Designation: Professor & Head
Specialization: Language (ELT) / Sociolinguistics
Lecturer and Head in the Department of English, Chaiduar College, Assam, 1992. Asst. Prof in the Department of English, Assam University, Silchar, Assam in 2006. Associate Professor in the Department of English, Manipur University in 2010. Professor in the Department of English (now English and Cultural Studies) since 2016.
Scholars Successfully Guided At Assam University, Silchar, successfully guided 4 (four) M.Phil. and 4 (four) PhD. Scholars During 2005-2010. At Manipur University guided 9 (nine) PhD scholars which include two (2) foreign nationals (Bangladesh and Thailand) providing initial space of Manipur University in the Asian region.
Actively involves in bringing and expanding academic connectivity of Manipur University across the country and the abroad.
Publications: BOOKS (Published)
Applied Sociolinguistics: An Empirical Study (2010), Akansha Publishing House, New Delhi, India.
Grammar in Communicative English, (2013), ISBN 978-9-383201-36-5
Aspects of Concept and Applicability in Translation (2014) ISBN978-93-83201-37-2
A Handbook of Good Teaching and Research (2018) with Protiva Rani Karmaker, DOEL, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Research (2019) with three others namely Dr.Wisuttichai Chaiyasit, Thailand ; Dr. Rajkumar Suresh Singh (India) and Protiva Rani Karmaker (Bangladesh), Friend’s Book Corner, Dhaka, Bangladesh
There are three other Creative books published from Manipur to his credit apart from several academic articles published from India, Thailand, Bangladesh and Nepal.
Dr. Irom Gambhir Singh regularly coordinated Refresher Courses in English and workshops for the teaching professionals (universities and colleges of India), sponsored by University Grants Commission UGC-UGC-HRC
Besides he has been a regular Resource Person at UGC-HRC,Gauhati University and NEHU in Refreshers courses and FIP (Orientation course) programs.
He has given keynote addresses and chaired different Seminars / Conferences at universities of India and abroad.
Presently he is Joint Director of Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of Manipur University.
He has been actively involved as an organizer for international and national webinars since the first wave of pandemic as a Chapter head of Manipur, English Language Teachers’ Association of India (ELT@I) as an advisor of International Webinar committee member of India.
Dr. Irom Gambhir Singh is known for his activities in India and in the neighbouring countries for his tireless service as the national vice president of Council for Teacher Education Foundation (CTEF, since 2014).
He is presently the Chapter head of ELT@I Mainpur and National advisor of Webinar committee of ELT@I (English Language Teacher’s Association of India).
Recently, he was unanimously elected as the president of Manipur University Alumni Association (MUAA)