Neerja Chaturvedi, Ph.D.

Professor of History

(845) 398-4059
[email protected]
Office: 209  Maguire  Hall

Neerja Chaturvedi is a professor of history at St. Thomas Aquinas College.  She earned her Ph. D from Michigan State University, M.Phil from Jawaharlal NehruUniversity and B.A. (Hons) from University of Delhi. Her major field of study is colonial and post-colonial history.

Research Interest:  Imperialism, History of Modern India, Immigrant History and Globalization, Human Rights.  

Co-organizer: St. Thomas Aquinas Faculty Research Retreat.

Member of the Speaker Forum

Current Research: Globalization and its impact on cultures in South Asia. This research includes an examination of changing trends in education and their impact on socio-cultural shifts in India.