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FLAS Fellows

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: MA, Asian Studies.

Research Interests: Nepal and the Himalaya, the intersectionality of tourism and development, and the politics and economicsĀ of expedition mountaineering.

Language: Nepali

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: PhD, Soil and Crop Sciences.

Research Interests: Scaling of sustainable agricultural practices among smallholder farmers in India to improve soil health, resilience to climate change, and productivity.

Language: Hindi

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: MRP, City and Regional Planning.

Research Interests: Racial, gender, and economic inequalities in international planning, and how it balances them in terms of environmental concerns.

Language: Hindi

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: MA, Asian Studies.

Research Interests: China One-Belt-One-Road engagement in South Asia, comparative politics, transitional democracies, economic development and legal dispute resolution mechanisms.

Language: Nepali

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: MA/MS, Global Development.

Research Interests: Sustainable development, ecological design, agroecology, climate change, renewable energy, integrated landscape management.

Language: Nepali

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: PhD, Food Science and Technology.

Research Interests: International food science, food safety regulations, handling and preservation of fruits and vegetables, indigenous fermented-food technologies, and food assistance in global disaster relief.

Language: Hindi

FLAS Fellow 2020-2021

Degree: PhD, Near Eastern Studies.

Research interests: Jewish and Muslim diasporas, Sufism, and Persian literature.

Language: Persian