A/Prof. Kamala Kanta Dash

A/Prof. Kamala Kanta Dash

Senior Research Fellow

A/Prof. Kamala Kanta Dash is a distinguished pracademic with 23 years of combined and multifaceted experience in media, higher education, public policy, management, sustainability, and emerging technologies.

Dash has served as a leading television panelist for Odia channels, amassing over 2400 interviews, and has held significant roles as an Ex-EY and Ex-PwC consultant. His academic journey includes positions as an Assistant Professor at Sri Sri University and a Visiting Professor at NLUO, Cuttack. Currently, he is an Associate Director at the Centre for Sustainability Research and Advocacy (CSRA) at BML Munjal University, Haryana, India. He has earlier worked as a Trainer, Consultant and Advisor in projects for Unicef, UNDP, World Bank, IOCL, WTC, JK Paper, Paradip Port Trust, and several other projects and initiatives of Government of India, Government of Odisha, and Government of Australia.

He advises the Kalinga Kusum team in areas of Public Policy, Sustainability, Geopolitics, Rural & Indigenous Communities Development.