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

President
Indian Institute of Advanced Study Society
Rashtrapati Nivas
Shimla 171005

 

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 S.N. Mohanty, IAS
Secretary
Department of Higher Education
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi 110 001
Tel: 011-23386451, 23382698 (O)  
Fax: 011-23385807, 23381355
Shri Sumit Bose 

Secretary
Government of India
Department of Expenditure
Ministry of Finance
North Block, Central Secretariat
New Delhi-110001

Professor Ved Prakash

Chairman
University Grants Commission
Bahadurshah Zafar Marg
New Delhi-110002
Tel: 011-23239628 (O) Fax: 011-23231797

Dr. P.S. Ahuja​    
Director-General
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research  
Rafi Ahmed Marg
New Delhi 110 001
E-mail: dgcsir@csir.res.indg@csir.res.in
Tel: 011-23710472, 23717053 (O), 24618851
Fax: 011- 23710618   
Professor S.K. Thorat

Chairman
Indian Council of Social Science Research
Post Box No.10528
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg
New Delhi-110067
Tel: 011 26179679 (O), 011-255454865
Fax: 011-26162516, 26179836

Professor Y.S. Rao

Chairman
Indian Council of Historical Research
35, Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi 110 001
E-mail: ichr.chairman@gmail.com
Tel: 011-23386033, 23384869, Fax: 23383421, 23387829

Professor Mrinal Miri        

Chairman                                                                      
Indian Council of Philosophical Research 
36, Tughlakabad Institutional Area             
Mehrauli Badarpur Road 
New Delhi-110062
Tel: 011 29051762, 26057387
Fax: 011 2242844
E-mail: mirimrinal@hotmail.com

Shri A. Sethumadhavan

Chairman
National Book Trust, India
Nehru Bhavan
5, Institutional Area, Phase – II
Basant Kunj
New Delhi-110070
Tel: 011-26707732
E-mail: nbtindia@ndb.vsnl.net.in

Professor Viswanath Prasad Tiwari

President
Sahitya Akademi
Rabindra Bhavan
35, Ferozeshah Road
New Delhi-110001
Tel: 011 23386626/27/28 Fax: 011 23382428

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.