Dr. Paran Goswami

Dr. Paran Goswami

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. : Gauhati University

Research Interests:

Spinozism and Philosophy of Immanence, Early Modern Western Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion
Date of Joining : Jul 29, 2020

Phone: 8011926900
Email: paran.goswami@cottonuniversity.ac.in

Vidwan Profile




Assistant Professor, Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya, Nagaon, Assam (from 01-08-2018 to 27-07-2020)

Guest Lecturer, Handique Girls' College, Guwahati, Assam (from 09-08-2017 to 30-06-2018)




Research Projects


Research paper publications till 2021

"The Promise of Isa Upanisad in Providing Ontological Foundation for an Ecological Worldview" in Gauhati University Journal of Philosophy (GUJP), Vol. 7: December 2022.

"A Russell Bibliography" in Gauhati University Journal of Philosophy (GUJP), Vol. 3: December 2018. 

"Freedom as the Recognition of Determinism: Spinoza on Freedom" in Gauhati University Journal of Philosophy (GUJP), Vol. 2: December 2017.

"Spinoza and Philosophy's Modernity: Radicalism versus Concealed Theologies", in Intellection, Vol. 5, No. 2: July-December 2017.


Conference Proceedings till 2021

"Philosophical Appropriation of the God of Religion: A Study of Cartesianism", in Philosophy of Religion and Religious Conflicts with Reference to the Indigenous Religious Philosophies of North-East India, 2020, ISBN: 978-81-929492-3-9.

"An Exploration towards a Metaphysical Background for Sustainable Development", in Issues and Challenges of Sustainable Development, 2014, ISBN: 978-81-928326-9-2.

Book publication relating subject/research concerned


Chapters/Articles publications in Books (Research Oriented)

"The Leibnizian God: A Theistic God in Disguise?", in Jijnasa, 2021, ISBN: 978-93-5593-141-2. 

"Radhanath Phukan and His Contribution in Translating and Commenting Classical Indian Philosophical Texts", in Erudition: International Book of Multidisciplinary Studies, 2019, ISBN: 978-93-5391-186-7.


Book publication other than subject concerned



Awarded Gold Medal by Gauhati University for securing the first position in M.A. (Philosophy); Session: 2007-2009. 

Awarded Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in the year 2014 by Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi. 



Other Informations

Invited Talk:

Delivered a talk on "Ethical Foundation of Code of Conduct" to the BA (Hons) students of Philosophy of Pragjyotish College, Guwahati on October 31, 2022.

Delivered a talk on "The Need for Philosophy" to the BA (Hons) students of Philosophy of Handique Girls' College, Guwahati, on the occasion of World Philosophy Day, 19 November 2020.