Rishita Nandagiri
PhD Candidate, Department of Social Policy
London School of Economics and Political Science


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'field' work
2016-2017

about/
Rishita Nandagiri is a PhD candidate in the Department of Social Policy, the London School of Economics and Political Science. Her PhD research uses a mixed-methods approach to understand women's abortion and abortion-related decision-making in two districts in Karnataka, India. She holds an LSE PhD Studentship.

She is a GTA class teacher for SA101 Sociology and Social Policy in Michaelmas and Lent Terms, and for SA201 Research Methods for Social Policy in Michaelmas Term.

Rishita has over eight years of professional experience in sexual and reproductive health and rights policy and advocacy. She currently serves on the Board of the Women's Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR), and volunteers with Blank Noise.

supervisors/
Dr. Ernestina Coast
Dr. Tiziana Leone

education/
London School of Economics and Political Science
PhD Candidate in Social Policy
2015-2019 (expected)

European Peace University, Austria
MA in Peace and Conflict Resolution
2007-2008

Jyoti Nivas College, Bangalore University
BA in Communication, English Literature, and Psychology
2004-2007

contact/
r.nandagiri@lse.ac.uk

c/o Department of Social Policy
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE

@rishie_
the-quietude.com

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