Prof. DR. A. NAGARATHNA

Associate Professor, Coordinator, Advanced Centre on Research, Development & Training in Cyber Law and Forensics.

Prof. DR. A. NAGARATHNA

Associate Professor, Coordinator, Advanced Centre on Research, Development & Training in Cyber Law and Forensics.

Biography

Dr. A. Nagarathna has completed her graduation (BA.LL.B. 1999) and LL.M, (2001) (Commercial Law), from Bangalore University. She is PGD in IR & PM, [Ph.D.]. She secured First Rank in both BA., (Bangalore University, 1997) and LL.B., (Bangalore University, 1999) and is awarded with 5 Gold Medals in LL.B. She has completed her Ph.D., in “Medical Negligence” from Gulbarga University, 2012.

She taught for over 5 years from 2001 to 2006 at K.L.E. Society’s Law College, Bangalore and joined NLSIU in November 2006 and is currently working at NLSIU as the Associate Professor of Law. Her subjects of interest include Criminal Laws, Cyber Laws & Cyber Forensics and Medical Laws.

She was selected for the “International Visitor Leadership Program [IVLP]” on “Linking Digital Policy to Cybercrime Law Enforcement”.

She has delivered lecture on ‘Terrorism and India – Legal Framework and Human Rights concern in the series of guest lectures on India Reader Course, School of Social Work, Loyola University, Chicago, US [2008].

She has contributed to the State’s policies and practices as a member of:

  • Member, Interoperable Criminal Justice System [ICJS] Review Meetings, Ministry of Home Affairs, New Delhi, since 2016.
  • Member, Expert Panel set to draft BIS’s National Standard on Data Privacy, since 2016.
  • Member, Research Admission Committee, CMR University, January 2014 and 2015.
  • Member, Academic Review Committee, Central University of Tamil Nadu [CUTN] in January 2013.

She has edited 4 books on Cyber laws and has authored chapters on Cyber Crime laws. She has received Honorary Citizenship of Texas, Director Emeritus, Global North Texas, USA, 2017.