Faculty & Areas of Research
Dr. Rajneesh Mishra
Dean , VISH
Specialization Areas: Development and Growth, Migration Studies, Managerial Economics, Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Quality Assurance, Institutional Effectiveness, Business Excellence, Higher Education Management
Dr. Susmitha Shyamsundar
Associate Dean, VISH
Specialization Areas: ELT, Second Language Acquisition, Phonology
Dr. R. Thahiya Afzal
Specialization Areas: Indian writing in English, Food Studies, ELT, ICT
Dr. Rasheda Parveen
Specialization Areas: English in India, Cultural Studies, History of Ideas
Dr. Tannistha Dasgupta
Specialization Areas: Language Assessment, Educational Technology, Second Language Acquisition, Learner Autonomy, Task-based Language Teaching
Dr. Pragya Sen Gupta
Specialization Areas: Translation Studies, Discourse Analysis, Comparative Literature
Mr. Carlin Pouamou
Specialization Areas: Foreign Languages- French & Spanish
Dr. Sudesh Manger
Specialization Areas: Translation Studies, English Literature, History of Nepal, Nepali Literature and Indian Writing in English
Dr. Rakhi N.K
Specialization Areas: Language Technology, Syntax, Corpus Linguistics, NLP, Cognitive Science
Mr. Chandan Vishwas
Specialization Areas: French Language & Literature, Francophone Literature & Culture, Canadian French Literature & Culture, Linguistics, Translation Studies
Dr. Raghavi R K
Specialization Areas: Health Humanities, Graphic Medicine, Comics Studies, Literature and Medicine, and Visual Studies
Dr. Deepjoy Katuwal
Literature and Socio-cultural Identities in South Asia, Studies in Eastern Himalayan Literature, Culture and Languages, Postcolonial Literary and Cultural Studies, Indian English Literature, South Asian Language and Literary Studies
Dr. Arenkala Kichu
Specialization Areas: English Language Teaching (ELT), English for Specific Purposes (ESP), Second Language Acquisition (SLA), Curriculum & Syllabus Design
Dr. Renuprasad Hemkiran Patki
Specialization Areas: Didactics of German as a Foreign Language, Contemporary German Poetry, German Love Poetry, Modern German Literature, German into Marathi Literary Translations
Mr. Pankaj Kumar
Specialization Areas: Modern Japanese Literature, Translation Studies, Interpretation, Japanese Management, Japanese Culture and society
Ms. Kanaka Himabindu Pottumuthu
Specialization Areas: Socio-Cultural Anthropology, Urban Studies, Sustainable & Smart Cities, Ethnography and Medical Anthropology.
Dr. Tania Chakravarty
Specialization Areas: Social History of Modern India, Economic History of Modern India, Urban History of Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century India, History of Constitutional Reforms in Early Twentieth Century India, Environmental History of Modern India
Dr. Priyanka Ghosh
Specialization Areas: Political Ecology, Biodiversity Conservation, Protected Area Management, Human-animal Conflicts, Human-Environment Interactions in the Global South
Specialization Areas: Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics, Phonetics, Second Language Acquisition and Sociolinguistics
Specialization Areas: Religion in Contemporary American Fiction, Contemporary Gothic Studies, Women’s Literature, Feminist Theory, Contemporary American Literature
Specialization Areas: British Literature till the 19th century, Postcolonial Literature, Indian Writing in English, Literary Theory and Literary Criticism.
Dr. Anindita Shome
Specialization Areas: Migration and Diaspora Literature; South Asian Diaspora; Indian Diaspora Literary and Cultural Studies; Youth Studies; Transnational Literary and Cultural Studies.
Dr. Shubhra Ghoshal
Specialization Areas: Performative arts,European Drama,Indian Writing in English,Indian Theatre,Literary Theories
Mr. Dheeraj Kumar
Specialization Areas: Swiss-French Literature, French Language & Literature, Translation Studies, French Culture, French Writings on India & Indian Writings in French
Dr. Suresh Jagannadham
Specialization Areas: Contemporary / Modern Hindi Literature, Tribal Discourse of Hindi Literature, Documentation of Tribal Oral Traditions, Arts, Language, Literature and Philosophy of Tribes, Socio,Cultural identity of De-notified, Nomadic and Semi -Nomadic Tribes in India.
Dr. Mahi S Tharavathu
Specialization Areas: Immigrant Narratives and Contemporary Irish Studies, Global South Studies, Dalit Literature, Ecological Humanities, Mapping the ‘Gothic’ and the ‘Sacred’ in Space Discourses .
Dr. Devarati Roy Chowdhury
Specialization Areas: Food insecurity, livelihood analysis,Gender and Politics,Political Ecology and Political Ethnography,Landscape Governance,Election and Voting Studies
Ms. Neelima Adapa
Specialization Areas: Phonetics, English Language Teaching, Black Literature, Language variation, Innovations in ELT.
Dr. Sanjit Chakraborty
Specialization Areas: Philosophy of Science, AI and Morality, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind, Ethics
Dr. Arpana Venu
Specialization Areas: Intra-Asian Travel Writing, Translation Studies, Bhasha Literatures, Queer Studies and Film Studies.
Dr. Anupama A.P
Specialization Areas: Film Studies, Spectatorship Studies, Semiotics, Space studies and Psychoanalysis.
Dr. Nusrat Begum
Specialization Areas: Linguistic Landscaping, Research Writing, Language and Gender, Communication Skills, Advertising Language.