Ms Vaijayanti Banerjee

Asst. Professor (Grade - I)

Amity Law School, Noida (II)
 
  • Academic Area

    History

    Gender Studies/Women Studies

  • Teaching Interests

    Indian Legal History, World History, Socio Cultural History, Indian Partition, Gender and Partition
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.A.(History)-2007,Gargi College

    Post Graduation : M.Phil(History (Modern Indian)),Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

    Post Graduation : M.A.(History (Modern Indian))-2009,Lady Shri Ram College

    NET : NET (History)-2009,UGC- NET

  • Experience

    11 Aug 2014 - Present
    Asst. Professor (Grade - I),
    Amity Law School, Noida (II)

  • Current Courses Taught

    History - I

    History of India from Ancient to Colonial Era

  • Research Interests

    Indian Partition, Gender in Partition
  • Publications

    Values and Human Rights: An Interplay ,
    Vedant Publications

    Values and Human Rights: An Interplay ,
    Vedant Publications

    The Historian's Claim to Produce True Knowledge about the Past: An Analysis of Karl Popper's Critique of Historicism ,
    Kasturi Printers & Publishers

    Gandhian Principles of Non Violence in Modern Context ,
    Kasturi Printers & Publishers

    Post-Colonial Criminal Laws in India: A Critical Analysis ,
    Satyam Law

  • Conferences attended

    Indian Constitution: The Precursor of Modern India
    Organized By :Indira Gandhi University

    Youth Conference To the Beijing +20 Review Debate
    Organized By :Centre for Social Research

    ICSSR SPONSORED NATIONAL SEMINAR ON VALUE EDUCATION FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
    Organized By :Shri Gandhi Mahavidyalaya, UP

    Hindi Moot Court Competition
    Organized By :Amity Law School Centre- II

    FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
    Organized By :AMITY ACADEMIC STAFF COLLEGE

    INTERNATIONAL MOOT COURT COMPETITION
    Organized By :Amity Law School Centre- II

    National Seminar on "Law, Religion and Politics in India: The Travesty of a Secular Nation"
    Organized By :Amity Law School Centre- II

    Media and Law: The Contemporary Challenges and Strategies
    Organized By :Amity Law School-II

    Women and Media:Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
    Organized By :Manav Rachna International University

    Relevance of Gandhian Philosophy in the Present Context
    Organized By :Harhi College, Assam

    BABASAHEB AMBEDKAR: ANALYSIS AND APPRAISAL
    Organized By :Centre for Culture and Development, Vadodara

    Tribes in Contemporary India: Issues and Challenges
    Organized By :Bhuban Women’s Degree College, Bhuban, Orrisa

    Towards a Better Understanding of Indian Ethics and Religion: Some Contemporary Perspectives
    Organized By :Department of Philosophy, Assam University, Silchar

    Challenges for Quality of Life of Working Women in Contemporary India
    Organized By :Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur

    3rd Amity National Med - Arb Competition
    Organized By :Amity Law School-II

    Rethinking of Juvenile Justice System in India: From Welfare to Rights
    Organized By :Amity University

    Amity National Hindi Moot Court Competition
    Organized By :Amity University

    Human Rights - Towards Equality
    Organized By :Amity University

    Amity National Legal Theatre Competition
    Organized By :Amity University

    Amity National Legal Theatre Competition
    Organized By :Amity University

    FDP on “Contemporary Research Practices in Social Sciences”
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Travel and Tourism, Amity Noida

    On-Line Faculty Development Programme On Research Methodology in Social Sciences
    Organized By :Amity Institure of Social Sciences

    Faculty Empowerment Workshop on Application of ICT Tools in Higher Education
    Organized By :University of Delhi

    Overcoming Adversity' with Rajat Gupta
    Organized By :Harappa Education

    Research Methodology: Fundamentals, Trends and Developments
    Organized By :Amity Law School, Noida

    EPIDEMICS & SOCIETY: THE PRESENT & THE PAST
    Organized By :B B College, Asansol

    International Webinar on Quarantine and Prevention of Diseases
    Organized By :Babasahab Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow

    Weblecture Series on "New Perspectives in South Asian History by Rabindra Bharati University,
    Organized By :Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata

    International Webinar on Arbitration : A form of Alternate Dispute Resolution by MediateGuru UAE
    Organized By :MediateGuru UAE

  • Scholary Activities

    Hindi Moot Court Competition
    Organized By :Amity Law School Centre- II

    Weblecture Series on "New Perspectives in South Asian History by Rabindra Bharati University,
    Organized By :Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata

  • Short Description

    I have specialized in Modern Indian History and has research interests in Gender Relations in Partition of India, Partition literature and concepts of Nationalism. My teaching and general research involves Indian Legal History and European History along with contemporary literature on Partition of India. Before joining Amity University, Noida, I was a Research Scholar in Jamia Millia Islamia University and visiting faculty at Amity University. My thesis in M.Phil was on the topic ‘How Nationalism and Nations are Imagined in a Gendered Way in Contemporary Literature on The Partition of India’. I qualified the UGC NET JRF in the year 2009. I have completed Master of Arts (M.A), in History from Delhi University, Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi. I specialized in Modern Indian History. I was ranked 1st in Modern Indian History, M.A. (Final) Examination, South Campus, Delhi University, 2008-09. I was also ranked 1st in the M.A. (Previous) Examination, South Campus, Delhi University