Jagriti Gangopadhyay

Assistant Professor

Manipal Centre for Humanities

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Jagriti Gangopadhyay is Assistant Professor in Manipal Centre for Humanities. She is also a PhD Guide at MCH.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Kinship and Society
Urban Sociology
Medical Sociology
Sociology of India

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Sociology Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar 2017
MPhil Sociology Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay 2013
MA Sociology Jadavpur University 2011
BA (Hons) Sociology Miranda House, Delhi University 2009

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Contemporary Studies Senior Research Associate Writing legislative and policy briefs 2016-2017
Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar Teaching Assistant Teaching, evaluating and proctoring 2013-2016
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay Teaching Assistant Evaluating and Proctoring 2011-2013

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Social Gerontology, Family and Kinship Sociology, Marriage Structures, Urban Sociology

“Family Matters”: Aging and Intergenerational Social Contract in Urban Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Tannistha Samanta

Contributions to Indian Sociology. Sage Publications (forthcoming).

"Aging across Worlds: Examining Intergenerational Relationships Among Older Adults in Two Cities in Transition

Aging International. Springer.

"Social capital, interrupted: Sociological reflections from older age homes, Ahmedabad"

Tannistha Samanta

in Samanta, T (edited). Bridging the Gap: Theory and Research in Social Gerontology, Springer India.

Understanding the everyday processes of aging in urban Delhi

Jagriti Gangopadhyay Niharika Bapna Abhishek Jain Wamika Kapur

Ageing International. Springer. forthcoming.

Examining the Lived Experiences of Ageing Among Older Adults Living Alone in India

2020

In: Shankardass M. (eds) Ageing Issues and Responses in India, (pp 207-219). Springer, Singapore

Book Review: Successful Aging as a Contemporary Obsession: Global Perspectives by Sarah Lamb (eds),

22 Jun 2020

Journal of Women and Aging. https://doi.org/10.1080/08952841.2020.1786339

Book Review: Intimacy and Ageing: New Relationships in Later Life by Bildtgård, Törbjörn and Peter Öberg

2020

Anthropology and Aging, 41(1), 109-111.

The ethical challenges of field research: A personal narrative.

24 December 2019

Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, 28(1), 34-38.

Examining the Changing Processes of Aging in Urban Kolkata.

22 June 2019

Ageing International. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12126-019-09352-y