Dr. Uttam Kumar Panda

Assistant Professor

Phone: +919826303884


– Ph.D. (Sociology): 2011. Devi AhilyaVishwavidyalaya) Indore, Madhya Pradesh
– M.Phil. (Social Science): Devi AhilyaVishwavidyalaya) Indore, Madhya Pradesh
– M.A. (Sociology): Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
– B.A. (Sociology Honours): (First Merit in Honours), Fakir Mohan University, Odisha

Courses Taught

– Sociology of Law
– Sociological Thought
– Research Methods in Social Sciences
– Research Methods and Legal Writing
– Introduction to Sociology
– Indian Society: Structure and Processes
– Social Psychology
– Sociology of Development


Dr. Panda has 13 years of teaching and research experience. He has presented papers in 36 national and international seminars/conferences/symposiums. He delivers lectures as resource person in India and abroad. He received visiting Fellow Grants for Discoveries Speaker Series in 2012 by Sastri Indo-Canadian Study Centre & The University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada. He has also organized seminars and many other co-curricular and extra-curricular activities in the University. He has performed additional responsibilities like Chief Proctor, Nodal Officer for AISHE and Convener of Academic Planning, and associated with many other university level committees. He supervises dissertations of Post Graduate students.


• Gender Issues and Challenges in Twenty First Century (Edited), Satyam Law International, New Delhi (2015), ISBN-978-93-82823-20-9.
• Gender Roles, Career and Structure: A Study on Two-Working Families in India, Redshine Publication Pvt. Ltd. India (2021), ISBN: 978-93-90937-63-9.
• Tupat, Archana R. and Panda, Uttam Kumar (2021). Advantageous and Adversative Impact of Social Media on Undergraduate Law Students. Innovations, Vol. 64, No. 4, PP. 799-809, ISSN: 12674982 (P), 19650256 (E). (Scopus Indexed and UGC Group-II)
• Panda, Uttam Kumar (2019). Gendering Decision Making and Status Dynamics of Women: A Study of Two-Working Families of India. AJANTA, Vol. 8, No.1, pp. 94-100, ISSN: 2277-5730 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 40776).
• Panda, Uttam Kumar (2018). Two-Working Families, Workplace and Stress Factors: An Empirical View. AJANTA, Vol. 7, No.4, pp. 109-114, ISSN: 2277-5730 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 40776).
• Panda, Uttam Kumar, Indian Gender Roles in Transition: Between the Structures (2017). AJANTA, Vol. 6, No.3, pp. 143-149, ISSN: 2277-5730 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 40776)
• Panda, Uttam Kumar, (2011) “Role Conflict, Stress and Dual-Career Couples: An Empirical Study” The Journal of Family Welfare, Vol.57, No.2, Pp72-88 ISSN: 0022-1074 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 7558).
• Panda, Uttam Kumar (2010), “Career, Conflict and Attitude: Change and Continuity” in Research, Analysis and Evaluation, Vol.1, Issue No.5, pp54-57, ISSN-0975-3486 (UGC Approved List Journal. No. 41022).
• Panda, Uttam Kumar, (2010) “Working Couples and Changing Domestic Roles: Why and How These Consequences??” Research Link, Vol.-IX (4), pp. 58-60 ISSN-0973-1628 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 48985).
• Dash, S. K. and Panda, Uttam Kumar (2004), “Era of Globalization and Education in India” in Third Concept: An International Journal of Ideas, Vol. 18, No.208, ISSN 0970-7247, pp 49-52 (UGC Approved List Journal No. 48883 and UGC CARE List Sl. No. 46).
Book Chapters
• Panda, Uttam Kumar (2015). “Gendered Attitude in Domestic Work Participation: A Study of Two-working Families in India” in Gender Issues and Challenges in Twenty First Century, Edited by U. K. Panda, Satyam Law International, New Delhi, ISBN-978-93-82823-20-9.
• Panda, Uttam Kumar (2009), “Decentralization, Local Self-Governance and Gender: Moving towards More Equality” in Decentralized Governance and Development, Edited by T. M. Joseph, Deep & Deep Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. ISBN 9781-8450-155-1, pp 50-66.
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