G. R. Naik

G. R. Naik

Professor, Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Biotechnology

 
Biography

Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

1976

Ph.D.

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Topic : Physiological Studies in Sugarcane

1981

Areas of Specialization

Plant Biotechnology

Teaching Experience : 23 years
1.

Worked as Lecturer, P.G. Department of Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 1981  to 1991

2.

Worked as Reader, P.G. Department of Botany, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 1991  to 1995

3.

Working as Professor, P.G. Department of Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 1995 to till date

Administrative Experience
1. Chairman, Botany Department, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, September 1991-September 1993.
2. Coordinator and Chairman, Department of Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 1994 to 2004.
3. Academic council member, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga (1989 – 2003 and 2005 – 2007)
4. Secretary, River valley expedition and Research society of India, Miraj 1979-81.
5. Treasurer, Local organizing committee, Indian Photobiology society symposium, 1980 held at Mahabaleshwar.
6.

Organization Committee member:

i) The International Fe-symposium Zaragoza, Spain, 1993.

ii) International Symposium on Non linear analysis and Fluid Mechanics concerned with Bioscience, Gulbarga, 1992.

iii) Workshop on Environmental Biology, Gulbarga, 1993.

7. Secretary of National Seminar on Biotechnology for Rural and Industrial Development held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 1995 (sponsored by DBT, Government of India).
8. Local Organizing Secretary for All India conference on Cytology and Genetics and Symposium on Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology, Sept., 1998.
9. DBT (Govt. of India) Nominee/Representative in the IBSC (Institutional Biosafety committee) for the University of Agricultural Sciences, Karnataka from 1999-2007.
10. Member of syllabus committee on Bio-diversity, Govt. of Karnataka, India (KSCST, Bangalore).
11. Editor (Hon.) Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences (Botany) New Delhi, 1995-2000.
12. Convener of Awareness programme on "Terminator Gene Technology" for cotton growers, December 1998.
13. Convener "Workshop on Plant Tissue Culture and Medicinal Plants for unemployed youth", February 1999.
14. Member ‘District Science Centre’, Gulbarga, Advisory Board 2004-2010.
15. Board of Studies, Member, Biotechnology/Botany, Karnataka University, Dharwad, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Kuvempu University, Shimoga, Bangalore University, Bangalore, Mysore University, Mysore, Shivaji University, Kolhapur.
16. Member, DBT-JRF, BET Committee, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India.
 
Research Interest
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Physiology
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