Indian Institute of Technology Indore


School of Humanities and Social Sciences












Faculty Members

Dr. Nirmala Menon
Associate Professor, HoD, School of HSS
Email : nmenon@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3322)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD Room No. 521, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Digital Humanities
  • Postcolonial Literature and Theory
  • Globalization Studies
  • World literatures in other languages in translation
  • Institutionalization of Postcolonial Literature
Dr. C. Upendra
Associate Professor
Email : cupendra@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3259)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 523, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Moral Philosophy (Epistemology), History of Ideas, Radical Philosophy, Philosophy of Film and Music
Dr. Pritee Sharma
Associate Professor
Email : psharma@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3325)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 520, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Agricultural Economics (Economics of Land, Water and Forests)
  • Development Economics (Rural Poverty and Trade Concerns of Developing Countries)
Dr. Ruchi Sharma
Associate Professor
Email : ruchi@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3587)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 516, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • General Areas of Interest: Economics of Innovation; International Economics
  • Specific Areas of Interest: Patent Policy; Technology Transfer (FDI and licensing)
Dr. Sanjram P. K.
Associate Professor
Email : sanjrampk@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 5116)
IIT Indore Campus, Vanadium POD, Room No. 103, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Medical and Healthcare Human Factors
  • Automotive and Transport Human Factors
  • Smart Environments and Systems
  • Virtual/Augmented Reality
  • Human Performance
  • Human-System Interaction
  • Media
  • Community Systems
  • User Experience
Dr. Neeraj Mishra
Assistant Professor
Email : nmishra@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3323)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 525, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Urban and Rural Water Governance, Politics of River water sharing in South Asia
  • Political Sociology of River Basin Management
  • Anthropology of Development and Urbanization
Dr. Akshaya Kumar
Assistant Professor
Email : akshaya.kumar@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3293)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 519, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Bhojpuri Cinema, Hindi Cinema
  • Regionality in Indian Cinema
  • Comparative Media Studies
  • Language Politics of North India
  • Informal Media Economy
  • Stardom, Crime Television, Newsmedia
Dr. Ashok Kumar Mocherla
Assistant Professor
Email : ashokmocherla@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3585)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 522, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Sociology of Religion, Caste and Indian Christians
  • Ethnic and Religious Minorities of India
  • Religion and Nationalism on Campuses
  • Faith Healing, Pentecostalism and Public Health

 

Dr. Ananya Ghoshal
Assistant Professor
Email : aghoshal@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3297)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 517, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Literature and Other Arts (interrelations between literature and music)
  • Narratives of the Anthropocene/Climate Change
  • William Blake: Poet and Printmaker
  • 20th Century American and British Literature
  • Literature and Disability
  • Photography and Children's Literature/Picture Books
  • Parellel Cinema/The Indian New Wave
  • Performance Studies
Dr. Shomik Dasgupta
Assistant Professor
Email : shomikdasgupta@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3296)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD, Room No. 517, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Intellectual History
  • Governance, Local Administration and State in Modern India
  • Economic, Social and Business History
Ambassdor Gurjit Singh
Honorary Professor of International Relations Studies
Email : ambgurjitsingh@gmail.com
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. )
Foreign Service Institute, India
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Research Interests:
  • Indian Foreign Service, Diplomacy
Dr. Kalandi Charan Pradhan
Assistant Professor
Email : kcpradhan@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3502)
IIT Indore Campus, Chromium POD Room No. 518, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Development Economics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Migration Studies
  • Labour Economics
  • Socio-Economic Impacts of Climate Change
Dr. Sanchita Verma
Visiting Faculty
Email : sanchitaverma@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. )
Vanadium POD 103, Room No. 103 A, IIT, Indore, Khandwa Road, Simrol.
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Research Interests:
  • Discourse Studies
  • Conversation Analysis
  • Pragmatics
  • Language and Communication
  • Language Acquisition and Pedagogy
  • Ethnographical Studies
  • English Language Teaching
Dr. Mohanasundari Thangavel
Assistant Professor
Email : mohana@iiti.ac.in
Phone : +91-731-2438 700 (Ext. 3367)
IIT Indore Campus, POD 1A Room No. 411, Simrol, Khandwa Road, Indore (M.P.)
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Research Interests:
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Resource Economics: Energy, Water and Agroforestry
  • Environmental Economics: Climate Change Adaption and Impact Studies 
  • Urban and Rural Consumption Pattern
  • Farmer Producer Organizations