CIPOS PhD Degrees

 

PhD Degrees Awarded from 2005 till March 2014 (For a complete list  click here)

 

International Politics

 

Scholar

Title of the Dissertation

Supervisor

Year of Award

Gaurav Sharma

The Making of Three Indian Nuclear Disarmament Plans

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

 

2014

Vinita Priyedarshi

 

Assessing the Theory of Fourth Generation Warfare: Case Studies of Counterinsurgency in Northern Ireland, Andhra Pradesh and Punjab

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

 

2013

Atul Mishra Hari

 

Impact of Partition on Sovereignty in India and Pakistan: A Theoretical Study

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu

2013

Shiv Poojan Pd. Pathak

 

Comparative Temporal Study of India’s Quest for Great Power Status: Analyzing the Neo-Realist and Social Constructivist Debate

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu &

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2013

Vinayaraj V.K.

 

Self-Defence Strategies of Weak States, vis-à-vis Strong Neighbours: Case Studies of Bangladesh, Jordan and Finland

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2012

Ali Ahmed

 

India’s Limited War Doctrine: Structural, Political and Organizational Factors

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2012

Meha Dixit

 

Human Security and Post-Conflict Reintegration of Child Soldiers: Disarmament Demobilization Reintegration (DDR) Programmes in Mozambique and Sierra Leone

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu

2012

Sucharita Sengupta

 

The Impact of Domestic Factors on Climate Change Policy: A Comparative Analysis of India and China

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu

2011

Neha Wadhawan

 

Globalization, Gender and Migration: The Political Economy of Domestic Work

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu

2011

Happymon Jacob

 

Besieged Sates, Security Deficits and Defence Industry: A Comparative Study of South Africa and Israel

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2010

Devika Sharma

 

Deviations From Westphalian Territoriality: A Conceptual and Historical Study

Prof. Varun Sahni

2009

Yasuyuki Ishida

 

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), 1958-2000: Issues, Interests and Ideas

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2009

Sangit Sarita Dwivedi

 

Pakistani and North Korean Alignments with China (1980-2000): Testing Balance of Threat Theory in Asia

Dr. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2008

Ran Vijay

 

State Policy, Resource Scarcity and Violent Conflict: A Comparative Study of Chittagong Hill Tracts and the Gaza Strip

Prof. Varun Sahni

2008

James R. Ruolngul

 

Politics of Regional Integration in the Third World: A Comparative Study of ASEAN, MERCOSUR and SADC

Prof. Varun Sahni

2008

Jayshree Vivekanandan

 

India’s Strategic Practice: A Case Study of Mughal Grand Strategy, 1556-1605

Prof. Rajesh Rajagopalan

2008

Shailesh Kumar Chaurasia

 

Policy Positions within the Global South on the Issue of Green House Gas Emissions

 

 

Dr. Siddharth Mallavarapu

2008

Ajay Jawatkar

 

Transnational Advocacy Networks on Labour Rights: A Study of External Influence on Some Aspects of Indian Labour Policy

Prof. Varun Sahni

2007

J. Madhan Mohan

 

The International Politics of Humanitarian Intervention: A Comparative Study of Rwanda, East Timor and Kosovo

Prof. Varun Sahni

2007

Vivek Mohan Dubey

 

Impact of Global Culture on Weak States

Prof. Varun Sahni

2007

Narendra Kumar Tripathi

 

The Global Consumerist Society: Genesis, Limitations and Impact on World Politics

Prof. Varun Sahni

2006

Chabnur Dastagira Basha

 

Domestic Political Factors in The Foreign Policy of Coalition Governments in India in the 1990s

Prof. Varun Sahni

2005

Joshy M. Paul

 

Foreign Direct Investment in Japan’s Foreign Policy: A Comparative Study of India and Indonesia

Prof. Varun Sahni

2005

International Organization

 

Scholar

Title of the Dissertation

Supervisor

Year of Award

 

Aparajita Mazumdar

The UN System and Global Food Security: A Study of the Right to Food, Policy Advice and Food Aid

Dr. Archna Negi

2013

 

Nimisha Pandey

 

Civil Society and Inter- Governmental Organizations: Role of Non- Governmental Organization in the World Trade Organization

Dr. Archna Negi

 

 

 

2013

 

Manisha Sinha

 

The World Trade Organization and Exceptions to the Principle of Non-Discrimination: A Study of Institutional Responses

Dr. Archna Negi

2012

 

Geetanjali Chopra

 

International Non-Governmental Organizations in Post-Conflict Peace Building: A Select Study

Prof. C.S.R. Murthy

2011

 

Mallika Joseph

 

International Cooperation on Prevention of Crime: A Study of Interpol

Prof. Amitabh Mattoo

Prof. C.S.R.Murthy

2008

 

Tuingayung Muivah

 

Gender in International Civil Service: A Study of Staffing Problem in the United Nations and World Bank

Prof. C. S. R. Murthy

2007

 

Chandra Jeet

 

Establishment of the International Criminal Court: Issues of Convergence and Divergence

Prof. C. S. R. Murthy

2006

 

Namrata Goswami

 

Just War Theory and Humanitarian Intervention: A Comparative Study of East Pakistan and Kosovo

Prof. C. S. R. Murthy

2006

 

Diplomacy and Disarmament

 

Scholar

Title of the Dissertation

Supervisor

Year of Award

 

Ramanuj Kaushik

 

Disaster, State Sovereignty and Diplomacy: Responses of India and Indonesia to the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami

 

Prof. Swaran Singh

2013

 

Surae Soren

 

India’s Energy Diplomacy: A Study of the Impact of Oil Procurement since 1991

 

Prof. Swaran Singh

2013

 

Arun Vishwanathan

 

Ambiguity in India’s Nuclear Decision Making, 1962-1998

Prof. Swaran Singh

2012

 

Gyana Ranjan Panda

 

Citizen Diplomacy in the US Foreign Policy: Jimmy Carter’s Role in Haitian and North Korean Crises

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant/Co-Supervisor-Prof. Chintamani Mahapatra

2012

 

Priya Naik

 

A Constructivist Analysis of India’s Climate Change Diplomacy: A Study of Norms

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2012

 

Anshu Joshi

 

Defence against Biological Weapon Use by Non-State Actors: A Comparative Study of Norms, Technologies and Civil Defence Systems

Prof. Swaran Singh

2011

 

Sanatan Kulshrestha

 

Negotiating Acquisition of Nanotechnology: A Study of the Indian Experience

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2011

 

Pradip Saikia

 

The Northeastern Region and India’s Diplomacy: A Study of Strategic, Commercial and Cultural Factors

Prof. Swaran Singh

2010

 

Medha Bisht

 

Multi-Stakeholder Negotiations on Security and Development: A Comparative Study of World Commission on Dams and Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Treaty

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2010

 

Saumitra Mohan

 

Regimes in International Relations: A Study of the Refugee Problem in South Asia

Prof. Amitabh Mattoo

2010

 

Avilash Roul

 

Negotiating Water Security: International and Regional Dimensions with Special Reference to South Asia

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2010

 

Sujit Dutta

 

China’s Post Mao-Diplomacy-Style and Substance in Border Negotiation with India

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2009

 

Satyabrat Sinha

 

Interpreting the Regional Security Complex Theory in the Context of South Asia’s Nuclearization

Prof. Swaran Singh

2009

 

Monalisa Joshi

 

Biological Weapons as Weapons of Mass Destruction: a Study of Technical and Political Dimensions

Dr. Swaran Singh

2008

 

Chander Bhan Yadav

 

US Strategy in Climate Change Negotiations since Kyoto Protocol

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2008

 

S. S. Tabraz

 

US Mediation and the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Negotiations Since 1992

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2007

 

Anita Bhatt

 

Hazardous Wastes Diplomacy of Brazil, India and South Africa

Prof. Pushpesh K. Pant

2007

 

Vyjayanti Raghavan

 

The Politics of Nuclear Bargaining: A Study of US-North Korean Negotiations, 1993-2001

Dr. Swaran Singh

2007

 

Reshmi Kazi

 

Evolution of India’s Nuclear Doctrine: A Study of Political, Economic and Technological Dimensions

Dr. Swaran Singh

2007

 

Ajay Lele

 

State Responses to Asymmetric Warfare: a Comparative Study of India, Israel and Sri Lanka

Dr. Swaran Singh

2007

 

Daniel Joseph Kuba

 

The Political Debate on Anti-Terrorist Legislation: A Comparative Study on India and United Kingdom

Dr. Swaran Singh

2006

 

R. Venkataramanujam

 

Indo- U.S. Diplomacy in Trade and Investment, 1981-98