Assistant Professor, Sociology, GSHS, HYD

avinash@gitam.edu | | | |

Avinash has a PhD in Sociology from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (2020). Earlier, He taught at the Department of Contemporary and Tribal Customary Law, Central University of Jharkhand. He has communicated his research through Sociological Bulletin, invited talks at TISS-Hyderabad, and conference presentations at SOAS-University of London, Association for Asian Studies (AAS), United States, BRICS Initiative for Critical Agrarian Studies (BICAS), Brazil.

Research Publications
  • Avinash, & Parthasarathy, D. (2023). Mapping the Pluralities of Agrarian Change in India: The Role of Intermediaries and Caste–Tribe Relations in Jharkhand. Sociological Bulletin, 72(3), 313-331. https://doi.org/10.1177/00380229231172110
  • Livelihood challenges and responses to COVID-19 pandemic: A photovoice study in an Oraon tribal village in Jharkhand, India’.(2022). http://www.antrocom.net/archives/2022/180122/07-Antrocom.pdf
  • Agrarian transitions and rural social relations in Jharkhand, India’. (2018).Published as ’Working Paper’ in 6th International Conference of the BRICS Initiative for Critical Agrarian Studies (BICAS), University of Brasilia, Brazil, 12th-14th November, 2018. https://conferencias.unb.br/index.php/bicas/bicas/paper/view/12841
  • Rural Sociology
  • Adivasi Studies
  • Auto Ethnography
  • Agrarian Sociology