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Dr

Sulagna Maitra

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Agriculture and Food Science
01 716 7429
University College Dublin, School of Agriculture and Food Science, Agriculture and Food Science Belfield Dublin 4

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BIO

Sulagna Maitra is a Lecturer/ Assistant Professor in Humanitarian Action and Director of NOHA Joint Masters in International Humanitarian Action. Her main areas of interest are conflict resolution and reconciliation, especially role of identity in conflict resolution, grassroots level reconciliation and transboundary river water conflicts. Sulagna joined the UCD Humanitarian Action Programme in 2010 as a doctoral researcher and academic coordinator of the NOHA Masters programme. Subsequently, she became a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Humanitarian Action in 2013. Prior to joining UCD, she worked as a researcher at the Global Change Programme in Jadavpur University, India. Sulagna received her PhD from UCD in 2013. She has a Masters in International Humanitarian Assistance (NOHA) from Uppsala University, Sweden and a Masters in International Relations from Jadavpur University, India. Sulagna received Erasmus Mundus Scholarships and the Sasakawa Young Leaders' Fellowship respectively for her Masters.

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Lecturer in Humanitarian Action
    University College Dublin16 Dec 2013
  • Researcher
    Jadavpur University Global Change Programme1 Nov 2008 - 31 Jan 2011

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Trainee, Policy Affairs Strategy and Evaluation Unit
    DG Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (DG ECHO), Brussels1 Aug 2008 - 30 Sep 2009

DEGREES

  • BA
    University of Calcutta
  • MA
    Jadavpur University
  • Master of Studies
    Uppsala University Sweden
  • PhD
    University College Dublin

LANGUAGES

  • Bengali
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • English
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • German
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • Hindi
    Can read, write, speak and understand
  • Japanese
    Can read, write, speak and understand