DR. Sujit Bhattacharya

Prof. AcSIR
Senior Principal Scientist

National Institute of Science 
Technology and Development Studies


Sujit Bhattacharya is PhD from Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, MSc (Physics) from Delhi University, Associateship in Information Science from CSIR-NISCAIR (previously INSDOC). Presently Professor in AcSIR (Academy of Scientific Research & Innovation) and Senior Principal Scientist in CSIR-NISTADS and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Scientometric Research (Wolters-Kluwer). His research focus is in Science and Technology Policy Studies, Scientometrics, and  IPR in the context of Research, Innovation and Development. He has over Twenty years of research experience and was Professor (on deputation from NISTADS) in the Jawaharlal Nehru Uinversity (Centre for Studies in Science Policy) during 2007-2009. Among other academic assignments include being the Governing Body Member of the Deen Dayal Upadhayay College-University of Delhi during the period 2009-10. He has published over fifty research papers in peer reviewed journals and conference proceeding and presented papers at various national and international conferences. Among other academic assignment include developing a course in Intellectual Property Rights in CSSP-JNU and Science-Technology and Innovation Policy Course for AcSIR. He is principal investigator of the international collaborative network ‘COLLNET’, Asia editor of the International Society of Scientometrics and Information Management (ISSI) newsletter, members of various program committees of international/national conferences in various capacities, and thesis supervisor of international/national universities.