Nipu Kumar Das

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Nipu Kumar Das
Junior Research Fellow & PhD Scholar
Suri Sehgal Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation
nipu.das@atree.org
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Fields of Research interest: 

My research focuses on the systematics of terrestrial malacofauna found in the Indian region. The work also encompasses different fields including molluscan ecology, evolution, and the biogeography.

Education:

Course

      University/Board

Institution

Year

M.Sc. in Life Science (Zoology)

NIT Rourkela

NIT Rourkela, Odisha

2016-18

B.Sc. in Zoology

Gauhati University

Pub Kamrup College, Assam

2013-16

National Level Entrance Qualifications:

  • GATE 2018 (Life Sciences)
  • Joint CSIR-UGC NET for Assistant Professor, December 2017 (Life Science)
  • IIT-JAM 2016 (Biological Sciences)

Training & Workshops Experience (from 2018 onwards):

  • Participated in a workshop on Science Academies' Science Leadership Workshop (SLW), India's first Science Leadership Program, organized by the Central University of Punjab, Bathinda, India; 22-28th June 2020.
  • Participated in a workshop on “Molecular Taxonomy” organized by ATREE Bangalore and Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) Bhubaneswar, at ILS, Bhubaneswar, Odisha; 11-15th March 2019.
  • Participated in a workshop on “Open Data Kit (ODK) for Field Researchers” organized by The Academy for Conservation Science and Sustainability Studies, ATREE, Bangalore, Karnataka; 12-14th December 2018.
  • Participated the workshop on “Quantitative Assessment and Mapping of Plant and Selected Animal Taxa and Biological Resources of Northeast India” organized by ATREE and IBSD (Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable development), at IBSD, Imphal, Manipur; July 26-29, 2018.

Publications: 

  •  Anushree Jadhav, Nipu Kumar Das and N.A. Aravind. 2020. Edible freshwater molluscs from Northeast India. Tentacle, 28: 3-4.