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Linguistics educator

Probal Dasgupta, Indian linguistics educator. Member Linguistic Society India.

Background

Dasgupta, Probal was born on September 19, 1953 in Calcutta. Son of Arun Kumar and Manashi (Roy) Dasgupta.

Education

Bachelor, University Calcutta, 1973. Master of Arts, New York University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1980.

Career

Instructor New York University, New York City, 1977-1979. Tutor University Melbourne, Australia, 1979. Lecturer linguistics University Calcutta, 1980.

Reader linguistics Deccan College, Pune, India, 1980-1989. Professor applied linguistics University Hyderabad, India, since 1989. Editor Language Problems and Language Planning, since 1990, Indian Linguistics, Pune, 1982-1987.

Membership

Member Linguistic Society India.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Creative writing, music, yoga, ping pong/table tennis.

Connections

Married Malasree Sircar, November 11, 1983. 1 child, Abir.

father:
Arun Kumar Dasgupta

mother:
Manashi (Roy) Dasgupta

spouse:
Malasree Sircar

child:
Abir Dasgupta