Department of Sociology
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Ph.D.||Environmental Policy Group, Department of Social Sciences||Wageningen University & Research||Netherlands||2018|
|Masters||Sociology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2006|
|Bachelor||Sociology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2004|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Associate Professor||Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka||30, Dec 2020||Currently Working|
|Assistant Professor||Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||26, Jun 2013||29-09-2020|
|Lecturer||Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||14, Jul 2011||25-06-2013|
|Assistant Professor||Department of Sociology, Jagannath University||Dhaka, Bangladesh||13, Oct 2010||13-07-2011|
|Lecturer||Department of Sociology, Jagannath University||Dhaka, Bangladesh||08, Oct 2008||12-10-2010|
|Senior Research Associate||Research and Evaluation Division, BRAC||Dhaka, Bangladesh||12, Apr 2007||06-10-2008|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Sociological Theories and Methods||Contemporary sociological theories, Qualitative and quantitative methods|
|Urban Sociology||City, Urban governance and planning, Dynamics of sustainable city|
|Sociology of poverty||Sociological understanding of poverty, inequality and justice, Theoretical and empirical debates, Policy analysis|
|Environmental Sociology||Social process of environmental issues, Paradigms and discourses, Theoretical and empirical debates, Environmental policy process and movements|
|Sociology of science an technology||innovation perspectives, Science-technology-society relationship, niche formation and regime dynamics, dynamics of socio-technological change|
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|Masters||Greening the technology by public participation: A study on renewable solar technology at Gabbaria village of Borguna district||Dr. Debasish Kumar Kundu||Rana Biswas|
|Masters||Revisiting Durkheim: A sociological study on suicide in Jhenaidah district||Dr. Debasish Kumar Kundu||Yasmin Sultana|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Livelihood||Understanding Livelihood in Chittagong Hill Tracts and Plain Land||Manusher Jonno Foundation||18-04-2019||24-08-2019||Center for Advance Research in Social Sciences, University of Dhaka|
|Radicalization||An Assessment of the Socio-cultural and Political Factors Driving 'Religion-Based' Violent Extremism in Some Selected Northern Districts of Bangladesh||RAB Forces||01-01-1970||30-06-2017||Centre for Trade and Investment University of Dhaka|
|No invited talk is found|
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Executive Member||Dhaka University Sociology Alumni||2019-20|
|2||Publication Secretary||Bangladesh Sociological Association||2019-20|
Debasish Kumar Kundu, Aarti Gupta, Arthur. P.J. Mol, Mohammad Moshiur Rahman and Doris van Halem : Experimenting with a novel technology for provision of safe drinking water in rural Bangladesh: The case of sub-surface arsenic removal (SAR), Technology in Society (impact factor:1.67) , vol.53 , pp.161-172 , 2018 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu, Arthur .P.J. Mol and Aarti Gupta : Failing Arsenic Mitigation Technology in Rural Bangladesh: Explaining Stagnation in Niche Formation of the Sono Filter, Water Policy (impact factor:1.011) , vol.18 , no.6 , pp.1490- 1507 , 2016 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and B. Van Vliet; A. Gupta : The consolidation of deep tube well technology in safe drinking water provision: the case of arsenic mitigation in rural Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Technology Innovation. doi: 10.1080/19761597.2016.1190286 , 2016 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and A. Gupta; A.P.J.Mol; M. Nasreen : Framing social acceptability of arsenic safe technologies in rural Bangladesh: A user-oriented analysis, Water Policy. 18 (2): 318–334. doi: 10.2166/wp.2015.026 , 2016 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and Islam, Lamia : Who rules Bangladesh? An analysis of power actors and power networks, 1973- 2014,, Jagannath University Journal of Arts , vol.6 (2) , pp.177- 190 , 2016 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and 6. Islam, Lamia : Transformation of power in rural power structure of Bangladesh: An outlook from 1960s to 2000s, The Journal of Social Studies , vol.150 , pp.31-49. , 2016 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and M. Samadder : Bundle of tears versus strength of numbers: A study on gender Justice and group dynamics in Bangladesh., The Journal of Social Studies , vol.137 , pp.56- 75 , 2013 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and T.B.Das : Combating Sexual Harassment in Educational Institutions: Shifting the Status Quo from Disparity to Equality, The Journal of Social Studies , vol.134 , pp.65-78 , 2012 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu : Struggling with “flexibility”: A Case on Ethnic Conflict and Citizenship Crisis in Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) of Bangladesh, The Journal of Social Studies , vol.132 , pp.1-16 , 2011 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and M. Samadder : Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and gender justice in Bangladesh: Myth and Reality,, Journal of Institute of Bangladesh Studies , vol.33 , pp.1-16. , 2010 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu and Nasreen, M : Gender Role of Women in Coping with Monga in the Northern Region of Bangladesh., Journal of Institute of Bangladesh Studies , pp.31 , 2008 .
Debasish Kumar Kundu, Nasreen and M. K.M. Hossain : The Interrelationship between Poverty, Environment and Sustainable Development: an overview., Bangladesh e-journal of Sociology. , vol.2(3) , pp.59-79. , 2006 .
|International||NWO WOTRO Fellowship||2011||Netherlands||
For carrying out doctoral research
|National||AK Nazmul Karim Gold Medal||2006||Bangladesh||For outstanding result in MSS in Sociology from University of Dhaka|