Professor Siuli Sarkar

M.A., Ph.D (C.U.)

Principal

About me

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

School/College & Board/University

Examinations Passed

Year of Passing

% Marks Obtained

Division/Class/Rank

Subjects Studied

Christ Church Girls’ School

WB Board of Secondary Education

Madhyamik

1977

70.5%

I

Beng, Eng, Maths, Hist, Geo, Life Sc., Phy Sc., Sans, Logic, Work Edu

Lady Brabourne College

WB Council of Higher Secondary Education

Higher Secondary

1979

70.1%
(Without Additional Subject)

I

Beng, Eng, Hist, Pol. Sc., Sans

Presidency College

University of Calcutta

B.A. (Hons.)

1982

60.7%

I
(First Class First)

Pol. Sc. (Hons.)

University of Calcutta

M.A.

1984

301 Grade Points
(63% approx.)

I
(First Class Second)

Pol. Sc.

University of Calcutta

Ph.D

1998

 

 

Pol. Sc.

RANK/SCHOLARSHIP/STIPEND/AWARD

  1. Award of National Prize for performance in Madhyamik Examination, 1977, Government of west Bengal.
  1. Merit Certificate under National Scholarship Scheme for Madhyamik Examination, 1977, Government of India.
  1. First in Humanities from Lady Brabourne College in Higher Secondary Examination, 1979.
  1. Award under the National Scholarship Scheme for securing First Rank in Political Science (Honours), 1982, University of Calcutta.
  1. Jubilee Post Graduate (Merit) Prize, 1982 on the result of B.A. Part II Honours Examination (Political Science), University of Calcutta.
  1. First Class Second in M.A. Examination, 1984.
  1. Rank First in PSC Interviews 1987, 2010.

 

DETAILS OF EMPLOYMENT

Employer

Post Held

From

To

Scale of Pay & Pay Drawn

Lady Brabourne College, Govt. of West Bengal

Full Time Lecturer in Political Science,
WBES

July 1, 1987

June 30, 1995

Rs. 2200– Rs. 4000

Lady Brabourne College, Govt. of West Bengal

Assistant Professor of Political Science, WBES

July 1, 1995

July 26, 1998

Rs. 3000 –Rs. 5000

Lady Brabourne College, Govt. of West Bengal

Reader in Political Science, WBES

July 27, 2010

December 31, 2005

Rs. 3700 – Rs 5700

Lady Brabourne College, Govt. of West Bengal

Associate Professor of Political Science,
WBES

January 1, 2006

July 22, 2010

Rs. 37400 – Rs. 67000
+ Grade Pay Rs. 9000.

Hooghly Mohsin College, Government of West Bengal

Professor of Plotical Science, WBSES

July 23, 2010

January 31 2011

Rs. 37400 – Rs. 67000
+ Grade Pay Rs. 10000

Lady Brabourne College, Govt. of West Bengal

Principal

February 1, 2011

Present

Rs. 37400 – Rs. 67000
+ Grade Pay Rs. 10000 + Spcial Allowance Rs. 3000.

Publications

 SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
BOOKS:

  • Gender Disparity in India: Unheard Whimper, PHI Learning, New Delhi, July 2016.
  • Rajnaitik Tatwa : Paschimi Chintadhara (jointly with Payal Bose), Progressive Publishers, 2012.
  • District Politics and Administration: First Phase of the Red Panchayats in West Bengal, Scholar Publications, Kolkata, May 2010
  • Public Administration in India, PHI Learning, New Delhi, Jan, 2010
  • Kolkata Hawkers: A Chronicle of Deprivation, Discontent and Struggle, World View Publications, Kolkata, Jan 2009.
  • Ei Aamader Desh , Leena Publication, April 2006
  • Bharatiya Prashashan, West Bengal State Book Board, July 2004.

 

ARTICLES IN EDITED VOLUMES:

        • “Gender Disparity in Indian E-Governance”, IQAC edited Volume, Sarada College, BSU, 20916
        • “Female Hawkers in Some Third World Cities”, Contemporary Social Problems in India, Vol II, Daya Publishing House, New Delhi, 2016.
        • “Women and Literature: Some Female Writers and Female Characters in Bengali Literature”, The Other Universe, Edited Book of Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College, Setu Publishers, 2015.
        • “Sahitye Naree: Leela Majumdar Er Olimashima”, Nohi Samanya Naree, Setu Prakashani [in press].
        • “Participation Through Reservation: A Rural Indian Picture”, Women’s Voices: Visions and Perspectives, Sampark Publishers, New Delhi [in press].
        • Publication of Women’s Studies Centre Newsletter article on Women & Environment, March 2017.

JOURNALS:

  • “Rabindrachintane Rajneeti, Arthaneeti O Samajneeti”, Rabindranath Tagore Advanced Research Centre, Journal 1 [in press].
  • “Tagores Perception of Women in Colonial Bengal: Kalyani in Aparichita”, IQAC Journal of Lady Brabourne College, Vol. 5, 2016.
  • A Review Article on a book entitled Self-Finance of the Local Government: Experience of West Bengal Panchayats, by Dr. Panchanan Chattopadhyay, Professor and Head, Department of Political Science, Assam University, Socialist Perspective, 2014.
  • “Journey of the West Bengal Panchayats (1978-2012)”, Socialist Perspective, December 2012 -  March 2013, Vol. 40, No. 3-4.
  • “Socio–Economic Profile of the Street Hawkers of Kolkata”, Journal of Sociological Association of West Bengal [in press].
  • “Some Peculiar Features of Street Hawking in Kolkata”, Jadavpur University Journal of Sociology, Volume 6, No. 6, Jadavpur University, 2012.
  • “Partisan Politics and a Crack in the Red Fort of West Bengal,” The Lady Brabourne College Journal of Social Sciences, Vol II, 2011.
  • “Participation of the ‘Weaker Gender’: India Now and Then”, Politicus, Vol 1, No.2, July-December, 2009, Ashutosh College Publication,(Invited Contribution).
  • “Female Representation in Indian Panchayats” Socialist Perspective, Vol.37, No-s, 1-2, June 2009- September 2009.
  • “Political Orientation of the Street Hawkers of Kolkata”, The West Bengal Political Science Review, Volume XI, No.2, July-December, 2008.
  • “Communications Between the Panchayats and the Marginalized: A Development Perspective,” Socialist Perspective, Vol.35, No1-2,. June-September, 2007.
  • “The Study of the West Bengal Zilla Parishad and the Relevance of the Communications Perspective”, The West Bengal Political Science Review, Vol. X, No.1, Jan-June, 2007.

SEMINAR PROCEEDINGS:

  • “Human Rights and Women-Related Problems”, Journal of West Bengal Human Rights Commission, 2015.
  • “Administration of Female Education in West Bengal: a 21st Century Scenario”, West Bengal Political Science Review, 2014.
  • “Unwanted Effects of Globalization on Indian Economy”, Conference Volume of the 34th Annual Conference of Bengal Economic Association, organized by the Department of Economics, Lady Brabourne College, February, 2014.
  • “Gender Disparities in Health”, Conference Volume of UGC-sponsored National Seminar on Social Inequality: Some Contemporary Issues of India, organized by the Departments of Political Science and Sociology, Lady Brabourne College, March, 2013.
  • “Beauty of the Three Classical Indian Languages”, Conference Volume of UGC-sponsored National Seminar on Comparative Aesthetics of the Sanskrit, Persian and Hindi Literature, organized by the Departments of Sanskrit, Persian and Hindi, Lady Brabourne College, April, 2013.
  • “Swami Vivekananda”, Conference Volume of UGC-sponsored National Seminar on Swami Vivekananda’s Vision and Its Relevance in the Contemporary World”, organized by Lady Brabourne College in collaboration with Ramakrishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan, March, 2013.
  • “Diaries and Memoirs:Autobiography of Rassundari Dasi”, Conference Volume of UGC-sponsored National Seminar on History Through Reminiscence: Diaries, Memoirs & Oral History, organized by the Department of History, Maulana Azad College and Paschimbanga Itihas Sansad, 2012.
  • “Status of Muslims in West Bengal and Gujarat: A Comparative Study”, Proceedings of the International Seminar on Globalization, Capitalist Crisis & Inclusive Development: Myths and Reality, Lady Brabourne College, 2011.
  •  “Akbar’s Benevolent Administration: An Objective Analysis”, Administration, Politics and Society in Medieval India 1206-1707 A.D., UGC-Sponsored National Seminar organized by the Departments of Political Science and Islamic History and Culture, Maulana Azad College, October, 2010.
  • Article on “Socio-political Behaviour of the Underprivileged” in WBPSA, Ninth Annual Conference Souvenir, March, 2007.

 

PRE-PUBLICATION REVIEW

  • Pre-publication reviewer of Pearson Text Books on Political Science Honours, 2011.
  • Pre-publication reviewer of Higher Secondary Text Books, appointed by West Bengal Council of Higher Education, 2006.

 

SELECTED LECTURES/TALKS

LECTURES DELIVERED/ PAPER PRESENTATION

  • “Protecting Women in Bengali Literature”, Invited Lecture, UGC Sponsored National Seminar, Ramakrishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan, April, 2017.
  • “Girl Children and the value of Education in India”, State Level programme to celebrate the National Girl Child Day, Department of Women and Child Development and Social Welfare, Government of West Bengal, Jan, 2017.
  • “Women and Literature: A New World for Bengali Women”, Lecture in Orientation Course, C.U., Jan, 2017.
  • “Women’s Empowerment and the Role Played by Education”, Seminar on ‘Globalisation, Empowerment and Inclusive Growth’, organized by Ananda Gopal Memorial Industrial Relations and Management Development Institute, Durgapur, November 28, 2015
  • “Women’s Participation in Politics: The Issue of Reservation”, Lecture organized by Calcutta Girls’ College, Kolkata, October 9, 2015
  • “Erasing Barriers to Girls’ Education: Innovate to educate’, Speaker at the Panel Discussion organized by Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, October 6, 2015
  • “Gender, Politics and Empowerment”, Seven-Day Interdisciplinary Research Methodology Workshop on ‘Politics of Gender: Family, Community and State’, organized by the Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College in collaboration with School of Women’s Studies, Jadavpur University and Sachetana, an NGO, October 5, 2015.
  •  Speaker in a Symposium on ”Samajik Agrasaratay Naree Shakti” organized by Dr. Sashi Panja, Honourable Minister of State (Independent Charge), Women and Cild Development and Social Welfare, Government of West Bengal, Sptember 19, 2015
  • “Reservation for Women in Indian Panchayats and its Impacts”, 111th Orientation Programme organized by the UGC Human Resource Development Centre, Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, September 4, 2015.
  • “Contribution of the 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act to Women’s Empowerment in Rural India”, 110th Orientation Programme organized by the UGC Human Resource Development Centre/Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, July 24, 2015
  •  “Representation through Reservation: Profile of Indian Panchayats”, Special Summer School organized by the Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta/HRDC, June 9, 2015
  • “Women’s Participation in Indian Panchayats: Myth or Reality?”, organized by the Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, April 16, 2015.
  • “Shikshito Nari, Shikshito Samaj”, Invited as a Guest Speaker in the programme Ghare-Baire, organized  by Kolkata Doordarshan, March 6, 2015
  • “Kanyashree Prakalpa”, Invited Lecture, Sabala Mela, organized by Rajpur-Sonarpur Municipality, South 24-Parganas, February 15, 2015
  • “People’s Involvement, Women’s Involvement: Democratization of the Panchayati Raj System in West Bengal”, Second Workshop on Panchayat and Rural Development, CSDRR. Rabindra Bharati University, November, 2014
  • “Some Recent Experiences of Women’s Involvement in Politics”, Two Consecutive Lectures in the Orientation Programme organized by Calcutta University Academic Staff College, September 18, 2014.
  • “Involving More People, Involving More Women: Remodelling the Third Level of Government in Rural India”, Invited Lecture at UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar organized by the Department of Political Science, Haringhata College, Nadia, September 4, 2014.
  • “Representation Through Reservation: Women in Indian Panchayats”, Special Summer School organized by the Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta/HRDC, June 9, 2014
  •  “Women’s Participation in Indian Panchayati Raj System”, Two consecutive lectures in the Calcutta University Orientation Programme, Academic Staff College, April 16, 2014.
  • “Psychological Nourishment: The impact of Christmas Carol”, inaugural lecture at a National Seminar on Psychological Enrichment of Students:Role played by Ethics and Literature, organized by the Departments of Philosophy & Urdu in collaboration with Psychological Counselling Cell, Lady Brabourne College, April, 2014.
  • “Female Education in West Bengal: A 21st Century Scenario”, at the 15th Annual Conference of the WBPSA on Contemporary Trends in Politics and Political Science, March, 2014.
  • Rabindranather Mayar Khela”, the inaugural lecture at a seminar organized by the Alumni Association of LBC, February, 2014.
  • “Positive and Negative Results of Globalization in the Socio-economic Sector of India”, the inaugural lecture in the 34th Annual Conference of Bengal Economic Association in collaboration with the Punjab National Bank, ICSSR and Council for Higher Education, Government of West Bengal, organized by the Department of Economics, Lady Brabourne College, February, 2014.
  • “Some Suggestions Regarding the Present Structure of West Bengal Panchayats”, invited lecture in a One-day Workshop on The Challenges Before the Fourth State Finance Commission, organized by the Centre for Decentralization and Rural Reconstruction, Rabindra Bharati University, January, 2014.
  • Two consecutive lectures on “The Concept of Public Welfare in India”, Refresher Course, Department of Sanskrit, University of Calcutta, 18th September, 2013.
  • Saratchandra Chattopadhyay: Byakti o Srashta”, seminar organized by the Alumni Association of Lady Brabourne College in collaboration with the Department of Bengali, Lady Brabourne College on Saratchandra Chattopadhyay, September, 2013.
  • “Panchayats of West Bengal:Strength and Weakness”, invited lecture in One-day Workshop on Decentralization and the Financing of Local Governments in West Bengal”, organized by the State Finance Commission in collaboration with Sampling and Official Statistics Unit, I.S.I, Kolkata, July, 2013.
  • “Messages of Education at various Stages of Life”, invited lecture at Mahavir Institute of Education and Research, May, 2013.
  • “Comparative Aesthetics of Literature”, lecture delivered at UGC sponsored National Level Seminar organized by the Departments of Sanskrit, Hindi & Persian, Lady Brabourne College, April, 2013.
  • “Female Education in India in the twenty First Century”, an invited lecture at UGC sponsored National Level Seminar on Education organized by the Institute of Education for Women, Hastings House, Government of West Bengal, March, 2013.
  • “Kinds of Social Inequality in India”, Lecture delivered at UGC sponsored National Level Seminar organized by the Departments of Political Science and Sociology, Lady Brabourne College, March, 2013.
  • “Visions of Swami Vivekananda”, lecture delivered at UGC sponsored National Level Seminar organized by all the Departments of Lady Brabourne College, March, 2013.
  • “Women’s Movements in India”, lecture delivered at seminar organized by Agami Nirman, an NGO and Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College, March, 2013.
  • “Vote daan ekti mulyaban adhikar o kartabya” (in Bengali), an invited lecture delivered at National Voters Day, organized by Basanti Devi College in collaboration with District Election Officer (Kolkata South) and Director of Land Records and Surveys and Joint Land Reforms Commission, West Bengal, January, 2013.
  • “Female Education in Colonial Bengal”, lecture delivered at Annual Conference of Paschimbanga Itihas Samsad, January, 2013.
  •  Invited lecture delivered on “Value of Education” at the Annual function of Udvaas, an NGO, January, 2013.
  • “Women and the Value of Education”, National Level Seminar on Socio-Economic Reality in the Present Scenario, organized by Durgapur Centre For Urban Development, December, 2012.
  • “Women’s Achievements in Literature”, talk given at a seminar on Women and Literature held at Lady Brabourne College organized by the Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College, October, 2012.
  • “Consumer Rights and their Protection” talk given at a seminar on Consumer Rights held at Lady Brabourne College organized by the Department of Consumer Affairs and Fair Business Practices, Government of West Bengal, September, 2012.
  • “Mental and Physical Health of Girls in West Bengal”, lecture delivered at an Awareness Programme on Adolescent Health for Girls organized by the Adolescent Health Committee of Bengal Obstetric and Gynecological Society, August, 2012.
  • “Women and their Achievements”, lecture delivered at the United Bank of India on the occasion of International Women’s Day Celebration, March, 2012.
  • “Female Hawkers as a Class”, Two consecutive lectures at an Orientation Programme organized by the Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, February, 2012.
  • “Violence Against Women in West Bengal”, lecture delivered at a seminar on Women and Violence organized by the Women’s Studies Centre, Lady Brabourne College, February, 2012.
  • “Let us Talk Bengal”, a talk given at a workshop on Contemporary Bengal held at St.Xavier’s College organized in joint collaboration with Department of Political Science, St.Xavier’s College and Department of Political Science, Lady Brabourne College, September, 2011.
  • “Role of the Second Chamber in Modern Democracy”, a lecture delivered at a seminar on Democracy and Second Chamber held at Lady Brabourne College organized by West Bengal Political Science Association in collaboration with Department of Political Science, Lady Brabourne College, September, 2011.
  • “Political Science: Concept, Nature and Approaches”, Extension Lecture given at Ramakrishna Sarada Mission, Vivekananda Vidya Bhavan, February, 2010.
  • Paper on “Socio-Political Behaviour of the Underprivileged”, presented at the Ninth Annual Conference of WBPSA, 17 March 2007.
  • “An Ethnographic Study of the Street Hawkers of Kolkata”, presented in a U.G.C supported workshop on Governance organized under the DRS Programme, Department of Political Science, Calcutta University,  December, 2006.
  • “Feminism and Politics”, lecture delivered as a resource person at the Orientation Programme for College and University Teachers, organized by the Academic Staff College (UGC), University of Calcutta, February 2006.
  • Interactive Lecture on “Paschim Banger Tristar Panchayati Raj Byabastha” organized by the Netaji Subhas Open University and Gyan Vani FM Channel, broadcasted on 30 January, 2006.
  • Interactive lecture on “Rajniti o Prashasan: Parasparik Samparka” organized by the Netaji Subhas Open University and Gyan Vani FM Channel, broadcasted on 18 January, 2006.
  • NAAC and Its Evaluation, Asutosh College, August 2016.
  • Preparation for the forthcoming Accreditation, Shibnath Shastri College, August 2016.
  • Lecture as a special guest on the occasion of International Wome’s Day at ISI Kolkata, March 2017.
  • Key Note Address at an Annual Two-day Seminar on Women in 21st Century Issues and Challenges, Department of Sociology, Rabindra Bharati University, March 2017.
  • Inaugural Lecture at a Book Launch Ceremony on Women,  Ramakrishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan, March   
    2017.
  • Lecture as a Guest of Honour, National Level Seminar, Department of Urdu, Aliah University, April 2017.
  • Inaugural Lecture of One day workshop organized by the Department of Geography, C.U. and the Dept. Of Geography, L.B.C. on CBCS., August 2017.
  • Lecture as the Chief Guest, Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony, Women’s Christian College, September 2017.
  • Inaugural Lecture at a Book Launch Programme on the biography of a revolutionary terrorist in Bengal, May 2018.

RESEARCH
RESEARCH PROJECT:
U.G.C sponsored Minor Research Project---“Socio-Political Behaviour of the Underprivileged: A Study of the Street Hawkers of Kolkata” submitted in April 2008.

OTHER RESEARCH ACTIVITIES:

  • Ph.D Thesis Examiner of Burdwan University, 2013.
  • Ph.D Thesis Examiner of Banasthali University, Rajasthan, 2012
  • Recognised as supervisor for Ph.D Programme in Political Science of Calcutta University since 27.08.2011.  Smt. Trijita Gonsalves, Department, Political Science, Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata is working as Ph.D scholar under my supervision.

TEACHING
TEACHING AT UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL:

  • Lady Brabourne College, University of Calcutta, at Honours level, from February 1, 2011 - till date as Professor.
  • Hooghly Mohsin College, University of Burdwan, at Honours level, from July 23, 2010 - January 31, 2011 as Professor.
  • Lady Brabourne College under University of Calcutta, both at Honours and General level from July 1, 1987 to July 22, 2010 as Lecturer, Assistant Professor and Associate Professor.
  • Deshbandhu College for Girls’ under University of Calcutta, both at Honours and General level from March 26, 1987 to June 30, 1987.
  • Lady Brabourne College under University of Calcutta, both at Honours and General level from July 1, 1986 - June 30, 1987 as part time lecturer., 

TEACHING AT POSTGRADUATE LEVEL:

  • Department of Political Science, Lady Brabourne College under University of Calcutta from July, 2014
  • Department of Bengali, Lady Brabourne College under University of Calcutta from July, 2014
  • Hooghly Mohsin College under University of Burdwan, from July 23, 2010 - January 31, 2011

EXAMINERSHIP, PAPER-SETTING

  1. Paper-setter, Moderator, Head Examiner, Examiner and Scrutinizer for B.A. Honours and General Examination of the University of Calcutta.
  2. Scrutinizer for M.A. examination, University of Calcutta.
  3. Paper-setter B.A and M.A. examinations, Netaji Subhas Open University.
  4. Examiner, Political Science Honours examination, St. Xavier’s (Autonomous) College, Kolkata.
  5. Paper-setter, Head Examiner and Examiner of WBCS and other Civil Service Examinations of the West Bengal Public Service Commission.
  6. Paper –setter and Moderator for Higher Secondary Examination, West Bengal Council for Higher Secondary Education.
  7. Member of Higher Secondary Syllabus Committee.
  8. Member, PG Board of Studies, Burdwan University.
  9. Paper Setter of UG (Honours) and PG Examinations of Burdwan University.
  10. Moderator of the West Bengal Council of Rabindra Open School.
  11. Paper Setter & Moderator, Sidho Kanho Birsha University.

ADMINISTRATIVE/PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATION:

  • Principal, Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata, February 1, 2011 - till date.
  • DDO, Ekbalpur General Degree College, April 2016 – March 2017.
  • Member of Senate, University of Calcutta, February, 2012 - till date.
  • Member of Syndicate, University of Calcutta, July, 2015 - till date.
  • Member of Disciplinary Committee, University of Calcutta, June 2012 - till date.
  • Member, Academic Advisory Committee, UGC-Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, January, 2012 – January, 2014.
  • Chairperson (Ex-officio) Board of Studies of the Ten Postgraduate Departments of Political Science (since 2016), Chemistry (since 2016), Botany (since 2016), Zoology (since 2016), Bengali (since 2014), Mathematics, Physics, Microbiology, Geography and English, Lady Brabourne College from February 1, 2011 - till date.
  • Life Member, West Bengal Political Science Association, since 2008.
  • Life Member, Indian Political Science Association, since 2007.
  • Life Member, Council for Political Studies, Kolkata, since 2006.
  • Member, Board of Residence, University of Calcutta, 2015-till date.
  • Member, Holistic Development for Faculty Development Programme, University of Calcutta, 2016 – till date.
  • Member of a Committee regarding regularization of service of Mess Employees, University of Calcutta, 2016- till date.

SELECTION COMMITTEE:

  •  Government Nominee for selection of Assistant Professors of Political Science in Government Colleges of West Bengal, January, 2017.
  • Subject Expert for selection of Government School Teachers of Political Science in Government Schools of West Bengal, July, August & September, 2016.
  • Subject Expert for selection of Assistant Professors of Political Science in West Bengal Government Colleges, May-June, 2015
  • Subject Expert for selection of Assistant Professors of Political Science in West Bengal Government Colleges, May-June, 2014
  • Member, Selection Committee for selection of Associate Professors and Assistant Professors at Sidho, Kanho Birsha University, August, 2014
  • Vice Chancellor’s Nominee, Selection Committee to select Associate Professors and Assistant Professors at Sidhu-Kanhu-Birsa University, June, 2012.
  • Vice Chancellor’s Nominee, Selection Committee to select Associate Professors and Assistant Professors at Gour Banga University, December, 2011.
  • Member, Selection Committee to select Lecturer against FIP at Ramkrishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan, August, 2010.
  • Member, Selection Committee to select Assistant Head Mistress of West bengal Tribal Welfare School, organized by the West Bengal Public Service Commission, February, 2010.
  • Roving Observer, Joint Entance Examination, conducted by W.B.J.E.E.B, April 2017.
  • Roving Observer, P.University Admission test conducted by W.B.J.E.E.B., May 2017.
  • Inspection as C.U. Syndicate Representative, at Baghbazar Women’s College for the Introduction of P.G. History. in May, 2017
  • Inspection as C.U. Syndicate representativeat Women’s Christian College for the Introduction of PG Sanskrit, July 2017.
  •  Inspection as C.U. Syndicate representative at  Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri College for the Introduction of PG English, July 2017.
  • Represented L.B.C. before RUSA Office, New Delhi regarding utilization of RUSA grant, November 2017.
  • G.B. President of Shibnath Shastri College since March 2018.


ORGANIZING SEMINAR/CONFERENCE

  1. Organized Twenty UGC/CPE sponsored National Seminars during February, 2011 – till date.
  2. Joint Convenor of an International Conference on “Globalization, Capitalist Crisis and Inclusive Development: Myths and Reality” held in December, 2009 organized by the Departments of Economics, Political Science and Sociology, Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata.

SESSIONS CHAIRED

  • Session in a UGC Sponsored National Seminar at Ramakrishna Sarada Mission Vivekananda Vidyabhavan, April, 2017.
  • Session in an International Conference on ‘Religion’, organized by the Centre for the Study of Religion and Society, Department of Sociology, Jadavpur University, March 2016.
  • Session in an International Conference on “Religion and Globalization: A Changing Perspective” Organized by the Centre for the Study of Religion and Society, Department of Sociology, Jadavpur University, December 2012.
  • Session at a UGC-sponsored State Level Seminar on “Position of Women in India”, organized by Hooghly Mohsin College in collaboration with Paschim Banga Itihas Samsad, September, 2010.
  • Session at a UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘The Role of the Hooghly District in Spreading Education in Bengal”, on the Occasion of 175th Year Celebration of Hooghly Mohsin College, August 2010.
  • Session in a Research Workshop on “Internationalizing Research and Collaboration: Australian Fellowship, Exchange and Study Abroad Programmes”, organized by the Indian Association for the Study of Australia, Eastern Region and the Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, 30 March, 2009
  • Session in an International Conference on “Landscapes and Rivers: Symbolizing Cultural Linkages between Australia and India,” Organized by the Indian Association for the Study of Australia, Eastern Region and the University of New South Wales, Australia, 22-23 January, 2009.

FELICITATIONS AND HONOURS

  • Felicitated as a contributor to the Journal of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission by the Government of West Bengal, December 2015.
  • Invited by Agami Nirman, an NGO, as their Special Guest to their research-based annual musical programme, April, 2014.
  • Invited as a Special Guest by the Eastern Railway Men’s Congress Women’s Council on the occasion of the publication of their tri-lingual literary magazine “Shreeja”, March, 2014.
  • Nominated as one of the members of the Expert Committee of the UGC-New Delhi, Dec 9-13, 2013.
  • Felicitated by I Lead, an Educational Institute for “for exemplary leadership qualities and outstanding contribution in the field of Education”, September 5, 2013.
  • Shiksha Ratna Award from the Dept. Of Higher Education Science and Technology and Bi