Anjali Sharma

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Climate Change and Development
  • Energy Mitigation
  • Green Jobs
  • Just Transitions
  • Electric Vehicles

Biography

Anjali has worked most recently as a postdoctoral fellow at Johns Hopkins University, Maryland. She received her doctorate degree in Public Policy from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2020. She holds an MSc in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai.

The aim of her work is to inform just and equitable policies for a low-carbon world. Her current work examines whether and how electric vehicles can worsen health inequities across different social groups and geographies. 

Her doctoral dissertation involved modelling and evaluating the employment impacts of power sector decarbonisation in India. Anjali’s research has been published in peer-reviewed journals which include Energy Policy, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Review, and Energy for Sustainable Development.

In the classroom, she invites her students to evaluate and design strategies for just and sustainable development in a climate-constrained world. She encourages students to particularly analyse the challenges faced by developing countries in pursuing low-carbon development.

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