Ambedkar University Delhi
Ambedkar University Delhi is a public University with a campus-based, unitary structure with research, postgraduate and undergraduate programmes in the social sciences and the humanities. The Bharat Ratna Dr B.R. Ambedkar Vishwavidyalaya (Ambedkar University Delhi or AUD) was established by the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi through an Act of Legislature in 2007 and was notified in July 2008. Mandated to focus on research and teaching in the social sciences and humanities and guided by Dr Ambedkar's vision of bridging equality and social justice with excellence, AUD considers it to be its mission to create sustainable and effective linkages between access to and success in higher education. AUD is committed to creating an institutional culture characterized by humanism, non-hierarchical and collegial functioning, teamwork and creativity.
Denys Leighton is Faculty Coordinator, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi. His research and teaching interests center on: (1) history of political thought and political culture, with focus on the period since 1750; (2) history of philosophy, including Indian philosophy; and (3) world history of the modern and early modern eras.
Asmita Kabra is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi and member, Joint Working Group in Human Ecology. She is a development economist who joined the inter-disciplinary School of Human Ecology at AUD in 2010 after 14 years of undergraduate teaching in Economics
Suresh Babu is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi and Member of the Joint Working Group in Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Technologies. He is an Ecologist engaged in teaching and research at the School of Human Ecology at Ambedkar University.
Rohit Negi is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi and member of the Joint Working Group in Human Ecology. He is Assistant Professor in the School of Human Ecology (SHE) at AUD. After completing an undergraduate degree from the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi,
Vikram Singh Thakur is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi and Member of the Joint Working Group in Cultural Studies. He has a PhD degree from Centre of Comparative Literature, University of Hyderabad. His research interests include postcolonial studies,
Tanuj Nagpal is Project Coordinator, Project E-QUAL, Ambedkar University Delhi. He obtained his Master’s degree in Environment and Development from the School of Human Ecology, Ambedkar University Delhi, after completing his undergraduate degree from SGTB Khalsa College,