Alisha is a Programme Assistant at UNIDIR with the Security and Technology Programme. Before UNIDIR, Alisha worked with the Disarmament and International Security Affairs Division of the Ministry of External Affairs, in the Government of India, in the areas of Nuclear Non-Proliferation Policy, Export Controls and United Nations Security Council Resolutions. She has also worked as a Research Analyst at the Institute for Defense Studies and Analyzes for a Special Project on India's Defense and Aerospace Industry and Export Control System, and Alisha was a consultant for export controls at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry. She holds a master's degree in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School, Tufts University, and a B.A. with honors in Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick. She speaks English and Hindi.
Alisha's areas of expertise include nuclear disarmament, export controls, cyber conflict, emerging technologies and international security, international law.