University of Wisconsin–Madison

Siddharth Menon

PhD Student


M.A., Geography, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2018

Graduate Certificate in Development Studies, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2018

B.Arch., Architecture, University of Mumbai, 2011

Research Areas

Economic Geography, Political Ecology, Cultural Geography, Science & Technollogy Studies (STS), Development Studies, Urban Studies, South Asia 

Current Research

Working on an ethnography of concrete as a building construction material in peri-urban Kochi, Kerala in southern India to highlight the social relations facilitated and encompassed by concrete

Courses Taught

Spring 2019, Teaching Assistant, INTL ST 101- Introduction to International Studies

Fall 2018, Teaching Assistant, GEOG 101- Introduction to Human Geography



Center for South Asia

Holtz Center for Science & Technology Studies

Center for Culture, History, and Environment (CHE)

Contact Information


Mailing Address:

Geography Department
550 N Park St
Madison WI 53706-1404


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