Ishani Debroy

External Consultant | idebroy at iihs dot ac dot in

2018    MA, English and Interdisciplinary Humanities Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities Manipal,

             Karnataka, India

2014    BA (Honours), English Studies Christ (Deemed to be University) Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Countries: India
States: Karnataka
Cities: Bengaluru, Kolkata
Languages: English, Bengali, Hindi

Ishani Debroy is part of the Word Lab at IIHS. She is an associate editor of the IIHS journal Urbanisation, working on manuscript management, first level checks and outreach, and works on planning the programming for City Scripts. She also provides editing and language support to teams at IIHS and teaches writing and editing at the Urban Fellows Programme. She previously worked as an editor with The Clean Copy where she edited articles and reports for organisations like Economic and Political Weekly; Centre for Energy, Environment and Water; Centre for Internet and Society and journals like the Indian Journal for Medical Ethics as well as theses and dissertations for independent scholars. She has a master’s degree in English and interdisciplinary humanities (philosophy and sociology) from the Manipal Centre for Humanities.


  • Writing Skill Lab – Word Lab



  • TESF Workshop on Journal Article Writing and Publishing
  • Land Records and Land Governance Project
  • Understanding and Improving Women’s Work on Digital Labour Platforms