An alumnus of HP University, Shimla, and University of California, Berkeley, USA, YS Negi is one of the few teachers and researchers in the field of Natural Resource Economics in the country. He has more than 80 research papers and other publications to his credit in his fields of his interest. With a wide teaching, research and administrative experience, he has guided a number of Doctoral, Master’s and MBA students in their research endeavours. YS Negi has also been associated with more than 25 research projects in the field of Applied Economics. He is well travelled and has visited the USA, UK, Thailand, Nepal, and Pakistan. 

Professional Experience

Prior to his joining Shoolini University, YS Negi has held the positions of Students’ Welfare Officer; Professor & Head, Department of Business Management; Professor & Head, Department of Social Sciences; Officer-on-Special-Duty to the Vice Chancellor, and the Coordinator, Mountain Women Development Centre at Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Nauni, Solan, Himachal Pradesh. He has also been on expert panel of Agricultural Services Recruitment Board, New Delhi; Expert (socio-economics) for evaluating research projects at Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education, Dehradun and Himalayan Forest Research Institute, Shimla.

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