Mr. Jamba Tobden is the Manager for the Institute for Gross National Happiness Studies (iGNHaS), Royal University of Bhutan. He holds Masters of Social Science from the University of Newcastle, Australia, in 2012. iGNHaS, is a research think-tank within the Royal University of Bhutan.

Prior to this, he worked as the National Research Coordinator, United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for over a year. He also worked as the Human Resource Officer for over ten years in the Ministry of Education, Royal Government of Bhutan. He joined the Royal Civil Service Commission, after successful completion of his Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in English, Economics, and Political Science, from India in 2003.