Dr. Jain, Angela


Senior Researcher

  • Berlin, Germany
nexus Institute for Cooperation Management and Interdisciplinary Research

Language skills

German
Native or bilingual proficiency (I have a speaking proficiency equivalent to that of an educated native speaker)
English
Professional / Full working proficiency (I can speak fluently on a range of topics and can deliver public presentations at a normal rate of speech)
Spanish
Elementary proficiency (I have a basic understanding of the language)
French
Elementary proficiency (I have a basic understanding of the language)

Last updated: 2015/03/03

Personal

Angela Jain (PhD)

  • Director 'Infrastructure and Society' at the nexus Institute for Cooperation Management and Interdisciplinary Research, Berlin
  • academic background in spatial planning
  • research focus on social-science oriented sustainability research, citizen participation in urban development and local governance in the South Asian context
  • from 2009 until 2013 she worked in the Indo-German research project "Sustainable Hyderabad", funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
  • from 2011 to 2012 she supervised the project “Governance and Participation in the Telangana Region” with Focus on Scenarios for Water Governance (2012), funded by the Foundation Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES), India

 


Case studies from Angela Jain

Solar powered schools

Hyderabad, India

Solar powered schools

The project aims at low-carbon power supply for public buildings and their neighbourhoods. more