NAME OF THE DEPARTMENT :: ANTHROPOLOGY

   YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT  ::  1994

   DATE OF INTRODUCTION OF MAJOR COURSES  ::  2009

   HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT  ::  DR. NILOFAR JASMIN

   1. Faculty Members of the Department:

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Dr. Nilofar Jasmin
Associate Professor & HOD
M.Sc.,B.Ed.,M. Phil,Ph.D.(G.U.)
Dr. Dipali Das Talukder
Associate Professor
M.Sc,BT,PhD(G.U.)
Mr. Bibekananda Sarma
Associate Professor
M.Sc (Gauhati University)
Ms. Sneha Bordoloi
Associate Professor
M.A(Gauhati University)
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Mr. Suren Halder
Laboratory Attendent

   2. Infrastructure of the Department

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 Description 

 Quantity 

1. Class Room 02
2. Laboratory 01
3. Museum 01
4. Library 01

   3. Learning Resources of the Department

   a.  Library:  There is a library in the department with 155 numbers of books,three numbers of journal and question banks. There are photocopies of some rare books which are now out of the market.

   b.  Computer is available in the department with Internet facility.

  c. Laboratory: The department is equipped with a fully fledged laboratory for physical, prehistoric as well as technology practical.

   d.  Museum:    The department has collected fishing, hunting and agricultural implements of different ethnic groups of the north east India, different types of dresses and fabrics. And also models of houses of different tribes and castes of the region.

   4. Titles of the research projects already completed:

   Name of the Investigator ::  Dr. Dipali Das Talukdar

1.A Study of Health, Morbidity and Mortality among the Tiwa Children of Morigaon District, Assam.(Ph.D Topic.)

2.Anthropometric Study on Neo-Natal of Morigaon District of Assam.UGC sponsored MRP.

3.Impact of social inequalities on health and nutritional status among the Children of Morigaon District Assam.UGC sponsored MRP

   Name of the Investigator ::  Dr. Nilofar Jesmin

1.Prospects of Culture Tourism in South-Eastern Bramhaputra Vally of Assam – An Anthropological Perspective. (Ph.D. Study)

2.Obesity among Social Students: A Comprehensive Study among the students of Guwahati and Morigaon, Assam. UGC sponsored MRP

3.Economic Contribution of Woman-A study in Morigaon District of Assam.(M.Phil Study.)

4.Mass migration of Erosion forced Agricultural Population of Morigaon District of Assam and its consequences on Agriculture.(ICSSR sponsored MRP)

   5. Publications:

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     Name of the Faculty 

      No. of Publications
(Research Paper) 

1. Dr. Dipali Das Talukder 07
2. Dr. Nilofar Jesmin 10

   6. Seminar/Symposium/Workshop attended/ Paper Presented:

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     Name of the Faculty 

      Seminar Attendance

1. Dr. Dipali Das Talukder
01 International
15 National
01 State Seminar
2. Dr. Nilofar Jesmin
04 International
18 National
01 State Seminar
3. Mr. Bibeka Nanda Sarma 01 National