Administration

 

Humanities and Social Sciences is one of the academic departments of IIT Kanpur. It is multi-disciplinary, and consists of five disciplines: English (Literature and Linguistics), Fine Arts, Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology.

 

Head

Shikha Dixit
Phone: +91-512-259 7157 (O)
Email: shikha[AT]iitk.ac.in


Departmental Undergraduate Committee (DUGC)
(1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020)


Dr. Chaithra Puttaswamy

English

 

Dr. Koumudi P Patil

Fine Arts

Convenor

Dr. AVR Sarma

Philosophy

 

Dr. DevPriya Kumar

Psychology

 

Dr. Anindita Chakrabarti

Sociology

 
 

Student Member

 
 

Student Member

 

Departmental Postgraduate Committee (DPGC)
(1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020)


Dr. N. P. Sudharshana

English

Convenor

Dr. Shatarupa T Roy

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Vineet Sahu

Philosophy

 

Dr. Braj Bhushan

Psychology

 

Dr. P. Swarnakar

Sociology

 
 

Student Member

 
 

Student Member

 

Departmental Library Committee (DLC)
(1 September 2019 to 31 August 2020)


Dr. Syed Feroz Hassan

English

Convenor

Dr. Koumudi P Patil

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Prashant Bagad

Philosophy

 

Dr. Ark Verma

Psychology

 

Dr. M. Jha

Sociology

 

Discipline Convenors
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. Sayan Chattopadhyay

English

 

Dr. Koumudi P Patil

Fine Arts

 

Dr. AVR Sarma

Philosophy

 

Dr. Kumar Ravi Priya

Psychology

 

Dr. B.K. Pattnaik

Sociology

 

Departmental Finance Committee (DFC)
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. G. Neelakantan

English

 

Dr. Satyaki Roy

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Vineet Sahu

Philosophy

 

Dr. Kumar Ravi Priya

Psychology

 

Dr. Jillet Sam

Sociology

Convenor

Seminar and Research Committee
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. Usha Udaar

English

Convenor

Dr. Ritwij Bhowmik

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Prashant Bagad

Philosophy

 

Dr. Ark Verma

Psychology

 

Dr. Jillet Sam

Sociology

 

Computer and Web Committee
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. Achla Raina

English

 

Dr. Shatarupa Thakurta Roy

Fine Arts

 

Dr. A V R Sarma

Philosophy

 

Dr. Devpriya Kumar

Psychology

 

Dr. P. Swarnkar

Sociology

Convenor

Space Committee
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. T. Ravichandran

English

 

Dr. Ritwij Bhowmik

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Vineet Sahu

Philosophy

 

Dr. Braj Bhushan

Psychology

 

Dr. Anindita Chakrabarti

Sociology

Convenor

Departmental Faculty Recruitment Committee
(1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020)


Dr. Suchitra Mathur

English

 

Dr. Koumudi P Patil

Fine Arts

 

Dr. Prashant Bagad

Philosophy

Convenor

Dr. Braj Bhushan

Psychology

 

Dr. B.K. Pattnaik

Sociology

 

In-charge of Laboratories
(1 April 2019 to 31 March2020)


Dr. Ritwij Bhowmik

Fine Arts Lab

Dr. Mini Chandran

Language Lab

Dr. Braj Bhushan

Psychology Lab

 

HSS Research Lab