Assam Don Bosco University

Dr. Jacob Islary

Assistant Professor (stage II)

About

Designation : Assistant Professor (stage II)
Department : Social Work
Date of Joining : 2012-07-16
Qualification : UGC-NET/JRF, MSW, PhD (Social Work) (Others - Diploma in Philosophy and Ethics; Certificate in Human Rights and Value in Education; Certificate in Family Counselling Therapy)

Experience

Teaching : 9 Years
Teaching details :
Teaching Master of Social Work students and Supervising PhD Candidates
Visiting Faculty (Social Work), IGNOU, Bongaigaon College, 2008-2009
* Community Organisation and Development
* Community Health and Population Studies
* Research Methodology and Statistics
* Social Work, Diversity, Culture and Development
Area of Interest :
Human Security; International Social Work and Sustainable Development; Governance and Community Land Ownership System; Intercultural Learning Relationships in Higher Education
Research : 11 Years

Award / Recognition / Achievement / Professional Membership / Grant

  1. Award - UGC-NET/JRF
    Awarded on 2009-09-26
    Awarded by UGC

    Grant Amount -
  2. Grant - Evolving Governance and Sustainable Development Framework - An Empirical Study of Emerging Urban Spaces in the Sixth Schedule Areas of Northeast India
    Awarded on 2019-11-01
    Awarded by Azim Premji University, Research Grant

    Grant Amount INR. 695000
  3. Grant - Strengthening Mental Health Interventions in North East India – Phase III, A Base Line Study
    Awarded on 2016-04-01
    Awarded by Tata Trust and Ashadeep

    Grant Amount INR. 290250
  4. Grant - Strengthening Mental Health Interventions in North East India – Phase III, A Base Line Study
    Awarded on 2013-04-01
    Awarded by Tata Trust and Ashadeep

    Grant Amount INR. 243487
  5. Grant - Mid Term Evaluation Study of Rain Water Harvesting Project with Grassroots
    Awarded on 2008-07-01
    Awarded by SRTT for Grasstoots

    Grant Amount -
  6. Grant - Team Member - Documentation of Jalanidhi: A World Bank Drinking Water Project in Attapaddi Hills, Kerala
    Awarded on 2008-01-01
    Awarded by World Bank for RCSS, Kochi

    Grant Amount -
  7. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2019-2020
    Awarded on 2019-05-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Iraland

    Grant Amount INR. 1497743
  8. Other - Community Computer Education Programme - E_Learning Center
    Awarded on 2018-08-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Iraland and ADBU, India

    Grant Amount INR. 1684898
  9. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2018-2019
    Awarded on 2018-05-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Ireland

    Grant Amount INR. 1496050
  10. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2017-2018
    Awarded on 2017-03-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Ireland

    Grant Amount INR. 1335208
  11. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2012016-2017
    Awarded on 2016-05-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Ireland

    Grant Amount INR. 655223
  12. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2015-2016
    Awarded on 2015-05-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Ireland

    Grant Amount 530059
  13. Other - Participatory Community Development Programme - International Student Volunteer Exchange Programme -2014-2015
    Awarded on 2014-05-01
    Awarded by UCDVO, Ireland

    Grant Amount INR. 435985.66
  14. Professional membership - Scientific Committee
    Awarded on 2020-01-01
    Awarded by Health Systems Research - Global Symposium

    Grant Amount -
  15. Professional membership - Reviewer
    Awarded on 2019-01-01
    Awarded by British Medical Journal (BMJ-Global Health)

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  16. Professional membership - Research Integrity and Ethics Review Board
    Awarded on 2019-01-01
    Awarded by ADBU

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  17. Professional membership - National Association of Professional Social Workers in India (NAPSWI)
    Awarded on 2019-01-01
    Awarded by -

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  18. Professional membership - Board of Studies (Social Work, Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong)
    Awarded on 2018-02-01
    Awarded by MLCU, Shillong

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  19. Professional membership - Academic Convenor- Health Systems Studies
    Awarded on 2017-01-01
    Awarded by Tribal Intellectual Collective India

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  20. Professional membership - Indian Association of Social Sciences and Health (IASSH) India
    Awarded on 2014-07-01
    Awarded by -

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  21. Professional membership - Board of Studies (Psychology, ADBU)
    Awarded on 2014-03-01
    Awarded by ADBU

    Grant Amount till date
  22. Professional membership - Tribal Intellectual Collective India
    Awarded on 2014-01-01
    Awarded by -

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  23. Professional membership - Founder Editor
    Awarded on 2014-01-01
    Awarded by The Journal of Development Practice

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  24. Professional membership - Board of Studies (Social Work, ADBU)
    Awarded on 2013-01-01
    Awarded by ADBU
    - Till date
    Grant Amount -
  25. Recognition - Top Scorer in Dissertation (Gold Medal) MSW
    Awarded on 2008-05-01
    Awarded by RCSS, Kochi

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Conference / Workshop / Symposium / Training

  1. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Seminar on Community Organisation from Tribal Perspective - Towards New Social Work Theories of Change and Development (National)
    Organised at TISS, Guwahati from 2019-11-21 to 0000-00-00
  2. Paper Presenter in Conference - International Seminar ion Ethnicity, Livelihoods and Culture Change among the Himalayan People (International)
    Organised at RGU, Itanagar from 2019-09-23 to 2019-09-24
  3. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Conference on Understanding Tribes of Northeast India (National)
    Organised at DNGC, Itanagar from 2019-09-20 to 2019-09-21
  4. Paper Presenter in Conference - International Conference on STMH 2019 (International)
    Organised at USTM from 2019-09-06 to 2019-09-07
  5. Paper Presenter in Conference - International Conference on Emerging Social Work Practices and Education (International)
    Organised at Samtse College of Education, Bhutan from 2019-05-01 to 2019-05-03
  6. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Seminar on Issues in Northeast India and the Role of ODL and OER in Higher Education (National)
    Organised at Gauhati university from 2019-03-19 to 2019-03-20
  7. Participant in Conference - National Conference on Mental Health and Social Work (National)
    Organised at ADBU from 2018-03-01 to 0000-00-00
  8. Invited Speaker in Conference - National Conference on Women Empowerment (National)
    Organised at Kokrajhar from 2016-01-01 to 0000-00-00
  9. Invited Speaker in Conference - Making a Difference? Perspectives on International Volunteering in Higher Education (International)
    Organised at UCD, Ireland from 2014-10-29 to 2014-10-29
  10. Paper Presenter in Conference - International Seminar on 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
  11. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Conference on Revisiting and Reassembling Tribal Studies in the Northeast (National)
    Organised at ADBU from 2013-03-08 to 2013-03-09
  12. Paper Presenter in Conference - International Conference on Governance and Public Policy (International)
    Organised at IISc from 2012-10-01 to 2012-10-02
  13. Paper Presenter in Conference - Nternational Conference on Human Security (International)
    Organised at Manipur University from 2012-03-01 to 2012-03-01
  14. Paper Presenter in Conference - National Conference in Social Work Practice and Family Competence (National)
    Organised at RCSS from 2012-01-06 to 2012-01-07
  15. Participant in Training - Orientation Programme (National)
    Organised at UGC-HRDC, Gauhati University from 2020-02-05 to 2020-02-25
  16. Participant in Training - Managing Personal and Professional Roles (National)
    Organised at ACU, UK and ADBU, India from 2017-03-17 to 2017-03-18
  17. Participant in Training - Faculty Development Programme in Entrepreneurship (National)
    Organised at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India from 2013-12-16 to 2013-12-27
  18. Participant in Training - Research Methodology in Social Science (National)
    Organised at ICSSR, Shillong from 2013-02-11 to 2013-02-20
  19. Conference Chair in Workshop - Perspective Planning for Development of Social Work Programme for Samtse College of Education (International)
    Organised at Samtse college of Education, Bhutan from 2017-09-24 to 2017-09-29

Research and Publication

    Book
  1. , Pregnancy and Pregnancy Care Practice – the lived experience of the Bodos, Mittal Publications, New Delhi, volume -, pages -, 2020
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN , ISBN 8183249507/9788183249508,
  2. Book Chapter
  3. Jacob Islary, Strengthening Human Security through Public Healthcare Service, Human Security in Northeast India: Challenges and Predicaments, Volume: II: Gender and Health, volume 2, pages 182-200, 2015
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN , ISBN 8183340598, 9788183340595,
  4. Journal
  5. Jacob Islary, Shagun Saklani Pandey, A discourse on perspectives to strengthening family resilience through social work methods, International Journal of Social Sciences, volume 7(6-I), pages 2109-2112, 2019
    Indexing - UGC list,, Impact factor - 0
    ISSN 2347-3797, ISBN ,
  6. Jacob Islary, Volunteering by Students in Higher Education: An Inter-Cultural and Participatory Development Experience from Northeast India, THE JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT PRACTICE, volume 2, pages 11-19, 2015
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN 2394-0476, ISBN ,
  7. Jacob Islary, Health and Health Seeking Behaviour among Tribal Communities in India: A Socio-Cultural Perspective, Journal of Tribal Intellectual Collective India, volume 2, pages 1-16, 2014
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN 2321-5437, ISBN ,
  8. Jacob Islary, A Meta-Analysis on the Health Risk of forest –Ecosystem Degradation, The Journal of Development Practice, volume 1, pages 1-10, 2014
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN 2394-0476, ISBN ,
  9. Jacob Islary, Reality Bites, MINDTEXT, volume 3(1), pages 6&8, 2008
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN , ISBN ,
  10. Jacob Islary, Why Terrorism, Indian Currents, volume December Issue, pages 39-40, 2005
    Indexing - Others,, Impact factor - -
    ISSN -, ISBN -,


Contact Me

jacob.islary@dbuniversity.ac.in

Room 021/3, Academic Block II Sonapur Campus

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