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Dr. Kavita Singh


Prof. (Dr.) Kavita Singh is Professor in WBNUJS, Kolkata in into research and teaching for since 2002, before joining NUJS in 2004 she has taught at the Dept. of Law, University of North Bengal (2002-2004) and S.K. Acharaya Institute of Law, Kalyani University (2004) as lecturer among other places. She has obtained her LLB, LLM degree from University of North Bengal and she qualified UGC NET in 2003. She was awarded Ph.D in2008 and her Ph. D Thesis titled “Anti – Terrorism Law and its Impact on Human Rights in India: A Critical Appraisal”. Her LLM Dissertation titled, Custodial Violence and Emerging Trend of Custody Jurisprudence in India (2002). Appointed as Adjunct Professor in Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Intellectual Property’ Indian Institute of Technology, Khraghpur (2020).
She holds various positions in NUJS including Member of the Academic Council of WBNUJS (2010-2012). She is presently member of Doctoral Committee, member of Faculty Advisory Committee, member of Quality Control Cell of WBNUJS, member of All India Law Teachers Congress, member of Post- Graduate Council, member of Staff Welfare Committee and member of the legal aid society. Executive member of Indian Society of Victimology. She is the Coordinator of School of Criminal Justice and Administration also former faculty advisor of Society for Advancement of Criminal Justice and editor-in-chief of the online NUJS Criminal Law Journal.
Successfully completed with an ‘Excellent Grade” in UGC Refresher Course on, ‘Constitutional Governance’, from the Academic Staff College, University of North Bengal form 3rd January 2011 to 25th January 2011. She also completed successfully ICRC Regional faculty Development Program in 2010.
Prof. Singh is visiting faculty of various institutions including Central Detective Training School, Kolkata, Central Bureau of Investigation Training Center,Kolkata, West Bengal Judicial Academy, Kolkata, Swami Vivekananda State Police Academy, Barrackpore West Bengal, and UCO Bank Staff Training College, Salt lake, Kolkata.