Dr. Krithi K. Karanth of CWS promoted as Associate Professor in Duke University.

  • Dr. Krithi K. Karanth, our Chief Conservation Scientist at CWS, has been promoted to the title of Adjunct Associate Professor at Nicholas School of Environment in Duke University.

Bengaluru: We are delighted to share that Dr. Krithi K. Karanth, our Chief Conservation Scientist at CWS, has been promoted to the title of Adjunct Associate Professor at Nicholas School of Environment in Duke University. This will commence from 1st of July, 2019.

This decision was made by a collective vote of the School’s current faculty from the Division of Environmental Science and Policy, where Dr. Karanth also pursued her Ph.D. from 2004 to 2008. She has previously served as Adjunct Assistant Professor.

With this appointment, Dean Toddi Steelman stated that the Nicholas School has recognized her valuable contributions to research, teaching and mentoring of Duke students and looks forward to future collaborations.

Report submitted by : Dr. K. Ullas Karanth, Director, Centre for Wildlife Studies