Sitharamam Kakarala

Areas of Interest & Expertise

Socio-legal and Political Theory, Law and Culture, Human Rights Law, Comparative Law, Comparative Constitutionalism, The Developments related to the Languages of Human Rights in the Global South, Contemporary Social and Legal Theory, Comparative Studies


Ram is the Director of School of Policy and Governance at the University.

Ram teaches Law and Justice in a Globalizing World and Comparative Public Law/​Systems of Governance. He joins us from Glocal University, Uttar Pradesh where he was the Vice Chancellor. Prior to that, he was briefly a Visiting Professor at Azim Premji University, Bengaluru and for much longer periods a Professor at the Centre for Culture and Society and at the National Law School of India, Bangalore.