Increase Font
Decrease Font

Dr. Sony Augustine

Assistant Professor


Qualifications :   M.A. English, B.Ed. English, PhD

Areas of Current Research Interest :

  • Cultural Theory
  • Hermeneutics
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Theology,
  • Philosophy

Contributions to Teaching :

  • Started teaching in the departments of English at various educational institutions like the University of Calicut, U.C. College, Aluva, and S.H. College, Thevara as Guest Lecturer, prior to entering permanent service.
  • Worked as Assistant Professor in St. Joseph’s College, Irinjalakuda, Govt. College, Mokeri, Govt. Polytechnic College, Shornur, and Sri. C. Achutha Menon Govt. College, Thrissur, prior to joining Kannur University,
  • Resource person for  seminars and workshops
  • Served as a member of PG and UG board of Examiners at the University of Calicut.
  • Member of PG and UG board of Question paper setters in the University of Kerala.
  • Member of PG and UG board of Question paper setters in St. Joseph’s Autonomous College, Irinjalakuda.
  • Member of PG and UG board of Examiners in St. Joseph’s Autonomous College, Irinjalakuda.
  • Member of PG Board  of Studies, Kannur University

  • Completed Minor Research Project (UGC) MRP(H)-1190/10-11/KLCA032/UGC-SWRO 2011
  • Completed an IQAC sponsored Short Term Research Project on Local Community Development F. No. PLD/IQAC A2/25836/2018 dated 26.12.2018

Identity and Othering: A Dalit Christian Paradigm , A. D. Licy. ed. Carmel Blaze: AJournal of Multidisciplinary Research Vol.9, Issue 1, July 2017 pp. 102-109. 1SSN:2349-0217.

Gender Discrimination- A Feminist Reading of The Da Vinci Code, Sree Devi, B.ed. Interventions. 3.2 December (2008). Calicut: Department of English, University of Calicut pp. 79-82.

Towards New Horizons: A Hermeneutical Study of Saramagoan Correction of Scriptural Narratives, M. O. Jaseentha eds. Carmel Blaze: A Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Vol.6,Issue 1, July 2014 pp. 163-173. 1SSN:2349-0217.

The Jungle Book: A Postcolonial Reading Laly Mathew and Anto Thomas C. eds. Proceedings of Two Day International Seminar on “(Re)-reading Classics in Children’s Literature”, Thrissur: Children’s Association of India, 2010. ISBN:978-81-905931-2-0.

Rereading Christian Theology: A Critique of The Da Vinci Code, KALA Journal of Indian Art History Congress. V0l.26, no.2. ISSN:0975-7945.

Beyond the Binaries: A Critical Analysis of Schleiermacherean Hermeneutics, Sambodhi, Vol.43, no.4. ISSN: 2249-6661.

Demythologization: A Hermeneutical Analysis of Sara Joseph’s OoruKaval Ukkan, Rani Paul eds. Proceedings of Two Day National Seminar on “Revisitations: The Politics of Rewriting Old Texts”, Irinjalakuda: the Department of English, St.Joseph’s College, 2011. pp. 61-66

Editing Work

Co-editor, Rays: A journal of Multidisciplinary Research Vol.9, no.1, March 2011, published by St. Joseph’s College, Irinjalakuda.