Assistant Professor, Department of Languages and Linguistics
Jadavpur University
Kolkata 700032
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Ph.D. 2016 Jawaharlal Nehru university

Teaching Experience (1)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Assistant Professor 2012 to Till date
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Field of Specialization
Syntax, Morphology, Typology, ELT and Language Documentation
Courses Taught/Teaching
.Language documentation and Field Linguistics Syntax
.Introduction to Typology
.Research methodology
.Psycho-neuro and Clinical Linguistics
.Advanced Syntax
Research Area
Syntax and typology of the Indian languages specially Tibeto Burman language family, Language variation, Multilingualism, Neurolinguistic disorders
Conference Papers Published (2)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Challenges in Building Multilingual multi directional search Proceedings of Knowledge Sharing event 2 CIIL, Mysore 2010 -
The Semantics of Classifiers in Some Indian Languages Students Conference on Liguistics# 3 in Jawaharlal Nehru University 2009 -
Journal Papers Published (4)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Ergativity in Axomiya LANGUAGE IN INDIA [ISSN 1930-2940] 2013 Bipasha Patgiri 13-
On The Nature of Multiple Reciprocal Marking Journal of Advanced Linguistic Studies 2013 Vol 2,no1-2-69-96
Census and the aspects of Bangla Hindi Bilingualism with special reference to west Bengal Language in India 2010 M. S. Thirumalai ISSN 1930-2940-
Classifiers in Mizo Language in India 2008 M. S. Thirumalai ISSN 1930-2940-
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

University of Utrecht, the Netherlands Short Term PhD fellowship at the University of Utrecht 2011
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Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (4)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Aspects of Sluicing in Bangla one day seminar on Legacy of Prof. Suniti Kumar Chatterji, Jadavpur University 2016
A Practical Guide to PRAAT during KMI workshop Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University 2014
Outline of Bangla Style Sheet National seminar cum Workshop on the Standardization of the Bangla Style sheet at Anita Banerjee Memorial Hall of Jadavpur University 2014
Language contact in the Indosphere: The expression of reciprocity University of Nijmegen,The Netherlands 2011
Membership Of Learned Societies (1)

Linguistic Society of India
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (2)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

refresher course as a joint coordinator titled LINGUISTICS BEYOND THE DISCIPLINE Jadavpur University 2015
National seminar on Standardization of the Bangla Style sheet collaboration with CIIL, Mysore Anita Banerjee Memorial hall, Jadavpur University 2014
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (12)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

Comparative segmental differences between two dialects of the Assamese and Bangla language and their standard varieties in 7th international conference on North Eastern Indigenous Linguistic Society at Don bosco Institute of Management, Kharguli, guwahaty Assam 2012
The Expression of Reciprocity: A case of language contact in the North East In 34th All India conference of Linguists organized by North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), SHillong 2012
Assamese subjects: ergative or Agentive? In 6th Students conference of linguistics in India at Banaras Hindu University, Banaras, Uttar Pradesh 2012
Typological survey of reciprocals in International conference on North Eastern Indigenous Linguistic Society 6, Tezpur University, Assam 2011
An Analysis Of The Problems And Causes Of Errors In Spoken and Written English: A Case Study Of The Arabic Students In The Age Group Of 20-24 Years. in Language and Communication: Barriers and Challenges at Shri Ramswaroop Memorial College of Engineering and Management (SRMCEM) Lucknow 2011
Session chaired (1)
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

22nd Himalayan languages Symposium Language family IIT Guwahati 2016
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Professional Society Activity (1)
Type of Professional Activity Period

Conducted Field trip to Sundarban 28-30 March 2014 on documenting the Ghorua and shabar variety in Sagar Island of South 24pgs and prepared a field report and a mini Lexicon 2014, 28 March to 2014, 30 March
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