Ruth also holds the following positions:
- Co-Director of the India Observatory at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE);
- Co-Director/Principal Research Fellow at the Asia Research Centre at LSE.
- Cambridge Commonwealth Fellow.
Prior to joining LSE, Ruth was a Professor in Statistics and Computer Science in Madras, India.
With over two decades of experience in higher education in UK and India, Ruth has pioneered several innovative knowledge programmes.
- Population and development issues, including growth and inclusion;
- Climate change policy.