I am a Visiting Faculty at Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India. I teach English language, literature and Stylistics and offer consultancy in ELT, teacher education and creative writing. Prior to joining Azim Premji University, Bangalore in 2011, I taught English Language and Literature at Cotton College, Gauhati University and worked as Director, English Language Teaching Institute, Assam, India.
I conduct courses on Curricular Material Development in Language, Language across Curriculum and Academic Reading and Writing in English.
I did my MA in ‘English Language in Literary Studies’ from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom and was awarded a Ph.D in Linguistics by the University of Calcutta, India.
My book An Introduction to Stylistics: Theory and Practice was published by Orient BlackSwan, NewDelhi, India.
My blog http://indiaelt.com is about language in general and English language teaching in particular.