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Ms Bipashyee Ghosh

Post:Research Assistant in Transitions Research (SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit)
Other posts:School Tutor (SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit)
Location:JUBILEE BUILDING JUB-330
Email:B.Ghosh@sussex.ac.uk
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Biography

Bipashyee is a researcher working on Deep transitions and Transformative Innovation Policy Consortium projects. She has successfully defended her PhD thesis titled "Transformations beyond experimentation : Sustainability transitions in megacities" working with Prof. Johan Schot and Dr Saurabh Arora.

In her docotral research, Bipashyee has studied urban mobility transformations in megacities in the Global South, particularly in India and Thailand. Using theories of sustainability experimentation, sustainability transformation and socio-technical imaginaries for urban transformation, her work explores the ongoing transitions in urban mobility systems and visions for smart cities in response to persistent sustainability problems like social inequality and climate change. 

She has completed her masters in Innovation Sciences from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), Netherlands. She worked in the NWO-WOTRO project on sustainability experiments in India and Thailand. She has an undergraduate degree in Economics from Jadavpur University (India). She also served as a social activist - raising awareness of climate change issues in India, working as an International Climate Champion (ICC), awared by British Council. 

Role

Researcher in Deep transitions and Transformative Innovation Policy Consortium research projects

Qualifications

Master of Science, Innovation Sciences from Eindhoven university of Technology, The Netherlands.

Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Jadavpur University, India