Assistant Professor, Jindal Global Law School
B.A. (Calcutta University); M.A. & M.Phil. (JNU), Ph.D Candidate (JNU)
Deblina Dey is an Assistant Professor at Jindal Global Law School where she teaches sociology of law. She did her B.A. (St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata) and M.A. (JNU) in Sociology, and has received her M.Phil. degree from the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance (CSLG), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Currently, Deblina is also pursuing her doctoral studies from CSLG, JNU. Her doctoral research enquires into the changing role of family, state and the market with regard to elderly care in India. Some of her other research interests include: legal and medical anthropology, epistemologies of violence, migration studies, sociology of the market, and contemporary socio-cultural changes in urban spaces. She has presented papers based on a wide range of topics at various conferences, national and international, some of which have been published and some are in the process of publication.