Royal Asiatic Society


The Royal Asiatic Society is UK registered charity number 209629. The Society is governed by an elected Council. Officers of the Council  usually serve for a three-year term  and members of the Council usually serve for a four-year term.

Members of Council (2024-25)

Dr N. PEABODY, President (2024-2027)

Dr G. JOHNSON, Vice-President (2022-2025)

Mrs E. ROBB, Treasurer (2022-2025)

Professor S. ANSARI (2024-2028)

Dr P. BASU (2022-2026)

Professor S. BHATTACHARYA (2021-2025)

Professor F. de BLOIS (2021-2025)

Dr R. BLURTON (2022-2026)

Dr B. BREND (2022-2026)

Dr G. JORAYEV (2024-2028)

Mr L. KNIGHT, MBE  (2022 -2026)

Dr R. LLEWELLYN-JONES, MBE (2022-2026)

Professor J. MAJEED (2024-2028)

Professor F. ROBINSON (2022-2026)

Dr J. SOKOLY (2024-2028)

Professor S. P. SUBEDI, OBE, KC (2024-2028)

Professor D. SWALLOW (2021-2025)

Dr W. TSAI (2023-2027)

Professor S. WHITFIELD (2023-2027)