Dr. Obja Borah Hazarika

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science
  • Phone No. - 8486878112
  • Department of Political Science
  • Designation - Assistant Professor

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree : History Honours, St. Stephen’s College, 2008.
  2. Master’s Degree : International Relations, JNU, 2010.
  3. M. Phil: American Studies, JNU, New Delhi, 2012.
  4. Ph.D.: Dibrugarh University, 2017.

Professional Experience: 2013 February – till date

 

Areas of Interest/ Specialization: International Relations

 

Ph.D. Scholar:

Sl. No.

Name

Research Area

Status (On-going/ Completed)

1.

Ankita Bharadwaj

Politics of Borders

On-going

2.

Debashish Nath

BCIM

On-going

3.

Satyadeep Lahkar

Unorganized Labour

On-going

4.

Robin hazarika

Para-Diplomacy

On-going

 

Orientation/Refresher Program Attended:

  • Attended Refresher Course on Teacher Education in Tezpur University from 6-20 September 2019.
  • Attended Faculty Development Programme on ‘Behavioural Remodeling and Use of ICT Tools for Classroom Delivery of Teachers’ organized by IIT Guwahati and DHSK College, Dibrugarh from 1-6 July 2019.
  • Attended Summer School on Marxism Module II on the theme ‘Doing Marxism Today’ in South Asian University, New Delhi, 3-12 June, 2017.
  • Attended Refresher Course in Tezpur University, 2-22 January 2017.
  • Attended Orientation Program in Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi from 11 November 2014 to 8 December 2014.

Publications

Research Publications:

  1. Article Titled: To Cooperate, or Not to Cooperate: Assessing Pay-offs of the Belt and Road Initiative for India, Contemporary Chinese Political Economy and Strategic Relations: An International Journal, Vol. 4, No. 3, December 2018, pp. 989-1022, ISSN 2410-9681 (Online), SCOPUS.

  2. Article Titled: Energy Security Dynamics in India–Australia Relations, Jadavpur Journal of International Relations, November 2018, p-26-47, eISSN: 23490047, 23(1), SAGE.No of Co-authors-1.

  3. Article Titled- ‘Strategic and Political Trends in India and the European Union: Confronting Common Challenges’, Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, New Delhi, India, ISSN: 0973-3248, 13(2), 2018. 149-162.  UGC Listed.

  4. Article Titled: Lines Written in the Communist Manifesto on the 21st Century, Journal of Politics, Vol. XVIII, 2018, ISSN: 2277-5617, pp.64-69.

  5. Article Titled- Dynamics of India’s Neighbourhood Policies, Journal of Politics, Vol. XVII, 2017. ISSN: 2277-5617. pp.127-144.

  6. Article Titled- Mega Projects and the Erosion of Human Security, Economic and Political Weekly, August 2017,  ISSN: 2349-8846, 52 (33), pp. 90-95. Co-authored.SCOPUS.

  7. 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

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. Article Titled– ‘BASICs and Climate Change - Recent Positions and Outlooks’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 410, February 2014.p.105-110.

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.

  21. Article Titled- ‘India-Myanmar Relations: Opportunities And Challenges’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 403, July 2013. p.71-79.

  22. 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.

  23. 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

  24. 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-122-13

  25. 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- Maritime Tension in Indo-Pacific: Study of the US Approach to Access and Stability in the South China Sea, in Rise of the Indo-Pacific: Perspectives, Dimensions and Challenges, (ed.) C. Mahapatra, ICSSR, New Delhi. ISBN:978-93-86618-87-0, 2019, p-55-77.

  2. Chapter titled- Foreign Policy through Myriad Prisms: Continuities, Congruities and Chasms in India’s Act East Policy, in India’s Engagement with Extended Neighbourhood, (eds.) C. Mahapatra and N. Abhinandan, Roots Media, Canada. ISBN:978-0-9953465-0-5, 2018, p-38-53.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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-‘Gandhian Visions and Interventions in the Imbroglios in Northeast India’, National Seminar held by the Department of History, Dibrugarh University and Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, 15-16 October 2019.

  2. Paper Titled- ‘The BJP Leadership In Arunachal Pradesh and the Chakma Issue: balancing Central Government Decisions and Indigenous Anxiety’, Institute of Tai Studies and Research, Moranhat, Assam and ICHR Sponsored National Seminar on Migration and its Affects on the Rghts of Indigenous people of Northeast India, March 9-10 2019.

  3. Paper Titled-‘Understanding the Political Change in Arunachal Pradesh’, Centre for South East Asian Studies, Gauhati University, August 28-29 2018.

  4. Paper Titled-‘The Energy Queston in Inida-Australia Relations: Present ties and Future Prospects’, International Conference, KIIPS and Political Science University, Ravenshaw University, 17-18 February 2018.

  5. Paper Titled- ‘Portrayal of Insurgencies: Textual Rendering of the Identity Question of the ULFA’, ICSSR Sponsored International Conference On ‘Language, Ethnicity and Identity: 21st Century Perspectives’, 11-12 Feruary 2017,  Tinsukia College.

  6. Paper Titled- ‘To Ride or Not to Ride the OBOR, Implications of the Belt and Road Initiative on India’ Conference On ‘India’s One Belt One Road Challenge: Views from Northeast India’, 2-3 June 2017,  Centre for South East Asian Studies, Gauhati University.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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.

Profile

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree : History Honours, St. Stephen’s College, 2008.
  2. Master’s Degree : International Relations, JNU, 2010.
  3. M. Phil: American Studies, JNU, New Delhi, 2012.
  4. Ph.D.: Dibrugarh University, 2017.

Professional Experience: 2013 February – till date

 

Areas of Interest/ Specialization: International Relations

 

Ph.D. Scholar:

Sl. No.

Name

Research Area

Status (On-going/ Completed)

1.

Ankita Bharadwaj

Politics of Borders

On-going

2.

Debashish Nath

BCIM

On-going

3.

Satyadeep Lahkar

Unorganized Labour

On-going

4.

Robin hazarika

Para-Diplomacy

On-going

 

Orientation/Refresher Program Attended:

  • Attended Refresher Course on Teacher Education in Tezpur University from 6-20 September 2019.
  • Attended Faculty Development Programme on ‘Behavioural Remodeling and Use of ICT Tools for Classroom Delivery of Teachers’ organized by IIT Guwahati and DHSK College, Dibrugarh from 1-6 July 2019.
  • Attended Summer School on Marxism Module II on the theme ‘Doing Marxism Today’ in South Asian University, New Delhi, 3-12 June, 2017.
  • Attended Refresher Course in Tezpur University, 2-22 January 2017.
  • Attended Orientation Program in Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi from 11 November 2014 to 8 December 2014.
Publications

Publications

 

Research Publications:

  1. Article Titled: To Cooperate, or Not to Cooperate: Assessing Pay-offs of the Belt and Road Initiative for India, Contemporary Chinese Political Economy and Strategic Relations: An International Journal, Vol. 4, No. 3, December 2018, pp. 989-1022, ISSN 2410-9681 (Online), SCOPUS.

  2. Article Titled: Energy Security Dynamics in India–Australia Relations, Jadavpur Journal of International Relations, November 2018, p-26-47, eISSN: 23490047, 23(1), SAGE.No of Co-authors-1.

  3. Article Titled- ‘Strategic and Political Trends in India and the European Union: Confronting Common Challenges’, Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, New Delhi, India, ISSN: 0973-3248, 13(2), 2018. 149-162.  UGC Listed.

  4. Article Titled: Lines Written in the Communist Manifesto on the 21st Century, Journal of Politics, Vol. XVIII, 2018, ISSN: 2277-5617, pp.64-69.

  5. Article Titled- Dynamics of India’s Neighbourhood Policies, Journal of Politics, Vol. XVII, 2017. ISSN: 2277-5617. pp.127-144.

  6. Article Titled- Mega Projects and the Erosion of Human Security, Economic and Political Weekly, August 2017,  ISSN: 2349-8846, 52 (33), pp. 90-95. Co-authored.SCOPUS.

  7. 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

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. Article Titled– ‘BASICs and Climate Change - Recent Positions and Outlooks’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 410, February 2014.p.105-110.

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

  20. 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.

  21. Article Titled- ‘India-Myanmar Relations: Opportunities And Challenges’. World Focus, New Delhi, India. ISSN 2230-8458, 403, July 2013. p.71-79.

  22. 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.

  23. 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

  24. 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-122-13

  25. 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- Maritime Tension in Indo-Pacific: Study of the US Approach to Access and Stability in the South China Sea, in Rise of the Indo-Pacific: Perspectives, Dimensions and Challenges, (ed.) C. Mahapatra, ICSSR, New Delhi. ISBN:978-93-86618-87-0, 2019, p-55-77.

  2. Chapter titled- Foreign Policy through Myriad Prisms: Continuities, Congruities and Chasms in India’s Act East Policy, in India’s Engagement with Extended Neighbourhood, (eds.) C. Mahapatra and N. Abhinandan, Roots Media, Canada. ISBN:978-0-9953465-0-5, 2018, p-38-53.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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-‘Gandhian Visions and Interventions in the Imbroglios in Northeast India’, National Seminar held by the Department of History, Dibrugarh University and Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, 15-16 October 2019.

  2. Paper Titled- ‘The BJP Leadership In Arunachal Pradesh and the Chakma Issue: balancing Central Government Decisions and Indigenous Anxiety’, Institute of Tai Studies and Research, Moranhat, Assam and ICHR Sponsored National Seminar on Migration and its Affects on the Rghts of Indigenous people of Northeast India, March 9-10 2019.

  3. Paper Titled-‘Understanding the Political Change in Arunachal Pradesh’, Centre for South East Asian Studies, Gauhati University, August 28-29 2018.

  4. Paper Titled-‘The Energy Queston in Inida-Australia Relations: Present ties and Future Prospects’, International Conference, KIIPS and Political Science University, Ravenshaw University, 17-18 February 2018.

  5. Paper Titled- ‘Portrayal of Insurgencies: Textual Rendering of the Identity Question of the ULFA’, ICSSR Sponsored International Conference On ‘Language, Ethnicity and Identity: 21st Century Perspectives’, 11-12 Feruary 2017,  Tinsukia College.

  6. Paper Titled- ‘To Ride or Not to Ride the OBOR, Implications of the Belt and Road Initiative on India’ Conference On ‘India’s One Belt One Road Challenge: Views from Northeast India’, 2-3 June 2017,  Centre for South East Asian Studies, Gauhati University.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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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