Educational Qualifications 

PhD in Political Science 


M A Political Science 

Service Profile 

Date of Entry into Service : 05/08/2021

Areas of Interest in the Subject

Political Thought and Theory, Public Administration, Comparative Politics, Indian Government and Politics, Research Methodology, Kerala Politics, Caste System, Indian Social Movement, Ambedkar, Gandhi and Marx. 

Research Experiences
1Project ‘ The Legislative Contribution of The Twelfth  Kerala Legislative Assembly: A Snapshot View’
2Organizing work of  National Seminar at DB College, Sasthamcotta
3Organizing work of National Seminar at Sree Narayana College, Kannur
4Coordination work of Youth Parliament Competition  
5Editing and Proofreading work of the Institute biannual journal titled ‘ Journal of Parliamentary Studies’ 

Papers Published

Sl. No.Title of the paper publishedName of the Journal/Book Publishers Volume and Issue 
1BDJS- BJP Alliance and the Hindutva Consolidation in KeralaJournal of Polity and SocietyDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of KeralaThiruvananthapuramVol. 9 Issue 1January-June 2017
ISSN No. 0976-0210
2The Tussle for Ambedkar’s Legacy : Politics of Hindutva and Dalits University College Journal of Politics and SocietyDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity CollegeUniversity of KeralaThiruvananthapuramISSN No. 2347-8411
3Dalit Politics in Kerala : Critiquing the Multitude of Caste/Sub-Caste Movements
Beyond the Boundaries ( Book)

Dissent Books, Kollam 
ISBN 978 93 5321 405 0

Papers Presented 

Sl. No.Title of the paper presentedSeminar details Organized by Date and venue 
1‘Anna Hazare, Civil Society and Hero-worship: A Constitutional Critique’National Seminar on India’s Democratic Challenges and Civil Society InterventionsVTM NSS College, Dhanuvachapuram, Thiruvananthapuram.8-9 February 2012 at VTM NSS College, Dhanuvachapuram, Thiruvananthapuram.
2‘ Necessity of Mass Media in Dalit Empowerment : A Snapshot Analysis’National Seminar on Representing the Subaltern : An Enquiry into the Neo-liberal MediascapeDepartments of Journalism, Political Science and English, Prajyoti Niketan College2-3 March 2012.At Prajyoti Niketan College, Pudukad 
3‘Politics of Dalits in Kerala: An Enquiry into the Continuing Threats from Identities’ National Seminar on State, Democracy and Governance: Landscaping National and International Politics  The Association of Political Scientists-Kerala 5-6 February 2014at Govt. College Kottayam  
4Identity in Dalit Politics : A Theoretical Account’ National Seminar on Democracy, Development and Globalisation : Perspectives and Experiences The Association of Political Scientists-Kerala at Govt. College Madapally30-31 January 2015.Govt. College Madapally, Kozhikkode 
5‘Debarring ‘Reserved’ from ‘Unreserved’: Revisiting the Communal Award’ National Seminar on India, State of the Nation: 2014 General Election and After The Department of Political Science ,University of Kerala 17-19 March 2015Karivattom Campus 
6‘The Internationalization in Higher Education and the ‘Traditional Misery’: A Dalit Quest’ International Seminar on Rising India, Higher Education and the World Order, The Association of Political Scientists-Kerala 10-11 March 2016.St.John’s College, Anchal. Kollam 
7‘Can NITI Ayog transform Decentralization in India?A Perspective from Nehruvian SocialismNational Seminar on Evaluating the New Local Governance : The Problems and Prospects of Decentralization in IndiaThe Department of Political Science ,University of Kerala16-18 March 2017At Department of Political ScienceKarivattom Campus


Participated in number of international and national seminars, symposiums, research methodology workshops and conferences  

1Served as Field investigator in Election Survey 2009 conducted by Centre for Electoral Studies, Thiruvananthapuram
2Field investigator in Feedback Study on Victor Tele Education Program conducted by Survey Research Centre, University of Kerala and Social Research Division, Development and Educational Communication Unit, ISRO, Ahmadabad, in February 2014.