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Staff Biography

[Photo: Ruth Kattumuri] Dr Ruth KATTUMURI
Co-Director, India Observatory

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Dr Ruth Kattumuri is Co-Director of the India Observatory. Dr Kattumuri is responsible for developing multi-disciplinary research and programmes of the India Observatory. With over two decades of experience in higher education in UK and India, Ruth has pioneered several innovative knowledge development programmes. Her research interests are in population and development issues including growth and inclusion; and climate change policy.

Research Interests:
  • Sustainable growth, inclusion and population development
  • Technology and innovation
  • Education, skills and employability
  • Equity and equal opportunities
  • Urban planning and development
  • Health policy
Current Research Projects:
  • Natural resources in a changing environment
  • Education, skills and employability
Selected Publications: