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Mariam Dossal

Mariam Dossal, Indian historian, educator. Commonwealth Academy Staff scholar British Council, London, 1983-1984; Indo-United States fellow Fulbright, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1993; resident Rockefeller Foundation, Bellag, Italy, 1995. Member Bandra Citizens Organization, Bombay, 1995. Member Indian History Congress, Asiatic Society of Bombay, Urban History Association.

Background

  • Dossal, Mariam was born on January 27, 1951 in Bombay. Daughter of Sultan Hasanally and Rukaya Sultan (Mohommedi) Dossal.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Bombay, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bombay, 1987. Bachelor, University Cambridge, 1972.

      Master of Arts, University Cambridge, 1977.

    Career

    • Lecturer Maharashtra College, Bombay, 1973-1976, University Bombay, 1976-1988, associate professor, 1988-1997, professor, since 1997. Head Department History, University Bombay. Member selection committee of research scientists University Grants Commission, selection committee of research projects Indian Council of Social Science.

      Editorial committee of Bombay Research University Journal.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Imperial Designs and Indian Realities, 1991 (Gupta prize 1995). Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Bandra Citizens Organization, Bombay, 1995. Member Indian History Congress, Asiatic Society of Bombay, Urban History Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, theater, reading, music.

    Connections

    • Married Narendra Laxman Panjwani, May 5, 1974. 1 child, Nayantara.
    • father: Sultan Hasanally Dossal
    • mother: Rukaya Sultan (Mohommedi) Dossal
    • spouse: Narendra Laxman Panjwani
    • child: Nayantara Dossal
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    Born January 27, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      University Bombay
    • 1987
      University Bombay
    • 1972
      University Cambridge
    • 1977
      University Cambridge
    • 1973 - 1976
      Lecturer, Maharashtra College
      Bombay, Maharashtra, India
    • 1976 - 1988
      Lecturer, Maharashtra College