Teachers' Profile
Teachers' Profile
DR SANTANU MAJUMDAR
Information
Title : Reader in English
Specialization : Romantic Poetry and Victorian Fiction
Email : msantanu65@rediffmail.com
Phone : (91) (33) 22410071 Ext 306
Office : Asutosh Building, 2nd floor
Office Hours : Monday through Friday 1530 to 1630
Bio

MA in English from Cambridge University 1990. PhD from Leeds University in 1995 working on a comparative study of Wordsworth and George Eliot. Sir Rash Behari Ghoshe Travelling Fellow of Calcutta University 1991 to 1995. Holder of Cambridge Commonwealth Trust, Tetley and Lupton and OFB scholarships at various times. Taught at Tezpur, Visva-Bharati and Calcutta Universities. Member, Academic Council, NSOU from 2002 to 2006. Visiting Fellow at Sheffield University in 2005 and North Bengal University in 2008. First international publication in 1995 in Critical Review (Australia). First book, entitled Dazzled By a Thousand Suns, on interpretations of The Gita published in 2008. Member of the Cambridge Commonwealth Society since 1990. Taught translation theory at M.Phil level at Calcutta University since 2000. Basic knowledge of French and Italian