Anil Kumar Roy

Anil Kumar Roy is an associate professor at CEPT University, Ahmedabad. He holds a PhD degree in Urban Geography from JNU, New Delhi and had studied Urban and Regional Planning at CEPT University.  Dr Roy was awarded a Canadian Studies Doctoral Fellowship for his PhD and was affiliated with Dalhousie University, Halifax in Canada in the year 2002. He had also worked for UNESCO office in New Delhi as the National Coordinator for Indian Heritage Cities Network programme prior to joining CEPT University in the year 2009. His research papers have been published in national and international journals. He has published two books and is currently working on another book titled “Planning Education in Global South: Paradigm Shift and Emerging Pedagogy”. Some of his research interests are urbanization in South Asia, Himalayan urbanism, environment and urbanisation linkages and urban informalities.