The Society

The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) is functioning under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860. In accordance with the provision of Rule 3 of 'Rules and Regulations' of the Institute, the Government of India has re-constituted the IIAS Society on 2012 for a period of 3 years. The following are Members of Society: 
 

Professor Chandrakala Padia

Professor Chandrakala Padia                                            
President
Chairperson
Governing Body, IIAS
         &
Professor
Department of Political Science
Banaras Hindu University,
Varanasi - 221005
 
Telephone :0177-2830006(0)
 Email: chandrakala.padia@gmail.com
 

Professor Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi

Director
Indian Institute of Advanced Study
Rashtrapati Nivas
Shimla 171005
E-mail : director@iias.ac.in 
Tel: 0177-2830006(O) 2831275 ®, Fax: 2831389, 2830995

Shri Kewal Kumar Sharma

Secretary

Department of Higher Education
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Room No. 127-C-Wing
Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi - 110 015
Tel: 011-23386451, 23382698 (O) 26979585,
Fax: 011-23385807, 23381355; E-mail: secy.dhe@nic.in
Shri  Ajay Narayan Jha
Secretary Expenditure & Finance Secretary
Government of India
Department of Expenditure
Ministry of Finance
North Block, Central Secretariat
New Delhi -110 001
E-mail: secyexp@nic.in
 

Professor D.P. Singh

Chairman
University Grants Commission
Bahadurshah Zafar Marg
New Delhi – 110 002
 
Tel: (011) 23239628 (O) Fax: 011-23231797, E-mail: cm.ugc@nic.in
Dr. Girish Sahani​    
Director-General,
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research,
Anusandhan Bhawan,
2; Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Marg,
New  Delhi – 110 001.
 
Tel: 011- 23710472, 23717053 (O),
Fax: 011- 23710618 (O),
E-mail: dgcsir@csir.res.in, dg@csir.res.in

  

Dr. Braj Bihari Kumar
Chairman
Indian Council of Social Science Research
Post Box No.10528
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi – 110 067
 
Tel: Phone: 011-26179679 (O), 011-26742398 (R)
Fax: 011-26162516/26179836, E-mail : chairman@icssr.org
Professor Y.S. Rao
The Chairman
Indian Council of Historical Research
35, Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi – 110 001
 
Tel: 011-23386033, 23384869, Fax: 23383421, 23387829,
Mobile 9415243954
Professor S.R. Bhatt        
Chairman
Indian Council of Philosophical Research
36, Tughlakabad Institutional Area
Mehrauli Badarpur Road
New Delhi – 110 062
Tele fax: 011-29901503/, 29901501; Mobile 09013181940
Fax:011-29964755;   
E-mail: srbhatt39@gmail.comchairman@icpr.in
Shri Baldeo Bhai Sharma
Chairman
National Book Trust, India
5, Nehru Bhavan
Institutional Area, Phase – II
Vasant Kunj,
New Delhi – 110 070
Professor Viswanath Prasad Tiwari

President
Sahitya Akademi
Rabindra Bhavan
35, Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi-110001

Phone: 011-23386623; M.: 9810139991; Fax: 011-23382428,
011-23074168
Gorakhpur(M:09415691378,0551-2335967);
E-mail: vptiwari378@hotmail.com
 
Ms. Leela Samson

Chairperson
Sangeet Natak Akademi
Rabindra Bhavan
Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi-110001
Tel: 011 24116375/76 Fax: 011 23381621

Shri KK Chakravarty

Chairman
Lalit Kala Akademi
Rabindra Bhavan
Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi-110001
Tel: 011-23387241

Professor Raghavendra Gadagkar

Chairman                               
Indian National Science Academy
New Delhi
195, (Old No. 49/7)
16th Cross, 4th Main, Maleswram
Bangalore -560012
Tel : 080-23600765

Professor Lalit Mansingh
Vice-President
Indian Council of Culture Relations
7, Olof Palme Marg (3rd Floor)
Vasant Vihar 
New Delhi-110057
Tel:011 - 23378103, 26497493
Dr. H.M. Desai

President, AIU 
&
Vice – Chancellor 
Sam Higginbotam Institute of Agriculture, 
Technology & Sciences 
Allahabad – 211 007 
Phone No. : 0532-2684284/2684290 (O), 
Fax: 0532-2684593/2684394 
E-mail: vicechancellor@shiats.edu.in                          

Professor P.Y. Rajendra Kumar

Director
National Library         
Belvedere, Alipore                                                    
Kolkata-700027
E-mail: nldirector@rediffmail.com
Tel: 033-24792968/ 24791462(O); Fax: 033  24791462

Shri V. Srinivas

Joint Secretary Ministry of Culture (GOI)
&
Director-General of Archives        
National Archives of India
Janpath
New Delhi-110001 
E-mail: archives@nic.in
Tel: 011-23381396

Shri P. Mitra, I.A.S

Chief Secretary
Government of Himachal Pradesh
H.P. Secretariat
Shimla-171002
E-mail: cs_hp@nic.in
Tel: 0177-2621022 (O), Fax: 2621813

Professor Furqan Qamar

Vice-Chancellor
Central University
Dharamshala-176215
Himachal Pradesh 
E-mail: qamar.pc@gmail.com

Professor Ramakrishna Ramaswamy       
Vice-Chancellor
Hyderabad Central University
P.O. Central University Campus
Hyderabad-500046
Tel: 040-23010121
Dr. Rajan M. Welukar

Vice-Chancellor 
University of Mumbai 
M.G. Road, Fort, 
Mumbai - 400 032. 
Tel.:- +91 (22) 2265 6789/ 2265 0403 
Fax:- +91 (22) 2267 3579 
Email: vc@fort.mu.ac.in

Professor GSN Raju
Vice-Chancellor 
Andhra University 
Visakhapatnam - 530 003 
Andhra Pradesh, India 
Phone: 91-891-2844222, 2844333, 2755547 (O) 
Fax : 91-891-2525611 
E-Mail: vicechancellor@andhrauniversity.edu.in
Professor Ajaib Singh Brar
Vice-Chancellor
Guru Nanak Dev University
Amritsar-143005
Tel: 0183 2258811
Professor Ramakrishna Rao
35 Daspalla Hills
Visakhapatnam-530003
Professor Madhavan K. Palat

Chief Editor
Nehru Memorial Trust 
New Delhi  
E-mail: palatmk@gmail.com

Professor D.L. Sheth

YC-2, Sah Vikas Apartments
68, I.P Extension
New Delhi-110092 
Tel: 011-2223 1864 

Professor Akhtar Mehdi
Department of Persian Studies
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi - 110067
Professor A.R. Vasvi
National Institute of Advanced Studies 
Indian Institute of Science Campus
Bangalore – 560012
E-mail: arvasavi@gmail.com
Professor Gopal Guru
Centre for Political Studies
School of Social Sciences 
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi -110067
E-mail: gopalguru2001@gmail.com 
Professor Tridip Suhrud

Director
Sabarmati Ashram Preservation and Memorial Trust
Gandhi Ashram
Sabarmati
Ashram Road
Ahmedabad-380014.
Email: tridip.suhrud@gmail.com

Professor Partha Ghose
46, Satish Mukherjee Road 
Kolkata – 700025 
E-mail: partha.ghose@gmail.com
Shri Padamvir Singh, IAS (Retd.)

Westonel Farm
Near Aerocity, Village Barri, 
P.O. Mohali, Tehsil & Distt. Mohali,
Punjab

Shri Sadanand Menon
1, Elliots Beach Road
Chennai-400090
Shri S. Prasanna
Kavi Kavya Trust
Heggudu-577417
District Shimoga
Karnataka
Professor Susie Tharu
A-27/2, 1st Crescent Road 
AFOCHS 
Sanikpuri 
Hyderabad-500094
Email:susietharu@gmail.com
Professor Rukmini Bhaya Nair
Head of the Department
Department of Humanities
Indian Institute of Technology
 New Delhi-110067
E-mail: rukmini.nair@gmail.com
Professor Lokendra Arambam
Sagolband, Meinolane
Imphal-795001
Manipur
Professor Shiv Vishvanathan
Jindal School of Government and Public Policy
O.P Jindal Global University 
Sonipat-Narela Road.
Sonipat-131002.
E-mail: svcsds@gmail.com
Professor Sundar Sarukkai

Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities
Manipal University
Manipal-576104
E-mail: sarukkai@manipal.edu

Professor Sanjoy Hazarika
Saifuddin Kitchelew Chair 
Jamia Millia Islamia 
Centre for North East Studies 
Mulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar Marg 
New Delhi-110025
Professor B.S. Chimni
Centre for International Legal Studies
School of International Studies                               
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067
Tel: 011-26704375
E-mail: bschimni@mail.jnu.ac.in 
Professor Bijoy Boruah
School of Philosophy
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology
Delhi-110016
E-mail: bijoyabaruah@gmail.com
Professor Bettina Baumer
Samvidyalaya Abhinavgupta Research Library
Varanasi 
E-mail: bettinabaeumer@yahoo.com
Professor Pulapre Balakrishnan
Director (Economist)
Centre for Developing Studies
Prasanth Nagar
Ulloor
Trivandrum-695011
Tel-471-2442116.