The department has well equipped laboratories for under-graduate and post-graduate, separate laboratories for P.G. specialization i.e. Environmental Biology and Entomology. The department has an excellent museum which includes many rare specimens right from fossils to well stuffed animals. The departmental library has a good collection of textbooks, reference books, encyclopaedia and journals of national and international reputes. Other facilities include Instrumentation Room, Computer Room with Broadband Internet Connection, Dark Room, Rearing Room etc. The department has everything not only to run under-graduate and post-graduate courses but also to undertake research activities.
Courses Offered :
|Sr. No.||Course||Year of Establishment||System|
|2||P.G (M.Sc)||2001||Choice Based Credit System|
|4||P.G Diploma in Ornithology||2012||Annual|
|1||Dr. Pravin Charde||M.Sc., Ph.D.||Principal|
|2||Dr. Anil Mohite||M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.||Associate Professor & Head|
|3||Dr.(Mrs) Jyoti Dahegaonkar||M.Sc., Ph.D||Assistant Professor|
|4||Dr. Mrs. Jyoti Tirpude||M.Sc., Ph.D.||Assistant Professor|
|5||Mr. Ajay Dorlikar||M.Sc., NET||Assistant Professor|
Staff members of the department and other associated research supervisors work in more than one theme or are engaged in projects that cut across theme boundaries. Staff members, research supervisors and research students are engaged in research activities of: Biodiversity and Aquatic Ecology, Limnological studies of various water bodies, Birds Biodiversity, Birds Reproductive Behaviour, Insect Ecology, Insect Reproductive Physiology and Endocrinology, Mammalian Reproductive Physiology.
|Sr.No.||Title of the Project||Funding Agency||Principal Investigator / Co-Investigator||Status|
|1||Ptilocgronology-Feather study and biology of Coturnix coturnix –quail bird.||UGC, New Delhi.||Dr. Pravin Charde||Completed|
|2||Climate change and its impact on Agriculture crops of Nagpur district of Vidarbha region||UGC, New Delhi.||Dr. Pravin Charde / Dr. Ashish Lambat||Completed|
|3||An Assessment of the Aquatic Fauna and Physico-chemical Parameters of Gorewada Reservoir, Nagpur (M.S.)||Gorewada Project, Department of Forest, M.S.||Dr. Pravin Charde||Completed|
|4||Ecology and Breeding behavior of Indian Grey Hornbill Ocyceros birostris.||UGC, New Delhi.||Dr. Pravin Charde||Completed|
|5||An Assessment of the Avian Biodiversity of Gorewada Forest and Reservoir, Nagpur (M.S.)||Dept. of forest, M.S.||Mr. Raju Kasambe||Completed|
|6||An Studies on histomorphological and physiological effects of some plant origin Insect Growth Regulators (IGRs) and synthetic IGR Diflubenzuron (Dimilin) on Gram pod borer,Heliothis armigera(Huebner) (Lepidoptera : Noctuidae).||UGC, New Delhi||Dr. Anil Mohite||Completed|
|7||Studies on the larval morphology, cephalic & segmental chaetotaxy, gamma irradiation and chemosterilant-induced histopathological effects on gonads and inherited sterility in fruit piercing moth, Eudocima materna (Linnaeus) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).||UGC, New Delhi||Dr. Anil Mohite||Ongoing|
Dr. Anil Mohite
Associate Professor &
Head NAAC Co-ordinator M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.
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