Tarunjit Butalia

Tarunjit Butalia

Tarunjit Butalia

Research Associate Professor, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering


614 688-3408

119B Hitchcock Hall
2070 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH

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Areas of Expertise

  • Sikh Studies
  • South Asian Religions
  • Interreligious Dialogue

Dr. Tarunjit Singh Butalia has worked with the Interfaith Association for Central Ohio (IACO) for over 20 years. He currently serves as the Moderator of its Engagement Committee. He is co-editor of the landmark book “Religion in Ohio: Profiles of Faith Communities.” Nationally, he is a founding trustee of the Sikh Council for Interfaith Relations. He is a member of Board of Trustees of the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions. He also serves as a Special Advisor with Religions for Peace – USA and is its former Moderator. He is a Board member of the North American Interfaith Network. He has served on the board of the National Religious Coalition Against Torture as well as the World Sikh Council – America Region.

Link to Ohio University Press Website for Religion in Ohio: Profiles of Faith Communities