Research Fellow

PhD in Public Policy, Nanyang Technological University




Gayathri has a multi-disciplinary background in Biotechnology and STS. Her PhD research was on the role of universities in National Systems of Innovation. Her research interests include the politics of innovation, social construction of technology, education policy, and science, technology, and innovation policy.

Currently, Gayathri is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre where she is attached to the Chen Tianqiao Programme on Urban Innovation.


  • PhD in Public Policy & Global Affairs, Nanyang Technological University
  • MSc in Science and Technology Studies, London School of Economics
  • MSc in Biotechnology, VIT University