ZOOLOGY

ABOUT

The Department of Biology was established in 1956. The Department of Zoology was established in 1968 as a wing of Department of Biology. In 1971 the Department of Zoology was recognized as independent department. Dr. Pronobesh Roy was the founder and first Head of the department. The Honours course was started in 1981. Many of the students of this department are in responsible positions in India and abroad. Both Honours and General courses are running in the department.

GALLER

FACULTY

Teaching Staffs:

Dr. Tanusree Biswas                        Associate Professor

Dr. Biplab Behera                             Assistant Professor

Dr. Dipanjana Mazumder                Assistant Professor

Prof. Sangita Khewa Subba            Assistant Professor

Dr. Sukanta Majumder                    Assistant Professor

Non-teaching Staffs:

Sri. Pankaj Raha Roy                        Lab Attendant

Sri. Biplab Roy Sharma                    Lab Attendant (Contractual)

FACILITIES

The department is running with two well maintained laboratories and one zoological museum having numerous preserved specimens. Laboratories are well equipped with microscopes, ultracentrifuges, incubators, colorimeter, digital balance, microtome and other necessary equipments. There are two classrooms equipped with LCD projectors and screens. Each year the department arranges educational excursions to various areas in India.

NOTICES

CONTACT

                        FACULTY PROFILE

NAME: TANUSREE BISWAS

  •  DESIGNATION: ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
  • DEPARTMENT: ZOOLOGY
  • EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: M.Sc, Ph.D
  • AWARDS/MEDALS:
  • AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Cytology and Molecular Genetics

TOPIC TAUGHT: Invertebrate Zoology, Vertebrate Zoology, Adaptations, Ecology, Evolution, Applied Zoology, Cell Biology, Molecular Genetics,

PAPERS PUBLISHED: 04

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ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES:

EMAIL ID: tanusrem@yahoo.co.in

MOBILE NUMBER: 9434308962

NAME: BIPLAB KUMAR BEHERA

DESIGNATION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT: ZOOLOGY

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: M.Sc, Ph.D

AWARDS/MEDALS:

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology

TOPIC TAUGHT: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Animal Physiology, Endocrinology and Reproductive Biology, Invertebrate Zoology, Vertebrate Zoology, Ecology, Evolution, Applied Zoology, Cell Biology, Laboratory techniques

PAPERS PUBLISHED: 05

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EMAIL ID: biplab_11@rediffmail.com

MOBILE NUMBER: 9434494248

NAME: DR. (Mrs.) DIPANJANA MAZUMDER

DESIGNATION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT: ZOOLOGY

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: M.Sc, Ph.D

AWARDS/MEDALS: Received University Medal for securing 1st Class 1st position in B.Sc (Hons) Examination 2002, University Medal for securing 1st Class 1st position in M.Sc Examination 2004

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Immunology and Cell Biology, Cancer Molecular Biology, Viral Oncology

TOPIC TAUGHT: Invertebrate Zoology, Vertebrate Zoology, Adaptations, Cell Biology, Immunology, Animal Physiology, Endocrinology and Reproductive Biology, Histology and Histochemistry, Developmental Biology, Evolution

PAPERS PUBLISHED:  11

BOOKS AUTHORED: Nil

RESEARCH PROJECTS: Nil

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES: NA

EMAIL ID: dipanjana.indra@gmail.com

MOBILE NUMBER: 9477842427,9609147138

NAME: SANGITA KHEWA SUBBA

DESIGNATION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT: ZOOLOGY

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: M.Sc

AWARDS/MEDALS:

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Entomology, Pest control

TOPIC TAUGHT: Invertebrate Zoology, Vertebrate Zoology, Adaptations, Ecology, Applied Zoology, Developmental Biology, Taxonomy, Biostatistics

PAPERS PUBLISHED: 12

BOOKS AUTHORED: 01

RESEARCH PROJECTS: Nil

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES:

EMAIL ID:sangita.khewa@yahoo.com

MOBILE NUMBER: 7063055969

NAME: SUKANTA MAJUMDER

DESIGNATION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT: ZOOLOGY

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: M.Sc., Ph.D.

AWARDS/MEDALS: NIL

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology, Fish Parasitology

TOPIC TAUGHT: Invertebrate Zoology, Genetics, Cell Biology, Endocrinology, Developmental Biology, Ecology and Environmental Biology, Evolution

PAPERS PUBLISHED: 03

BOOKS AUTHORED: NIL

RESEARCH PROJECTS: NIL

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES: NA

EMAIL ID: sukanta82majumder@gmail.com

MOBILE NUMBER: 9051338281