Dr. Rajib Maity is an Assistant Professor, IIT Kharagpur, which is one of the leading, globally recognized institutes in India. Dr Maity received his doctorate in 2007 from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. He has made a significant research contribution in the field of hydroclimatology and water resources engineering. A Gold Medal was conferred upon him by the IISc for his performance in Master's program. Dr Maity has received professional recognition through the National Doctoral Fellowship, International ICE WaRM Fellowship, DAAD fellowship for IIT faculty, IEI Young Engineers Award and the BOYSCAST Fellowship.