Back to Top

Services

 

Awards & Achievements

 

October 2016 Zoological Society of India Gold Medal Award and citation during 28th All India Congress of Zoology, held at Davangere University, Karnataka.  

May-June 2010: Invited Professor, Université Littoral  – Station Marine UMR 8187 LOG – 28, Avenue Foch 62930 Wimereux, France completed a project on “Piscivory in predatory copepods and fish”

December 2009 Best paper presentation Award in the technical session, Freshwater and Marine Biology during the 20th All India Congress of Zoology held at CIFE Mumbai, India

December 2009 Best paper presentation award in the technical session, Aquaculture, during 20th All India Congress of Zoology held at CIFE Mumbai

May-June 2009     Invited Professor, Université Lille 1 –  Station Marine UMR 8187 LOG – 28, Avenue Foch 62930 Wimereux, France,

April- January 2005 Post-Doctoral Fellowship by National Science Council of Taiwan

2001-2004 Young Scientist: DST-Ministry of Science & Technology, India

2000 Research Associate: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India

1995 Senior Research Fellowship, CSIR, India

1993 Junior Research Fellowship, CSIR, India 

1993 Junior Research Fellowship, CSIR, India.

 

CONFERENCE / WORKSHOP ORGANIZED:

(1) Organized the National Symposium on Biodiversity, Biotechnology and Man:Interdependence and future challenges, at Govt. P. G. College, Lansdowne (HNB Garhwal University, Uttarakhand, India, 26-28 March 2010.

 (2) Organized the National Conference on “Aquatic Ecosystem and their management: Recent trends and future perspectives”, during 21-23 March 2014” at Centre for Environmental Sciences: Central University of Bihar, Patna, Bihar.


 
 
 

Foreign Assignment:

Visited 14 countries to present papers in International conferences. 

Important foreign assignments are as follow:

 September 2010 to August 2011:  Visiting Scholar Institute of Marine Biology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan


May-June 2010: Invited Professor, Université Littoral  – Station Marine UMR 8187 LOG – 28, Avenue Foch 62930 Wimereux, France completed a project on “Piscivory in predatory copepods and fish”

May-June 2009: Invited Professor, Université Lille 1 –  Station Marine UMR 8187 LOG – 28, Avenue Foch 62930 Wimereux, France, completed a project on “Feeding ecology of zooplankton, role of planktonic copepods in freshwater and marine ecosystems”

June 2009; Attended workshop on application of PRIMER software (Plymouth Routines In Multivariate Ecological Research), Centre for Estuarine and Marine Ecology, The Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW), 4401 NT, Yerseke, The Netherlands.

October –November 2008:  Visiting Scholar Institute of Marine Biology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan

 October 2007: Visiting Scholar Institute of Marine Biology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan

April 2005 to January 2006: Post Doc at Institute of Marine Biology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan, Project title: “Diversity of Copepods In The East China Sea, South China Sea And Kuroshio Current of North- Western Pacific Ocean.

July 1999: Attended workshop on “Demographic Toxicity: Methods in Ecological Risk Assessment and Species Conservation”, The Department of Ecology and Evolution at Stony Brook, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, USA

 

OCEANOGRAPHIC AND LAKE RESEARCH CRUISE

  1. Member of 3days Lake Brienz (German: Brienzersee) cruise as part of the multidisciplinary project of Kanton of Bern, Switzerland, 8-10, September 2005.
  2. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northern- west Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 3 days, October, 2005 (Ocean Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan)
  3. Member of oceanographic research cruise in South China Sea (National Research Vessel No.2 (October, 2007), cruise leader Prof. Dr. J.-S. Hwang
  4. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northwestern Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 2 days, October, 2007 (Ocean Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan)
  5. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northwestern Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 6 days Research cruise, November, 2009 (National Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan under the aegis of GLOBEC (Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics) program of UNESCO.
  1. Member of 3days Lake Brienz (German: Brienzersee) cruise as part of the multidisciplinary project of Kanton of Bern, Switzerland, 8-10, September 2005.
  2. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northern- west Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 3 days, October, 2005 (Ocean Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan)
  3. Member of oceanographic research cruise in South China Sea (National Research Vessel No.2 (October, 2007), cruise leader Prof. Dr. J.-S. Hwang
  4. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northwestern Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 2 days, October, 2007 (Ocean Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan)
  5. Acted as team leader for Kuroshio expedition: in Northwestern Pacific Ocean (Kuroshio Current), 6 days Research cruise, November, 2009 (National Research Vessel-I of National Science Council Taiwan under the aegis of GLOBEC (Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics) program of UNESCO.

 

 
 

Activities related to corporate life:

  1. Acted as convener, Acharya Narendra Dev College Environment Society (Eco Club), during 2006-2010, under my supervision the ANDC Eco club won first prize twice in project execution and presentation and fetched Research grant from the Govt. of NCT of Delhi.
  2. Organized National Science Day Exhibition and Exhibition on best out of wastes as part of Eco club activities supported by Govt. of NCT Delhi.
  3. Member of Delhi University water monitoring committee: organized lectures and workshop on water quality monitoring and acted as resource person in different work shop on water quality monitoring.
  4. Convener Canteen Committee of AND College (2008-09)
  5. Convener Editorial Committee of AND College (Univ. of Delhi) (2008-09).

administrative responsibilities 

Administrative Responsibilities

  1. Chairperson Board of Studies, Centre for Environmental Sciences (Curriculum Development for M. Sc. and M. Phil/Ph.D. Environmental Sciences)  
  2. In charge, Placement cell since September, 2011, Central University of Bihar,
  3. Head, Centre for Environmental Sciences, Central University of Bihar, Since July 2012 to September, 2014.
  4. Chairperson, CUB, ICT policy drafting Committee
  5. Chairperson, Department Research Council for centre for Environmental Sciences, Central University of Bihar.
  6. Chairperson, Central Purchase Committee, Central University of Bihar.
  7. Chairperson, Library subcommittee for database selection


 
 
 

Statutory responsibilities:

  1. Member 2nd Executive Council, Central University of South Bihar
  2. Member 2nd and 3rd Academic Council, Central University of South Bihar
  3. Member 3rd Academic Council, Central University of South Bihar
  4. Member University Research Council, Central University of Bihar