Dr. Snehamanju Basu

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

Associate Professor

Department of Geography

About me

Educational Qualification:

Examination
Passed

Year

Board/University

Percentage of marks

Div/Class

Higher Secondary

1975

 

WBBHSE

 

63.3%

 

First

 

BA(Hons)

1980

Calcutta University

56.6%

Second

MA

1983

Calcutta University

63.3%

First

NET

1985

UGC

Qualified

 

PhD

1994

Calcutta University

Awarded

 

Scholarship received UGC junior & senior research fellowship for 5 years
Title of the thesis- “Population Resource Analysis in West Bengal- a Geographical Approach”        

Post Graduate Teaching Experience 16 years (2003- 2018)
Under Graduate Teaching Experience 19 years (1999-2018)
Number of registered research scholars: Eight (Registered)
Pre-submission by one scholar


Academic Expertise

  • Guest Faculty at University of Calcutta, Geography Department
  • Invited lecturer at Howrah Girl’s College, Geography PG Department
  • Expert at Interview at Howrah Girl’s College, PG Geography Department
  • Invited Lecture given at Dhaka University Department of Geography and Environmental Science
  • Moderator of Question Paper at SSC
  • Paper Setter and examiner at PSC
  • Board of Studies Department of Geography, University of Calcutta
  • Board of Studies Member at Vidyasagar College, PG Department of Geography
  • Board of Studies Member at Ashutosh College, PG Department of Geography
  • Board of Studies Member at East Calcutta Girl’s College, PG Department of Geography
  • Board of Studies Member at Sarsuna College, PG Department of Geography
  • Paper Setter and Examiner at Rastraguru Surendranath College, PG Department of Geogrphy
  • Paper Setter and Examiner at Ashutosh College, PG Department of Geography
  • Paper Setter and Examiner at Netaji Subhas Open University
  • Paper Setter and Examiner at Barasat State University
  • Head Examiner of Part III practical examinations of geography 2016,2017 and 2018 CU
  • Head examiner and question moderator of Part II practical examinations of geography, 2015 CU
  • Visiting Lecturer for Phd Course Work in Geography Department, University of Calcutta
  • Completed UGC minor research project on pavement dwellers
  • Acted as a co-chairperson in an International Seminar at University of Gour Banga
  • Acted as a co-chairperson in an International Seminar at University of Burdwan
  • Acted as a chairperson in an International Seminar organised by ILEE and Department of Geography (CU), 2014
  • Acted as a chairperson in a National Seminar organised by ILEE and Department of Geography (CU), 2016
  • Subject Expert for the purpose of selection of candidates for recruitment to the post of Assistant Master in Geography (English Medium) for New Integrated Govt, Schools under BRGF Scheme in West Bengal Subordinate Educational Service under the Department of School Education, Govt. of West Bengal
  • Author of the book entitled “Application of Quantitative Techniques in Population Data Analysis”
  • Editor of the book entitled Perspectives on Inclusive Urbanism:Exploring Marginality In Kolkata’ ISBN No: 978-81-925563-7-6

Administrative Experience

  • Acted as Teacher’s Council Secretary in Lady Brabourne College (2014-15)
  • Acted as Teacher’s Council Secretary in Lady Brabourne College (2016-17)
  • Organised all Curricular and extra-curricular activities within the college for these sessions.
  • Co-Convenor of PG Department of Geography 2015-16
  • Convernor of Magazine Committee (2015-16)
  • Convernor of Canteen Committee (2015-16)
  • Member of disciplinary committee of College
  • Member of IQAC
  • Acted as Officer in Charge at regular intervals since 2014 till date
  • Part of inspection team prior to the beginning of curriculam in Government Girl’s General Degree College (Ekbalpur College)
  • Governing body member at Prafulla Chandra College
  • Governing body member at Sivnath Sastri College
  • Honourable Chancellor’s Excellency’s Nominee to the court of Diamond Harbour Women’s University in terms of section 17(1)(c)(xviii) of the Diamond Harbour Women’s University Act, 2012.

Publications

List of Publications and Research Work

Sl No

Title of the Paper

Publisher

Year of
Publication

1

Marriage and Family Related Issues of Rural Women: A study in Haora District,West Bengal Co- Authored by Sutapa Pal

ILEE ISSN-0971-4170

April, 2018

2

Impact of Female work participation Rate,Leisure and Political Participation on quality of life of Rural Women in Haora District,West Bengal Co- Authored by Sutapa Pal

Indian Journal Of Spatial Science ISSN : 2249-3921,Vol.9(1)

March, 2018

3

Migration of Labor from India to Gulf Countries: how far it supports sustainibilty Co-authored by Rajesh Das

Indian Journal of Applied Research

Aug, 2017

4

Marriage and family related issues of rural women in Haora district: Co-authored by Sutapa Pal

The Indian Journal of Landscape, Ecology and Ekistics Study: Volume 40
ISSN no:0971-4170

 

June, 2017

5

Educational Status of Rural Women and its Impact on Quality of Life in Howrah District:Some Observations

ILEE-Vol.39(2),ISSN-0971-4170

December, 2016

6

Population pressure, resource crisis and resource management

Proceeding of National Seminar on Land use planning and management by ILEE and Dept. of Geography (CU)

Sep, 2016

7

Promoting social and economic empowerment of women in India: Policies and Programs -an appraisal

Newsletter, Women’s Studies Centre, Volume 7, ISSN No,: 2395-4299

2016

8

 

Ganga Pollution During Major Festive Season and its Possible Solution co-authored by Sohini Das

The Geographical Society of India
ISSN No: 0375-6386

 

2016

9

 

Housing condition and quality of life of rural women in Haora District: Some Observations co-authored by Sutapa Pal

Lady Brabourne College, Journal of Social Science,
ISSN: 2231-3400

2016

10

Socio-Economic Conditions of the slums in Kolkata: A Case Study of Ward No:82 co-authored by Mohana Basu

International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Studies
ISSN No: 2349-6711

September, 2016

11

Role of Hawkers in Creating Encroachment: A Case Study of Kolkata co-authored by Mohana Basu

International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Studies
ISSN No: 2349-6711

July, 2016

12

Quality of life among the pavement dwellers in KMDA

The Indian Journal of Landscape, Ecology and Ekistics Study
ISSN no:0971-4170

June, 2016

 

13

Pandel Makers- The Great Artisan of Bengal co-authored by Bidisha Barua

 International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Studies
ISSN No: 2349-6711

May 2016

 

14

Impact of demographic variables on India’s Development: A quantitative analysis

The Indian Journal of Landscape, Ecology and Ekistics Study Vol 38(2) ISSN no:0971-4170

Dec, 2015

 

15

Natural Resource Management with special reference to the state of Indian Agriculture

Proceeding of International Seminar on Environmental Perspectives and Resource Management

2015

 

16

Incidence of Crime against Women: Temporal and Spatial Analysis in West Bengal

Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies
ISSN:0971-4170

December, 2015

 

 

17

Gender inequality: a major social issue: Bagmuni Block in Purulia District: West Bengal co-authored by Bidisha Barua(research scholar)

Proceedings of UGC sponsored National Seminar on Environment and sustainability organized by Dept. of Geography of Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis Mahavidyalyay in collaboration with CU, ILEEE and WB State University

November, 2015

 

18

Impact of ethics and literature on psychological enrichment

Seminar Proceedings of Dept. of Philosophy, The Psychological Counselling cell and the Department of Urdu, Lady Brabourne College
ISBN NO: 928421-0-4

April 26th. 2014

 

19

Changing role of women in Indian Society

Newsletter: Women Studies, Lady Brabourne College,
Issn No: 2395-4299

March, 2014

20

Domestic violence: A Major Social Issue of the Present Society- Women’s Perception of Kolkata

Newsletter: Women Studies, Lady Brabourne College,
Issn No: 2395-4299

March, 2014

21

Human Resource Development on the basis of some selected indicators of Kolkata

Proceedings of UGC sponsored State Level Seminar by Netaji Nagar College, (C.U)

February, 2013

22

Kamini Ray

Dyuti

2013-2014

23

Sectoral Transformation of Working Population- An emerging issue of Rural India: A case study of Chanditala C.D Block-II, Hugli District

Geographical Review of India, Volume 71, published by The Geographical Society of India
ISSN No: 0375-6386

March 2009

24

The revolution towards gender equality- An Analytical Study of Indian Society

Journal of Social Sciences, Vol-2, Lady Brabourne College

2011

25

Assessment of Maternal and Child Health, The most crucial social issue with respect to the state of West Bengal

Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies

 June, 2008

26

Women Status in a Changing Society: An analysis of 2001 Cencus

PG Department Magazine

2006

27

Relation between Literacy and Population in the West Bengal: A Geographical Approach

Seminar given in 53-54 orientation Course, published in Calcutta University

2002-2003

28

Impact of some Selected resources on the literacy of West Bengal

Research Bulletin

1990

29

Utilization of Land Resources in the regional development of West Bengal and its impact on population distribution of the state

 

Geographical Review of India The Geographical Society of India
ISSN No: 0375-6386

December 1989

 

30

Influence Of increase in selected Areal and non-areal resources on the growth of population of West Bengal

Research Bullet-in published by the centre for Applied and analytical Geographic Research, Calcutta

March, 1988

 

31

Density Distribution of population in West Bengal as a function of selected Areal Resources

Indian Journal of Landscape Systems and Ecological Studies
ISSN:0971-4170

December, 1987

 

PUBLISHED BOOK:

Title of Book: Application of Quantitative Techniques in Population Data Analyses.
Publisher: Sahityasree                                                              
Place of Publication: Kolkata


CHAPTER CONTRIBUTION TO JOURNAL

“Impact of Cultural Assimilation in the Bordering districts of West Bengal post Indian Independence”
Book name: Pratidhwani the echo                                                      
Publisher: International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Studies
ISSN: 2321-9319
UGC Approved


EDITOR
‘Perspectives on Inclusive Urbanism:Exploring Marginality In Kolkata’ ISBN No 978-81-925563-7-6 year of publication 2018

List of Seminars, Presentation and Conferences for last 3 years

Sl no

Title

Organised By

Year

1

Population pressure, resource crisis and resource management

National Seminar on Land use Planning and Management by ILEE

2016

2

Human Resource Development on the basis of some selected indicators: A ward wise Analysis of Kolkata

UGC Sponsored State Level seminar by Sarsuna College, Kolkata

2012

3

Infant Mortality an indicator of Health Status of the population is a reflection of Regional Development: An Appraisal in Indian Context

UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Environment and Development by Lalbaba College and Department of Geography

2013

4

Water scarcity- the most important urban issue: A geographical analysis of Kolkata with special reference to some selected wards

UGC Sponsored National Seminar by Women’s Christian College

2015

5

Right to Education in India: A success or failure

UGC Sponsored National Seminar

2015

6

Livelihood Strategy to overcome Poverty:- Interstate migration from UP, Bihar to WB- A case study of migrants of Rishra

International Conference on urbanisation and Regional Sustainability

2016

7

An Appraisal of urbanisation and level of development in Haora district with special reference to five CD Blocks

International Conference on urbanisation and Regional Sustainability

2016

8

The Rickshaw Pullers of Kolkata: Now and Then

International Conference on urbanisation and Regional Sustainability

2016

9

A Study on the Cultural Assimilation of bordering districts of West Bengal

Itihas Academy Dhaka

2016

10.

Population , Environment and Sustainable Development

39th annual meet and conference, IIG,2017

2017

11

Livelihood strategy to overcome poverty: Inter- state migration from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar to West Bengal(A case study of Migrant of Rishra)

International Conference  on Urbanization and Regional Sustainability

2016

12

Living of Zari workers: a brief study about zari ornament firms for clay idols of shimul beria village with Subhra Halder

3rd international seminar on system dynamics, human nature interaction & societal discourses

2017

13

West Bengal With Its Emerging Population Growth And Effects On Employment with Suddhasil Bose

4th International Seminar on “Population, Urbanization and Environment: Contemporary Issues and Challenges”

2018

14

An Assessment of Industrial Site Suitability for Ranibandh Block , Bankura District , West  Bengal with Satabdi Roy

3rd international seminar on system dynamics, human nature interaction & societal discourses

2017

DETAILS OF THE RESEARCH SCHOLARS UNDER DR. SNEHAMANJU BASU

NAME OF THE RESEARCH SCHOLAR(S)

TITLE OF THE THESIS

JRF/NON-JRF

DATE OF QUALIFYING NET (JRF) /SLET EXAM

DATE OF REGISTRATION

JOINING IN COLLEGE

NUMBER OF PAPER PRESENTED/PUBLISHED

KAJRI SENGUPTA

DECLINING CONDITION OF BIDYADHARI RIVER AND ITS IMPACT ON LOCAL INHABITANTS:A GEOGRAPHICAL APPRAISAL OF THE SEWAGE CANALS IN KOLKATA CITY

JRF

30TH NOV,2011

30TH APRIL,
2014

13TH NOV,
2013

4

TAPAS DEBNATH

IMPACT OF INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY ON HEALTH OF SLUM DWELLERS IN KOLKATA

JRF

21ST APRIL, 2014

23RD FEB, 2017

10TH FEB, 2015

1

SATABDI GANGULY

 QUALITY OF LIFE OF THE AGED POPULATION IN HAORA DISTRICT,WEST BENGAL

JRF

DEC,2013

 23 rd February,2017

18TH JUNE,2015

3

SUTAPA PAL

STUDY ON QUALITY OF LIFE OF RURAL WOMEN IN HAORA DISTRICT, WEST BENGAL

NON-JRF

2002

 June, 2014

JANUARY,
2014

2

MANISHA SULTANA

IMPACT OF TOURISM ON RURAL ECONOMY-A CASE STUDY OF NADIA DISTRICT,WEST BENGAL

NON-JRF

JUNE,2012

3RD JUNE,2014

2013

3

BIDISHA BARUA

A STUDY ON THE INCIDENCE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN SELECTED CD BLOCKS,SOUTH 24 PARGANAS,WEST BENGAL

NON-JRF

2015

26TH APRIL,2017

2015

3

RAJESH DAS

MIGRATION AND RELATED PROBLEMS:A STUDY OF HUGLI INDUSTRIAL BELT,WEST BENGAL

NON-JRF

DEC 2004,
JUNE 2006

16TH  MARCH,2015

February 2012

3

SUDDHASIL BOSE

TECHNOLOGICAL PROCESSES MAKE CHANGES TO POPULATION GROWTH

JRF

JAN 2017

YET TO BE REGISTERED

6TH NOVEMBER 2017

3

SUBHRA HALDER

 

IMPACT OF HANDLOOM INDUSTRYON RURAL DEVELOPMENT

JRF

JAN 2017

YET TO BE REGISTERED

6TH NOVEMBER 2017

3