Faculty of the University

Dr. Sanjay Singh
Professor (Sociology)

Former Head of Department (Legal Studies and Humanities-Social Sciences)
E-mail: sanjay_singh@rmlnlu.ac.in

M.A., Ph.D.(University of Lucknow). His areas of specialization are Indian Sociology, Sociology of Politics, Sociology of Law, Rural Studies and Democratic Decentralization. He has organized two National Seminars and three workshops. His published works include three books and more than twenty reviews and articles. His books are Women Gram Pradhans and Village Governance: A Journey from 1995-2010 ( 2013), Reading Lohia: Perspective of the Youth ( ed.,2013), Debating Lohia: A Reader ( ed. 2016). He has completed three important Projects on the issues of ‘Democratic Decentralization and Gender’, ‘Legal Impact Assessment’ and ‘ Environment and Social Impact Assessment’ funded by ICSSR, New Delhi, Government of Uttar Pradesh. He also extended consultancies to different organizations. He was member executive in Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, Lucknow, India. He has been nominated as a member of State Resource Group by the Department of Panchayati Raj, Government of U.P. He is the Programme Co-ordinator ‘Certificate Course in Foreign Language’, ‘ Co-ordinator Ph.D Programme’ and ‘Controller of Examination’ . He is also a member of Academic Council of the University.