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Past Member

Nikhil Anand

Wolfensohn Family Member

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Anthropology, Geography

Home Institution

University of Minnesota
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Nikhil Anand’s research focuses on the politics and ecology of urban infrastructures, and the social and material relations these entail. At the Institute, he plans to explore how settlers and other marginalized residents overcome the structural exclusions of limited liberal government to claim water in Mumbai.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Social Science

Degrees

Stanford University
Ph.D.
2011

Appointments

University of Pennsylvania
2019
Associate Professor of Anthropology