Rising Asia Journal
ISSN 2583-1038
Rising Asia Foundation

AJAY DANDEKAR, Member, Editorial Board

Ajay Dandekar is Professor at the Department of History and Archaeology at Shiv Nadar University, and Chairperson of the Center for Public Affairs and Critical Theory (C-PACT). He obtained a PhD degree from the Centre for Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi in the early 1990s. He has worked on the issue of Denotified and Nomadic Communities, Pastoral Nomadic groups, the agrarian crisis, and farmers suicides. Lately his research interest has spilled over into the issues of resources and conflict in the tribal heartland and has contributed policy papers and writings on the same topics.