Uday Chandra is an assistant professor of government in the School of Foreign Service and a member of the India Initiative Faculty Advisory Committee. He is based at Georgetown University in Qatar.
International activities include:
- Recipient of the 2013 Sardar Patel Award for writing the best dissertation in a U.S. university on any aspect of modern South Asia.
- Held a prestigious research fellowship at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity in Goettingen, Germany.
- Published articles in the Law & Society Review, Critical Sociology, Social Movement Studies, New Political Science, Journal of Contemporary Asia, Contemporary South Asia, and the Indian Economic & Social History Review.