Emerging Leaders

Aprajita Kashyap

Assistant Professor, University School of Law and Legal Studies, GGS Indraprastha University, Delhi

Dr. Aprajita has around twelve years of research experience on different aspects of polity, governance, federalism and environment. She pursued her Masters and M.Phil from the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. Her PhD thesis on the theme “Brazil’s Environmental Policy and Programmes in the Amazon Region” demonstrated how the country’s unique federal polity had an impact on environmental policies and programs.

For the last five and a half years she has been working as an Assistant Professor at the University School of Law and Legal Studies, GGSIPU teaching theories of Political Science, International Relations, and Comparative Politics to the students of a five-year integrated law program. Teaching Environmental Management to students of the Post Graduate Management Program at the Institute of Management and Technology Ghaziabad facilitated a grounding in the important area of environment. In addition to her professional accomplishments, she has to her credit a number of publications and conference papers on environment and politics in India and Latin America.

Research Working Title:

Managing Diversities in Federations: Natural Resources Issues in Australia, Brazil and India