National Fellows in Position

Professor D.N Dhanagare

Professor D.N Dhanagare had his education in Nagpur University during 1955-59. He received a Fellowship to persue further Graduate Studies at the University of Massachusetts, U.S.A in 1965-66. He did his D.Phill at the University of Sussex (U.K). His doctoral thesis (OUP, 1983, four reprints thereafter) proved to be a pace-setting work in the study of social movements and in comparative social history and sociology. He won several awards such as Commenwealth Scholarship, I.C.H.R Fellowship, Visiting Asian Scholar at Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies, Copenhagen, Denmark (1983), UGC National Lecturer, Visiting Research Professor, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies and Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute's Visiting Fellowship in Canada. Besides teaching in Agra University, I.I.T Kanpur, Pune University, he has also held such important positions as Member Secretary ICSSR, New Delhi and the Vice-Chancellor of Shivaji University, Kolhapur.

Professor D.N Dhanagare will be working on 'Populism and Power: New Farmer's Movement in Maharastra (1978-2010)' during his Fellowship at the IIAS.


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