Ph.D. Scholars

Remya Ann Mathew

“Digital Childhoods in Urban Indian Scenario with reference to Delhi-NCR”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 20-Jan-2019

Email : anmat12@yahoo.co.in

Sarita Kumari

“Untouchables as Custodians of Salvation: A study of Doms in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh”

Supervisor : Sunil Babu & Co. Prof. Abhijit Dasgupta.

Registration : 28-Jan-2019

Email : kashyapsarita910@gmail.com

Rajat Kumar

“Sociology of Urban Agriculture: A case study”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 21-Dec-2018

Email : rajjat.kr@gmail.com

Sampurna Das

“Drifting with the River: Understanding the chars of Assam”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 06-Dec-2018

Email : sampurnasoc@gmail.com

Fancy Jamatia

“The Politics of Identity Construction in School Curriculum: A Study of Schools in Gomati District, Tripura”

Supervisor : Vikramendra Kumar

Registration : 19-Nov-2018

Email : fancyjamatia@gmail.com

Shweta Rani Khatri

“Living with Mosquitoes: Entanglement and the Politics of Life”

Supervisor : Yasmeen Arif

Registration : 07-May-2018

Email : shwetakhatri02@gmail.com

Sandeepan Das

“Tea Plantation Workers in a changing economy: The case of North Bengal”

Supervisor : Abhijit Dasgupta

Registration : 07-May-2018

Email : sdas83913@gmail.com

Shamayeeta Ghosh

“Producing the Land of Maharajas: A Sociological Study of Tourist Sites and Touristic Practices in Contemporary Rajasthan”

Supervisor : Vikramendra Kumar

Registration : 01-May-2018

Email : samayita.zoya@gmail.com

Syeda Asia

“Rethinking Inter-Organizational Relations: A Sociological Study of Consortia”

Supervisor : Roma Chatterji

Registration : 07-May-2018

Email : syedaasia@gmail.com

Meghna Bohidar

“The Performances of Reel and Real Life: Exploring ‘Love’ In Public Spaces”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 12-Oct-2017

Email : bohidar.meghna@gmail.com

Ishaque P.K

“The Idea of an ‘Authenticated Islam’: Mappila Muslim Traditions in Nadapuram, Kerala”

Supervisor : Vikramendra Kumar

Registration : 12-Oct-2017

Email : ishaquepkvanimal@gmail.com

Atiya Gopinath

“The Resurgence of Cow Protection in Contemporary North India: Politics, Religion and Economy”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 12-Oct-2017

Email : atiya11g@gmail.com

Mohammad Sajjad Hussain

“Platform Economy and Labour: A Sociological Study with Reference to Delivery Boys”

Supervisor : Nandini Sundar

Registration : 10-Oct-2017

Email : reach.sajjadhussain@gmail.com

Guangchunliu Gangmei

“Indigeneity, Land and Identity: A sociological Study of the Rongmei Tribe in Manipur”

Supervisor : Kamei Aphun

Registration : 08-Nov-2017

Email : guangchunliu.gangmei@gmail.com

Shivani Katara

“Profile, awareness, barriers regarding reproductive health & family planning among married Muslim women : An ethnographic study in an Urban setting”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 03-Feb-2016

Priti Chandra

“Understanding reproductive health services in the realm of body politics and caste in Uttar Pradesh”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 10-Mar-2016

Email : chandrapriti0703@gmail.com

Jyoti Saini

“Gender aspect of Infertility in India”

Supervisor : Tulsi Patel / Abhijit Dasgupta

Registration : 23-Mar-2016

Email : jsaini1988@gmail.com

Seema Mahi

“Dynamics of Dalit Identity and social changes: A case Study of Dera Sant Sarwan Dass Ballan, Jalandhar, Punjab”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 07-Mar-2016

Email : s_mahi12@yahoo.co.in

Antora Borah

“Assam-Nagaland Foothill Border: Identity, Migration and Development of Sema Nagas and Immigrant Bangladesi”

Supervisor : Shashi Bhushan Singh

Registration : 03-Oct-2016

Email : antoraborah88@gmail.com

Lenpu Rangla Khouchung

“The politics and Dynamics of clan formation among kharam tribe”

Supervisor : Shashi Bhushan Singh

Registration : 03-Oct-2016

Email : lenpu.khouchung@gmail.com

Prama Mukhopadhyay

“The fisherman of the forest: A socio-anthropological study of the landscape of the deltaic Sundarbans in Bengal”

Supervisor : Abhijit Dasgupta

Registration : 04-Oct-2016

Neerab Raj Gupta

“Understanding Disablity identity and the role of Academic Researches in India”

Supervisor : Satish Deshpande

Registration : 04-Oct-2016

Virien Chopra

“How do comics communicate: Analysing semantic formations in Comics”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 05-Oct-2016

Ojaswita Sharma

“Deusi and Bhailo Songs: Performative Arts and Beyond”

Supervisor : Roma Chatterjee

Registration : 05-Oct-2016

Email : ojaswita22sharma@gmail.com

Yang Haonan

“Social Capital and Public Welfare in West China”

Supervisor : Abhijit Dasgupta

Registration : 13-Oct-2016

Priya Bharti Churiyana

“Changes and challenges of scheduled caste girls in access to school education – Aagaland Sociological study of North West Delhi”

Supervisor : Satish Deshpande

Registration : 27-Oct-2016

Ayushi Rawat

“Researching Children Experiences in Kashmir: Perspectives on Conflict and Resistance”

Supervisor : Tulsi Patel / Vikramendra Kumar

Registration : 31-Oct-2016

Nargis Vasundhara

“Female Domestic Workers in India-Reproduction of Gendered Labour in Urban Homes”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 23-Mar-2015

Saumya Malviya

“Metaphor and Metonymy in the Constitution of Mathematical Knowledge: An Ethnographic Exploration”

Supervisor : Roma Chatterji

Registration : 08-Apr-2015

Email: saumya.najim@gmail.com

W.S. Machutmi

“Tribes and the Notion of Land: Changes in the Agrarian Structure and Social Relations among the Tangkhul Nagas”

Supervisor : Kamei Aphun

Registration : 15-Apr-2015

Email: wshimraymachutmi@gmail.com

Soumodip Sinha

“Middle Class Youth and the Field(s) of Political Assertion: A Sociological Study of Urban India”

Supervisor : Satish Deshpande

Registration : 07-May-2015

Email: soumodipsinha@gmail.com

Devika Mittal

“‘Secular’ School Culture: A Study of Two Schools in Delhi”

Supervisor : Meenakashi Thapan

Email: devikamittal31@gmail.com

Bhavneet Kaur

“Gendered Narrative Experiences of Memory and Resistance in Indian Administered Kashmir”

Supervisor : Yasmeen Arif

Registration : 04-Jun-2015

Email: ruhiluthra@gmail.com

Haider Ali Askary

“People, Politics and Ideology: Study of the Changing Aspects in Ladakh”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 11-Jun-2015

Email: haider.ali748@gmail.com

Kamalpreet Singh Gill

“Oral History, Folklore, and Gender – Studying Family History in Punjab”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 03-Nov-2015

Email: kamalpsingh1986@gmail.com

Tila Kumar

“Koshal Movement in Western Odisha: A Sociological Analysis”

Supervisor : Abhijit Dasgupta

Registration : 12-Nov-2015

Email: tilasocio@yahoo.com

Akriti Bhatia

“Understanding urban informality and Exclusion: A Sociological study”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 19-Nov-2015

Email: akritibhatia01@gmail.com

Kh. Neil Young

“Eroding Island, Shifting Lives: Socio-Ecological Change on Majuli Island, Assam”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 20-Nov-2015

Email: neilleo24@gmail.com

Sadiqali T.

“Educated Unemployed and their Families: A Sociological Study”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 07-Dec-2015

Email: sadiqalijnu@gmail.com

Amrita Middey

“A sociological study of ‘Jatra’ of Bengal”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 16-Dec-2015

Email: amritamiddey@gmail.com

Madhulika Sonkar

“Changing aspirations and challenges for Muslim girls’ education: An ethnography of girls’ schools in the Walled City”

Supervisor : Meenakshi Thapan

Registration : 28-Dec-2015

Email: madhulika.sonkar@gmail.com

Md. Jefra V.P.

“Everyday Life Rhythms and Urban Social Space: A Study of Valiyangadi, Calicut, Since the 14th Century”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 24-Apr-2014

K.S. Hakim

“From Abstract to Concrete: A historical sociology of parliamentary communism in Kerala”

Supervisor : Rajni Palriwala

Registration : 01-May-2014

Yaduvendra Pratap Singh

“The Changing status of a scheduled caste: A Sociological study of jatavs of city of Meerut”

Supervisor : Janaki Abraham

Registration : 02-May-2014

Email: ypsinghsocio@gmail.com

Arnav Das Sharma

“Ravidassia: Cultural Hybridity, Religious Practice and Community”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 15-Oct-2014

Email: arnav.vintage@gmail.com

Afeeda KT

“Religion and Body: Embodied Nature of Sacred Pain”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 27-Oct-2014

Email: afeedakt@gmail.com

Priti Laishram

“Rethinking Resistance: A sociological study of everyday life in Manipur”

Supervisor : Kamei Aphun

Registration : 12-Nov-2014

Email: pritilaishram@gmail.com

Anupama Ramakrishnan

“Ethnography of Migrants in the Andaman Islands”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 10-Dec-2014

Email: mhalsabai@yahoo.co.uk

Nikita Kaul

“Crafts and Forest: Understanding the relation through the vicissitudes of power”

Supervisor : Sudha Vasan

Registration : 22-Mar-2013

Email: nikitakaul@gmail.com

Mr. Syed Saqib Abbas

“Science, Innovation and the Modern University Situating Science in its Social Context”

Supervisor : Radhika Chopra

Registration : 17-Apr-2013

Sharib Zeya

“Land and Social Interaction in Rural Bihar: A Sociological Exploration”

Supervisor : Yasmeen Arif

Registration : 15-May-2013

Email: sharibzeya@gmail.com

Kim Joo-Hee

“Food and eating practices: Embodied ethnicity among settled migrants in Delhi”

Supervisor : Meenakshi Thapan

Registration : 14-Oct-2013

Email: angela.joohee@gmail.com

Nandini Hebbar N

“Understanding Caste, Gender and Sexuality: A Study of Youth in South India”

Supervisor : Janaki Abraham

Registration : 17-Oct-2013

Email: nandinihebbar@gmail.com

Sebanti Chatterjee

“Western classical music in Goa and Shillong: Exploring the Indigenous”

Supervisor : Roma Chatterji

Registration : 17-Oct-2013

Email: sebanti@gmail.com

Aheli Chowdhury

“Social Movements Post 1990s in India: Sociological Analysis of Changing Modes of Political Mobilisation”

Supervisor : Satish Deshpande

Registration : 09-Apr-2012

Email: aheli.chowdhury@gmail.com

Vasundhara Bhojvaid

“A Sociological Study of the Emergence of a Climate Change Agent : The case of Black Carbon”

Supervisor : Yasmeen Arif

Registration : 11-May-2012

Email: vasu21b@gmail.com

Utkarsh Kumar

“Negotiating Social Boundaries through Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)”

Supervisor : Nandini Sundar

Registration : 21-May-2012

Email: utkarshmishra83@gmail.com

Siddhi Bhandari

“Photographers And Photography: A Sociological Study”

Supervisor : Janaki Abraham

Registration : 07-Jun-2012

Email: bhandari.siddhi@gmail.com

Saba Firdaus

“Women’s Labour in the Household: Ethnography of Domestic Space”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 17-Oct-2012

Khushboo Jain

“A Sociological Study of Street Children and Youth in Delhi”

Supervisor : Janaki Abraham

Registration : 01-Nov-2012

Email: khusheejain@gmail.com

Chayanika Pal

“Beauty Parlours: a Sociological Study of ‘Beauty Work’ in India”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 06-Nov-2012

Email: chayanikap@gmail.com

G. Suguna

“Marriage practices among the Arunthathiyar caste in Tamil Nadu: A Sociological Study”

Supervisor : Anuja Agrawal

Registration : 06-Nov-2012

Email: sug_gandhi@yahoo.co.in

Vijay Bahadur

“Life After Bail of the Children in Juvenile Justice System and Interventions by the State: A Case Study of Delhi”

Supervisor : Janaki Abraham

Registration : 12-Nov-2012

Email: dostvj2001@gmail.com

Aaradhana Jhunjhunwala Dalmia

“The Urban, Everyday Life of a River”

Supervisor : Yasmeen Arif

Registration : 15-Nov-2012

Email: aaradhana25@gmail.com

Mohammad Iqbal

“Competing Tribal Identities: Hegemonies And Counter- Hegemonies”

Supervisor : Kamei Aphun

Registration : 19-Nov-2012

Email: iqbalindia@hotmail.com