Furthering over two decades of Centre for Civil Society’s commitment to advance social change through public policy, CRISP has been conceptualised as a non-profit institution of excellence dedicated to advancing policy solutions that foster scientific enquiry and research, and facilitate the creation and dissemination of new scientific knowledge.
CRISP is backed by Varun Aggarwal, who is a successful entrepreneur and researcher. Varun is passionate about building science for India and wrote a book on the science ecosystem of India. He believes that India needs to be a pioneer in scientific research to have sustainable social and economic progress. He recently founded India Science Fest, as an initiative to build the ecosystem.

In a big win for us, we are elated to announce Dr Vijay Chandru joining the Advisory Board of CRISP. Dr Chandru has been a Professor of Engineering and Computer Science for over 23 years and is presently Adjunct Faculty, Indian Institute of Science. The force of creating successful, world class, technology innovation companies out of India led him to entrepreneurship. He is the Co-founder & Chairman of Strand Life Sciences, Bengaluru, which started out as a life sciences informatics company.
Positions Open at CRISP:

We are looking for a full-time Director for CRISP to join our team in an exciting time of organisational growth and development. If you or anyone you know are looking for a vibrant opportunity, we would love to hear from you!

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