Dr. Sandhya Karki

Dr. Sandhya Karki
426 Kottman Hall
Degree Information: 
Ph.D Agroecology
M.Sc Agro-Environmental Management
B.Sc Agriculture

Dr. Karki earned her Ph.D. degree in Agroecology and a Master’s degree in Agro-Environmental Management from Aarhus University, Denmark. Dr. Karki has worked as a post-doctorate researcher at several institutions: Aarhus University in Denmark, the Norwegian University of Life Science in Norway, and the University of Arkansas in the USA. Her major research interests revolve around sustainable intensification of cropping systems with a specific focus on enhancing crop production and reducing agricultural greenhouse gas emissions.

Currently, as a researcher at Lal Carbon Centre, Dr. Karki conducts research on developing climate-smart farming practices that lead to net zero emissions. Her focus encompasses a comprehensive assessment of the impact of integrated best agriculture practices on greenhouse emissions, carbon balance, and soil health.