CIBS welcomes new PhD candidate in Economic Geography, Swati Ravi
CIBS welcomes new PhD candidate in Economic Geography, Swati Ravi.
Her research interests revolve around the area of Life Sciences with a special focus on globalization and Foreign Direct Investments in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industry (a comparative analysis between EU countries and India).
Swati has a background in Applied Biotechnology. She holds a Masters in Applied Biotechnology from Uppsala University, Sweden. Her master thesis involved a study of University - Industry relationship and geography of entrepreneurship in Swedish Biotechnology Industry which was a part of a bigger project entitled: "Swedish Universities Innovation strategy carried out within the Biotechnology firms in Stockholm- Uppsala Life Science Cluster."
Swati also worked at the Nobel Museum AB research department where she was part of a sociological study of innovations in the field of medicine using Nobel Prizes in medicine as a proxy for excellent research before joining the University of Gothenburg.