Dr. D. S. Rawat

Educational Profile

High School: UP Board (1982), I Div
Intermediate: UP Board (1984), I Div
B.Sc.: Garhwal University Srinagar Garhwal (1986), II Div
M.Sc.: H.N.B.Garhwal University Srinagar Garhwal (1989), I Div
NET CSIR-UGC JRF & Lecturership (1992), Life Sciences
D.Phil.: H.N.B.Garhwal University Srinagar Garhwal (2004)

Research Areas/ Specialisation/ Consultancy

Plant systematics, Biodiversity Conservation, Plant Invasion

Teaching Experience


Awards & Recognisation


Courses Teaching/ Taught To

  1. BBB103 Introductory Biology (UG)
  2. BBB105 Elementary Biology (UG)
  3. BBB400 Fundamentals of Biology (PG)
  4. BBB500 Plant Diversity I (PG)
  5. BBB510 Plant Morphology and Anatomy (PG)
  6. BBB520 Angiosperms, Systematics and Economic Botany (PG)
  7. BBB525 Angiosperms: Diversity and Resource Utilization (PG)
  8. BBB600 Master's Seminar (PG)
  9. BBB613 Biodiversity: Concepts and Management Practices (PG)
  10. BBB651 Plant Taxonomy (PG)
  11. BBB690 Master's Thesis Research (PG)
  12. BBB705 Plants in Extreme Habitats (PG)
  13. BBB720 Economic Botany (PG)
  14. BBB788 Doctoral Seminar-I (PG)
  15. BBB789 Doctoral Seminar-II (PG)
  16. BBB790 Ph.D. Thesis Research (PG)

Membership of Professional Societies

  1. Life Member : Indian Botanical Society
  2. Life Member : Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy
  3. Life Member : Association of Plant Taxonomy
  4. Pillar & Moderator in eFlora of India database (the largest database in the world on Indian plants)

Thesis Guided




Institutional/ Administrative Experience

  1. Lecturer (Botany) at M.L.K. Post Graduate College Balrampur, UP after selection through UP Higher Education Services Commission Allahabad (11.2.1996- 12.1.1998).
  2. Research Officer (Mycologist) in Department of Horticulture and Food Processing UP/ Uttarakhand after selection through Public Service Commission UP Allahabad.
  3. Research Officer/ Mycologist in Horticulture Research and Exten. Centers (G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology Pantnagar) Srinagar Garhwal and Kothiyal Sain Chamoli, Uttarakhand.
  4. Asstt. Prof Biological Sciences CBSH (24.3.2007- till date).

Any Other

Designed, developed and maintaining a website eflorapantnagar showcasing nearly all wild flora of Pantnagar area.

Research Papers Published/ Presented


Books Published/ Edited

  • Assistant Professor
  • Biological Sciences
  • Residence: I/43A Lalbagh Pantnagar
  • Tel: +91-9412965072
  • E-mail: dsrawat@gbpuat-cbsh.ac.in, drds_rawat@yahoo.com

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