Dr.S.Imtiaz Hasnain, Professor of Sociolinguistics. He was EWC Fulbright Scholar in East West Center, Hawaii, U.S.A.; Senior Fellow, Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), (MHRD), Mysore; Visiting Professor, Centre for Linguistics, JNU; Visiting Scholar, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla; Senior Visiting Scholar. Orebro University, Sweden (For three months: April-June 2014).He has also been a recipient of "President's Inspired Teachers for 2015",which is the highest civilian recognition for University-level teachers for the Central Universities in the the Republic of India.
He is Editor of Indian Linguistics (Volumes 73-75, 2012-2014); Associate Editor Pearson CIIL Urdu English Dictionary.He is a Member of (a) Round Table for Protection and Promotion of Indigenous Traditional Knowledge and Endangered Languages, MHRD,Govt. of India(2010),(b) Core Committee, Scheme for Protection and Preservation of Endangered Languages (SPPEL), CIIL, MHRD,(2013). (c) Committee for Reviewing Language Policy in India, CIIL, MHRD,(2013), (d) Advisory Committee, Centre for Rural Studies, L.B.S. National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie (2012),(e) Editorial Support Group (ESG), National Translation Mission (NTM),CIIL, MHRD (2012)
He has been Visitor's Nominee on the Selection Committee for the recruitment of
Professors/Readers/Lecturers in Jamia Millia University, New Delhi and Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad; Member of the UPSC to assist the Commission in the SCM(PT) Board; External Subject Expert in the Selection Committees in JNU, Bombay University, NEHU (Shillong), University of Hyderabad, CIIL (Mysore), CHI (Agra), University of Kashmir, Osmania University, Punjab University, IGNOU, King Saud University, Riyadh(2012), Sana'a University, Yemen(2011), Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh (2013), AL-al-Bayt University, Jordan(2014) for appointment of Professor/Associate Prof in Linguistics (2014).
He was invited as (a) International Key Speaker in International Multidisciplinary Workshop on Marginalization Processes,School of HumES (Humanities, Education and Social Sciences), Orebro University, Sweden, (2012) (b) Invited Speaker, Board for Rethinking the Notion of Internationalization in Higher Education, Dalarna University in Falun, Sweden.(2014),(c) Key Speaker, International Symposium on Re-visiting Identity, Marginalization and Bilingualism, School of HumES, Orebro University, Sweden (2014), (d) Panelist in Sixty Ninth Session of the Indian History Congress on the Symposium entitled Language Change in Indian History, held in Kannur (The other invited panelists were Professor Emeritus Romila Thapar and Professor Emeritus Irfan Habib) (2008)
He has published extensively in the areas of Sociolinguistics, Minority Language Rights, and Critical Discourse Analysis.
Thirteen students have been awarded Ph.D. degree under his supervision and has examined M.Phil./Ph.D. theses from Indian universities and some Foreign universities like University of Oslo (Norway), Allama Iqbal Open University (Lahore),
Bahauddin Zakariya University (Multan) and University of Malay (Malaysia).
He was Convener, 35th Annual and 1st International Conference of Linguistic Society of India (ICOLSI), CIIL,Mysore (Nov 2013); Director, National Symposium on Linguistic Biodiversity: Issues and Problems, jointly organized by the Department of Linguistics, AMU, CIIL, Mysore, and ICSSR, New Delhi (Mar 2014);
One of the Scientific and Administrative OrganizerS and Chair of Swedish-Indian Multidisciplinary International Research Conference LandPost: Languaging and Diversity in the age of post-colonial glocal-medialization, jointly organized by the Department of Linguistics, AMU, CIIL, Mysore, Center for Endangered Languages and Mother Tongue Studies, University of Hyderabad and ICSSR, New Delhi.(Oct 2014)
He has published Articles in: Indian Linguistics (Pune), Indian Journal of Applied Linguistics (New
Delhi), International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics (Trivandrum), South Asian Language
Review (an online Journal from New Delhi), English Studies in India: A Journal of Literature
and Language (Kashmir), Summerhill IIAS Review (Shimla), Aligarh Journal of English Studies,
Aligarh Journal of Linguistics, The Scoria (Chandigarh), Indian Literature (Sahitya Akademi),
American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, Language in India (an online Journal from USA),
South Asian Language Year Book (Hague), and Heidelberg Papers in South Asian and
His recent publications are: (a) Problematizing Language Studies: Cultural, Theoretical and Applied (Festshrift in Honor of Rama Kant Agnihotri) (co-edited with Shreesh Chaudhary), Aakar, New Delhi. ISBN: 978-93-5002-084-5 (2010), (b) Alternative Voices: (Re)searching Language, Culture, Identity ...(co-edited with Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta and Shailendra Mohan).Cambridge Scholars Publication, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2XX, UK ISBN (10): 1-4438-4716-X, ISBN (13): 978-1-4438-4716-2. (2013)