South Asia Center FLAS Fellow: Summer 2019, Academic Year 2019-20
Parijat obtained his B.A. in Political Science from The Ohio State University in 2015, after which he went on to serve for the William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India through the American India Foundation. His research interests include postcolonial theory, neo-liberalism, environmental studies, development studies and border and resource conflict in the Himalayan regions. His languages of interest are Hindi, Urdu, and Nepali.