Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai is organizing
Four Day Orientation Programme: "Critical Social Science
Perspectives: Understanding Theories and Praxis". It is
intended for young faculties and Ph.D. scholars of SC/ST and other
would be held on 25 to 29th July 2017 at
MIDS. The programme is sponsored by the Indian Council of Social
Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi.
Hence, diverse subject expertise in social sciences will be invited
to provide the necessary theoretical understandings for young
faculty and research scholars. The Orientation Programme will
consist of lectures and more interactive sessions aimed at
strengthening the scholars' perspectives on contemporary social
Faculties and senior level Ph.D. scholars wish to attend the
programme send their brief CV with covering letter, Institutional
affiliation/ forwarding letter of Supervisor/ Head of Department and
copy of the Community Certificate.
will bear the travel expenses (Sleeper Class/ Bus Fare), course
material with participation Certificate and also provide local
Attendance, active participation and interaction are mandatory for
all session of the programme.
Concept Note of the
programme is enclosed.
will inform you the details of the logistics as soon as we finalize
the list of participants.
Application should be send on or
before 15th June, 2017 either by post or email to:
C. Lakshmanan, Ph.D.
Madras Institute of Development Studies
79, Second Main Road,
Gandhi Nagar, Adyar,
+91-44-24415774 / 24412589 / 24412295 / 24419771 Fax: