The Department of Sociology, at S.R.T. Campus of HNB Garhwal University was established in the year 1976. Dr. Geetali Padiyar and Dr. Rukma Rawat both Associate Professors are two faculty members in the Department. Besides imparting teaching at graduate and post graduate levels, the faculty members have been maintaining high standards of research work. There are eleven research scholars enrolled for D.Phil under the supervision of these two faculty members. Dr. Geetali Padiyar and Dr. Rukma Rawat participated and presented papers in various national and international Seminars and Conferences and are involved in writing books and research papers. Dr. Geetali Padiyar is working as the Head of the Department at S.R.T. campus Badshahithaul.