Department of Zoology

Name of Department

DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

 

 

1.

Year of Establishment of Deptt.

1958

 

 

2.

Head of Department

Prof. Ajay Singh

 

 

3.

Total Sanctioned Teaching Posts

Professors (O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

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JRF

 

 

 

 

02

-

05

11

-

-

 

 

4.

Presently Working (Number only)

Professors (O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

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JRF

 

 

 

02

05

01

04

-

03

 

 

5. Courses Available

Courses

Seats

Admitted

GC

OBC

SC

ST

Minority

M.Sc (Zoology)

50

50

26

13

10

1

7

M.Sc (Env. Sc.)

20

20

11

05

-

-

6

 

Ph.D.

66

08

-

05

03

-

 

6.

Major Achievements of the Department in last five years

· Organized ‘National Symposium’ on “Advances in Zoology and Environmental Science”-13&14 March, 2013

· Organized three days ‘International Conference “HORMONY 2013”-11-13 Nov., 2013

· Organized International Conference “Frontiers of Natural Product and Human Health” – 19 Dec., 2015

· Organized ‘National Science Day’ on theme ‘Science & Technology for specially Abled Persons’-28 Feb. 2017

· Annual Meet and distribution of ‘Excellence Award’ among Employees of the Department and Students of P.G.-01 May, 2017

· Plantation by Hon’ble Vice-chancellor/Teachers/Staff members and P.G. students of Zoology/Environmental Science in memory of Ex-Vice-Chancellor-Prof. Revati Raman Pandey of this University-2017

· First Alumni meet was organized on 3 Nov., 2017

·  Organized on day farmers awareness meet on “Vermicomposting and biopesticides production and their uses” 27Feb., 2018

· Plantation of rare medicinal plants in the departmental garden by Faculty/staff members on World Environmental Day-5 June, 2018

7.

Future Plans (next three years)

· A WHO Collaborating Centre on Fasciolosis control at this university in coming years.

· Natural Product Lab, Toxicology Lab, Entomology Lab, Endocrinology Lab, Malacology Lab, Bio-systematics lab and Vermitechnology Lab are planning to explore more advance researches in coming years.

· We are planning to organize National/International conferences/Refresher courses in Zoology/Environmental science and workshop on ‘Tools and Techniques’

· Alumni meet will be organized every year.

· We are going to apply for infrastructural grant to advanced researches under  SAP and DST FIST Programme.

8 .Faculty Details

SN.   Name

Mobile no.

Specialization

E-mail

1. Prof. Ajay Singh

9455079559

Fishery Biology, Aquatic Toxicology

singhajay_gkp@rediffmail.com

2. Prof. B.A Ansari

9452448942

Toxicology

ba.ansari@rediffmail.com

3. Prof. V.B. Kushwaha

9451214195

Biochemistry, Toxicology

veenabatrakushwaha@gmail.com

4. Prof. R.K. Upadhyay

9838448495

Entomology, Immunology

rkpuadhya@yahoo.com

5. Prof. P.H. Pathak

8005365347

Entomology

paramhans.pathak@gmail.com

6. Prof. S.K. Srivastav

9450413232

Fishery, Endocrinology

sunilsrivastav@hotmail.com

7. Prof. Vinay Kumar Singh

9415855488

Entomology, Toxicology

vinaygkpuniv@gmail.com

8. Dr. Keshav Singh

9450433313

Entomology, Vermitechnology

Keshav26singh@rediffmail.com

9. Dr. S.K. Tiwari

9450264779

Entomology

sktzddu@rediffmail.com

10. Dr. Ram Pratap Yadav

9450436049

Toxicology, Fishery Biology

rampratapy@rediffmail.com

11. Dr. Kapinder Manik

9711141559

Entomology

Kapsind2007@gmail.com

12. Dr. Sushil Kumar

9877227405

Cell Biology,  Cytogenetics

Sushilk731@gmail.com