Department of Botany has 40 seats available for PG degree. It is a multidisciplinary course and the curriculum has been developed to meet the growing demand of expertise knowledge in life sciences. It is backed up with specialised laboratories, enriched departmental library to provide extended support of integrated knowledge. The department also has a flourished botanical garden and good collection of herbarium. The botanical garden has number of herbs, shrubs and trees having economical, medicinal and ethano-botanical application cited in different literature. Department also has skilled faculty with specialisation who enforce continuous efforts for active teaching as well as research.
Dr. Ashish Kumar Dubey (HOD, Botany) (Ph.D. Microbiology & Seed Pathology, M.Sc. Cytology and Genetics)
He has more than two decades of academic and research experience and started his entrepreneurial journey past five years. He has published 16 papers in National and International Journals and attended 35 Seminars, Webinars, and National & International symposium. He has published one book and is author of 02 book chapters. He has been awarded among Top 100 Startup Idea in entries from South Asian Countries entitled BIOZYME- Green Technology Industrial Solution in Innopreneurs – Startup Contest (6th Edition) by Lemon Ideas 2021. He is member of Editorial Board of Indian Journal of Plant Sciences. He is life member of VIBHA and IBS. Presently serving as Sah-Pramukh, Shaikshika Prakostha, Bhartiya Shikshan Mandal (BSM), Jaipur Prant. He is Director, Greenathon Technologies Pvt. Ltd. and Co-Founder Greenathon & Company (a DIPP, Govt. of India) registered start-up based on green technology industrial solutions. (DIPP6936, 06.10.2020 and DIPP24940, 08.10.2018 Government of India). Greenathon Technologies Pvt. Ltd.- with a Clean Technology Mission is a Bootstrap and Academic Spinoff to serve the society to meet the sustainable development goals. The mandate of the firm is to go farther with nature. Tech-Based company is now translating the technology from lab-land-industry.
Dr. Shankar Singh Rathore (Ph.D. Plant Pathology & Biotechnology, M.Sc. Environmental Biology)
He has teaching experience of 18 Years. He has published 13 Research papers in reputed National and International Journals and authored 4 books. He is life member of Indian Science Congress and Vigyan Bharti. He has attended many National and International Seminars, Conferences and Webinars.
Dr. Rajni Jain (Ph.D. Microbiology and Seed Pathology, M.Sc. Advanced Plant Pathology, B.Ed.)
She has experience of 17 Years in this field. She has many research publications in National and International Journals and review articles in books and edited volumes. She is life member of prestigious society IBS and VIBHA. She has attended many Conferences, Seminars and Webinars and presented posters and oral presentation. She has got Certificate of Merit for Young Scientist Best Paper Presentation Award in XXX Annual conference of IBS (2007) and Prof. K.P.V. Menon Best Poster Award (Commendation Certificate) during the International Conference organized by Indian Phytopathological Society in 2009.
Dr. Sushma Gupta (Ph.D. Tissue Culture, M.Sc. Plant Physiology, B.Ed.)
She has teaching experience of 22 Years. She has published many research papers in National and International Journals. She is life member of VIBHA and IBS. She has also attended many Seminars, Conferences and Webinars.
Dr. Rekha Sharma (Ph.D. Algal Biotechnology, M.Sc. Microbiology, M.Sc. Advanced Plant Pathology)
She has an experience of 14 Years. She has many research publications in National and International Journals and review articles in books and edited volumes. She is life member of prestigious society IBS and VIBHA. She has also attended many National and International Conferences, Seminars and Webinars.