Ms. D. Nongkynrih

Photo of D Nongkynrih Dr. (Ms.) Deigracia. Nongkynrih did her M.A. and Ph.D. from NEHU, Shillong. She joined the Department in December, 2006. Presently, she is Assistant Professor of Economics in the Department.

She is teaching Labour Economics.

Contact Nos: +91-364-272-3181(O); +91-9863117794(M)
E-mail address: (1)
Teaching Experience:
  • Lecturer, Department of Economics, St.Edmund's College, Shillong (May 2002 to December 2006)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, NEHU, Shillong since December 2006.
Ph.D. Title: Women Workforce Participation in India: A Study of Trends and Determinants.
Broad area of Interest: NER Economics; Labour Studies; Economics of Development
Affiliations: North East Economic Association
Workshops/Seminars Attended:
  • International : 1
  • National/Regional : 4



  • Nongkynrih, D. (2011): Women Work Participation in India-Trends and Determinants: 1983 to 2004-05, LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8473-0762-4
  • Rural Tourism: A Case Study of Mawlynnong Village, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. Funding agency: ICSSR-NERC (Minor project)



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