Pradeep Kumar Nayak

Research Project: 
Towards Guaranteeing Land Titling (Secure Property Rights) in India: A Study.
Permanent Address: 
General Administration Department Government of Odisha, Bhubaneswar - 01
Duration of Fellowship: 
Dec 2015 to Dec 2017

I have completed MA and MPhil in Political Science from JNU during 1988-1990 and 1990-1992.

Joined Odisha administrative Service in 1996 as Dy Collector and Executive Magistrate

 Served as Land Acquisition Officer, Tahsildar and Land Officer under General Administration Department and Enforcement Officer at Bhubaneswar Development Authority.

Served as  Asst. Director, Computerisation of Land Records at  Board of Revenue, Odisha, Cuttack

Served as Dy Director and Faculty at State Administrative Training Institute, Bhubaneswar and handled training of state civil service probationers and officers and state cadre IAS probationers

PhD in 2008-2011 at Centre for Study of Law and Governance, JNU

Published  a book on the state and land records modernisation in 2013. Publisher Cambridge University Press.Earlier I ahve published a bok on the Poltics of Ayodhy dispue (1992) and communalisation and Tenth Lok Sabha Election