Ms. Shweta Rathore

Assistant Professor
Gender Identity, Identity Politics, Caste Politics

Professional Biography

Shweta’s areas of interest are gender politics, identity politics and party Politics. She has teaching experience of four years at universities such as the University of Delhi, Indraprastha University, and Galgotias University.

Shweta holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Delhi. She completed her Masters and MPhil from Jawaharlal Nehru University and is presently pursuing her PhD. She also works as an Academic Coordinator at IGNOU, New Delhi and has been a Resource Person for NCERT, New Delhi.

Publications (from 2015)

Research Monographs, Books and Book Chapters
Decentred Status of Dalit Women in India: Analysing the Politics of Inclusion or Exclusion, Reflections on Gender: Mapping the Territory (Rathore, S., 2019).

Representation of Dalit Women in Indian Politics - Analyzing the 73rd Amendment’, Lex Et Societatis (Rathore, S., 2018).

‘Changing Dynamics of Media, Ethics and Politics’, Nationalism, Ethnicity and Media Ethics, (Rathore, S., 2017).

Contribution to Profession and ​​Awards (from 2015)

Resource person for development of E-Content in economics for secondary and higher secondary stage organized by Department of Education in Social Sciences, NCERT, New Delhi (2017).

Coordinator: Research project titled ‘Legality, Identity and Acculturation - A Critical Study of Tibetan Refugees in India’.

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