Nidhi Vij

Nidhi Vij

University of Mississippi


  • Open Government initiatives
  • Mobile technologies
  • Internet transparency

Brief Bio

Nidhi Vij is an Assistant Professor at the University of Mississippi.

With a background in economics, her research focuses on the use of Information Communication Technologies (ICT), especially mobile technologies in public administration and in social welfare policies in a global comparative context.

With prioritization of Open Government Initiatives, digitization, and internet transparency, she is interested in the impact of these new ideas on bureaucratic processes, collaborative governance, and community public participation.

She is also interested in developing impact evaluation designs and implementation for social programs.


  • Ph.D. Public Administration, Syracuse University
  • M.A. Economics, Delhi University, India
  • B.A. (with Honors) Economics, Delhi University, India