Shambhu Oja

Senior Lecturer


Shambhu Oja teaches all levels of Nepali language courses at Cornell. Shambhu also designed, developed, supervised and has taught the Intensive Summer Nepali Program at Cornell since 1987. He is the co-author, with Banu Oja, of A Beginner's Primer for Nepali Conversation and Grammar, and a Nepali-English, English-Nepali Glossary, and is currently developing an advanced level Nepali glossary. In Spring 2001, Shambhu received a Clark Distinguished Teaching Award.


  • With Banu Oja, A Beginner’s Primer for Nepali Conversation and Grammar
  • With Banu Oja, Nepali-English, English-Nepali Glossary