The Institute is organized as research groups and education programs, and has not maintained strong department boundaries. However, faculty can be broadly grouped according to their disciplines which are given below. Apart from those listed below, the institute also has a number of Guest, Adjunct and Visiting faculty members in various disciplines.

Guest Faculty

Honey Jhalani
Guest faculty
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Communication Skills, Introduction to the Study of Literature.

Rekha Shorey
Guest faculty

Cross Cultural Communication with special focus on certain specific Asian, European and American and Latin American cultures

Visiting Faculty

Amrit Srinivasan

PhD, University of Cambridge, UK

The comparative study of knowledge and culture; violence, civil society and the state; sustainability and lifestyle change; women's work, family and the professions; Information Technology and the Indian service economy.

Manohar Khushalani

Bacherlor in Civil Engineering from BITS Pilani Courses on 3D Modelling and Finite Element analysis from IIT, Delhi

Former Director, Environment and Sociology, at the National Water Academy, Khadakwasla, & Member Secretary, National Environmental Monitoring Committee for River Valley Projects

Pankaj Vajpayee

President Value Research India (P) Ltd. MBA (Finance) - University of Delhi; 1993 B.Tech - IIT Delhi - 1990

Has over 24 years of corporate experience primarily in the field of investment banking and portfolio investment advisory activities.

Payel C Mukherjee

(Lecturer - SSH)

PhD (2016), IIT Gandhinagar

Theories of Cosmopolitanism, Home, and History of Ideas in South Asian Studies

Shweta Singh


Theories of reasons in moral decision making, Interplay of moral particularism in Buddhist Ethics, and philosophy of critical thinking

Swati Mantri


PhD (2019), IIT-Delhi

Identity Studies, Urban Sociology, Migration Studies, Visual Anthropology, Media and Society, Sociology of Space and Food