Dr. R. S. Tatwawadi is having experience of 21 years in the field of teaching and learning. During this period, he also handled various administrative posts and established Civil Engineering Department at JDIET.
He is a life member of International Association of Hydrological Studies, Indian Water Works Association, Indian Water Resources Society, Hydrological Information System and Indian Society for Technical Education. He is also Member of Board of Studies, SGB Amravati University.
His research interest included Irrigation Water Management, Water Laws, Performance Evaluation of Irrigation Projects and Project Management. He is actively involved in identifying real time problems in rural areas which can be taken up as a research project. He has attended and presented many papers in various International and National conferences and has got paper published in various reputed journals.