Dr. Kapil Kumar Gavsker

RESEARCH INTEREST

Urban and Regional Geography

Cities, Environment and Landscape

Inequalities and Uneven Development

Education and Society

Heritage Studies and Tourism

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

1. M.A. in Geography : Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra (UP)Year: 2006

2. M.Phil : University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Year: 2008

3. Ph.D. : University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad,2014

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS/BOOKS

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Indias Urban Development-Revitalizing Planning in Neoliberal Times & Integrating Governance, Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, 2012 ISBN 978-3-659-28622-3

RESEARCH PAPER PUBLISHED IN JOURNALS

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar (with Sheela Prasad), The New Love Story of the Taj Mahal- Urban Planning in the Age of Heritage Tourism in Agra, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. LI, No. 5 (January 30, 2016), pp.40-48, ISSN 0012-9976

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Conceptualizing the Region An Overview of Recent Developments and Relevance, International Journal of Innovative Research and Practices, Vol. 2, No. 4 (Oct-Dec, 2014), pp.15-29. ISSN 2321-2918

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Urban Planning and Developme nt An Inclusive and People Centred Approach, Local Government Quarterly (All India Institute of Local Self-Government), Vol. LXXXI, No. 2, (April-June, 2011), pp.20-32. ISSN 0024-5623

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Urban Restructuring and Chan ge Planning, Development Practices, and Impacts on the Urban Poor, Institute of Town Planners, India Journal, Vol. 8,
4-44. ISSN 0537-9679

Gavsker, Kapil K, Urbanization in Uttar Pradesh T rends, Problems and the Road Ahead, Nagarlok (Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi), Vol. XLII, No. 3, (July-September, 2010), pp.25-38. ISSN 0027-7584

Gavsker, Kapil K, Urban Poor and Education A Stud y of Schooling of Slum Children, Nagarlok (Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi), Vol. XLI, No. 3, (July-September, 2009), pp.22-34. ISSN 0027-7584


LETTERS PUBLISHED IN JOURNALS/MAGZINES

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Other Dimension of Natural Cities, Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XLIX, No. 23, June 7, 2014

RESEARCH PAPERS IN EDITTED BOOKS

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar, Understanding Urban Planning Shifts A Critical Review of Planning Practices in India in Challenges of Urbanization in the 21st Century, edited by Kalpana Markandey, B. Srinagesh, and Ashok Kumar Lonavath (New Delhi Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd., 2013) 378-400.

BOOK REVIEWS

Susan J. Buck (2006) The Global Commons An Introduction in International Journal of Social Science and Development Policy, Vol. 1, no.2, July-December 2015 133-135

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE REASEACH NETWORK (SSRN)

Gavsker, Kapil Kumar (2016) City in Transition Reorganization of Space, and P lanning Policy in Agra access my papers on SSRN

PARTICIPATION IN CONFERENCES, SEMINARS AND SYMPOSIAS

International -06 National- 08

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP OF ACADEMIC SOCIETIES

1. Life Member The Geographical Society of India, Department of Geography, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, West Bengal