of “Nextgen Technologies and Samples & EBD and Faculty Intrapreneurship” conducted by School of Law, Wosen University on 25th April, 2023.
  • Participated in One Day Virtual Workshop on “Generation and Commercialization of Intellectual Property” organized by Amity Law School, Amity University Madhya Pradesh on 8th May, 2023.
  • Attended a Live Training Webinar on “Statistical Analysis for Research Scholars” held on 3rd June 2023.