Dr. Balaji Namdev Kendre


Professor and Head, Department of Sociology,University of Mumbai, Santacruz (E), Mumbai (Maharashtra)



Dr. Balaji Namdev Kendre is Chairperson Board of Studies in Sociology, Member Academic Council, Member Internal Quality Assurance Cell [IQAC] University of Mumbai, Mumbai. Former Convenor RC 11 Sociology of Environment, Indian Sociological Society, Member of Faculty and Research and Recognition Committee (RRC) SNDT Women University, Mumbai, Director/Chair Professor (Ag), Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Contemporary Studies, University of Mumbai. Coordinator (Ag), Master of Social Work Programme, University of Mumbai, Mumbai.Teaching and Research Interest: Migration Studies, Media and Communication Studies, Environment and Development Studies, Marginal Groups and Communities Studies, Sociology of Law. Research Guidance: 5 Scholars completed Ph.D. and 8 are working, 9 Scholars Completed M.Phil. and one working. Publications: Two Books, Ten Chapters in Books, Ten Articles in Journals, News Paper bites 10, Two-Book Reviews in Sociological Bulletin.

Life Member: Marathi Samajshtra Perished, Indian Sociological Society, Indian Science Congress Association Kolkata. Conferences/Seminar/Workshops organized: 10 National Level and 8 State Level

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