Time Table - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Time Table
Sanjit Kumar Mishra Professor sanjit.mishra@hs.iitr.ac.in 91-9548774358
Areas of Interest
  • Twentieth Century British Literature, Post colonial Literature, Contemporary Critical Theories, Indian Writing in English
Professional Background
2020-01-01OngoingProfessorIIT Roorkee
2014-01-016 years Associate ProfessorI I T Roorkee
2009-01-015 years Assistant ProfessorI I T Roorkee
1998-01-0111 years Asstt ProfessorRajasthan Govt
Multiple Posts
2012-01-013 years WardenMalviya Bhawan (Hostel)
2020-09-11OngoingSecretary DFB,Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
2013-01-015 years Faculty AdvisorCultural Council @ SRE Campus
2020-09-11OngoingFaculty Co-advisorIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
2020-09-11OngoingO C Time-Table Faculty Advisor for Cultural CouncilIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
Educational Details
Ph. DEnglish literatureB H U1998
M AEnglish literatureB H U1995
B AEnglish literatureB H U1993
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyStart DatePeriod
Empowering School Students with Environment Education through LiteratureICSSR New Delhi2014-016 years 8 months
Nuances of Urbanity in Nissim Ezekiel's City PoetryIIT Roorkee (FIG)2010-0110 years 8 months
Scientific Management of Natural Resources for Sustainable Development in UBA Clusters of Shivalik RDST2020-01Ongoing
  • International Shaw Society, Member
  • A E S I, Life Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
Modern Drama in EnglishIHS 05B Tech 3rd yearSpring
Indian Novel in EnglishIHS 06B Tech 3rd yearSpring
Identity and Contemporary Literature60B Tech 3rd yearAutumn
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Environment and LiteratureDhruv Choudhary et al.
The Novels of Charles DickensAman Mittal et al
Challenges in Entrepreneurship Development in IndiaRajeev Saini and others
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Rajeev TamhankarIndian English Literature
Bala SinghMigration Studies
Grima RawatMigration and Displacement
Nupur PancholiGreen Studies
Nidhi KaushalManagement Studies and Literature
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Date
... A Comparative study of Vijay Tendulkar , Girish Karnad and Mahesh DuttaniPratibha SharmaO2008-01
Narratives of DisplacementManjariO2019-01
Curriculum of English in Primary and pre- Secondary Schools in Rajasthan.Aarti MalikO2008-01
Change in Racial Perspectives : Charles Chesnutt, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Ralph Ellison, Toni MorrisonGunpal SinghO2008-01
Influence of Hindu Religious Ideologies on Walt Whitman's PoetrySangeeta SinghO2009-01
The Poetry of Jayant Mahapatra : Innovations in Poetic ExpressionMukul SharmaO2009-01
Marginalisation and Cultural Identity in the works of Mulk Raj Anand and PremchandAjay SinghO2009-01
The Short Stories of Chitra Divakaruni and Jhumpa LahiriN. JaipaulO2010-01
Partition of India : A Literary-Historical StudySantosh Kr YadavO2011-01
Hindu Myths in Indian Literature in EnglishShankar LalO2015-01
Representation of Culture and Environment in the Writings of Amitav GhoshNupur PancholiO2017-01
Use of Indian Myths in Children's LiteratureRajeev TamhankarO2017-01
Developing Managerial and Leadership skills of select Indian leaders Nidhi KaushalO2016-01
Representation of Sports in Literature and CinemaMukesh KumarO2017-01
National and Trans-national Identities: An Analysis of V S Naipaul's Indian TrilogyBala SinghO2018-01
Cultural Rejuvenation in Contemporary Writings in EnglishDeepa RandhawaO2018-01
Analysis of Environmental Justice Through the Works of Wangari Maathai and Wole Soyinka Garima RawatO2018-01
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
University of Reims, FranceConference on Literary Texts 2013-01-01
Rollins College, Orlando (US)To deliver a talk and a research paper in Comparative Drama Conference2017-01-01
University of Bucharest (Romania)Coneference on Spirituality in Literature and Arts, organised by University of Bucharest, Romania2015-01-01
Univ. College of Dublin, IrelandConference on G B Shaw2012-01-01
PortegrandiCultural interaction in the remote villages of Italy2015-01-01
University of RajasthanKeynote address2017-01-01
University of Guelph, CanadaInternational Conference on G B Shaw2011-01-01
Sigmund Freud MuseumSigmund Freud Museum and other places of academic interest in Vienna (Austria)2015-01-01
Munich Cultural interactions in connection with a Project on Discovering the Self -I2017-01-01
LuganoCultural Tourism2017-01-01
RIE, MysoreTo present a paper on "Status of Women in India" 2015-01-01
University of Delhi (SLC)Invited as a Resource Person 2020-09-11
University of Delhi (SLC)To deliver lectures -- 1) CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION, 2) CULTURAL IMPERIALISM2020-09-11
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
International Conference on Science Spirituality & CivilizationICSSR2018-01
Special Lectures Delivered
Modern Approaches to Research in Language, Literature and CultureNIT-UK2020-09
Culture & CommunicationS L C, University of Delhi2016-03
Perspectives on the Tribes of IndiaUniversity of Udaipur2020-01
Communication in Indian ContextUniversity of Rajasthan, Jaipur2017-01
Literature and CommunicationNIT Uttarakhand2020-09
Public SpeakingNIT Uttarakhand2020-09
Cultural ImperialismSLC, University of Delhi2020-09
Swami VivekanandaUniversity of Rajasthan, Jaipur2020-01
Particulars of course - Organised a ONE WEEK SHORT TERM COURSE for Faculty Development (QIP,-IIT Roorkee, May 2018) - Organised a One week FDP (online) in collaboration with NIT-UK (27-31 August 2020)
Books Authored

The Poetic Art of Nissim Ezekiel. Atlantic Publishers, New Delhi. 2001

Refereed Journal Papers
  1. Mishra, Sanjit.  “The Romantic Vein in Ezekiel’s Poetry”. RESEARCH JOURNAL (APOORVA) Vol. II. 2006. pp. 93-103.
  2.    Mishra, Sanjit.  “Auden and the Human Predicament” . REMARKINGS, Vol. II, 2007. pp. 91-94
  3. Mishra, Sanjit. “Changing Perspectives on Marginalisation in Mulk Raj Anand” . JOURNAL OF HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES . Vol- 02, Issue-02, December 2010, pp.1-3.   (ISSN: 0975-7090)
  4.  Mishra, Sanjit & Mallik, Arti. . “Teaching English in Schools: Problems and Solutions -A Case Study from Rajasthan, India”. Language in India. Vol 11 : 3, March 2011 pp. 253-268
  5. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “Voices of Protest : An Evaluation of Kamala Das and Namita Gokhale”.  ANUSHILANA Research Journal of Indian Culture, Social & Philosophical Stream, Vol XXXIII, March 2011.Pp.31-38  ( ISSN 0973-8762)
  6. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “Influence of English Modernists on Nissim Ezekiel’s Poetry”. The Criterion Vol. 2: 1 April 2011  (ISSN 0976-8165)
  7. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “Cross-Cultural Fertilisation : The Influence of Modernism on Indian Poetry in English”. Language in India. Vol. 11: 5. May 2011.  (ISSN 1930-2940)
  8. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “Interrogating the Normal: An Analysis of Mahash Dattani’s Plays”. Abhivyakti  Vol III :1. Jan-June 2011  Pp. 37-42 ( ISSN 0975-8801)
  9. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “ Shaking the Roots of Western Science in Amitav Ghosh’s Calcutta Chromosome”. ASIATIC, Vol 5, No 1, June 2011 . Pp. 78-85. (ISSN 1985-3106)
  10. Mishra, Sanjit & Kumar, Nagendra. “ Corruption as a Theme in Contemporary Indian Fiction”.  ATLANTIC LITERARY REVIEW Quarterly, Vol.  12 No. 3, July- September 2011. Pp. 90-98.
  11. Sharma, Pratibha & Mishra, Sanjit. “ Social Concerns in the Plays of Vijay Tendulkar”. Language in India. Vol. 12:2, Feb. 2012.(ISSN 1930-2940)  pp. 712-729
  12. Sharma, Pratibha & Mishra, Sanjit. “Girish Karnad: A Contemporary Perspective”, RESEARCH SPECTRUM (ISSN 09765964), Vol. 3, Issue1, February 2012  pp. 14-22
  13. Sharma, Mukul & Mishra, Sanjit. “Jayant Mahapatra : A Poet of Social- Cultural Concerns”. Language in India  Vol. 13:2, Feb. 2013 pp. 267-278.
  14. Sharma, Mukul  & Mishra, Sanjit. "The Marginalized Women in Jayanta Mahapatra’s Poetry". International Journal of English and Education Volume:2, Issue:3, JULY 2013. Pp. 394-399
  15. Singh, Sangeeta & Mishra, Sanjit. The Enigma of Creator: Creature  and Creation  in  LEAVES OF GRASS and  Hindu Religious  Ideologies in IJELL (International Journal of English Language and Literature Volume: 1st,  Issue: 3rd (July - September 2013’) PP: 89-101
  16.  Singh, Sangeeta & Mishra, Sanjit. “ Hindu Religious Ideologies Reflected in Leaves of Grass” in Kafla Intercontinental. Summer 2013. Pp 39-46.
  17. Mishra, Sanjit & Yadav, Santosh. "Marginalization of Women in Mughal Period". PARIPREKSYA. Volume VII , 2013. Pp 53-57.
  18.  Yadav, Santosh Kumar; Mishra, Sanjit Kumar & Kumar,Nagendra.  RISE OF NATIONALISM IN BANKIMCHANDRA’S ANANDAMATH. Volume-01 Issue-09, January-2015   IJHEPS. Home Page: www.ijheps.org pp. 16-19
  19. Mishra, Sanjit & Gaur, Priya. Environment and Literature: An Analysis of the Pedagogic Possibilities. International Journal of English and Education (ISSN: 2278-4012) Volume:4, Issue:1, January 2015. pp. 577-589
  20.  Gaur Priya & Mishra Sanjit. A Vedic Approach towards Exploring Education for Sustainable Development.  IJBA. Vol 2, No. 5. April-June, 2015. Pp. 294-297.
  21. Yadav, Santosh Kumar; Mishra, Sanjit Kumar &  Kumar, Nagendra. Women in Cinema on Indian Partition. IRJEPS. Vol 1. 11, January 2016. pp 13-15. 
  22. Shankar Lal & Mishra, Sanjit. The God that Failed: The Failure of Naxal Movement in Bani Basu's The Enemy Within. The Criterion. Vol. 7, Issue I, February 2016. pp 208-214. (http://www.the-criterion.com/V7/n1/029.pdf)
  23. Shankar Lal & Mishra, Sanjit. Myth in Early Modern Indian Literature: A Brief Survey.  International Journal of English Language, Literature and Humanities (IJELLH), Volume IV, Issue IX. September 2016 (http://ijellh.com/myth-early-modern-indian-literature-brief-survey)
  24. Kaushal, Nidhi & Mishra, Sanjit. Learning Crisis Management Through Literature. International Journal of Management (IJM). Volume 7, Issue 6, Sept - Oct 2016. pp. 164-169. (http://iaeme.com/MasterAdmin/ Journal_uploads/IJM/VOLUME_7_ ISSUE_6/IJM_07_06_018.pdf)
  25.      Kaushal, Nidhi & Mishra, Sanjit. Leaders as Managers: A Study of Entrepreneurial and Managerial Skills of Nation’s Leaders. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT. (ISSN 2278 – 0211 (Online)) October, 2016 Vol 5 Issue 12. pp 162-164
  26. Kaushal, Nidhi & Mishra, Sanjit. Enriching Management Studies through Indian Wisdom . IOSR Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM) , Volume 18, Issue 7 .Ver. II (July 2016), e-ISSN: 2278-487X, p-ISSN: 2319-7668. PP 6-10
  27. Kaushal, Nidhi & Mishra, Sanjit.  “Bibliotherapy: A Contrivance to the Happiness at Workplace”. International Journal of Scientific Research and Management (IJSRM), Volume 4, Issue 12. 2016, pp. 4996 - 5001
  28. Shankar Lal & Mishra, Sanjit. The Curse of Being Woman: Mythological Echoes in Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi. Bharatiya Pragna: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Indian Studies. Vol. 1, No. 3, 2016, pp. 41-46.
  29. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. (2017). Leader’s Happiness. International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS) Volume 4 Issue 1, 217-221
  30. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit.  (2017). Bringing Change in the Study of Management through Literature. International Conference on Role of Arts, Culture, Humanities, Relegion,Education, Ethics , Philosopy,Sprituality and Science For Holistic Societal Development, Krishi Sanskriti Publications (pp. 45-47). New Delhi: Krishi Sanskriti Publications.
  31. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. . (2017). Erudition of Management Studies through Traditional Stories in Literature. Business Science International Research Journal Volume 5 Issue1, 10-13.
  32. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit.  (2017). Introducing Literary Writings to Develop Cognizance in Personnel.  5(3). International Journal of Advanced Research, 2087-2092. 
  33. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit.“Conceptualizing the Literary Study of Primal Ethics with Management”. MAYFEB Journal of Business and Management - ISSN 2371-7742 Vol 2 (2017) - Pages 17-25
  34. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit.  "Comprehensive Interpretation of Leadership from the Narratives in Literature". Journal of Entrepreneurship, Business and Economics, 5: 2 ( June 2017), p. 64-86
  35. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. A REVIEW OF PAUSES AND SILENCE IN COMMUNICATION. International Journal of Research – GRANTHAALAYAH. Vol.5 (Iss.5): May, 2017. Pp. 170-181
  36. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. INFERENCE OF SWAMI VIVEKANANDA’S TEACHINGS AND SKILLS IN MODERN MANAGEMENT STUDIES. International Journal of Information, Business and Management, Vol. 9, No.4, 2017 Pp. 150-166
  37.  Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. "Management Practices in the Ancient Vedas". Global Journal of Management and Business Research (Global Journals Inc. USA). Volume 17 Issue 2 Version 1.0 , 2017. Pp. 22-30
  38. Tamhankar, Rajeev & Mishra, Sanjit. ‘’Creative Employment of Hindu Myths Modern Childrens’ Literature’’. Asian Quarterly: An International Journal of Contemporary Issues. Vol 16 Issue 3, November 2018. Pp. 96-104
  39. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. ''Altruism as a Component of Leadership: An Indian Perspective''. JOURNAL OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS (ISSN 2345-4695) ,6(2), 2018. Pp 1-11
  40. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit.''Literary Perspectives on Emotional Intelligence in Leadership''. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT INSIGHT AND TRANSFORMATIONSS. Vol.2, Issue 1. 2018. Pp 25-29
  41. Pancholi, Nupur & Mishra, Sanjit. "Colonization of Western Himalayas and Cultivation of Pine: A Geo-cultural Perspective".  International Journal of English Language, Literature and HumanitiesVol 7, Issue 2. Feb 2019. Pp 71-82.
  42. Kaushal, Nidhi &  Mishra, Sanjit. ''Edification of Conservation Management through Folk-lore and Vedic Literature''. EUROPEAN MODERN STUDIES JOURNAL (ISSN 2522-9400), Vol 3 No. 1. 2019. 
  43. Balasingh & Mishra, Sanjit. " The travel to Roots through Routes in vain: An Identity Quest in V S Naipaul's India: An Area of Darkness" . International Journal of English Language, Literature and Humanities. Vol 7 Issue 4. April 2019. Pp 815- 823.
  44. Tamhankar, Rajeev & Mishra, Sanjit. " Sports in Graphical Storytelling of Amar Chitra Katha’s Krishna" , International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, [S.l.], Vol. 7, Issue 5, Pp. 1080-91, May 2019.
  45. Balasingh & Mishra, Sanjit. " Kurtz as Mammon: An Archetypal Analysis of Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness" . Literary Endeavour  . Vol: X, Issue: 3. 2019. Pp. 36-39. 
  46. Kaushal, N., & Mishra, S. (2020). Developing Positive Leadership though Literature: Towards a Human- Centric Model of Leadership and Management. In Satinder Dhiman & Joan Marques (Eds.), NEW HORIZONS IN POSITIVE LEADERSHIP AND CHANGE - A Practical Guide for Workplace Transformation. Springer Nature: Switzerland, Pp. 333-348
  47. Balasingh & Mishra, Sanjit. (2021). National Identity through Cognitive Style of Narration : An Analysis of Naipaul's Indian Trilogy. Elementary Education Online (An Elsevier Journal). Vol 20 Issue 4. Pp 934-943
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