Dr Arundhati Kulkarni, Assistant Professor, Govt. Law College, Hassan joined on deputation as Dean, Higher Education Academy, Dharwad in Dec. 2017. She has completed her LL.M and Ph.D from KUD. She has put in total 15 years of teaching experience as an Assistant professor in Law. She has also worked as in charge. Director of KSLU's Law School, Hubli, special officer to Honb'le Vice Chancellor, Karnataka State Law University, Hubli. She has been recognised as Guide by KSLU. Published 30 articles in reputed National Journals and published a book on Patent Law. Presented more than 42 papers in national and international seminars and conferences. She has coordinate two International and two national conferences and edited one book.