Mr. Devanjan Khuntia

Assistant Professor
Sociology


Education

PhD in Sociology, Centre for the Study of Social Systems, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi; M.Phil in Sociology, Centre for the Study of Social Systems, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi..

Research Area

News Media, Political Economy of Media, Crime, Urban Sociology, Gender.

Subjects Taught

Urban Sociology, Political Sociology, Indian Social Thought, Sociology of Media, Visual Sociology

Publications & Presentations

8

Awards & Honors

  • Chaired International Conference on Emerging Trends & Transformation in Contemporary Society: A Global Futuristic Perspective at Amity Law School, Noida, India; Kulapati K.M. Munshi Award for Best Documentary Film- News on Wheels; Kulapati K.M. Munshi Award for Best Radio Feature - Ek Katha Bhrun Ki.

Research Experience

Worked on 5 research projects, as research associate, with institutions of international repute like Centre for Modern Indian Studies Georg-AugustUniversitat, Gottingen, Germany, National University of Singapore, Centre for Development Studies, India etc.