PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017-               Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras

2014-2017       Assistant Professor, Madras School of Economics, Chennai

2013-2014       Lecturer, Madras School of Economics, Chennai

HONORS, GRANTS, AND FELLOWSHIPS

2016 - Recipient of Prof. Raghuram Rajan’s “Young Scholar Grant Programme” to participate NBER Summer Programme, Boston, MA, USA

2016 - Member, Program Committee, APAIS International Conference on Applied Science and Engineering, Jeju National University International Center, Jeju Island, Korea

2014- Policy Determinants of Household Economic Development (PDHED), Sponsored by the University of Alberta, Canada and MS Swaminathan Research Foundation, Chennai, India

2014- Attended India China Young Scholars Forum on “Indo-Syno Relations and Asia-Pacific Security Pattern” Academy of World Watch, Shanghai, China

2013- Member, Advisory Board for the Cappadocia Series, International Energy Economics and Policy Conference 2013, Cappadocia, Nevsehir, Turkey

2013- Received “Excellence in Ph.D. Research Award 2012-2013”, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

2010- JSPS Student Exchange Program for East Asian Young Researchers. GSID, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

TRAINING/WORKSHOP PARTICIPATED

Climate Change I-V-A Workshop, Ministry of Environmental and Forest, Government of India, 2014

CoE meeting at Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India, 2013

Workshop on “India Technology Vision 2035: Brainstorming Meet on “Science & Technology Perspectives for Changing India”, IIT Bombay, 2011

Workshop on "Air Quality Modeling to Improve the Decision Making Process for Air Quality Management", Organized by National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) & United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), supported by MoEF, New Delhi; CPB, New Delhi & Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Dukes Retreat, Khandala, India, 2010

Consultation Meet on “Towards Climate Change Adaptation: The Roadmap for Mumbai”, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai, Maharashtra , India, 2009

National Workshop on "Indian Network of Climate Change Assessment (INCCA)", The Ashok, New Delhi, organized by Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India, 2009

Breaking the Climatic Deadlock: Towards New Climate Policy for India, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 2009

Network on policy-relevant research in energy efficiency- with a focus on CFLs, Prayas Energy Group, Pune, Maharashtra, India, 2009

Training Workshop on Climate Change Scenarios,  Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, Maharashtra, India, 2007

Research Methodology in Labour Economics, V.V. Giri National Institute of Labour Economics, Noida, India, 2006

HONORARY WORKS AND REVIEWER OF ACADEMIC JOURNALS

Journal of Economic Studies, Journal of Economic Modelling, Academic of International Business (AIB), Economic and Political Weekly (EPW), Sage-Open, Economic Bulletin, International Journal of Global Energy Issues, International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, Indian Journal of Economics, Journal of Economics and International Finance, Madras School of Economics Working Paper Series, Indian Journal of Economics, Sarvekshana and ISEC Working Papers, Lakes & Reservoirs: Research and Management

OTHER ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES 

Hon. Coordinator of Website and Publications and Life Member, Forum for Global Knowledge Sharing, www.fgks.in

Scientific Committee Member, 4th International Conference on "Poverty and Sustainable Development (ICPSD), The International Institute of Knowledge Management, Colombo, Sri Lanka, (2017)

Invited Speaker, Refresher Course (Economics, Batch XIV) on “Economics and Econometrics: Use of Economic Theory and Econometrics in Analyzing Indian Economic Problems”, Department of Economics, Madras University, Chennai, (2017)

Member, Monitoring Committee for MSE-CUTN, Central University of Tamil Nadu, India (2017)

Seminar Coordinator, MSE Seminar Series, Madras School of Economics, Chennai, (2015-2017)

Member, Center for Excellence in Environmental Economics, Madras School of Economics, Chennai (2015-2017)

Faculty Advisor for the M.Sc. Students Batch 2015-2017 of Actuarial Economics Programme at MSE, Chennai

Conducted workshop on “Demand Analysis and Production Functions Using STATA, SRM University, Chennai, 2015

Conducted training programme on “Time Series Econometrics and Applications” for the senior level IES officers of Ministry of Finance, Government of India at MSE Chennai, 2014

Faculty Advisor for the M.Sc. Students Batch 2013-2015 of Actuarial Economics and Advance Quantitative Finance Programme at MSE, Chennai

Actively participated in organizing conferences and seminars at IIT Bombay from 2007 to 2012

Volunteer at Sevamandir, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India, 2006