The people who bring laurels to the department


K. K. Misra, Ph.D. (Utkal)  ‑ Culture, Environment and Development, Anthropological Thought; Language, Culture and Cognition; Anthropology and Museums; Culture and Gender (Currently on leave and works as Vice Chancellor, Utkal University of Culture, Bhubaneswar, Odisha)

P.Venkata Rao, Ph.D. (Andhra) – Anthropology of Development, Tribal Studies, Complex Societies, and Ageing.

N.Sudhakar Rao, Ph.D. (Rochester) – South Asian Social Systems, Social Structure, Kinship Studies, Indian Society and Ideology, Anthropology of Communication, Political Anthropology. 

B.V. Sharma, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) – Medical Anthropology; Anthropology of Education; Community participation in Development. 

Romesh Singh, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) –Business Anthropology; Urban Anthropology, Anthropology of Development and Tribal Development Studies. (Head of the Department)

Associate Professors

George Tharkan, C, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) – Kinship Studies, Theories of Culture, Indian Society

Assistant Professors

Shaik Abdul Munaf, M.Sc. (SVU) – Archaeological Anthropology, Ethnoarchaeology, Indian Prehistory

Alok Kumar Pandey, Ph.D. (  )

Apparao Thamminaina, Ph.D. (  )