Summer Institute Research Fellow
Niru Ghoshal-Datta is a Summer Institute Research Fellow and currently an undergraduate student at the University of California, Santa Cruz where he is majoring in Economics. He is extremely passionate about data-driven government, and previously served as a Research Intern for POPVOX where he had the opportunity to prepare materials for a Technology, Science, and Data Orientation for newly elected members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Before that, he conducted research projects with several Bay Area non-profits as part of a consulting organization at his university, and also spent two summers interning with California State Assemblymember Rob Bonta in Oakland. He is excited to get to work conducting quantitative research on public policy issues here in California.