PhD, Director a non-profit, independent forum for research "Asia in Global Affairs", Kolkata, India
A member of the Editorial Board of "Ideas and Ideals"
Anita Sengupta is Director, Asia in Global Affairs. She is an area studies specialist and has been involved with research on the Central Asian region with Uzbekistan being her area of special interest. She has also worked extensively on Turkish politics and on the Syrian refugees in Turkey.She has collaborated with scholars in a number of Universities and Institutes in Tashkent, Bishkek, Almaty, Ankara, Istanbul, Sweden, Berlin, Washington. She has been a visiting scholar in Humbolt University, is part of the Swedish International Programme on Central Asia (SIPCAS) and the Nordic Network for Research on Migration, Identity, Communication and Security (MICS).
Symbols and the Image of the State in Eurasia, New Delhi, Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer 2016.
Myth and Rhetoric of the Turkish Model: Exploring Developmental Alternatives,New Delhi, Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London: Springer, 2014.
Heartlands of Eurasia: The geopolitics of political space, Lanham, Boulder, New York, Toronto, Oxford: Lexington Books (a member of the Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group) 2009.
Russia, China and Multilateralism in Central Asia, New Delhi: Shipra Publications, 2005.
The Formation of the Uzbek Nation-State: A Study in Transition, Lanham, Boulder, New York, Toronto, Oxford: Lexington Books (a member of the Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group) 2003.
Frontiers into Borders: The Transformation of Identities in Central Asia (published for Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies) Delhi and London: Hope India Publications and Greenwich Millennium Press Ltd, 2002.