Dr Rajanya Bose

School of Geography and Planning

Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Dr Rajanya Bose
School of Geography and Planning
C5, Geography and Planning Building
Geography and Planning Building
Winter Street
S3 7ND

Rajanya completed her PhD in 2023 in International Development at University of East Anglia, UK. For her thesis, she enquired into the class dynamics of agrarian change among Adivasis or indigenous people in India, studying their differentiated livelihood conditions and strategies, dispossession and politics. Prior to her doctoral work, she worked at Centre for Equity Studies, a human rights NGO in India, researching social inequalities, land dispossession, social and ethnic conflicts, and labour rights in India's informal economy. She has an MA in Development Studies from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India.

Research interests

Urban Inequalities, Young People's experience and aspirations, Digital transformations, Land and Labour Rights, Agrarian Change and Rural transformations, Sustainable Development.