The founder of MPISSR, Prof. Ram Sakha Gautam passed away on 6th April, 2011 leaving behind academic legacy that always strives for well being of society bereft of any socio-economic discrimination. To acknowledge his lifelong academic endeavour and to honor his contribution to Indian Social Science, the Governing body of MPISSR decided to organize “Prof Ram Sakha Gautam Memorial Lecture” every year. Eminent social scientists and thinkers working on contemporary social science issues have been invited to deliver lecture in the honor of Professor Gautam on this occasion.

Sl.No. Topic Speaker Date
Ninth Bhartiya Kisano ki Gussa Kyon Ata Hai Dr. Mihir Shah 17-02-20
Eighth Greed, Climate Change and Individualism:

A Gandhian Alternative

Prof. Naresh Dadhich 07-02-19
Seventh Krishi: Kal, Aaj aur Kal Dr. Vandana Shiva 06-01-18
Sixth Uchha Shiksha ke Sankat ka Swaroop Prof. Krishna Kumar 18-01-17
Fifth Aaj Ka Bharat: Samaj evam Rajniti Prof. Puspesh Pant 15-01-16
Fourth The Roots of Indian Pluralism : What Can be Leant From Ashokan Edicts Prof. Rajeev Bhargava 09-01-15
Third State of Nation: Paradoxes, Conundrums and Opportunities Prof. Mool Chand Sharma 29-01-14
Second Vartaman Ke Prashn Chinha Prof. Yogesh Atal 27-01-13
First Indian Parliamentary System: Challenges and Opportunities Dr. Ved Pratap Vaidik 29-02-12