Zoology Department

Faculty Members

Dr.Deepalee Das

Designation: Associate Professor & Head,Department of Zoology.
Qualification: M.Sc., Ph.D.
Specialization: Zoology (Cell Biology)
Conferences:

Environmental degradation and its impact on Germplasm with special reference to North East India D. K. College, Mirza

 

23.01.14- 24.01.14

 

 

Social issues and the environment D. K. College, Mirza

 

31.01.14 – 01.02.14

 

Integrated approach in Zoological research Gauhati University 30.03.17 – 31.03.17
Modern trends of Zoological Research in relation to Biodiversity and Environment D. K. College, Mirza (As Convener)

(To be held)

28.06.17 – 29.06.17

 

No. of Seminars / Conferences / Workshops etc. attended as Resource Person

High School Science Teachers’ Training Programme organized by Assam Science Society, DakshinKamrup branch. D.K. College, Mirza, Assam 21- 23.12.15

 

Member of State Level Committee of courses

  • Member of UG Syllabus Committee on Zoology, Gauhati University
  • Publications:
  • (a) Books:   
Environmental Studies (Exclusively meant for B.A., B.Sc., and B.Com. 3rd and  4th Semester students)

 

978-93-5067-517-5 2015-16

 

Environmental Education (For HS 1styr Arts, Science and Commerce Streams) 978-93-5067-517-9 2015-16

 

pirewSiSXa (EkadSeS‣NIrbaeb, kla, ibÔanAañbaiNjYSaKarbaeb) 978-93-5067-517-7 2015

Research Papers:

 

International Journal:

  1. Studies on the Fish Diversity and its Conservation status in Chandubi Tectonic Lake, Assam, India. KrishiSanskriti, (AFHAFBC-2014)
  2. Biodiversity and abundance of Pieridae butterfly with their food plants in the Brahmaputra valley of Assam, ISSN: 2454-3659 (P), 2454-3861 €, Volume III, Issue 3 March 2017

 

Different College Committee:

(i) Convener, UGC Sponsored National Seminar onWomen & Environment – A look into the Issues, problems and opportunities.

(ii) Convener, UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Modern trends of Zoological Research in relation to Biodiversity and Environment”

 

 Research Projects ongoing / completed:

 

Sl. No Title of the Project Funding Agency Amount Received (Rs) Status
 

1.

Minor Research Project:

Pest status of Pieridae Butterfly in the Brahmaputra valley of Assam.

 

 

UGC

 

 

2,00,000/-

 

Completed

2. Biodiversity and abundance of pieridae butterfly with their food plants in the Brahmaputra valley of Assam and biology of some economically important species.

 

UGC 4,10,000/- Ongoing

 

Participation of Institutional Social Responsibility (SIR)

and extension activities.       
(a) Performed awareness programme on conservation of environment at Gorgora (an
adapted village of D.K. College.
(b) Participated at Blood Donation Camp held at D.K. College, Mirza.
(c) Donated ducklings to the selected economically backward widows of village
Gorgora for economic support.
(d) Maintaining the college fishery (400 ft x 150 ft size).
(e) Performed Women awareness programme at Gorgora.
(f) Performed awareness programme on biodiversity conservation at various
nearby villages of D.K.College.

 Co-curricular Activities:
(1) Door-Darshan News Reader.
(2) Acting on Feature Film
(3) Acting on various T.V. serials
(4) Acting on Documentary Film (Central Govt. Production)
(5) Anchored C.D.
(6) Anchored Prestigious Moon Light Media Award
(7) Chief Guest in Reality Show Programme (T.V.)
(8) Radio drama Artist (AIR)
(9) Radio Quiz Master (AIR)
(10) Radio Talk Performer (AIR)
(11) Classical dancer
(l2) Participated extension programme as classical dancer
in South Africa & got Certificate of Appreciation (2012)
(13) Story Book writer (With ISBN)

Dr. Namita Sharma

Designation: Associate Professor

Qualification: M.Sc., PhD.,B.Mus.

Specialisation: Cell-Biology

Conferences/Workshops

  • Participated in the One Day Workshop on “Future Course Of Action with Women’s Studies Cells” organised by Women’s Studies Research Centre and Department of Women’s Studies, Gauhati University on 8th June, 2013.
  • Acted as ‘Chairperson’ in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Bioprospecting of Gene Pools:Trends and Prospects in N.E. India organised by the Dept. Of Botany, D.K. College, Mirza on 26-27th June, 2015.
  • Participated in ‘High School Level Teacher’s Training Programme’, organised by Assam Science Society on 21-23rd’15 at D.K. College.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored Entrepreneurship development for promotion of microenterprises organised by Women’s Forum of D.K.College on 24th and 25th April, 2015.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘ Social issues and the environment ‘ held at D.K.College, Mirza on 31st Jan-1st Feb,2014.
  • Participated in the National Seminar on Integrated Approach in Zoological Research and Biennial Conference of ZSA on 30th and 31st Mar, 2017 at G.U.
  • Participated in the One Day Workshop on “Future Course Of Action with Women’s Studies Cells” organised by Women’s Studies Research Centre and Department of Women’s Studies, Gauhati University on 8th June, 2013.
  • Acted as ‘ Chairperson’ in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Bioprospecting of Gene Pools:Trends and Prospects in N.E. India organised by the Dept. Of Botany, D.K. College, Mirza on 26-27th June, 2015.
  • Participated in ‘High School Level Teacher’s Training Programme’, organised by Assam Science Society on 21-23rd’15 at D.K. College.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored Entrepreneurship development for promotion of microenterprises organised by Women’s Forum of D.K.College on 24th and 25th April, 2015.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Bioresourses of N.E. India and their conservation on 22-23rd March, 2013, at D.K. College.
  • Participated in the UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘ Social issues and the environment ‘ held at D.K.College, Mirza on 31st Jan-1st Feb,2014.
  • Participated in the National Seminar on Integrated Approach in Zoological Research and Biennial Conference of ZSA on 30th and 31st Mar, 2017 at G.U.

Books:

  • Co-author of a Guide Book on Medical Entrance.
  • Edited a Commemorative Volume on Dr. Umesh C Goswami (1950-2015).

Member of:

  • The Editorial Board of the Bulletin, “Jaymini” published by the Women’s Forum of our College.
  • Teacher- In-Charge of the Cultural Commitee for the last several years.
  • Founder and Ex-President of the Women’s Forum of D.K.College, Mirza.
  • Chairperson of GSCASH committee of D.K.College, Mirza.

Awards/ Recognititions

  • Approved as All India Radio artist of Kamrupee Lokageet by AIR, Guwahati.
  • Received a number of Certificates/Prizes in different Music Competitions till date.

Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility(ISR) and extension activities:

Besides taking part as Internal and External Examiners of the departmental examinations inside and outside the college, held the position of In-Charge in conducting different examinations of the College under the H.S. Council as well as the Gauhati University. Moreover, performing the duty of Cultural-In-Charge of the college for the last several years. Led the college team to the Youth Festival of G.U. several times

Nripendra Kr. Choudhury

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: Ph.D.

Specialization: Animal Ecology & Wildlife Biology

Conferences

  1. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Social Issues and the environment organized by Department of Chemistry Department of Environmental Studies, D.K.College, Mirza, Kamrup, 31stJanuary – 1st Feb, 2014.
  2. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “ Bioprospecting of Gene Pool’ Trends and Prospects in N.E.India, Organized Department of Botany, D.K.College, Mirza on 26th-27th June,2015.
  3. Participated in “High School Level teacher Training Progarmmme” organized by Assam Science Society on 21-23 rd December,2015 at D.K.College, Mirza, Assam.
  4. Participated in the UGC Sponsored Entrepreneurship Development for promotion of micro enterprise organized by Women Forum of D.K.College 24 – 25 the April 2015

Research project ongoing /completed (with project title)

  1. Minor research project:

Amphibian fauna of paddy field and their role in biological control of agricultural pests. University Grants Commission

Ellora Choudhury

Designation: Assistant Professor

Qualification: Sc, M.Phil

Specialization: Fish and Fishery Science

Conferences

  1. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Social Issues and the environment organized by Department of Chemistry Department of Environmental Studies, D.K.College, Mirza, Kamrup, 31stJanuary – 1st Feb, 2014.
  2. UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “ Bioprospecting of Gene Pool’ Trends and Prospects in N.E.India, OrganizedDepartment of Botany, D.K.College, Mirza on 26th-27th June,2015.
  3. Participated in “High School Level teacher Training Programme” organized by Assam Science Society on 21-23 rd December,2015 at D.K.College, Mirza, Assam.
  4. Participated in the UGC Sponsored Entrepreneurship Development for promotion of micro enterprise organized by Women Forum of D.K.College 24 – 25 the April 2015.

 

Administrative responsibilities

 

Participation in institutional responsibilities (ISR) and extensive activities:

Taken Part as Internal and External Examiners of the departmental examination inside and outside college, held the position of Assistant in Charge in conducting different examination of the college under the H.S.Council as well as the GauhatiUniversity. Taken the responsibility of teacher in charge of Student union for Girls’ common room for 2 years.

Janmoni Borah

Designation: Assistant professor (Temporary)

Qualification: M.Sc, SLET

Specialization: Zoology (animal  physiology and biochemistry)

Sl no              Subject      Venue       Date
1 “Environmental conditioned biodiversity status in the new millennium” organized by Department of Zoology, B N College, Dhubri, Assam, B N College, Dhubri, Assam 28/1/2017
2 ‘ Integrated Approach in zoological research” organized by Department of Zoology, Gauhati University Gauhati University

Assam

30/3/2017

 

Sl no Name of the workshop Venue Date
1 Basic tools and techniques of molecular biology and biotechnologty B N college of Agriculture; BiswanathChariali, Assam 7/3/2013
2 Prospects, potentials and diversification opportunities of culture system in Beel fisheries sectors of North East India Gauhati University

Assam

27/10/14
3 Head and neck update, 2016 North east cancer hospital and research institute, Guwahati, Assam 6/2/2017

 

4 Introduction to Bioinformatics and its application in Biological Sciences Gauhati University

Assam

24/3/2015

 

Sl no Name of the book ISBN no Publisher and year of publication
1 Comparative Anatomy and Developmental Biology 978-93-272-7460-8 Kalyani Publisher

2017

2 Developmental Biology 978-93-272-7526-1 Kalyani publisher

2017

 

Awards/Recognition

  • Best graduate award at North East Graduate Festival 2014 organized by University of Science and technology, Meghalaya.
  • UGC Rank holder merit scholarship, 2014-2016.