Sanjeeb Bhattarai

Name:  Sanjeeb Bhattarai
Position:  Assistant Professor
Degrees: Sustainable Tropical Forestry (SUTROFOR) with the following specializations:

  • MSc Agroforestry (Bangor University, UK) and
  • MSc Agricultural Development (University of Copenhagen, Denmark).
Email:  sanjeeb (at) outlook (dot) com
Areas of Expertise:
  • Design and implementation of integrated research in agriculture and natural resources,
  • Development of research tools, database management and data analysis,
  • Ecosystem Services,
  • Agroforestry,
  • Participatory Natural Resources Management,
  • Social-ecological Systems
Courses:  SFM 505  Community Based Forest Management (CBFM)
 WME 601  Mountain Environment and Development
 SBF 457  Forest Ecology
 DF-II/6  Forest Management
 SFM 555  Forest Management II
Selected Publications:
  • Bhattarai, S., S. Alvarez, C. Gary, W. Rossing, P. Tittonell, and B. Rapidel. 2017. Combining Farm Typology and Yield Gap Analysis to Identify Major Variables Limiting Yields in the Highland Coffee Systems of Llano Bonito, Costa Rica.  Agriculture, Ecosystem and Environment, Volume 243, pp. 132-142.
  • Subedi, B.P., S. Bhattarai, and S. Khanal. 2011. Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation through Community-based Sustainable Management of Forests in Nepal. (pp 66). In Mountain Forests in a Changing World – Realizing values, addressing challenges. UNFAO/MPS and SDC, Rome.
  • Leimona, B, M. v. Noordwijk, L. Joshi, D. Catacutan, T. Yatich, J. Dietz, H. Mwangi, J. M. Gathenya, C. Mathuri, F. Sinclair, S. Bhattarai et al. 2011. Methods to Assess What is ‘Realistic’ in the Context of Payment of Environmental Services (PES) (pp 79-121). In Trees, Livelihoods, Current and Future Climate Variability: Methods and Approaches for Linking Knowledge with Action in Adaptation to Climate Change through Support for Landscape Multifunctionality, ed. M. v. Noordwijk, M. H. Hoang, H. Neufeldt, I. Oborn and T. Yatich. Bogor: World Agroforestry Centre, South East Asia (ICRAF-SEA).
  • Subedi B. P., S. S. Pandey, A. Pandey, E. B. Rana, S. Bhattarai, T. R. Banskota, S. Charmakar, R. Tamrakar. 2010. Guidelines for Measuring Carbon Stocks in Community-managed Forests. ANSAB, FECOFUN, ICIMOD, NORAD ISBN: 978-9937-2-2612-7. pp 69+10.
  • Christensen, M., S. Bhattarai, S. Devkota and H. O. Larsen. 2008. Collection and Use of Wild Edible Fungi in Nepal. Economic Botany, Volume 62, Number 1. pp. 12-23.
  • Larsen H.O., A. K. Das and S. Bhattarai. 2007. Addressing the Needs for Forestry Research and Education in Nepal: IOF/ComForM project end-of-phase I project status & design of phase II. Institute of Forestry (IOF), Tribhuvan University, Nepal and Community-based Natural Forest and Tree Management in Himalaya (ComForM).