Dr. T. Neishoning Koireng

Assistant Professor

Association with University : 20-06-2013 to till date

Ph.D. from North Eastern Hill University, Shillong (2012).

Master Degree in Cultural Studies (specialization in Folklore) from Tezpur University, Assam.

UGC-JRF (Folk Literature)

E-mail : neishoning [dot] koireng @ cuj.ac.in

Mobile : +91-8521380573 / +91-6203328336

Interest Area / Specialization :

  • Folklore and Folklife Studies of Tribals

  • Comparative Studies on Marginalised People’s Folklore

  • Interdisciplinary Studies on Folklore and Creative Expression

Authored Books :

Publication (Book Chapter) :

  • Title of Book Chapter – A Study of the Environmental Sustainability from the Oraon Folklore of Jharkhand, Book Name – Publisher: Eudoxia Research centre, India, ISBN - 97798544599142.

  • Title of Book Chapter – The Koireng, Book Name - People’s Linguistic Survey of India Vol. Eight Part II. The Languages of Manipur, Publisher: The Orient Blackswan.

  • Title of Book Chapter - Evolving Perspectives: A Look at the Origin Narratives of the Korens of Manipur, Book Name – Glimpses of Tribal Issues, Publisher: Sundeep Prakash, New Delhi, ISBN – 817574194-5.

  • Title of Book Chapter - Orality Tradition in Transition: The Koireng Example, Book name – Oralty and Beyond, Publisher: Sahitya Akademi, ISBN – 81-260-2452-6.

Publication (Research Journals) :

  1. IGNCA Journal of Arts Kalakalpan, VI, No. 2, ISSN: 2456-8201, 2022,Topic - Book Review S C Roy’s The Oraons of Chotanagpur, 2018.

  2. Modern Thamizh Research, Vol. 9 No. 4, ISSN: 51-65, 2321-984x, 2021, Topic - A Study on the Biates Community with special reference to Material Culture and Performing Folk Arts.


  4. Modern Thamizh Research, Vol. 9 No. 4, ISSN: 71-85, 2321-984x, 2021, Topic - Socio- cultural implications of the Kaletletngam (A KOIRENG FOLKTALE).

  5. Gnosis : An international Refereed Journal of English Language and Literature, Vol. 3/No. 3, ISSN: 2394-0131, 2017, Topic - Interpretatrions of the Koirengs Folk tale of manipur on the Ngaitai tale.

Professional Development Programmes :

  • Refresher course in Tribal Studies, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong [01-03-2021 to 13-03-2021].

  • Research Methodology Course organized by Faculty Induction Development Cell (FIDC), Central Universty of Jammu [15-06-2021 to 30-06-2021].

  • Evolving Media: Effective Teaching & Research, Faculty Development Programme organized by Amity University Kolkata [12-07-2021 to 16-07-2021].

  • Skilling Teachers for Online Education, Faculty Development Programme, Uka Tarsadia University (UTU), Bardoli, Gujarat [02-06-2020 to 06-06-2020].

  • Comprehensive Quality Initiatives for Higher Education in Pandemic Era, Faculty Development Programme, Uka Tarsadia University (UTU), Bardoli, Gujarat [26-05-2020 to 30-05-2020].

Grants and Fellowships :

  • UGC-JRF for pursuing Ph.D. by UGC.

Other Engagements :

  • Delivered invited lectures in various workshops, webinars and International Seminars.