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Dr. Tanaya Mohanty

Tanaya Mohanty Name : Dr.   Tanaya Mohanty
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.A. ; M.Phil. (University of Hyderabad), Ph.D. (Jawaharlal Nehru University), Post-Doctoral Research (University of Sydney).
Phone No. : 91-8895267124
E-mail ID : tanaya(dot)mohanty309(at)gmail(dot)com
  • Sociology of Modernity
  • Gender Studies
  • Identity Studies
  • Media Studies
  • Society and Gender
  • Research Methodology
  • Sociology of Change and Development.
  • Gender, Society and Development
  1. Guidance :
    1. MPhil Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Topic of MPhil Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
      1 Urmila Sahoo 2019 Gender and Ageing: A Sociological Study of Old Age Homes
      2 IqraTawab 2018 A Case Study on Women Migrant Labourers of Ganjam District
      3 Saswati Behera 2017 Physiology to Sociology: A Study of Obsess and Overweight Women Students in Utkal University and Ramadevi University
      4 Tarini Tanaya Sara 2015 A Sociological Study of Migrant Women Construction Workers in Jajpur
      5 Dipika Mahanta 2015 A Socio-Cultural Study of Juanga Tribes in Harichandanpur Block, Keonjhar District
      6 Bhabanibala Patra 2014 A Sociological Study on Violence against Women in Balasore District
      7 Manisha Patnaik 2014 Women Empowerment and the Role of Creches
      8 Meenakshi Nayak 2013 Livelihood and Practices of Juanga Tribes: A Sociological Study of Keonjhar District
      9 Sraboni Dash 2013 Comparative Study of Dalit and Tribal: A Sociological Study of Bhadrak
      10 Samapti Rana 2012 Stigma and HIV/AIDS: A Sociological Study on Discrimination in Balasore District
      11 ShilpiBhowmick 2011 Gender, Violence and Media: A Study of Newspaper, “Janani: voice of women
      12 Mahasweta Moharana 2011 Gender and Dual Responsibility: A Study on Police Women in Bhadrak District
      13 Sudeshna Mishra 2011 Status of Rural Women: A Case Study of Sankhachila Village, Korai Block, Jajpur District
      14 Suchismita Rana 2010 Problems of Working Women: A Sociological Study on School Teachers in Cuttack City
      15 Mitali Madhusmita 2010 Issues in Child Labour: A Case Study of NCLP, Cuttack, 2010
      16 Itishree Pradhan 2005 Social Status of Muslim Women in Bhadrak District.
    2. PhD Guidance:
      Sl No  Name of the Scholar Year of award of Degree Registration No Name of the Co-guide if any Fellowship received if any during research Topic of PhD Thesis Summary of the Research Outcome(In 100 Words)
      1 SITARAM BEHERA ` Continuing 04-Sociology-2016-17 UGC JRF Impact of Globalization on Traditional Crafts Industry: A Sociological Study of Brass and Bell Metal Workers of Odisha
      2 Rahul Mohanty ` Continuing 01-Sociology, 2018-19 UGC JRF Rehabilitation of Surrendered Naxalites: A Study in Odisha
      3 Bishnuprasad Mohapatra ` Continuing 05-Sociology, 2017-18 No UGC-JRF Public Sector Undertaking and Community: Role of Corporate Social Responsibility
      4 Sumitra Sahoo ` Continuing 02-Sociology, 2017-18 No UGC-JRF Tradition, Changes and Resistance: A Case Study of Niyamgiri
  2. Journal Publications :
    1. International Publications:
      1 Mohanty Tanaya Gendered Identities: Negotiating through the Other”, , Vol-Scholars World, Vol.4,, issue-Issue-1, ISSN-ISSN- 2319-5789, 2016-17
      2 Mohanty, Tanaya . “Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity” Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, issue-Issue-5,, ISSN- ISSN- 23487186, 2015-16
      3 Mohanty Tanaya . “Identity and Construction of the Other”. , , Vol-Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, issue-Issue-4, ISSN-ISSN- 23487186, 2015-16
      4 Mohanty Tanaya . “Representation of Odia Women in Fakir Mohan’s Chha Mana Atha Guntha” Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, issue-Issue-3, ISSN-ISSN- 23487186., 2015-16
      5 Mohanty Tanaya Text and Meaning Vol-Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, issue-Issue-5, ISSN- ISSN- 23480459., 2015-16
      6 Mohanty, Tanaya . “Popular Culture and Voices of the Voiceless,” , . Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, issue-Issue-1,, ISSN-ISSN- 23487186, 2015-16
      7 Mohanty Tanaya ’Contested Identities: Tribes as ‘Others’ in Odisha Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, issue-Issue-12,, ISSN- ISSN- 23487186, 2015-16
      8 Mohanty Tanaya Social Construction of Gender in School Going Children Vol-Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, issue- Issue-6, ISSN-ISSN- 23480459., 2015-16
      9 Mohanty Tanaya ‘’Environment, Development and Modernization: An Gandhian Analysis’’, , Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.2, issue-Issue-12, December,, ISSN-ISSN- 23487186, 2014-15
      10 Mohanty, Tanaya Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity Vol-Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.2, issue- Issue-10, October, ISSN-ISSN- 23487186, 2014-15
      11 Mohanty Tanaya , Review on The New Spirit of Capitalism by Luc Boltanski and Eva Chiapello, Vol-Verso: London, 2005. 601 pp, in Capital & Class , Sage Publications, London., issue-June 2010, ISSN- 34: 301-303, 2015-16
    2. National Publications:
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    3. Mohanty, Tanaya (2011), Book Review of “Media Construction of Environment Sustainability in India” by Prithi Nambiar, Sage Publication, 2014. 312 pp. in Sociological Bulletin, Volume 65, Number1, January-April 2016, 165-167, Indian Sociological Society.
    4. Mohanty, Tanaya (2011), Book Review of “Gender, Social Structure and Empowerment: Status Report of Women in India” by Sangeeta-Bharadwaj-Badal, Jaipur: Rawat Publication, 2009. 217 pp. in Sociological Bulletin, Volume 60, Number1, January-April 2011, 142, Indian Sociological Society.
    5. Tanaya (2011), Book Review of “Harnessing Farms and Forests in the Low Carbon Economy” by Wiley, Zach and Chameides, Bill (Eds.) Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007. 229 pp. inElectronic Green Journal, Issue 31, Spring 2011, University of California, California. http://escholarship.ucop.edu/uc/item/6zc6098t
    6. Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, June), Book Review on “The New Spirit of Capitalism” by Luc Boltanski and Eva Chiapello, Verso: London, 2005. 601 pp, in Capital & Class June 2010 34: 301-303, Sage Publications, London.
    7. Mohanty, Tanaya (2014). “Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity’’, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.2, Issue-10, October, ISSN- 23487186.
    8. Mohanty, Tanaya (2014). ‘’Environment, Development and Modernization: An Gandhian Analysis’’, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.2, Issue-12, December, ISSN- 23487186.
    9. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Identity and Construction of the Other”. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, Issue-4, ISSN- 2348.
    10. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Text and Meaning’’. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, Issue-5, ISSN- 23480459.
    11. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Social Construction of Gender in School Going Children”. Global Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.4, Issue-6, ISSN- 2348
    12. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). ‘’Contested Identities: Tribes as ‘Others’ in Odisha”. Asian   Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-12, ISSN- 23487186
    13. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Popular Culture and Voices of the Voiceless,” Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-1, ISSN- 23487186.
    14. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Narratives of a Nation: Constructing a National Identity”, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-5, ISSN- 23487186.
    15. Mohanty, Tanaya (2015). “Representation of Odia Women in Fakir Mohan’s Chha    Mana Atha Guntha”, Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies, Vol.3, Issue-3, ISSN- 23487186.
    16. Mohanty, Tanaya (2016). “Gendered Identities: Negotiating through the Other”, Scholars World, Vol.4, Issue-1, ISSN- 2319-5789.
    17. Review Articles(State Level Publications):
  3. Conference Publication(Presented/Published in proceedings):



  1. Edited Books :
  2. Text Books :
  3. Book Chapters :
    1 Mohanty, Tanaya (2019), En-Gendering Education and Gendered Professions: University Education Commission Report, 1948 in Aditya Mishra and Sagarika Mishra (ed.)Contemporary Gender Discourse: Issues and Contestations . SSDN Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-8315-8515.
    2 Mohanty, Tanaya (2016), Tribal Unrest and the Politics of Development in Odisha, in Geetanjali Dash (ed.) Politics of Underdevelopment. SSDN Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-8315-8515.
    3 Mohanty, Tanaya (2013), ‘Environmental Movements in India’ in Kumar B. Das and Geetanjali Dash (ed.) “Climate Change and Politics of Development”,Avon Publications. ISBN: 9789381839218
    4 Mohanty, Tanaya (2008), ‘Globalization’ in TapanBiswal (ed.) “International Relation”, Macmillan India. ISBN: 9780230637009.
    5 Mohanty, Tanaya (2006), “Gender, Culture and History” was contributed to the book titled “Human Rights, Gender and Environment”, Viva Publications, New Delhi, India, ISBN: 9788130904092
    6 Mohanty, Tanaya (2006), “Women’s Movement in India”, in Biswal, Tapan, ed. “Human Rights, Gender and Environment” Viva Publications, New Delhi, India, ISBN: 9788130904092.
  4. Research Books :
    1 Mohanty, Tanaya (2014), The Making of the Odia Middle Class, Elite Publications: Bhubaneswar, ISBN-13: 978-8185531724.
    2 Mohanty, Tanaya (2015), Contested Identities: Tribes of Odisha, Elite Publications: Bhubaneswar, ISBN-13: 978-8185531731.
    3 Mohanty, Tanaya (2015), Role of Panchayati Raj Institutions and Rural Health, Elite Publications: Bhubaneswar, ISBN-13: 978-8185531724.
    4 Mohanty, Tanaya (2016), Modern Odia Identity, Elite Publications: Bhubaneswar,
  1. Workshops:
    1 Participated in Five day workshop on Combating Violence Against Women and Girls for College / Univerity Teachers on 24th June to 28th June, 2019 organized by Utkal University.
    2 Participated as delegate in the Sensitivity , Awareness and Motivation Workshop entitled “Capacity Building of Women Managers in Higher Education” sponsored by University Grants Commission and organized by Fakir Mohan University, held on 20th -24th December, 2012
    3 Participated 80th Orientation Programme at Acadmeic Staff College, JNU, New Delhi April 2-28, 2012
  2. Seminars:
    1 Presented on Paper" Tribal Alienation: Re-imaging Space and Production of Risk"Two days International Conference “Tribes in Neo-Liberal Era” Organized by the Department of Anthropology, Utkal University on 9th March, 2019.
    2 Presented Paper on “Re-configuring Space and Tribal Alienation in Koraput’’ in Two Days National Seminar themed on Industrialization, Environment and Local Sustainability, Organized by Dept. of Sociology, Vikram Deb Autonomous College on 2nd March, 2019.
    3 Presented on Paper"Socio-cultural Alienation and Ecological Risks of Development-induced Displacement"Two days International Conference “Odisha 2036: Society and Politics” Organized by the Department of Political Science, Ravenshaw University on 09 and 10 December 2017
    4 Presented Paper on Women’s Rights and the status of Land Rights of Women: A Sociological Study in Two Days National Seminar themed on Gender Discrimination in Rural Labour Market Organized by Dept. of Economics, Ravenshaw University in collaboration with ICSSR on 28th and 29th March, 2017.
    5 Presented Paper on Human Rights and Value of Education in One Day National Seminar Organized by Dept. of Political Science, Government women’s College, Puri in collaboration with UGC on 6th February, 2016.
    6 Presented Paper on Gendering Education: The 1948 Education Report in ThreeDays National Seminar at the 41st All India Sociological Conference, Organized by KIIT University in collaboration with ICSSR on 27th and 29th December, 2015.
    7 Mohanty, Tanaya (2015, September). “The Making of the Indian Middle Class”paper presented at New Staff Seminar Series organized by Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney.
    8 Presented Paper on ‘Gendering HIV/AIDS and Globalization’ ThreeDays International Seminar at themed on Rising India and World Order, Organized by Dept. of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University in collaboration with ICSSR on 5th February, 2015.
    9 Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, April). “Liberalization and Expansion of the Feminine Space,”paper presented at U.G.C Sponsored National seminar on Political Economy under Globalization with Special Reference to Odisha, organized by Fakir Mohan University held on 29th and 30th March, 2014.
    10 Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, March). “Representation of the AamAadmi in Media”,”paper presented at International seminar on Socio-Economic Scenario in India and Mainstreaming the AamAadmiorganized by Fakir Mohan University held on 3rd and 4th March, 2014.
    11 Mohanty, Tanaya (2014, February). “Gender and HIV/AIDS: Narratives of Stigma and Discrimination,”paper presented at International seminar on Redrawing the Boundaries of International Relations: Going Beyond State and Power, organized by Department of Political Science, Ravenshaw University.
    12 Mohanty, Tanaya (2013, September). “Tribes: The ‘Other’ Face of Oriya Identity”Paper presented at ICSSR sponsored National seminar on Democracy, Development and Tribes in India: Reality and Rhetoric organized by Department of Political Science, University of Hyderabad held on 12 and 13th August, 2013.
    13 Presented Paper on Women’s Movement in Contemporary times in National Seminar Organized by the Dept. of Public Administration, Utkal University on 20th March, 2012
    14 Mohanty, Tanaya (March 2012).“Issues in the Politics of Climate Change and Identity Construction,” held on 19th March 2012 by P.G. Department of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University,Balasore.
    15 Presented Paper on Environmental Politics in India, at State Seminar organized by Belavoomi Mahavidyalaya on 26February, 2012.
    16 Presented Paper on Media and Technology in Contemporary times, at National Seminar themed on Information Technology: Emerging Paradigm in Development organized by Dept of ICT, Fakir Mohan University on 7th February, 2012.
    17 Presented Paper on Women's Rights in Odisha: A Study of Colonial Times, at National Seminar organized by Dept. of Political Science, Ravenshaw University on 22nd January, 2012.
    18 Mohanty, Tanaya (2011, September). The State of Civil Society and the Odia Middle Class in Contemporary Social Movements in Odisha. Paper presented at national seminar, organized by AllahabadUniversity.
    19 Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, December). The Historic Others: Orissa’s Struggle for Identity. Paper presented at the 36th All India Sociological Conference, 2010 at Cuttack, Orissa.
    20 Mohanty, Tanaya (2010, August). Tribals of Orissa as The Other.Paper presented at the International Conference organized by F.M.University, Balasore, Orissa,
    21 Presented Paper on ‘’Conceptualizng Empowerment: A Theoretical Perspective at National Seminar organized by Dept. of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University on 8th February, 2009.
    22 Mohanty, Tanaya (2008, December). The Oriya Middle Class and Its role in the Oriya Lingusitic Movement. Paper presented at the 34th All India Sociological Conference, Jaipur, 2008
    23 Mohanty, Tanaya (2007, Nov-Dec). Gender Identity Construction through Gendered Reading and Popular Culture. Paper presented at the 33rd All India Sociological Conference, Dharwad.
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  1. : Received Endeavour Fellowship, sponsored by Govt. of Australia in 2015, pursued post-doctoral studies at the University of Sydney.
  1. Teaching:
    1 Served as Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Social Science, Fakir Mohan University from 26.02.2008 to 28.04.2016.
  2. Important Activities:
  3. Research Projects Undertaken:
    1 "Evaluation of SRM" Orissa SC/ST Finance Development Co-operative Corporation Limited (A Government of Orissa Undertaking), 2012 as CO-PI.
  4. Invited Lectures:
    1 Resource person for session on “ Gender Based Violence” in a workshop titled, Gender Sensitization Training of University Students, Organized by North Orissa University
    2 Resource person for a brainstorming session on “Mediatisation and Democracy in Contemporary India”, by CSSS, Jawaharlal Nehru University in collaboration with ICSSR, held on 20th and 21st February, 2016.
    3 Resource person for session on “ Financial Literacy & Women Empowerment”, by Accion in collaboration with SIDBI – PSIG and DFID, UK on 2nd December, 2016
    4 Resource Person for a session on “Financial Literacy & Women Empowerment” on 13th October, 2017 for the Master Trainers (MTs) of Odisha Livelihoods Mission (OLM) organized by Access-Assist, Supported by SIDBI-PSIG and implemented in partnership with OLM
    5 Resource Person for two days workshop on“Financial and Digital Literacy” on 22nd and 23rd November, 2018 for the Master Trainers (MTs) of Odisha Livelihoods Mission, organized by People’s Forum.
    6 Resource person for session on “Relapse Prevention” in a five day workshop titled, Relapse Prevention and management for Functionaries of IRCA Organized by Regional Resource & Training Centre(RRTC), East Zone-III, Odisha run by Association for Voluntary Action(AVA) on 8th August, 2019.
  5. Administrative/Executive experience:
    1 1. Associate Coordinator, MSW, Rural Campus, Utkal University. 2019 2. Assistant Superintendent 7th Hostel, Utkal University from 2016 to 2018 3. Superintendent, Ladies’ Hostel at the University Campus, Fakir Mohan University, 2014-16 4. Associate Superintendent, Ladies’ Hostel at the University Campus, 2009-2014, Fakir Mohan University 5.Member of the Residential Committee of the Fakir University, 2009-2016 6.Member of the Sports Committee of the University, Fakir Mohan University, 2008-12 7.Member of Editorial Board of University Journal, ‘Anwesha’, Fakir Mohan University, 2011-2015. 8. Member of Students’ magazine Committee, Fakir Mohan University, 2012-14 9. Member Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee, Fakir Mohan University, 2012-16 10. Member Board of Studies in Sociology, Fakir Mohan University
  6. Conference organized as Organizing Secretary: