Amalendu Chakrabarty, Professor and Head, dept. of Bengali, Dean, Faculty of Arts, Gauhati University. Simultaneously he is the Chairman of Assam Linguistic Minority Development Board, Assam Government. M. A. in Bengali Literature, 1978, M.A.in Bengali Language, 1980, Ph. D. from Gauhati University, 1995. Title of the thesis : “Nolinikanta Gupta and His Contribution to Bengali Literature.” P.G. Diploma in Persian, Gauhati University, 2009. He is the President of Uttar-purba Bharat Sylheti Sammelan, Guwahati. He has to credit 29 National Conferences where along with reading papers he was also invited as speaker in many. Adding to this he has 18 International Conferences to his credit held across India, Japan, China and Bangladesh. He has to credit 55 publications in peer reviewed journals, 2 books to his credit, has compiled and published a trilingual Persian-Assamese-English Dictionary in collaboration with Prof. Mazhar Asif, Dept. of Persian, Gauhati University. Now he is compiling work in publishing Persian-Bengali-English Dictionary in the collaboration with the same. Besides that, he has edited 3 journals and one book, held position as Editor/Member, Editorial board for 6 journals, held position as President/Working President/Organising Secretary in National Conferences and given introductory Remarks for four books.
He awarded scholarship and award includes Nolinikanta Gupta Smriti Puraskaar 2004 by Srinvantu, Sri Aurobindo Bhavan, Kolkata and Yadu Samrat P. C. Sarkar Smarak Samman, 2005 by Visva Banga Sahitya O Sanskriti Sammelan, Kolkata.
There are 21 Ph. D. scholars registered under his supervision and 15 have been already awarded. There are 15 M. Phil scholars awarded degree under his supervision.