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Dr. Tanaya Mohanty
Name: Dr. Tanaya Mohanty
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.A. ; M.Phil. (University of Hyderabad), Ph.D. (Jawaharlal Nehru University), Post-Doctoral Research (University of Sydney).
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E-mail ID: tanayamohanty@utkaluniversity.ac.in
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Utkal University April. 2016 –present Assistant Professor
Fakir Mohan University Feb, 2008-2016 Assistant Professor
Jawaharlal Nehru University January, 2006 – September2013 Ph.D.
Department: Centre for Study in Social System
Thesis Title: Growth of a Modern Oriya Identity: A Study of its Changing Forms and Contents of Representations
Areas: Identity Studies, Sociology of Modernity ,Media Studies
Advisor: Prof.Maitrayee Chaudhuri
Hyderabad Central University June2003 – July,2005 M.Phil.
Department: Sociology
Thesis Title:
Social Construction of Gender in Popular Literature for Boys and Girls”
Areas: Gender Studies, Media Studies
Advisor: Prof. Vinod K Jairath
Hyderabad Central University June2001-June2003 M.A.
Department: Sociology
Utkal University June,1998 – June,2001 Bachelor of Arts
Department: Sociology
Hons:Sociology
UGC June,2005 UGC-NET ( Qualified)
Subject:Sociology
  • Received Endeavour Fellowship, 2015
  • First prize in creative writing in an all India youth festival, “Sukoon”, organized by the University of Hyderabad in 2001
Course Name-M.A (Soc-C-03; Soc-C-07; Soc-c-13, Soc-C-15, Soc-C-18)

Department of Sociology, Utkal University

Duties:taught recitations, held office hours, graded exams

2016-21
Course Name-M.Phil (Paper Code-II, III(B))

Department of Sociology, Utkal University

Duties:taught recitations, held office hours, graded exams

2016-21
Course Name-MA (Paper Code- SC0-104, SCO-203, SCO-303. SCO-305, SCO-401, SCO-402, SCO-404, SCO-405)

Department of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University

Duties: taught recitations, held office hours, graded exams

2008-16
Course Name-MPhil (Paper Code SS0-501, SS0- 502)

Department of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University

Duties: taught recitations, held office hours, graded exams

2010-16

Invited lectures:

  • Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (Regional Outreach Bureau) 2021, Fighting Covid Through Creative Works.
  • Utkal University- World Bank-OHEPEE, 2020, Academic Training Programme for Sociology Teachers.
  • Regional Resource &Training Centre (AVA (NGO)), 2019, Relapse Prevention Management.
  • Odisha Livelihood Mission (People’s Forum), 2018, Financial Literacy and Gender.
  • SIDBI (Access-Assist), 2017, Financial Literacy and Gender Awareness
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University (CSSS), 2016, Brainstorming session on “Mediatisation and Democracy in Contemporary India”
  • SIBDI-PSIG (Accion), 2016, Financial Literacy and Women Empowerment.
  • North Orissa University (UGC Gender Sensitization Training), 2014, Gender and Violence and Domestic Violence.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2021 October). “Negotiated Identity: A study of Migrant Bangladeshi Settlement in Odisha” presented at Webinar organized by Department of Sociology in collaboration with ICSSR. (Chaired a session)
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2020 August).  “National Education Policy 2020: A Sociological analysis” presented at National Conference organized by KIIT University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2020 July). “Covid-19 and New Forms of Discrimination : Through the lens of Sociology of Body” presented at National Seminar by Department of Social Science, FM University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2020 January). “Role of Corporate and Regional Development” presented at National Conference organized by Government College, Koraput in collaboration with ICSSR.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2019 March) “Re-configuring Space and tribal Alienation in Koraput” presented at National Conference at P.G. Department of Sociology at Vikaramdeb College, Koraput.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya. “Tribal Alienation: Re-imagining Space and Production of Risk” presented at International Conference Organized by the Department of Anthropology, Utkal University.

  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2019 October). “State of rural Universities in India: A Study of University Commission Report, 1948″presented at International Conference organized by Department of Sociology, Utkal University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2017 December). “Socio-cultural Alienation and Ecological Risks of Development-induced Displacement” presented at International Conference Organized by the Department of Political Science, Ravenshaw University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2017 March). “Women’s Rights and the status of Land Rights of Women: A Sociological Study” presented at National Seminar Organized by Dept. of Economics, Ravenshaw University in collaboration with ICSSR.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015, September). “The Making of the Indian Middle Class”paper presented at New Staff Series seminar, organized by University of Sydney.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, April). “Expansion of the Feminine Experience in the context of Globalization,” paper presented at National seminar, organized by Fakir Mohan University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, March). “Representation of the Aam Aadmi in Media”, paper presented at International seminar, organized by Fakir Mohan University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, February). “Gender and HIV/AIDS: Narratives of Stigma and Discrimination,” paper presented at International seminar, organized by Ravenshaw University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2013, September). “Tribes: The ‘Other’ Face of Oriya Identity”Paper presented at National seminar, organized by University of Hyderabad.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2013, January). “The Emerging Identity Trends in Odisha.” Paper presented at National seminar, organized by Gabeshana Chakra in collaboration with Fakir Mohan University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (March 2012). “Identity Perspective in Environmental Movements,” organized by P.G. Department of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2011, September). The State of Civil Society and the Odia Middle Class in Contemporary Social Movements in Odisha. Paper presented at national seminar, organized by Allahabad University.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, December). The Historic Others: Orissa’s Struggle for Identity. Paper presented at the 36th All India Sociological Conference, 2010 at Cuttack, Orissa.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, August). Tribals of Orissa as The Other. Paper presented at the International Conference organized by F. M. University, Balasore.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2008, December). “The Oriya Middle Class and Its role in the Oriya Linguistic Movement”. Paper presented at the 34th All India Sociological Conference, Jaipur.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2007, Nov-Dec). Gender Identity Construction through Gendered Reading and Popular Culture. Paper presented at the 33rd All India Sociological Conference, Dharwad.

PhD thesis

  • Tanaya Mohanty, “Growth of Modern Oriya Identity: A Study of its Changing Forms and Contents of Representations”. Departmental Research Committee: Prof.Maitrayee Chaudhuri (chairperson), Prof.Maitrayee Chaudhuri (Guide), DRC Member, Prof. Nilika Mehrotra, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Articles contributed in Books:

  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2006), “Gender, Culture and History” was contributed to the book titled “Human Rights, Gender and Environment”, Viva Publications, New Delhi, India, ISBN: 9788130904092
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2006), “Women’s Movement in India”, in Biswal, Tapan, ed. “Human Rights, Gender and Environment” Viva Publications, New Delhi, India, ISBN: 9788130904092.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2008), ‘Globalization’ in Tapan Biswal (ed.) “International Relation”, Macmillan India. ISBN: 9780230637009.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2013), ‘Environmental Movements in India’ in Kumar B. Das and Geetanjali Dash (ed.) “Climate Change and Politics of Development”, Avon Publications. ISBN: 9789381839218.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2016), Tribal Unrest and the Politics of Development in Odisha, in Geetanjali Dash (ed.) Politics of Underdevelopment. SSDN Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-8315-8515.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2019), En-Gendering Education and Gendered Professions: University Education Commission Report, 1948 in Aditya Mishra and Sagarika Mishra (ed.) Contemporary Gender Discourse: Issues and Contestations. SSDN Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-8315-8515.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya & Madhangopal, Devendraj (2021). Indigenous Environmental Movements of Eastern India: Seeing Through Henri Lefevre’s Spatial Lens in Madhangopal and Beer (ed.) Environment, Climate and Social Justice: Perspectives and Practices from the Global South. Springer Nature, Singapore. (Forthcoming)

 

Books Authored:

  • Mohanty, Tanaya, Social Construction of Gender Identity: A Study through Popular Literature, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN-13:978-3843362474, 2010.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya, Making of the Odia Middle Class, Elite Publications, ISBN-13:978-8185531724, 2014.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya, Role of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Rural Health, Elite Publications, ISBN-13:978-8185531724, 2015.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya, ‘’Contested Identities: Tribes of Odisha’’, Elite Publications, ISBN-13:978-8185531731, 2015.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya, “Modern Odia Identity” (Second Edition), Elite Publications, ISBN978-81-947757-0-6, 2021.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya, Media, Social Justice and Ethics, Elite Publications, Bhubaneswar, ISBN- 978-81-85531908, 2021.

Journal Articles

  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2014). “Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity’’, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies,2, Issue-10, October, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2014). ‘’Environment, Development and Modernization: An Gandhian Analysis’’, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, 2, Issue-12, December, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Identity and Construction of the Other”. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, 4, Issue-4, ISSN- 2348, Impact Factor- 2.389
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Text and Meaning’’. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, Issue-5, ISSN- 23480459, Impact Factor- 2.389
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Social Construction of Gender in School Going Children”. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies,4, Issue-6, ISSN- 2348, Impact Factor- 2.389
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). ‘’Contested Identities: Tribes as ‘Others’ in Odisha”. Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-12, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Popular Culture and Voices of the Voiceless,” Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, 3, Issue-1, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity”, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-5, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Representation of Odia Women in Fakir Mohan’s Chha Mana Atha-Guntha”, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-3, ISSN- 23487186, Impact Factor- 0.92.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2016). “Gendered Identities: Negotiating through the Other”, Scholars World, Vol.4, Issue-1, ISSN- 2319-5789, Impact Factor- 3.55.

 

Book Reviews

  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2016), Book Review of “Media Construction of Environment Sustainability in India” by Prithi Nambiar, Sage Publication, 2014. 312 pp. in Sociological Bulletin, Volume 65, Number1, January-April 2016, 165-167, Indian Sociological Society.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2011), Book Review of “Gender, Social Structure and Empowerment: Status Report of Women in India” by Sangeeta-Bharadwaj-Badal, Jaipur: Rawat Publication, 2009. 217 pp. in Sociological Bulletin, Volume 60, Number1, January-April 2011, 165-167, Indian Sociological Society.
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2011), Book Review of “Harnessing Farms and Forests in the Low Carbon Economy” by Wiley, Zach and Chameides, Bill (Eds.) Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007. 229 pp. in Electronic Green Journal, Issue 31, Spring 2011, University of California, California. http://escholarship.ucop.edu/uc/item/6zc6098t
  • Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, June), Book Review on “The New Spirit of Capitalism” by Luc Boltanski and Eva Chiapello, Verso: London, 2005. 601 pp, in Capital & Class June 2010 34: 301-303, Sage Publications, London.

Organized:

  • Organized a one day round table on Quality Journalism Education: Media Ethics and Social Justice in collaboration and funded by WJEC-UNESCO on 1st December, 2021.
  • Organized a two day national seminar on the theme, ‘’Women Empowerment: Strategic Planning for Rural Development’’ on 7-02-2009 to 08.02.2009 at Fakir Mohan University, Balasore, Odisha.

Modules and E-Contents Developed:

Participated:

  • Attendee of Faculty Development Programme (FDP) in “Developing Research Ecosystem: An Interface between Researchers and Experts”, from 12th July 2020 to 7th September 2020 at Utkal University.
  • Participated in Research Development Programme Workshop organized by 21.7.2020 to 09.7.20, organized by School of Women’s Studies, Utkal University.

  • Attendee of Refresher Course in “Gender Studies”, From 06.12.19 to 19.12.2019 at HRDC, Utkal University.
  • Participated in 10 days workshop on Research Methodology organized by Utkal University in collaboration with ICSSR in 2017.
  • Attendee of Refresher Course in  “Sociology”, From 31.7.17 to 20.08.2017 at HRDC, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
  • Attendee of Faculty Development Programme (FDP) in “Social Science Research and Development of Quality Research Proposals for Faculty members of Social Sciences”, from 1st May 2017 to 11th May 2017 at Utkal University.
  • Attendee of Refresher Course in “Political Sociology”, From 22.9.14 to 17.10.2014 at HRDC, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
  • Participated as delegate in the Sensitivity , Awareness and Motivation Workshop entitled “Capacity Building of Women Managers in Higher Education” sponsored by University Grants Commission and organized by Fakir Mohan University, held on 20th -24th December, 2012.
  • Participated 80th Orientation Programme at Academic Staff College, JNU, New Delhi April 2-28, 2012
  • Workshop on Students Support Services in ODL system organized by the Centre of Distance and Continuing education, F. M. University, Balasore, from 27th – 29th June, 2008.

Evaluation of SRMS” Co-PI:, Studying Impact Assessment of SRMS, Funding Agency, Orissa SC/ST Finance Development Co-operative Corporation Limited (A Government of Orissa Undertaking),Amount received, 12 Lakhs.

  • SitaramBehera ,“Impact of Globalization on Traditional Crafts Industry: A Sociological Study of Brass and Bell Metal Workers of Odisha, 2017, Utkal University
  • Bishnuprasad Mohapatra, “State, Corporate and Community: Through the Framework of Corporate Social Responsibility”, 2017, Utkal University
  • Sumitra Sahoo, “Tradition, Changes and Resistance: A Case Study of Niyamgiri”, 2018, Utkal University.
  • Rahul Mohanty, “Rehabilitation of Surrendered Naxalites: A Study in Odisha, 2019, Utkal University
  • Co-Cordinator, MSW, Rural Campus, Utkal University
  • External Member POSH, Sambandh Corporation
  • Member, BOS, Department of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University
  • Member, BOS, Department of Sociology, Utkal University
  • Empanelled Resource Person for IGNOU, P.G. Courses in Sociology
  • Member of Editorial Board of University Journal, ‘Anwesha’, FMU, 2012-16
  • Member of Students’ magazine Committee, FMU, 2012-14
  • Member Anti-Sexual Harrassment Committee, FMU, 2012-2016
  • Member of the Sports Committee of the F.M. University, 2008-2014
  • Member of the Residential Committee of the F.M. University, 2008-2016
  • Associate Superintendent, Ladies’ Hostel at the University Campus, 2009-2014
  • Superintendent, Ladies’ Hostel at the University Campus, Fakir Mohan University, 2014-16
  • Assistant Superintendent, Ladies Hostel-7, Utkal University, 2016-2018.