Our Expertise


CERI has a core group of highly qualified and technically proficient experts in various fields like Biodiversity Conservation, Environmental Education and Awareness, Ecology, Solid Waste Management, Industrial Chemistry , Carbon Sequestration, Microbiology.

   Dr .D.G. Kanhere,  President
  Area of specialization : Physics, Computational Science, Environmental Science, Education. Distinguished Professor at Pune University and Head, Center for Science Education and Communication (formerly known as Science Park) Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.
   Dr. Kranti Yardi,  Secretary
  Area of specialization : Forest Ecology, Eco restoration, Environmental Education and Awareness, Education for sustainable development. 30 years of teaching and field experience.
   Dr. Zelam Kanhere,  Treasurer
  Area of specialization : Water pollution, Solid Waste Management , Environmental Education and Awareness.20 years of teaching and development experience with CSEC Center for Science Education and Communication (formerly known as Science Park)
   Dr. D. M. Mahajan
  Area of specialization : Botany, Ecology, Biodiversity, wetland ecology, phytoremediation, exotic and invasive species, biomass carbon sequestration, 30 years of teaching and research experience.
   Anushka Kajbaje
  Area of specialization : Worked on different projects like Solid waste management, Green audit, Plastic and e waste collection drives by PMC, As a co head of Solid waste management team of Paryavaran Sanrakshan gatividhi nationwide. Set up the composting units in school, residential complexes, collages. As a program co ordinator on Nationa School Paryavaran Competition. Worked with Paani Foundation in the village Udachi Vadi to make it tanker free.
Awardee of Swachh Puraskar by PMC in 19-20 20.
   Dr. Pradnya Kalekar
  Area of Specialization : Environmental Environmental Microbiology, Pollution Control, Monitoring Industrial Systems.
   Archana Kalyani
  Area of Specialization : Environmental Impact Assessment , Air and Noise pollution, Waste- water Treatment, Water Quality Assessment
   Vijay Ingale
  Area of Specialization : Experience in the field of Environmental Health and Safety at API and pharmaceutical manufacturing, 30 years of experience in industrial consultancy services on MIS, ETP process improvement, Water conservation, EHS auditing, Design of ZLD system, Design of CSTR based Anaerobic Digesters.
   Mrs. Deepa Paradkar
  Area of specialization : Science Teaching. 25 years of experience in School science teaching.
   Dr. Vishakha Korad
  Area of specialization : Zoology. More than 30 years of teaching and research experience.