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Dr. Gyan Chandra Kashyap

Dr. Gyan Chandra Kashyap

Assistant – Professor

DOJ: 27 August 2018

Brief Biography

Dr. Gyan Chandra Kashyap is a Demographer, a statistician, and an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Health Management Research, Bangalore (IIHMR-B). He has completed his MPhil. and PhD. in Population Studies from International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), Mumbai. Dr. Gyan did his M.Sc. in Statistics from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He received the Junior/Senior Research Fellowship (JRF/SRF) during his PhD. from University Grant Commission, New Delhi. Before joining IIHMR, Bangalore, he worked as a Project Officer in National Family Health Survey-5 (NFHS-5) and Health of Urban Poor (HUP) projects at IIPS, Mumbai. He teaches Biostatistics and Demography and advanced demographic techniques of data analysis, modeling, life tables, population projections, etc. He has gained experience in design sampling, size determinations sample, and monitoring large-scale surveys. He has recently completed National Family Health Survey-5 in Maharashtra-West, India.
Dr. Gyan is an expert in large-scale handling datasets (NFHS, NSSO, GATS-India) and various statistical modeling and techniques with statistical software such as STATA, SPSS, SPECTRUM, Mortpak, and CSPro. He has presented research papers at several regional and national conferences and workshops to keep himself mobilized in epidemiology and public health. His research areas of interest are Public Health (occupational and mental health, disease epidemiology) and women’s issues. Dr. Gyan’s research has been praised and published in leading national and international journals.

Areas of expertise:

1. Occupational Health
2. Mental Health
3. Women’s Issues


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Participation In Conferences (session Chair/paper Presentor)- (Latest Three)

Highest Qualification
PhD (Population Studies)
International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, India
MPhil (Population Studies)
International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai, India
MSc (Statistics)
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
BSc (Mathematics, Statistics and Economics)
Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Any Other Fellowships
University Grant Commission