FacultyThe people who bring laurels to the department
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.
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.
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.