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Department of International Relations
- 2015 Ph.D. - South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore
- 2009 M.Phil. - Political Science, University of Delhi
- 2007 M.A. - Political Science and International Relations, Ewha Womans University
- 2003 B.A. - Political Science and International Relations, Ewha Womans University
Teaching and Research Interests:
Development Studies, International Political Economy, Domestic Politics and International Relations of South Asia.
Academic Appointments/Professional Experience
Assistant Professor, Tokyo International University
Visiting Scholar, Asia Center, Seoul National University
Visiting Research Fellow, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore
Research Associate, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore
Fellowship & Grants
National University of Singapore Research Fellowship
POSCO Asia Fellowship
Selected Publications/Conference Papers
“Democratic Transitions in South Asia: Prospects and Problems in Afghanistan and Bhutan,” Comparative Democratic Studies, Vol.15, No.2 (2019): 151-75.
“Land Making and Industry Making in Tamil Nadu,” in Seeking Middle Ground: Land, Markets and Public Policy (Oxford University Press (2019), pp.169-86.
The State, Society, and Foreign Capital in India (Cambridge University Press, 2018).
“Politics of Foreign Direct Investment in South Asia,” Oxford Bibliographies in Political Science, online (2016).
“FDI in India: Ideas, Interests, and Institutional Changes,” Economic and Political Weekly, Vol.49, No.3 (2014): 66-71.