Professor, Department of International Relations
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M.Phil. 1986 Jawaharlal Nehru University
M.A. 1984 Jawaharlal Nehru University
B.A. 1982 North Bengal University

Teaching Experience (3)
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Jadavpur University Professor 2001 to 
Jadavpur University Reader 1993 to 2001
Jadavpur University Lecturer 1987 to 1993
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Field of Specialization
Foreign Policy and National Security; Refugees and Forced Migration; International Organisations.
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Professor of International Relations, Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Member Secretary, Global India Foundation

Former Pro Vice Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) & Former Member, National Security Advisory Board, GoI, 2004-2006
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Books Published (3)
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Forced Migration in South Asian Region: Displacement, Human Rights and Conflict Resolution 2004
The Elsewhere People: Cross-Border Migration, Refugee Protection and State Response 2003
Terrorism and Low Intensity Conflict in South Asian Region 2003
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Expert Committee on Universities and Public Policy University Grants Commission 2005
National Security Advisory Board 2004
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Prof. Mishra organised a nationally coordinated programme on The Partition of India Revisited: Thinking Through and Beyond Violence, Trauma and Memory.
Prof. Mishra has been a consultant to many reputed international research institutes and organisations, like the Global IDP Project of the Norwegian Refugee Council, UNHCR, and Brookings Institution etc.
He has been invited by many of the top teaching and research institutes and national and international NGOs and has been invited to countries including PRC , USA (thrice) , Canada , UK (twice) , Switzerland , South Korea (twice) , Austria , Pakistan , Thailand , Bangladesh , Mauritius, Australia, Nepal, Uzbekistan, Russia, Krygyzistan, Tajikistan, Japan, Vietnam etc. for various academic assignments.
His first US visit was under the prestigious International Visitors Leadership Program of the Government of the United States of America and he was in UK on the invitation of University of Oxford.
In November 2006 he founded Global India Foundation- a think tank established with the objective of promoting national resilience and promoting international interdependence together with professionals and citizens from various parts of India.
Prof. Mishra is Member, India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi, Member, Executive Council, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata and Member, Board of Governors, MDI, Gurgaon.