Areas of Interest & Expertise
Science and Society, Educational practice, Nature Awareness for Children
Kaustubh Rau is a faculty with the School of Arts and Sciences.
He has worked as a middle and high-school teacher at Rishi Valley School, where he utilised activity-based curricula for teaching general science and biology. After his post-doctoral experience at the University of California, Irvine, he did a stint as Fellow, Young Investigator Program at the National Centre for Biological Science (TIFR), Bangalore.
A guided self-study around conceptual and analytical abilities as well as writing and reading that is necessary for the field of biology.
Publications and Writings
- Rau, K. (2019, September 8). What does it mean to do biology in the age of extinction.
- Rau K. R., The exploration of Biology through Art: some reflections from the classroom. iWonder , p63-71, issue 4, Jan 2018.
- Rau K. R., A teacher’s views on conservation education, Protected Area Update , p24, February 2017.