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     Rhyddhi Chakraborty

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Supervisor(s)  Prof.Chhanda Chakraborti
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: Completed in 2014
AddressDepartment of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur-721302
Phone9433580210
Emailrhyddhi_414@yahoo.co.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.PhilUniversity of CalcuttaPhilosophy2006
MABanaras Hindu UniversityPhilosophy2004
BAPresidency College, University of CalcuttaPhilosophy2002

Research Areas
  • Bioethics
  • Pandemic Ethics
  • Deep Ecology
  • Applied Ethics
  • Infectious Disease Ethics
  • Environmental Ethics

Skills
  • Technical Skills Windows 7, XP, Vista, MS Office 2003, 2007, 2010, Atlas.ti
  • Research Skills Qualitative, Explorative, Constructive, Content Analysis, Policy Analysis

Awards
  • UGC-NET (LS) June 2012
  • Bhavananda Datta Memorial Essay Competition on the Environmental Awareness in Systems of Indian Philosophy in 86th Session of Indian Philosophical Congress 2011

Experience
  • Institute Research Scholar in Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kharagpur
  • M.Phil Research Scholar in Department of Philosophy, University of Calcutta

Teaching Experience
  • Philosophy(L) at Shyampur Siddheswari Mahavidyalaya, Howrah, West Bengal 2005(July) to 2007(December) (2 terms)
  • Logical Reasoning(T) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2009 (1 terms)
  • Logical Reasoning(T) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2010 (1 terms)
  • Logical Reasoning(T) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2011 (1 terms)
  • Introduction to Ethics(T) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2009 onwards (4 terms)
  • Business Ethics(T) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 2012 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Received the Congress Secretariate grant to travel and attend 10th World Congress of Bioethics in Singapore in July 2010
  • Received AICTE/MHRD Institute Fellowship from July 2008 to June 2012

Papers Published in Journals
  • Business and Ethical Leadership by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Prabuddha Bharata Vol.119, No.6 (2014)
  • Rediscovering Swami Vivekananda Through the Lens of Social Justice( Part 2) by Rhyddhi Chakraborty The Vedanta Kesari Vol.100, No.11 (Nov), 412-416 (2013)
  • Rediscovering Swami Vivekananda Through the Lens of Social Justice( Part 1) by Rhyddhi Chakraborty The Vedanta Kesari Vol.100, No.10 (Oct), 379-383 (2013)
  • Women and Rites of Marriage (Part 2) by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Prabuddha Bharata Vol.118,No.8 (Aug), 497-500 (2013)
  • Women and Rites of Marriage (Part 1) by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Prabuddha Bharata Vol.118,No.7 (July), 429-433 (2013)
  • Buddhist Approach to Deep Ecological Problems by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Prabuddha Bharata Vol.116, No.9, 581-585, 610 (2011)
  • Ethical Language Usage in Pandemic Plans,A Study of Pandemic Plans of some South Asian Countries by Chhanda Chakraborti and Rhyddhi Chakraborty In Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics Vol.21(4), 118- 129, ISSN 1173-2571 (2011)
  • Do the Developing Countries with High Disease Burdens Need to Take a More Active Role in Defining Health and Disease by Chhanda Chakraborti and Rhyddhi Chakraborty In Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics. Vol.19(4),July,121-124, ISSN 1173-257 (2009)
  • Hindu Solutions to Deep Ecological Problems by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Prabuddha Bharata Vol.114,No.6(June),374-379 (2009)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Ethics of Non-communicable Diseases A Perspective from India by Chhanda Chakraborti and Rhyddhi Chakraborty 12th World Congress of Bioethics, Mexico City 12th WCB Mexico City Abstract Booklet89 (2014)
  • Pandemic A H1N1 (2009) Preparedness Efforts, Compliance, and Some Ethical Consideration, A Retrospective Study on Hijli Rural Hospital (RH), Kharagpur I, West Bengal by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti 12th World Congress of Bioethics, Mexico City 12th WCB Mexico City Abstract Booklet133 (2014)
  • Social Determinants of Health, Indian Influenza Pandemic Plans, and Need of Ethics of Social Justice by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti REGIONAL DISPARITIES AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT Perspectives and Issues Eds. U SOMAYAJULU S. SIVARAJU T. V. SEKHER C. P. PRAKASAM  Chp7, 111-135 (2013)
  • Health A Positive Bioethical Concept Underlying Vinaya Pitaka by Rhyddhi Chakraborty The Ocean of Buddhist Wisdom Vol6, 388-399 (2012)
  • Relevance of Deep Ecology and Lotus Aphorism for the Sikkim Himalayan Ecosystem by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti International Conference on Buddhist Himalaya,Studies in Religion, History and Culture, Golden Jubilee celebration of the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Gangtok, Sikkim, India, Vol 1 (Tibet and the Himalaya), 123-133 (2011)
  • Deep Ecological Concerns and Insights from Hinduism and Buddhism by Rhyddhi Chakraborty Eleventh Annual Conference of Indian Society for Buddhist Studies,Gangtok, 2011 Communicated (2011)
  • A Comparative Bioethical Analysis of the Pandemic Plans of Some South Asian Countries by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti 10th World Congress of Bioethics Congress Presentation (2010)
  • Aristotelean Ethics and Buddhist Ethics,The Paths for Better Tomorrow by Rhyddhi Chakraborty The Ocean of Buddhist Wisdom Vol.4,48-60 (2009)
  • From Ego-Self to Eco-Self, A Study of the Lotus Aphorism(Saddharmapundarika Sutra) with reference to Deep Ecology by Rhyddhi Chakraborty The Ocean od Buddhist Wisdom Vol.4,142-147 (2009)
  • The Land Degradation And The Need For Land Ethic by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti ICPR sponsored National level seminar on The Need for Environmental Ethics at the Department of Philosophy, Andhra University on and from 16-18th November, 2008. Presented (2008)
  • Relation Between Business And Society ,A View From Indian Philosophical Perspectives by Rhyddhi Chakraborty and Chhanda Chakraborti seminar on Dynamics of Transformative Cooperation in Business and Society, A Millenium Challenge in BITS, Pilani on and from 7-8th November,2008. Presented (2008)
  • Buddhist Ethics,A Solution To The Deep Ecological Problems by Rhyddhi Chakraborty National seminar on Man and Society in Buddhism and Ambedkar, as organized by The Department of Philosophy, North Bengal University Presented (2008)

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