Jagriti Gangopadhyay

Manipal Website Photo.jpgCurrent Academic Position: Fellow and Faculty

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. (Submitted) – Sociology/Gerontology – IIT Gandhinagar
  • M.Phil. – Sociology – IIT Bombay (2013)
  • M.A. – Sociology – Jadavpur University (2011)
  • B.A. Hons. – Sociology – Miranda House, Delhi University (2009)

Areas of Interest, Expertise and Research

Social Gerontology, Family and Kinship Sociology, Marriage Structures, Urban Sociology


  • Gangopadhyay, Jagriti and Tannistha Samanta (2017) “Family Matters”: Aging and Intergenerational Social Contract in Urban Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Contributions to Indian Sociology. Sage Publications (forthcoming).
  • Gangopadhyay, Jagriti (2016) Aging across worlds: Examining Intergenerational Relationships among older adults in two cities in transition. Aging International. Springer. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12126-016-9271-5
  • Samanta, Tannistha and Gangopadhyay, Jagriti (2016) Social capital, interrupted: Sociological reflections from older age homes, Ahmedabad, in Samanta, T (edited). Bridging the Gap: Theory and Research in Social Gerontology, Springer India.

Contact Details
Email: jagriti.gangopadhyay@iitgn.ac.in
Phone number: (0820)-2923586