National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP) of  ICAR, New Delhi Project
Centre for Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology
for Climate Smart Agriculture and Water Management(CAAST -CSAWM)
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri, Tal. Rahuri, Dist. Ahmednagar 413 722

Dr. Manzul Kumar Hazarika


B.Tech. (Ag.Engg.), M. Tech. (Ag. Engg), ME (RS-GIS) Ph. D. (Civil Engg) Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand

Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Dissertation on global carbon sequestration from the University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 2003
  • M. Eng. in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand 1997
  • M. Tech. in Agricultural Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India 1990
  • B. Tech. in Agricultural Engineering, J. N. KrishiVishwaVidyalaya (J. N. Agriculture University), Jabalpur, India 1989

Summary of Experience (as on 12-12-2017)

  • Director, Geoinformatics Center Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand   2 years                                       
  • Associate Director, Geoinformatics Center and Senior Program Specialist Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand   12 years
  • Research Engineer, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand   3 years
  • Assistant Agricultural Engineer 4 years, 2 months

Teaching and Learning

  • Taught 1 graduate course at the Aquaculture and Aquatic Resources Management (AARM)
  • Taught 3 courses at the Disaster Preparedness Mitigation and Management (DPMM).
  • Supervised Master and Ph.D. students from several Field of Study as co-chairs or committee members.

Member of academic/ education and research related statutory bodies

  • Board of Studies in Soil and Water Conservation Engineering, Mahatma Phule Kishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri (Chairman during June 2011 to September 2013)
  • Board of Studies in Soil and Water Conservation Engineering, Dr.PDKV, Akola/ Dr.BSKKV, Dapoli and VNMKV, Parabhani (Member during June 2011 to September 2013)
  • Faculty of Agricultural Engineering, Mahatma Phule Kishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri (As Elected Member from the cadre of Associate Professor)
  • Academic Council, Mahatma Phule Kishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri (As Elected Member from the Faculty of Agricultural Engineering)
  • Agricultural Research Council, Mahatma Phule Kishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri (Member during June 2011 to September 2013)

Fellow of Professional Societies

  • Fellow of the Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Fellow of Indian Water Resources Society
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Hydrologists

Externally Funded Projects

ICAR: “Hydrological Studies in Agricultural Watershed” as Co-Investigator                                      

Research Publications

Citation H-Index: 4 and Number of Citations: 75

  • Research Papers in Journal: 13
  • Review Papers in Journals: 3
  • Book chapters: 4
  • Reports: 2