Department of English

Faculty Members: Department of English

Dr. Garima Kalita

Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: European literature, Cultural Studies, Psychoanalysis, Film studies, North East Studies, Post Modernism

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Engaged in research activities and academic pursuits in various capacities as active member of different organisations. Numerous articles published in national and international journals. Notable publications include – Cultural Matrices (2013),Reading India’s North East (2016),Perspectives of Cinema in Assam(2010), Pratiti aru Prokalpa (2008),Adhunik Manuhar Ashukh(2007) etc.

Dr. M.A. Karim

Professor

Dr. Raujline Siraj Farjina Akhtar

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D

SPECIALIZATION: Applied Linguistics, North East literature in English, Stylistics

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Applied Linguistics, North East Literature in English

Dr. Jayanta Madhab Tamuly

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: Conflict Studies, Literature from North East

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Peace and conflict studies, Popular Literature

Dr. B. Samita Devi

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., Ph.D.

SPECIALIZATION: European Literature, Gender Studies, Anglo-American Literature,African-American Literature

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: European Literature, Gender Studies

Dr. Samhita Bharadwaj

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A., Ph.D. (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: General and Areal Linguistics, Semantics, Typology, Morpho-syntax language documentation, Communicative English

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Linguistics and Allied Areas

Pramasa Saikia

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  MA, B.Ed (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Indian writing in English, American Literature

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: American Literature, Gender Studies, Creative Writing, Translation Studies

Riniva Thakuria

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:  M.A. (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Phonology, Dialectology, Sociolinguistics

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: 3 years in Sociolinguistics, Endangered Languages

Sukanya Kashyap

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., M.Phil. (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Indian Literature in English, Postcolonial Studies, South Asian Literature in English

RESEARCH BACKGROUND:

  • Completed M.Phil. ( Area: Postcolonial Studies; African Novel) in 2013
  • Pursuing Ph.D. (Area: Contemporary South Asian Literature in English)

Salma Begum

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: MA, B.Ed. (SLET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Indian Literature, African Studies, South Asian literature

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: Indian Writings in English as well as African literature

Dikshita Das

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., B.Ed. (SLET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Indian Literature

RESEARCH BACKGROUND: African Literature

Upasana Dutta Sarkar Rabha

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A. (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: Indian writing in English, Critical theory

Ritu Ranjan Gogoi

Assistant Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: M.A., M.Phil (NET qualified)

SPECIALIZATION: American Literature

RESEARCH BACKGROUNDCompleted M.Phil in The Panoptic Schema in Contemporary Crime and Thriller fiction

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