Secretary General

of the IAG/AIG Executive Committee


In charge of New Delhi 2017 International Conference

skde2Sunil Kumar De (M.Sc. 1989 & Ph.D., 1999, University of Calcutta, India) is a Professor of Geography, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong, India. His major fields of interest are Geomorphological Hazards (especially landslide & soil erosion), fluvial dynamics and human impact on environment. He teaches courses on Geomorphology, Soil science and GIS in North Eastern Hill University. He has completed 03 (three) Major Research Projects out of which one was a bilateral research project between Italy and India and 02 (two) projects are being continued. He has published 36 research papers in different national and international journals and book chapters. He has edited two books on Geomorphology and Environment.

Before joining in North Eastern Hill University (2013), Prof. De taught in the Department of Geography and Disaster Management, Tripura University, India as Reader from 2006-2013, became Head of the same Department for the period 2010-2012 and Union Christian Training College, West Bengal, India during the period 2000-2006.He has served as the Executive Committee Member (2001-2004) and Joint Secretary (2005-2008) of the Indian Institute of Geomorphologists (IGI). Since 2008, he has been acting as the International Correspondence Secretary of the same Institute. He was elected as the Publication Officer of International Association of Geomorphologists (IAG/AIG) for the period 2009-2013, Secretary General of the IAG/AIG for the period 2013-2017 and has been acting as the Vice-Chair of the IAG Working group on Geomorphological Hazards (since 2005).


Dr. Sunil KUMAR DE


Department of Geography,

North Eastern Hill University (NEHU)

NEHU Campus, Shillong – 793022,

Meghalaya, India

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