Swarnika Sharma

Intern | swarnikas at iihs dot ac dot in


2017    MSc, Ecology and Environment Studies, Nalanda University, Bihar

2015    BSc, Environmental Science and Psychology, DSVV, Haridwar


Swarnika Sharma is an environmental researcher with varied interest areas, including urban ecology, animal-human interactions and dog cognition.  She completed Research Assistantship on a NATCOM project on Wildlife-Human Conflict and Climate Change at Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru. She has also written popular science columns for The Weather Channel (weather.com).


Swarnika is currently volunteering actively with the Charlie’s Animal Rescue Centre, Bengaluru. She interned with the Pyro Technologies, Bengaluru during her Masters.


At IIHS, Swarnika is interning with the Practice team.