Members

COSAS members are University of Chicago faculty members engaged in significant research, publication and teaching related to the study of South and Southeast Asia. As of 2014-15, the Committee has fifty-nine members, of whom forty-eight are faculty members, and eleven are emeriti faculty members. COSAS members represent approximately fifteen degree-granting departments and programs across the university. This is one of the largest concentrations of faculty working on Southern Asia at any major research university. Members meet regularly to plan and implement programming and academic programs to enhance the study of Southern Asian at the University.

Kaushik Sunder Rajan Anthropology
Darryl Li Anthropology
John D. Kelly Anthropology
Alan Kolata Anthropology
McKim Marriott Anthropology
William Mazzarella Anthropology
Constantine V. Nakassis Anthropology
Ralph Nicholas Anthropology
Trevor Price Biological Sciences
Richard P. Taub Comparative Human Development
Richard A. Shweder Comparative Human Development
Wendy Doniger Divinity: History of Religions
Christian K. Wedemeyer Divinity: History of Religions
Matthew Kapstein Divinity: History of Religions
Daniel A. Arnold Divinity: History of Religions
Frank Reynolds Divinity: History of Religions
Elizabeth Chatterjee Franke Institute for the Humanities
Austin Wright Harris School of Public Policy
Anjali Adukia Harris School of Public Policy
John Schneider Health Studies
Faridah Zaman History
Ronald Inden History
Mark Bradley History
Dipesh Chakrabarty History
Anna Lise Seastrand Humanities
Anup Malani Law
Martha Nussbaum Law
Brian S. Citro Law
James H. Nye Library
Laura Ring Library
Colin Masica Linguistics
Norman Zide Linguistics, South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Philip V. Bohlman Music
Tahera Qutbuddin Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
Dan Slater Political Science
Paul Staniland Political Science
Marco Garrido Sociology
Kimberly Hoang Sociology
Steven Collins South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Whiney Cox South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Ulrike Stark South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Thibaut D'Hubert South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Sascha Ebeling South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Gary Tubb South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Philip Engblom South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Tyler Williams South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Jason Grunebaum South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Rochona Majumdar South Asian Languages and Civilizations
C.M. Naim South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Karma Ngodup South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Muzaffar Alam South Asian Languages and Civilizations
E. Annamalai South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Kali Bahl South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Elena Bashir South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Mandira Bhaduri South Asian Languages and Civilizations
Clinton Seely South Asian Languages and Civilizations