Anindya Sinha

Anindya Sinha is primarily based at the National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India. His early research concerned the social biology of wasps, population genetics of elephants and the classical genetics of human disease, which he pursued at the Indian Institute of Science and the National Centre for Biological Sciences, both in Bangalore. His research interests over the last two decades have been in the areas of animal behavioural ecology, cognitive ethology, population and behavioural genetics, and conservation biology, particularly of primates. He is also interested in the philosophy of biology, biology education and the popularisation of science in India.