Dr. Sohel Firdos
Designation: Associate Professor
Date of Joining: 26/07/2010
Academic record & distinction
MSc (Geography) Aligarh Muslim University
MPhil, PhD (Geography) Jawaharlal Nehru University
PhD Topic: “Environmental Resources and the Tribal Economy: Case Studies of Ho, Santal and Birhor in Jharkhand”
Areas of Specialization
Socio-spatial exclusion, Interactions between Resources and Economy; Urban Governance
- Lama, M.P, Rafiul Ahmed, Sohel Firdos et al (eds.). (2012). Climate Change and Sustainability in Mountain Areas: Scope and Challenges for Regional Cooperation. New Delhi: Indus Publishing Company.
- Firdos, Sohel (2012) ‘Forest Degradation, Changing Workforce Structure and Population Redistribution: The Case of Birhors in Jharkhand’. In Indra Munshi (ed.) The Adivasi Question: Issues of Land, Forest and Livelihood. Orient BlackSwan, pp. 169-181.
- Firdos, Sohel. (2009) ‘Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the Scope for Tribal Development in India’, Journal of Indian Anthropological Society, 44(2): 159-168.