Dr. Asha Srivastava

Dr. Asha Srivastava

Forensic Psychology Department, CFSL CBI

Principal Scientific Officer & Head

Dr. Asha Srivastava is currently serving as a Principal Scientific Officer & Head of Forensic Psychology Department at Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL), Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), New Delhi. She completed her Ph.D. from Lucknow University. She has more than 28 years of experience in the field of Forensic Psychological technique. Besides this, she has 05 years of experience in the field of Applied Psychology and Clinical Psychology. She also worked as Lecturer, Psychologist and Assistant Director in different organizations. In addition to this, she has appeared in numerous courts as expert witness. She has examined more than 5000 subjects in 1700 cases referred by CBI, NIA, Delhi Police, Armed Forces and other Law Enforcement Agencies in the country. The high profile cases were Examined/ Analyzed/ Interpreted and reported with the help of different Forensic Psychological techniques. Some of these cases done by her are Pathankot Air Base Attack, Sheena Bora murder case, Sunanda Pushkar death case, Vyapam scam cases, Nirbhaya Rape Case, Shivani Bhatnagar Journalist Murder case, etc. She has taken membership of International Associate of British and European Polygraph Association and International Associate of American Psychological Association. She is a Life Member of Indian Science Congress, Indian Forensic Science, Indian Association of Clinical Psychologists, Indian Academy of Applied Psychologists, Indian Society of Criminology as well as National Association of Psychologist.