Dakshata Lingayat

Young Policy Professional

Office of Principal Scientific Adviser to the Govt of India, New Delhi

Background:

Work experience:

April 2020- Present:

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Working as a Young Policy Professional

September 2019-April 2020

IIT DELHI (SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY)
Worked as a Research Assistant

Internships:

May-June 2018: JHARKHAND STATE FOOD COMMISSION (2 Months)

Involved in the process evaluation of Mid-day Meal Scheme in Jharkhand with the special focus on evaluating operation, monitoring and grievance redressal mechanism of the scheme.
 

November-December 2018: SELCO FOUNDATION (1 Month)

Involved in the ecosystem development, mapping and rating the potential partners for education ecosystem.
 
Education:

2017-2019: M.A. Public Policy and Governance

AZIM PREMJI UNIVERSITY, Bangalore

 

2014-2017: B.A. Economics

FERGUSSON COLLEGE, SAVITRIBAI PHULE PUNE UNIVERSITY

Publication:
Understanding Citizens’ Movements, Aqdas, Mirza and Singh, Raj and Singh, Sonali and Lingayat, Dakshata, Understanding Citizens’ Movements (April 25, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3663252