Executive Committee

Academic Year 2019-20

Allison Busch (Associate Professor of Hindi and Indian Literature, Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies)

Vishakha Desai (Professor of Professional Practice, School of International and Public Affairs; Special Advisor for Global Affairs to the President of Columbia University; and Vice Chair, Committee on Global Thought)

Katherine Pratt Ewing (Professor, Religion Department, and MA Coordinator, South Asia Studies)

Jack Hawley (Claire Tow Professor, Department of Religion, Barnard College)

Rachel Fell McDermott (Professor of Religion, Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures, Barnard College)

Shayoni Mitra (Assistant Professor, Department of Theatre, Barnard College)

Anupama Rao (Associate Professor, History Department, and Deparment of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies, Barnard College)

Maya Tolstoy (Executive Vice President for Arts and Sciences; Interim Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences (ex officio))

Kavita Sivaramakrishnan (Associate Professor, Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, and the History Department)

Gauri Viswanathan (Class of 1933 Professor in the Humanities, Department of English and Comparative Literature; Director, South Asia Institute)