Faculty Steering Committee

A faculty steering committee has been formed by the University Provost to plan and guide the intellectual content and programming for the center. Steering committee members continue our ongoing engagement.

They will build on their longtime partnerships to help plan and guide the intellectual content and programming for the Center in Delhi. Current committee members are:

Faculty Director:
Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College.

Steering Committee Chair:
Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor, Department of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College, University of Chicago

Steering Committee Members:

Amir Jina, Assistant Professor at Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago

Constantine V. Nakassis, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and of the Social Sciences in the College, University of Chicago

David Levin, Addie Clark Harding Professor in the Department of Germanic Studies, Department of Cinema & Media Studies, the Committee on Theater and Performance Studies, and the College; Senior Adviser to the Provost for Arts, University of Chicago

John Mark Hansen, Charles L. Hutchinson Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Political Science, and the College, University of Chicago

Marianne Bertrand, Chris P. Dialynas Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, University of Chicago

Martha C. Nussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor, the Law School and Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago

Nishant Agrawal, Professor of Surgery, Section Chief, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Director of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, UChicago Medicine

Ulrike Stark, Professor, Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago 

Vinay Kumar, Alice Hogge and Arthur A. Baer Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Chicago

Yamuna Krishnan, Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago