The University as a Site of Resistance
Identity and Student Politics
Gaurav J. Pathania
Gaurav J. Pathania, Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of Southern California, USA
Gaurav J. Pathania holds a PhD in Sociology of Education from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His research examines contemporary student protests and explores caste and regional identity issues in higher education. His articles and reviews have been published in South Asia Research, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, and Economic and Political Weekly. His recent projects include exploring distress and discrimination in Indian higher education sponsored by University College London, and caste and class culture on university campuses. Currently he is a post-doctoral researcher at the Pullias Centre for Higher Education at the University of Southern California and also a visiting scholar at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.