I am a historian of South Asia, with research and teaching interests in modern South Asian history, legal history, transnational history and law and empire. At present, I am a Prize Fellow in Economics, History, and Politics at the Centre for History and Economics at Harvard University.
I received my Ph.D. in history from Princeton University in 2018. I also hold a bachelor's degree in arts and law (B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) (JD equivalent) from the National Law School of India University and a master's degree in law (LL.M.) from the Yale Law School. From 2010 - 2012, I served on the faculty of the NLSIU, teaching courses on legal history, property law and comparative law.