Curriculum Vitae
Professor of Plant Pathology (Retd.),
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya

Date of Birth: 6th March 1940

Education : B. Sc.(Ag.), M.Sc.(Ag.) in Plant Pathology and
                 Ph. D. (Kalyani University)


Professional Experience
35 years experience including teaching Plant Bacteriology and disease control at Under Graduate and Post Graduate levels and leading plant bacteriology major under Plant Pathology. Developing and organising plant bacteriology section in the Department.

Administrative Experience
Head of the Department for 2 year
Deputy Registrar for 1 year
Dean Faculty of Agriculture, BCKV for  6 ½ years

Other Experiences:
Member, State Agricultural Commission, Government of West Bengal (WB),  Chairman, Agriculture Advisory Committee, Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt of WB, Member, Planning Team of Planning Commission for the lower Gangetic plains of India, Horticultural Development Committee, Government of WB, Member of Governing body of JTRL, ICAR, participated as expert in West Bengal Bulletin and Leaf-let Committee, Directorate of Agriculture,  Government of WB, Bulletin by Field Extension Wing, BCKV, Technical Expert in Akashvani and Doordarshan  in Plant Disease Management, as one of the Judges for Rural Journalists Article competition organised by  Sabujsona, Nadia, and  in Science Model Competition Yuva Utsab, Kalyani,1982 and as a member of Court and EC, BCKV.

Publication summary:
87 in Foreign and Indian Journals, 06 books

Students Supervised
16 Ph. D. and 22 M. Sc. (Ag.)                                                           

Current research Project:

Fellowship: Fellow of West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology (FWBAC&T)

Editorial works of Journals/Bulletin, Member of Editorial board, Indian Phytopathological Society, New Delhi, Editorial board of University News Bulletin, BCKV, Member Editorial board of University of  Saar  Samachar, FAI 

Contact Information

B-11/38, Kalyani,
Nadia, PIN-741252, West Bengal, India
Tel. +9133 25829284