Professor K. N. Bhatt is a professional Researcher in Social Sciences with specialization in environmental economics, social development and Corporate Social Responsibility. He obtained his Ph. D from University of Allahabad. He has been CSR advisor/consultant of various corporate bodies for past several years. Dr. Bhatt has directed and authored/co-authored 25 research projects sponsored and funded by the International and National organizations. He has published 8 books and forty four research papers in Journals and Edited Volumes. He has widely travelled around the globe on visiting academic assignments in prominent institutions of the world: 2nd International Conference on Plant Science and Pathology, Bangkok, June, 2017, Visiting Professor in Suan Disit University, Bangkok, July, 2017, 7th Global Summit on Agriculture and Horticulture, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October, 2016, Thaksin University, Bangkok, Thailand, June, 2016, Suan Dusit University, Bangkok, June, 2016, ECO Asia Impact Centre, Chiang Rai, Thailand, June, 2016, Thailand, Global Evaluation Partners and CoA-South Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal, Nov., 2015, AGPA-KIPA, Seoul, August, 2015, CALS, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA, June, 2015, Laval University, Canada, May, 2015, Canadian Evaluation Society, Montreal, Canada, May, 2015, AGPA-NIPA, Indonesia and University of Indonesia, Jakarta, August, 2014, WCPA, KAPA, Daegu, South Korea, June, 2014, Visiting Professor, Manipal University, Dubai, 2013, SJAB Institute for Science and Technology, Dubai, 2013, Thaksin University, Bangkok, 2013, Suan Dusit University, Bangkok, 2013, BIPA, Manama, Bahrain (2013), University of New Mexico at Wisconsin, Madison, USA (2012), NIDA, Bangkok, Thailand (2012), Civil Services Commission, Male, Maldives (2012), University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy (2011), Limerick University, Ireland (2010), University of Melbourne (2009), University of Western Australia, Perth (2009) and Curtin University, Perth (2009).
Dr. Bhatt is Executive Editor/Member Editorial Board/Reviewer for Several Refereed International Journals: Agrotechnology Open Access, International Journal of Food Science and Nutrition Studies, Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology A and B, American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, Journal of Agriculture and Ecology Research International, International Research Journal of Agricultural and Food Sciences, International Journal of Plant and Soil Science, Journal of Literature and Art Studies USA, Journal of US-China Public Administration, Journal of Bioscience and Biotechnology Discovery. He is Associate Member of Two Reputed Canadian Institutions from February 27, 2013 0nwards: 1. Institute Hydro-Quebec en environment, development et societe (Institute EDS), Quebec, Canada and 2. University of Laval, Quebec, Canada.
Dr. K. N. Bhatt works as Professor of Economics in G. B. Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad Central University, Allahabad, India.
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