Shana's research areas are comparative politics, political methodology, and political theory. She has interests in climate change, disasters, subnational governance, and public goods, with a particular focus in South Asia. She employs quantitative and qualitative methods, and her dissertation focuses on the politics of disasters through a subnational design on post-earthquake reconstruction in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal.

Thematic Interests

I am interested in public goods provision, development, equalization, political participation, and empowerment particularly in the context of post-disaster rebuilding and education.

Other Accomplishments & Recognitions

2020 - Fulbright US Student Program grant to Nepal


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