Water for Food

WARI Scholars

The Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute (DWFI), the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India, and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) are pleased to announce the list of candidates selected for the prestigious 2016-17 Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program. The program will award the following 5 Indian early-career faculty with WARI Fellowships and 6 Indian PhD students with WARI Internships to conduct water-related research under the mentorship of UNL faculty.

Fellows

  • Dr. Paromita Chakraborty, Associate Professor, SRM University, Chennai, UNL mentor: Dr. Dan Snow
  • Dr. Richa Kothari, Assistant Professor, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, UNL mentors: Dr. Shannon Bartelt-Hunt and Dr. Paul Black
  • Dr. Shaik Rehana, Assistant Professor, International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad, UNL mentor: Dr. Shannon Bartelt-Hunt
  • Dr. Rajendran Selvakumar, Associate Professor, PSG Institute of Advanced Studies, Coimbatore, UNL mentors: Dr. Yusong Li and Dr. Xu Li
  • Dr. Riddhi Singh, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology – Hyderabad, UNL mentors: Dr. Ashok Samal and Dr. Brian Wardlow

Interns

  • Ram Chavan, PhD student, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Goa, UNL mentor: Dr. Concetta DiRusso
  • Omkar Damodar Gaonkar, PhD student, Indian Institute of Technology – Madras, UNL mentor: Dr. Shannon Bartelt-Hunt
  • M. Jahangeer, PhD student, Indian Institute of Technology – Roorkee, UNL mentors: Dr. Yusong Li and Dr. Chittaranjan Ray
  • Anurag Kumar, PhD student, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata, UNL mentors: Dr. Dan Snow and Dr. Troy Gilmore
  • Ashish Kumar, PhD student, Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay, UNL mentor: Dr. Francisco Muñoz-Arriola
  • Swati Suman, PhD student, Banaras Hindu University, UNL mentor: Dr. Francisco Muñoz-Arriola

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