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Waves 2006 - Inquiries

All Inquires be Directed to the President or a member of the Governing Council. Membership inquiries be addressed to the Treasurer

PRESIDENT:

  • BhuDev Sharma, Professor
    Clark Atlanta University, CAU Box 764
    223, James P. Brawley Dr
    SW, ATLANTA, GA-30314, USA
    (Residence: 2495 D Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA)
    Contact Number: 404-248-9494 (H)
    404-880-6912 (O)
    Fax :  404-880-6909
    Email : bsharma@cau.edu , sharmawaves@yahoo.co.in


VICE PRESIDENTS :

  • Frederick M. Asher, Professor
    Dept. of Art History, Uni. of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Contact Number: 612-624-4500
    Email : asher@umn.edu
  • George Cardona, Professor
    Dept. of Linguistics, University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Contact Number:     215-898-7849
    Email : cardonagj@earthlink.net
  • K.L. Seshagiri Rao, Professor
    Uni. of South Carolina
    Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Hinduism
    Columbia, SC 29208, US
    Contact Number:    803-781-9438
    Email : srao@eh.sc.edu

  • Kapila Vatsyayan (Dr.), Former President,
    India International Center, 85 SFS Flats, Gulmohar Enclave,
    N. Delhi 110049, India
    Contact Number:     91-11-26863657
    Email : vatsyayan@vsnl.net


GENERAL SECRETARY :

  • Amitabh Sharma, President
    Asterix Consulting, Inc. & Aspire International
    LLC, 2251 Spencers Way
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087, USA
    Contact Number:     770-270-1757
    Email : aaam@bellsouth.net


SECRETARIES :

  • Francis X. Clooney, Professor
    Department of Theology, Boston College
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA
    Contact Number:     617-552-3883
    Email : clooney@bc.edu

  • Hope Fitz, Professor of Philosophy
    Eastern Connecticut State University
    Willimantic, CT 06226, USA
    Contact Number:     860-465-4604
    Email : fitzh@easternct.edu

  • Vasudha Narayanan, Professor
    Department of Religion
    University of Florida, Gainesville
    FL 32611, USA
    Contact Number:     352-392-1625
    Email : vasu@ufl.edu

  • Rajeshwari Pandharipande
    Head, Department of Religious Studies
    Professor of Linguistics, Uni. of Illinois
    Urbana Champaign, IL 61801
    Contact Number:     217-333-0946
    Email : raj-pan@uiuc.edu

JOINT SECRETARIES :

  • S. N. Balgangadhara, Professor
    University of Ghent, Belgium
    Email : balu@rug.ac.be

  • Thomas Forsthoefel
    Dept of Religious Studies
    Mercyhurst College, Erie, PA 16546, USA
    Contact Number:     814-824-2353
    Email
    : tforsthoefel@mercyhurst.edu

  • June McDaniel, Professor
    Dept. of Phil. & Religion
    College of Charleston, Charleston
    SC 29424, USA
    Contact Number:    843-953-5956
    Email : mcdanielj@cofc.edu
  • Bal Ram Singh
    Professor & Director, Indic Center
    Uni. of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
    MA 02747, USA
    Contact Number:       508-999-8588
    Email
    : bsingh@umassd.edu



PUPLIC RELATION OFFICER :

  • Rita D. Sherma, (Dr.)
    Chair, Council for Hindu Studies
    School of Religion
    Claremont Graduate University
    Claremont, CA 91711
    Contact Number:     607-797-1940
    Email : rsherma@earthlink.net



TREASURER

  • Dhirendra A. Shah
    780 Ullswater Cove, Alphretta
    GA 30022, USA
    Contact Number:     770-664-8779
    Fax:    770-664-8780
    Email : siaram@aol.com



DEPUTY TREASURER:

  • Nitin Dixit
    Sr. Consultant, Peoplesoft, Inc.
    3777 Peachtree Rd. NE, #1732
    Atlanta, GA-30319, USA
    Contact Number:    678-923-6251
    Email : dj_nitin@hotmail.com



COUNCIL MEMBERS:

  • Arindam Chakrabarti, Professor, Dept. of Philosophy University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822
    Contact Number:     808-956-7990
    Email
    : arindam@hawaii.edu

  • S. Cromwell Crawford, Professor & Chair
    Dept. of Religion, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu
    HI 96822, USA
    Contact Number:      808-956-4200
    Email : scrawfor@hawaii.edu

  • Rahul Peter Das, Professor & Director
    Instit¸t f¸r Indologie, Martin-Luther-Universit”t
    Halle-Wittenberg 06099, Halle, Germany
    Contact Number:     49-4106-4443
    Email : das.rp@t-online.de

  • Surendra N. Dwivedi, Chair Professor
    Dept of Mechanical Engineering
    LSU Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
    Contact Number:     318-262-5472
    Email : dwivedi@louisiana.edu

  • Robert P. Goldman, Professor of Sanskrit
    Department of South & Southeast Asian Studies
    University of California
    Berkeley, CA 94720-2540
    Contact Number:     510-642-4089
    Email : sseas@socrates.berkeley.edu

  • Hans Henrich Hock, Professor of Sanskrit
    Dept. of Linguistics, University of Illinois
    Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Contact Number:     217-333-0357
    Email : hhhock@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu

  • Huang Xingchuan, Professor of Philosophy
    Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
    Beijing, China
  • S.S. Rama Rao Pappu, Professor of Philosophy
    Uni. Miami, Ohio 45056
    Contact Number:     513-529-2439
    Email : pappuss@muohio.edu

  • Chhaya Rai, Dean and Professor of Philosophy
    Rani Durgawati University
    Jabalpur, India
    Contact Number:     91-761-2316831
    Email : rai_chhaya@yahoo.com

  • Anantanand Rambachan, Professor of Religion
    St. Olaf College, Northfield
    MN 55057, USA
    Contact Number:     952-432-7875
    Email : rambacha@stolaf.edu

  • Vaman Rao, Distinguished Professor of Economics
    Western Illinois Uni., Macomb
    IL 61455, USA
    Contact Number:     309-298-1321
    Email
    : v-rao@wiu.edu

  • Farley Richmond, Professor & Head
    Dept. of Drama & Theatre, Uni. of Georgia
    Athens, GA-30602
    Contact Number:     (706)542-2890
    Email : richmond@arches.uga.edu



In India, all inquiries be directed to the Secretary or a Member of the India-Branch Governing Council

SECRETARY/TREASURER

  • DR. SHASHI TIWARI (Mrs.)
    (Reader in Sanskrit, Maitreyi College, D.U.)
    54 Saakshara Apartments, A-3 Pashcim Vihar
    New Delhi - 110063
    Contact Number:     (011) 25265237 (R)
    Email : shashitiwari98@eth.net

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