Sarmila Bose is a journalist, academic and lawyer with a regional specialisation in South Asia. Her interests span history, politics, public policy and law. She has a particular commitment to independent journalism and access to justice. Sarmila was a journalist in India for many years and held academic posts in the USA, UK and India. She holds the PhD in Political Economy and Government from Harvard University and LLM from Columbia Law School. She is admitted to the New York bar and as a solicitor in England & Wales.