Dr. K. Debbarma has done his MA, M.Phil and Ph.D. from NEHU, Shillong. He has been teaching in the department since 1990. His areas of research interest include Human Rights, Development Administration and Migration Politics. Presently he is teaching courses on Human Rights, Development Administration and Research Methdology. Apart from teaching, Dr. Debbarma worked as hostel warden for several years. He has authored books and several articles.