Dr. Abdul Qaiyum

Assistant Professor


Abdul finished his doctoral studies in Sociology at Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.

Research Area

Migration and Social Mobility Studies, Social Exclusion, Sociology of Development, Sociological Thought, Sociological Theory, Religion and Minority Studies.

Professional Experience

He has worked as the Coordinator of Global Studies Programme in JNU for four years; and he has worked as a Senior Researcher in Centre for Equity Studies.

Subjects Taught

Introduction to Sociology, Religion and Society, Research Methods and Social change and Development.

Publications & Presentations

2 Published Paper, 2 accepted as book chapters & 2 Presented.

Awards & Honors

UGC awarded Junior Research Fellowship (2012).