Core Team

Core Team


Our team is our most valuable asset. IISD has a strong, vibrant and dynamic team in operation. We are fortunate enough to capitalize on their rich diverse professional backgrounds with full of knowledge and wisdom. They share their collective commitments, translating our vision, mission into pragmatic actions, towards shaping the Planet, for a better place to live in, so that all kinds of life forms survives here forever, in perfect harmony.

Dr. Srikanta K Panigrahi

Director General & Distinguished Fellow

CA. CS. Manindra Tiwari

Director (Fin. & Int. Cooperation)

Vinod Jha

Adviser (Administration / Public Relations)

Satish K. Gupta

Distinguished Research Fellow

Arpita Kalanuria

Sr. Research Fellow

Vigyan Pandey

Research Fellow (IT)

Dr. Jikku Jose

Sr. Research Fellow

Mamata Das

Sr. Research Fellow

Dr. Rashmi Sanghi

Sr. Research Fellow

Ar. Sreelakshmi Haridas

Research Fellow

Dr. Priyanka Kulshreshtha

Visiting Sr. Research Fellow

Dr. Sonaleesa Satpathy

Sr. Research Fellow

Dr. Swati Maheshwari

Sr. Research Fellow

Dr. Sushant Singh

Visiting Sr. Research Fellow

Dr. Yougesh C. Nijhawan

Visiting Sr. Research Advisor

Shayeri Roy

Research Fellow

Meenu Salhotra

GM - Public Relations & HR

Ruchika Rajat Sharma

Research Fellow

Dr. Kamalpreet Kaur

Visiting Research Fellow

Dr Ashutosh Mohanty

Visiting Research Fellow

Dr. Enoch Splabar

Advisor & Head IISD - Leh

Avishek K Mohanty

Visiting Research Fellow

Rutuja Lele

Visiting Research Fellow

Abhijit Bhoskar

Research Fellow

Lokesh Chandra Dube

Visiting Research Fellow

Devika Misra

Research Fellow

Yash Arya

Research Fellow

Dr Lobzang Stanzen

Visiting Research Fellow

Dr. Parvani Rekhi

Visiting Research Fellow

Mohd Younus

IISD Kargil Focal Point

Devansh Gupta

IT, AI, ML Specialist

Sukhneet Kaur

Research Associate