Faculty Profile









Teaching experience


Associate Professor, Political  Science

ARSD College, DU.

22 years


Phone, email

09818490377, imjhaa@gmail.com

Area of specialization 

International Relations , United  Nations, Regional

Organisations, India’s Foreign Policy,  

 Terrorism, Human  Rights, Gandhism etc.







Academic Qualifications

 Degree               University                    Year of Award                

  Ph. D.             JNU, New Delhi                 1995          Diplomacy for Regional Cooperation:

                                                                                        A  Comparative Study of the ASEAN,

                                                                                      the GCC and the SAARC


M.Phil.                     JNU, SIS                           1987         India’s Disarmament Diplomacy:                                                                                                                                                                                                                           With Particular Reference to

                                                                                            Prime Ministerial Initiatives                 


 M.A.                        JNU, CPS                1983                    A Minus, Ist Class



  B.A.(Hons.)         Patna University      1980                       Ist Class,

  Pol.Sc.                      Patna




 Junior Research Fellowship, 1986.

Associate Member, IDSA, New Delhi.

Member, Indian Political Science Association

M. Phil./Ph. D. Examiner, Jawaharlal Nehru University

Actively participated in curriculum development and examination related works at the Department of Political Science, Univ. of Delhi.

Assistant Editor, Journal of Peace Studies (New Delhi), Oct. 1994-- Nov.1995.

Deputy Superintendent of Examination, ARSD College, 1.1.2011—31.3.2011

Coordinator, Department of Political Science, 2001-2002, 2011-12, 2017-18

ARSD College, D.U., New Delhi.

Course Convenor for Orientation Programme (OR--69), CPDHE/ILLL,D.U.,

December 13, 2011 to January 09, 2012.  

Convenor for several years, Gandhi Study Circle, ARSD College, New Delhi.

Convenor, Prospectus Committee ( 2013-14, 15-16) ARSD College, New Delhi.

M.Phil. Supervisor, Md. Arif khan, “Secularism of Congress in Independent India”

2014-16, Deptt. of Pol. Sc., D.U.






SAARC: The Road Ahead (New Delhi: NBO, 2004)

 New Terrorism and India’s Security (Forthcoming)



1.   Iran aur Samyavad, Baya, Apr-June 2015

2.  Contemporaneity of Gandhi, Academic Discourse, Dec. 2015

3.  India’s Neighbourhood Policy: An Overview, Journal of Peace Studies, vol.21, Issue2, April-June, 2014

4. Bhoomandalikaran ki Prakriti aur Vartman Sankat in GK Jha (ed.) Bhasha ki Rajneeti aur Rashtriya Asmita (New Delhi: Sasta Sahitya Mandal Prakashan, 2014 )

5. Democracy and Human Rights in Bangladesh, in J. Benjamin (ed.), Human Rights in South Asia (New Delhi:Gyan Pub.,2010).

6. Indo-Pak Relations: Lessons in Cooperation” in Joseph Benjamin (ed.), Indo-Pak Relations: Prospect and Retrospect (New Delhi: Reference, 2004).

7. Humanitarian Intervention: A Critique, Journal of Peace Studies (New Delhi), Vol.11, Issue 4, October-December 2004.

8. Human Rights and India’s Foreign Policy in A. P. Vijapur and Kumar Suresh (eds.), Perspectives on Human Rights (New Delhi: Manak, 1999).

9. Chukha Project: Symbolising Indo-Bhutanese Cooperation”, Commerce (New Delhi),November 2-8, 1988.

10. Kampuchea: Promises of Peace, Commerce, October 10-16, 1988.

11. Maldives: The Tasks Ahead, Indian Nation ( Patna), 23 December 1988.

12. US designs on Libya, Indian Nation(Patna)

13. The Pakistani Perestroika of Benazir, Money Matters (New Delhi), January 1989

14. Indo-Nepal: Strain in Relations, Commerce, March1-7, 1989.

15. SAARC Initiatives to Combat Drug Abuse and Trafficking, Third Concept (New Delhi), July 1989.

16. Safety of Off-Shore Installation: Some Issues, Third Concept, August 1988.

17. Third ASEAN Summit, Third Concept, February 1988.

18 Sports and South Asian Solidarity, Journal of Peace Studies (New Delhi), Jan-Feb. 1996    

Also wrote several papers in Hindi for Jansatta, Saptahik Hindustan etc.




1. “India’s Foreign Policy: Contemporary Trends”, R.S.Yadav and S. Dhanda (eds.), New Delhi: Shipra, 2009), International Studies, 46 (1&2), 2009, (JNU, New Delhi)

2.  “Behenji: A Political Biography of Mayawati”, Ajoy Bose (New Delhi: Viking, 2008), Financial Express (New Delhi), May 18, 2008.

3. “Regional Cooperation in South Asia”, Nisar-ul-Haq (New Delhi: Sky Publications, 2003), The Indian Journal of Political Science (Meerut), vol. LXV, no. 4, October-December 2004.

4. “Afghanistan: Expanding Social Base of Revolution”, R. B. Gaur (New Delhi: Allied,1987), Hindustan Times (New Delhi), March 6, 1988.

5. “Afghanistan, Mongolia and USSR”, Ram Rahul (New Delhi: Vikas, 1987), Hindustan Times (New Delhi), January 3, 1988.

6. “Benazir’s Pakistan”, M. D. Dharmadasni (Varanasi: Shalimar Publication House, 1989), Patriot (New Delhi), July 9, 1989.

7. “Caste and Politics in Bihar”, S. K. Jain (New Delhi: Commonwealth Publications, 1989), Patriot (New Delhi), April 9, 1989.

8. “Troubled Region”, P. K. Das, (ed.), (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 1987), Hindustan Times(New Delhi).

9. “What’s Happening to India?: Punjab, Ethnic Conflict and the Test for Federation”, Robin Jaffrey (London: Macmillan, 1994), Patriot (New Delhi).

10. “Indian Politics in Transition: From Dominance to Chaos”, Rekha Saxena (New Delhi: Deep and Deep Publications, 1994), Patriot (New Delhi), March 19, 1995.

11.  “Afghanistan Factor in Central and South Asian Politics”, K. Warikoo, (ed.), (New Delhi: Trans Asia Informatics, 1994), Journal of Peace Studies, July-August 1994.

12.“Communal Revivalism in India: A Study of External Implications”, Muchkund Dubey (ed.) (New Delhi:Har-Anand Publications, 1994), Journal of Peace Studies (New Delhi), September-December 1994.

13. “Human Rights from the Dalit Perspective”, Henny Thiagaraj (ed.) (Madras: Dalit  Liberation Education Trust), National Herald (New Delhi), May 31, 1997.



 Research Project

 Principal Investigator, Innovation Project 2013-14, ARSD-201, DU.

 Topic: Challenges of Contemporary India: A Gandhian Alternative

 Completed work on sabbatical research project (1st Sept.2015 --31st Aug. 2016) 

 Topic: Changing Narratives of Terrorism: India’s Security Challenges




 1.  Kabir: A Humanist, International seminar on Kabir: Different Perspectives, ARSD College, 30-31

  January, 2018

2.  Quest for Scientific Knowledge, DCRC Workshop, University of Delhi, 26 May 2017.

3.  Whither Modi’s Foreign Policy and Diplomacy?, National Seminar, Kumaun        University, Nainital, 28-29 March 2017

4.  Globalization Endangers Human Rights, National Seminar, DPBS (PG) College,   Anoopshahar, UP, 4-5 March 2017

5.  Consumerism and Globalisation: Challenges and Remedies, National Seminar, Kumaun University, Nainital, 11-12 November 2016

6.  Modi’s Foreign Policy: A Critical Appraisal, National Seminar, Deptt. Of Political Science, SBS College, DU, 24-25 October 2016.

7.  Gandhi and Mithila, Maithili-Bhojpuri Akademy, Delhi, 19 October 2016.

8.  Irom Sharmila:The Iron Lady, North East Welfare Committee, ARSD College, 27th September 2016.

9.  Resource Person for Orientation Seminar for the paper—Peace and Conflict Resolution, ARSD College, 5th September 2016.

10.  India and US: In Pursuit of Strategic Partnership, ARSD College, March 2015

11.  Understanding Terrorism, International seminar on Federalism and Governance in a Globalising World, SBS College, DU, 4-5 Feb.2015

12.  Relevance of Gandhi, National Seminar on Gandhi, Arya PG college, Panipat, Haryana, 26 March, 2015

13.  Emerging Challenges of Terrorism in South Asia, 56th All India Political Science Conference, 25-27 October 2015, BHU, Varanasi

14.  Sardar Patel and National Unity, IGNOU Regional Centre-1, New Delhi, 31October 2015

15.  Bhoomandalikaran: Bharatiya Bhashaon ka Vartaman Sankat, National Seminar, Bhasha ki Rajniti Aur Rashtriya Asmita, 20-21 March 2013, ARSD college, New Delhi.

16.  Participated in National seminar on “Consumer Protection In India: The Way Forward”, 1-2 February 2012, IIPA, New Delhi.

17.  Rapporteur at The Academic Congress, “ Enabling the Young: Redefining Education” 6-7 September 2012, Univ., of Delhi

18.  Attended two-day workshop on “Forced Migration, Statelessness, and Issues of  Citizenship in South Asia”, 22-23 March 2012, JMI, New Delhi.

19.  Participated in National Seminar on Empowering rural Consumers, 1-2 November 2012, IIPA, New Delhi.

20.  “India’s Neighbourhood Policy-An Overview”, National Seminar on India’s Neighbourhood policy, 22-23 February2010, SAJ college,  Ambala City, Haryana.

21.  “ Consumption: Need vs Greed: A Gandhian Alternative”, National Seminar on Sustainable Consumption, Climate Change and Consumers, 11-12 November2010, IIPA, New Delhi.

22.   “Indo-Pak Relations: Lessons in Cooperation” at National Seminar on Indo-Pak Relations, January 7-8, 2003, Nagpur.

23.   “Humanitarian Intervention: A Critique” at XXVII Indian Social Science Congress, December 3-7, 2003, Kharagpur.

24.   “Women and Human Rights” National Seminar on Challenges of Feminism, March 3-4, 2004, BHU, Varanasi.

22. Attended workshop on Human Rights for Delhi University Teachers, March 25-26, 2004,  Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.

23. Member, Organising Committee, National Seminar on Urban Governance: Major Issues and Challenges, November 6-7, 2006, ARSD College, New Delhi.

24. Attended International Seminar on Globalisation of Gandhian Way, November 13-15, 2007, JNU, New Delhi. 

25. Participated in Round Table on Mobilization, Participation and Development :Old Issues and New in International Challenges, 13-15 March 2000, CFS, Jamia   Hamdard, New Delhi.

26. Participated in National Seminar on Human Rights in Federal India, 27-28 April 1998, CFS, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.

27. Human Rights and India’s Foreign Policy, National Seminar on Human Rights: Fifty Years after the Universal Declaration, 8-10December 1998, CFS, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.

28. Organised several seminars as Convenor Political Science seminar and Gandhi Study Circle, ARSD College.



                                                                              Indramohan Jha