Dr Anupama Dubey Mohanty


Dr Anupama Dubey Mohanty

Assistant professor
Sustainable Development


Dr Anupama Dubey is currently Assistant Professor at Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad. She graduated from Allahabad University, earned an M. Phil and PhD from Department of Geography, Delhi University followed by ICSSR Post-Doctoral fellowship. She has been a faculty of Geography at the undergraduate colleges of Delhi University, a Senior Research Analyst of Sarva Siksha Abhiyan at National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT, Delhi). She has published 10 Books, 14 Research Papers and contributed chapters in 06 upcoming textbooks for Undergraduate Geography Students of Bhim Rao Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad. She was Convener of 04 International and National Conferences, Program Co-Director of 02 Faculty Development Programs (FDP) and CBD funded by ICSSR Delhi. She was project Director of 02 Research Projects and 02 Consultancy Projects funded by ICSSR, NABARD and University of North Carolina in collaboration with IIMA. She has also scripted and recorded 45 Lectures of Economic Geography and Climatology, under the MOOCS Scheme of MoE, Government of Telangana, coordinated by Osmania University. She is Joint-Coordinator of Center for Sustainable Development, IPE and a member of various professional bodies in India.

Educational Qualifications

  • 2016-2018 : Post-Doctoral Fellow (under salary protection) funded by ICSSR, New Delhi, India.
  • 2010-2014 : PhD from the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University, Delhi.
  • 2006-2008 : M. Phil from the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University.
  • 2007 : UGC-National Eligibility Test.
  • 2006,2003 : Completed M.A.(Geography) and B.A.(Geography & Economics) from Allahabad University.

Work Experience

  • 2014-Till Date : Assistant Professor, Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad.
  • 2010-2013 : Assistant Professor, Shaheed Bhagat Singh (Evening), Dayal Singh College and Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi.
  • 2009-2010 : Senior Research Analyst in “Sarva Sikhsha Abhiyan” of Ministry of Human Resource Development for NCERT, Delhi.
  • 2009 : Research Analyst at the Department of Social Science and Humanities, NCERT, Delhi.

Research, Training, and Industry Experience

Research and Consultancy Projects
  • 2016-18 : Project Director of a major project titled “Water Conservation, Management, and Governance: A Study of Indigenous Practices in a Watershed Community” funded by ICSSR, Delhi.
  • 2016-17 : Principal Investigator in a major project titled “Impact Evaluation Study of Watershed Projects Telangana under the PM’s Distress District Package” funded by NABARD.
  • 2016-2018 : Principal Investigator of a study on “Sustainability Reporting at ECIL and SCCL” supported by the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore in collaboration with the University of North Carolina.
  • 2014-16 : Core team member on a project funded by ICSSR titled “Rural–to–Urban Migration in Andhra Pradesh: A Study of Socio-Economic Impact on Families of Migratory Farmers” funded by UGC.
  • 2015-16 : Worked as a core team member in a project chapter titled “Funding of Social Science Research in India” funded by the International Development Research Center (IDRC), Government of Canada(Work Published in the form of a Book chapter titled “Social Science Research in India” published by Oxford University Press, India.
  • 2009-2011 : Worked on a project for the Ministry of Human Resource Development titled “Monitoring and Evaluation Sarva Sikhsha Abhiyan” at NCERT, Delhi.
  • 2007 : Worked on a WHO-sponsored project related to “Impact of Micro Finance on Women Empowerment at SEWA organization” Ahmadabad.

Conferences/Training/MDP/FDPs Organized

  • Delivered many lectures as an IPE Resource person on Leadership and Women's Diversity during National Level Management Development Programs (MDPs) (2014-2023).
FDPs/CDP Courses
  • Co-director of Ten days Research Methodology Course for Social Science and Management studies for Ph.D. and Post-Doctoral Research Scholars Sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi in (2023).
  • Co-Director of Capacity Development Program (CDP) for faculty and Research Scholars titled, "Ten days Research Methodology Course for Social Science and Management" Sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi (3-9th August 2018).
  • Course Director of a Seven Days Capacity Development Program titled "Research Methodology" E-Certificate Course for Management and Social Studies, (2021).
(International Collaboration)
  • Organized an International E-Conference Sustainable Livelihoods: Water, Climate Change and Geo-Spatial Development In collaboration with Lanka Rain Water Harvesting Forum, Pelawatta, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka, Symbiosis Institute of Geo-informatics, Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Pune, India & Tarun Bharat Sangh, Alwar, Rajasthan, India, (2021).
  • International Conference as a Conference Convener on ‘Water Resources, Climate Change and Sustainability in collaboration with Action Aid, India, South Asian Institute for Advanced Research and Development, Kolkata funded by ICSSR in 2019.
  • Organized a National E-Seminar on "Issues and Challenges of Migrant Workers: Scenario during Covid-19" supported by ICSSR, Delhi,24 August 2020.
  • Organized an International Webinar titled "Disaster Risk Reduction, Resilience and Sustainability", on 27 September 2021 in collaboration with the Centre for Environment and Economic Development (CEED), New Delhi, and National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM), India & Odisha State Open University, India.
  • Organized International Conferences/Seminars in Collaboration with Sri Lanka Water Forum, Symbiosis Pune, Tarun Bhagat Singh, Rajasthan, SAIARD Kolkata, and CEED, New Delhi. Invited speakers from the United Nations, Canada, Sri Lanka, the U.S.A, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom including the Goldman Environmental Prize winner from California and Magsaysay Award Winner from India in Conferences(2021-2023).
Session Chaired in International Conferences
  • Chaired the sessions in the Xth International Geographic Union Conference Jointly organized by the International Geographic Union (IGU) held at Osmania University, Hyderabad. 17-19 March 2017.
  • "Xth Deccan Geographical Society, India International Conference" on Geospatial Solutions to Urban and Regional Environmental Issues held at Hyderabad. 27-29th Sep, 2016.
Innovative Teaching – Learning Experience
  • Assigned as Script Writer and Presenter of Economic and Climatology Geography (B.A-III students) for Undergraduate students of Telangana under the MOOCS Scheme of MHRD, Government of Telangana Government coordinated by Osmania University.
  • Contributed to various textbooks as a Resource Person followed by Recording sessions by Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar Open University.


Paper Publications
  • Anupama Dubey and Subhash Anand, Status of Water Resource in Mirzapur District, India, Journal of Water and Land Use Management, 2021 ISSN: 0973- 9300, Volume 13, Issue 2.
  • Dubey, A., & Rai, S. C. (2008). The groundwater economy of the Indo-Gangetic plain, India. Annals of National Association of Geographers, India., 28(1), 51- 65.ISSN Number.
  • Bagade BR, Dubey A. (2021). Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Land Use Pattern in Bagalkot City:Using GIS Techniques. Geo-Eye. 10(1): 27-32. https://doi.org/10.53989/bu.ge.v10i1.5
  • Dubey A, Bagade B, Kumar S, Devi K. (2021). Impact of Precipitation Variability on Ground Water Resources: A Comparative Assessment of Indian States. Geo-Eye. 10(1): 5-12. https://doi.org/10.53989/bu.ge.v10i1.2
  • Anupama Dubey. A Comparative Study of Indigenous techniques of water conservation in Alluvial Ganga Plains and Vindhyan Plateau regions of Rural Mirzapur District, Uttar Pradesh, India. South Asian Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (SAJMS) ISSN:2349-7858 :SJIF 2.246:Volume 2 Issue 2 (June, 2015).
  • S.C.Rai & Anupama Dubey Impact of Land-Use Change on Groundwater Quality in the Indo-Gangatic Plains, India in Improving Integrating of Surface and Groundwater Resource Management in a Vulnerable and Changing World. 2009. International Association of Hydrological Science. Publ.330, 2009.
  • Basvaraj Bagade and Anupama Dubey. 2022. India’s Skill Program: Opportunities and Challenges”, published in World Focus Journal, May 2022, Indo Centric Foreign affair Journal, May,2022. 
  • Anupama Dubey and Dr. Subhash Anand, Published in Land and Water Resource Journal,Dec2013, Status of Water Resource in Mirzapur District, India.
  • Anupama Dubey. 2023. A comparative analysis of water regulations in India. The Journal of Institute of Public Enterprise, UGC Care List Journal. ISSN 0971-1864.(2023: Jan-June addition)   
  • Book Review Published in a peer reviewed Journal Madhya Pradesh Journal of Social Sciences, Vol 27, No.2, Dec2022 listed under UGCCARE list-Category 1.
Book Publications
  • Promoting Sustainability through Water Management and Climate Change Adaptation, in Series Advances in Geographical and Environmental Sciences, 978-981-99-5478-0, Springer Nature Singapore.
  • Sustainability through Water Management, 2023, Academic Foundation, New Delhi, ISBN: 9789332705968.
  • Cyclonic Disasters and Resilience: An Empirical Study on South Asian Coastal Region,(Authored Books), Springer: Singapore (Nature Series), Ashutosh Mohanty, Anupama Dubey and  R. B. Singh.
  • Sustainable Climate Action and Water Management: Advances in Geographical and Environmental Science, Hongkong: Springer.(Nature Series), ISSN 2198-3542 ISSN 2198-3550.
  • Mishra, R. K., Singh,R.B., & Dubey, A. (2020). Sustainable Climate Action and Water Management: Advances in Geographical and Environmental Science. Honkong: Springer.(Nature Series), ISSN 2198-3542 ISSN 2198-3550 (electronic) Edited Book.
  • Glimpses of Water Management in Rural India: A Regional Perspective” Anupama Dubey and R.K.Mishra, Academic Foundation.2019, ISBN Number: 9789332704916″ .Authored Book.
  • Management and Social Science Research: An Institutional Experience” 2019,  R.K.Mishra, Anupama Dubey and V. Srikanth eds., Published by Academic Foundation, New Delhi in association with IPE(Hyderabad) ISBN: 9789332704897, 2019.
  • Research and Consultancy Projects: An Institutional Experience. R.K.Mishra, Anupama Dubey and V. Srikanth, Academic Foundation, New Delhi in association with IPE(Hyderabad).
Chapter Contribution in Edited Books
  • Dubey, A., & Mishra, R. K. (2020). Role of Watershed Management in Inclusive Development of a region: A Case Study of Velchal Watershed, Telangana.In Mishra, R. K., Singh,R.B., & Dubey, A. (2020). Sustainable Climate Action and Water Management: Advances in Geographical and Environmental Science. Advances in Geographical and Environmental Sciences. Springer.
  • Maschendar Gaud and  Anupama Dubey.(2021). A comparative analysis of emerging water consumption pattern in Indian Smart Cities In Smart Cities for Sustainable Development in Advances in Geographical and Environmental Science. Singapore: Springer (Nature Series), ISSN :2198-3548. (Edited Book ).
Chapters Contributions in Text-Books

(Published by Bhim Rao Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad)

  • Regional Geography of India, Remote Sensing, GIS and GPS, Urban and Regional Planning, Disaster Management.
  • Human Geography, Economic Geography of India.

Invited Lectures

  • Environmental Sustainability: Socio-Economic impact of COVID-19..during an international webinar organized By Maharaja Agrasen College of Delhi University,2020.
  • Issues and Challenges of Informal & Migrants in India: Post Covid-19" organized by Lingaraj College, Belagavi, Karnataka.2020.
  • Sustainability and Innovation", focusing on the regulations and Sustainable supply chain management, organized by South Asian Institute for Advanced Research and Development,2020.
  • Invited as a Resource person to deliver a talk on Renewable Energy on 19.06.2020 at UGC-Human Resource Development Center, Osmania University.
  • Invited as a Resource person to deliver a talk on Smart Cities in 2016 at UGC-Human Resource Development Center, Osmania University.


  • Elected Member of the National Association of Geographers in India (NAGI) (South Region)2022-2023.
  • Member of Centre for Sustainable Development, I.P.E. Hyderabad.
  • Advisory Board Member of Center for Environmental and Economic Development (CEED), New Delhi.
  • Felicitated by Red Cross Society, Hyderabad on the occasion of Teacher’s Day on 11 May,2022.

Awards & Honours

  • ICSSR Post Doctoral Fellowship(2017-18).
  • UGC NET (Geography)(2007).
  • Obama Singh Fellowship Grant (2015 and 2017).