Budhaditya Das completed his PhD in Human Ecology in April 2017 from the School of Human Ecology at Ambedkar University Delhi, Delhi. His doctoral thesis was a historical and ethnographic study of the transformations in state and Adivasi relations over one hundred years in the forest villages of Satpuda hills in Madhya Pradesh, India. The title of his thesis was “State, Adivasis and Upland Livelihoods: A Study of Forest Villages in Central India”.
Dr. Das’s formative training has been in critical social work practice. He completed his MPhil in Social Work (2011) and MA in Social Work (2008) from the Department of Social Work, University of Delhi.
Budhaditya Das has earlier taught at the Department of Social Work, University of Delhi and the Department of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia.