Jyoti Thakur

Jyoti Thakur

Associate Fellow

Jyoti Thakur is an Associate Fellow in the States, Sectors, Surveys, and Impact Evaluation Unit at NCAER. She has earlier worked at various research and academic institutions, including as a Guest Faculty at Gautam Budh University; as a Research Assistant at Tata Institute of Social Sciences; and as a Project Officer, Health and Education, at Praja Foundation.

She has a Master’s degree in Social Work with specialisation in Rural Development from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, and a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Miranda House, University of Delhi. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Development Studies from the Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore.

OPINION | Deccan Herald
Persisting gender gap in STEM jobs 
Jyoti Thakur
March 9, 2024 | NCAER

OPINION | Deccan Herald
Deciphering barriers, leveraging opportunities
Jyoti Thakur and Poonam Munjal
January 5, 2024 | NCAER