Pragnya Parimita Chayani has been appointed as an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Sciences & Humanities at VIT-AP University, Andhra Pradesh.



She has finished her M.Phil under the supervision of Professor Ajaya K. Sahoo at the Centre for Study of Indian Diaspora, University of Hyderabad in 2017. Pragnya has completed her PhD in English from Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad, Karnataka. Falling under the broad domain of Energy Humanities, her research concentrates on petrofiction from the developed versus developing countries perspective.