Pradeep Chhibber
Professor and Indo-American Community Chair in India Studies

Pradeep Chhibber studies party systems, party aggregation, and the politics of India. His research examines the relationship between social divisions and party competition and conditions that lead to the emergence of national or regional parties in a nation-state. Pradeep received an M.A. and an M.Phil. from the University of Delhi and a Ph.D. from UCLA. He is currently the Indo-American Community Chair in India Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.

Political parties and social cleavages, the politics of economic reform, and the extent to which gender based inequalities influence participation by women in electoral politics in India.
Ph.D., UCLA, 1991