Assam Don Bosco University

Victor Narzary

Assistant Professor (stage I)

About

Designation : Assistant Professor (stage I)
Department : Social Work
Date of Joining : 2012-07-16
Qualification : M.A. Social Work (TISS 2006-08), UGC-NET (2010), Pursuing Ph.D. (Assam Don Bosco University)

Experience

Teaching : 11 Years
Teaching details :
Teaching Associate, TISS Guwahati (2010-12);
Assistant Professor, ADBU (2012-)
Area of Interest :
Higher Education Partnerships for Societal Impact, Community engagement, social work education and research, and indigenous and tribal studies

Programme Officer, TISS Guwahati (2008-10) : 2 Years
Programme Officer, TISS Guwahati (2008-10) details :
Helped in setting up the TISS North East Regional Centre, developed and taught modules of Diploma in Community Organisation and Development Practice, carried out scoping consultations and preliminary work (liaisoned and networked with the Government Agencies, NGOs and INGOs) for setting up the TISS Guwahati Campus, and carried out administrative work of the Centre.

Programme Coordinator, NSS Cell of Assam Don Bosco University (2017 onwards) :
Starting of NSS activities in ADBU and mobilising approval for 10 Government-funded NSS Units, conducting a National Integration Camp (8-14 Mar 2019) and a North East NSS Festival (18-22 Mar 2019)
Research : 11 Years

Award / Recognition / Achievement / Professional Membership / Grant

  1. Award - Training on “Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction”
    Awarded on 2016-04-15
    Awarded by Indo-Global Social Service Society, Guwahati
    Reason Training programme for Civil Society Partners of IGSSs - Co-organiseR: Dr. Lukose P. Jacob
    Grant Amount Rs. 70000
  2. Award - Vulnerability and preparedness status Of communities in 12 villages of Telahi Development Block under Lakhimpur District, Assam
    Awarded on 2015-01-05
    Awarded by Indo-Global Social Service Society (IGSSS)
    Reason Report Preparation of the Study conducted by the IGSSS
    Grant Amount Rs. 12000
  3. Grant - International Summer School on Human Rights for Social Development: Frames and Agents
    Awarded on 2019-10-09
    Awarded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
    Reason Conducting International Summer School in Collaboration with Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences - Event Conveners: Prof. Ursula Fasselt (FRA UAS) and Dr. Riju Sharma (ADBU)
    Grant Amount Rs. 916788/-
  4. Grant - ICSSR Sponsored National COnference on Exploring Marriage and Family Experiences of North East India
    Awarded on 2019-07-02
    Awarded by Indian Council of Social Science Research (NERC)
    - Co-organiser: Dr. Riju Sharma, Director, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
    Grant Amount Rs. 50000
  5. Grant - North East NSS National Festival
    Awarded on 2019-03-11
    Awarded by NSS Regional Directorate of Guwahati, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India
    Reason For conducting NE NSS festival - Event Convener: Dr. Riju Sharma
    Grant Amount Rs. 5847155
  6. Grant - NSS National Integration camp
    Awarded on 2019-03-04
    Awarded by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India
    Reason Conducting the NSS Camp - Event Convener: Dr. Rjiu Sharma
    Grant Amount Rs. 858464
  7. Grant - Professional Development Grant
    Awarded on 2018-11-09
    Awarded by Assam Don Bosco UNIVERSITY
    Reason To attend the "IAU 2018 International Conference on Higher education partnerships for societal impact" (13-15 November 2018)
    Grant Amount Rs. 56991
  8. Grant - Consultative Workshop on Fieldwork Education for BA in Social Work (BASW) Programme
    Awarded on 2018-10-04
    Awarded by Samtse College of Education, Royal University of Bhutan
    Reason For conducting a Workshop on Developing a Fieldwork Manual for the BA in Social Work Programme to be launched by the royal University of Bhutan
    Grant Amount Rs. 102000
  9. Grant - Perspective Planning for Programme Development of Bachelor of Arts in Social Work at Samtse College of Education (Royal University of Bhutan)
    Awarded on 2017-06-06
    Awarded by Samtse College of Education, Royal University of Bhutan
    Reason Conducting Orientation Programme on Social WOrk for the Faculty of SCE-RUB; Consultation of Civil Society Organisations and Government Stakeholders on need for Social Work education in Bhutan
    Grant Amount Rs. 16500
  10. Grant - A Scoping Study of the Piggery Subsector: Piggery Farming and its Market in Guwahati and its Periphery
    Awarded on 2015-09-26
    Awarded by Grameen Sahara, Chhaygaon, Assam
    Reason For conducting a Scoping study on Pig Farming and its market - Co-Investigator: Ms. Yurthingla Phungshok
    Grant Amount Rs. 40000
  11. Other - International Guest Visitor
    Awarded on 2019-04-03
    Awarded by Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
    Reason Panel discussion, Seminar invitations, Visits and excursions, & Collegial exchange - During the International Week (May 6-10, 2019), I delivered two guest lectures, and attended as PANELLIST in the Panel discussion on Intervention research
    Grant Amount Rs. 133775
  12. Professional membership - Associate Editor
    Awarded on 2014-12-31
    Awarded by Journal of Development Practice

    Grant Amount NA
  13. Professional membership - National Convener (Education)
    Awarded on 2013-12-31
    Awarded by Tribal Intellectual Collective India

    Grant Amount NA
  14. Professional membership - Member Editor
    Awarded on 2013-12-31
    Awarded by Journal of tribal Intellectual Collective India

    Grant Amount NA

Conference / Workshop / Symposium / Training

  1. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Seminar on Community Organisation from a Tribal Perspective- Towards New Social Work Theories of Change and Development (National)
    Organised at Tata Institute of Social Sciences from 2019-11-21 to 2019-11-21
  2. Participant in Conference - Social and Behaviour Change Communication for North Eastern Region (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2019-08-08 to 2019-08-10
  3. Invited Speaker in Conference - 21st international week on Social Intervention Research (International)
    Organised at Frankfurt university of applied sciences from 2019-05-06 to 2019-05-10
  4. Paper Presenter in Conference - IAU 2018 International Conference: Higher Education Partnerships for Societal Impact (International)
    Organised at Malaya University from 2018-11-13 to 2018-11-15
  5. Participant in Conference - National Seminar on Mental Health and Social Work (National)
    Organised at Assam don bosco university from 2018-04-27 to 2018-04-28
  6. Participant in Conference - National Seminar cum Workshop on Mental Health and Social Work Practice (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2018-04-27 to 2018-04-28
  7. Paper Presenter in Conference - Tribal and Adivasi Studies in India Today- Unravelling and Deepening Perspectives from Within (National)
    Organised at NEHU from 2015-09-18 to 2015-09-19
  8. Paper Presenter in Conference - Indian State and Indigenous/Tribal Peoples: Revisiting Philosophical Foundations of Constitutional Guarantees (National)
    Organised at Bodoland University from 2014-03-28 to 2014-03-29
  9. Participant in Conference - Revisiting and Reassembling Tribal Studies in India: Special Focus on the North East (National)
    Organised at Assam Don bosco University from 2013-03-25 to 2013-03-26
  10. Participant in Conference - Conference on Voluntary Sector in Transition (National)
    Organised at Tata Institute of Social Sciences from 2007-12-29 to 2007-12-31
  11. Invited Speaker in Symposium - Public Lecture on Tribes, Rights and Development (National)
    Organised at Tata Institute of Social Sciences from 2020-01-29 to 2020-01-29
  12. Invited Speaker in Training - Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2016-01-28 to 2016-01-30
  13. Participant in Training - Faculty Development Programme in Entrepreneurship (National)
    Organised at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India from 2015-03-16 to 2015-03-28
  14. Invited Speaker in Workshop - BA in Social Work Programme Launch & Preparedness Workshop for Faculty and Administrators (International)
    Organised at Samtse College of Education, Royal University of Bhutan from 2019-07-26 to 2019-07-27
  15. Conference Chair in Workshop - Fieldwork Education for Bachelor of Arts in Social Work Programme (International)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2018-10-08 to 2018-10-12
  16. Invited Speaker in Workshop - Curriculum Development of BA in Social Work (International)
    Organised at SAMTSE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, ROYAL UNIVERSITY OF BHUTAN from 2018-08-14 to 2018-08-19
  17. Participant in Workshop - Role of Youth in Cancer Control (National)
    Organised at Administrative Staff College from 2018-07-24 to 2018-07-24
  18. Invited Speaker in Workshop - Dynamics of Social Stratification (National)
    Organised at University of Science and Technology Meghalaya from 2017-04-03 to 2017-04-05
  19. Participant in Workshop - Workshop on Academic Writing (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2016-03-17 to 2016-03-18
  20. Participant in Workshop - Research Methodology in Social Sciences (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2016-03-03 to 2016-03-12
  21. Participant in Workshop - Transformation through critical thinking and reflection (National)
    Organised at ASSAM DON BOSCO UNIVERSITY from 2014-07-15 to 2014-07-16
  22. Participant in Workshop - Workshop on Statistical Analysis and Interpretation of Data (National)
    Organised at Assam Don Bosco University from 2013-04-16 to 2013-04-18
  23. Participant in Workshop - Reconceptualisation of Education and Reconstruction of Pedagogy for 21st Century Higher Education (National)
    Organised at Assam Don Bosco University from 2013-01-11 to 2013-01-12

Research and Publication

    Book Chapter
  1. Victor Narzary; Riju Sharma; Bibharani Swargiary; Alice K. Butterfield, Ashadeep—A Holistic Intervention with Homeless Mentally Ill Persons in Northeast India: Considering Disability Policy and Creating a Path for Social Work Education, Social Welfare Policies and Programmes in South Asia, volume 1, pages 26-43, 2019
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - NA
    ISSN , ISBN 9781138367425,
  2. Victor Narzary & Bibharani Swargiary, Tribal lands, identity and the state: an overview of conflicting paradigms, Identities and their struggles in North East, volume TAS 2, pages 33-46, 2015
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - NA
    ISSN , ISBN 978-9384465032,
  3. Victor Narzary & Bibharani swargiary, Water and Women, Concerns and Voices: Essays on Gender and Society, volume 1, pages 66-74, 2010
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - NA
    ISSN , ISBN ,
  4. Journal
  5. Victor Narzary, Social Work Education and the Tribal/Indigenous Peoples of India’s Northeast. Journal of Development Practice, Journal of Development Practice, volume 1, pages 38-44, 2014
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - NA
    ISSN 2394-0476, ISBN ,
  6. Victor Narzary & Bibharani Swargiary, Defamiliarising Oppression: Learning to Read in a Bodo Medium School, Journal of Tribal Intellectual Collective , volume 1(3), pages 27-37, 2013
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - NA
    ISSN ISSN 2321-5437, ISBN ,


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