Vipula and Mahesh Chaturvedi Professor of Policy Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Before joining the faculty at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi in 2008, Ambuj Sagar was a senior research associate at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, and assistant dean for strategic planning at Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. His interests broadly lie in science and technology policy, environmental policy, and development policy, with a particular focus on the interactions between technology and society. While his current research focuses mainly on energy innovation and climate policy, he also studies, more widely, various facets of technology innovation, environmental politics and processes, and engineering education and research. He is a member of the U.S.-India Track II Dialogue on Climate and Energy, the Indo-German Expert Group on a Green and Inclusive Economy, and the board of the United States-India Educational Foundation; he also was a member of the Indian government’s Expert Group on Low-Carbon Strategies for Inclusive Growth.