Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae *December 2013*

Education and Professional Appointments

PhD Economics, 2008 (University of Houston)
 
MA Economics, 2002 (Delhi School of Economics)

Research Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

 

Research Fellow, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM)

 

Research Affiliate, Insights on Immigration and Development (INSIDE)


Previous Academic Employments

Cornell University, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Ithaca, NY
07/2010 -- 12/2011: Post Doctoral Research Associate

Dartmouth College, Department of Economics, Hanover, NH
09/2009 -- 06/2010: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Ohio University, Department of Economics, Athens, OH
08/2008 -- 08/2009: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

University of Houston, Department of Economics, Houston, TX
08/2003 -- 08/2008: Teaching Fellow/Graduate Assistant


Past Seminar and Conference Invitations & Academic Visits (2010--2012)

Paris School of Economics, Paris, France, December 1, 2010

Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse, France, December 2, 2010

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, December 7, 2010

International Institute of Social Studies, Hague, Netherlands, December 9, 2010

DIW Berlin, Berlin, Germany, December 10, 2010

International Growth Center - Bihar Growth Conference 2010, India, December 17--18, 2010

Fordham University, Bronx, NY, January 18, 2011

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, January 24, 2011

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, February 1, 2011

Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, March 11, 2011

University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, March 18, 2011

WSH Evaluation Workshop, Center of Evaluation for Global Action , UC Berkeley, March 31 -- April 1, 2011

IZA/CEPR European Summer Symposium in Labour Economics, Buch am Ammersee, Germany, August 31 -- September 3, 2011

International Growth Center--Growth Week Conference, London, UK, September 19 -- September 21, 2011

International Growth Center - Bihar Growth Conference 2010, India, December 14--15, 2011

University of Houston, Houston, TX, April 17, 2012

NBER's Universities Research Conference on "Insurance Markets and Catastrophe Risk", Boston, May 11--12, 2012

Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD), London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK, June 18 -- July 30, 2012

Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London, London, UK, June 25 -- June 29, 2012
 
Asian Development Research Institute (ADRI), Patna, Bihar, India, August 17, 2012
 
Institute for Human Development (IHD), New Delhi, India, August 24, 2012

Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London, London, UK, September 27 -- September 28, 2012

Past Seminar and Conference Invitations & Academic Visits (2013)

Pacific Conference for Development Economics (PacDev), March 9

The World Bank (DECRG), March 13

University of Arizona, March 22

Vassar College, March 29

University of Connecticut (Ag-Econ), April 5

Boston University, April 22
 
Brandeis University, April 24

Colgate University, May 3

Deakin University, May 28

Monash University, May 29

University of New South Wales, May 31
 
The Australian National University, June 3

University of Sydney, June 4
 
International Food Policy Research Institute (Applied Microeconomics and Development Seminar Series), June 20

Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi, India, June 25 -- July 7

Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi, India, July 29 -- August 11

2nd IGC South Asia Growth Conference, Delhi, July 18--19

Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi, August 2

Delhi School of Economics, August 8

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, August 12

Education Department (Government of Bihar), Patna, August 19

Northeast Universities Development Consortium Conference--Harvard University, November 2--3

NBER's Education Program Meeting, Chicago, November 14--15

4th IGC-ISI India Development Policy Conference, December 17-18

1st INCLUDE – International Network studying Caste in Labour markets, Underachievement and DEvelopment, ADRI, Patna, December 22

Upcoming Seminar and Conference Invitations & Academic Visits (2014)

Texas A & M University, March 26

Sam Houston State University, March 27