Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in sociology
Dr. Sindhe Jaganath R.
Reader
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in sociology
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail: sindhejr12@rediffmail.com
Tel No.: +91 8472-263279 (O)
+91 8472-263205/06 (Fax)
Residence
H.No. C-3 Staff Quarters
Jnana Ganga
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 246983 (R)
+91 9845925062 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 20th June, 1960
Academic Qualifications: M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.

MA

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

1990
M.Phil.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic : Grievances Procedures  in Cement Industries : A Case Study of Gulbarga.

1991

Ph.D.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic : Organisations of Scheduled Castes and Social Change - A Study of Gulbarga.

2003

Areas of Specialization

Industrial Studies, Scheduled Castes and Weaker Sections, Community Studies, Social Change and Dalit Movement

Teaching Experience
1.

Teaching M.A., M.Phil and Pre-Ph.D. students at Gulbarga University as Lecturer and Reader, since 1994.

2.

Teaching Indira Gandhi National Open University Students from 1995-2000.

3.

Teaching Karnataka State Open University MA Previous and MA Final Sociology Students from 2000-2007.

4.

Teaching MA, M.Phil., Pre-Ph.D. Women’s Studies Students, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 2000 onwards.

Administrative Experience
1. Chairman PG BOS in Sociology.
2. Chairman UG BOS in Sociology.
3. Chairman BOE M.Phil./Ph.D. in Sociology.
4. Chairman BOE M.Phil./Ph.D. in Women's Studies.
5. NSS Programme Officer, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 11th March, 2003 to till date.
6. Chairman, Dept. of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 12.04.2006 to 14.04.2008
7. NSS Nodal Officer, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 08.07.2008 to till date
Research Guidance

Doctor of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Baragali H. Women Research Scholars : A Study on Aspiration, Achievement and Problems. 2008
2. Vidyadhar Women Prisoners - A Psycho-Social Dygnosis 2008

Master of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Lohit R. Women in Higher Education - A Study of PG Students GUG. 2007
2. Suvarna J. A Social Profile of Women in Panchayat Raj Institutions. 2008
Research Projects :

Submitted

1. A Major Research Project, submitted to the Govt. of Karnataka on B. Shyamsunder.
2. Publication project of Entire Works of B. Shamsunder (A proposal submitted for the financial assistance to Kannada and Cultural Department, Govt. of Karnataka, 2005.
3. North Karnataka and Dalit Movements a Complete Study (Major Research Projects, submitted to UGC, 2006).
Books Published :
1. A English book:  “They Burn” by B. Shyamsunder, translation into Kannada entitled “Bendavaru” by Dr. Sindhe Jaganath and Dr. H.T. Pote, published by Illa Printers, Bangalore, 2005.
2. “Organizations of Schedule Casts and Social Change”, English Book by Gyna Publishers, New Delhi.
3. Shamsunder in Kannada, 2005.
4. Dalita Chintaka, B. Shamsunder in Kannada, 2005.
5. Bhema Sena:  B. Shamsundar, Pallavi Prakasana, Gulbarga, 2006 (Kannada).
6. Meesalati:  Samasye-Sawalugalu, Edited Book, Pallavi Prakasana, Gulbarga, 2006 (Kannada).
7. Namma Belaku-I, Text Book for BA I Semester, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, published by Prasaranga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 2006 (Kannada).
8. Dr.B.R. Ambedkar: Sanskriti Shangharsha (in Kannada), published by Illa Printers, Bangalore, 2007.
9. Pro-life thinkers (in English), published by Illa Printers, Bangalore (under print), 2007.
Research Publications
1. “Socio-economic Attributes of Panchayat Leadership:  A Case Study in North Karnataka “, monthly Journal of All India Panchayat Parishad, New Delhi, February-April Vol.11-12 and pp.4-8, 1996.
2. “Socio-economic Profile of Women Leaders:  A Case Study of Karnataka”, paper presented in 24th All India Sociological Conference held at Osmania University, Hyderabad from 22nd to 24th December 1997.
3. “Dalit Movement in Karnataka and Social Change”, paper presented in 3rd Karnataka Sociology Conference held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 7th and 8th August 2000.
4. “Grievance Procedure in Cement Industries in Karnataka”, paper presented in 3rd Karnataka Sociological Conference held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 7th and 8th August 2000.
5. “Caste Conflict in Gulbarga District:  A Case Study of Nimbarga Village”, paper accepted in Economics, Political Weekly on 20th September 2003.
6. Avidika Chaluvaligalu Ather Phalitagalu, Dhamma Sangha Qtrly, Journal, Bangalore, 1st March 2006, pp.5-11.
7. B. Shyamsunder Bharitiya Bhimsena (Kannada), Kalburgi Jilla Darshan Book, published by Prasaranga, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 2005, pp.268-281.
8. “Rural Development trough Panchayat Raj Institutions”, published in Kakatiya University, Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.2, No.1, December 2006, pp.51-61, Kakatiya University, Warangal (A.P.).
9. “Political Participation of Weaker Sections Through Panchayat Raj Institutions in Karnataka”, published by Karnataka Journal of Politics, Vol.7, January 2007, pp.132-137, Department of Political Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore.
10. One Article Published and Edited Book by N. Ramulu and T. Srinivas, entitled “Reforms Communities”, New Vision Publication, Warangal, Hyderabad, 2007, Article Title is “Globalization:  Impact on Indian Economy and Society”.
11. Article Entitled “The Growth of Slums and its Impact on Urban Local Government”, published in Kakatiya University, Journal of Social Sciences, Vol.3, No.1, July-December, 2007, pp.2004-2009.
Membership of Professional Organizations
1. Member, International Sociological Association.
2. Member, Indian Sociological Society.
3. Member, Indian Institute of Public Administration.
4. Member, Forum for Sociologists.
5. Member, Karnataka Sociological Associations.
6. Member, Gulbarga University and College Teachers Sociological Association.
7. Member, Dalit Sahitya Parishad, Gulbarga.
8. Member, Indian Social Science Congress, Agra
9. Member, National Journal of Youth Affairs.
10. Member, Third Concept, New Delhi
11. Member, Gulbarga University Post Graduate Teachers Association, Gulbarga.

Membership of International Sociological Association Research Committees:

1. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Migration [RC 31].
2. Member, ISA Research Committee on Social Stratification [RC 28].
3. Member, ISA Research Committee on Labour Movements [RC 44].
4. Member, ISA Research Committee on Urban and Regional Development [RC 21].
5. Member, ISA Research Committee on Ethnic Race and Minority Relations [RC 05].
6. Member, ISA Research Committee on Social Classes and Social Movements [RC 47].
7. Member, ISA Research Committee on Sociology of Organization [RC 17].
Special Lectures Delivered:
1. “Cement Problems in Karnataka” at Orientation Course held at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Hyderabad from 24th November to 21st December 2000.
2. “Dalit Movement in Karnataka” at Orientation Course held at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Hyderabad from 24th November to 21st December 2000.
3. Delivered a Special Lecture on “Social Movement and Social Change” for PG Students and Research Scholars in the Department of Sociology, Karnataka University, Dharwad, 15th February 2007.
4. Delivered a Special Lecture on “NSS Volunteers and Social Values” for College and PG Special NSS Camp held at Buddha Vihar, Kusnoor, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 3rd March 2007.
5. Delivered a Special Lecture on “Problems of Scheduled Caste” for PG Students and Research Scholars, Department of Sociology, Bangalore University, Bangalore, 15th March 2007.
6. Delivered Special Lecturer on “Role of NSS Volunteers and Nation Building” for College and PG Special NSS Camp held at Buddha Vihar, Kusnoor, Gulbarga on 22nd March, 2008.
National & International Seminar/Conference Attended
1. Participated in the 7th State Level NSS Festival – organized by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 2nd to 8th February 1996 at Jnana Ganga Campus, Gulbarga.
2. Attended and paper presented in XIV All India Sociological Conference held at Osmania University, Hyderabad from 22nd to 24th December 1997.
3. Attended Second Karnataka Sociological Conference held at Dharwad from 1st and 2nd December 1997.
4. Attended and paper presented at III Karnataka Sociological Conference held at Gulbarga – UG from 7th and 8th August 1999.
5. Attended National Seminar on Urban Development and Urban Planning – organized by Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 5th February 2000.
6. Participated in Short Term Course in Research Methodology in Social Science – organized by Department of History, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 22nd to 28th March 2000.
7. Attended National Seminar on “Proposed Karnataka University Bill 2000” – organized by Gulbarga Teachers Association on December 2000.
8. Participated National Seminar on Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and Review of Indian Constitution from 18th and 19th April 2001.
9. Attended State Level Conference on “Shoshita Vidyartigalla Samavesha” on 5th March 2002 – organized by SC/ST Cell, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
10. Participated National Seminar on “Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s Relevant of Economic Though in Present Time” on 15th and 16th February 2003 – organized by Ambedkar Chair, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
11. Attended State Level Conference on “Shoshita Vidyartigalla Samavesha” on 27th July 2003 – organized by SC/ST Cell, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
12. Participated in a National Seminar on “Social Philosophy of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar” held on 19th and 20th February 2004 – organized by Ambedkar Chair, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
13. Participated one day National Seminar on “Dr. Nanjundappa Committee Report for Redressal of Regional Imbalance” on 14th December 2004 – organized by Gulbarga University Post-Graduate Teachers Association, Gulbarga.
14. Participated National Seminar on “Importance of Vijnaneshwars’ Mitakshara in the 21st Century in India” – organized by Centre for Studies in Vijnaneshwars’ Mitakshara and Human Rights, Department of Law, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 30th and 31st December 2004.
15. Participated National Seminar on “Role of NSS in the Formation of Youth in the New Millennium” – organized by NSS Cell of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga and State NSS Cell, Dept. of ITYS, GOK, Bangalore from7th to 9th January 2005.
16. Participated on one day workshop for Teachers on “Developing Self-Instructional Material for Distance Learners” on 1st February 2005 – organized by Distance Education Centre, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
17. Participated three day workshop on “Women Studies and Inter-disciplinary” – organized by Department of Women’s Studies, Hampi University and Smt. V.G. College for Women, Gulbarga from 17th to 19th February 2005 .
18. Participated workshop on “Intellectual Property Rights” from 28th February and 1st March 2005 – sponsored by HRD Govt. of India – organized by Department of Studies in Law and Centre for Intellectual Property Rights, Research and Advocacy, National Law School of Indian University, Bangalore.
19. Participated One Day Workshop on “Communal Harmony”, 25th July 2006, conducted by the Department of Social Work in collaboration with Walchand College of Social Work, Sholapur, Center for Study of Society and Secularism, Mumbai.
20. Participated One Day Workshop on “Malenneru Suggi”, conducted by Zilla Panchayat, 4th August 2006.
21. Participated in One Day Workshop for College Teachers for Preparation of BA (UG), 13th October 2006, under the collaboration with Gulbarga University, Gulbarga and Gulbarga University Gulbarga Private College Teachers Association.
22. Participated One Day Workshop for Teachers on “Role of Teachers in Enhancement of Quality in Higher Education Institutions”, 18th November 2006, conducted by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
23. Participated and presented a paper on “Rural Development Through Panahayat Raj Institutions:  A Case Study of Karnataka”, conducted by 6th Karnataka Sociological Conference, Dharwad, 28th – 30th October 2006.
24. Participated a Day Seminar on “Human Rights on Human Dignity”, 5th January 2007, conducted by Gulbarga Citizens Forum.
25. Participated a Day Seminar on “Dalit Andolana Silver Jubilee Celebration” 7th January 2007, organized by Karnataka Dalita Sangarsha Samiti, Gulbarga.
26. Participated and presented a paper on “The Growth of Slums and its Impact on Urban Local Government”, conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal, 27th & 28th January 2007.
27. Participated a Day Seminar on “A Need for Counselling in Improving Quality of Higher Education”, 26th March 2007, conducted by Department of Psychology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga
28. Presented a paper on “Political Participation of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Panchayat Raj Institutions” at 22rd All India Sociological Conference, jointly organized by the Department of Sociology, Karnatak University, Dharwad during 29th, 30th November and 1st December 2007.
29. Presented a paper on “Scheduled Caste Organization and Social Change:  A Study in Gulbarga District”, at 31st Indian Social Science Congress, organized during 27th to 31st December 2007 at S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai.
30. Presented a paper at “International Conference entitled, “Dalit Movement and the Empowerment of Marganilized Sections in Karnataka”, organized by Sociology Faculty, School of Social Sciences, at Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi from 16th to 29th February, 2008.
31. Presented a paper on “Dalit Movement and Social Changes” at the VII Karnataka Sociological Conference, organized by the Department of Sociology, Kuvempu University, Shimoga during 29th February and 1st March 2008.
32. Presented a paper entitled “Scheduled Caste Women in Higher Education and Policies:  A Study of Karnataka” at International Conference, organized by Discipline of Economics, School of Social Sciences, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi on 26th to 28th March, 2008.
33. Attended National Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants organized by the Department of Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 10th to 12th December 2007.
34. Participated and presented a paper on “Dalit Movement in Karnataka” at the National Seminar organized by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Chair, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 17th March 2008.
Workshops Attended
1. Participated in National Workshop on “Human Rights Education”, sponsored by UGC, New Delhi – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 15th to 21st December 1999.
2. Attended one day National Workshop on “Sensitization cum Awareness Programme for Technology Information Facilities Programme on 17th November 2007 organized by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Attended one day National Workshop on “Right to Information Act 2005” conducted by Department of Statistic cell, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 6-11-2007.
4. Attended one day Workshop on “Quality Issues on Higher Education and NAAC on 12-12-2007 organized by P.G. Teachers Association. (GUPTA).
Refresher/Orientation Course Attended
1. Participated in Refresher Course in Sociology from 30th September to 21st October 1995 – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Participated in Refresher Course in Sociology from 26th September to 16th October 1998 – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Participated in Refresher Course in Sociology from 31st October to 20th November 2001 – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Participated in Orientation Program from 24th November to 21st December 2000 – organized by UGC Academic Staff College, Central University, Hyderabad.
5. Participated in Refresher Course in Sociology from 31st October to 20th November 2001 – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
6. Participated in Refresher Course in Sociology from 8th to 27th March 2004 – organized by the Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
7. Participated in the 10 days Orientation Course for NSS Programme Officers, organized by NSS Training and Orientation Centre for Karnataka, University of Mysore from 5.11.2005 to 14.11.2005, sponsored by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
8. Participated as a NSS Programme Officer in the 5 days “Cultural Ambassador” Training Camp in Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 10.12.2005 to 15.12.2005, sponsored by Kannada & Cultural Department and State NSS Cell, Govt. of Karnataka.
9. Participated one day Orientation course for N.S.S Programme Officers, organized by the NSS Cell & Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 8th December, 2007.
Co-Curricular Activities
1. Chairman, Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Chairman, Board of Studies in Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Chairman, Department Council, Department of Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Chairman and Member Board of Examiners at Post-Graduate, M.Phil., and Pre-Ph.D. Exams.
5. Chairman, BOE, Post-Graduate Test in Sociology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
6. Custodian, II and IV Semester PG Exams (Social Science).
7. Member, Board of Examiners, Karnatak University, Dharwad, University of Mysore, Mysore, Bangalore University, Bangalore, Kuvempu University, Shimoga, Mangalore University, Mangalore and Kannada Hampi University, Kamalapur and Karnataka State Women’s University, Bijapur.
Special Information
1. Chaired a Session on “Changing Agricultural Economy and Society in Karnataka”, Research Committee, Vth Polity, Economy and Society, organized by VIth Karnataka Sociological Conference, Karnatak University, Dharwad, 28th – 30th October 2006.
2. Acted as a Examiner at Gazetted Probationers Exam 2006, by the Karnataka Public Service Commission, Bangalore from 30th & 31st December 2006 and 1st January 2007.
3. Serving as a NSS Programme Officer for PG Unit, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. Serving as Young Red Cross Programme Officers, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
5. Govt. of Karnataka, Department of Kannada and Culture had given Rs.5,000/- cash prize award for kannada book entitled “Dalit Chintaka B. Shamsunder”, 2006.
6. Participated and Acted as Workshop in-charge in the State Level Workshop on “Commonalities in All Religions- Rituals And Spirituals” organized by NSS Cell of Gulbarga University from 07th December to 11th December 2007.
7. Participated and Acted as Comp in charge for 10 Days University level NSS Camp, organized by NSS Cell of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 14th March to 23rd March 2008.
8. Acted as member Technical Support Committee for Preparation of Re Accreditation Report is submitted to NAAC 2007, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
9. Acted as member, NSS Advisory Committee, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 2007 to 2009.
10. Acted as a Flying Squad for B.Ed. Exam from 27-11-2007 to 6-12-2007 by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
11. Acted as chair Session R. C. V. Polity, Economy and Society at the VII Karnataka Sociological Conference organized by the Department of Sociology, Kuvempu University, during 29th February and 1st March 2008.