About the Department

The department of Sociology, Social Science and Social Work was started in the Session 2011 - 12.

Head of the Department

Prof (Dr) Himanshu Shekhar Jha

Designation: Professor

E-mail: hsjha2010[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Qualification: MA and Ph-D.

Research Area: Poverty Studies {Culture of Poverty}, Gender Studies, Marginalized Communities & Research Methodology

Faculty of the Department

Dr Shailja Singh

Designation: Associate Professor

E-mail: shailjadsmru[at]gmail[dot]com

Qualification: MA, UGC-NET and Ph-D.

Research Area: Environmental Studies, Rural Studies and Women Studies

Dr Vivek Kumar Singh (On Leave)

Designation: Associate Professor

E-mail: viveksinghsw[at]gmail[dot]com

Qualification: MSW, Ph-D.

Research Area: Social Development Programmes, Policies and Drug Addiction

Dr Archana Singh

Designation: Assistant Professor & Coordinator, Department of Social Work

E-mail: archanasingh.1329[at]gmail[dot]com

Qualification: MA, NET, Ph-D., Gold Medalist in MSW, Recepient of Chancellor Medal of Lucknow University

Research Area: Rural Infrasturcture and Women Empowerment

Dr Rupesh Kumar Singh

Designation: Assistant Professor and Assistant Dean Student welfare

E-mail: rupeshlucknow[at]rediffmail[dot]com

Qualification: MSW, M.Phil, NET and Ph-D.

Research Area: Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Tribal Development and Gender Issues

Ms Saumya Shanker

Designation: Assistant Professor

E-mail: saumya_shanker[at]yahoo[dot]com

Qualification: MA, M.Phil and NET

Research Area: Child Protection, Juvenile Delinquency, Crime Amongst Girl Child Participatory Management, Rural Development

Dr Vijay Kumar Verma

Designation: Assistant Professor

E-mail: vijay.verma137[at]gmail[dot]com

Qualification: MA, UGC-NET and Ph-D.

Research Area: Theoretical Construction and Research Area

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