LLM (Delhi) PhD (Gauhati)
Criminal Law and Human Rights
Department of Department of Law
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Dr Rupali Debbarma is an Assistant Professor, working in the Department of Law, Gauhati University. She did her LL.M from Indian Law Institute (ILI) New Delhi. She has Specialization in Criminal Law and Human Rights. She cleared her UGC NET in the year 2010.
Dr Debbarma has started her academic career from Loyd Law College, Greater Noida, Delhi NCR. After that she has joined National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA). After teaching in NLUJAA for nearly one academic year, she has joined the Department of Law, Gauhati University in the year 2012. In the Department of Law she performed the task of conducting seminars, conferences, taking interactive sessions, coordinating programmes and conducted several National and International webinars.
At the Department Dr Debbarma is teaching Criminal Law to Post-graduate students. She has also introduced practice teaching with final year Criminal Law specialization batch. Dr Debbarma is associated with Gauhati University Journal of Law (GUJL) and Vidhijyoti as an assistant editor. She is also associated with paper Criminal Law and Criminology in the capacity of paper coordinator.
Besides organizing various seminars and conferences she has also presented papers in various seminars and conferences both National and International platform. Dr Debbarma is awarded PhD on the topic "The application of modern psycho-physiological devices in police interogation: the need for reviewing it from the human rights perspective in Indian Criminal Justice System- A medico-legal appraisal" from the Faculty of Law, Gauhati University.
She taught Courses on Theory of Legislation, Methods of Interpretation of Statutes, Criminal Law, Criminology, Cyber Crime, Human rights, Women and Law etc.
PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS
Polygraph test and its evidentiary value in India, Gauhati University Journal of Law, Volume IX-X (2012-2014), pp125-140 Published by Faculty of Law, The University of Gauhati, Assam, ISSN-2277-2545.
Consciousness of Legal Rights of Women and Legal Issues Related to Women, Gender Sensitization and Women Empowerment: Issues and Challenges (September 2016), pp473-480, Published by Book Land Publication, Guwahati.
Honour Killing: no Glory just Shame, LCB College Miscellany Research Papers and Articles, Volume-1, Issue-1 (March 2017), pp122-128 Published by Jagaran Sahitya Prakashan, Guwahati (Joint Paper-1st Author).
Surrogacy in India: Ethical and Legal Challenges, Periodical Research Paper, Articles on Arts, Humanities, Management and social Science (2017), pp173-178, Published by Jagaran Sahitya Prakashan, Guwahati.
Victims of Crime in India and the Criminal Justice System: A brief Study, Research Journal of Social and Life sciences, Volume- XXII-1, June 2017, Published by Gayatri Publications, p-266, ISSN -0973-3914, Impact Factor 3.112, UGC listed Journals.
Migration, Climate change and Sustainable Development, Journal of Energy Research and Environmental Technology (JERET), Published by Krishi Sanskriti Publications, Volume 6, Issue 3, July-September 2019, ISSN-2394-1561.
Citizenship-Conceptual Explorations, Gauhati University Journal of Law, Volume XIII, 2019-2020, pp 71-94, Published by Faculty of Law, The University of Gauhati, Assam, ISSN- 2277-2545.
Intelectual Property Rights in E-learning, Sodh Sanchar Bulletin, Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, An International Multidisciplinary Quarterly Bilingual Peer Reviwed Reffered Research Journal, UGC Approved Care Listed Journal, Volume 10, Issue 40, October- December 2020, pp109-113, ISSN- 2229-3620.
PUBLISHED IN EDITED BOOKS
Rights of Women Prisoners in India- An overview, 2018, Edification, Issue-1, Volume II, ISBN- 978-81-935219-3-9.
Role of Non-governmental Organization in Protecting and safeguarding Human Rights, Human & Global Challenges, July-2017, pp48-54, Published by Jagaran Sahitya Prakashan, Guwahati, ISBN- 978-81-201-8805-8.
Child Labour and Human rights Education in India, Law Relating to Human rights and Environment , Edited by Dr. Pratap Chandra Dash, University Book House Pvt. Ltd, Jaipur, 2019-2020, Pp-228-242, ISBN- 978-81-945288-0-7.
The Women's Human rights in Conflict and Crisis In Indian Context, Human Rights Justice Under The Constitution of India: Realizing the promise for ourselves, Edited by Dr Sadna Gupta, APH Publication Corporation, New Delhi, (2021) Pp 97-111.
Paper Presented in National and International Seminars and Conferences
Presented a paper entitled 'Consciounsness of legal rights of women and legal issues related to women' in the National Seminar on Gender Sensitization and Women Empowerment: Issues and Challenges, organised by IQAC , Guwahati College on 25th and 26th June, 2016.
Presented a paper entitled ' Role of Non Governmental Organisations in Protecting and Safeguarding Human Rights in India' in National Seminar on Human Rights and Global Challenges organised by IQAC, Guwahati College on 20th and 21st May, 2017.
Presented a paper entitled 'Child Labour and Human Rights Education in India' the ICSSR NERC sponsered one day National Seminar on Human Rights and Environment: Significance and Challenges organised by Barpeta Law College, Barpeta held on 9th February, 2019.
Presented a paper entitled 'Violence and Discrimination based on Gender with special reference to the Guwahati City : An analysis' in the National Conference on Issues in NorthEast India and the Role of ODOL and OER in Higher Education, on 19- 20 March, 2019.
Presented a paper entitled 'Immoral Trafficking of Women in India: a legal analysis' in the National Seminar on Women Empowerment and Gender Sensitization: Convergences, divergences and Plurality organised by IQAC and Extension Education Cell, LCB College, Guwahati , 6th & 7th April, 2019.
Contributed a research paper titled 'Migration, Climate Change and Sustainable Development', in two days International Conference on Recent trend in Practices in Science, Technology, Management and Humanities for Sustainable Rural Development (STMH 2019) on 6th and 7th September, 2019.
Presented a paper titled ' Representation of Women in Mass Media' in two day National Seminar on Gender Sensitization in India's North East: Issues and Challenges, Sponsored by National Commission for Women, New Delhi, organised by Banikanta Kakati Research Institute Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University, Guwahati, Assam on 5th and 6th March, 2020.
Workshop on 'Human Rights and the Constitution' organised by Department of Law, Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam on 3rd May 2017.
National Workshop on 'Research Methodology and Recent Research Trends' organised by Department of Hindi, Cotton University, Guwahati, Assam from 2nd to 8th July, 2019.
Workshop on 'Beautiful Mind and Mindful Advocacy' organised by Department of Law, Gauhati University, Guwahati , Assam on 30th September 2019.
2Day Orientation and Development Programme For the university Teachers Organized by National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA), At Guwahati Assam from 4th and 5th October 2013.
Orientation Programme (OP 102) Organized by UGC Academic Staff College, Gauhati University Assam from 15th December 2014 to 11th January 2015.
Refresher Course in Women Studies & Contemporary Issues (ID), Organised by UGC Human Resource Development Centre, Gauhati University, Assam from 29th August to 18th September 2016.
Refresher Course on Gender Studies (IDC) Organized by UGC, Human Resource Development Centre, Gauhati University, Assam from 27th November to 10th December, 2019.
One week Faculty Development Programme on Stastical Analysis, Pedagogy & Stress management Organized by E & ICT Academy, IIT Guwahati in association with Royal Global University held from 3rd-8th June, 2019.
Two Week Faculty Development Programme on Managing Online Classes and Co-Creating Moocs 3.0 organized by Teaching Learning Centre, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resouce Development, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching From July 25th- August 10, 2020.
Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person on the topic 'Covid-19 and Socio economic Crime' organised by NEF Law College, Guwahati, Assam held on 11.06.2020.
Delivered a lecture as a Resouce Person on the topic 'Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897' organised by NEF Law College, Guwahati, Assam held on 13.06. 2020.
Delivered a lecture as a Resource Person in the 8th Episode of Lt Niranjan Kumar Narzary memorial online Lecture Series on the topic 'Right to Privacy' Organised by IQAC Cell, Kukrajhar Law College, Kukrajhar, Assam on 4th June 2021.
Delivered a lecture as a resource person on the topic 'The Concept of Crime, Morality and Criminal law', organised by NEF Law College, Guwahati, Assam, held on 25th September 2021.