Sri. Bhaskar Mahanayak
Assistant Professor (Stage III)

Mobile :  (91+) 9474319669

Email : bmahanayak@gmail.com

Date of Joining : 12th April 2005

Date of Superannuation : 30th  April 2042

Academic Qualification:

  •  Pursuing Ph.D in the Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal under the supervision of Dr. Ashis Panigrahi.
  • M.Sc  in Zoology from the University of North Bengal in  First Class securing 73.4% of marks in the year 1999.
  • B.Sc (Hons.) in Zoology from A.B.N Seal College under North Bengal University in First class securing 64.4% of marks in the year 1997.

 Awards:

  •  Awarded University Medal for being First Class Second in B.Sc (Hons.) Examination.
  • Awarded Junior Research Fellowship by the CSIR-UGC in the year 2002.
  • Outstanding Paper Award by the Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Biotechnology in 2nd Regional Science and Technology Congress (Southern Region) 2017.

Publications:

  1. Ghosh, M. Chakrabortty, S., Mahanayak, B., Ghosh, K., Talukdar, S. (2015). Spider Bite, a Case from Eastern India with Review of Literature Toxicology International, vol.22 No.3 pg: 153-155.ISSN: Print-0971-6580. Online 0976-5131
  2. Mahanayak, B (2016). Complement System in Immunity: An Overview. Science Review, Vol-1, pp-26-44. ISBN: 978-81-927259-2-5.
  3. Mahanayak, B (2016). Swachh Bharat Mission: Utility and its Relevance. Anweshan: An Inter-disciplinary Edited Volume-01, pp-142-151. ISBN: 978-81-927259-3-2.
  4. Mahanayak, B., Chakraborty, S., and Panigrahi, A. (2017). Preliminary Survey on the Primary Fishermen Co-operative Societies (PFCS) of Murshidabad District of West Bengal. International Journal of Biology, Vol-4, /Issue-2. P-ISSN 2394-1391, e-ISSN 2455-8249.
  5. Mahanayak, B., Chakraborty, S., and Panigrahi, A. (2017). Use of Earthworms for Sustainable Agriculture. International Journal of Biology, Vol-4, /Issue-2. P-ISSN 2394-1391, e-ISSN 2455-8249.

Present Employment:

  • Assistant Professor (Stage III) in Zoology in Berhampore Girls’ College, Murshidabad, West Bengal since April 2016.
  • Assistant Professor (Stage II) in Zoology in Berhampore Girls’ College, Murshidabad, West Bengal during April 2011 – April 2016.
  • Assistant Professor (Stage I) in Zoology in Berhampore Girls’ College, Murshidabad, West Bengal during January 2006 – April 2011.
  • Lecturer in Zoology in Berhampore Girls’ College, Murshidabad, West Bengal from April 2005 to December 2005.

Project:

UGC Sponsored Minor Research Project on Study on the Prevalence of Gastro- intestinal Parasites in Domestic Fowl (Gallus gallus domesticus) in both Extensive and Intensive management System in Two Different Agro Climatic Regions of West Bengal”- Submitted.

Other Positions held:

  • Member of Board of Undergraduate Studies of the Department of Zoology, University of Gour Banga, West Bengal.
  • Member of Board of Undergraduate Studies of the Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal.
  • Member, Board of Moderators, Department of Zoology, University of North Bengal.
  • Member of Governing Body of Berhampore Girls’ College, Murshidabad, WB from 2010 to 2016.
  • District President of West Bengal College and University Professors’ Association (WBCUPA), Murshidabad District during 2012 – 2016.
  • President (Government Nominated) of Iswar Chandra Institution, Berhampore, Murshidabad since 2016.
  • Member of the Visiting Team for Undergraduate Examination, University of Kalyani since 2012.
  • Member of the Visiting Team for B.Ed Examination, The West Bengal University of Teachers Training Education Planning and Administration since 2015.
  • Observer, State Level Eligibility Test, West Bengal College Service Commission.
  • Observer, Netaji Subhas Open University.
  • Member of the Sports Council, University of Kalyani since 2012.

Other Academic and Administrative Responsibilities in the College:

  • Head, Department of Zoology of Berhampore Girls’ College since 2015.
  • Head, Department of Environmental Science of Berhampore Girls’ College during 2010-2017.
  • Coordinator, Coaching for Entry in Services, Berhampore Girls’ College during 2010-2014.
  • Member of Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Academic Committee, Admission Committee, Service Book Committee, Building Committee, Routine Committee, Cultural Sub- committee, Students Welfare Committee of Berhampore Girls’ College.
  • Convener, Eco Club of Berhampore Girls’ College.
  • Organized national seminars and workshops.

Training:

  • Bhuvan Workshop, National Remote Sensing Centre, ISRO on 2nd February, 2012
  • “Trends in Bioinformatics” organized by Berhampore Girls’ College in collaboration with DBT Centre, Presidency University on 8th-9th March, 2013.
  • “Hands-on Training Workshop on Microbiological Tools and Techniques” organized by the department of Zoology, University of Gour Banga during 3-7 March, 2017.
  • Workshop on Ecological and Environmental Modelling organized by Indian Statistical Institute & GCETT, Berhampore on 25th October, 2016.

Conferences/ Seminars:

  • Oral Presentation
  1. “Principle of Animal Physiology: from Genes to Organism” at XXVIth Annual National Conference of the Physiological Society of India held during 19-21 December, 2014.
  2. “Use of Vermitechnology for Sustainable Agriculture” at 22nd West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress (WBSSTC)-2015, organized by the of Science & Technology Govt. of WB, during 28th February & 1st March 2015.
  3. “Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Helminth Parasites of Domestic Fowl in Extensive Management System in and around Berhampore, Murshidabad” at 1st Regional Science and Technology Congress2016 organized by the of Science & Technology Govt. of WB, held on 13-14 November 2016.
  4. “Ecosystem based Adaptation: The Future Strategy for Ecosystem Restoration and Biodiversity Conservation under Climate Change Regime” at BOTSEM-2016, organized by the Department of Botany, Sripat Singh College on 30th November 2016.
  5. “Development of Fisheries through Cooperatives: A Case Study with Beel Bishnupur Agragami FCS Ltd.”at International Conference on Advances in Environmental and Agricultural Bioechnology-2018 organized by St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi on 22-24 February, 2018.
  6. “Environmental Pollution, Fish Mortality and Threat to Livelihood of Rural Fishermen: Need for Good Governance” at 25th West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress (WBSSTC)-2018, organized by the of Higher Education, Science & Technology and Biotechnology, Govt. of WB, on 4-5 March 2018.
  • Poster Presentation
  1. A Comparative Study on the Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Parasites of Domestic Fowl under Extensive and Intensive Management System in and around Berhampore, Murshidabad “ at 4th India Biodiversity Meet-2016 organized by ISI Kolkata and GCETT, Berhampore held on 24-27 October, 2016.
  2. Gastrointestinal Helminth Diversity of Domestic Fowl( Gallus gallus domesticus) in and around Berhampore, Murshidabad” at ZooCon-2017: Animal Science in 21st Century organized by the Department of Zoology, University of North Bengal on 11-12 February 2017
  3. “Environmental Pollution, Fish Mortality and Threat to Livelihood of Rural Fishermen: Need for Good Governance” at 2nd Regional Science and Technology Congress (Southern Region), 2017 organized by the of Higher Education, Science & Technology and Biotechnology, Govt. of WB, held on 14-15 December 2017.

Membership and other responsibilities

Life member of the Zoological Society, Kolkata.

Present Research Interest

  • Parasitology of domestic fowl
  • Fishery & Aquaculture