Sagarmoy Phukan is from Assam, India and has a postgraduate degree in Climate Science and Policy from TERI School of Advanced Studies, New Delhi. He has completed his Bachelor degree from University of Delhi.
Sagarmoy was working as a young professional on climate resilience and urban climate issues specializing in international funds and grants. His works and interests are in urban climate resilience, citizen science, community involvement & polycentric governance, adaptation and mitigation, air pollution, resources management and circular economy. Previously he has also worked as an Environment Impact Assessment Consultant.
He has also contributed to the National GHG Inventory of the Republic of Mauritius and its First Biennial Update Report (BUR). Sagarmoy also has experience in Multi Stakeholders Process (MSP) and is a member of Circular Economy Club (CEC).
Currently, he is pursuing his Doctoral Studies under the supervision of Dr Rachel Pateman and Dr Steve Cinderby, SEI York at the University of York. His thesis is on Citizen Science beyond the Western World. A topic through which he wants to understand how citizen science can be used to create accountability with respect to sustainability issues