• Dr. Ambika P. Gautam

    Dr. Ambika P. Gautam has an MSc and PhD in natural resources management from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Forest Survey from the International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, the Netherlands. His PhD dissertation on ‘Forest Land Use Dynamics and Community Based Institutions in a Mountain Watershed in Nepal: Implications for Forest Governance and Management’ was evaluated as “extraordinarily strong” by the external examiner, Nobel Laureate Professor Elinor Ostrom of Indiana University.

  • Dr. Jhamak B. Karki

    Vice-principal/Associate professor Dr. Jhamak B. Karki has an areas of expertise in Protected Area Conservation and Management , Habitat Conservation and Management, Tiger and Preybase Monitoring, Protected Area Policy and Governance.

  • Dr. Him Lal Shrestha

    Dr. Him Lal Shrestha has Ph.D., Environmental Science, Kathmandu University, Nepal. The areas of expertise includes: GIS and Remote Sensing Applications to Natural Resources Management
    REDD, Land use change and Climate change. Forest measurement and modeling
    Climate change vulnerability and adaptation. GIS and Remote Sensing Applications to Natural Resources Management

  • Mr. Arun Sharma Poudyal

    Mr. Arun Sharma Poudyal has Masters in Natural Resource Management , Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand.  Some of the major courses are SFM 607 , Community ForestryDF-II/7, Forest Harvesting and Utilization. His areas of expertise are: Community Based Forest Management,  Biodiversity and Landscape Management, Governance and Livelihoods, Forest Based Enterprises Development, Climate Change

  • Mr. Shiva Shankar Neupane

    Mr. Shiva Shankar Neupane Associate Professor and Coordinator, Diploma in Forestry Program has Master’s Degree in Rural Development, TU, Nepal, B.Sc. Forestry, Institute of Forestry, TU, Nepal. The areas of expertise includes:

    • Community  forestry
    • Livelihoods and  income  generations
    • Soil conservation  and  watershed  planning
    • Community / Rural development
    • Forest Protection
  • Mr. Murari Joshi

    Mr. Murari Joshi Associate Professor has done Master in Agroforestry, Lincoln University, New Zealand. The expertise courses are:

    SFB 307 (S) Introductory Agroforestry
    SFB 602 Agroforestry
    WME 355 (S) Introductory Soil Conservation and Watershed Management
    DFII/8 Agroforestry and Forest Entrepreneurship Development
  • Ms. Leena Sah

    Ms. Leena Sah Assistant Professor has done M.Sc. Environmental Science, UNESCO-IHE, Delft, The Netherlands, M.Sc. Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India. The major courses are:

    BSH 303 :  Forest Zoology and Mammology

    WME 407 : Environmental Science

    DIF 1st Year  : Zoology

    DIF 3rd year : Forest Extension

  • Mr. Sanjeeb Bhattarai

    Mr. Sanjeeb Bhattarai Assistant Professor  has the following 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
  • Dr. Suraj Sharma

    Dr. Suraj Sharma, Assistant Professor has done PhD (Assam University, Silchar, Assam, India).  The major courses are:

    • GIS Analyst (Indo-German Institute of Advanced Technology-IGIAT, Vishakapatnam,
      A.P., India
    •  Course on Restoration Ecology: Brandenburg University of Technology in Cottbus,
  • Dr. Anita Shrestha

  • Dr. Upama Ashish Koju