Assistant Professor , School of Undergraduate Studies
Ph. D Doctoral Dissertation: “Politics of Culture: A Comparative study of the writings of Coomaraswamy and Dharmapala” from Centre for Political Studies, School of Social Sciences, JNU 2015
M. Phil. Thesis: “Politics of Exemplar: The study of the Buddha in the writings of Coomaraswamy” from Centre for Political Studies, School of Social Sciences, JNU 2010
Masters in Political Science from Centre for Political Studies, School of Social Sciences, JNU 2008
Graduation in Political Science from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi 2006
Department of Political Science, Sri Venkateshwara College, University of Delhi. (July 2015-Sept 2016) Papers taught : Indian Political Thought, Nationalism in India and Modern South Asia.
Academic Counselor, IGNOU for Masters Programme 2015 for the courses :MPS 1 Political theory and MPS IV Comparative Politics
Teaching Assistant at Centre for Political Studies, SSS, JNU, Course PO-410N Indian Politics I: Political thought in Modern India.( Monsoon Semester July- Dec 2013)
Department of Political Science, ARSD College, University of Delhi.(Feb 2011- April 2015) Papers taught: Comparative Politics, Indian Political Thought and Development Process and Social Movements in Contemporary India.
My Zone / Area of Expertise
Courses offered :
Politics in South Asia
Political Thought in Contemporary India
Introduction to Politics
Indian Constitution and Democracy.
Granted the Junior Fellowship at the Max Weber Advanced Centre for Cultural and Religious Studies, University of Erfurt,Germany (2017-18)
Granted the SMGFR by Ambedkar University for the project titled “ Buddhist Thinkers of Modern India” (2017-18)
Awarded Junior Research Fellowship 2008 and Senior Research Fellowship 2011 by University Grants Commission and Qualified the’s National Eligibility Test, University Grants Commission for Lectureship in India, Dec 2008
Awarded Certificate of Merit by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for AISSCE 2003 and was awarded National Scholarship of Merit 2003-2006.
‘Institutions of Faith in Resilience Building during Disasters: Church and Communities in Lamka and Churachandpur’ coauthored with GVC Naidu in Development and Disaster Management: A Study of the Northeastern States in India ed Singh Amita, Springer, India , 2018.
‘Religion and culture in nation building and governance of South Asia’ in Governance in South Asia eds Rumki Basu and M Shamshur Rahman, Routledge, London, 2017.
Sinhalization of Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Journal for Peace Studies, 50 Vol. 21, Issue 2 April - June, 2014, pp 45-63
Entries on Ananda K Coomaraswamy and Anagarika Dharmapala in H. M Sanjeev, Makers of South Asia, to be published by Sage, India (Mid 2018 )
Entries on Bal Gangadhar Tilak and V D Savarkar in Enclyopedia of Indian Religions (ed) Arvind Sharma, Springer. (Mid 2018)