Research & Programme Assistants


Kusumika Ghosh is a Research and Programme Assistant at Calcutta Research Group. She has done a BA with Political Science Honours from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and an MA in Peace and Conflict Studies with the Institute Gold Medal (2016-18) from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences. Her research interests focus on conflicts through the lens of gender, especially in Northeast India. She has co-authored a book with Dr. Walter Fernandes and others called ‘Landscape of Conflicts and Peace in the Northeast: The Role of Religion’ (North Eastern Social Research Centre; 2019). She leads the vertical of Social Policy and Inequity at Niti Vichaar: The Student Policy Think Tank of India and directs relevant ethnographic research projects with young researchers. She was also associated with The Partition Museum, Amritsar (An initiative of The Arts and Culture Heritage Trust) as a researcher on their endeavour to archive oral history and documents of the Partition of 1947 on the Bengal Border.


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Previous Research & Programme Assistants



    Shatabdi Das


Apala Kundu
Ankita Manna
Snehashish Mitra
Sucharita Sengupta
(01.01.16-31.12.17 & 07.1209-31.12.10)
Madhura Chakraborty

Madhurilata Basu
Shuvro Prosun Sarker
Debarati Bagchi
Anwesha Sengupta
Agnibho Gangopadhyay
Sagbida Lahiri
Suparna Banerjee