Research Advisory

 

  • Centre for Culture and Development

    Prof. Priyavadan Patel

    Description: Professor Priyavadan Patel is a political scientist, now Officiating Head of the department of Political Science, M.S. University of Baroda. Earlier he worked in the reputed social research institute, Centre for Social Studies, Surat. He has done considerable amount of work on pre and exit polls in Gujarat elections.

  • Centre for Culture and Development

    Prof. Biswaroop Das

    Description: Professor Biswaroop Das is Director, Centre for Culture for Social Studies, Surat. He has written extensively on issues related to regional and urban planning, city slums, urban poverty, NGOs, rehabilitation of displaced people and micro-finance. He was a Visiting Fellow at the Queen Elizabeth House, International Development Centre, University of Oxford, UK during 1997. Author of seven books, twenty research monographs, scores of articles and reviews in academic journals and edited volumes, currently, he is working on various aspects associated with the rehabilitation of disaster-affected people.

  • Centre for Culture and Development

    Dr. Nandini Manjrekarr

    Description: Dr. Nandini Manjrekar has lectured in the Women's cell at the M.S. University before taking up the assignment at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai in the Department of Education. She had taken active interest in the P.U.C.L while at Vadodara.

  • Centre for Culture and Development

    Dr. Bindoo Bhatt

    Description: Dr. Bindoo Bhatt has been teaching geography in the Department of Geography M.S. University of Baroda. She is one of the pioneers in using remote sensing (Satellite imagery) in research and scholarship.

  • Centre for Culture and Development

    Dr. Stany Pinto S.J.

    Description: Dr. Stany Pinto S.J. after finishing his doctoral studies (sociology) in South Gujarat University has plunged himself in participatory developmental interventions among the Tribals in north Gujarat.