Research Manager, J-PAL South Asia
Suddhasatwa Bhattacharya is a Research Manager at J-PAL South Asia. She manages research projects at the intersection of Gender and Policing, and provides policy support on scale-up conversations.
Prior to this, she has managed pilot projects within the IDEA network, and a portfolio of RCTs and pilot projects across sectors like Crime Violence and Conflict, Agriculture, Labor Markets and Political Economy/Governance. She previously worked as a Senior Research Associate on the Madhya Pradesh Police project on evaluating URJA Women's Help Desks.
Before joining J-PAL in 2018, she worked in HSBC as a business analyst. Suddhasatwa holds Master's degrees in Economics from the University of Virginia and Jadavpur University.