Nupur Chowdhury

Assistant Professor of Law
CSLG, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India


Environmental Law, Law and Technology, Sociology of Law

Dr. Nupur Chowdhury is Assistant Professor of Law at the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi, India. She teaches courses on Political Science, Constitutional History, Research Methodology, Environmental law and Law and Technology. She has undertaken research projects in environmental jurisprudence in India, biodiversity law, environment impact assessment, health regulation and regulation of emerging technologies. She is a member of the IUCN Commission on Environmental Law since 2010 and blogs at

Environmental Fields of Interest

  • Biodiversity
  • Public Interest Litigation
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Forest Rights