Sociology

Dr.Ishwar chandra Naik

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Department of Sociology

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iswar.jnu@gmail.com

Dr. Iswar Chandra Naik working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack, from June 2022. Dr. Naik received an M.A. degree in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi in 2003, M. Phil degree in Social Anthropology from Delhi University in 2004 and Ph. D degree in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi in 2010. Before joining here, he worked as Assistant Professor at NISWASS and KIIT University, including Deans and Associate Professor of Sociology at Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. He has more than twelve years of teaching and research experience. His teaching and research interests include Environmental Movements, Naxalite Movements, Dalit Movements, Tribal Movements, Political Sociology, Tribal Sociology, Social Stratification and Inequality, Sociology of Development, Development and Local Governance, Rural Sociology and Caste and Tribe in India. He has qualified NET examination in sociology conducted by the University Grants Commission of India. He has presented more than 25 research papers in National and International Seminars/Conferences in Indian and Abroad. He has organized several National and International Conferences, including the Indian Sociological Society’s 41st All-Indian Sociological Conference in 2015 as organizing secretary. He was also selected and participated in the International Visitor’s Leadership Program (IVLP) by the U.S. Department of State, USA in 2018. He has contributed more than 22 research papers to different journals and published two books, Environmental Movements, State and Civil Society, by Rawat Publication in 2016   and Scheduled Caste: A Sociological Study of Dombo in Odisha by SSDN Publication, New Delhi in 2021. Two scholars have been awarded the PhD degree under his supervision.

Selected Publications

  • Naik, Iswar Chandra. “Environmental Movements, State and Civil Society”. Rawat    Publication, Jaipur, 2016.
  • Naik, Iswar Chandra. “Scheduled Caste: An ethnographic study of Dombo in Odisha”. SSDN Publication, Delhi, 2020.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. The Dombo: A Sociological Investigation of Dalits in Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Sage Publication. The year 2021. SCOPUS
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Pabitra Das. Tribal Students and Educational Aspiration: A Sociological Investigation of Tribal School in Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Sage Publication. The year 2021. SCOPUS
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. Tribal women and environmental movement in India: a study of Kashipur block of Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Volume 5, 2012, Pages 153—162.
  • Group
  • Research
  • Publications
  • Teachings

PhD Supervision

  • Pabitra Kumar Das, 2021, Career Aspiration of Tribal Students: A Study of KBK Districts of Odisha from KIIT University.
  • Susanta Kumar Nayak, 2022, Community Participation for Neonatal Health Care: A study of Two Districts of Odisha from KIIT University.
  1. Phil. Supervision
  • Aliva Hansdah, 2022, Changing Socio-Cultural and Livelihood Pattern of Dongria Kondha: A Study of Rayagada District of Odisha from KISS University.
  • Badal Dhangadamajhi, 2022, A study of Tobacco use and its Impact on Bonda Tribe of Malkangiri Distrct, Odisha from KISS University.
  • Gourav Majhi, 2022, Impact of Tobacco Consumption Among the Collage Going Tribal Student of Odisha: A Case Study on Nuapada District from KISS University.

Conference Organized

  • The   41st All-India Sociological Conference (AISC)-2015 of the Indian Sociological   Society on the theme of “Development, Marginalization and People’s Movementsorganized by KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha from December 27-29, 2015.
  • International Conference on ‘Eradicating Chronic Poverty in Odisha: Policy Issues and Challenges, organized at KIIT University, Bhubaneswar (Odisha) from 22-23 November 2014.
  • National Seminar on Marginalized Sections and Inclusive Development: Issues, Challenges and Policies, at KISS University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, on 3rd February 2018.

Countries Visited

  • U.K., Thailand, South Korea, Canada and Brazil, Germany and Poland for an international seminar.
  • USA for International Visitor’s Leadership Program (IVLP), Exchange Program for 15 days sponsored by U.S. Government from 6th April to 21st April 2018.
  • Research Projects entitled “The Causes of Maoist Extremism and Development Challenges: A Case Study of Odisha”, sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MoHRD), Government of India, New Delhi.   
  • He organized ten days Research Methodology Course/Workshop for Ph. D. Students and Young Teachers in Social Sciences in 2013, sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MoHRD), Government of India, New Delhi.
  • Organized two weeks Capacity Building Program for the Faculty of Social Sciences in 2020, sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MoHRD), Government of India, New Delhi.

 

  • Naik, Iswar Chandra. “Environmental Movements, State and Civil Society”. Rawat    Publication, Jaipur, 2016.
  • Naik, Iswar Chandra. “Scheduled Caste: An ethnographic study of Dombo in Odisha”. SSDN Publication, Delhi, 2020.

Articles

  • Iswar Chandra Naik. The Dombo: A Sociological Investigation of Dalits in Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Sage Publication. The year 2021
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Pabitra Das. Tribal Students and Educational Aspiration: A Sociological Investigation of Tribal School in Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Sage Publication. The year 2021
  • Iswar Chandra Naik, Pabitra Kumar Das, and Dangi Rakesh Kumar. Career decision and indecision of students at secondary level schools. Article International Journal of Management (IJM), Volume 11, the Year 2020, Pages
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Soren, Phulamani. TRIBAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT: A STUDY OF FOREST RIGHTS ACT IN ODISHA. Journal of Critical Reviews, Volume 7, the Year 2020, Pages-7507–7518
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. The environmental protest movement and the right to livelihood. IJSR, Volume, Year 2020, Pages
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Soren, Phulamani.  ROLE OF TRIBAL LIVELIHOOD OF NON-TIMBER FOREST PRODUCT COLLECTED IN SIMILIPAL AREA OF MAYURBHANJ DISTRICT OF ODISHA. PalArch ‘s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/Egyptology, Volume 17, Year 2020, Pages 4086–4096
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Phulamani Soren. Impact of forest rights acts among the tribal people in the Mayurbhanj district, Odisha, India. Innovations, Volume 64, the Year 2020, Pages 421–431
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Susanta Nayak. Promoting community participation and inter-sectoral convergence to address health and its social determinants at the community level Experience from the functioning of Gaon Kalyan Samiti in Odisha. Innovations, Volume 64, Year 2020, Pages 396–406
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Saraswati Majhi. Impact of MGNREGA on Tribal livelihood: A study of Keonjhar district of Odisha, India. Innovations, Volume 64, Year 2020, Pages 271—285.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Susanta Nayak. Community participation for health systems strengthening”-a decade of experience in sustaining community interventions in NHM, Odisha. GIS.Business, Year 2020.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Susanta Nayak. Promoting community participation and inter-sectoral convergence to address health and its social determinants at the community level–experience from the functioning of Gaon Kalyan Samiti in Odisha. Journal of Critical Reviews, Volume , Year 2019, Pages
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Das, Pabitra Kumar and Panigrahi, Jayant Kumar and Das, Biswajit. Impact Of ICT On Career Aspiration Of Students Belonging To Indigenous Communities And Most Backward Sections Of India: An Empirical Study Of Tribal. Development Board Schools Of Odisha. International Journal Of Scientific & Technology Research, Volume 8, Year 2019, Pages 866-873.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Das, Pabitra Kumar and Panigrahi, Jayant Kumar and Das, Biswajit. Examination of Socio-Economic and Socio-Cultural Factors Influencing Aspiration Levels of Youth with respect to their Education Levels: an Experimental Examination. International Journal Of Scientific & Technology Research, Volume , Year 2019, Pages.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Soren, Phulamani.  Impact of forest rights acts among the tribal people in the Mayurbhanj of district, Odisha, India. Journal of Critical Reviews, Volume , Year 2019, Pages.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik and Susanta Nayak. Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) pivoting the community level neonatal health care–Odisha experience. Volume , Year 2019, Pages.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. Rethinking Satyagraha in the context of Environmental movement in India: A Study of Kashipur block of Orissa. Voice of Intellectual Man-An International Journal, Volume 4, Year 2014, Pages 131—152.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. Rethinking Satyagraha in the Context of Environmental Movement in India: A Study of Kashipur Block of Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Volume 6/2, Year 2013, Pages.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. Tribal women and environmental movement in India: a study of Kashipur block of Odisha. Contemporary Voice of Dalit, Volume 5, Year 2012, Pages 153—162.
  • Iswar Chandra Naik. Problems of Public Distribution System: A Case Study of Kashipur Block in Orissa. Indian Anthropologist, Volume 39, Year 2009, Pages 145–153

 

 

 

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