CSIS

Centre for South Indian Studies

Associates

ASSOCIATES

SANDEEP KUMAR P

Sandeep Kumar P is a research scholar in Applied Economics and Business Management. He is also an active participant in various social movements. As a writer, he contributes to various journals on socio-political issues in English and Malayalam. He is a regular participant in Malayalam TV debates on issues pertaining to national importance. Sandeep is also a member of various committees under the Ministry of Human Resources Development and Ministry of Health, Government of India. He is a Director in CSIS and is based in Kerala. 

Ch. KALYAN CHAKRAVARTHY 
Kalyan Chakravarthy is a finance professional. He served in the corporate sector & in the education sector for over two decades. He is currently serving as the Centre Co-ordinator of the Hyderabad chapter. 
 
DR. B. LAKSHMINARAYAANA
Dr B. Lakshminaryaana holds his Ph.D. in Biochemistry & has worked in the pharma industry esp in the area of vaccine development. He now offers his services as a Sr. Research Associate. 
 
P SHAILAJA
P. Shailaja has worked in the NGO health sector for over three decades. She is a Director at Samvit Prakashan & Media P Ltd. She is also a Research Associate at CSIS Hyderabad. 
 
NAGA VARMA
Naga Varma is a management professional in Human resources and has a decade of work experience. He currently works as a Research Associate at CSIS Hyderabad. 
 
KUMARESAN
 Kumaresan served in the advertising industry for over two decades. He is now the Centre Co-ordinator of CSIS Chennai operations
 
ARAVIND
Aravind has a decade of experience in academic and research work & is a research associate at CSIS Chennai. 
 
OM PRAKASH
Om Prakash is a research associate at CSIS Chennai. 
 
HARINARAYANAN
Harinarayanan holds a Master’s degree in History. He is an executive member of the Kerala History Congress. He is a Research Centre in CSIS Kerala. 
 
SUJITH VS
Sujith VS holds a post-graduate diploma in media studies. Having served in various media organizations, he is now working as a research associate at CSIS Kerala. 
 
SAHADEV KUNAPULI

Sahadev Kunapuli is a retired bank official. He is an Associate with the Centre for South Indian Studies, Hyderabad. He is a social media activist and his interests include contemporary history and current strategic affairs.

YVSS DIVAKAR RAO 
YVSS Divakara Rao is a Practicing Social Researcher and has 30+ years of experience. He is an academic Coordinator in CSIS.
 His areas of Interests are History of Order, Disorder and Crises-New Age Political Discourse, Irrelevance of Ideology and Popular Governance (un-academic Practices) and Rumor and Disinformation Campaigns in History.