Mounika Neerukonda is a Research Assistant at Fairwork in India. She is also a student of the Integrated Masters of Technology (iMTech) programme at the International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIIT-B).
Her research interests include collective action in the gig economy, disability studies and gender studies. She recently co-authored the papers Creating an Accessible Technology Ecosystem for Learning Science and Math: A Case of Visually Impaired Children in Indian Schools (MCHV-INAIS workshop, 2019), with Supriya Dey, Vidhya Y, Suprgya Bhushan and Amit Prakash, and Are Technologies (Gender)-Neutral?: Politics and Policies of Digital Technologies (ASCI Journal of Management, 2018), with Bidisha Chaudhari.
For the Fairwork project, Mounika is gathering evidence about platform work conditions in India and analysing primary data.