Board of Governors


The Board of Governors, consisting of representatives of the Central and State Governments, the Indian Council of Social Science Research, the UGC, the Universities of West Bengal and the Centre’s faculty controls the academic and administrative matters at the Centre.

Shri Jawhar Sircar, IAS (Retd.) Chairman
Professor Rosinka Chaudhuri Vice-Chairperson and Director
Professor V. K. Malhotra Member Secretary Indian Council of Social Science Research
Professor Swapan Kumar Chakravorty West Bengal Government Representative
Professor Subha Sankar Sarkar West Bengal Government Representative
Professor Priyankar Upadhyaya UGC Representative
Professor Sonali Chakravarti Banerjee Vice Chancellor, University of Calcutta
Professor Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury Vice Chancellor, Rabindra Bharati University
Professor Sugata Marjit Professor of Economics, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta
Professor Manabi Majumdar Professor of Political Science, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta
Professor Saibal Kar Professor of Economics, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta
Dr Debarshi Sen Registrar, Secretary to Board of Governors