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archaeologist , educator

Himanshu Prabha Ray, Indian archaeologist, educator. Recipient Gold medal School of Archaeology, Delhi, 1972, Commonwealth scholarship Commonwealth, London, 1979, Homi Bhabha fellowship Homi Bhabha Council, Bombay, 1986. Warden J.N. University, New Delhi, since 1994. Member Society for Maritime History (secretary 1995), Indian History Congress (life), Indo Pacific Prehistory Association.

Background

Ray, Himanshu Prabha was born on August 15, 1947 in Delhi, India. Daughter of Krishan Lal and Raj Kumari (Pathak) Suran.

Education

Bachelor, Panjab (India) University, 1969. Master of Arts, Panjab (India) University, 1971. Master of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 1984.

Career

Research assistant Indian Council for History Research, New Delhi, 1977-1979. Assistant professor Jawaharlal Nehru University, since 1980. Consultant National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies, New Delhi, 1992-1994, Maison De L'Orient Mediterraneen, Lyon, France, 1993-1994.

Membership

Warden J.N. University, New Delhi, since 1994. Member Society for Maritime History (secretary 1995), Indian History Congress (life), Indo Pacific Prehistory Association.

Connections

Married Debdutta Ray, December 29, 1976.

father:
Krishan Lal Suran

mother:
Raj Kumari (Pathak) Suran

spouse:
Debdutta Ray