Dr. Anna Agarwal

Visiting Professor
Department of Sustainable Energy Engineering
IIT Kanpur


  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 2014
  • M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT, 2008
  • B.Tech., Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, 2005

Professional Appointments

  • Feb 2023-Present: Visiting Professor, Department of Sustainable Energy Engineering, IIT Kanpur.
  • 2019-2022: Fellow, Initiative on Climate, Energy, and Environment, Centre for Policy Research (CPR), New Delhi.
  • 2015-2018: Associate Director & Senior Fellow, Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC-India), New Delhi.
  • 2014-2015: Associate, Energy Practice, The Brattle Group, Cambridge, USA.
  • 2008-2009: Risk Analyst, Risk Management Solutions, New Jersey, USA.