Centre for Development, Environment and Policy
Samira is a development economist and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Food Systems, Health and the Environment at SOAS, University of London where she is working on the Sustainable and Healthy Food Systems (SHEFS) project.
She is affiliated with the Centre for Development, Environment and Policy (CeDEP) at SOAS, as well as LCIRAH.
Her current research focuses on analysing the multi-level drivers of fruits and vegetables intakes, primarily using India’s National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO) household data.
Prior to pursuing her Ph.D. in Economics at The University of Adelaide, she was a research analyst at International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research (ICDDR, B) in Bangladesh.