Curator & Historian

Nicole Ranganath, Ph.D. is a faculty member in the Middle East/South Asia Studies Program at UC Davis.  She is the curator and historian who created the Pioneering Punjabis Digital Archive in collaboration with Yuba City’s Punjabi American Heritage Society.  She teaches courses on various topics related to the South Asian diaspora. 

Dr. Ranganath welcomes feedback and contributions to the archive.  Contact her at