Dr. Vir Singh
Educational ProfileD.Phil./ Ph.D. (Botany – Ecology), 2007 - HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand, India
Ph.D. (Animal Nutrition), 1985, Major: Animal Nutrition; Minor: Biochemistry and Chemistry; OGPA 4.596/ 5.000) from the G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, India.
M.Sc. (Botany), 2006, with first division (68.35% marks) from MP Bhoj (Open) University, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
M.Sc.Ag. (Animal Nutrition), 1980, with first division (OGPA 4.208/ 5.000), Minor: Biochemistry - G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, India
M.A. (Sociology), 2007 – with first division (68.38% marks) from Indira Gandhi National Open University, India.
Diploma in Environmental Management – Galilee College, Israel (currently the Galilee International Management Institute – GIMI) in 2009
B. Sc. Hons. (Zoology, Botany, and Chemistry) – with first division (69.90% marks) from the Meerut University, Meerut, India.
Research Areas/ Specialisation/ ConsultancyRangeland Ecology/ Mountain Agro Ecology
Teaching Experience28 Years
Awards & RecognisationICIMOD Research Fellowship
Courses Teaching/ Taught ToEnvironmental Science, Environmental Physiology, Resource and Energy Conservation
Membership of Professional Societies
- Akanksha Rastogi, 2008: Study
of Treated Pulp Paper Mill Effluent at Different Distances in the Drainage
Channel Outside Factory
- Nanda Nautiyal, 2009: Use of
Nanofiltration in the Mitigation of Arsenic Pollution in Water.
- Prakash Seth, 2010: Study on
Accumulation of Various Metals in Wheat Plants Irrigated with Pulp and Paper Mill
- Anil Kumar Shankhwar, 2010:
Seasonal Variation in Physico-chemical and Biological Characteristics of
Nainital Lake water
- Monika, 2010: Study of Litter
Decomposition and Nutrient Release from Agroforestry Trees
- Prashansa Tamta, 2010: Carbon
and Energy Audit of Wheat Crop Cultivated under Conventional and Organic
- Zeba Khanam, 2011: Assessment
of Groundwater Quality Affected by Effluent Discharge in Kichha Township
- Kiran Rawat, 2011: Leaf Litter Decomposition of Selected Tree Species in Agroforestry System in the Himalayan Tarai Are
Institutional/ Administrative ExperienceCoordinator Liberal Education (2005 - 2010)
Actg. Dean Student Welfare (2005 - 2010)
Public Information Officer (CBSH & DSW Section) 2005 - 2010
Director Communication (2011 till date)