Sushila Nepali

Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D. Tribhuvan University
  • M.A. Norwegian University of Life Sciences
  • B.A. Tribhuvan University


Sushila Chatterjee Nepali is a professional in community based natural resource management and conservation. She earned her MSc in Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Agriculture from the University of LIfe Sciences in Norway and her PhD in Forestry from the Institute of Forestry Tribhuvan University in Nepal. She has worked in the field of conservation for more than 20 years, particularly as an advocate for gender equality and social inclusion. She has been involved in designing landscape level conservation plans for Nepal, conducting national level NGO evaluation, reviewing GESI policy for the Ministry of Local Development. She was involved in developing Nepal's National Biodiversity Action Plan 2014 and National Strategic Framework for Nature Conservation as a gender and livelihoods expert. In addition to being on the faculty at Future. Edu, Sushila is also a freelance consultant and visiting faculty at Kathmandu Forestry College and Tribhuvan University's Department of Conflict, Peace, and Development Studies. She is also on the academic council at Agriculture and Forestry University in Nepal. Sushila lives in Kathmandu.