School of Natural Resource Management
Department of Geography

Profile of Faculty

Dr. Arpita Panda

Assistant professor (Temporary)

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Educational Qualification  
  1. PhD in Geography (Climatology and Agriculture) Delhi University
  2. MPhil in Geography Delhi University
  3. MA in Geography Delhi University
Courses Taught   Geomorphology, Environmental Geography, Climatology, Disaster Management, Climate Change
Specialization   Geomorphology, Environmental Geography, Climatology, Disaster Management, Climate Change, Agricultural Geography, Regional Planning
Number of Papers in Journals  


ORCID   0000-0003-4713-1182
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Scopus ID   57210209227
Brief Intro  

Dr. Arpita Panda working as an Assistant professor at Department of Geography, Central University of Jharkhand, and engaged in academic and research activities on Climate change, Agriculture and Statistical tool and techniques. She has completed she bachelors from Ravenshaw University Cuttack, Odisha, and masters and PhD from Delhi School of Economics, DU, Delhi. She is also secured UGC-JRF in 2015. During her academic journey, she had published many research articles, attended national and international conferences, workshops etc. She had also guided many masters students during her research career at DU. Prior to her joining CUJ, she had worked at NCERT Delhi for nearly one-half year as an Academic consultant for social sciences, where she worked closely with SWAYAM, MOOCs, NISHTHA, and similar central government projects. She is an energetic and enthusiastic faculty in the university.

Service Period  

03/06/2022 - Present


Warden for Girls Hostel at CUJ Cheri - Manatu Campus Hostel

  1. Panda, A & N. Sahu.2018. “Understanding the relation between seasonal climatic parameters and cropping pattern in Bolangir district of Odisha” , Journal of Water and Land use Management, ISSN: 0973-9300, Vol 16, Issue 2.
  2. Panda, A. 2018. “ Impact of Climate Change on Rice production in  South Korea”, Act East: Transitions in India’s Engagement with South Korea, Manak Publications, ISBN: 978-93-7831-463-6
  3. Panda  A & N. Sahu. 2019. “ Trend analysis of seasonal rainfall and temperature pattern in Kalahandi, Bolangir and Koraput districts of Odisha, India”, Atmospheric Science Letters , Doi: 10.1002/asl.932.
  4. Panda A .et al., 2019. "Impact of climate variability on crop yield in Kalahandi, Bolangir and Koraput districts of Odisha, India", Climate, 7, 126; doi:10.3390/cli7110126.
  5. Panda  A & N. Sahu. 2019. “Water quality assessment: A comparative analysis between Han and Mahanadi river basin ", Strengthening special strategic partnership between India and South Korea, prospects and challenges, Manak publications, ISBN: 978-81-94303503.
  6. Panda, 2020."Impact of Indo-Pacific Climate Variability on High Streamflow Events in Mahanadi River Basin, India', Water, 12, 1952; doi:10.3390/w12071952.
  7. Sahu N, T. Sayama, A. Saini, A. Panda, K.Takara. 2020. " Understanding the hydropower and potential climate change impact on the Himalayan river regimes _ A study of local perceptions and responses from Himachal Pradesh, India." Water, 12, 2739; doi: 10.3390/w12102739
Seminar and Conference Participation  
  1. Presented Paper titled “Impact of Climate Change on Rice cultivation in South Korea” at RASK (Research Association of South Korea) conference in Jamia Milia Islamia, Delhi , 2017.
  2. Presented a paper titled “Understanding the impact of climate variability on extreme stream flows of Mahanadi Basin” at UGC-SAP-DRS III National seminar in Delhi University, Delhi, 2017.
  3. Presented paper titled “ Analysing the impact of climate variability on crop productivity in KBK region of Odisha” at XI International Geographical Union (IGU) Seminar , Guwahati, Assam,2018.
  4. Presented a paper on “Impact of climate variability on stream-flow extremities of Mahanadi Basin, Odisha” in first international conference on Mass Disaster and Emergency Management at Dyal Singh College, Delhi University, Delhi, 2018.
  5. Presented a paper on “ Understanding the impact of local and global climate variability on cropping pattern in KBK region of Odisha” at Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University, Delhi,2018.
  6. Presented a paper titled “ Water quality Assessment: A comparative analysis between Han and Mahanadi river basin” at RASK conference, University of Delhi, 2018.