Research Team

The project draws together expertise from a range of institutions and organisations in South Asia, the UK and Australia.

It is led by Prof. Jonathan Goodhand (SOAS, UK/ Melbourne, Aus).

The Co-Investigators are Dr. Vagisha Gunasekera (CEPA, Sri Lanka), Dr. Pratyoush Onta and Dr. Bhaskar Gautam (Martin Chautari, Nepal), and Dr. Oliver Walton (Bath, UK).

Markus Mayer (Programme Manager – South and South East Asia, International Alert) will lead the project’s engagement with policymakers and practitioners.

Dr. Patrick Meehan (SOAS) and Dr. Sharri Plonski (SOAS) are post-doctoral research associates working on the project.