University of Wisconsin–Madison

Oindrila Chattopadhyay

Advisor: Gregg Mitman

Oindrila Chattopadhyay


I explore the environmental consequences of human actions and, in turn, their effects on human health on a transnational scale.

I have previously worked on the intersections of environment, health and human perceptions in the context of India, and more specifically West Bengal.


B.A., In History from Jadavpur University, India
M.A., In History from Jadavpur University, India
M.Phil., – In Development Studies with Specialization in History from the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata, University of Calcutta


  • U.S. History (19th-20th centuries), History of Environment, Science and Medicine