Malaviya Centre for Peace Research

UNESCO Chair for Peace and Intercultural Understanding

Banaras Hindu University

Ajay Kumar Yadav

Ajay Kumar Yadav

Assistant Professor

Malaviya Centre for Peace Research

Banaras Hindu University

Research Interests: Peace Research, Conflict Resolution, Human Security, Development and Underdevelopment debate, Gender studies, International Organizations etc.

 

Profile:-

Ajay Kumar Yadav, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at the Malaviya Centre for Peace Research (MCPR), Banaras Hindu University. He has served as a Senior Fellow in the Research Council of Norway Project at the UNESCO Chair for Peace, MCPR, BHU. He has also served as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the European Union Project (Seventh Framework Program) at MCPR, BHU. He holds a Ph.D. (2011) and masters’ in Political Science (2003) from Banaras Hindu University. He has obtained an International Diploma in Peace Research from University of Oslo, Norway (2012) and has served as a Research Associate for the preparation of Trend Report of Indian Council of Social Science Research Survey on ‘Peace Studies’.  Ajay has been awarded International Fellowship of Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Norway (2012) and has also been awarded Senior Research Fellowship (2007) and Junior Research Fellowship (2005) of the Centre for Study of State Governments (CSSG), BHU. He also served as a course writer for MA in Gandhian Peace Studies Programme, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi. He has contributed a chapter in a book published from Cambridge University Press and also published over a dozen research paper in the peer reviewed national & international journals.

 

 

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