Purnima Bali is an Associate Professor at Shoolini University. She teaches and conducts research in diverse streams of English Literature. She obtained her PhD in English Literature from Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla (HP) India. With over 12 years of teaching experience, she has made significant contributions to academia, including numerous international research papers, reviews, book chapters, and edited books published by renowned journals and publishing houses.

Bali has received several prestigious honours, namely the ‘Young Faculty Award-2016’, ‘Bright Educator Award-2017’, and ‘Bright Educator Award-2018’, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to education and research. She also holds editorial positions in reputable journals such as the SCIREA Journal of Education, The Criterion: An International Journal in English, and The International Open Research Journal (IORJ). Additionally, she serves as a member of the Advisory Committee for numerous national and international conferences.

She actively participates in various professional organisations, including the International Society for Research & Development (ISRD), the Social Science and Humanities Society under the International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), and Muse India. Bali's research areas encompass Indian Writing in English, Cultural Studies, Feminism, and World Literature. Currently, she is diligently working on completing ongoing projects involving the editing of multiple books.