Prof. Lavanya Suresh

Associate Professor
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Public Administration, Political ecology, Decentralization
Cabin no. K108
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India

PhD Scholars


1. Name of Scholar: Vinay Sankar P; Thesis Title: Political Ecology of Small Freshwater Bodies in Central Kerala (Graduated) (Supervisor)

2. Name of Scholar: Kopal Khare; Thesis Title: Political Economy of Rural Sanitation in India (on-going) (Graduated)(Supervisor)


3. Name of Scholar: Anwesha Mohanty; Thesis Title: Integrating Women’s Knowledge into Environmental Governance (on-going) (Supervisor)

4. Name of Scholar: Ravi Bhushan, Thesis Title: Remote Sensing enabled Public policy analysis of air-pollutants in peri-urban environments: An Indo- Australian case study - RESPIRE (on-going) (Supervisor)

5. Name of Scholar: Ponnapalli Siri Varshini PhD course work) (supervisor)

6. Name of Scholar: Cheriyachan B Mattam (PhD course work) (supervisor)

7. Name of Scholar: Anusreeta Dutta (PhD course work) (supervisor)