|Qualification||Ph.D., IIT Madras, M.A. The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in English from University of Calcutta|
Dr. Tanima Bagchi is a faculty in the area of Communication. Prior to joining IIM Indore, she has worked as Assistant Professor at Vellore Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh and has taught courses related to English communication.
She has a Bachelor’s degree (Honours) in English Literature from Scottish Church College which is affiliated to University of Calcutta and a Master’s degree in Linguistics from The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda. She has earned her Doctorate degree with specialization in Linguistics from the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at Indian Institute of Technology Madras. Her thesis investigated use of personal pronouns in contexts of kinship and strangeness in order to elaborate on the cultural construal of honorification in the Santal community. Her research interests include Anthropological Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, Cognitive Linguistics, and Pragmatics. She has presented papers at different national and international conferences and has a few publications added to her list.
- Bagchi, T. & Kumar, R. (2018). Image schematic analysis of Bangla postpositions. Acta Scientarium Language and Culture, 40 (2), 1-7. https://doi.org/10.4025/actascilangcult.v40i2.42308
- Bagchi, T. (2018). Politeness in Santali: Implicit Social Aspects. In O. Prakash & R. Kumar(Eds.), Linguistic Foundations of Identity (192-201). Delhi, India: Aakar Books (co-published with Routledge in November, 2020).
- Bagchi, T. & Kumar, R. (2017). Marginalisation, Exclusion and Identity of Santals. Journal of Exclusion Studies, 7 (1), 116-126. http://dx.doi.org/10.5958/2231-4555.2017.00011.0