Department of Hindi
Prof. Pradeep Kumar Saxena
|Qualification :||M.A. Ph.D (Hindi)|
|Thrust Area :||Modern fiction, Marxist criticism of Hindi & Translation studies|
|Address :||2/190, Arya Nagar, Mansarovar Ramghat Road, Aligarh-202002|
Prof. Pradeep Kumar saxena was born at Badaun, a district in Utter
Pradesh in a lower middle class family among six siblings, in his youth he came in contact with peasant leaders,Trade unionists,Social & Political leaders. From them he imbibed the determination to fight for social justice & an abiding concern for the downtrodden which drew him to left ideology & movement which brought him to the front ranks of anti-imperialist and anticommunal intellectuals of Hindi & organizations. Currently associated with the JANWADI LEKHAK SANGH, he is the working secretary of the same at district level, State level & is a member of national executive. He has been the member of the board of studies of several universities & invited as an honorable member of the selection committees.He has been a member of the presidium of academic functions.
Teaching at UG % PG level at different colleges & universities he
Joined the prestigious ALIGARH MUSLIM UNIVERSITY as a reader on 25-
01-1993 & got his services confirmed as a Professor on 25-01-2004. He
was appointed chairman, Department at Hindi for a period of three years W.E.F. 12-01-2006.