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Cheryl Doss, Nikita Sud awarded title of Professor
Congratulations to Cheryl Doss and Nikita Sud who have been awarded the tile of Professor in the University’s most recent recognition of distinction exercise.
Cheryl is now Professor of International Development and Senior Departmental Lecturer in Development Economics. Cheryl is a development economist whose research focusses on issues related to assets, agriculture, and gender with a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa.
Nikita is now Professor of the Politics of Development. Nikita's research and teaching is centred on the politics of development; the neo-liberal transformation of postcolonial states and governance; and the political sociology, economy, and ecology of contemporary India.