Faculty Research

Dr. Devesh Kumar Avasthi

Dean, R&D

He comes with close to 39 years of deep professional and personal experience in teaching and research in Higher Education.

Dr. Ashish Mathur

Associate Professor

He has published numerous papers in leading journals and presented papers across the globe

Dr. Ashish Karn

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Experimental Thermal Fluid Sciences, Multiphase flows, Cavitation, Small Scale Hydropower, Hydrokinetic turbines.

Akash Raha

Assistant Professor, Literature

Akash was awarded the Doctoral Degree (PhD) in 2020 from the Centre for English and Cultural Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Asha Kaushik

Associate Professor, Literature

Asha has 21 years of experience in teaching and research. Asha has worked as visiting faculty at Pusan National University, South Korea.

Bitopi Dutta

Assistant Professor

Bitopi has been an Irish Research Council Awardee Scholar by the Government of Ireland (2017-2019), a Visiting Fellow at the University of Melbourne (2017) and has four books on displacement studies.

Debadrita Chakraborty

Assistant Professor

Debadrita Chakraborty is a Charles Wallace Fellow and an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK

Devaleena Kundu

Assistant Professor

Devaleena is a recipient of the Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Research Scholarship at the University of California, Berkeley

Dr. Shubhashis Gangopadhy


Dr. Shubhashis Gangopadhyay, is an eminent economist and also Founder and Director at India Development Foundation.

Dyotana Banerjee

Assistant Professor

Dyotana has published in Contemporary South Asia, Critical Asian Studies, and the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research.

Jayadev Parida

Assistant Professor

Jayadev was a Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Fellow and Indo-German-Project Fellow at Freie Universität Berlin (The Otto-Suhr-Institut für Politikwissenschaft), Germany.

Khyati Tripathi

Assistant Professor

Khyati Tripathi is a “death” scholar and has been working on death studies since 2009. She works from an interdisciplinary perspective based at the intersection of psychology, psychoanalysis

Manjari Chaturvedi

Assistant Professor

Manjari has been a Fulbright Scholar (FLTA) from 2016-17 at Florida International University (FIU), Miami, USA

Pankaj Singh

Assistant Professor

Pankaj's international research visits include Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, Centre for Philosophical Psychology at University of Antwerp, and Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia

Pooja Gupta

Assistant Professor

Pooja has presented research papers at 10 national and 5 international conferences, participated in 10 workshops/FDPs, published 12 research papers in international journals, contributed to two books

Richa Chilana

Assistant Professor

Richa was a recipient of a POSCO scholarship for scoring the highest marks in the B.A. (Honours) English examination (2006-07)

Ritam Dutta

Assistant Professor

Ritam was a Fulbright Teaching Fellow at Indiana University, Bloomington. Later, he earned a dual PhD in Curriculum and Instruction and Comparative and International Education

Sakshi Chanana

Assistant Professor

Sakshi Chanana is a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Notre Dame (2018-19), and a gold-medalist in M.Phil., she completed her doctoral thesis on Popular Literature from JNU, Delhi

Shalini Vohra

Associate Professor

Shalini has developed many courses, both in online and blended modes, and has 25+ publications in various international and national journals including five book chapters

Shatavisha Mustafi

Assistant Professor

Shatavisha has been the recipient of the Nehru Trust for the Indian Collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London grant and was a Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral fellow too.

Sudha Tiwari

Assistant Professor

Sudha has presented and published on themes such as the Partition of India, the Emergency, the New Indian Cinema, NFDC, cinema as resistance, etc.

Sunita Bhola

Assistant Professor

Sunita has worked closely with Ruskin Bond and authored a book based on his nature writings.