Janaki Srinivasan is a Co-Investigator for the Fairwork project in India. She is also an Assistant Professor at the International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIIT-Bangalore).
Her research examines the politics of information technology-based development.
Her work has shown how gender, class and caste shape Indian digital inclusion initiatives, focussed on community computer centres, mobile phones, identity systems and open information systems. Currently, she is exploring privacy, algorithmic control and the role of intermediaries in digital transactions. You can find a full list of her publications on her website.
For the Fairwork project, Janaki is involved with developing and implementing the research and fieldwork strategies in India.