Research & Programme Assistants

Rituparna Datta is a Research and Programme Assistant at Calcutta Research Group, Kolkata. Her research interests focus on migration and mobilities in colonial and postcolonial India. Her ongoing doctoral research from Centre for Informal Sector and Labour studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University looks into the health and wellbeing of coolie labour in the indentured mobilities through a gendered lens.



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Imran Philip is a Ph.D. Research Scholar, Department of History, Bankura University. He is currently working as a researcher at Calcutta Research Group. He is a former Research Fellow, The Asiatic Society, Kolkata. His research interests include gender, religion, partition and labour history. He has completed his M.A, M.Phil., and B.Ed. from the University of Calcutta. He was a recipient of the prestigious ICI Student Fellowship, India China Institute, The New School, (U.S.A), 2010. He worked as a Researcher on several projects namely: “Gender Dimensions of the Urban Labour market: Investigating the terms of Women’s Inclusions and exclusions” Under Centre for Women’s Development Studies, New Delhi, January to May 2016 and “Promoting Eco-Friendly Entrepreneurship Development for Women in West Bengal” Under Indo-Us 21st Century Knowledge Initiative Programme from 2015-2016. His articles and papers have been published in various journals and books.


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Previous Research & Programme Assistants



Priyankar Dey
Kusumika Ghosh
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