School of Social Science and Humanities
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Dr. Subhash Kumar Baitha

Assistant Professor
Department of International Relations                                               
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Central University of Jharkhand
Village- Cheri-Manatu
P.O.- Kamre, P.S.- Kanke
Ranchi- 835222
Jharkhand, India


E-mail : subhjnu@gmail.com 

Website- http://cuj.cuj.ac.in/subashir.php
Academic Qualification  
  1. Ph.D. Awarded on the topic “Foreign Policy of Mongolia and its approach Towards Multilateral Engagement, 1991-2013”, at Center for Inner Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  2. M.Phil. Awarded on the topic “Mongolia's Foreign Policy During Reform Period, 1986-1996” at Center for Inner Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  3. M.A. in Politics (Specialisation in International Relations) from School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Academic Awards/Fellowship  
  1. Nominated for the “Rashtriya Gaurav Award” of 2018 for contributing to my area study by IIFS New Delhi.
  2. NET-UGC Qualified in International and Area Studies.
  3. NET-UGC Qualified in Human Rights and Duties, June 2009.
  4. NET-UGC Qualified in Political Science in December 2010.
  5. Rajeev Gandhi National Fellowship from University Grant Commission (UGC) New Delhi.
  6. Doctoral Fellowship from Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi.
  7. Awarded First Prize in the debate on the topic of “Gandhi Vs Ambedkar” Conducted by Faculty of Social Science, BHU.
  8. Awarded First Prize in the debate on the topic of “Gandhi: The only Solution” Conducted by School of languages, JNU.
  9. Awarded Best Research Paper on the topic “The Challenges of Human Security in Mongolia” at the Three-day IIHSG International Conference 2022 on Human Security & Governance during February 23-25, 2022
Abroad Visit  
  1. Visited Mongolia on 30th August 2015 to 13th September 2015 for data collection regarding Ph.D. work, funded By Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Government of India.
  2. Visited Hong Kong on 14th August 2015 to 20th August 2015 for data collection regarding Ph.D. work, funded By Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Government of India.
Area of Specialization  
  1. Foreign Policy of Mongolia
  2. Central Asian Studies
  3. India’s Foreign Policy
  4. Inner Asian Studies
Publications  

Book Published Sole Author:

  1. Mongolia’s Approach Towards Inner Asian security” published by GenNext Publication a group of publication Gyan Book Pvt Ltd: New Delhi, ISSN No. 978-93-5128-8022-236-3.

Chapter In Book:

  1. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2016), “Prospective on Mongolia’s foreign policy”, in the Mongolia Today: Internal Changes and External Linkages edited by Dr. Sharad K. Soni, Pentagon Press: New Delhi. Pp 132-145. ISBN NO-978-81-8274-858-3, Year-2016
  2. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2019), “Assessment of India’s Foreign Policy in the Modi Regime”, in the International Relations & Diplomacy Theory and Practices, edited by Dr. Aparna and Dr. Ranvijay, Manak Publications Pvt Ltd. New Delhi. pp 85-102. ISBN NO-978-81-943035-4-1, Year -2019.
  3. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2020), “Role of Soft Power in India’s Foreign policy as a Regional security” in the Soft Power and Public diplomacy in India and China, edited by Bibhuti Bhusan Biswas, Indu book Services Pvt. Ltd: New Delhi, pp 179-188, ISBN NO-978-93-86754-61-5, Year-2020.
  4. Baitha, Subhash.K. & Chatterjee, S. (2021). “Political Empowerment of Women & Indian Politics: Key Concerns & Future Ahead” In Women Empowerment in India, edited by C. B. Bhange, Mamta Jangir, N. A. Ansari, & M. Baig, Bharti Publications: New Delhi, pp. 51-57, ISBN: 978-93-90818-30-3.

Book review:

  • Caste: Oxford India short introductions”, (New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 2012), by Surinder S. Jodhka, Asian Ethnicity, Routledge, vol. 16, Issue No.1, 2015.
Articles/Research Papers in Peer Reviewed/ UGC Care/ Scopus Indexed Journals  
  1. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2013), “Emergence of 'Multi-Pillar' Foreign Policy and its Implications in Mongolia” in Knowledge News: An International Journal of Ideas, January 2013, Vol. 3, No.1, pp 240-246, ISSN No: 2231-0150.
  2. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2013), “Changing Dynamics of Mongolia's Foreign Policy” in Knowledge News: An International Journal of Ideas, January 2013, Vol. 3, No.1, pp 247-255, ISSN No: 2231-0150.
  3. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2013), “The Economic situation of Central Asia and its relation with India in the 19th century” in Knowledge News: An International Journal of Ideas, July 2013, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp 228-236, ISSN No: 2231-0150.
  4. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2015), “India-Kyrgyzstan Relations: Future Prospects and Challenges” in International Journal of Applied Social Science, September & October 2015, Vol. 2, No. 9&10, pp 313-320, ISSN: 2394-1405.
  5. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2015), India Mongolia Relation’s and the Strategic Environment in North- East Asia” in The International Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities, August 2015, Vol.4, No. 8, pp 61-80, ISSN: 2320-4702.
  6. Baitha, Subhash. K. and Chatterjee, S. (2021, July), “Unlocking India’s potentials in Far East Asian Region: Rethinking Indo-Mongolia ties in the present context” in Khazanah Sosial, Indonesia, Vol. 3, No.3, pp 138-146, ISSN:  2715-8071.  https://doi.org/10.15575/ks.v3i3.12099 (International Peer Reviewed- Indonesia)
  7. Baitha, Subhash. K. (2021), “Mongolia and Shanghai Cooperation Organization: Growing Opportunities and Future Challenges” in International Journal for Social Development, Vol. 9, No.1, pp 60-72, ISSN: 2320-9283.
  8. Baitha, Subhash. K. and Chatterjee, S. (2021), Mongolia’s assertive and pragmatic role in India’s Connect Central Asia Policy: Current trajectory and Future Ahead” in Journal of Political Issues published by the University of Bangka Belitung, Vol 3, no 1, pp 28-35, E- ISSN: 2685-7766.  https://doi.org/10.33019/jpi.v3i1.61 (International Peer Reviewed- Indonesia)
  9. Baitha, Subhash. K. and Chatterjee, S. (2021), “INSTC and India's Connect Central Asia Foreign Policy: Geopolitics and Geoeconomics of Major Stakeholders” in World Focus, Vol 42, No. 502, pp. 69-74, ISSN: 2230-8458.
  10.   Baitha, Subhash. K. and Kumar, G. (2021), “India's Policy and Strategic Engagements in Central Asia in the 21st Century” in Turkish online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry, Vol 12, pp. 8140-8155, ISSN: 1309-6591. (Scopus Indexed)
  11.  Baitha, Subhash. K. and Chatterjee, S. (2021), “Energy Security in Mongolia: Current Trajectory and Future Prospects” in Indonesian Journal of Social Studies, Vol 4, No. 2, pp. 120-128, E- ISSN: 2615-5966.(International Peer Reviewed- Indonesia)
  12.  Baitha, Subhash. K. and Kumar, G. (2021), “South Korea & Central Asian Region” in Third Concept, Vol 36, pp. 40-49, ISSN: 0970-7247. (UGC Care Listed)
  13.  Baitha, Subhash. K. and Chatterjee, S. (2022), “India’s Growing Security Architecture in Indo Pacific: A Case Study of Indo-Mauritius Convergence” in Indonesian Journal of International Relations,Vol 6, No. 1, pp. 21-41, ISSN: 2548-4109. https://doi.org/10.32787/ijir.v6i1 (International Peer Reviewed- Indonesia)
  14.  Baitha, Subhash. K. and Tyagi, R. (2022), “India-China Conflict- Consequences in South Asian Politics” in Indian Journal of Society & Politics,Vol 9, pp. 49-52, ISSN: 2348-0084.
  15.  Baitha, Subhash. K., Tyagi, R. and Chatterjee, S. (2022), “Impacts of Covid-19 on Migrants and Refugees” in Journal of Political Issues published by the University of Bangka Belitung, Vol 4, pp 42-49, E- ISSN: 2685-7766.  https://doi.org/10.33019/jpi.v4i1.76 (International Peer Reviewed- Indonesia)
  16.  Baitha, Subhash. K. and Tyagi, R. (2022), “Changing dimensions of Geopolitics in Central Asia: Opportunities and Problems for Major Powers” in World Focus, Vol. 43, Issue No. 521, pp. , ISSN: 2230-845
Paper Presentation  
  1. Presented paper entitled “Future prospect for India-South Korea Cooperation” in International Seminar on the topic India-Korea Relations Towards Progress organized by RASK at Delhi University in February 2011.
  2. Presented paper entitled “India –South Korea relations in 21st century: problem and prospects” in International Seminar on the topic India-South Korea Relations Continuity and Change 1990-2010 organized by RASK at Delhi University in March 2012.
  3. Presented paper entitled “Dynamics of changes in Mongolia’s foreign policy” at the student faculty seminar on the Topic Mongolia Today organized by Central Asian studies programme/CSCSEASWPS/ SIS, Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi on 26th March 2012.
  4. Presented paper entitled “Democracy in India: Challenges and prospects”in a National Seminar on Indian Democracy at 70: Challenges Ahead during 6th -7th April,2018 at Jawahar Lal Nehru College, Chakradharpur, Jharkhand.
  5. Presented a paper entitled “Assessment of India’s Foreign Policy in the Modi Regime”, in an International Seminar on International Relations in India Evidence from History: Scholastics Writing and Diplomatic Practices during 25th -27th April 2018 at Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
  6. Presented a paper entitled “Role of soft Power in Indian Foreign Policy as a Regional Security”, in an International Conference on Soft Power and Public Diplomacy in India and China, during 21st-22nd, February 2019, at Central University of Jharkhand, Brambe, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
  7. Presented a paper entitled “Mongolia and Shanghai Cooperation Organization: Growing Opportunities and Future Challenges” in an International Conference on Education and Development during 25th September to 27th September 2021 at Institute for Social Development and Research. Gari Hotwar, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
  8. Presented a paper entitled “Political Participations of Tribes: A case study of Jharkhand” in National Webinar on The Emerging Tribal Scenario: Development and Sustainability in India during 3-4 September 2021 at Department of Sociology, Iswar Sharan Degree College Prayagraj, Utter Pradesh.
  9. Presented a paper entitled “India’s Growing Security Architecture in Indo Pacific: A Case Study of Indo- Mauritius Convergence” in Nepal Institute for International Cooperation and Engagement (NIICE) Studies Convention 2021 on 27-29 August 2021 Organised by NIICE Nepal.
  10.  Presented a paper entitled “Challenges of Human Security in Mongolia” at the Three-day IIHSG International Conference 2022 on Human Security & Governance during February 23-25, 2022.
  11.  Presented a paper titled " Changing Geo-Politics in the Central Asian Security Architecture: The Role of India and South Korea in an International Seminar on Multifaceted India-South Korea Relations: Exploring New Vistas for Deeper Collaboration during 12-13 November 2021.
  12. Presented a paper on “The Role of the Andaman in India's Freedom Movement: A Hegemonic Nationalistic Movement” in an ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on India's Freedom Movement and Untold Stories of Andaman and Nicobar Islandsduring 28-29 April 2022, Organised by Department of International Relations, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India
Participation in Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops  
  1. A seminar on the Topic ‘India Kazakhstan Relations: Opportunities and Prospects’ organized by CSCSEASWPS (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University on 30th August 2010.
  2. A seminar on the Topic ‘India and Mongolia in the Changing World’ organized by CSCSEASWPS (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University on 20th September 2010.
  3. Two days’ workshop on “GIS and its implications in Area studies” in SIS, JNU on 4th-5th March 2011.
  4. Pandit Hridaynath Kunzru Memorial Lectures on the theme ‘Regionalism and Multilateralism’ Organaised by the School of International Studies from 12-24 March 2012.
  5. ‘Mongolia Today (Student-Faculty Seminar) held on 26th March 2012 at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  6. A seminar on ‘Remembering the Bamiyan Buddhas’organized by Himalayan Research and Cultural Foundation, held at India International Centre on 7th May 2012.
  7. Ninth Nehru Memorial Lecture on ‘Dynamics of National Development’ by Bharat Ratna Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam (Former President of India) organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University on 14 November 2012.
  8. A Seminar on ‘Social Implications of Advaita Vedanta Metaphysical Conception of Reality as One’ organized by Central Asian Studies Programme/CSCSEASWPS (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University on 27 November 2012.
  9. A Student- Faculty Seminar on ‘Partnering Afghanistan in the Emerging Asian Order’ organized by Central Asian Studies Programme/CSCSEASWPS (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University on 26 February 2013.
  10. A Lecture Series on ‘Tibet: The Way Ahead’ organized by CSCSEASWPS (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi, during 14- 16 March 2013.
  11. A Seminar on ‘Central Asian Studies in India’ organized by Central Asian Studies Programme (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University from 28-29 March 2013.
  12. Pandit Hridaynath Kunzru Memorial Lectures on the theme ‘Social Movements in a Globalising World’ Organized by the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi, from 1st- 12th April 2013.
  13. Participated in International Women’s Day 2019, Women Conclave 2019 “Balance for Better”, on 8th March 2019. Organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  14. Participated in International webinar on India in the Indo- Pacific: Interests, Challenges and Prospects on 14th and 15th October 2020, Organised by Department of Politics and International Relations Central University of Jharkhand Ranchi Jharkhand.
Seminar/ Conference/ Workshop Organised   Acted as Convenor in Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi sponsored One-Day National Seminar on “Partition Horrors Remembrance Day”, organized by the Department of International Relations and Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India, on 5th August 2022

Refreshers/ Orientation/ Faculty Development Program Attended:

 
  1. Attended UGC Sponsored Four Weeklong Orientation Course at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi from 05th March 2019 to 29th March 2019.
  2. Participated in an Interdisciplinary Refresher Course on Curriculum and Pedagogy organised by Teaching Learning Centre, Tezpur University, Assam from 7th June 2021 to 21st June 2021.
  3. Participated in a Faculty Development Program organised by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Central University of Jharkhand from January 30, 2022, to February 13, 2022.

Administrative Posts held in University

 
  1. NSS Coordinator, Central University of Jharkhand from 06th January 2021.
  2. Hostel Warden (Block D), Central University of Jharkhand from 06th November 2020.
  3. Member of constitute committee of Cretch in Central University of Jharkhand from 28th January 2021.
  4. Member for planning and execution of yearlong campaign on covid-19 vaccine roll out, as per directive of Gov. of India/Ministry of education from 06th April 2021.
  5. Member of recruitment Cell at Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India from 13th February 2018.
  6. Member of “Board of Studies (BOS)” Centre for International Relations, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India.
  7. Acting Head/Coordinator of Department of International Relations, Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India.
  8. Member of various Research Advisory Committee (RAC) at Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India.
  9. Member of Student Support Cell at Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India

Research Supervision

 

Dr. Subhash K. Baitha has been supervising the following Ph.D. theses in Politics and International Relations (IS) at the Department of International Relations at Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India.

  1. G. Kumar, “India's Foreign Policy in Central Asia: A Case Study of Uzbekistan from 2001 to 2019”.
  2. A. Raj, “India-Afghanistan Relations in the context of South Asian Security, 2014-2019”, Since 2018.
  3. S. Chatterjee, “Mongolia's Post-Soviet Identity: Geopolitics of Indo- Mongolian Cooperation for Energy Security”, Since 2019.
  4. R. Tyagi, “Women Participation in Democratic Process of Mongolia: A Critical Analysis”, Since 2021.

Master’s Theses Supervised

 

More than 15 master's dissertations have already been complemented under the supervision of Dr. Subhash K. Baitha.

Technical Qualification  

Diploma in Advance Computer Software from LBS Training Institute, New Delhi.

Extracurricular Activities  
  1. Enrolled as a fellow of the Academic for a Discussion Group in the year 2003-04 at BHU.
  2. Participated in the National Integration Camp as a Group Leader organized by NSS sponsored by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, GOI in the year 2004.
  3. Worked as a Volunteer for the NSS from 2003-2005 at BHU, India.
  4. Serve as a Hostel President in Tapti Hostel JNU, New Delhi.