Sumita Saha


I am a Professor in the Department of Sociology and currently holding the Deanship in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Presidency University, Kolkata. Before joining Presidency University I was teaching in the Department of Sociology, Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata (UG College under the University of Calcutta) as a fulltime faculty member recruited by WB Public Service Commission. I have taught UG Honours Courses in Sociology for 11 years since the year 2001. I have presented several papers in UGC sponsored National as well as International Seminars. I have authored many articles in reputed journals: Jadavpur University Journal of Sociology, Samaj Tattava, Cosmomath, Indian Journal of Millennium Studies: An International Journal, Indian Journal of Social Development, International Review of Comparative Sociology, Man in India, Economic Affairs contributing on multiple areas like Gerontology, Gender Studies, Sociology of Religion etc. I have also written a book entitled “Depression among the Elderly” (2012).


Presidency University,
86/1 College Street, Kolkata - 700073,
West Bengal, India

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