Faculty

The people who bring laurels to the department

Professors

Arun Kumar Patnaik, Ph.D. (JNU) – Political Theory, Political Economy of Development. (Dean, School of Social Sciences)

Jyotirmaya Sharma, M.A. (HULL) – Political Philosophy / Theory, Indian Political Thought

K.C. Suri, Ph.D. (JNU) – Pulic Policy, Democratic Theory

Sanjay Palshikar, Ph.D. (Poona) ‑ Political Theory, Indian Political Process

Vasanthi Srinivasan, Ph.D. (Ottawa) – Political Philosophy, Comparative Politics.

Prithvi Ram Mudiam, Ph.D. (London) – International Relations: Indian Foreign Policy, South Asian Politics, International Political Economy.

Manjari Katju, Ph.D. (London) – Indian Political Process, Politics of Hindu Nationalism.

Kham Khan Suan Hausing, Ph.D. – (JNU) Federalism, Nationalism, Ethnic Conflict, Indian Politics, Northeast India. (Head of the Department).

R. Ramdas, Ph.D. (JNU) – Indian Political Process, Tribal Development, Comparative Politics

Kailash Kunhi Krishnan, Ph.D. – (JNU) – Indian Political Process, Comparative Federalism, Party Politics.

E. Venkatesu, Ph.D. – (University of Hyderabad) – Democratic Decentralization and Governance, Good governance, Public Policy, Backward Class Politics and Political Process in India.

Associate Professors

K.Y. Ratnam, Ph.D. (JNU) – Indian Politics, Dalit politics in India, Democratic process in A.P.

B.L.Biju, Ph.D. (Kerala) – Political Theory, Indian Political Process, Politics of Globalization.

Assistant Professors

Shaji S, Ph.D. (University of Hyderabad) – International Relations, Foreign Policy of India, Foreign Policies of Developing States, Transfer of Technology and International Politics.

Aparna Devare, Ph.D. – (American University, Washington D.C.) – Comparative Politics, Historiography, Indian Politics, International Relations Theory, Post- colonial Theory, World Politics.

Donthagani Veerababu – Ph.D. – (Osmania University, Hyderabad)—Public Policy.

Bhim Bahadur Subba – Ph.D.  (University of Delhi ) – Comparative Politics, International Relations, Chinese Studies.

Sneha Banerjee – Ph.D. – ( Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) )- International Politics, Gender Studies, Comparative Politics, Global Political Economy, Feminist Political Theory, Politics of Reproduction, Public Policy.

Anagha Ingole – Ph.D.  (Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) ) – International Relations, Political Thought, Religion and Caste in Indian Politics.