Sadanand Dhume Biography
Sadanand Dhume is a popular American journalist and writer stationed in Washington D.C. Sadanand is the author of My Friend the Fanatic: Travels with a Radical Islamist, a travel narrative about the rise of fundamentalism in Indonesia, the world’s most famous Muslim country. He worked at the Asia Society as an inaugural Bernard Schwartz Fellow in 2007.
Sadanand writes a biweekly column on South Asia and India for WSJ.com since March of 2010. He focuses on foreign policy, economics, and the region’s politics. Before, he served as an Indonesia correspondent for The Wall Street Journal Asia and FEER as well as the New Delhi bureau chief of the Far Eastern Economic Review (FEER).
Sadanand Dhume Age
Sadanand Dhume was born in New Delhi, India. He is around 51 years old, although, he keeps his personal life confidential hence his exact date and year of birth are not available to the public.
Sadanand Dhume Height
Sadanand is a man of standard stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.72 m).
Sadanand Dhume Family
Sadanand was born and brought up by his caring and dedicated parents in New Delhi, India. However, Sadanand has also not shared much information with respect to his parents and/or siblings.
Sadanand Dhume Education
He attended Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and graduated with a master’s degree in international relations in the year 1999. He also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Delhi in 1990 and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University in 1996.
Sadanand Dhume Wife
He is gladly married to his stunning wife named Alyssa Ayres who works as the Dean of George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and became the first woman to hold the post. Alyssa became also a Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations for Southeast Asia, Pakistan, and India. The lovely couple stays in Washington D.C., United States of America.
Sadanand Dhume Salary
He pockets a decent salary of $79,860 per year. This is according to Wall Street Journal writers’ salaries.
Sadanand Dhume Net Worth
Sadanand Dhume has amassed a decent wealth over the years he has worked and has anestimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million.
Sadanand Dhume Career
Sadanand writes a biweekly column on South Asia and India for WSJ.com since March of 2010. He focuses on foreign policy, economics, and the region’s politics. Sadanand as well reviews South Asian and Southeast Asian fiction and nonfiction and contributes op-eds pegged to breaking news in the region.
Before that, he served as an independent writer and journalist from 2003 to March 2010. He worked at the Asian Society as Bernard Schwartz Fellow from 2006 to 2007. While there, he lectured, wrote, and researched political Islam in Asia as the Asia Society’s inaugural Bernard Schwartz fellow stationed in Washington, DC.
In January 2011, Sadanand joined American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C. as a senior fellow. Sadanand writes about foreign policy, business, society, and the South Asian political economy with a focus on India and Pakistan. Prior to becoming a senior fellow, he was a resident fellow from January 2011 up to July 2021.