Surja Kanta, is currently working as a Guest Faculty of Law at the WBNUJS. Prior to joining at WBNUJS, he served as an Assistant Professor of Law at Amity University, Kolkata between 2018-19. He has also worked in Surendranath Law College as a Guest Lecturer in the year 2018and Research Assistant at WBNUJS between 2015-17.
He has practised in both criminal and civil jurisdiction in the High Court at Calcutta and other District Courts of West Bengal.
He has been invited by prestigious organisations for delivering lecturessuch asCentral Detective Training Institute (CDTI), Kolkata; Regional Institute of Correctional Administration (RICA), West Bengal; University of North Bengal; JIS University, Kolkata and Human Rights Lawyering Network, Kolkata (HRLN).
Interests: Access to Justice, Victimology, Procedural laws, Research methodology.