ZOOLOGY

    DEPARTMENT OF ZOOLOGY

    The Department of Zoology of this college was established in the year 2001. Presently there are 02 permanent faculty members and one contractual to teach three Zoology classes of B.Sc. Part-I,II and III. The department also has ministerial staff to assist the teachers in the teachings. The department has established laboratory wherein different species, models and charts of animals have been kept. Moreover the staff and students have been participating in extracurricular activities. The department has track result of above 80% for last 2 years. Lastly, the department has maintained its reputation and is on the path of progress.
    Zoology is of great economic value. It is of great advantage to man in several ways. It is an essential background for the study of medicine, apiculture, Sericulture, Fishery, Poultry, Genetics and Conservation of wildlife. The Zoology helps for the welfare of human being. It also provides variety of jobs like teaching, research and employment in industries.

    Faculty Profile (Seniority Wise)
    1. Dr. Ajaz Ahmed
                    (M.Phil., Ph.D.)
    Designation: Asstt. Professor (HOD)
    Area of Specialization: Wild Life
    Special Achievements

    • 1. Attended national workshop on NAAC organised by Central University, Jammu from 5th to 6th January 2015
    • 2. Participated in the SVEEP Programme as active member at Dist. Level and got the appreciation certificate from Dist. Development Commissioner, Doda.
    • 3. Attended the 10th J & K Science Congress organised by University of Jammu and Department of Science & Technology, J and K from 14th to 16th of March 2015.
    • 4. Participated in 8th JK Science Congress (JKSC-12) at University of Kashmir in September 2012.

    E-mail: ajjusania@yahoo.com
    Contact No.: +91-94191-10443

    2. Dr. Wahied Khawar Balwan
    Published 11 Reference/Text/Practical books namely:

    1. Molecular Cell Biology (Alfa Publication, New Delhi)

    2. Biotechnology: Principles & Processes (Virgo Publications, Kolkota New Delhi)

    3. Genetics (Virgo Publications,Kolkota New Delhi)

    4. Cell Biology, Genetics & Evolution (Malhotra Publication, Jammu)

    5. Economic Zoology ((Malhotra Publication, Jammu)

    6. Practical Manual on Animal Diversity ((Malhotra Publication, Jammu)

    7. Practical Manual on Zoology ((Malhotra Publication, Jammu)

    8. Laboratory Manual on Chordate Zoology ((Malhotra Publication, Jammu)

    9. A Handbook of Biochemistry (DBS Publication, New Delhi)

    10. Chordate Embryology (Alfa Publications, New Delhi)

    11. Chordate Zoology (Alfa Publication, New delhi)                             (Ph.D., FZSI., FSLSc., FAELS)
    Designation: Asstt. Professor of Zoology
    Area of Specialization: Cell Biology & Genetics (Human Genetics)
    Special Achievements:


      1. Participated and Presented the Research Paper in 25th All India National Congress of Zoology organised by Zoology Society of India at Gurukula Kangri University Haridwar, Uttarkhand from 17th to 19th November 2014

      2. Participated and presented the poster in 102nd Indian Science Congress held at University of Mumbai, Mumbai organised by Indian Science Congress Association from 3rd January to 7th January 2015.

      3. Participated and Presented the Research Paper Poster in 10th J and K Science Congress organised by University of Jammu and Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of J & K from 14th to 16th of March 2015.

      4. Published four Reference Books as First Author namely Invertebrate Zoology, Chordate Zoology, Molecular Cell Biology and Chordate Zoology under Alfa publications, New Delhi.

      5. Participated and Presented Research paper in 2nd National Symposium on Interdisciplinary Science (NISS)at G.G.M.Science College, Jammu from 27th to 28th Febrauary 2015.

      6. Participated and Presented the Research Paper in National seminar on Science & Technology for Human development organised by Department of Zoology, University of Jammu in collaboration with Indian Science Congress association Kolkota and Jammu, ISCA Chapter from 25th to 27th March 2015.
      7. Published the following Research Papers in reputed indexed journals:
          
        a. Karyotypic Study in 180 clinically diagnosed cases of multiple congenital anomalies. Journal of Zoology, 2011, 31 (1): 59-63.
          
        b. Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (Testicular feminization): First case report from Jammu & Kashmir, India. Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences 2011, 30A (1)25-31.
          
        c. An azoospermic 46, XY male with Uterus and Ovaries: A case report. Bulletin of Environment, Pharmacology and Life Sciences, 2012, 1(4): 24-26.
          
        d. Karyotypic Detection of chromosomal abnormalities in referred cases with suspected genetic disorders. BEPLS, 2012, 2(1):16-19.
          
        e. AMPHIBIAN POPULATION DECLINE: A CASE STUDY FROM JAMMU AND KASHMIR, INDIA. International Journal of Science and Nature:VOL.4(3) 2013: 571-573.

        8. Participated in the UGC-Sponsored General Orientation Course from 21-02-2011 to 24-03-2011 at JU.

        9. Participated in the UGC-Sponsored Refresher Course in the subject Life Sciences from 15-02-2012 to 06-03-2012 at JU.

        10. Participated & presented a paper in 7th JK Science Congress (JKSC-11) at University of Jammu from October 13-15, 2011.

        11. Participated & presented paper in “22nd All India Congress of Zoology” at University of Lucknow, Lucknow from December 29-31, 2011.

        12. Participated & presented a paper in 8th JK Science Congress (JKSC-12) at University of Kashmir in September 2012.

        13. Participated & presented paper in “All India Congress of Zoology” at University of Madras, Chennai from October 29-31, 2012.

        14. Awarded Fellowship Award by Indian Society of Life Sciences in December 2011 at Lucknow.

        15. Awarded Fellowship Award by Zoological Society of India at Chennai in October 2012.

        16. Nominated as National Editor of International Journal “Recent Life Science Mirror”.

        17. Awarded JK Science Innovative Teacher Award 2012 by State Govt. for Science & Technology and Department of Science and Technology.

    E-mail: wahied_kb@yahoo.co.in
    Contact No.:+91-94193-69557

    3. Dr. Neelam Saba,
                                ( M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., SET)
    Designation: Lecturer(Academic Arrangement)
    Special Achievements


      1. Participated and presented the poster in 102nd Indian Science Congress held at University of Mumbai, Mumbai organised by Indian Science Congress Association from 3rd January to 7th January 2015.

      2. Participated and Presented the Research Paper Poster in 10th J and K Science Congress organised by University of Jammu and Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of J & K from 14th to 16th of March 2015.

      3. Published four Reference Books as Co-Author namely Invertebrate Zoology, Chordate Zoology, Molecular Cell Biology and Chordate Zoology under Alfa publications, New Delhi.

      4. Participated and Presented Research paper in 2nd National Symposium on Interdisciplinary Science (NISS)at G.G.M.Science College, Jammu from 27th to 28th Febrauary 2015.

      5. Participated and Presented the Research Paper in National seminar on Science & Technology for Human development organised by Department of Zoology, University of Jammu in collaboration with Indian Science Congress association Kolkota and Jammu, ISCA Chapter from 25th to 27th March 2015.

      5. Published Research Paper "AMPHIBIAN POPULATION DECLINE: A CASE STUDY FROM JAMMU AND KASHMIR, INDIA" in International Journal of Science and Nature:VOL.4(3) 2013: 571-573.

     

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