Gyan Kumar Chhipi Shrestha


Current Program: Postdoctoral Fellow

UBC e-mail: gyan.chhipi@alumni.ubc.ca

Dr. Gyan Chhipi Shrestha is a sessional lecturer and a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Engineering, University of British Columbia and is registered as an Engineer-in-training (EIT) in Environmental Engineering in Canada. He has a cross-disciplinary academic background in Environmental Science, Engineering, and Sociology. He received PhD in Water Engineering (Civil) from the University of British Columbia (Canada) in 2017 being the Applied Science Rising Star in the same year. He received M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Environmental Science from Tribhuvan University (Nepal) being the gold medalist in M.Sc. He has published and submitted over 30 peer-reviewed journal papers, four book chapters, and co-authored a book. Moreover, he is a reviewer of several top-ranked international journals. He has six years of teaching and research experience as a faculty member in different universities and colleges in Canada and Nepal. His research focus on ecological and human health risk analysis, life cycle analysis, sustainable water supplies, wastewater management and reuse, climate change, environmental impact assessment, and decision analysis.