Dr. Arundhati Kulkarni, Assistant Professor, Govt. Law College, Hassan joined on deputation as Dean, at Higher Education Academy, Dharwad in November 2017. She has completed her LL.M and Ph.D from Karnataka University Dharawd. 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 and worked as special officer to Honb'le Vice Chancellor, Karnataka State Law University, Hubli. She has been recognised as Guide by KSLU, Hubli and 3 students have been awarded with Ph.D degree under her guideship. She has Published 30 articles in reputed Journals and published a book on Patent Law. Presented more than 42 papers in national and international seminars and conferences. She has coordinated two International and two national conferences and co-ordinating Induction Training Program for newly recruited Assistant Professors of Government First Grade Colleges and actively involved in organizing various other training programs of the Academy.