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Dr. Hriday Ranjan Kalita

Designation: Assistant Professor, HOD of School of Social Science

Email: hriday@kazirangauniversity.in

Academic Qualifications:

  • M.A. in Sociology, Department of Sociology, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi.
  • Ph.D. from Department of Sociology, Dibrugarh University.
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Works:

Research Interest:
  • Gender Studies
  • Sociology of Development
  • Conflict and Women
Workshops Attended:
  • Attended a 10 Days ICSSR Sponsored Training Course on “AdvancedResearch Methodology and Computer Applications in Social Science Research”Organised by Department of Education, Doomdooma College, Tinsukia, Assam

Publications:

  • “Gender Trouble, Empowerment and Patriarchy: A Sociological Study in a Higher Learning Institution of Assam” in-Saikia, J.P. and H. Borgohain (Eds.) “Gender Trouble: A Study in North- East India”_ ISBN: 978-81-926394-0-6. Year- 2013.
  • “Youth Unrest as Social Problem: A Theoretical Understanding in Sociological Discourse” in Journal of Research, Extension and Development. Volume-2, No- 5, January, 2014. ISSN: 2319-1899.
  • “Widowhood, Gender and Health in Nalbari District of Assam: A Qualitative Analysis in Sociological Discourse” in-Saikia, J.P. (Ed.) “Gender & Health: A Sociological Insight” ISBN: 978-93-81784-31-0. Year- 2014.
  • Book Review on “North-East India: The Human Landscape”, Edited by Manis Kumar Raha. In Man and Life, Vol. 41, No: 3-4, July-December, 2015. ISSN: 0972-4109
Research Paper Presentations:
  • “Victims of Armed Conflict: Women and State in Assam” Presented at the International Seminar on ‘Governance, Development and the State in Contemporary Times’ organised by Department of Sociology, Tezpur University, March, 2016.
  • “Gender Trouble, Empowerment and Patriarchy: A Sociological Study in a Higher Learning Institution of Assam”_ Presented at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Gender Troubles in North East India” organized by Department of Sociology, Amguri College, Assam.
  • “Gender and Social Problem: A Theoretical Understanding in Sociological Discourse” _Presented at National Seminar on “Understanding Social Problems in North East India” organized by Department of Sociology, Dibrugarh University, Assam.
  • “Youth Unrest as Social Problem: A Theoretical Understanding in Sociological Discourse”_Presented at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Youth Unrest and Agitations: Its Trends in Present Society” organized by Department of Sociology & Centre for Sociological Study, Jhanji Hem Nath Sharma College, Assam.
  • “Gender and Development: A Theoretical Understanding in Sociological Discourse”_ Presented at ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on “Development and Population Stabilisation in India” organized by Department of Education, Doomdooma College, Assam.
  • “Conflict, Women and Gender: A Sociological Study”_ Presented at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Gaps in Gender Development in Assam: Problems and Prospects” organized by Department of Sociology, Panigaon Om Prakash Dinondia College, Assam.
  • “Role Conflict among Urban Women: A Sociological Study on the Working Women of Oil India Ltd. Duliajan, Assam”_ Presented at the XIV National Conference on Women’s Studies on “Equality, Pluralism and the State: Perspectives from the Women’s Movement” organized by Indian Association for Women’s Studies.
  • “Aged Women and Old Age Home: A Gendered Insight”_ Presented at the National Seminar on “Aging in India with Special Reference to North East India” organized by Equal Opportunity Cell, Tezpur University, Sponsored by ICSSR, Delhi.
  • “Internally Displaced Women in Assam: A Gendered Insight”_ Presented at the 40th All India Conference of Indian Sociological Society, Varanasi, 2014.
  • “Individuality as ‘Capability Deprivation’: A Critical Analysis in the Context of Women and Development in India”_ Presented at the 41st All India Conference of Indian Sociological Society, Bhubaneshwar, 2015.