H. Srikanth Professor in the Department of Political Science, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India
is a Professor in the Department of Political Science, North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, India. His research has primarily focused on issues concerning ethnicity, indigenous people and the political economy of Northeast India. Dr Srikanth was awarded the Shastri Indo-Canadian Faculty Research Fellowship to work on Native Indians in British Columbia. His publications include Indigenous Peoples in Liberal Democratic States: Conflict and Reconciliation in Canada and India
(2010) and the co-edited volumes Vision for Meghalaya: On and Beyond Inner Line Permit
(2014) and Ethnicity and Political Economy in Northeast India
(2016). He has also published many research papers in such journals as International Studies
, Economic & Political Weekly
and Man and Society
. During 2012–2017, he was the editor of the NEHU journal.