Faculty

The people who bring laurels to the department

PROFESSORS

Amba Kulkarni, M.A. (Sanskrit), M.Sc. (Maths), M.Tech (CSE, IIT, Kanpur), Ph.D.(Applied Linguistics, University of Hyderabad)  Bridging the gap between Science and Technology in Sanskrit Texts and the Modern Science and Technology, with special emphasis on Language Technology, Computer Science and Mathematics. (Head of the Department)

J.S.R.A. Prasad, Acharya (Navya-Nyaya), Shiksha-Sastry, Ph.D. (Navya-Nyaya, Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupathi) Philosophical, scientific and linguistic aspects of Ayurveda, Nyaya-Vaiseshika. Other interests include, Indian psychology, Ayurvedic concepts in Sanskrit literature, Science and Technology in ancient India.

EMERITUS PROFESSORS

Prof. Aloka Parsher-Sen, M.A. Ph.D. (History, University of London) – Ancient Indian History, Social History of Marginalized Groups, Gender History, History of Ancient Indian Concepts and Knowledge Systems, Environment, Science and Technology, History of Early Deccan and Heritage Studies.