Engage India: Association of Professors
Engage India: Association of Professors
Engage India: Association of Professors
Engage India: Association of Professors
Enhancing academic exchange between Canada and India
Engage India: Association of Professors
Engage India: Association of Professors
Enhancing academic exchange between Canada and India
Engage India: Association of Professors
Engage India: Association of Professors
Enhancing Academic Exchange Between Canada and India
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OUR TEAM

Engage India is currently led by the following Interim Executive Steering Committee. Formal elections will take place in 2020.
Amit Kumar, PhD, PEng

Amit Kumar, PhD, PEng

Interim President
Professor. Department of Mechanical Engineering; NSERC/Cenovus/Alberta Innovates Associate Industrial Research Chair in Energy and Environmental Systems Engineering; Cenovus Energy Endowed Chair in Environmental Engineering; Deputy Director, Future Energy Systems
Sandeep Agrawal, PhD, MCIP, RPP, AICP

Sandeep Agrawal, PhD, MCIP, RPP, AICP

Interim Executive Steering Committee Member
Professor and School Director, Associate Chair, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Vikas Mehrotra, PhD

Vikas Mehrotra, PhD

Interim Executive Steering Committee Member
A.F. (Chip) Collins Chair and Professor of Finance, Department of Finance and Statistical Analysis
Sunita Vohra, MSc, FRCPC, MD

Sunita Vohra, MSc, FRCPC, MD

Interim Executive Steering Committee Member
Centennial Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Director, Integrative Health Institute
Dominik Wujastyk, DPhil, MA, BSc

Dominik Wujastyk, DPhil, MA, BSc

Interim Executive Steering Committee Member [on sabbatical (2019-2020 academic year)]
Professor & Singhmar Chair in Classical Indian Society and Polity Arts, Department of History and Classics

INDIAN PARTNERS

The University of Alberta has a wide range of academic, industry and government partners in India. Below are some of our priority partners in the region.

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COMMENTS FROM INSTITUTIONAL LEADERSHIP

For more than a decade, India has been a country of focus for the U of A, and as such, substantial efforts have been made to build strong connections with academic, industry, and government organizations there. It is our professors who are at the heart of transcending national boundaries and working collaboratively to solve global problems for the public good.
Dr. David Turpin

Dr. David Turpin

President, University of Alberta

The University of Alberta views our relationship with India as a key one, and high priority in achieving innovative solutions to global issues such as the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. We are proud that many students and scholars from India have chosen U of A as their destination to study and work, enriching the academic and cultural diversity of our institution.
Dr. Cen Huang

Dr. Cen Huang

Interim Vice-Provost and AVP (International), University of Alberta

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Agreements with Indian Partners

800

Indian students on campus

60

Academic Staff with Degrees from India

1600

Joint Publications with Indian Institutions

Latest News

Keep up to date with the latest news on UAlberta-India relations.

Singhmar Lecture Series: Prof. Ulka Anjaria – The Vigilante is Back

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Time: 3:30 PM Location: Salter Reading Room, Humanities Centre 3-95, UAlberta North Campus The Department […]

Indian High Commissioner visits UAlberta

On October 2nd, 2019, His Excellency Vikas Swarup, High Commissioner of India to Canada visited the University of Alberta. By […]

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute Announces New Programmes for 2019-20

The Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute is pleased to announce programmes for the year 2019-20 administered by its offices in India and […]

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR MOBILITY AND RESEARCH ARE AVAILABLE

Partner Organizations