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Former Charles Wallace Fellows

2013-2014
 
Dr. Birendra Suna
Postdoctoral Fellow
Indian Council of Social Science Research,
(Ministry of Human Resource Development)
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi
 
Research Interests: Social capital, poverty, livelihoods and public policy, ethnic conflict, nationalism, inequality and social mobility, globalisation, consumerism and environmentalism
 
2012-13
 
Dr Surya Prakash Upadhyay
Assistant Professor
Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Hyderabad
India
Research Interests: Globalization, mass media, television gurus and practices of self-care
 
2011-12

Dr Subir Rana
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi
India
Research Interests: Sexuality, colonialism, Christianity and comparative histories of gypsies in Europe with Indian 'untouchables'
  
2010-2011
 
Dr. Sanghamitra Choudhury
Assistant Professor,
Department of Peace and Conflict Studies Management,
Sikkim Central University,
Gangtok,
Sikkim

Research Interests: Women in conflict; socio-political identities; micro finance and entrepreneuship; folk music; Assam

2009-2010

Dr. Debbidata Aurobinda Mahapatra     

Assistant Professor  

Centre for South and Central Asian Studies, Central University of Punjab                                                                       

Center for Peace, Democracy and Development, University of Massachussetts, Boston.     

Research Interests: Kashmir borders; divided families; displacement; militarization of borders; ethnic conflict

2008-09

Professor Munmun Jha
Professor of Sociology,
Department of Sociology,
Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology,
Kanpur

Research Interests: India Society, Cultural Anthropology, Human Rights, Human Development, Social Movements, Child Labour, Social Gerontology, Disability Studies, Corporate Governance

2007-08

Professor Chandan Kumar Sharma
Reader and Head,
Department of Sociology,
Tezpur University,
Assam

Research interests: The Bodo ethnic movement, Assam, ethnic conflict north east India and Indian nation building.

2006-07

Dr. Kala Shreen
MOP Vaishnav College for Women
20, IV Lane , Nungambakkam High Road
Chennai - 600 034,
Tamil Nadu , India .
Research interests: See weblink Cultural Dynamics and Emotions Network CDEN.

2005-06

Dr. S. Sumathi
Senior Lecturer and Head,
Department of Anthropology
University of Madras
Chepauk,
Chennai

Research Interests: Development issues among the Malayalis of Javadhu Malai; Participatory Ethnography; Participatory Health Care Management

2004-05

Dr. Sameera Maiti
Associate Professor                                                                                                                                                            

Sikkim University, 6th Mile, Samdur                                                                                                                                    

Gangtok-737102                                                                                                                                                                

Sikkim

Research Interests: Socio-economic conditions and impact of development schemes on the tharu tribe of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

2000-2001

Professor Rowena Robinson
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology,
Bombay.

Research Interests: Sociology of religion and kinship, Conversion, Christianity in India


1999-2000

Professor Subadra Channa
Department of Anthropology
University of Delhi
Delhi-110007

1997-1998

Dr Deepak Mehta
Associate Professor

Department of Sociology
Delhi School of Economics
University of Delhi
Delhi 110 007
India

1996-1997

Professor Susan Visvanathan
Professor of Sociology
Centre for the Study of Social Systems,
School of Social Sciences, JNU

1995-1996

Professor Surinder S Jodhka
Professor and Chair

Centre for the Study of Social Systems,
School of Social Sciences, JNU