Dr Tarun Gogoi

M.A (NET) M.Phil., Ph.D.
Joined Sankaradeva Mahavidyalaya on 24 Sep, 2022
B.A. in Political Science (Cotton College) M.A., M.Phil. in Political Science (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi) Ph.D. (Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)
Research Interest:
Federalism, Indian Politics, Election Studies, Northeast India
Specialized Courses:
Global Politics, International Relation, Indian Politics, Northeast India, Globalization

Research Publications

Book Chapter

Contexualising Democratic Governance in Bodoland: Changes and Challenges” in  Autonomy and Democratic Governance in Northeast India co-authored with Ankur Jyoti Bhuyan ,Partha Pratim Borah  published by Routledge India, 2022 with ISBN No  9780367720360

Religion, Ethnicity and Politics: Understanding BJP’s Rise in Assam” in Politics  and Religion in India co-authored with Dhruba Pratim Sharma and Vikas Tripathi published by  Routledge India, 2019 with ISBN No- 9780367337872  

 Accommodating Diversity and Asymmetrical Federalism: Discourses of Federal  Governance from the Northeast India” in Glocalization and Federal Governance in India coauthored with Partha Pratim Borah published by Bloomsbury 2019 with ISBN No-9789389000429.  

 “State Formation in Indian Federalism: A Study of North East India” in Rengani,  Vol-5, published by Women Cell, ACTA, Madhavdev College, Assam, 2017, ISBN: 978-93-87287-02-0.  

Universal Human Rights: From Global Discourse to Indian Context” in Human Rights: Issues and Dimensions published by Jawaharlal Nehru College (UGC Sponsored Career  Oriented Programme), 2017 with ISBN No-987-81-924398-3-9.  

Journal Article 

"Understanding the Political  Shift in Bodoland  : Peace Accord, Fractured Identity,  and the Rising Tide of Saffron" in Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 57, No.33, 2022. ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) and Political Change in Northeast India” in Dialogue  Quarterly, Vol.20, No.04, 2019. ISSN-0973-0095  

“Transition of India’s Federal Process: from paramount federalism to Cooperative Federalism” In  Indian Journal of Political Science, Vol.79, Issues.04, 2018, ISSN-2348-0084(Print), 2455-2127(Online).  

“Indian Federalism with Party system: Changes and Continuity” in International Journal of  Scientific & Technology Research, Vol.09, No.1, 2020, ISSN-2277-8616  

Youth Voters On Political Change In Northeast India: A Survey Among University Students” in  International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research, Vol.08, No.11, 2019, ISSN-2277-8616  

Student Movements in North East India” in Studies in Indian Place Names, Vol-40-Issue-50-March, 2020, ISSN: 2394-3114  

Shifting Trends of Party Politics in India: Regionalisation Versus Centralisation.” in Indian  Journal of Society and Politics, Vol.05, Issues.02, 2018, ISSN-2348-0084(Print), 2455-2127(Online).  

“Reorganization to Accommodation: A Study on Northeast India.” in  Review of Research, Vol.07, Issues.11, 2018, ISSN-2249-894X.

Conference and Seminar

Paper titled “Contextualizing Democratic Governance in Bodoland: Changes and Challenges”  presented in the National Conference on “Political Autonomy and Democratic Governance”  organised by the Centre for North East Studies and Policy Research, Jamia Milia Islamia  University, New Delhi on 28th and 29th December, 2019.  

Paper titled “Transition of India’s Federal Process: From paramount  federalism to Co-operative federalism” presented at Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut  in 58th All India Political Science Conference and International Conference on Aspiring India  organized by Chaudhary Charan Singh University in collaboration with Indian Political Science  Association on 29th and 30th December, 2018.  

Paper titled “Changing Contours of a Federal Polity: The Rise of BJP in India’s Northeast India”  presented at Gauhati University, Guwahati, International Seminar on “National Narrative, Regional  Subtext: Understanding the Political Change in North East India” organized by Centre for South  East Asian Studies, Gauhati University on 28th and 29th August, 2018.  

Paper titled “Transition of India’s Federal Process and Coalition Politics: A Study of Federal  Coalition in India’s Political System” presented at UGC-DSA Sponsored 5th Young Scholar’s  Conference on Democracy, Culture and Political Action organized by Centre for Political Studies,  Jawaharlal Nehru University on 7th and 8th March, 2017.  

Paper titled “Accommodating Diversity and Asymmetrical Federalism: Discourses of Federal  Governance from the India’s North East” presented at ICSSR Sponsored International Seminar on  “Glocalization” and Federal Governance in India: Understanding the Emerging Issues” organised  by Kalindi College, Delhi University on 19th and 20th January. 2017.  


Participate in the International Webinar on The Rise of Second-Dominant Party System in India:  BJP’s New Ideological Coalition organised by Political Science Association, Dayal Singh College,  Karnal on June 2, 2020. 

Academic Identity