Arundhita currently works as a Researcher in the Research Wing in PRADAN since September 2019. She completed her PhD from Charles Sturt University, Australia. Her PhD focused on understanding the context of evaluation of complex multi-stakeholder projects from multiple perspectives and build new knowledge on a more integrative evaluation. Before starting her PhD in 2016, Arundhita worked as a Research Analyst in an Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) project which was working on enhancing livelihoods of small-scale farmers on the East India Plateau. Arundhita has a Bachelors and Masters in Philosophy from the University of Delhi.
Collaborating with PRADAN and organizing virtual field visits is a creative way to bridge the gap, in current times for students, between theory and practice; this may well-nigh be a complementary methodology that can be continued even after the crisis brought about by the pandemic has abated