Dubey, A., Kumar, M.S., Srivastava, N. and Thomas, E. (eds) 2007 Globalisation and North East India: Some Developmental Issues. Standard Press, New Delhi .
Raju, S., Kumar. M.S. and Corbridge, S. (eds) 2006 Colonial and Postcolonial Geographies of India. Sage.
Kumar, M.S. 2006 Reconciling Identity and Citizenship: A Case for Moral Cosmopolitanism in a Divided World, Bulletin of Oriental Philosophy, Japan , 22, pp. 205-224.
Kumar, M.S. 2006 The Census and Women's Work in Rangoon , 1872-1931, Journal of Historical Geography, 32 pp.377-397
Kumar, M.S. 2004 “Colonel Sir Henry Yule, (1820-1889)” in Lightman, B. (eds). Dictionary of Nineteenth Century British Scientists, Thommes Continuum Press, USA , .4, pp. 2224-2229.
Kumar, M.S. 2004 Education and Participation of Women in the Labour Force: Evidence from India Micro Data, Proceedings of the First International Manas University Conference in Economics, Kyrgyzstan, Dubey, A. and Pala, V. (eds.)
Kumar, M.S. 2003 Urbanisation” Encyclopedia of Community: From the Village to the Virtual World. Thousand Oaks, Sage, CA., 4. pp. 1433-1437.
Kumar, M.S. 2003 Black Economy, Encyclopedia of Community: From the Village to the Virtual World. Thousand Oaks, Sage, CA., 1, pp.91-93.
Nag, S and Kumar, M.S. 2002 Noble Savage to Gentlemen: Discourses of Civilisation and Missionary Modernity in Northeast India, Contemporary India, 1, 4, pp 113-128.
Kumar, M.S. 2002 Anil Agarwal (1947-2002) From Rio to Rio+10: An Appreciation, Local Environment, 7, 3, pp.241-249.
Sharma, R.K., Kumar, M.S. and Meher, S. 2002 Education, Skills and the Labour Market in a Globalised World: A Case of India, Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 45, pp.1129-1147.
Selected Book Chapters:
Kumar, M.S. 2007 Value-based Education in a Globalised World, in Nikolopoulou, A. and Abhraham, T. (eds) The Challenge to Globalization: Education for Tolerance, Democracy and Sustainable Development.
Kumar, M.S. 2007 Capitalist World Development: A Critique of Radical Development Geography, Hubbard, P., Kitchin, R. and Valentine, G. (eds) Key Texts in Human Geography, Sage, London (forthcoming).
Kumar, M.S. 2007 Development, in Kitchin, R. and Thrift, N. (eds) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography, Sage, Boston (forthcoming).
Kumar, M.S. 2007 Historical Geography of Imperialism, in Kitchin, R. and Thrift, N. (eds) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography, Sage, Boston (forthcoming).
Kumar, M.S. 2007 Structure and Trends in the Informal Sector: A Case of North East India, in Dubey, A., Kumar, M.S., Srivastava, N. and Thomas, E. (eds), Globalisation and North East India: Some Developmental Issues, Standard Press, New Delhi (forthcoming) .
Kumar, M.S. 2006 Idioms, Symbolism and Divisions: Beyond the Black and White Towns in Madras , 1652-1790, Raju, S., Kumar. M.S. and Corbridge, S. (eds) 2006 Colonial and Postcolonial Geographies of India. Sage, pp. 23-48.
Kumar, M.S. 2005 'Oriental Sore' or 'Public Nuisance': The Regulation of Prostitution in Colonial India, 1865-1889, in Prodfoot, L. and Roche, M. (eds) Displacing Empire: Renegotiating British Colonial Geographies, Ashgate, London, pp.155-173.
Kumar, M.S. 2004 Rhetoric of Globalisation and Reforms: A Case of India (1991-2003), in Krishnaswamy, C.G, Keshava, S.R and Tirlapur, R.M. (eds) Better Expression on Globalisation, Bangalore University Press, India , pp. 23-52.
Kumar, M.S. 2002 The Evolution of Spatial Ordering in Colonial Madras in Blunt, A. and McEwan, C. (eds) Postcolonial Geographies, Continuum Press, London, pp.85-98.
2007 “Neoliberal Spaces and the Survival of Sustainable Communities in a Globalised World” Environment Research Institute, University of Ulster, Coleraine, Northern Ireland , 8 March.
2006 “Imperial Census of the Raj” Historical Geography Research Group Practicing Historical Geography 12th Annual Postgraduate & Undergraduate Conference. Wednesday 1st November. QUB.
2006 Invited Keynote Speaker “Sustainable Communities and the Earth Charter”. paper presented in the Four Nations Conference on Education for Sustainable Development & Global Citizenship, Wales Assembly, Cardiff, September
2006, Invited Keynote Speaker “Sustainable Communities”, paper presented in the release of the Sustainable Development Strategy White Paper for Northern Ireland . Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister, Department of Environment, May 9
2006 Grounding Development Studies Beyond the Global Divide: An Agenda for Internationalising the Curriculum. QUB. Higher Education Academy Registered Practitioners Forum, February 22
2006 “Idioms, Symbolisms and Divisions: Beyond the Black and White Towns in Madras, 1652-1850” Postcolonial Research Forum, QUB 26 April,
2004 “Sins of Flesh: Sexuality and Spaces in Colonial India paper to be presented in the European Social Science History Conference, 24 - 27 March Berlin, Germany.
2003 “Fractured Modernity and Representations: Missionary Discourses among the Indigenous Population of Northeast India , 1836-1900. 12th International Conference of Historical Geographers, Auckland , December.9-15.
2003 “Mapping Madness and Infirmities in Madras Presidency, India , 1931. C.Lloyd and M.Satish Kumar, 12th International Conference of Historical Geographers, Auckland , December, 9-15.
2003 Chaired a session in the 12th International Conference of Historical Geographers, at University of Auckland, New Zealand for the session: IV ‘Emigration Experiences’
2003 Invited Speaker “ From Development to post-Development: Implications for the Third World”. Presented in 28h Refresher Course in Economics”, at the Academic Staff College, JNU, 20th January.
2002 Invited Speaker “‘Noble Savages to Gentlemen’: Discourses of Englishness and Identity among the Tribals of Northeast India”. National Seminar Northeast: Challenges and Responses, 19-20 December, Nehru Memorial Museum and History, New Delhi, India .
2002 “Education, Skills and the Labour Market in a Globalised world: A Case of India”. 44th Annual Labour Economics Conference, Dec, 15-17, Panjab School of Economics, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (with R.K.Sharma and S. Meher)
2002 Key Note Speaker “Structure and Trends in the Informal Sector: A Case of Northeast India” National Seminar on Globalisation, Employment, Migration and Trade: Relevance for the Northeastern Region of India”. NEHU, 22-23 November.
2002 Invited Speaker “Environmental Implication of Urbanisation in the Third World”. Presented in 27th Refresher Course in Economics”, at the Academic Staff College , JNU, 14 September 2002.
2001 Chaired a session in the 11th International Conference of Historical Geographers, at University of Laval, Quebec for the session: 13 A Urban Historical Geographies VI. “The Shaping and Ordering of Public Space.”
Measures of Esteem
Member, Invest Northern Ireland Trade Delegation to India lead by Secretary of State, Northern Ireland, Mr. Peter Hain April 2006.
Member, Enterprise Ireland Trade Delegation to India led by Prime Minister Republic of Ireland, Taoisceach Bertie Ahern January 2006.
Coordinator, “Gandhi, King, Ikeda Peacebuilders’ Exhibition, QUB, 2005.
India - European Union Global Peace and Friendship Award, 2001 Apr, 2003.
Bhoovigyan (Earth Scientist) National Leadership Award for contributions to Population, Environment and Development Studies. India , December 20, 2002.
Nominated Director, Management Board, One World Center , Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2003-05.
Visiting Fellowship, Fitzwilliam College , University of Cambridge, 1998-99.
William Vaughan Lewis Award, University of Cambridge , September 1998.
Commonwealth Faculty Fellowship Award, University of Cambridge, 1997-8.
Distinguished Leadership Award, American Biographical Institute, 1996.
East West Program on Population Award of East-West Center (Honolulu, USA) 24th Summer Seminar on Population, 1 June-6 July 1993.
SGI Merit Award for Peace and Culture , Japan , 1992.
Ford Foundation Grant for Advanced International Training Course on “Women, Men and Development”, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, UK, 27 April - 24 July 1987.
Indian Council for Social Science Research (Young Scientist) and Jawaharlal Nehru University Grant to attend International Geographical Union Conference at Madrid, Spain, 27 30 August, 1986.
International Development Research Council Award (Canada) to attend an Advanced International Course cum Seminar on Urbanization in Developing Countries at Universiti Sains Malaysia, 23 July-17 August 1984.
Sr. Research Fellowship, University Grants Commission, Government of India , 1983- 85.
Research Fellowship, University Grants Commission, Government of India , 1981-3.