Obja Borah Hazarika

Obja Borah Hazarika
Obja Borah Hazarika
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Assistant Professor
Political Science

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree : History Honours, St.Stephen’s College, Delhi University, 2008.
  2. Master’s Degree : Politics with specialization in International Relations, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 2010.
  3. M. Phil: American Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 2012.
  4. Ph.D.: Pursuing in Dibrugarh University
  5. Others: Attended ORIENTATION COURSE in Jamia Millia Islamia, 11 November 2014 - 8 December 2014.

Professional Experience: 3 years, 11 months

Areas of Interest/ Specialization: International Relations

M. Phil Scholar:

Sl. No.

Name

Topic

Status

(On-going /Completed)

1

Deboleena Sengupta

Beyond the Binaries: An Analysis of the India- Bangladesh Enclaves

Ongoing

Publications

Research Publications:

  1. Article Titled- Locating Northeast in India’s Neighbourhood Policy: Transnational Solutions to the Problems of a Periphery, India Quarterly, New Delhi, India, September 2016. 72 (3). ISSN: 0974-9284. Pp. 235–249. Co-authored
  2. Article Titled- ‘Soft Power Contestation between India and China in South Asia, Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, New Delhi, India, 11(2), April–June 2016, 139-152. ISSN: 0973-3248. Pp.139-152. Co-authored.
  3. Article Titled- ‘India’s Conceptualization of Neighbourhood’, Political Discourse, Vol.I, No.I, New Delhi, India. 2015. Co-authored. ISSN:2395-2229. P.19-32.
  4. Article Titled- India-US Relations under Modi and Obama: Caveat Riddled Convergences’, Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, New Delhi, India, ISSN: 0973-3248, 10(2), 2015. 
  5. Article Titled- ‘Contrasting ASEAN and Chinese Responses to India’s Look East Policy: Inventing South-East Asia as a Strategic Arena’, Journal of International Relations, The Jadavpur Association of International Relations,  West Bengal, India, ISSN: 2348-7496. 2(2). 2015. Co-authored.
  6. Article titled- ‘Riparian Relations between India and China: Exploring Interactions on Transboundary Rivers’, International Journal of China Studies, Malaysia, 6(1), 2180-3250, p-63-83, 2015.
  7. Article Titled- ‘Strategic Engagement of Myanmar by India and China: Assessing the Games Nations Play’, Journal of Politics, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India, ISSN 2277-5617. 2014. P.119-135.
  8. Article Titled- ‘India-Pakistan Riparian Relations: Beyond the Conflict/Cooperation Dichotomy’. UOS Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences & Law, University of Sargodha, Pakistan, ISSN 2224-2341, Volume 1, Number 2, 2014. Co-authored. P. 19-39.
  9. Article Titled– ‘Evolving Dynamics of Federalism and Foreign Policy in India: Engagement of States in External Affairs’. Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, New Delhi, India, ISSN 0973-3248, 2014. p.33-45.
  10. Article Titled– ‘Examining the Relevance of Gandhi in the Contemporary World’. World Focus, New Delhi, India, ISSN 2230-8458, 412, April 2014.p-98-102.
  11. Article Titled– ‘BASICs and Climate Change - Recent Positions and Outlooks’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 410, February 2014.p.105-110.
  12. Article Titled- ‘Evolution of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime: A Manifestation of Superpower Cooperation’. Journal of Politics, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India, ISSN 2277-5617, Volume XV, December 2013. p.64-82.
  13. Article titled- Putting Into Perspective Gandhi’s relevance for India and the World, P-11-19. Co-authored. Mezangkari, ADKW Publishers, Assam, India, ISSN 2278-604X, Issue 2, December 2013. p.11-19.
  14. Article Titled- ‘India’s Engagements with Afghanistan: Strategizing In Anticipation of 2014”. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 404, September 2013. p.70-76.
  15. Article Titled- ‘India-Myanmar Relations: Opportunities And Challenges’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 403, July 2013. p.71-79.
  16. Article titled- ‘Myanmar In Transition: Analysis Of The Response Of The United States’. P-1-8. Mezangkari, ADKW Publishers, Assam, India, ISSN 2278-604X, Issue 1, June 2013. p.1-8.
  17. Article titled- ‘Dynamics Of Indian Climate Change Diplomacy: Dilemmas Of An “Emerging” Power’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 401, May 2013. p.54-59.
  18. Article titled– ‘Taking Stock of Indo-US Relations: the UPA Years 2004-2012’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 395, Nov 2012. P-122-130
  19. Article titled– ‘India’s Nuclear Diplomacy’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 383-384, Nov-Dec. 2011 Annual Number.

Chapters in Books:

  1. Chapter Titled- Women as Witches, Witches as Homo Sacer, Women as Homo Sacer? in Contemporary Indian Society, (ed.) J.P. Saikia and Shweta Prasad. ISBN-978-93-5125-285-6. 2016. Concept Publishing Company Pvt Limited. New Delhi.
  2. Chapter Titled- American Response to the Arab spring: Foreign Policy in Quandary, in Arab Spring, (ed.) Anwar Alam, ISBN: 978-81-7708-395-8, 2014. Co-authored. p.325-354.
  3. Chapter titled- US-Myanmar Relations under the Obama Administration: Practical Engagement Manifested, in Contemporary Issues in International Relations”, (eds.) D. Dutta and T. Dutta, ISBN-978-9381-069-6-84 Aalibaat, Kahilipara, Guwahati, 2014. P.15-41.
  4. Chapter titled- “Accepting India’s Rise: Indo-US Relations in the Post-Cold War Era”, in “India’s Foreign Policy in Contemporary World”, (ed.) Naveen Bhardwaj. ISBN: 978-81-8484-365-1 Regal Publications, New Delhi. 2014. p-43-64.
  5. Chapter titled- “India-Pakistan Relations: Major Developments and Challenges”, in “India’s Foreign Policy in Contemporary World”, (ed.) Naveen Bhardwaj. ISBN: 978-81-8484-365-1. Regal Publications, New Delhi. 2014. p.137-159.
  6. Chapter titled- “Ephemeral Enterprise: Comprehending the Challenges Faced by Women Entrepreneurs Among Tea Population in Assam”, in “Women Entrepreneurs Among Tea Population in Assam”, (eds.) A.B.Gohain, P. Sharma, H. Goonwalla. ISBN: 978-4-1234-5678-9. Sudeshnas’ Publication, Jorhat, Assam. 2013. D.P. & Offser Printers.2013. p-223-231.

Research Papers Presented:

  1. Paper Titled- ‘India Negotiates Its Neighbourhood: Approaches, Adaptation And Acrimony’ National Conference on ‘India in the Emerging International Order: Issues and Opportunities’, 2-3 November, 2015 at St. Joseph College, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India.
  2. Presented Paper titled- “ASEAN and Chinese response to India’s Look East Policy: Inventing South East Asia as a Strategic Arena”, in the IITG and MEA Conference on “Northeast in India’s Look East: Issues and Opportunities”, 28-30 October 2014, Guwahati, Assam, India. Co-presented.
  3. Presented Paper titled- “Women as Witches, Witches as Homo Sacer, Women as Homo Sacer?”, in the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on “Socio-Economic Status of Women in North-east India: Issues and Challenges”, 20-21 January 2014, Department of Economics, Moran Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Moran, Assam, India.
  4. Presented Paper titled- “Transboundary Rivers as a Source of Tension: Analysing Riparian relations between India and China”, in the Third Interdisciplinary symposium for Emerging Scholars on India China Studies, 7-8 November 2013, India China Institute, The New School, New York and Centre for Policy Research, Kolkata, India.
  5. Presented Paper titled- “Ephemeral Enterprise: Comprehending the Challenges Faced by Women Entrepreneurs Among Tea Population in Assam”, in the ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on “Women Entrepreneurs Among Tea Population in Assam”, 24 -25 October, 2013, Department of Commerce, Mariani College, Assam, India.
  6. Presented Paper titled- “Direct Causal Relationship between Corruption and Absence of Public Welfare: A Study based on the Corruption Perception Index”, co-presented, in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Corruption: Social, Ethical and Cultural perspectives”, 26-27 September, 2013, Department of Philosophy, Ganesh Lal Agarwal College, Medininagar in collaboration with Janta Shivratri College, Medininagar, Constituents of Nilamber-Pitamber Unviersity, Medininagar Palamu, Jharkahnd, India.
  7. Presented Paper titled- “South Asia as the Soft Power battleground between India and China”, in an International Conference on “Communicating Soft Power”, on 9-10 September 2013, University of Westminster, London, UK.
  8. Presented Paper titled- “Developing North-East India’s Tourism Potential”, in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on Development and Promotion of Tourism in North-East India, Especially in Assam, 7th and 8th June 2013, Khowang College, Assam, India.
  9. Presented Paper titled “Development Concerns and Challenges: A Study of the Progress and Limitations of Micro Finance in North East India”, in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on Problems and Prospects of Rural Development in India with Special Reference to NE India, 4th and 5th May 2013, Khowang College, Assam, India.
  10. Presented Paper titled- “Trans-boundary Rivers as a Human Security Concern: A Study of the Developmental impact of China’s Dams on North East India”, in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on State, Human Security and Development: Emerging issues and Challenges in North East India, 26 March 2013, Department of Political Science, Dibrugarh University, Assam, India.
  11. Presented Paper on “Gender Gap and Development Distress in India” co-presented with Simi Mehta, in the National Seminar on “Development and Weaker Section: Issues and Challenges” 5-6 March, 2012, Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi, India.

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