Assistant Professor (Temporary)
Joining Date : 05/04/2021
Ph.D. in Sociology from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
M.A. in Social Work from Department of Social Work, University of Delhi
B.A. in English Literature from Zakir Husain College, University of Delhi
Interest Area :
Rural and Agrarian Studies, Caste and Tribe Relations, State-Insurgency Conflicts, State-Society Relations, Subaltern Studies
Courses Taught :
Social Work: Concept and Theories
International Conference(s) :
Title : Agrarian Transitions and Rural Social Relations in Jharkhand, India
Conference : 6th International Conference of the BRICS Initiative for Critical Agrarian Studies(BICAS), University of Brasilia, Brazil, 12th-14th November, 2018 (Funded by IIT Bombay)
Theme : Interrogating the ‘Rural’ in South Asia: Ruptures and Continuities
Conference : SOAS South Asia Institute (SSAI) Graduate Conference, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, United Kingdom, 12th-13th June, 2017 (Funded by SOAS-SSAI)
Theme : New intermediaries and the changing regimes of Agricultural Production in South Asia
Conference : 75th Conference of Association for Asian Studies (AAS), Seattle, United States of America, 31st March- 3rd April, 2016 (Funded by the AAS)
National Conference(s) :
Theme : Researching Rural India: Contemporary Challenges to Contextualizing Women’s Lives
Conference : Center for women and development studies (CWDS) – ICSSR supported Research Institute, New Delhi, 18th -19th Sep 2019 (Funded by CWDS)
Theme : Rural Social Transformation through Extension: Some Reflections
Conference : 42nd Indian Sociological Society (ISS), Conference held at Tezpur University, Assam,India 27th-30th December, 2016 (Funded by ISS)
“Agrarian Transitions and Rural Social Relations in Jharkhand, India”. Published in Conference Proceedings of 6th International Conference of the BRICS Initiative for Critical Agrarian Studies (BICAS).
Work Experience :
Designation : Research Associate, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India.
Duration : 2019 (November)- 2020 (May)
Responsibility : Research and Academic Activities
Designation : Teaching Assistant, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India.
Duration : 2013-2019
Responsibility : Assisting Faculties in Teaching and Academic Activities
Designation : Management Trainee, Reliance Foundation, Mission BIJ, India.
Duration : 3 months (July-September 2012)
Responsibility : Rural Community Development, Watershed Management, Food Crop Diversity