Sheeva is a first year doctoral student in the School of Communication. She is keenly interested in the research and practice of Communication for Social Change. Her specific interests include issues of gender, in particular of marginalized women in different societies. She has a degree in Communications Management from the Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad, India. She brings with her varied work experience from India including research on stereotypes about visual impairment, joint forest management with tribal communities, social impact assessments of development projects, and needs assessment studies.
Women at the Bottom in India: Women Workers in Informal Economy. South Asian Media and Cultural Studies Conference. 2015.