Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Marching Towards Excellence

Department of English

1

Name of Department

Department Of English

2

Year of Establishment of Dept.

1957

3

Total Sanctioned

Teaching Posts

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors(O)

Assistant Professors(O)

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JRF

2

-

2

14

-

-

4

Presently Working
(Number Only)

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors(O)

Assistant Professors(O)

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JRF

-

8

2

Nil

-

2

5

Courses Available Session

 

Courses

Seats

Admitted

GC

OBC

SC

ST

 Minority

1

B.A

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

M.A 1(2016-17)

120

120

33

57

28

2

-

3

P.h.D

76

19

19

14

2

-

-

4

Diploma in

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

6

Major Achievements
of the Department
in the last five years

1

Organising of National Seminars on relavent topics every year

2

Publication of Panorma, a text book for undergraduate students

3

Upgradation of faculty

7

Future Plans
(Next three years)

 

To introduce Courses in english profiency at the UG level

 

To introduce Courses in emerging areas in diciplines like Culture Studies and Film Studies at the PG level

 

To introduce Diploma course in Theory and Practice of Translation

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Faculty Details

1

Prof Anita Myles

9838225501

Contemporary Indian English Fiction and Drama

anitamyles@hotmail.com

2

Prof Nandita Singh

9935144614

Contemporary American fiction, American Women Writing, Postcolonial Literature

singhnandita11@gmail.com

3

Prof Huma Sabzposh

9918418187

Britsh Literature, Postcolonial and Feminst Writing in English

humasubzposh@bsnl.in

4

Prof Alok Kumar

9956005670

Literary Theory, Translation Studies, South Asian Literature

alok2981963@gmail.com

5

Prof Ajay Kumar Shukla

9450888840

Indian English Literature,African Amercian Fiction,19th Century British Poetry

ajayshuklagkpuni@gmail.com

6

Prof Sunita Murmu

9935176406

Postcolonial Literature, Gender  Studies, Cultural Studies 

murmusunita@yahoo.co.in

7

Prof G H Behera

9235258681

Literary Criticism & Theory, Posstcolonial Literatures 

gour72@yahoo.in

8

Prof Shikha Singh

9415066478

Feminism, Human Rights Literature, British Poetry

Drshikhasingh303@gmail.com

9

Dr. Sushmita Bhattacharya

9450378991

Victorian Fiction

Sushmitabhattacharya42@yahoo.in

10

Dr. Awanshi Rai 

9936188355

Indian Drama in English, Postcolonial Literature and theory Modern Indian literarure in Translation

awanishrai@rediffmail.com