Mallika Sarma

Mallika Sarma

Mallika holds a B.S. in Psychology & Evolutionary Anthropology from the University of Michigan (2014). Her undergraduate research includes: the growth and maintenance of creativity in disparate environments, effects of STEM field stereotypes on mate choice, and mindfulness and health in immigrant populations. 

At Notre Dame, Mallika’s research focuses on human developmental plasticity, niche construction, and physiological adaptation to extreme environments, specifically high altitude environments. Mallika is currently a NSF Graduate Research Fellow and also holds the Notre Dame Dean's Fellowship. Mallika has advanced to candidacy.

Contact: 232 Corbett Family Hall,  msarma@nd.edu