Dr. Nagam Kumara Swamy

M.A. Ph.D.

Vice – Principal & Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science

Dr. Nagam. Kumara Swamy has obtained his M.A from Hyderabad Central University, and Ph.D. in Political Science from Osmania University, Hyderabad. Presently, he is Assistant Professor and HOD in the Department of Political Science, University PG College, Palamuru University. Currently, He also holds the position of Vice-Principal of University PG College, Palamuru Unversity

The major areas of his research are Democracy-representation and Caste and Politics of Social exclusion. Also he has extensively published on areas such as Social Movements, Regionalism and Caste, Dalit Politics etc. in national and State journals. Presently, he is engaged in the work on Documenting Dalit Movement in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Dalit’s Intervention with Radical left and Dalits and Autonomy etc. He has also organized several National and State seminars on issues such as- CBCS Impact on Social Sciences, Revisiting Cultural patterns and Political Hegemony and Social Exclusion; Development of Assertive Politics. etc.

He has been a regular invitee to make presentations on Dalits and public sphere and dynamics of caste politics in India. He participated in an international conference of Bergen Summer School on Normative Ideas and Globalization at University of Bergen, Norway.