Faculty Profile


Name : Bhaskarjit  Neog
Designation : Assistant Professor
Centre/School/Special Centre : Centre for Philosophy
School of Social Sciences
Room No : 302
Off. Phone : 91-11-2673-8757
Residence : 91-11-2673-2494
Email : bhaskarjit@mail.jnu.ac.in   bhaskarjit@gmail.com
Personal webpage : http://www.jnu.ac.in/Faculty/bhaskarjit/cv.pdf


Ph. D (IIT Kanpur)
MA in Applied Ethics (Utrecht, the Netherlands)
MA in Applied Ethics (Linköping, Sweden)
MA in Philosophy (Gauhati) 

Areas of Interest/Specialization

Social Ontology (Philosophy of Collectivity), Ethical Theory, and Applied Ethics 


Assistant Professor in the Centre for Philosophy, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (Oct 2012- Present)
Endeavour Research Fellow (post doctoral) at the School of Philosophy, Australian National University and Centrefor Philosophy and Public Ethics, Charles Sturt University, Australia, 2016.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy, Assam University (Central), Silchar, Assam (Feb 2008- Sept 2012).
Associateship in the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, UGC Inter-University Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences, Years: 2011, 2012. 

Awards & Honours

Endeavour Research Fellowship by the Government of Australia, 2016.
Erasmus Mundus Masters’ Fellowship by European Commission
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) Institute Fellowship for Doctoral Research
Junior Research Fellowship by University Grants Commission
First position in MA by Gauhati University  

International Collaboration/Consultancy


Best Peer Reviewed Publications (upto 5)

* "The Formation of Collective Intention", Journal of Indian Council of Philosophical Research (JICPR), Vol. XXVII, No. 4, (2010): 30-59. ISSN: 0970-7794.

* "Call of the Humanities: A Tagorean Engagement", Journal of Indian Council of Philosophical Research (JICPR), Vol. XXVIII, No. 1, (2011): 189-211. ISSN: 0970-7794.

* "Morality, Rationality and Human Contingency: The Question of Moral Luck", Indian Journal of Analytic Philosophy, Vol. III, No. 2, (2010): 104-118. ISSN: 0976-2337.

* "Collective Agency", jointly with Bijoy H. Boruah, Journal of Indian Council of Philosophical Research (JICPR), Vol. XVIII, No. 3, (2011): 1-32. ISSN: 0970-7794.

* "Moral Responsibility of Collectives", Suvidya: Journal of Philosophy and Religion, Vol. 5, No. 1, (2011): 90-112. ISSN: 0974-6110.  

Recent Peer Reviewed Journals/Books (upto 3)

"Business cannot be as Usual" in Management Education in India: Trends and Pathways. Edited by Manish Thakur and R. Rajesh Babu. Springer, 2016.

"Liberal Arts Education and Tagore," in The Idea of Surplus: Tagore and Contemporary Human Sciences. Edited by Mrinal Miri. Routledge, 2015).

"Collective Agency and Social Action" jointly with Bijoy H. Boruah in Self-Knowledge and Agency. Edited by Manidipa Sen, Decent Books, New Delhi, 2012 (reprint). 

Patents (if any)