Prof. Anupama Sharma

Assistant Professor and Assistant Dean

B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) (WBNUJS, Kolkata);
LL.M. (University of Cambridge)

Prof. Anupama Sharma is an Assistant Professor & Assistant Dean and Fellow Centre for Penology, Criminal Justice and Police Studies,JGLS. She has completed B.A. LL.B. (hons.) from the National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata in 2014 and LL.M. from the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom in June 2015. Her research interests include Criminal Justice, Family Law and Human Rights. She has been a part of various research projects run by institutions and organizations, such as, Cambridge Pro Bono Project, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, International Justice Mission, inter alia. She has been a teaching assistant for Increasing Diversity Increasing Access (IDIA) and a research assistant for the faculty in International law and Arbitration. She has presented a paper on ‘Prisoner’s Rights’ in a National Conference on Free Legal Aid and Clinical Legal Education. She has done various internships which cut across law firms, judicial clerkship and human rights organizations. She has been a Legislative Review Team member for the Journal of Indian Law and Society for reviewing the HIV/AIDS Bill 2007 and has also been a member of society for Advancement of Criminal Justice.

Criminal Law
Family law and Human Rights