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Name Dr. Papia Gupta
Designation Associate Professor , Head
Department Name PHILOSOPHY AND THE LIFE WORLD
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 422
Email ID papia.gupta@gmail.com
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Mobile No 9674477890
Personal Website
Address Department of Philosophy and the Life-World, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur 721102
Educational Qualification
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
Ph.DJADAVPUR UNIVERSITY2001
M.PHILJADAVPUR UNIVERSITY1996
M.AUNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA1994


Career Profile / Teaching Experience
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University since 05.12.2009.
Reader, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University, from 05.12.2006 to 04.12.2009.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy and the Life-world, Vidyasagar University from 04.09.2002 to 04.12.2006.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai, East Midnapore from 05.12.2001 to 03.09.2002.
Lecturer, Department of Philosophy, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai, East Midnapore from 04.09.1997 to 04.12.2001.

Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Nyaya-Vaisesika
Indian Philosophy,Applied Ethics,Philosophy of RABINDRNATH, Philosophy of VIVEKANANDA

Course/ Subject Taught
Indian Logic, Indian Metaphysics, Western Ethics, Existentialism, Applied Ethics.

Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication


National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Sri Ramkrishnas Practical Philosophy : A Glimpse of KathamritaPhilosophy And the Life-world Vol -17 ISSN 0975-84612015Vidyasagar University
Swami Vivekanander Bhabnaai Narir KhomotayonISSN 0975-8461,Philosophy And The Life-World, Vol. 16, 2014Vidyasagar University
Abortion From The Perspective Of Buddhist EthicsISSN: 2319-4634,The Philosophical Quest, Bilingual And Bi-Annual Philosophical Journal, Vol: 1 , Year 3, Jan-June, 20142014xxx
Moksho dukkher ki jatiyo abhab:Prachin nyayaer aaloke kichhu kothaAnviksha,vol –xxxv, March 2014 ISSN-058716462014Department of Sanskrit,Jadavpur University
Bauddha Naitikatar Nirikhe GarbhapatSSN 0975-8461,Philosophy And The Life-World,Vol-152013Vidyasagar University
Lingabaisamyer Thabay Konyakorak,ISSN 0975-8461,Philosophy And The Life-World, Vol. 142012Vidyasagar University
Sahansil Unnayan O Prakritir Prati DaaybaddhataSustainable Development: Ethics and Economics, Ed. Bharat Malakar. ISBN: 97881-923979-6-22012Readers Service
Pratijna Karmer Naitikata,Rabindra Bharati Journal of Philosophy Vol- XIV ISSN 09730087.2012Rabindra Bharati University
Rabindra Bhabnai Dukkha.ISSN 0975-8461,Philosophy And The Life-World, Vol.132011Vidyasagar University
Swami Vivekanander Monone LingasamataJanma Sardha-Satabarshe Vivekananda Ed. Dr. Milankanti Satpathi2011Amode book Publishing house, Balarampur, Barabazar Road, Purulia; ISBN-978-81-923363-2-9


Other Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Acharya Brajendra Nath Sealer Bhabnay BharatbarsaSamajjiggnasa 8th Vol- 2014 ISSN:2321-158X2014Vidyasagar Centre for Social Science


Books Published

Ph. D. Thesis Guidence
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Sk. Akhtar HossainAdvaita Vedanter Brahma o Islamer Allah : Akti Tulonamulok Alochona N.A.Ongoing2018 (Expected)
Smt. Arpita Chaoni.Media & its Impact on society: Ethical Perspective.N.A.Ongoing2017
Smt. Sarmila Bandyapadhyaya.Rabindra darshane Mrityu.N.A.Ongoing2016
Rajkumar PanditEnvironmental Ethics from Buddhist Perspectives Ongoing 


Awarded Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Sri Aolke Bhunia.Nyaya mote Anumiti Samikhsha.N.A.Awarded2015
Dr. Dibakar Manna.Mon Sonkranto somosya; Nyaya-Vaisesika Siddhanta.Dr. Tapan Kumar chakraborty.Awarded2014

Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Inference in Indian PhilosophyDept of PhilosophyN. L. Khan College Midnapore2014

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
Ramakrishna Paramahansa and the Mystic Traditions of Eastern India’.2014Paper PresenterThe Dept. of Philosophy and Coparative Religion, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan
Samskrita Sahitye kala, Vidya, Krida tatha Vinodah2014Paper Presenterthe Dept. of Sanskrit,Vidyasagar University, Midnapur
Acharya Brajendra Nath Seal-Man and Philosopher’.2014Paper Presenterthe Dept. of Philosophy & the Life World, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur.
The concept of Nature: Sankhya Philosophy vs Modern Physics’, organized by the Dept. of Philosophy, Sripat Singh College, Jiaganj, Murshidabad(W.B )2014Paper PresenterDept of Philosophy Sripat Singh College, Jiaganj, Murshidabad (W.B )
The Role of Indian Concept of Values in National Reconstruction(For celebration of World Philosophy Day)2013Paper PresenterDepartment of Philosophy, Vidyasagar University
Women and India organized by Tamralipta Mahavidyalaya2013Paper PresenterTamralipta Mahavidyalaya Midnapore,WestBengal
Crisis in Gender-Justice: Socio-Philosophical Approach2013Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy and the Life World, Vidyasagar University
Swami Vivekananda and the Modern World2012Paper PresenterDept of Philosophy Jadavpur University
Swami Vivekananda’s Vision of Empowerment of Indian Women2012Paper PresenterNetaji Institute for Asian Studies
Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda2012Paper PresenterBalarampur College, Purulia
Womanhood after Vivekananda’s Vision2012Paper PresenterPingla Thana Mahavidyalaya, Midnapur
Sustainable Development: Ethics and Economics2012Paper PresenterDept of Philosophy,Mahishadal Girls College, Midnapore
INDIAN PHILOSOPHERS SINCE INDEPENDENCE2012Paper Presenterthe Dept. of Philosophy & the Life World, Vidyasagar University, Midnapur.
Law of Karma .2012Paper PresenterDept. of Philosophy, Rabindra Bharati University. Kolkata.


Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised


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