Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Marching Towards Excellence

Department of Biotechnology

 

Department Of Biotechnology

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Year of Establishment of Dept.

2000

2

Head of Department

Prof. Dinesh Yadav

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Total Sanctioned
Teaching Posts

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

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JRF

1

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2

4

-

-

4

Presently Working
(Number Only)

Professors(O)

Professors (CAS)

Associate Professors

Assistant Professors

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JRF

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2

1

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2

5

Courses Available

Courses

Seats

Admitted

GC

OBC

SC

ST

 Minority

1

M.Sc.(2016-17)

20+2(EW)

18

10

8

Nil

Nil

3

2

Ph.D

 

3

2

Nil

1

Nil

2

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Major Achievements
of the Department
in Last Five Years

 

Awards to Faculty members/Student :
Dr. Dinesh Yadav was awarded Dr. Pushpendra Kumar Gupta VishishtKrishiVaigyanik Puraskar-2015 in the field of Agricultural Sciences by Uttar Pradesh Academy of Agricultural Sciences (UPAAS) on the occasion of 4th U.P. Agricultural Science Congress organized by Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur  (02-04th March 2016).
Dr. Sarad Kumar Mishra was awarded as best Programme Officer in NSS, D.D.U. Gorakhpur University for social service, plantation drive and environmental awareness (October, 2015).
Dr. Sarad Kumar Mishra was recognized as top contributing author for Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology journal, Taylor & Francis Group (2016).
Dr. Sarad Kumar Mishra served as Expert for preparation of Biotechnology Glossary (English to Hindi) by Commission for Scientific Technical Terminology (CSTT), Ministry of HRD, Govt, of India (02-05/09/2013).
Dr. Dinesh Yadav served as Expert for 2nd State level Inspire Award Exhibition organized by State Council of Educational Research and Training, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow from 19-20th September, 2013.
Dr. Dinesh Yadav was awarded BOYSCAST (Better Opportunity for Young Scientist in Chosen area of Science and Technology) Fellowship by Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India in the area of "Molecular Biology of Biotic and Abiotic stress in Plants" and worked at Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics (ACPFG), The University of Adelaide, South Australia (3rd May 2012 to 12th April 2013). He also visited several laboratories in University of Melbourne and LaTrobe University, Melbourne.
Dr. Sangeeta Yadav has received SERB-Young Scientist Fellowship (2013-2016).
Dr. Neha Malviya has received DST-Women Scientist-A Fellowship (2013-2016).
Dr. Aiman Tanveer has received UGC-Dr. D.S Kothari Post-Doctoral Fellowship (2013-2017)
Miss Nidhi Singh, M.Sc Biotechnology student (2013-15) received Indira Gandhi NSS Award-2014 by Hon'ble President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee.


Conferences/Workshop Organized :
Organized a National workshop on "Scientific Paper Writing and Effective Communication" in collaboration with Biozone Research Foundation, Gorakhpur (17-I8th Sept. 2016).
Organized an International Conference " Harmony with nature in context of ecotechnological intervention and climate change" (Harmony-2013) in collaboration with Department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences, D.D.U Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (11-13th Nov. 2013).

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Future Plans
[Next Three Years]

 

 

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Faculty details

 

Name

Mobile

Specialization

Email

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Prof. Dinesh Yadav

9411793038

Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Plant Biotechnology, Enzyme Technology

dinesh_yad@rediffmail.com dineshyad71@gmail.com

2

Prof. Sarad Kumar Mishra

9450682713

Microbial Enzyme  Technology, Bioinformatics, Bioactive molecules from endophytes

saradmishra5@gmail.com saradmishra5@rediffmail.com

3

Dr. Jonnada A.V.P Rao

9450420142

Plant Biotechnology, Moleculer Biology, Immunology

drjonnada_avpr@rediffmail.com