Gulab Jha

Gulab Jha

Professor

MA (BHU) PhD (BHU) DSA (Grenoble)

French language, literaure, culture, Francophone studies and comparative literature

Department of Foreign Languages
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- rajat@gauhati.ac.in

French Language and Literature, Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies, French for hotellery , tourism  and technology.

 

Dr.Gulab Jha, presently Professor and  Former Head of the Department of Foreign Languages, Gauhati University did his post graduation in French  from BHU and obtained his Doctorate degree from BHU, Varanasi

Dr. Jha has published several research papers in the field of French Studies, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies and French for hotellery and tourism industry. Since, the year 2000, he has been supervising doctoral candidates in Gauhati University and till date successfully supervised 12 (twelve) scholars for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

 Dr. jha has completed one major research project funded by the UGC New-Delhi.. He is also a regular resource person in the UGC Human Resource Development Centre, Gauhati University for its Orientation and Refresher courses.

 Dr. Jha has been playing important roles in administration and management at high level in Gauhati University in various capacities, and has actively participated in policy making as members of the Executive council, Academic Council and various statutory bodies of the University. He has successfully performed important administrative responsibility like Head of the Department of Foreign Languages,G.U for 15 (Fifteen years)..

Researcher’s Name

Title

Institution

Award  Year

Himadri Bharali

Noun Phrase in Assamese and French Language: A Comparative Study

 

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

               2017

Gnanda Nath

Present status of cultural tourism development in undivided kamrup district in Assam: Its potentiality

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

                2016

Bhaswati Chakravorty

A study on Festivals of Assam and France with particular reference to Bihu and Christmas

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

                 2016

Samar Bhattacharyya

Image of Society in Victor Hugo’s Les  Miserables and Birendra  kumar Bhattacharyya’s Mrityunjay: A comparative study

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University.

2014

Gauri Devi

A study on the philosophy of Education of J.J. Rousseau with special reference to Emile

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University.

2014

Pradeep Kumar

Love and power in the novels of Bhagawati Charan Verma and Guy de Maupassant: Chitralekha  & Une Vie

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2013

Livee Dutta

The theme of promiscuity in the depiction of women: A comparative study with reference to Emile Zola’ Nana, Elizabeth Gaskell’s Mary Burton and Ruth

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2013

Shrizana Tiwari

A comparative study of Assamese and French feminist writings in the novels of Mamoni Raisom Goswami and Simone de Beauvoir

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2011

Anoop Kumar

Social Realism in the works of Flaubert Gustave with special reference to L’education sentimentale

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2011

Harekrishna Sahoo

A study of the women characters in the novels of Thomas hardy and Emile Zola

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2008

 

Bandana Bargayari

Absolute Monarchy in Europe: As reflected in literature and culture in France and Russia

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2018

 

Gunjan Jyoti Das

Image of Napoleon Bonaparte in Literature: A cross cultural study in French, Russian assamese fiction.

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2018

Kakoli Das

Realism in Honore De Balzac’s Eugenie Grandet and Thomas Hardy’s the mayor of Casterbridge: a comparative study

Dept. of Foreign Languages,

Gauhati University

2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

HSLC -LNMU, BSEB, Patna

Intermediate- LNMU, Darbhanga, Bihar

B.A (Hons) in French from BHU, Varanasi. 62% (1984) Ist class Ist in B.A. French Exam.

M.A in French from BHU, Varanasi. 62% (1987) Ist class Ist & Gold medalist

DSA from Stendhal University, Grenoble, France (89-90)

Didactic in French language at, Sevres, Paris in 1990.

Ph.D awarded in 1993 from BHU, Varanasi

1. Member, Academic council, G.U, Guwahati.

2. Member, Faculty of Arts, BHU, Varanasi

3. Member, Board of Studies of Assam University, Silchar

3. Chairperson of Board of Studies and Departmental Research Committee, Dept of Foreign

    Languages, G.U, Guwahati.

4. Member, DRC of Department of Linguistics and English Language Teaching, G.U, Guwahati

5. Member, Selection Committee of IGNOU, New-Delhi

6. Member, Selection Committee of JNU, New-Delhi

7. Member, Selection Committee of West Bengal PSC.

8. Member, Selection Committee of Gauhati University

9. Member, Academic Council, Nagaland Open University.

10. Member, Selection Committee of Calcutta University

MAITHILI, HINDI, FRENCH, ENGLISH, ASSAMESE, BENGALI, BHOJPURI

1.A  Major Research Project sponsored by UGC New-Delhi entitled “A comparative study of Assamese and French feminist writers” completed in July 2014. Amount Rs. 9, 35.000/=

 

1.      L’Injure chez Raymond Queneau- Caraiveti, BHU, Varanasi. 2009

2.      Charles Baudelaire and Symbolism- Prjna vol XIX 2009-10, ISSN 0976-9072.

3.      La civilization Francaise et l’Injure- Issue in Teaching learning : Second and Foreign Languages with special reference to North-East India- Lakshmi Publishers and Distributors- July 2011 ISBN No.978-81-906622-5-3

4.      Emile Zola et sa langue- Issue in Teaching learning : Second and Foreign Languages With special reference to North-East India- Lakshmi Publishers and Distributors- July 2011 ISBN No.978-81-906623-5-3

5.      On learning French as Foreign Language, Prajna vol.-XXI,2011-12 ISSN 0976-9072

6.      Emile Zola’s Women characters- Golden Research thoughts. Vol.1.issue.vii/jan 2012 pp.28-32  ISSN No.2231-5063

7.      Gandhi’s Concept of Women and her Emancipation in his writings. Indian Streams Research Journal. Vol.2 issue.1/Feb; 12 p-28-34. ISSN:-2230-7850.

8.      The theme of promiscuity in Emile Zola’s Nana. Golden Research Thought. Vol-3 March, 12. Pp-1-4 ISSN No.2231-5063

                 9. Feminism in Assam Indian Streams Research Journal. Vol.3 issue.1/March, 12 p-45-51.

ISSN:-2230-7850

                10. THE MASTER AND MARGARITA: A SAGA OF FEMALE SUBVERSION 

                  Indian Streams Research Journal. Vol.2 issue.III/ April 12 p-70-73. ISSN:-2230-7850

                  11. The image of woman in Simone De Beauvoir’s novels Golden Research Thought. Vol-1

                Issue-11 p  10-13 ISSN No.2231-5063

                 12. On learning French as Foreign Language; Humanities North-East-Planet Ink, Guwahati:

               New-Delhi June 2012 ISBN No. 978-81-921469-5-9. Page No. 1-8

               13.Birendra Kumar Bhattacharyya”s Mritunjay- Some reflections on religion

                 Research journal of contemporary concerns vol-8, 2013 ISSN-0972-7922

          Guwahati. Page no.135-137

    14. Spectrum of spring festivals of Assam: Education Rays, ISSN 2348-0467 jan-feb 2014

          Page no. 22-28

    15. Gender system in French language: Education Rays, ISSN 2348-0467 April-May 2014

          Page no. 200-206

    16. Helene Cixous and Nirupama Borgohain as feminist writers: A comparative study-Studies

          in Literature and Translation:ISBN-978-93-82120-44-5- Lakshi Publishers &

         Distributors- New Delhi Page-41-52

 

    17. Subjectivity and Consciousness in Nana, Ruth and Mary Barton-Studies in Literature and

          Translation:ISBN-978-93-82120-44-5- Lakshi Publishers & Distributors- New Delhi

          Page-41-52.

 

      18. KOTH (GRASS MAT) CRAFT OF BARUAJANI VILLAGE AS POTENTIAL

            TOURISM    INGREDINT: PROJECT AND DISPLAY Indian Streams Research

            Journal. Vol.5 issue.I Feb 20l5 ISSN:-2230-7850

 

      19.  Humanistic elements in the works of Syed Abdul Malik- An analysis

                Indian Streams Research Journal. Vol.3 issue.1/March, 12 p-45-51.

ISSN:-2230-7850  : Volume : VI, Issue : II, March - 2016 Page No.-51-58

 

         20. Social vision of R. K. Narayan- Golden Research thoughts- ISSN No.2231-5063 Volume :

               V Issue : IX, March -  2016 Page No. 32-41

 

          21. Gender Fluidity in Hindu Religious Literature- A post Structuralist Approach –Reviews of 

                Literature Vol-5 issue-5 –December-2017 ISSN 2347-2723 Page No. 71

 

           22. Transcending Gender Boundaries in Georges Sand’s Indiana- Research Direction

                  Vol-5 Issue-6 –December-2017. ISSN 2321-5488 Page No. 11

 

           23. THE QUEST FOR IDENTITY IN PATRICK MODIANO’S LA PLACE DE L’ETOILE:

                  A STUDY-Review of Research Vol-7, Issue-4 January 2018 Page No.64

 

          24. THE TRADITION OF APHORISTIC WRITING AND ITSUNCONVENTIONAL

               NATURE - Research Directions issue no: 2321-5488 impact Factor: 5.1723(UIF)

                Volume - 5 | issue - 9 | March – 2018

 

         25. QUEST FOR IDENTITY BY THE WOMEN CHARACTERS IN SHASHI

                DESHPANDE’S NOVELS- Review of Research issue N0: 2249-894X impact

                factor: 5.2331(Uif) volume - 7 | issue - 6 | march - 2018

 

 

1. Awards and Scholarships: Was awarded BHU, Varanasi gold medal for standing FIRST in M.A (French) Examination. 

 2. Was awarded French Government scholarship (1989-90) for one academic year. 

 3. Was awarded BHU Research scholar scholarship for 3 years.

 

1.      Pedagogie/Methodologie en Francais Langue Etrangere from 12 May to 11

June 1992 at Pune organised by UGC and Embassy of France in India. 

2.      Methodologie et Pratique de la traduction Cursive vers l'anglais from 1st to 4th  October 1992 organised by JNU, New-Delhi. 

3.      Litterature comparee organised by Embassy of France in India at Hyderabad from 10th to 13th November 1992. 

4.      Pedagogie/Methodologie en Francais Langue Etrangere organised by the UGC and Embassy of France in India from 10th to 29th Mai 1993 at Bangalore. 

5.      Voice and Phonetics in the class of French as a foreign Language held at Sri Aurobindo Institute of Culture, Calcutta- Organized by French Embassy in India from 25th to 26 February 1994. 

6.      Pedagogie/Methodologie en francais langue etrangere held at Bangalore from 12th to 30th April 1994 organised by French Embassy in India. 

7.      Pedagogie/Methodologie du Francais langue etrangere held at Bangalore from 24th to 13th Mai 1995 orgnaised by UGC & French embassy in India. 

8.      Educational seminar held at Calcutta International School from 17th to 20th December 1995. 

9.      Intensive Training course for advanced teachers of French held at Alliance Francaise de Calcutta from 27th to 30th November 1997. 

10. Intensive Training Course for advanced teachers of   .  French held at Alliance Francaise de   

       Calcutta from 18th to 22nd of April 1998. 

11. Intensive Training Course for advanced teachers of   French held at Alliance Francaise de

      Calcutta from 2nd to 5th of November 1998. 

12. Foreign Language Teaching - Millenium    Implications held in Shillong on the 22nd &23rd  

      October, 2003.

    13.  French language Teachers’ training programme held at Alliance Francaise, Kolkatta from   

           20/02 to 22/02/2010

    14. Training programme for French language teacher held at Alliance Francaise, Kolkatta from

    26/06 to 27/06/2010 

    15. Orientation programme for French Counsellors held at IGNOU, New-Delhi from 26 August

          to 27 August 2010 .

16. Formation sur la culture et la littérature Québécoise: le Québecan classe de Français held at

      Jawaharlal Nehru University, New-Delhi from 3rd to 5th February 2011. 

      17. International Translation Workshop held in IGNOU, New-Delhi jointly organized by the

            Papers Published French Embassy in New-Delhi and IGNOU, New-Delhi from 7th to 10

            November 2011.

18. Teachers Training Programme for French language teachers held at Jawaharlal Nehru   

       University, New-Delhi from 28th Sept to 30th September2016

19. Chaired two session in the international conference on Transcending cultural boundaries

       Studies of foreign languages, Literature and culture in India 8-9 March. 2018 in the

       Department of Foreign Languages, Gauhati University.

20. Read a paper entitled “Humanistic approaches in the works of H.De. Balzac and S.A. Malik”

      in the international conference on Transcending cultural boundaries Studies of foreign 

      Languages, Literature and culture in India 8-9 March. 2018 in the Department of Foreign

      Languages, Gauhati University.