Profile of Dr. Debasish Kumar Kundu

Profile of Dr. Debasish Kumar Kundu

Dr. Debasish Kumar Kundu
Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
Faculty of Social Sciences
Email: debasish.k@du.ac.bd
Phone: +88-9661900/6576
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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
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
National AK Nazmul Karim Gold Medal 2006 Bangladesh For outstanding result in MSS in Sociology from University of Dhaka
Research Interest
Subject Description
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
Project/Research Supervision
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
Project/Research Work
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 30-06-2017 Centre for Trade and Investment University of Dhaka
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
No invited talk is found
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
No Collaboration & Membership is found
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Lecturer Department of Sociology, Jagannath University Dhaka, Bangladesh 07-10-2019 12-10-2010
Assistant Professor Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 26-06-2013 Currently Working
Lecturer Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka Dhaka, Bangladesh 14-07-2011 25-06-2013
Assistant Professor Department of Sociology, Jagannath University Dhaka, Bangladesh 13-10-2010 13-07-2011
Senior Research Associate Research and Evaluation Division, BRAC Dhaka, Bangladesh 12-04-2007 06-10-2008
Journal Article
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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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 .
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