Research Manager, J-PAL South Asia
Sandhya Seetharaman is a Research Manager at J-PAL South Asia where she works across portfolios of Agriculture, Education and Labor Markets. Prior to joining J-PAL in 2019, she worked for over two years in Rural Technology Action Group, IIT Madras towards facilitating demand-driven technology solutions. She was a "Research in Development" Fellow over 2014-16 with Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, in which she worked towards introducing life cycle environmental assessment for their flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana.
Sandhya holds an M.Tech in Technology and Development from IIT Bombay and a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from Anna University, Chennai.