Dr. Sukanya Sharma

Present Occupation: Assistant Professor,

Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences,Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam, India.

Field of Specialisation: Archaeology & Cultural Studies

Academic Qualification: PhD in Cultural Affinites Between Southeast Asia and Northeast India during   Prehistoric Times with special reference to Garo hills, Meghalaya from the Department of Archaeology, Deccan College PG & Research Institute, Pune, 2002

Teaching and Research:

  1. Assistant Professor in IIT Guwahati from May’2006 till present.
  2. Senior Fellow in the Centre for Northeast India, South and Southeast Asia Studies, A Ford Foundation funded Centre under Omeo Kumar Das Institute of Social Change and Development, Guwahati from January 2004 to April2006.
  3. Fellow in the Centre for Archaeological Studies and Training, Eastern India from July 2002 to December 2003.
  4. Lecturer, Dept. of Anthropology, North Guwahati College, Guwahati.
Professional Affiliation :
    1. Elected Member of the Executive of the Indian Society for Prehistoric and Quaternary Studies, Pune from 2012 for 3 years.
    2. Life member of Indo-Pacific Prehistoric Association (IPPA), Canberra, Australia.
    3. Life member of Indian National Confederation and the Academy of Anthropologists INCAA
    4. Life member of Indian Society for Prehistoric and Quaternary Studies, Deccan College, Pune-6.
    5. Life Member of Kamrup Anusandhan Samitee, Guwahati, Assam.
    6. Life Member of Indian Council of Social Science Research, Shillong.     
    7. Member of the General Council of the Centre for Archaeological Studies and Training Eastern India (An autonomous institution of the Govt. Of West Bengal), Kolkata .

    Responsibilities :
    1. Member, HSS Annual Lecture Series organising committee 2010-2011.
    2. Member, Purchase Committee, Dept. Of HSS, 2009-2011
    3. Member, DPPC, Dept. Of HSS, 2007-2008 and 2010-2011
    4. Department Placement Representative 2010-2011
    5. Member, DUPC , Dept. Of HSS, 2009
    6. Member, Committee for MA programme in Development Studies 2008













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