Dr. Irum Alvi, PhD and M.A. (Gold Medalist), presently works as a faculty member in HEAS (English) Department, Rajasthan Technical University, Kota, India. She is head of Professional Communication Skills and Assistant Dean, Applied Sciences. She is also in charge of the Training and Placement Department, and has organized lectures and workshops for the students. She has professional experience of more than ten years in Academics and Training in the areas of Professional Communication Skills and Soft Skills.