Prateek Srivastava is the Executive Director of CRRSS and serves a the Senior Advisor for the Inequalities Mandate. Prateek is studying for an Advanced MSc. in Cultural Anthropology and Development Studies and has graduated with an MSc. in International Politics from KU Leuven in 2020. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Cincinnati, USA with honors in International Affairs. His research interests include politics, religion, migration, and feminism in South Asia.
He was the Scripps Howard Communication Fellow for the World Affairs Council in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, receiving a grant of $2000. Prateek serves as an advisor for several NGOs in India, Kenya. Prateek has published widely on South Asian politics, including his first book, Identity, and Diaspora.
The Univerity of Cincinnati awarded him, Undergraduate Research Achievement Award in April 2019 for the same. Currently, Prateek has been researching ethnic development and violence in South Asia as he prepares his manuscript for his upcoming book.
In his spare time, Prateek loves cooking and experimenting with new recipes and watched war movies.