Dr Shaukat Ali holds PhD in Meteorology from the Institute of Atmospheric Physics (IAP), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). He also has an LLB degree with a special focus on Environmental Law. Currently, He is working as Senior Scientific Officer in Global Change Impact Study Centre (GCISC), Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan. He started his career as a lecturer at the University and then worked for different government departments in Pakistan. Dr Ali has also worked as a consultant for Asian Development Bank. He is a visiting research scholar to 1. Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy, 2. International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Vienna, Austria and 3. APEC Climate Center (APCC), Busan, Korea.
He is leading a regional research project (CRRP2018-04MY-Ali) funded by Asia Pacific Network on Global Change Research (APN). His peer-reviewed publications cover a variety of topics ranging from climate modelling, future projections of climate, extreme events and impact assessment of climate change. He has also been involved in multiple efforts to communicate scientific research on climate change to the public and policymakers.
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