Kamal Kumar Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Shivaji College, University of Delhi, Delhi
Kamal Kumar is an Assistant Professor at Shivaji College, University of Delhi. He has also taught at Hindu College, Lakshmibai College and Satyawati College. He has received the Academic Excellence Award while graduating from Hindu College and secured a University Position at the University of Delhi. He was awarded an MPhil in 2013 from the Department of Political Science, University of Delhi, and presently, he is pursuing a PhD from the same institution. He was awarded an All India Postgraduate Scholarship in 2011 and the UGC Junior Research Fellowship in 2013. He has also been awarded the ICSSR INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL GRANT in 2018 for participating in the 76th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference held in Chicago, US. He has attended the U21 Masters Intensive Module 2012 organized in collaboration by the University of Birmingham, University of Delhi and University of Melbourne. He has published five research articles in UGC-approved journals like Mainstream, Social Change and Intellectual Resonance, and contributed two articles in national newspapers. He has authored over ten articles for different textbooks and reference books published by reputed publishers like Orient BlackSwan and Tripura University. He has also presented around eleven research papers in various national and international conferences. His research interests include comparative politics, environmental politics in South Asia and social movements.