M.A. (TISS, Mumbai);
M.Phil., D.Phil. (University of Oxford)
Prof. (Dr.) Swagato Sarkar is an interdisciplinarian, who draws from political theory, sociology and political economy. He is interested in understanding the state-society relationship in India, politics of land and rural transformation, and theory of power and governance.
Swagato obtained his PhD and MPhil from the University of Oxford, UK, and MA from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
Swagato is the founding faculty member and former Associate Dean of Jindal School of Government and Public Policy.