Dr Ronojoy Sen is currently a Senior Research Fellow in his second year, in the Religion and Globalisation in Asian Contexts cluster. He was appointed on 1 August 2013.
Dr Sen has worked for over a decade in leading Indian newspapers. He was last with The Times of India, New Delhi, where he was a Senior Assistant Editor on the editorial page. Dr Sen holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Chicago. He has an MA in International Studies from the University of South Carolina and a BA in History from Presidency College, Calcutta, India. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the National Endowment for Democracy, Washington, D.C. and the East-West Center Washington, and a Fellow of the International Olympic Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland. Dr Sen is the author of Articles of Faith: Religion, Secularism, and the Indian Supreme Court (Oxford University Press, 2010; paperback 2012). He has contributed to edited volumes and has published in several leading journals. He writes for The Times of India, The Straits Times and Today.
During his fellowship at ARI, Dr Sen will work on issues around religion, state and civil society in India.