Sayantan Mitra

Research Associate
He is primarily working on the Gender & Skills project in the Indian state of Odisha aimed at improving the female labour force participation, primarily overseeing fieldwork in Odisha, maintaining relationships with policy partners & conducting data analysis. He is also building relationships with policy partners and conducting scoping activities for a pilot on fostering evidence-based policymaking in the nutrition sector in collaboration with IFPRI. Previously, he has also helped out with field work for the NREGA Paydash project.

Before joining EPoD, he was a Research Fellow at IFMR LEAD and a summer intern at Grameen Bank & Trust, as well as a Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant in the Economics & Mathematics departments at his undergraduate college.

He has a Bachelors in Economics & Mathematics from the College of Wooster.