Specialisation: Fine Arts (Art, Iconography, Architecture & Painting)
University of Calcutta : Ph. D. (Arts) in Ancient Indian History and Culture 1996
29 years of continuous research experience including extensive Fieldwork in art, architecture, iconography of eastern India especially in Bengal, some parts of Bihar, Orissa, and Karnataka 18.
Junior Research Fellow, Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi from February 1, 1992 to January 31, 1995 (i.e. 3 years)
Articles published in Books & Journals:
- 2018: Introduction [with a co- author], pp. xi-xii Saiva Iconography: A Facet of Indian Art and Culture, Ed. by Sudipa Ray Bandyopadhyay & Swati Mondal Adhikari, Sagnik Books, Kolkata
- 2017: Introduction, pp. x-xiv Nataraja Images of Bengal, Ed. by Sudipa Ray Bandyopadhyay, University of Calcutta, Kolkata
- Contributed a Chapter on Dancing Deities on Stone Medallions: Controversy over Identity, pp.48-52. Nataraja Images of Bengal, Ed. by Sudipa Ray Bandyopadhyay, University of Calcutta, Kolkata.
- Architectural Motifs in Pala Manuscript Paintings of Early Medieval Bengal, pp.78-93. Manuscript and Indian Culture, Ed. by Projit Kumar Palit & Susmita Palit Saha, Kaveri Books, New Delhi