Dr. Paromita Das Gupta is Assistant Professor at the School of Law, Mahindra University, Hyderabad. She completed her PhD in History in 2017 from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich. Her doctoral dissertation titled “Politics of Exclusion: Everyday Experiences of the Baboos in Colonial Bengal, c. 1876–1912” has been appreciated and accepted by a globally acclaimed academic publisher. Das Gupta, specializes in South Asian studies, history of science, technology & medicine, intellectual history and microhistory.
Dr. Das Gupta has travelled extensively across Europe and North America for archival research and also presented papers in academic conferences and seminars as a doctoral student. She has engaged with scholars across various disciplines throughout her academic career which has helped her to create a strong academic network.
Manager – Content Operations at vSplash Techlabs Private Limited (Hyderabad)—one of the world’s largest digital marketing partners, working with iconic digital media companies around the globe—March 2020–September 2021
Presenter and resource person: Documentary (educational) film titled, “State and Administration of the Gupta Dynasty,” produced by EMMRC in collaboration with St Xavier’s College, Kolkata, 2007
Teaching Assistant/substitute Lecturer (History & Political Science) at Loreto College, Kolkata, from January – March 2007. Taught various aspects of world history to undergraduate students from Honours and General stream of studies
Worked as a volunteer & project leader for Women’s Interlink Foundation’s Nabadisha project (New Alipore) in association with Kolkata Police. The project aims at training and coaching street and working children in Kolkata under 15 at selected police stations.