Dr. Krian Jalem

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Assistant Professor

National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj & Central University of Jharkhand


Brief Biography

Dr. (Er.) Kiran Jalem is a Disaster Management Professional having 21 plus years of experience, which includes Industrial, Scientific, Research, Engineering, Teaching & Training etc. As an Assistant Professor with Shri Krishna Institute of Public Administration (SKIPA), Ranchi, Govt. of Jharkhand under the Non Plan Scheme of Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India, he had conducted several Training Programs on Disaster Management at SKIPA, Ranchi in collaboration with NIDM, NDMA, MHA, Govt. of India and Govt. of Jharkhand. Also, worked abroad for a year in Gulf, Middle East, Dubai, UAE in Oil Sector.

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Field of Interests

Dr. (Er.) Kiran Jalem is a Trainer on Disaster Management, Trainer on Gender Issues & Gender Budgeting and a Certified Trainer on Direct Trainer Skills (DTS) and Design of Training (DoT) by DoPT, Govt. of India & Thames University, London. Dr. (Er.) Kiran Jalem Successfully Completed many Short Course Trainings, Advanced Certificate Courses & DST Sponsored Training Courses etc. during his career.

Fields of Expertise

Current Research Projects

Exploring the Role of Gram Panchayat in Community Based Disaster Management: A comparative study in Kerala and Odisha.

Key Publications

Book Chapter titled “Distress and Destitution of widow after the death of a farmer” by Dr. Subrat Kumar Mishra and Dr. Kiran Jalem (Second Author) (National Institute of Rural Development & Pacnchayati Raj) is published by SIRD&PR, Govt. of Odisha, (ISBN : 978-93-5457-825-0), Book Title “Marginalization to Mainstreaming” Copyright: © 2021

Book Chapter titled “Synergy of Satellite-Derived Drought Indices for Agricultural Drought Quantification and Yield Prediction” by Dr. Kiran Jalem (Dipti Ladli (Central University of Jharkhand, India), Kanhaiya Lal (Central University of Jharkhand, India), Kiran Jalem (Third Author) (National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Hyderabad, India) and Avinash Kumar Ranjan (National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India) is published in IGI Global publisher, USA (ISBN 978-1-79985-027-4). (ISBN13:9781799850274, ISBN10: 1799850277, EISBN13: 9781799850281, ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799851547) (DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-5027-4.ch007), (Pages 27: 122-149) Copyright: © 2020, Book Title: Spatial Information Science for Natural Resource Management (Pages 355) (Editors: Shruti Kanga, Varun Narayan Mishra, Suraj Kumar Singh)

Book Chapter titled “Climate Resilient Housing-An alternate option to cope with natural disasters: A study in FANI cyclonic storm affected areas of Odisha” by Dr. Kiran Jalem (First Author) and Dr. Subrat Kumar Mishra is published in © 2021 Scrivener Publishing LLC (Online ISBN: 9781119687160, Print ISBN: 9781119687115), https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119687160.ch16, pp. 243-252 (Editors: Suraj Kumar Singh-Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, India, Shruti Kanga-Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, India and Varun Narayan Mishra-Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, India)

Book Chapter titled “Geohydrological Investigation Using Vertical Electrical Sounding at Chinamushidiwada Village in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India” by Kiran Jalem, Single Author is published in Apple Academic CRC Press, a Taylor & Francis Group (ISBN 978-1-77188-746-5 & 978-0-42943-398-6). (Chapter 22: Pages 287-303), Book Title: Wastewater Reuse and Watershed Management (Editor: Dr. Ajai Singh) Copyright: © 2019.

Book Chapter in “Internal Changes in South Asia: Challenges and Opportunities (ISBN 978-93-85754-17-2)” by Kiran Jalem et al., 2018 – First Author, on “Geospatial study on River course shifting of the Ganges and its impact in Indian neighboring countries, Nepal & Bangladesh – A case study in blocks I & II of Raghunathganj and Lagola block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal, India”, pp. 94-107 (ISBN-10: 9386754177 & ISBN-13: 978-9386754172) (Editor: Dr. Bibhuti Bhusan Biswas), indu Book Services, New Delhi.

Book Chapter in “Seminar Essays-On Folklore (ISBN 978-93-84638-69-6)” by Kiran Jalem (First Author) et al., 2018 on Land Resource, Sustainability and Traditional Knowledge: An Example from Indigenous Community in Jharkhand”, pp. 165-177, Progressive Publications, Calicut, Kerala.

Kiran Jalem (First Author) et al., 2018, Water Harvesting through Inter-basin Transfer Technique for part of Visakhapatnam Urban Area using Geo-Spatial Technology, Environment & We An International Journal of Science & Technology, ISSN: 0975-7112 (Print), ISSN: 0975-7120 (Online), Vol. 13, pp. 79-91.

Kiran Jalem (Second Author) et al., 2018. Coal Mining Dynamics at Kuju , Bhurkunda and Khalari Coal Field Areas Over Temporal Years 1991 to 2016 using Geospatial Technology, International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts (IJCRT), Vol. 6, Issue, 2, pp. 335-347, April 2018 (ISSN: 2320-2882). • Kiran Jalem (First Author) et al., 2017. Vertical Electrical Sounding For Groundwater Exploration For Part of Visakhapatnam Urban Area, Andhra Pradesh, India, International Journal of Recent Scientific Research Vol. 8, Issue, 7, pp. 18723-18733, July, 2017, DOI: 


Jalem (First Author), 2016. Development of Water Resources for Micro Watershed at Chinamushidiwada Village in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, Research Article J Civil Environ Eng 2016, 6: 258, DOI: 10.4172/2165-784X.1000258 • Kiran Jalem (Single Author), 2012. Role of Tanks in Irrigation Sector, Shodarnav, 2(26), 123-129, 2012 (ISSN: 0975-5281)

Kiran Jalem (First Author), 2010, Village Information System (Vis) Development of Village Economy through Space Technology, Disaster & Development, 4(2) (ISSN: 0973-6700), pp. 91-111.

Postal Address

National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) Rajendra Nagar, Hyderabad – 500030, Telangana State

Phone Number

Phone +91 9835596500, Fax +91 040-24016500

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