Nishin Nathwani

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Graduate School Student

Contact:

115 Prospect Street, Rosenkranz Hall
nishin.nathwani@yale.edu

 

 

 

Education:

  • M.Phil., Political Science, Yale University, 2019 (expected)
  • M.A., History, Yale University, 2019 (expected)
  • A.B., Social Studies, Harvard University, 2015

Bio:

Nishin Nathwani is a Ph.D. candidate in the Political Science Department at Yale University. His academic interests lie at the intersection of forced displacement, gender, and critical theory. Prior to Yale, Nishin worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Switzerland, Lebanon, and Greece on sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) prevention and response and the protection of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) asylum-seekers and refugees.

Fields of Interest:

  • Political theory
  • Comparative politics