Dr. Amit Kumar Upadhyay

History & Archaeology Department, Tura Campus

Designation: Assistant Professor

Correspondence Address

Assistant Professor
Department of History and Archaeology
NEHU, Tura Campus, Chandamari,West Garo Hills
Meghalaya - 794002

Education

M.A. in A.I.H.C. & Arch., B.H.U., Varanasi, 2007
B.A. in A.I.H.C. & Arch. (Hons.), B.H.U., Varanasi, 2005
Intermediate, C.B.S.E. Board, NSVM, Ballia, (U.P.), 2002 
High School, C.B.S.E. Board, NSVM, Ballia, (U.P.), 2000

Award & Fellowship

  • B.H.U. Medal for standing first in BA (BHU), 2005.
  • Govt. of India National Scholarship 2005
  • B.H.U. Gold Medalist in MA
  • Altekar Gold Medal for securing first position in MA
  • Award of U.G.C 2007 for research
  • Award of Junior Research Fellow (U.G.C.)
  • Award of Senior Research Fellow (U.G.C.)

Experience

  • Assistant Professor of History & Archaeology, NEHU since June, 2012.
  • Teacher-In- Charge, Dept. of History and Archaeology, NEHU since Sept. 2012.
  • Members of different committees in NEHU, Tura Campus.
  • Guest Lecturer in VKM (BHU, Varanasi) in session 2011-12.
  • Research Associate in NSI (BHU) from 01/01/11 to 26/06/12.
  • Teaching Experience, two sessions U.G. Teaching in Mahila Mahavidyalaya, B.H.U., 2009 & 2010.
  • Chairman, Society for Education and Social Welfare, Varanasi since 2009.

Publications

A. Books

  1. Purva Madhyakalin Aarthik Chintan, Kala Prakashan, Varanasi, 2009
    ISBN : 978-81-89921-87-3.
  2. Prachin Bharat Me Vinimay Pranali, Kala Prakashan, Varanasi, 2009
    ISBN : 978-81-89921-77-4.

 B. Monographs

  1. Monograph on Religions Motifs on Gold Coins of Northern India, NHCRI, VNS, 2008.
  2. Monograph on Religions Motifs on Silver Coins of Northern India, NHCRI, VNS, 2009.
  3. Index to the Jounal of Numismatic Society of India from 1988 to 2008., 2012.
  4. Gold Coins in the Cabinet of Numismatic Society of India jointly with Professor Paras Nath Singh, NSI, Varanasi, 2012.
  • Editor, Journal of Numismatic Society of India, Published by Numismatic Society of India. A Reffered Journal of the subject.
  • Editor, Manaviki, Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, Published by Society for Education and Social Welfare, Varanasi since 2008, ISSN : 0975-7880.
  • Member of Advisory Committee, Journal Research Today, Varanasi.
  • More than two dozen papers published in Various National & International Journals.
  • Attended about 15 (fifteen) National & International Seminar, Symposia and Workshop.
  • Invited by Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla in 2011.
  • Visted Abroad: Dhaka.