1942, Male , Indian , Senior Fellow of Indian Council of Philosophical Research
P.K. Mohapatra got his Ph.D. from the University of Keele, England where he worked as a Commonwealth Scholar during 1974-77 and had been to the United States as a Fulbright Visiting Professor in 1989. A specialist in ‘Philosophy of Mind’ and ‘Philosophy of Values’, he has authored two books, entitled Personal Identity and Concepts and Problems, edited five books and published a number of articles. He has been the President of the Metaphysics Section of the Indian Philosophy Congress in 1983 and also the General President of the All Orissa Philosophy Association in 1998.
Currently, Dr. Mohapatra is the senior-most Professor of Philosophy at Utkal University and the General Editor of Utkal Studies in Philosophy series.
Senior Fellowship of the ICPR – 2002
Fulbright Visiting Professor in the USA – 1989
Commonwealth Scholarship in UK – 1974-77
Utkal University Gold Medal for Topping in the 1st class in M.A. Philosophy – 1966
Vice Chairman, Indian Philosophy Congress – 1994-97
President, Orissa Philosophy Association – 1999
General President Orissa Philosophy Association – 1998
Life Member, Indian Philosophy Congress
Life Member, Orissa Philosophy Association