Ph.D., Philosophy, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, 1999-2005
Ph.D, Philosophy, Pondicherry Central University, Pondicherry, India, 1993-1998
M.A. Philosophy, National College, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India, 1990-1992
B.Sc. Physics, Bishop Heber College, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India, 1987-1990
Social and Political Systems
Indian Medical Ethics
Indian Philosophy and Culture
Ms. Josephine Antony - Digital Divide: Equity in Education - Ongoing
Ms. Anjana Raghavan - Cosmopolitanism and Bio-politics - Ongoing (Co-guide: Dr. Jyotirmaya Tripathy)
2013-2016 European Union funded Erasmus Mundus IBIES Consortium (6 EU & 13 Indian Univs.) - Co-coordinator, IIT Madras (Coordinator - Aarhus University, Denmark) - Value: 2.699 Million Euros
2010-2011 Prestigious European Commission project for Establishing Contemporary EU Study Centres in India- Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras. Value: 196000 Euros
Journal Articles – International and Refereed:
Josephine, A. and Sudarsan P. "Digital Divide and Equity in Education: A Rawlsian Analysis" in Journal of Information Technology Case and Application Research, Ivy League, USA (Volume 12 Number 4, 2010). pp. 37-62.
Review Article- Philip Walsh, Skepticism, Modernity and Critical Theory, New York: Palgrave –Macmillan, 2005, Human Studies, Netherlands: Springer Publications, (January 26, 2007) Vol. 29, No. 3. (September 2006), pp. 405-412. (online edition)
"Mental Health: Education and Society," NAMAH Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 7, Issue 1, India, August 1999. pp. 17-28.
"Illocutionary Acts and Communicative Action," The Philosophical Quarterly, North Maharashtra University, Vol. IV, No. 3-4, July-October 98, pp. 103-122.
"The Logistics of Argumentation: Habermas and Nyaya – A Comparison," Indian Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. XXXVI, No. 3, July 99, pp. 357-368.
"Habermas and Critical Social Theory," Indian Philosophical Quarterly, Vol. XXV, No. 2, I, April 98, pp. 253-266.
Book Chapters – International and Reputed Publishing Houses:
Sudarsan, P. "Rajaji – The Republican Statesman", in Icons ands Illusionists: The Role of Lawyer Statesmen in Constitutional Democracy, Eds. William Pederson, New Delhi: Pencraft International (December 2013)
Sudarsan, P. "Cultural Diversity and the European Union", European Union in Changing International Order: Issues and Concerns, ed. Jayaraj Amin, Delh: Kaveri Publishers, 2013.
Sudarsan, P. "The Paradox of Doctrinnaire Violence and Non-violence" Schottli, J. Zajączkowski, J and Thapa, M. (eds.) India in World Politics and Economy, New Delhi: Routledge, 2013.
Sudarsan, P. "Imagining India: The Interplay of the Cosmopolitan and the Vernacular", Gupta, S. and Sudarsan. P (eds.) Politics in the Global Age: Critical Reflections on Sovereignty, Citizenship, Territory and Nationalism, New Delhi: Routledge (Forthcoming December 2013)
"Unity in Diversity – Indian Cosmopolitan Idea" in Routledge Handbook of Cosmopolitanism, (ed.) Gerard Delanty, London: Routledge (May 2012)
"Lincolnian and Gandhian Images of Justice", Abraham Lincoln Without Borders: Lincoln's Legacy Outside the United States, Eds. Jyotirmaya Tripathy, Sura P. Rath and William D. Pederson, Pencraft International, New Delhi, 2010. pp. 78-94.
Josephine, A. and Sudarsan, P. "Rawlsian Perspective on Equity in Indian Education," in Equity and Education in India: Policy, Issues and Challenges, Ed. D. Parimala, New Delhi: Kanishka Publishers, 2010. pp. 205-222.
"Civil Society in Indian Culture: Its Presuppositions, Problems, and Projects," The Enworlded Subjectivity: Its Three Worlds and Beyond, Ed. R. Balasubramanian, Ed. Volume in Series: Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy and Culture (PHIPSPC), Center for Studies in Civilizations, New Delhi, India. Pp. 87-139. (March 2006)
Encyclopaedia Articles – International:
ASIAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA, Eds. Huping Ling and Allan W. Austin, M.E. Sharpe, New York (November 2009)
Indian Americans and Political Empowerment
Indian American Press
Indian American Religious Movements
Encyclopedia of Love in World Religions, Ed. Yudit Greenberg, ABC-CLIO, California (2008)
On Medieval Islamic Philosophy
On Sexual Pleasure in Islam
Edited Book Volumes:
Tripathy, J. and Sudarsan, P. (eds) Democratization and Cultural Diversity: Contestation and Consensus, Routledge, 2013.
Gupta, S. and Sudarsan, P. (eds) Politics in the Global Age: Critical Reflections on Sovereignty, Citizenship, Territory and Nationalism, Routledge, 2014