Dr. Dolly Phukon

Dr. Dolly Phukon
Dr. Dolly Phukon
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Associate Professor
Political Science

Profile

Educational Qualifications:

  • M.A., Ph.D

Specialization:

  • Indian Political Thought, Political Theory and Gender Studies
Papers Taught
  • Post Graduate Course: Modern Indian Political Thought, Women, Society and Politics in India
  • M.Phil & Ph.D Course: Political Theory

Research Projects:

  • Portrayal of Women in Print Media in Assam, UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project (2010-12)

Ph.D / M.Phil Scholars:

Sl. No.

Name

Topic

Status

(On-going /Completed)

1.

Mr. Janardan Borah

(P.hd Scholar)

Role of Self-Help Group in Economic and Political Empowerment of Schedule Caste Women in Assam: with special reference to Lahowal, Borboruah, Tengakhat and Panitola Development Blocks of Dibrugarh District

On-Going

2.

Neha Gupta

(M.phil Scholar)

Class and work in Marxist Feminism: An analysis of female domestic workers

Completed

3.

Phoomoni Das

(M.phil Scholar)

Political Culture of the Tea-Garden Community of Assam: A case Study of Sarupathar Constituency

Completed

4.

Niharika Gathiri

(M.phil Scholar)

Gender Justice, constitutional provisions and the Rights of the Girl-Child: A case study of the Rajah Alli Tea-estate in Dibrugarh District

Completed

5.

Poornima Yadav

(M.phil Scholar)

Work-life Balance of Working Women: A Case Study of Tinsukia District

Completed

 

Workshop Participated:

  • Acted as a Resource Person and presented a paper on: Conceptualizing Gender, Peace and Conflict in reference to Assam, in a British High Commission, Kolkata sponsored National Orientation cum Workshop organized by the Centre for Development and Peace Studies, Guwahati, March 12-14, 2009
  • Acted as a Resource Person and delivered a lecture with a research paper on the theme: Empowerment of Women: Issues and Debates, in One Day workshop on Women Empowerment: Issues and Debates, under UGC Merged Scheme, organized by Moran Girls’ College, on 6th March, 2012.
  • Participated in UGC Sponsored Orientation Programe w.e.f. 1st March, 2013-28th March 2013 in UGC-ASC, North Bengal University (NBU), Darjeeling.
  • Participated in UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Political Science, w.e.f. 24th Feb, 2014-16th March, 2014, in UGC-ASC, Gauhati University, Assam
  • Acted as a resource person in 10 Day workshop on ICSSR sponsored “Research Methodology course on Social Science Research”, organized by Institute of Tai-Studies and Research, Moranhat, w.e.f. 16th December to 25th December, 2013. Delivered Talk on: Feminist Research Methodology and Techniques in Social Science Research.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored three days workshop on Human Rights and Duties, organized by Deptt. of Political Science, Dibrugarh University, from 10th -11th May, 2014.

Seminar and Conference Attended and Participated:

  • Presented a paper titled: Insurgent Movement led by ULFA and the counter-insurgency measures of the Indian Government: its Gender Implications in Assam, at the 21st International Political ScienceAssociation World Congress, held at Santiago, Chile, 12th-16th July, 2009. ( trip was sponsored by Indian Council for Social Science Research, New Delhi and International; Political Science Association, Canada)
  • Participated in the International Seminar on: Shared History and Contested Spaces: Rethinking Territoriality in South Asia organized by the Deptt. of History in collaboration with PANOS South Asia, 29th-30th Nov. 2010.
  • Presented a paper titled: Student Activism in Northeast India- a Look through Genderlens, in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Student Movement in Northeast India, Moridhal College, 9th-10th May, 2009. Presented a paper titled: Social Exclusion and Gender under conflict situation in Assam, in UNDP, Oxfam, Action Aid, ICSSR and Centre for Dalit Rights (CDR) Sponsored National Seminar on Social Exclusion in Contemporary India, organized by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Jaipur, 26th-27th November, 2009.
  • Presented a paper titled: Social Exclusion and Gender: Some Theoretical Arguments, in NCW and ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on: Issues of Gender, Peace and conflict in North East India, organized by Department of Political Science, Dibrugarh University, 25-26th Feb, 2010.
  • Presented a paper titled: Social Exclusion and Women: an analysis of portrayal of women in Print media of Assam in ICSSR sponsored National Seminar organized by the Institute of Tai-Studies and Research, Moranhat from 8th-9th Jan, 2011 on the theme: Social Exclusion and Conflict in Northeast India.
  • Presented a paper titled: Cultural Tourism and Media Imperialism: an analysis in the context of Assam, in ICSSR sponsored National Seminar  organized by the Institute of Tai-Studies and Research, Moranhat from 6th-7th, November, 2011 on the theme: Cultural tourism and Economic Development of the Northeast.
  • Presented a paper titled: Theorizing Objectification of Women during conflict: a human Rights Perspective, in ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on Human Rights and Insurgency: Challenges in North East India organized by Sibsagar College, on 16th and 17th of March, 2012, Joysagar.
  • Acted as a Resource Person and delivered a lecture with a research paper on the theme: Intersection of Ethnicity and Gender: Understanding Theoretical Issues in the Context of Northeast India, On the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on: Ethnic Women in Changing Social Scenario in Northeast India, Organized by HCDG College, Nitaipukhuri, 27-28 Jan, 2012.
  • Acted as a Resource Person and delivered a lecture with a research paper on the theme:Women in the 21st Century: From Patriarchy to Empowerment on the NCW Sponsored State level Seminar on: Indian Women in 21st Century with special reference to Northeast India, Organized by Demow College, in collaboration with NGO, Microforce, 02 Sept, 2012.
  • Presented a research paper on Democracy, Crisis of Governance and Human Rights: A Theoretical Perspective on the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on Emerging Challenges of Governance and State of Human Rights in Northeast India, Organized by the Institute of Tai Studies and Research, Moranhat, 06-07, 0ct, 2012.
  • Presented a research paper on:Political Participation of Women in Assam: An analysison the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on:Political Participation of Women in Assam,organized by Moridhol College, 07-08 December, 2012.
  • Acted as a resource person in the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on: Traditional Skill and Knowledge of Ethnic Women and Economic Development in Northeast India, organized by Deptt. of History, Moran Mahila Mahavidyalaya, 26-27th October, 2013, with a research paper titled: Traditional Skill and Knowledge of Women of Assam: Extinction and Preservation
  • Acted as a resource person in the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on: Socio-Economic status of women of North-East: Issues and challenges, organized by Deptt. of Economics, Moran Mahila Mahavidyalaya, January-20th-21st, 2014, with a research paper titled Changing trends of Socio-Economic Status of Women in Assam: a framework of understanding.
  • Acted as a resource person in 10 Day workshop on ICSSR sponsored “Research Methodology course on Social Science Research”, organized by Institute of Tai-Studies and Research, Moranhat, w.e.f. 16th December to 25th December, 2013. Delivered two lectures on: Feminist Research Methodology and Techniques in Social Science Research.
  • Presented a Research Paper on: Contested Space of Democracy and Women’s Agency for Change in Assam, in the International Conference on: Gender, Empowerment and Conflict in South Asia, organized by CRG, Kolkata and Peace Research Institute, Oslo, from Nov. 7-8, 2014
  • Lecture delivered as resource person16th Oct, 2014 on - Women Rights: Trends and Intersections in the legal framework of India in the three day workshop on IQAC Sponsored workshop on: Human Rights and Society, 15-17th October, 2014, organized by MDKG College, Dibrugarh
  • Lecture delivered on the topic:Law and Gender Inequality in India: A Reality Check, in the two day UGC Sponsored National workshop on: Women and Legal Rights, Organized by Department of Geography, Moran College, 21- 22, October, 2014
  • Delivered lecture on: Women and Human Rights: Cultural and Religious intersections, as a Resource Person on five day ICSSR Sponsored National workshop on: Human Rights Education: Challenges in Northeast India, December 17-21, 2014, organized by Institute of Tai-Studies and Research Moranhat
  • Delivered lecture on: Reproductive Rights of Women as Human Rights, as a Resource Person on five day ICSSR Sponsored National workshop on: Human Rights Education: Challenges in Northeast India, December 17-21, 2014, organized by Institute of Tai-Studies and Research Moranhat.
  • Delivered lecture in DCB College Jorhat on the Topic: Women and Human Rights: A Gender Framework of Understanding, in the One Day Symposium Cum Workshop on Human Rights, dated: 13/02/2015
  • Delivered Lecture on: Contribution of Tai-Women in the Preservation of Culture, in the Women’s Convention of 34th Annual Purbanchal Tai-Sahitya Sabha, Moranhat, dated 14th feb, 2015.

Administrative Assignments:

  • Head of the Department, Political Science

Publications

Research Publications:

  1. Gender Development Approach and Social Protection: Understanding the Case of Assam, in, the Indian Journal of Political Science, Volume LXIX, No.4, Oct-Dec., 2008, issn no. 0019-5510, pg. no. 771-785
  2. Democracy, Media and Gender: an interface, in, South-Asian journal for socio-political studies (SAJOPS), an International refereed journal, Vol. I, Dec-2010, pg. No. 40-49. ISSN 0972-4613
  3. Social Exclusion and Women: an analysis of portrayal of women in Print media of Assam, in, THE SOCIAL ION, Vol. 1, No. 1&2, Jan-Dec, 2012, ISSN- 2319-3581 Pg.no. 53-67
  4. Intersection of Ethnicity and Gender: Understanding theoretical issues in the context of North-East India, in, Journal of Politics, Vol. XV, December, 2013, Pg. No. 19-34. ISSN – 2277-5617
  5. Reproductive Rights of Women: A human right perspective, in, Journal of Politics, Vol. XVI, December, 2014, Pg. No. 96-109,ISSN – 2277-5617

Books and Book Chapters:

Book:

  1. Women, Democracy and the Media: An Analysis of Current Trends in Assam, DVS Publishers, Guwahati, 2014, ISBN: 978-8186307-86-1

Book Chapters:

  1. Women in the Peace Process in Northeast India, in, Ashok Kr. Ray & B.J.Deb (ed.) Terrorism and Human Rights in Northeast India, Om Publications, New Delhi, 2007, pg. 193-202., ISBN: 81-86867-27-9
  2. Gender Sensitization: A Critical analysis of the role of media, in, L.S. Gassah (ed.) Women Empowerment Movement in Northeast India, Omsons Publications, New Delhi, 2008, PG. 163-174, ISBN 81-7117-231-8
  3. Women and Politics of Peace Process in Northeast India, in, Achutya Panda (ed.) Situating Indian Women, Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi, 2008, Pg. 342-354, ISBN: 978-81-89886-32-5
  4. New Economic Policy and its impact on traditional skills of women in North East India, in, Bimal J. Deb, Keya Sengupta and B. Datta Ray(ed.), Globalization and North East India. New Delhi, Concept Pub., 2008, P. 347-353, ISBN 13: 978-81-8069-510-0; ISBN 10: 81-8069-510-7
  5. Violence against Women in Assam, in, Achutya Panda (ed.) ,Violence and Underdevelopment, Abhijeet Publications, New Delhi, 2009, Pg. 314-328, ISBN: 978-93-80031-10-1
  6. Conceptualizing Gender, Peace and Conflict in reference to Assam, in, Hussain Wasbir (ed.) Peace Tools and Conflict Nuances in India’s Northeast, Wordweaves India, Guwahati (2010), (ISBN-978-81-909903-1-8), PG. 211-235
  7. Insurgent Movement and Gender Implications in Assam: Understanding the role of ULFA and the Indian State, in, Bora Talukdar Daisy (ed.), Gender, Peace and Development in Northeast India, DVS Publishers, Guwahati, 2012, ISBN:978-81-86307-46-5, .Pg. 58-90.
  8. Democracy, Media and Gender, in, Biju M.R. (Ed.) Globalization, Democracy and Gender Justice, New Century Publications, New Delhi, 2012, ISBN: 978-81-7708-305-7, Pg. 210-244
  9. Issues and trends in Contemporary Political Thought, in, Phukon Girin, Glimpse to Political Thought, DVS Publishers, Guwahati ,2012, ISBN: 978-81-86307-54-0, Pg. 09-26
  10. Media and re-feudalisation of 21st Century Modernity: Understanding emerging Gender Issues in Assam, in, Das Sailen, Patgiri Rubul (ed.), Gender Issues in Northeast India: Bridging the Gap, Authorspress, New Delhi, 2015, ISBN: 978-81-7273-748-1, Pg. no. 127-136
  11. Traditional Folk Skill and Knowwledge of Women in Assam: Preservation and Extinction, in, Phukon Girin(ed.), Folk Culture of Indigenous Communities of Northeast India, DVS Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-85839-04-7, Pp. 132-148

 

 

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