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Research Interests:
Social Sciences
Discipline: Sociology
Pillar / Cluster: Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Nilanjan is an Assistant Professor of Sociology. My research interests include Sociology of Work and Science Technology Studies. Within these major fields of Sociology and Science Technology Studies, she has written about topics such as Future of Work and Employability, Proactive Governance, Technological Adaption, Social Credit Systems, Credential Capital, Crypto Currency, Millennial Workforce, Collaborative Teams, Disruptive Innovation, Skilled Migration and Algorithms.

I have numerous publications in the field of Sociology, STS and Interdisciplinary research. Details can be found in my webpage.

I have several research grants both in the field of Sociology and Interdisciplinary research.
Social Mobility Foundation (LKY School of Public Policy, NUS) Grant (to begin in 2023)
SUTD Kickstarter Grant
SUTD Start-up Grant

Visiting Appointments
I will be a fellow at the LKY School of Public Policy (NUS) in their social mobility foundation initiative. I was a Visiting Scholar at Cambridge (2022), and previously at MIT (2016-2017) and Oxford (2018). She teaches Digital Sociology, Gender Sexuality and Society, Shaping Futures and Sociology of Social Networks and Social Capital. I won the Teaching Excellence Award at SUTD. She is a AHE Fellow (2020) and has a higher education teaching certificate from the Harvard Derek Bok Center (2020).