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Name: Pradeep Chaudhry
Date of Join: 12/05/2016
Faculty area: Technical Forestry
Nature of appointment: Deputation
Indian Forest Service Ph.D. (Forest Management) from FRI University Dehradun, Diploma in Forestry from IGNFA Dehradun equivalent to M. Sc.(Forestry), M. Tech (Environmental Management of Rivers and Lakes) from IIT Roorkee, B.E. (Mechanical Engineering from NIT Kurukshetra).
In national and international peer reviewed scientific journals. Further details are available at: https://sites.google.com/site/drpradeepchaudhry.
Urban Forestry & Urban Greenery, Environmental Economics, Valuation of non-market priced goods & services, Bio-diversity conservation, Cost- benefit analysis of conserving natural resources.
Worked as Deputy Conservator of Forests (DCF) in different capacities in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, including management of Asia’s biggest Saw Mills at Chatham (A&N Islands), worked at Arid Forest Research Institute (AFRI), an ICFRE Institute as Head (Silviculture) and Group Coordinator (Research). Remained on deputation with MoEF & CC, Govt. of India, Regional Office Chandigarh in 90s. Worked as Nodal Officer (Forest Conservation Acts. And CAMPA) in Arunachal Pradesh at the Rank of CCF and Addl. PCCF respectively. Worked as Director, State Research Forest Institute (SFRI), Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh for about two years.