Professor in Political Science, Calcutta University (Retired 2008). Formerly Dean, Faculty of Arts, Calcutta University; Visiting Fellow in Political Science and Associate, Committee on South Asian Studies, University of Chicago; Visiting Fellow in Political Science at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and University of Virginia (Charlottesville); Emeritus Fellow, UGC.Authored 8 books and edited 3 books apart from contributing 81 papers and review articles to books, journals and newspapers.
International Relations, Comparative Politics, Indian Politics, South Asia
He is working as an Advisor at the Kolkata Chapter of the Foundation.
M. A. (C.U.), A. M., Ph. D. (Chicago)