Dr Sangam Shrestha promoted as Associate Professor
Dr. Sangam Shrestha of School of Engineering and Technology (SET) has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. His elevation from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor was announced by the AIT President Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai following the recommendations of the Faculty Evaluation Panel (FEP) and the SET Faculty Evaluation Committee.
Dr. Shrestha joined AIT as an Assistant Professor in November 2009. He obtained his Ph.D. in Integrated River Basin Management (IRBM), from the University of Yamanashi, Japan, in 2007 and his M.Sc. in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), from AIT in 2004. Dr. Shrestha also gained his M.Sc. in Agriculture (Major: Soil Science) from the Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Tribhuvan University, Nepal in 2002.
Dr. Shrestha’s research encompasses the areas of climate change and adaptation, integrated water resources management, hydrology and water quality modeling, groundwater development and management, and sustainable water management policy.