Shruti Devgan

Affiliation: Sociology
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
Shruti Devgan received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Rutgers University in 2015, and studies stories of trauma, collective memory, emotions, media and transnational flows with a focus on the Sikh diaspora and India. Her recent scholarship examines diasporic, intergenerational and digitally mediated narratives of state-sponsored anti-Sikh violence of 1984 in India. Before coming to Bowdoin, she taught at the College of William and Mary.


  • PhD, Sociology, Rutgers University
  • MA, Rutgers University: The State University of New Jersey
  • MPhil, Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • MA, Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • BA, Sociology, University of Delhi