Natasha Jha is a postdoctoral research associate with the Ford Program in Human Development Studies and Solidarity at the Kellogg Institute For International Studies. Her research focuses on human capital formation, gender and the role of institutions. She is also interested in examining the environmental impact of agricultural policies. 

Previously, Natasha worked as a research associate at the Indian School of Business. She received a PhD in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University in August 2023.