Niamjit Das is currently working as a Research Associate at the Environment and Climate Change Division of Bangladesh Institute of Social Research (BISR) Trust. He completed B.Sc. (Honours) in Forestry and M.Sc. in Forestry from the Department of Forestry & Environmental Science at Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Sylhet. His areas of research interest include Forest ecology, Climate change, Environmental change, Biogeography, Ecology modeling, and Biodiversity conservation. He authored several academic articles in International reputed peer-reviewed journals in addition to some oral and poster presentations. Throughout his professional career, Niamjit worked as a researcher and consultant for different local and international research and development organizations.