Dr Molly Charles
Molly Charles completed a BA in Psychology (1981) in Kerala University. MA in Psychology (1986) and PhD in Anthropology (2006) from the University of Pune.
She was a founding member and adjunct Director of the National Addiction Research Centre until 1999. Consultant to different international and national agencies for undertaking research and monitoring and evaluation. Area of work has been Drug use, Drug Trade and Management of Drug Use, Organized Crime and HIV management. Publications include: Cannabis and Culture-Impact of Drug Policy on Drug Use and Drug Trade (2009), Drug Trade Dynamics in India (2004) and The Bombay Underworld: a Descriptive Account and It’s Role in Drug Trade (UNESCO, MOST, 2002)