Dr. Sneha Sharma

Degrees / expertise

Ph.D candidate at Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Germany (2015-present) M.Phil Planning and Development, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India (2012-2014) M.A Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India (2010-2012) B.A Sociology, Presidency University, Kolkata, India (2007-2010)

Professional experience

Post-Doctoral Fellow for Future Rural Africa Project at Department of Geography, University of Bonn

Teaching Assistant, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, July 2012 – July 2014

Research Scholar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India, July 2014-June 2015

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Detlef Mueller-Mahn, Department of Geography, University of Bonn Prof. Dr. Christoph Antweiler, Department of Southeast Asian Studies, University of Bonn

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Saravanan Subramanian

2020

Sharma, S..  2020.  Politics of Waste: Contestations, Practices and Geographies of Exclusion at a Dumping Site in Mumbai.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 

2018

Sneha Sharma.  2018.  Urban Ecologies in Transition: Contestations around Waste in Mumbai.  In: Jenia Mukherjee (eds.): Sustainable Urbanization in India : Challenges and Opportunities. Springer.   207-223. 

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Governance
  • Theories of Development
  • Politics & Democracy
  • Gender
  • Urbanisation
Research countries
  • India
Additional information

Working group : ZEF in the City (ZEFa research group) Critical urban studies on everyday urbanity, citizenship and the governance of informality in the Global South

Professional experience

Post-Doctoral Fellow for Future Rural Africa Project at Department of Geography, University of Bonn

Teaching Assistant, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India, July 2012 – July 2014

Research Scholar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India, July 2014-June 2015

Degrees

Ph.D candidate at Center for Development Research, University of Bonn, Germany (2015-present) M.Phil Planning and Development, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India (2012-2014) M.A Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India (2010-2012) B.A Sociology, Presidency University, Kolkata, India (2007-2010)

Doctoral research funded by

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Prof. Dr. Detlef Mueller-Mahn, Department of Geography, University of Bonn Prof. Dr. Christoph Antweiler, Department of Southeast Asian Studies, University of Bonn

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Saravanan Subramanian

Sneha Sharma

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change