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educator , historian

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;lecturer, U. Bombay, 1976-1988;associate professor, U. Bombay, 1988-1997;professor, U. Bombay, since 1997. Head Department History, U. Bombay. Member selection committee of research scientists U. Grants Commission, selection committee of research projects Indian Council of Social Science.

Editorial committee of Bombay Research U. Journal.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, theatre, 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