Areas of Study
Economic Sociology, Political Sociology, Social/Labor Movements, Development, State, Governance, Social Networks, Migration
Monika is a first year graduate student and University Presidential Fellow in the Department of Sociology. She received her Master in Sociology from University of Delhi, India (2016) and her Bachelor in Engineering also from India (2013). Prior to coming to Notre Dame, Monika worked as a research assistant on projects studying informal economy, labor and labor organization, social welfare schemes in India.
Her primary fields of inquiry are economic and political sociology with a special focus on labor movements.