Veda Patwardhan
M.A. in Global Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2011
B.A. in Economics, Fergusson College, University of Pune, 2007
Parrington
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vedavati@uw.edu

Vedavati Patwardhan started the Evans School Ph.D. program in Public Policy and Management in 2016. Prior to joining the program, she worked with Springer Nature as a project manager for German language publications. Vedavati earned a Master of Arts in Global Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she evaluated safe drinking water provision systems in rural India. Vedavati also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Fergusson College, University of Pune, India. Her research interests include international development, particularly the intersection of gender, nutrition and agricultural policies.

Specializations: 
Agricultural Economics
Gender
International Development