Dr. Pankaj Koparde is an evolutionary ecologist, presently working with MIT-WPU Pune as an assistant professor at the Faculty of Sustainability Studies. He is having 12+ years of research & teaching experience.
He is an admin of DragonflySouthAsia, OwlIndia, and RoadKill Network. He is actively involved in the co-creation of knowledge by outreach through the use of popular media and citizen science.
He is a TEDx speaker, Prakriti Fellow, IUCN Contributor, EarthWatch Fellow, SAEVUS Magazine’s ‘Rising Star of Conservation‘ awardee, and Maharashtra Vruksha Samvardhini’s Young Scientist awardee.