Asok Kumar Sarkar is a professor at Department of Social Work, Visva-Bharati. He hold doctorate and master from Jawaharlal Nehru University. He also obtained master of social work at Tata Institute of Social Science. He wrote many book about Non Government Organization such as NGOs: The New Lexicon of Health Care and NGO and Globalization: Developmental and Organizational Facets. He is one of editor in Journal of Social Work & Social Development. Also you can find him on Google Scholar.