Interim Director, Associate Dean and Pegasus Professor
Kerstin Hamann, Ph.D. is an Associate Dean in the College of Sciences and Pegasus Professor in the School of Politics, Security, and International Affairs (SPSIA). She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science, a Master’s in Political Science, and a Master’s in West European Studies.
Director of Public Affairs
Leila Chacko is the Director of Public Affairs for the India Center at UCF. Her responsibilities include overseeing and developing programming for the India Center to broaden the awareness and understanding of contemporary India.
Puja Shanbhag is the Fall 2023 India Center. She is a senior at UCF pursuing an undergraduate degree in biology in the pre-professional track. Puja is a member of the College of Science Ambassadors and a frequent volunteer at Shepherd’s Hope clinic in Orlando.
Monica Singhania, Ph.D. is a Non-Resident Fellow with the UCF India Center. She earned her Ph.D. in finance from the University of Delhi in 2006. She is a Professor at the Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi.More Information