Dr. Sanam Roohi
Sanam Roohi is a Marie Curie COFUND fellow at Max Weber Kolleg, Erfurt. She defended her thesis in anthropology from AISSR, University of Amsterdam in December 2016. Her research interests lie at the intersections of transnational migration, resource flows, socio-spatial mobility and changing regional political economy in South India. She is a core member of Feminist Peace Research Network. Outputs from her research include publication of a few book chapters and articles in journals including Modern Asian Studies, International Political Sociology and Ethnic and Migration Studies, apart from a co-produced film on diaspora philanthropy. At the WZB, she is working on a project comparing South-South and South North migration from two different regions in South India and its complex entanglements with spatio-temporal and social mobility in origin and destination countries.