West Bengal
State University

(Barasat, North 24 Parganas)
  • admin@wbsu.ac.in
  • 033 2524 1976
  • Berunanpukuria, P.O. Malikapur, Barasat,
    North 24 Parganas, WB, PIN 700126

Faculty Details


Name: Prof. Ritu Sen Chaudhuri
Designation : Professor
Department: Sociology
Teaching Exp:

  • Worked as a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at Mahishadal Girls’ College, Mahishadal (2000 December – 2009 September).
  • Worked as a U.G.C. F.I.P. Doctoral Teacher Fellow at The Centre for Studies in Social Sciences Calcutta, under the Supervision of Dr. Pradip Bose, Professor in Sociology and submitted (May 2009) the PhD dissertation (entitled Interrogating the Nature of Construction: Bengali Woman in Retrospect) at the University of Calcutta.
  • Worked as a U.G.C. N.E.T. Junior Research Fellow at The Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta attached to I.C.S.S.R (1998-2000).
  • Worked as a Guest Lecturer in Sociology at Lady Brabourne College (1997-2000) and Asutosh College (1999-2000) Kolkata.
  • Worked as a Field Supervisor in The STD/HIV Intervention Program organized by the All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health, Govt. of India (1998-1999).

Courses Taught:
Rise of Sociological Thinking
Modern Sociological Theory
Subject, Power and Language
Sociology and Media Analysis
The Post-Modern and Post-Colonial Turns
Gender and the Indian Society 1
The Feminist Critique
Society in Bengal: Identities and Ideologies

Areas of Research Interest:
Email: riturmail@gmail.com

Academic Qualifications:  M.A. Ph.D.

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