Dr. Nitu Kumari

Assistant Professor of History

Dr. Nitu Kumari is an Assistant Professor of History at Maharashtra National Law University. She teaches legal history and international law. Legal and Constitutional History to the BALLB (Hons) and B.A.LL.B.(HONS.) Adjudication and Justice batch. She completed her education from University of Delhi and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. Also completed her M.Phil from CIPOD/SIS/JNU. She completed her Ph.D. from Human Rights Studies Programme, School of International Studies (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India. She was also a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) of UGC/NET. She has published many articles and books on gender justice, child rights, human rights issues, international politics, international organizations, legal history and contemporary legal discourse in national and international journal. Her recent globally acclaimed work is a book published by Sage Publication "Rights of the Girl Child in India Struggle for Existence and Well-Being".