WASD has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory include all people who either participated in any of our various events (conferences, seminars, workshops, debates, etc) and/or contributed to one of our publications (books and journals). If you are interested in joining the WASD network directory, please  complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at admin@wasd.org.uk.

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Assistant Professor

Dr. S. PUSHPARAJ is an Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, India.

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Dr. Mukul Das

Head of Food Toxicology Division

Dr. Mukul Das is holding the post of Director Grade Scientist and Head of Food Toxicology Division of Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR) Lucknow, India. He obtained his post graduation in Biochemistry from Lucknow University and Doctorate from Kanpur University.…

Dr. Subhash K. Khanna


Dr. S. K. Khanna superannuated as Director Grade Scientist and Head of Food Toxicology Division of Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR) Lucknow, India. He obtained his post graduation and Doctorate in Biochemistry from Lucknow University and was continuously engaged in Food Quality and Safety Assessments work for the past over 35 years.…

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Dr. Abhishek Dutt Tripathi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Abhishek Dutt Tripathi is Assistant Professor at the Centre for Food Science and Technology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, India. Dr Tripathi specializes in food, fermentation technology, enzyme technology and microbiology.

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Dr. Purnima Parida

Principal Scientist

Dr. Purnima Parida is a Principal Scientist and Head of the Transportation Planning Division of Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi, India. Some of the significant projects handled by Dr Parida include research on the development of qualitative and qualitative Level of Service Models for Sidewalks, Estimation of Energy Loss due to Congestion, Development of Parking Norms for Residential and Commercial Areas, and connectivity of an airport terminal with the city transport system.…

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Head of the Department of Civil Engineering

Sanjeev Sinha is presently Professor and Head of the Department of Civil Engineering at National Institute of Technology Patna, India. He had obtained his doctoral degree from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and his Master’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India.…

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Shraddha Sathe

Deputy General Manager

Shraddha Sathe graduated from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune, in 2004 and subsequently worked for Standard Chartered Bank, before moving to her present position at the Shipping Corporation of India. …

Dr. Neha Kulkarni


Dr. Neha Kulkarni is a medical specialist works for The All India Institute of Medical Sciences at AIIMS Hospital in India.

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Dr. Seema Joshi

Associate Professor

Dr. Seema Joshi is an Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Commerce, University of Delhi. She has contributed to the field of academics through her teaching, research, training, and consultancy work.…

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Tanmoy Halder

Individual Consultant

I am a science graduate in Computer Application from University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India and have completed my MBA in Marketing and Human Resource from West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata, India.…

Sumita Dixit

Technical Officer

Ms. Sumita Dixit works as Technical Officer at Food Toxicology Division of Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, India. She holds a post-graduate degree in Ecology and Environment from the Sikkim Manipal University, Sikkim, India.…

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Dr. Chanda Gokhale

Assistant Professor

Dr. Chanda Gokhale is a Doctorate in Food Science and Nutrition from S.N.D.T Women’s University. Assistant Professor in Department of Food Science and Nutrition at Shreemati Doshi Women’s College, affiliated to S.N.D.T Women’s University.…

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prof. Naliniprava Tripathy


Prof. Naliniprava Tripathy is Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Shillong. Prior joining to IIM Shillong, she was working as Associate Professor of Finance at Indian Institute of Management Indore.…

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N. Joseph Navinraj

Technical/Digital Director

N. Joseph Navinraj is the Regional Director of Teresa Santa Solutions,a well established Pvt. Ltd. Company in the state of Tamilnadu, South India. A professional with 25 years of experience in handling High-Value Digital Publishing and IT industries.…

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Pankaj Deka

Additional Secretary General

I’m a social enterpreuner helping and encouraging youth  around the country how to achieve SDG of UN2030 through seminars ,workshop ,brainstorming sessions ,paper presentations how they are working through their networks like selfhelp groups, society or Ngo, ,I encourage the farmers how to get better yield by organic farming and integrated farming ,giving them opportunities with the help of expertise training, getting subsidiary from government agencies, ,and buy back their products with maximum rates connecting them with the industry, ,so helping to restore a greener earth,,stopping urban migration by giving remote areas with mobile van medical facilities and even one school one teacher concept, I believe in one world one family.

Dr. Sumeet Dwivedi

Assistant Professor

Sumeet Dwivedi obtained his B.Pharm from Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education, Indore, M.P., M.Pharm (Pharmacognosy), with Hons./Gold Medal from Vinayaka Missions University, Salem, T.N, and is working towards his PhD from Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, R.J.…

Prof. Añil K. Sharma


Prof. A.K. Sharma is Professor of Department of Transport Planning in the school of planning and architecture at Delhi University. He has more than 30 years of experience in the area of transportation planning and traffic engineering.…

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Dr. Amit Kumar

Research Associate

Post-Doctoral Researcher with 3+ years of work experience in the research domain of science, technology, innovation policy studies and analysis: conducting policy-related research in the area of science, technology and innovation; both at national and international level; carrying out qualitative and quantitative analysis using research tools; preparing and delivering reports for international and national joint research projects; writing discussion papers/policy briefs/articles/reports; assisting in writing research proposals; providing Editorial assistance for the publication of articles/reports/policy briefs; and organizing/Coordinating National and International Conferences/Events.

Surbhi Shukla


Surbhi Shukla is a Master’s Degree student of Environmental Engineering in Madan Mohan Malviya Gorakhpur, India.