Pooja SenguptaResearch Associate
Pooja provides research and capacity building support for the National Rural Livelihood Project. Prior to joining 3ie, Pooja was a researcher for the Indian government’s National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj. She has provided technical expertise and capacity building assistance to state government officials and project implementation agencies. She has also worked on the DFID-funded, Skills for Jobs programme, with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Other research experiences include, work with poverty alleviation and public policy think tanks like Centre de Sciences Humaines and Indian Institute of Public Administration. Pooja has a Master’s in Geography from Jawaharlal Nehru University and a Master’s in Regional Planning from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. She has completed her BSc in Geography from Presidency College, Kolkata.