Admissions 2017

Faculty - TERI University


M P Ram Mohan
Associate Professor,
Department of Policy Studies

M P Ram Mohan is an Associate Professor at the Department of Policy Studies, TERI University. He has been working in the area of nuclear energy law for the last few years, and has recently undertaken a multi-disciplinary project on nuclear energy risk assessment. Dr. Mohan has been involved in many stakeholders? consultations across India on nuclear projects. He severs as the President of Nuclear Law Association, India and and has also served as the Board Member of International Nuclear Law Association, Brussels for the period 2012-2014. IUCN has recognised him as India focal point for World Commission on Environmental Law, and and is a member of its Energy Law and Climate Change Specialist Group. Dr Mohan is on the Committee of Public Safety on Radiation, Uranium Corporation of India; and BIS Committee on `nuclear energy for peaceful applications? that formulates Indian standards for nuclear energy.

Dr Mohan started his career as an Advocate at Trivandrum District Court followed by research and teaching position at National University of Juridical Sciences in its initial 3 years of establishment, research and consultancy for 10 years at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and now at TERI University from 2012 onwards.

Editorial Positions:

Yearly contributor, Yearbook of International Environmental Law (YbIEL), Oxford University Press

India correspondent, OECD- Nuclear Law Bulletin, Paris

Member-editorial Board, International Journal of Nuclear Law

Member-editorial Board, Atoms for Peace: An International Journal.

Editor, Journal of Law and Global South (new open access journal)




Educational Qualifications
  •  Ph D, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 2013

  •  Diploma in International Nuclear Law, University of Montpellier and OCED-NEA, 2005

  •  M Phil, National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, 2004

  •  LLM, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, 2001

  •  LLB, Mangalore University, 1997

Selected Publications
 Public Hearings in Environmental Clearance Process: Review of Judicial Intervention
M P Ram Mohan & Himanshu Pabreja
The Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 51, Issue No. 50, 10 Dec, 2016,

 An exploratory analysis of occupational accidents and risks from nuclear reactors in India
Anandajit Goswami & M.P. Ram Mohan
Safety Science (Volume 78, October 2015, Pages 155?162),

 Nuclear Energy and Liability in South Asia: Institutions, Legal Frameworks and Risk Assessment within SAARC
M P Ram Mohan
Springer, India,

 The Supreme Court of India and Inter-State water dispute: an analysis of the judgements on Mullaperiyar Dam
M P Ram Mohan & Krittika Chavaly
Water Policy, vol. 17 no. 6, pp 1003-1018,

 Annual Review - Nuclear Energy Safety
M P Ram Mohan
Yearbook International Environmental Law, Oxford University Press, UK, Volumes 25,


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