Saswathi Natta is a Doctoral student at the University of Maryland. Her previous work includes a year long fellowship in the microfinance industry in India, experience at Lok Foundation as a Research Associate working with survey creation and data analysis, and as a Research Assistant at the Center for Advanced Study of India at Upenn working on MSME data from the Indian census and qualitative interiviews. She also has experience with the National Human Rights Comission of India, and at the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab. Saswathi also has 2 years of moderator experience leading discussion groups focused on social identity through the Sustained Dialogue Campus Network. She holds a B.S.E in Electrical Engineering and a certificate in South Asian Studies from Princeton University


Areas of Interest

  • Stratification
  • Inequalities
  • Social Policy


  • BS
    Electrical Engineering with a Certificate in South Asian Studies, Princeton University
Saswathi Natta
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