Subject specialization: Agricultural Geography, Environment and Development, Quantitative Techniques in Geography.
Areas of Research Interest: Agricultural Geography, Environment and Development
No. of Ph.D. students: (a) Supervised: 08 (b) Ongoing: 03.
No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: 07 (b) Ongoing: 03.
No. of Publications: (a) Journal(s) : 21(b) Book Edited (Joint): 01 (c) Journal Edited: 03 (d) News Letter Edited: 01 (e) Occasional Paper: 01 (f) Paper Contributed in Team Project: 01 (e) Area Report: 01
Achievement & Awards:
5 months Research Experience in the Project: “Problems of Production and Investment in Planning Indian Iron and Steel Industry: The H.S.L – A Case Study” as a Statistical Asst. from June to September, 1977.
Four and half years experience as Junior Research Fellow and Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Geography,North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong for M.Phil. and Ph.D integrated Programme.
Associated with a research project in the Department of Sociology, University of North Bengal on “Geographical and Socio-Economic Perspectives of the Forest Fringe Villages of Ambari Forest range of North Bengal”
Local supervision of foreign scholar: 1
University of Bordeaux, France.
Adjudicator of Ph.D Thesis: Punjabi University,Patiala
Adjudicator of M.Phil. Dissertation: Rajiv Gandhi University,Itanagar
Departmental Research Projects under Area Studies Programme (UGC) being carried out : 2 (ongoing)
Undergraduate Teaching: 5 Yearse (1983-88) in J.N. College, Pasighat and Govt. College, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh.
M.A Teaching : 11 Years since 2005 (continuing) (M.A Course in Strategic and Area Studies at C.H.S, N.B.U)
M.Phil. Teaching : 25 Years since 1991 (continuing) (M.Phil. Course at C.H.S, N.B.U)
Ph.D Course Work Teaching : 5 Years since 2011 at the C.H.S,N.B.U
Two terms as Director, Centre for Himalayan Studies, N.B.U
22nd, January, 1995 to 21st January, 1998
22nd, January, 2007 to 21st January, 2010
Acted as Campus in Charge, University of North Bengal on different occasions.
Acted as Superintendent, Research Scholars Hostel, N.B.U for more than two terms.