University of Wisconsin–Madison

Ritodhi Chakraborty

Graduate student (Ph.D.)


M.A., Global Environmental Policy, School of International Service, American University (DC, USA)
B.S., Environmental Studies and Biology, Manchester College (IN, USA)

Current Research

Exploring the impact of migrant youth networks on rural mountain communities in the Himalayas (in terms of climate change adaptation), and comparing that against national/state Climate change adaptation policy effectiveness.


The School for Field Studies (SFS)
Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies (ANHS)

Awards and Honors

2014 Sustainability Innovation in Research and Education (SIRE) award recipient

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Geography
550 N. Park Street
Madison, WI 53706

Phone: (847) 868-5062