Governing Body

Executive Board

Ashish Dhawan
Founder and Trustee, Ashoka University

Ashok Trivedi
Founder, IGATE, Founder and Trustee, Ashoka University

S. Y. Quraishi
Former Chief Election Commissioner of India

Pratap Bhanu Mehta
Professor of Political Science, Ashoka University

Gilles Verniers
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ashoka University

Sudheendra Hangal
Professor of Practice in Computer Science, Ashoka University

Scientific Board

Christophe Jaffrelot
Chair of the board, Senior Research Fellow
National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris

Devesh Kapur
Director, Centre for Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania

Gilles Verniers
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Ashoka University

Francesca R. Jensenius
Norwegian Institute for International Affairs

S. Y. Quraishi
Former Chief Election Commissioner of India

Milan Vaishnav
Director and Senior Fellow, South Asia Program
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Sudheendra Hangal
Professor of Practice in Computer Science, Ashoka University

Susan Ostermann
Assistant Professor of Global Affairs, University of Notre Dame

Tariq Thachil
Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University

Mukulika Banerjee
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
London School of Economics

Pradeep Chhibber
Director of the Institute of International Studies
University of California, Berkeley

Ashish Goel
Professor, Management Science and Engineering
and (by courtesy), Computer Science, Stanford University