Satpal Singh

Former Chairperson, World Sikh Council - America Region

Dr. Satpal Singh is a Founding Trustee of the Sikh Council for Interfaith Relations, a member of the Executive Council of Religions for Peace, USA, and a former Chairperson of the World Sikh Council - America Region. He often participates in interfaith dialogues on diversity, religion and peace, and has represented the Sikh faith in many forums, including delivering a prayer on peace and harmony along with Pope Francis and other interfaith leaders at the 9/11 Memorial in New York City. Dr. Singh speaks and writes on the issue of violence against women, and has participated in and chaired international panel discussions on the issue. Dr. Singh is a professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo, N.Y. He directs an annual summer-long research program at the University of Cambridge, U.K. He is a Visiting By-Fellow at the Churchill College of the University of Cambridge.