South Asia Studies Faculty and Affiliated Staff

South Asia Studies Faculty

Azam Syed Ahmed

Position title: Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery and Radiology, School of Medicine and Public Health

Email: azam.ahmed@neurosurgery.wisc.edu

Teri Allendorf

Position title: Assistant Scientist, Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Email: allendorf@wisc.edu

Sumudu Atapattu

Position title: Director of UW Law School Research Centers

Email: sumudu.atapattu@wisc.edu

Bernadette Baker

Position title: Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Email: bbaker@education.wisc.edu

Mou Banerjee

Position title: Assistant Professor, History

Email: mbanerjee4@wisc.edu

Ann Behrmann

Position title: Honorary Fellow, Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Public Health; Board of Visitors, Global Health Institute

Email: atbehrma@wisc.edu

Rikhil Bhavnani

Position title: Associate Professor and Trice Faculty Fellow, Department of Political Science

Email: bhavnani@wisc.edu

Gudrun Bühnemann

Position title: Professor, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: gbuhnema@wisc.edu

Anthony Cerulli

Position title: Faculty Director, Center for South Asia, and Associate Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: director@southasia.wisc.edu

Preeti Chopra

Position title: Professor, Department of Art History

Email: chopra@wisc.edu

Zara Chowdhary

Position title: Lecturer, Hindi, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: zchowdhary@wisc.edu

Aparna Dharwadker

Position title: Professor, Department of English and Interdisciplinary Theatre Studies

Email: adharwadker@wisc.edu

Vinay Dharwadker

Position title: Professor, Department of English

Email: vdharwadker@wisc.edu

Henry Drewal

Position title: Evjue-Bascom Professor, Department of Art History and Department of Afro-American Studies

Email: hjdrewal@wisc.edu

John Dunne

Position title: Professor, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: jddunne@wisc.edu

Tom Eggert

Position title: Senior Lecturer, Business Sustainability, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Email: tleggert@wisc.edu

Jonathan Durr

Position title: South Asian Languages Cataloger and LC-Program Student Cataloging Coordinator, Memorial Library

Email: jonathan.durr@wisc.edu

Sara Farsiu

Position title: Teaching Assistant, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: farsiu@wisc.edu

Anna M. Gade

Position title: Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Email: amgade@wisc.edu

Christine Garlough

Position title: Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Gender and Women's Studies; Department of Comparative Literature and Folklore; Interdisciplinary Theatre Studies; and the Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures

Email: clgarlough@wisc.edu

Sundaram Gunasekaran

Position title: Professor, Food Engineering

Email: guna@wisc.edu

Anne Hansen

Position title: Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of History

Email: arhansen@wisc.edu

Victor Jew

Position title: Senior Lecturer, Department of Asian American Studies

Email: vjew@wisc.edu

Jamal Jones

Position title: Assistant Professor, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: jones23@wisc.edu

J. Mark Kenoyer

Position title: George F. Dales, Jr. and Barbara A. Dales Professor, Anthropology

Email: jkenoyer@wisc.edu

Jampa Khedup

Position title: Senior Lecturer, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: khedup@wisc.edu

Christopher Livanos

Position title: Associate Professor, Department of Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies

Email: clivanos@wisc.edu

B. Venkat Mani

Position title: Professor, Deptartment of German, Nordic, & Slavic

Email: bvmani@wisc.edu

Todd Michelson-Ambelang

Position title: Associate Lecturer, Department of German, Nordic, and Slavic; South Asia Bibliographer, Memorial Library

Email: todd.ambelang@wisc.edu

Darshana Mini

Position title: Assistant Professor, Communication Arts

Anita Mukherjee

Position title: Assistant Professor, Risk and Insurance, School of Business

Email: amurkherjee@bus.wisc.edu

Priya Mukherjee

Position title: Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Applied Economics, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Viren Murthy

Position title: Associate Professor, Department of History

Email: vmurthy2@wisc.edu

Corrie Norman

Position title: Associate Director, Religious Studies Program

Email: cenorman@wisc.edu

Asifa Quraishi-Landes

Position title: Professor, Law School

Email: asifa.quraishilandes@wisc.edu

Paul Robbins

Position title: Dean, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Email: director@nelson.wisc.edu

Hemant Shah

Position title: Director, School of Journalism and Mass Communication; Helen Firstbrook Franklin Professor of Journalism

Email: hgshah@wisc.edu

Mitra Sharafi

Position title: Professor, Law School

Email: mitra.sharafi@wisc.edu

Mark Sidel

Position title: Doyle-Bascom Professor of Law, Law School

Email: mark.sidel@wisc.edu

Gurindar S. Sohi

Position title: John P. Morgridge Professor and E. David Cronon Professor, Department of Computer Sciences and Electrical and Computer Engineering; UW-Madison Computer Architecture Group

Email: sohi@cs.wisc.edu

Nikhil Tiwari

Position title: Lecturer, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: nmtiwari@wisc.edu

Sachin Tuli

Position title: Faculty Associate, International Business and Marketing, School of Business

Email: sachin.tuli@wisc.edu

Maij Xyooj

Position title: South Asia Resident Librarian

Email: mai.xiong@wisc.edu

Stephen Young

Position title: Associate Professor, Department of Geography

Email: sjyoung3@wisc.edu

South Asia Studies Affiliated Staff

John Burmaster

Position title: Senior Financial Specialist for AIPS, SASLI, SAFLI, IFLI, TURFLI and Project GO.

Email: john.burmaster@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-1471

Ryan Doud

Position title: International Program Coordinator, SAFLI

Email: ryan.doud@wisc.edu

Laura J. Hammond

Position title: Administrative Director, South Asia Summer Language Institute; U.S. Director, American Institute of Bangladesh Studies and American Institute of Pakistan Studies; Project Coordinator, UW-Madison Project GO

Email: ljhammond@southasia.wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-4304

Address:
B488 Medical Sciences Center
1300 University Ave
Madison, WI 53706

Tom Hilston

Position title: Financial Speciliast

Email: tchilston@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 262-1582

Kylie Holland

Position title: International Program Coordinator, IFLI & TURFLI

Email: kholland3@wisc.edu

Paige Kieler

Position title: Program Specialist, AIPS (American Institute of Pakistan Studies); Outreach Coordinator, SAFLI/IFLI/TURFLI

Email: paige.kieler@wisc.edu

Tonia Mahnke

Position title: Outreach Specialist/Program Coordinator for Project GO @ UW-Madison

Email: tonia.mahnke@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 265-1471

Anne Naparstek

Position title: SASLI Program Coordinator

Email: anne.naparstek@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 261-1194

Csanad Siklos

Position title: Assistant Director For Students and Curriculum

Email: siklos@wisc.edu

Phone: 608.262.5006

Rachel Weiss

Position title: Undergraduate Advisor & Graduate Program Coordinator, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Email: rweiss@wisc.edu