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Faculty Profile

Dr. Vivek Kumar
Lecturer
University of Polytechnic

Contact Details:

Email: vivekkumar.gla@gla.ac.in

Contact Number: 9759848911

Academic Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. (Linguistics) from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.

      Completed Ph.D. in accordance with the UGC REGULATION 2009 with six months Course Work.
      Title of the PhD Thesis: “Sociolinguistic Study of Language Practices among Internally Displaced Populations in the Narmada Valley”

  • M.A. (Linguistics) from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.
  • B.A. (Hons.) Linguistics, Education & English from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.
  • General English Course from British Council, New Delhi, India.

Research Papers Presented / Participated in the Conferences, Seminars and the Workshops: 

 2009:

  • Participated in ‘3rd Students’ Conference of Linguistics in India’ (SCONLI-3) and Workshop in Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. February 19-21, 2009. 

2010:

  • Presented paper entitled ‘Language is Shaped by the Socio-Cultural Nature of Society’ in National Seminar ‘World within Words’in Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.February 6-7, 2010. 
  • Participated in workshop on ‘Natural Language Processing’(NLP), conducted by Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), Mysore, India in Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.February 11-15, 2010. 

2011: 

  • Participated in one week workshop on "Preparation of Concise Maithili-Urdu Dictionary" organized by Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), Lucknow, India in Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. March 7-13, 2011. 

2013: 

  • Presented paper entitled ‘Language Choices and Language Attitudes among Internally Displaced Populations in the Narmada Valley’ in ICOLSI in Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), Mysore, India. November 27-29, 2013. 

2014: 

  • Presented paper entitled ‘Multilingualism in the Marketplace of the Resettled Villages of Internally Displaced Populations of the Narmada Valley’ in ‘South Asian Languages Roundtable -30’ (SALA) in University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India. February 6-8, 2014. 

2016: 

  • Participated in the national seminar on “Preservation, Promotion and Technological Development of Indian Languages”, organised by CIIL, Mysore and Department of Linguistics, Lucknow University at BBAU, Lucknow. May 25, 2016. 

2017: 

  • Presented paper entitled Language Choices among the IDPs in Nandurbarin ‘The National Symposium’ onThe Significance of Language and Linguistic Studies’ organised by Amity School of Liberal Arts and Amity Centre of Linguistic Studies, AmityUniversity, Gurugram, Haryana, India. April 24, 2017.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

 Publications: 

2014: 

  • “Multilingualism in the Market-Place of the Resettled Villages of Internally Displaced Populations of the Narmada Valley”. (Co-authored with S.I. Hasnain and S. Kulkarni-Joshi). Aligarh Journal of Linguistics. Aligarh. 2014, 4 (1-2). ISSN 2249-1511. 

2015: 

  •  “Maintenance and Shift among Tribal Migrants in Nandurbar”. (Co-authored with S.I. Hasnain and S. Kulkarni-Joshi) International Journal of Innovations in TESOL and Applied Linguistics. Gurugram.2015, 1 (1-4). ISSN 2454-6887.

 2017:

  •  “Sociolinguistic Study of Begusarai Maithili”. Language in India. http:// http://www.languageinindia.com/aug2017/vivekbegusaraimaithili.html. ISSN 1930-2940.

 2017: 

  • “Language Choices among the IDPs in Nandurbar”. International Journal of Innovations in TESOL and Applied Linguistics. Gurugram.2017, 1 (2-2). ISSN 2454-6887. 

LinguisticField Work Experience:

Worked with the team of University Grants Commission Multi-University Project “Internally Displaced Populations (IDPs) and Multilingual Spaces: A Sociolinguistic Perspective” 2012-2014under the Chief Principal Investigator Professor Sonal Kulkarni-Joshi, Deccan College, Pune, Maharashtra; Professor S. Imtiaz Hasnain and Professor Panchanan Mohanty as the Principal Investigators. 

Teaching Experience in GLA University, Mathura: 

Working in the Department of English, University Polytechnic, GLA University, Mathura since July 2016.

Membership: 

  • Life Member: Linguistic Society of India (LSI), Pune, Maharashtra – 411 006, India.
  • Member of the Editorial Board: International Journal of Innovations in TESOL and Applied Linguistics, Gurugram – 122 413, India. 

 

Date:     21.09.2017                 

Place:   GLA University, Mathura                                                                                                                                                     (Vivek Kumar)