Madhumita Dutta

Madhumita Dutta

Madhumita Dutta

Department of Geography


1049A Derby Hall

Areas of Expertise

  • Labor Geography
  • Gender
  • Politics of Development


  • Ph.D., 2016, Geography, University of Durham, UK
  • M.Sc., 1994, Environmental Science, Jiwaji University, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • B.Sc., 1992, Delhi University, Delhi, India

Current CV: Professor Dutta

Interests: Labor, gender, politics of development, South Asia, creative methodologies

Current Research: My interests are in the everyday politics of labor, life stories of workers, women and work.

Courses Taught (Spring 2018):
GEOG 2400N: Economic and Social Geography
GEOG 5802: Globalizations and Environment

Select Publication:
Dutta, M. 2016. Place of life stories in labour geography: why does it matter? Geoforum, Vol. 77, 1-4.

Dutta, M. 2016. The Nokia SEZ Story: Economy of disappearances. Economic & Political Weekly. Vol. L1 (51), 43-51.