Dr. Amrita Daniere

Amrita Daniere

Professor & Office of the Vice-Principal, Academic & Dean, UTM
Geography, Geomatics and Environment

Professor Daniere’s research interests and teaching include infrastructure provision in developing-country megacities (including water and sanitation services, housing, solid waste collection and disposal, and transportation); and development and implementation of policy and planning from a political-economy perspective in Third World urban areas. She leads an international project on Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia to address vulnerabilities to climate change in urbanizing areas of Southeast Asia, with the goal of enhancing resilience as well as economic and social well-being.