Nicole Ranganath

Historian and Assistant Professor, Middle East/South Asia Studies Office: 152 Kerr Hall E-mail:

Nicole Ranganath, Ph.D. is a Historian and Assistant Professor in the ME/SA Program.  Her expertise focuses on the history of the South Asian diaspora.  She received her Ph.D. in history from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  She is the curator and historian who created the Pioneering Punjabis Digital Archive in collaboration with Yuba City’s Punjabi American Heritage Society.  For more information about the archive, visit: