Debaditya Bhattacharya headshot
Current Member

Debaditya Bhattacharya

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Histories of Higher Education

Home Institution

Kazi Nazrul University

Debaditya Bhattacharya's current interests cohere around a ‘historical sociology’ of higher education, with specific attention to Indian policy-contexts. His recent work, including his research at IAS, attempts a history of the difficult negotiations between the (neo)liberal university and radical social movements.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Social Science
current

Degrees

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
Ph.D.
2014

Appointments

Kazi Nazrul University
2018–2021
Assistant Professor
Nivedita College, University of Calcutta
2015–2018
Assistant Professor
Central University of Bihar
2013–2015
Assistant Professor (contract)
Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University
2010–2012
Assistant Professor (contract)