Anthropology Ph.D. student takes her research to new heights

Author: Carrie Gates

Mallika Sarma

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Notre Dame graduate student Mallika Sarma has done fieldwork in the mountains of Nepal and the forests of Congo.

She’s traveled to remote villages accessible only by helicopter, speedboat, or days of hiking.

She dreams of conducting research in space.

All in search of data on how humans adapt to extreme environments.

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Originally published by Carrie Gates at on April 19, 2018.