Deputy Coordinator, Asia Pacific Committee Dr. Jitendra Upadhyaya received his Ph.D. (2016) in Food Science and Technology from Chonbuk National University, Republic of Korea. He received M. Sc in Food Technology from Moscow State University of Applied Biotechnology, Moscow, Russia and Master of Public Health from Northern University Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
He is a Visiting Professor at McGill University, Montreal, Canada from 2019 to till. He is Visiting Faculty at Kathmandu University from 2017-2018 and Scientist at Nepal Academy of Science and Technology 2016-2017.
His interest is not only academic platform but also in social responsibilities like, Youth, human right, sustainable development, Environment and Politics.
He is Vice President Nepali Janasampark Samiti (Nepali Public Relations Committee) Canada 2020- to now, President: School of Democracy Canada 2020 to now, President- Community Research, Empowerment and Development Center (CRED Center)- 2018 to till, Representative of Thirteen National Convention of Nepali Congress-2016, Member Free (Elected) Student Union Tri-Chandra Multiple Campus-2007.
His research works collaborate with the American, Canada, South Kore, Nepalese and Korean groups till date and its expanding more. Further, he has been invited and participated in more than 30 national and international conferences and workshops in the capacity of advisory committee member, organizing committee member and invited speaker. He has published around 10 research articles in international journals and holds 1 Korean patent.