Zoology

The Department of Zoology, Rammohan College came into existence from the beginning of the College in 1961 as pass undergraduate programme. Soon the department flourished under the leadership of various eminent teachers and it started Honours course in the year 1980 with 10 students affiliated by the Calcutta University.

Department of Zoology regularly undertakes various educational activities including seminars, symposia, educational tours, awareness programs etc.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

  • Three years Honours Degree Course (C.U. Syllabus).
  • Two Year General Degree Course to cater to Honours Students (C.U. Syllabus) of :

Botany

Physiology

  • Three year General Degree Course

PRESENT FACULTY

Name Specialization e-mail
Dr. Samarendra Nath Banerjee
Ph.D.
Associate Professor & Bursar
Cytology and Genetics samar_banerjee@rediffmail.com
Dr. Shantanu Das
Ph.D.
Associate Professor & Head
Ecology, Animal Behaviour and Endocrinology dasshantanu14@gmail.com
Dr. Santi Ranjan Dey
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Entomology srdey1@rediffmail.com
Dr. Kaustav Datta Choudhury
Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Fishery and aquaculture dutta.kaustuv@rediffmail.com
Sm. Swapna Modak
M.Sc.
Guest Lecturer
Parasitology
Sri Sarbajit Basu
M.Sc.
Guest Lecturer
Immunology

 

 

RESEARCH SCHOLARS OF THE DEPARTMENT

Name of the Supervisor Name of the Scholars/Associates
(past & Present)
Field Area Funding Agency
Dr. Samarendra Nath Banerjee 1. SrabantikaMallick

2.Sudipta Chowdhury

3.Anusua Banerjee

Tumour growth and angiogenesis

 

University Grants Commission

 

 

COLABORATIVE WORKS WITH OTHER UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES

Name of the Supervisor Name of the Scholars/Associates
(past & Present)
Address of the student Field Area
Dr. Samarendra Nath Banerjee

 

1. Jinita Banerjee Bethune College Cytogenetics
2. Mandira Ghosh PG Department, Vidyasagar College Tumour genetics
3.Manami Banerjee DO Amphibian Cytogenetics
4. Piyali Ghosh DO Amphibian Cytogenetics
5.Mousami Dey DO Amphibian Cytogenetics
6.Riddhi Mahapatra Ex-student, Manchester University Amphibian Cytogenetics
7.Dipanjan Ray VIT University, Vellore Tumour genetics
8.Priyanka Ghosh PG Physiology Rammohan College Tumour Chromosme
9.Rusha Basu Ray DO Tumour genetics
10.Sudeshna Banerjee DO Tumour genetics
11.Ankita Pal DO Tumour genetics
12.Shreya Sengupta Presidency University Tumour genetics
13.Manjima Pal Presidency University Tumour genetics
14. Anneswa Banerjee PG Department, Vidyasagar College Tumour genetics
15.Dipika Agarwal PG Department, Vidyasagar College Tumour Genetics
Dr. Shantanu Das 1.Sm. Amrita Datta Presidency University Fish Biochemistry
2.Sm.Soumasree Sasmal Presidency University Fish Biochemistry