Sandip  Sarkar

Department Humanities & Social Sciences
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification PhD (IIT Kharagpur)
Contact Number 9926583779
Areas of Interest

1.  Regional Literature

2. Translation Studies

3. Indian Writing in English

  1.  De-familiarising Nationalist Discourses: Performative Ironies of the Normative Indian Episteme-by Das, Saswat S., Purakayastha, Anindya Sekhar & Sarkar, Sandip- Asiatic, Vol.8 No.22.
  2. “Re-Contextualizing Post-Colonial Objectives: A Critico- Epistemic Re-evaluation of Indian Sahitya Akademi Award Winning Texts”-by Das, Saswat S., Purakayastha, Anindya Sekhar & Sarkar, Sandip - Journal of Post Colonial Cultures and Societies.
  3. “Re-Contextualizing Sahitya Akademi’s Objective: A Critico-Epistemic Re-Evaluation of Akademi Award Winning Texts”-by-Das, Saswat S. and Sarkar, Sandip-The IUP Journal of English Studies.
  4. “Imagining a Borderless World: A Comparative Study of Swami Vivekananda & Rabindranath Tagore”-by Sarkar, Sandip   
Other Info.

Seed Grant Project –NIT Raipur

Title: Flows, Boundaries and Hybrid: Tracing the Tune of Regionality in the Folk Song and Music Video of Chhattisgarh and Bengal.

Status: Ongoing

Amount: 4 lakhs only

Courses offered

UG Level

Language (Professional Communication in English)-Subject Code:002011(HS)

Communication Skills-Subject Code:0020126 (HS)

Managerial Communication Skills-Subject Code:EN20524

Innovation and Entrepreneurial Skills-Subject Code:0624 

PG Level

Professional Communication in English. Subject Code:HS40115(CA)

Oral  and Written Communication-Sub.Code:HS40215(CA)

Oral and Written Communication Lab: Sub.Code:HS40223        

Course/Conference Attended:

▪ Applied Linguistics and Language Teaching International Conference and Exhibition-Zayed University, Dubai-8th to 10th March 2018 

▪ International Conference on Narratives of Displacement- “Places of (Non-) Belonging: Post Colonialism, Nomadism and Alterity”- London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research,UK-28th to 29th October 2017

▪ TEQIP-III Sponsored Faculty Induction Programme by IIM Raipur at NIT Raipur-6th to 10th September 2016

▪ Winter School in Critical Thinking, Reading & Writing Skills-IIT Kharagpur-18th to 24th February 2010

▪ Post-Colonial Discourse in Bhasa Literature—Banaras Hindu University-21st to 23rd September 2007

Course/Conference Organized:

 ▪ One Day TEQIP-III Sponsored National Conference on Humanities & Social Sciences: Emerging Trends & Issues-NIT Raipur-26th November 2017

 ▪ TEQIP-III Sponsored STTP on Personality & Employability: Developmental Traits & Tools-NIT Raipur- 6th to 10th November 2017 

▪ Self Financed STTP on Academic Writing: Trends & Tools (Research Writing & Thesis Development) -NIT Raipur-13th to 17th November 2017

▪ International Conference on Employability Skills of -VIT University, Vellore—30th to 31st February 2015

International Conference on English Grammar-VIT University, Vellore—3rd to 5th January 2013

 ▪ 6th International Annual ELTAI Conference-VIT University, Vellore-16th to 18th June 2011

Awards and Honors

Won State Government Merit Scholarship for securing meritorious rank in Higher Secondary examination -1999

Administration and Institute Activities

Member, Department Purchase Committee-since 19-01-17 till date

Time table co-ordinator at VIT University-July 2013 to May 2015

Course co-ordinator at VIT University-July 2013 to May 2015

Service rendered to other institutes

1. Paper setter for Kushabhau Thakre Patrakarita Avam Jansanchar  Vishwavidyalaya.

2. Examiner of Vidyasagar University.

Work History

Assistant Professor – NIT Raipur since 1st June 2015 till date

Assistant Professor (Sr.) -VIT University, Vellore - since 4th August 2010 to 29th May 2015

▪ Head of the Department-Institute of Science & Technology -since 1st February 2008 to 24th July 2010.

▪ Teaching Assistant-IIT Kharagpur- 2005 to 2007.

▪ Part-time Lecturer-Hijli College -since 14-07-2005 to 31-03-2008