Vijitha Rajan

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Sociology of Childhood(s) and Education
  • Childhood(s) in Global South
  • Educational Inequalities
  • Education and Social Justice
  • Migration and Education

Biography

Prior to joining the university in 2020, Vijitha was a Senior Research Fellow at University of Delhi (20152020). In 2018 – 19, she was a Commonwealth scholar at School of Politics and International Studies, University of Leeds, United Kingdom. Her doctoral research is on understanding educational exclusion of migrant children and foregrounds the discord between mobile childhoods and immobile schools in the Indian context.

Courses

  • Sociology of Education

    Core

    How are the issues that surround education and its practices related to social processes?

Publications and Writings

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