Pavan Mamidi is the Principal Investigator for Law, Sociology, and Management and the Director of International Research Collaborations for the Centre for Experimental Social Sciences (CESS) Nuffield – FLAME University. Pavan is interested in investigating social norms, trust, pro-social behavior and behavioral ethics using laboratory experiments.
Previously, Pavan was a faculty member at IIM-Ahmedabad in the Business Policy area, where he taught courses on empirical research methods in the doctoral program, and negotiations and dispute resolution in several public policy programs for the government. He has also taught in policy programs for senior government officers, including IPS at the National Police Academy and IAS at LBSNAA in Mussoorie. He has held positions at IIM Bangalore, MIT (Sloan), the University of Michigan Law School, and Harvard Law School where he is an affiliated faculty at the Center on the Legal Profession.
Pavan has an LL.M. from Harvard Law School and a D.Phil in Sociology from the University of Oxford.