M.A., PhD
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
urmi_ray@rediffmail.com

TEACHING SINCE 2008, OCT.1STAT DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHYWOMEN’S CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, KOLKATA

Teaching & Research Interest:
INDIAN AND WESTERN PHILOSOPHY

Other Expertise:

  • EX-GUEST FACULTY AT PRESIDENCY UNIVERSITY, SINCE JAN 2014.
  • GUEST FACULTY AT UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA SINCE 2017.
  • RESEARCH/PhD IN PRACTICAL ETHICS (PHILOSOPHY).
  • AWARDED FOR THESIS ON 21.3.2014 FROM C.U (TOPIC: TERRORISM: AN EPIDEMIC OF TODAY’S WORLD-CAN THERE BE A SOLUTION?)
  • PURSUES INTEREST IN PHILOSOPHY OF MATERNITYAND IMMANUEL KANT

Publication
2012

  • PHILOSOPHICAL THOUGHTS IN R.N TAGORE—IN JOURNAL OF SOUTH CALCUTTA GIRLS’ COLLEGE, PHILOSOPHY DEPARTMENT
  • THE RAMAYANA AND ITS ETHICAL THOUGHTS, SPIRITUALITY—THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION OF TERRORISM, BOOK REVIEW ON VEDANTA IN BULLETIN OF RAMKRISHNA MISSION INSTITUTE OF CULTURE IN APRIL, SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER ISSUES RESPECTIVEY. ISSN-0971-2755
  • RELIGIOUS PLURALISM—A RESPONSE TO TERRORISM AND ROLE OF A WOMAN CALLED SITA IN RELIGIOUS TEXT—SELECTED (YET TO BE PUBLISHED) BY THE JOURNAL OF PHILOSOPHY AT C.U
  • ICPR PAPER SELECTED FOR PUBLICATION ON “SOME ETHICAL ISSUES CONCERNING THE PROBLEM OF TERRORISM” ON 11.7.2012

2013

  • THE PHILOSOPHY OF MATERNITY, BULLETIN OF RAMKRISHNA MISSION INSTITUTE OF CULTURE, 2013 AUGUST ISSUE. ISSN 0971-2755

2014

  • A BOOK CALLED TERRORISM: AN EPIDEMIC OF TODAY’S WORLD—CAN THERE BE A SOLUTION, CALCUTTA UNIVERSITY PRESS PUBLICATION.2014, AUGUST.

2016

  • CAN CARE AND COMPASSION BE THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION OF TERRORISM? AT INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EDUCATION AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY STUDIES. ISSN 2455-2526; VOL.3, ISSUE-3.
  • RELEVANCE OF VEDIC CONSCIOUSNESS IN MODERN SOCIETY AT GLOBAL JOURNAL FOR RESEARCH ANALYSIS. VOL.5, ISSUE-7.ISSN 2277-8160.
  • PSYCHOPHILOSOPHICAL INTERFACE CONCERNING THE “VOICE OF CONSCIENCE” IN THE LIGHT OF KANT AND FREUD. DECEMBER ISSUE, 2016 IN JRPBS (JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES) JULY TODECEMBER ISSUE. EISSN: 2425-0626
  • BIRTH, SUSTENANCE AND DEATH; A BRIEF INTROSPECTION ON THE JOURNEY FROM SURROGACY, AGING TO EUTHANASIA AT INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE RESEARCH IN MEDICAL SCIENCE (IJIRMS). VOL.I, ISSUE10 DECEMBER 2016.ISSN NO.2455-8737. PP 415-417.

Presentations
2012

  • SOCIETY, CULTURE AND VALUE; NATIONAL SEMINAR. J.U 21STDECEMBER.
  • THE ROLE OF WOMAN IN RELIGIOUS TEXTS. U.G.C-SAP-DRS-PHASE1 PROGRAMME. C.UON MARCH 14.3.2012.

2013

  • SOCIETY GOVERNANCE AND POLICE IN INDIA IN THE POST MILLENNIUM PERIOD. KALYANI UNIVERSITY.

2016

  • IN PURSUIT OF PEACE. 2ND ASIAN PHILOSOPHY CONGRESS. 19TH TO 21ST JAN. GITAM UNIVERSITY.
  • PRESENTED PAPER IN NATIONAL SEMINAR ON EXPLORING EURASIA: TRADITIONS AND PROSPECTS. TOPIC- WHAT INDIA CAN DO TO MAKE A MARK IN EURASIA? AT WCC, ON 11.11.16

2017

  • PRESENTED PAPER IN NATIONAL SEMINAR ON THE MORAL DILEMMA BETWEEN LIFE AND DEATH EAST AND WEST, TOPIC: MORAL DILEMMA BETWEEN LIFE AND DEATH IN RAMA, LAKSHMAN AND SITA, AT SOUTHCALCUTTA GIRLS’ COLLEGE, ON 21.11.17

2018

  • PRESENTED PAPER IN INDIAN PHILOSOPHY CONGRESS ON ASIAN PERSPECTIVE ON HOLISTIC MODES OF EXPERIENCING AND EXPRESSING HOLISTIC APPROACH AT HOLISTIC SCIENCE RESEARCH CENTER, SURAT, GUJARAT, ON 6.1.18.