Renu Singh, PhD is a Scholar at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law within the Global Health Policy & Politics Initiative. Dr. Singh is also a Research Assistant Professor within the Division of Public Policy and a Junior Fellow at the Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. As a political scientist and microbiologist by training, she aims to bridge the worlds of science and policy through her research on comparative social policy, global health security, and the political economy of health. Dr. Singh’s interests are inspired by her time working as a Fulbright Fellow in Berlin, as a DAAD Scholar for the Helmholtz Zentrum and the Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy in Munich, for the Environmental Investment Organization and LSE Enterprise in London, and for Senator Edward M. Kennedy in DC.
Dr. Singh received her PhD and MA in Political Science from the Department of Government at Georgetown. She also has an MS in Public Policy and Administration from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BS in Microbiology and BA in Political Science (summa cum laude) from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.