Prof. B. B. P. Gupta

Zoology Department

Designation: Professor

Qualifications:

B. Sc. (Hons.) (BHU), M. Sc. (BHU), Ph. D. (BHU)

Areas of Interest/Specialization: 

Comparative Endocrinology, Neuroendocrinology, Pineal Physiology, Reproductive Physiology

Experience: 

Post-Doctoral Research – 37 years; PG Teaching – 35 Years

Publication/Books:

  • Research Papers – 65
  • Book - 1

Research Projects:

  • 6 Nos. (DST: 3 Nos., UGC: 1 No., DAE: 1 No., GTZ, Germany: 1 No.)

Awards      

  • Fellowship of National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad (FNASc), 2004
  • Fellow of Zoological Society of India, Calcutta (FZS), 2005
  • Sr. DAAD Fellowship (2010-11)
  • Sr. DAAD Fellowship (2003)
  • Sr. DAAD Fellowship (1995)
  • DAAD Fellowship (1989-91)

                               
Ph. D. Awarded/Supervised:

  • Degree awarded – 13 Nos.

No. of Ph. D. students working – 5 Nos.

Administrative responsibilities undertaken:

  1. Dean, School of Life Sciences, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong (For 3 years w.e.f. 
  2. 18th December, 2017)
  3. Programme Coordinator, DSA-Phase II & III Programmes sanctioned to the Department of Zoology, Special Assistance Programme, UGC (September 2014 till date),
  4. Dy. Co-ordinator, DSA-Phase II Programme of UGC (2011-2014), Department of Zoology, NEHU, Shillong
  5. Head, Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility (SAIF), DST, New Delhi (April, 2009 – September 2012).
  6. University Coordinator, Refresher Courses, and Director, UGC-Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong (September, 2006 to April, 2009).
  7. Member-Secretary, Institutional Ethics Committee, NEHU, Shillong (2008-11 & 2011-14).
  8. Dy. Co-ordinator, COSIST Programme of UGC (2002-2005).
  9. Co-ordinator, DST-FIST Programme (2002-2005).
  10. Dy. Co-ordinator, DRS-III Programme of UGC (2001-2006).
  11. Warden, Chhinlung Halls of Residence, NEHU, Shillong (w.e.f. 5.5.1998 to 6.7.2000).

Academic affiliations

  • North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong.

Papers presented in Conferences/Seminars: >50

Collaboration/Consultancy:

  • Collaborated with Prof. L. Vollrath and Prof. R. Spessert, Department of Anatomy and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mainz University, Mainz, Germany (1989-2010).

Any other:

  • Member of a number of national and international science societies;
  • Member of Editorial Boards of a number of national and international journals
  • Member of academic boards of a number of universities
  • Diploma in German Language
  • Holder of NCC ‘B’ and NCC ‘C’ certificates.