Sarojini Naidu College for Women

Affiliated to West Bengal State University

Govt Sponsored, Estd. 1956, UGC

NAAC Re-accredited with Grade "A" (3rd Cycle)

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Dr. Madhuban Maji

Dr. Madhuban Maji

Madhuban Maji

Dr. Madhuban Maji


Assistant Professor
Department of Anthropology





Dr. Madhuban Maji is an Assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology, Sarojini Naidu college for women, Kolkata since 6th August 2019.She completed B.Sc. in Anthropology from Narasinha Dutt college, Howrah and M.Sc. in Anthropology with specialization Prehistoric archaeology and palaeoanthropology from the University of Calcutta. Dr. Maji got her PhD from the University of Calcutta. The topic of her doctoral thesis is ‘A study among the conch shell workers of West Bengal ‘. Before joining here, she worked as a Government Approved Part time teacher in the Department of Anthropology, Haldia Government College, Purba Medinipur (2005-2019).


Research areas of Dr. Madhuban Maji are as follows:

  • Ethno archaeology
Currently, Dr. Madhuban Maji is teaching the following courses:

    Selected topics from

  1. Introduction to Biological Anthropology (ANTACOR01T &P)
  2. Tribes and peasants in India (ANTACOR05T &P)
  3. Human Ecology:Biological and cultural Dimensions (ANTACOR06T &P)
  4. Biological Diversity in Human Populations (ANTACOR07T)
  5. Human Population genetics (ANTACOR11T)
  6. Anthropology in practice (ANTACOR12T&P)
  7. Indian archaeology (ANTADSE01T&P)
  8. Anthropology of Health (ANTADSE02T)
  9. Tribal culture and tribal development in India (ANTADSE03T)
  10. Public health and epidemiology (ANTSSEC01M)
  11. Introduction to Anthropology (ANTGCOR/ANTHGEC 01T&P)
  12. Applications of Anthropology (ANTGCOR/ANTHGEC03T&P)
Journal Articles


Book Chapters

  1. Internal Complaints Committee (Sexual harrasment)
  2. NIRF
  3. Student welfare: Scholarship and student concession committee)
  4. Student welfare: Awards committee
  5. Exam committee