Humanities & Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology – Madras
Sarabjeet Dhody Natesan is the Associate Professor of Social Sciences.
Sarabjeet received her Ph.D. in Management from IIT-Madras, M.S. in Industrial Management from New Jersey Institute of Technology / Rutgers University – New Jersey, MBE from Delhi University and B.A. (Honours) in Economics from Jesus and Mary College.
After her Master’s program at the US, she worked as a Consultant at the UNCTAD, UN, New York City. Her return to India was marked with an entrepreneurial journey to support setting up an innovative design and manufacturing engineering firm. She has taught at Delhi University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, Indian Institute of Management-Indore at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Her area of research is in the interdisciplinary field of economics and policy implementation. Her research is exploring migration and its economic and social effects and looking at the effects of aging on populations. Using quantitative and qualitative methods in evaluating policy learning and outcome evaluation and establishment of contextual factors affecting implementation, her current research is on the role of implementers in efficient and effective policy outcomes. She has researched and published on MGNREGA and its implementation.
Sarabjeet’s journey to Krea reaffirms her faith in the power of undergraduate teaching and scripts her interest in co-creating interdisciplinary spaces and capacities for young impressionable minds. She is currently working on her first book on her diverse life experiences.