Priyanka Srivastava

Portrait of Priyanka Srivastava
Associate Professor
606 Herter Hall



Ph.D. University of Cincinnati, History, 2012
M. Phil. Jawaharlal Nehru University, History, 1997
M.A. Allahabad University, History, 1994

Professional Experience: 

Assistant Professor of History and Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2012-
Visiting Lecturer, Department of History, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2011-2012

Research Interests: 

Histories of class
Labor and Urbanism
Class and Gender
Politics of Reproduction
Working Class and Associational Culture in Colonial India


Economic History of Colonial South Asia
City, Industry and Labor in Modern India
British Empire
Labor and Gender in Colonial and Contemporary South Asia