Divya is a spatial design practitioner, researcher and academician based out of Delhi/Gurgaon. Her research pursuits revolve around formulating an integrated urban development framework that allows for a collaborative and structured way of envisioning, co-designing and co-producing our cities. She has been working across community partnered multidisciplinary engagements with a focus on placemaking through participatory art and co-design methods. She is currently teaching at the MDes Social Design programme at the School of Design, Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD). Being located within a university with social sciences and humanities as its core, the programme focuses on the role and application of design along with social sciences methods to create more accessible, inclusive and sustainable public services and systems.