Dr Dhanasree Jayaram took on her current positions of Assistant Professor in the Department of Geopolitics and International Relations and Co-coordinator at the Centre for Climate Studies, at Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), in 2018. She is also a Research Fellow of Earth System Governance (ESG) and a Project Associate of the Manipal Advanced Research Group (MARG). Dr Jayaram is a member of the Climate Security Expert Network (CSEN), which is supported by a grant from the German Federal Foreign Office and whose secretariat is run by the Berlin-based think-tank adelphi. She pursued a visiting fellowship (Erasmus Mundus – short-term PhD) at Leiden University in the Netherlands during 2014-15; and a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, under the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship during 2018-19. Between 2012 and 2013, she assumed the positions of Associate Fellow and Research Associate at the Centre for Air Power Studies (CAPS), New Delhi.